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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Scyliorhinus canicula (Linnaeus, 1758)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Scyliorhinus canicula (Linnaeus, 1758)

Squalus canicula Linnaeus, 1758, Syst.Nat., ed. 10, 1:234.

Synonymy:
Squalus catulus Linnaeus, 1858
Squalus elegans Blainville, 1825
? Scyllium spinacipellitum Vaillant, 1888
? Scellium acutidens Vaillant, 1888
Scylliorhinus canicula var. albomaculata Pietschmann, 1907
Catulus duhamelii Garman, 1913

FAO Names:
Small-spotted catshark [English]
Petite roussette [French]
Pintarroja [Spanish]
SCYL Scyl 1 [FAO Code]

Small-spotted catshark (Scyliorhinus canicula)