Galeus melastomus Rafinesque, 1810

Carneiro, Miguel, Martins, Rogélia, Landi, Monica & Costa, Filipe O., 2014, Updated checklist of marine fishes (Chordata: Craniata) from Portugal and the proposed extension of the Portuguese continental shelf, European Journal of Taxonomy 73, pp. 1-73: 11

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2014.73

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:9A5F217D-8E7B-448A-9CAB-2CCC9CC6F857

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3869283

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/F442953B-2E77-EF68-FF1B-FD06FBF87D63

treatment provided by

Tatiana

scientific name

Galeus melastomus Rafinesque, 1810
status

 

* □ Galeus melastomus Rafinesque, 1810  

– Blackmouth catshark; Leitão ①③, ②

The presence of this species off the Azores needs further evaluation ( Santos et al. 1997). According to Ebert & Stehmann (2013), the occurrence of G. melastomus   off the Azores is possible.