Mouse Catshark

Mouse Catshark

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The mouse catshark is a species of catshark, family Scyliorhinidae, common in the northeastern Atlantic Ocean, from Iceland to Western Sahara. There is much taxonomic confusion regarding this species in Icelandic waters, where it may be confounded with another species of Galeus or Apristurus. Probably not exceeding 49 cm long, the mouse catshark has a uniformly brown body and is characterized by large, rounded pelvic fins and crests of enlarged dermal denticles along both the dorsal and ventral caudal fin margins. In addition, in adult males the inner margins of the pelvic fins are merged into an "apron"show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 120 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 186g
  • Culp Press
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6134912611
  • 9786134912617