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Etmopterus burgessi

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Etmopterus burgessi

Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Chondrichthyes
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Order: Squaliformes
Family: Etmopteridae
Genus: Etmopterus
Species: E. burgessi
Binomial name
Etmopterus burgessi
Schaaf-Da Silva & Ebert, 2006
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Etmopterus burgessi is a newly described lanternshark of the family Etmopteridae in the order Squaliformes. It is found only around Taiwan. Its expected common name would be Taiwan lanternshark.

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