Cuban chimaera

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Cuban chimaera
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Chondrichthyes
Order: Chimaeriformes
Family: Chimaeridae
Genus: Chimaera
C. cubana
Binomial name
Chimaera cubana

The Cuban chimaera (Chimaera cubana) is a species of fish in the family Chimaeridae. It is found in Colombia, Cuba, and Puerto Rico. Its natural habitat is open seas. It is threatened by habitat loss.


  1. ^ Dagit, D.D. & Caldas, J.P. 2005. Chimaera cubana. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 3 August 2007.