Eridacnis barbouri

(BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1944)


Cuban ribbontail catshark
Classification: Elasmobranchii Carcharhiniformes Proscylliidae

Reference of the original description
BIGELOW, H.B. & SCHROEDER, W.C. (1944)
New sharks from the Western North Atlantic. Proceedings of the New England Zoological Club, 23: 21–36

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Synonyms / new combinations and misspellings
Triakis barbouri

Types
Eridacnis barbouri
Holotype: MCZ: 36099; Paratype: MCZ: 36149 MCZ: 36150 MCZ: 36151 MCZ: 36201 MCZ: 36214 MCZ: 36140 MCZ: 36141 MCZ: 36143 MCZ: 36145 MCZ: 36146 MCZ: 36148 MCZ: 36138 USNM: 123007 (ex MCZ 36142) (2); USNM: 123006 (ex MCZ 36143);


Description :


Citation: Eridacnis barbouri (BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1944): In: Database of modern sharks, rays and chimaeras, www.shark-references.com, World Wide Web electronic publication, Version 11/2018

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Common names
spa Tiburón turquino, spa Tollo coludo cubano, fra \(T\) Requin chat cubain, fra \(T\) Requin-chat cubain, eng Cuban Ribbontail Catshark, eng Cuban ribbontail cat shark, eng Pigmy dogfish

Distribution
Western Central Atlantic: apparently confined to a limited area in the Florida Straits and off the north coast of Cuba. Source: www.gbif.org

Human uses
fisheries: of no interest

Biology
Live-bearing, yolk-only [733].

Size / Weight / Age
200 cm TL (male/unsexed; [20078])

Habitat
bathydemersal; marine; depth range 400 - 650 m [13336]