Galeus melastomus Rafinesque, 1810

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Blackmouth catshark

Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass-2) > Elasmobranchii (Class) > Neoselachii (Subclass) > Selachii (Infraclass) > Galeomorphi (Super order) > Carcharhiniformes (Order) > Pentanchidae (Family)

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Galeus melanostomus Rafinesque, 1810
Pristiurus melanostomus Lowe, 1843
Pristiurus melastomus (Rafinesque, 1810)
Pristiurus souverbiei LaFont, 1868
Scyllium artedi Risso, 1820
Scyllium artedii Risso, 1820
Scyllium melanostomum Bonaparte, 1834
Squalus annulatus Nilsson, 1832
Squalus delarochianus Blainville, 1816
Squalus prionurus Otto, 1821

International References

original description Rafinesque, C. S. (1810). Caratteri di alcuni nuovi generi e nuove specie di animali e piante della sicilia, con varie osservazioni sopra i medisimi. Per le stampe di Sanfilippo: Palermo, Italy. pp. 105, 20 fold. Pl., available online at [details]

additional source Artedi, A.P. (1793). Sueci synonymia nominum piscium fere omnium. Ichthyologiae pars IV. Editio II. Röse: Grypeswaldiae. [details]

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at [details]

basis of record van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 357-374 [details]

additional source Dyntaxa. (2013). Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at [15-01-2013]., available online at [details]

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at [details]

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