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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Centrophorus squamosus (Bonnaterre, 1788)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Centrophorus squamosus (Bonnaterre, 1788)

Synonyms:

Lepidorhinus squamosus (Bonnaterre, 1788)
Squalus squamosus Bonnaterre, 1788, Tabl. encyc. méth.... Ichthyol.: 12 (no type locality). Holotype (head only): MNHN no. A 7829.
Acanthorhinus squamosus: Blainville, 1816: 121.
Lepidorhinus squamosus: Bonaparte, 1838: 207 Garman, 1913: 211-212 Roule, 1919: 118-119 Fowler, 1936: 78, fig. 25 Albuquerque, 1954-1956: 122-123, fig. 71, 72B Smith, 1967: 119-120 Blache et al., 1970: 37, fig. 77a-b.
Centrophorus squamosus: Müller & Henle, 1841: 90-91, pl. XXXIV Bocage & Capello, 1864: 260 Duméril, 1865: 448-449, pl. V (fig. 11-15) Bocage & Capello, 1866: 27, pl. III (fig. 2f) Günther, 1870: 422 Vaillant, 1888: 69-71, pl. III (fig. 2, 2a-2e) Holt & Calderwood, 1895: 372-380, pl. XLIII (fig. 1) Goode&Bean, 1896: 13 Jensen, 1899: 411-419, pl. III Collett, 1905: 19-21 Regan, 1908: 52 Roule, 1912 11-12, 25-26, 28-29, 30, 32, part. Saemundsson, 1926: 475-477, fig. 250 Lozano Rey, 1928: 440-443, fig. 144-145 Nobre, 1935: 452-453 Grey, 1956: 95-97 Bigelow & Schroeder, 1957: 66-72, 74, 83, fig. lB, 8B, 9B, 10A, B, llB, C Wheeler, 1969: 65 Maurin & Bonnet, 1970: 22, fig. 15 Ledoux, 1970: 332-334, fig. 10.
Machephilus dumerili Johnson, 1867, Proc. zool. Soc. Lond.: 713-715 (off Madeira). Holotype: BMNH no. 1865.5.20.14.
Centrophorus dumerili: Günther, 1870: 422 Goode & Bean, 1896: 13.
Centrophorus squamosus var. dumerili: Vaillant, 1888: 69-71, pl. III (fig. 3, 3a-b).

Common names:

Leafscale gulper shark [En]
Squale-chagrin de l'Atlantique [Fr]
Quelvacho negro [Es]

Leafscale gulper shark (Centrophorus squamosus)