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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Poroderma africanum (Gmelin, 1789)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Poroderma africanum (Gmelin, 1789)

Squalus africanus Gmelin, 1789, Caroli Linnaei Syst.Nat., 1(3):1494.

Squalus vittatus Shaw and Nodder, 1798
Squalus striatus Lichtenstein, 1844.

FAO Names:
Striped catshark [English]
Roussette rubanée [French]
Alitán listado [Spanish]
SCYL Por 1 [FAO Code]

Striped catshark (Poroderma africanum)