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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScyliorhinidae Gill, 1862 
AphiaID: 105693

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorElasmobranchii (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNeoselachii (Subclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSelachii (Infraclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGaleomorphi (Superorder) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhiniformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScyliorhinidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhiniformes
Sources  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 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcat sharks  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrødhaifamilien  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorraudhaifamilien  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrödhajar  [details]
Direct child
taxa (23)

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtelomycterus Garman, 1913
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulohalaelurus Fowler, 1934
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBythaelurus Compagno, 1988
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephaloscyllium Gill, 1862
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFigaro Whitley, 1928
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaploblepharus Garman, 1913
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoroderma Smith, 1838
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchroederichthys Springer, 1966
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScyliorhinus Blainville, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScylliorhinus Blainville, 1816

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsymbolis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsymbolus Whitley, 1939
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAteleomycterus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtelomycterus Garman, 1913
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCatulus Valmont de Bomare, 1764 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScyliorhinus Blainville, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCatulus Garman (ex Valmont), 1913 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScyliorhinus Blainville, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConoporoderma accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoroderma Smith, 1838
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDichichthys accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParmaturus Garman, 1906
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJuncrus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsymbolus Whitley, 1939
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParapristurus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApristurus Garman, 1913
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentachus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentanchus Smith & Radcliffe, 1912
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristiurus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus Rafinesque, 1810
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSciliorhinus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScyliorhinus Blainville, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScyllium Cuvier, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScyliorhinus Blainville, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycliorhinus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScyliorhinus Blainville, 1816
Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Distribution: temperate and tropical seas. Usually elongated, catlike eyes with nictitating eyelids. Lower eyelid usually with longitudinal fold. Gill openings 5, the fifth over origin of pectoral fin. Two small, spineless dorsal fins. One of the largest family of sharks, occurring from the intertidal zone to the edges of the continental and insular shelves and down the slopes to depths greater than 2000 m. Spawns large eggs in tough egg-cases with tendrils. Some species are ovoviviparous. Feed mainly on invertebrates and small fishes.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:105693
Taxonomic
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Scyliorhinidae Gill, 1862. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=105693 on 2014-12-28
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