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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Mustelus mustelus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Mustelus mustelus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Squalus mustelus Linnaeus, 1758, Syst.Nat., ed. 10, 1:235.

Mustelus laevis Linck, 1790
? Mustelus vulgaris Cloquet, 1821
Mustellus levis Risso, 1826
Mustelus equestris Bonaparte, 1834 (in part; also M. asterias).

FAO Names:
Smooth-hound [English]
Emissole lisse [French]
Musola [Spanish]
TRIAK Must 1 [FAO Code]

Smooth-hound (Mustelus mustelus)