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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)

Squalus squamosus Bonnaterre, 1788, Tabl.Encyclop.Method.Trois Req.Nat., Ichthyol., Paris:12.

Machephilus dumerili Johnson, 1867
Centrophorus foliaceus Günther, 1877
Centroscymnus fuscus Gilchrist and von Bonde, 1924
Centrophorus nilsoni Thompson, 1930
Enchiridiodon hendersoni J.L.B. Smith, 1957
? Lepidorhinus kinbei Tanaka, (? date)

FAO Names:
Leafscale gulper shark [English]
Squale-chagrin de l'Atlantique [French]
Quelvacho negro [Spanish]
SQUAL Centr 3 [FAO Code]

Leafscale gulper shark (Centrophorus squamosus)