Spotless catshark

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Spotless catshark
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Chondrichthyes
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Family: Scyliorhinidae
Genus: Bythaelurus
B. immaculatus
Binomial name
Bythaelurus immaculatus
Bythaelurus immaculatus distmap.png

Halaelurus immaculatus Y. T. Chu & Q. W. Meng, 1982

The spotless catshark (Bythaelurus immaculatus) is a catshark of the family Scyliorhinidae found in the South China Sea, at depths between 535 and 1,020 m on the continental slope. Its length is up to 71 centimetres (28 in).


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