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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Synonym of Proscymnodon plunketi (Waite, 1910)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Centroscymnus plunketi (Waite, 1909)

Centrophorus plunketi Waite, 1909, Trans.New Zealand Inst., 42:384, figs 1-3.

Centrophorus waitei Thompson, 1930

Other Scientific Names Recently in Use:
Scymnodon plunketi (Waite, 1909).

FAO Names:
Plunket shark [English]
Pailona austral [French]
Pailona austral [Spanish]
SQUAL Centros 6 [FAO Code]

Plunket shark (Centroscymnus plunketi)