Gulf chimaera

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Hydrolagus alberti)
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Gulf chimaera
Hydrolagus alberti.jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Chondrichthyes
Order: Chimaeriformes
Family: Chimaeridae
Genus: Hydrolagus
H. alberti
Binomial name
Hydrolagus alberti

The gulf chimaera (Hydrolagus alberti) is a species of cartilaginous fish in the family Chimaeridae found near Mexico, the United States, and possibly Suriname. Its natural habitat is open seas.[1]


  1. ^ a b Dagit, D.D. 2005. Hydrolagus alberti. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 3 August 2007.