Broadbanded Lanternshark

Broadbanded Lanternshark

Edited by 

List price: US$38.00

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks


Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The broadbanded lanternshark, Etmopterus gracilispinis, is a shark of the family Dalatiidae found in the western and southeast Atlantic, between latitudes 40 N and 45 S, at depths of between 70 and 1,000 m. Its length is up to 35 cm.Reproduction is presumed to be ovoviviparous.Dalatiidae is a family of sharks in the order Squaliformes, commonly known as kitefin sharks (which also refers specifically to the species Dalatias licha). Members of this family are small, under 2 m (6.6 ft) long, and are found worldwide. They have cigar-shaped bodies with narrow heads and rounded snouts. Several species have specialized bioluminescent organs.
show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 60 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 100g
  • United States
  • English
  • 613663385X
  • 9786136633855