Dwarf catshark

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Not to be confused with Asymbolus parvus, also known as the dwarf catshark.
Dwarf catshark
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Chondrichthyes
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Superorder: Selachimorpha
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Family: Scyliorhinidae
Genus: Scyliorhinus
Species: S. torrei
Binomial name
Scyliorhinus torrei
Howell-Rivero, 1936
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The dwarf catshark, Scyliorhinus torrei, is a catshark, belonging to the family Scyliorhinidae. It is found off the coast of southern Florida, the Bahamas, and Cuba.[1]


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