Asymbolus funebris

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Not to be confused with Scyliorhinus meadi, also known as the blotched catshark
Blotched catshark
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Chondrichthyes
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Superorder: Selachimorpha
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Family: Scyliorhinidae
Genus: Asymbolus
Species: A. funebris
Binomial name
Asymbolus funebris
Compagno, Stevens & Last, 1999
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Range of the blotched catshark

The blotched catshark, Asymbolus funebris, is a catshark of the family Scyliorhinidae,[1] the only specimen, the holotype, being found off West Australia at 144 m. Its length is 44 cm and its reproduction is oviparous.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2006). "Asymbolus funebris" in FishBase. July 2006 version.