Apristurus stenseni

(Springer, 1979)

Panama ghost catshark
Classification: Elasmobranchii Carcharhiniformes Pentanchidae

Reference of the original description
Springer, S. (1979)
A revision of the catsharks, Family Scyliorhinidae. NOAA Technical Report NMFS, Circular, 422: 1–152

Synonyms / new combinations and misspellings
Parmaturus stenseni, Pentanchus stenseni

Description :

Citation: Apristurus stenseni (Springer, 1979): In: Database of modern sharks, rays and chimaeras, www.shark-references.com, World Wide Web electronic publication, Version 07/2024

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Apristurus stenseni (Springer, 1979), © FAO, www.fish-base.org
Common names
spa Pejegato panameño, fra \(T\) Holbiche nébuleuse, eng Panama ghost cat shark, eng Panama ghost catshark

Eastern Central Pacific: Panama [517]. Presence in Galapagos is questionable [16090]. Source: www.gbif.org

Human uses
fisheries: of no interest

Oviparous, paired eggs are laid. Embryos feed solely on yolk [733].

bathydemersal; marine; depth range 915 - 975 m

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