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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Centrophorus acus Garman, 1906

Scientific synonyms and common names

Centrophorus acus Garman, 1906

Centrophorus acus Garman, 1906, Bull.Mus.Comp.Zool.Harvard, 46(11):204.

Centrophorus steindachneri Pietschmann, 1907
?Centrophorus drygalskii Engelhardt, 1912.

FAO Names:
Needle dogfish [English]
Squale-chagrin aiguille [French]
Quelvacho agujón [Spanish]
SQUAL Centr 5 [FAO Code]

Needle dogfish (Centrophorus acus)