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Title: Scymnodalatias  
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Subject: Squaliformes, Azores dogfish, Sherwood dogfish, Sparsetooth dogfish, Whitetail dogfish
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Sherwood dogfish
Scymnodalatias sherwoodi

Drawing by Dr Tony Ayling

Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Chondrichthyes
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Order: Squaliformes
Family: Somniosidae
Genus: Scymnodalatias
Garrick, 1956

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Scymnodalatias is a genus of squaliform sharks in the family Somniosidae.



  • Froese, Rainer, and Daniel Pauly, eds. (2011). ScymnodalatiasSpecies of in FishBase. February 2011 version.
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