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Class: Elasmobranchii
Order: Squaliformes
Family: Somniosidae Sleeper sharks

Genus: Scymnodalatias

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4 species (see list below)

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Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 111 cm TL

 
Scymnodalatias albicauda
[Whitetail dogfish]
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Eastern Central Atlantic

 
Scymnodalatias garricki
[Azores dogfish]
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Southeast Pacific.

 
Scymnodalatias oligodon
[Sparsetooth dogfish]

Photo by FAO

Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 80.3 cm TL
Scymnodalatias sherwoodi (Archey, 1921)

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Scymnodalatias sherwoodi
[Sherwood dogfish]
4 Species of Family Somniosidae with Genus Scymnodalatias
(Sleeper sharks)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1986 Scymnodalatias albicauda Whitetail dogfish Eastern Indian Ocean 111 TL
1988 Scymnodalatias garricki Azores dogfish Eastern Central Atlantic
1988 Scymnodalatias oligodon Sparsetooth dogfish Southeast Pacific.
1921 Scymnodalatias sherwoodi Sherwood dogfish Southwest Pacific 80.3 TL



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