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Onefin catshark

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Onefin catshark

Onefin catshark
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Chondrichthyes
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Superorder: Selachimorpha
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Family: Scyliorhinidae
Genus: Pentanchus
H. M. Smith & Radcliffe, 1912
Species: P. profundicolus
Binomial name
Pentanchus profundicolus
H. M. Smith & Radcliffe, 1912
Range of the onefin catshark

The onefin catshark (Pentanchus profundicolus) is a species of catshark, and part of the family Scyliorhinidae. It is the only member of its genus.


  • Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2011). "Pentanchus profundicolus in FishBase. February 2011 version.
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