WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMustelus canis (Mitchill, 1815)

Mustelus canis, 606 m platform west of Puerto Rico, Caribbean.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA Okeanos Explorer, Océano Profundo 2015. Identifications by A. Quattrini et al. For more information see: Quattrini AM, Demopoulos AWJ, Singer R, Roa-Veron A, Chaytor JD (2017). Demersal fish assemblages on seamounts and other rugged features in the northeastern Caribbean. Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers 123: 90-104.
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor 
158518 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158518)
accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Massachusetts to southern Brazil  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Massachusetts to southern Brazil [details]
Bailly, N. (2008). Mustelus canis (Mitchill, 1815). In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2017). FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158518 on 2017-11-24

Date
action
by
2005-05-26 07:43:32Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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basis of record Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source McEachran, J. D. (2009). Fishes (Vertebrata: Pisces) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1223–1316 in: Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSqualus canis Mitchill, 1815) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAllomycter dissutus Guitart Manday, 1972) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMustelus canis canis (Mitchill, 1815)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMustelus canis insularis Heemstra, 1997) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

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

context source (HKRMS) Sin, Y. T. (2009). Age, growth and reproductive biology of whitespotted bamboo shark (Chiloscyllium plagiosum) from Hong Kong and adjacent waters. Mphil thesis. The University of Hong Kong. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet Feeds on large crustaceans, mainly crabs, but also heavily on lobsters  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Massachusetts to southern Brazil [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Found at depths of 0- 579m. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat benthic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Social- Comercial, fishery and gamefish [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Viviparous (with a yolk-sac placenta), with 4 to 20 young in a litter [details]
 

Host of
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthobothrium mathiasi Euzet, 1959 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthobothrium schalli Vardo-Zalik & Campbell, 2011 [via synonym] (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAchtheinus oblongus Wilson C.B., 1908 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalicotyle palombi Euzet & Williams, 1960 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEudactylina valei Nuñes-Ruivo, 1956 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKroyeria lineata Van Beneden, 1853 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemesis robusta (Van Beneden, 1851) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNesippus orientalis Heller, 1865 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaeon versicolor Wilson C.B., 1919 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProchristianella tumidula (Linton, 1980) (parasite)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocharopinus bicaudatus (Krøyer, 1837) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSymcallio violae (Nasin, Caira & Euzet, 1997) Bernot, Caira & Pickering, 2015 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsmooth dogfish  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcazón dientón  [details]
Mustelus canis, 606 m platform west of Puerto Rico, Caribbean.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA Okeanos Explorer, Océano Profundo 2015. Identifications by A. Quattrini et al. For more information see: Quattrini AM, Demopoulos AWJ, Singer R, Roa-Veron A, Chaytor JD (2017). Demersal fish assemblages on seamounts and other rugged features in the northeastern Caribbean. Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers 123: 90-104.
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor