Taxon profile


Centrophorus Müller & Henle, 1837

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Chondrichthyes - cartilaginous fishes »  order Squaliformes - dogfish sharks »  family Centrophoridae

Scientific synonyms

Pseudocentrophorus Chu, Meng & Liu, 1981

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Included taxa

Number of records: 13

species Centrophorus acus Garman, 1906 - Needle Dogfish
species Centrophorus atromarginatus Garman, 1913
species Centrophorus granulosus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) - Gulper Shark
species Centrophorus harrissoni McCulloch, 1915 - Harrisson's Dogfish
species Centrophorus isodon (Chu, Meng & Liu, 1981) - Blackfin Gulper Shark
species Centrophorus lusitanicus Bocage & Capello, 1864 - Lowfin Gulper Shark
species Centrophorus moluccensis Bleeker, 1860 - Arrowspine Dogfish
species Centrophorus niaukang Teng, 1959 - Taiwan Gulper Shark
species Centrophorus squamosus (Bonnaterre, 1788) - Deepwater Spiny Dogfish
species Centrophorus tessellatus Garman, 1906 - Mosaic Gulper Shark
species Centrophorus uyato (Rafinesque, 1810) - Little Gulper Shark
species Centrophorus westraliensis White, Ebert & Compagno, 2008
species Centrophorus zeehaani White, Ebert & Compagno, 2008

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/824]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Centrophorus Müller & Henle, 1837]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN Australian Faunal Directory [1c040afc-899e-4d8e-aebc-a0a2d9fa802d]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Centrophorus Müller & Henle, 1837]
Data retrieved on: 20 January 2015

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