Galeus melastomus Rafinesque 1810

Bariche, Michel & Fricke, Ronald, 2020, The marine ichthyofauna of Lebanon: an annotated checklist, history, biogeography, and conservation status, Zootaxa 4775 (1), pp. 1-157: 11-12

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4775.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:C3E5AF7F-1C84-450E-B228-BD78D0084071

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4346444

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Galeus melastomus Rafinesque 1810
status

 

Galeus melastomus Rafinesque 1810   —Blackmouth catshark

Taxonomy. First record from Lebanon as Galeus melastomus Rafinesque 1810   by George & Athanassiou (1966a: 6–7); subsequently recorded as Galeus melastomus Rafinesque   by Mouneimné (1977: 60); as Galeus melastomus Rafinesque 1810   by Mouneimné (2002: 49); recently recorded as Galeus melastomus   by Lteif (2015: 61). Recent unpublished records from Beirut (24 April 2010) and Sarafand (8 February 2018). Material in collection: AUBM.

Distribution. Baltic Sea, North Sea, Mediterranean Sea, eastern North Atlantic: Faroe Islands and Norway to Senegal.

Conservation. IUCN: Global ( LC: 1 October 2003); Med. ( LC: 25 March 2016). Capture and threats: FIT, FIB, unknown. Occurrence: Rare. Medium priority for conservation action   .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Elasmobranchii

Order

Carcharhiniformes

Family

Scyliorhinidae

Genus

Galeus

Loc

Galeus melastomus Rafinesque 1810

Bariche, Michel & Fricke, Ronald 2020
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Galeus melastomus

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Galeus melastomus

Rafinesque 1810
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Galeus melastomus

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