Flathead catshark

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Flathead catshark
Apristurus macrorhynchus (Flathead catshark).gif
Drawing by Dr Tony Ayling
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Chondrichthyes
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Superorder: Selachimorpha
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Family: Scyliorhinidae
Genus: Apristurus
Species: A. macrorhynchus
Binomial name
Apristurus macrorhynchus
(S. Tanaka (I), 1909)
Apristurus macrorhynchus distmap.png
Range of the flathead catshark (in blue)

The flathead catshark (Apristurus macrorhynchus) is a catshark of the family Scyliorhinidae in the order Carcharhiniformes, found in the deep waters of the northwest Pacific Ocean.

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