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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Leptocharias smithii (Müller & Henle, 1839)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Leptocharias smithii (Muller & Henle, 1841)


Leptocharias smithii (Müller & Henle, 1841)
Triaenodon smithii Müller & Henle, 1841, Syst. Beschr. Plagiost.: 56, pl. 21
(Cabinda Bay, West Africa). Type: unknown.
Mustelus osborni Fowler, 1923, Am. Mus. Novit., (103): 1 (mouth of the Congo River). Holotype: AMNH no. 8281.

Common names:

Barbelled houndshark [En]
Emissole a grandes levres [Fr]
Tiburon barbudo [Es]

Barbelled houndshark (Leptocharias smithii)