Deania hystricosa

(Garman, 1906)

Rough longnose dogfish
Classification: Elasmobranchii Squaliformes Centrophoridae

Reference of the original description
Garman, S. (1906)
New Plagiostoma. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College, 46(11): 203–208

Image of the original description
No image in first description.

Synonyms / new combinations and misspellings
Acanthidium hystricosum, Centrophorus hystricosus, Deania histricosa, Deania hystricosum, Deania mauli

Deania hystricosa
Holotype: MCZ: 1130-S (old: Owston #7784) (missing)
Deania mauli
Holotype: MNHN: not researched; Paratype: MNHN: 1969-0300; MNHN: 1969-0299; MNHN: 1969-0298; MNHN: ? (not 1969-0296); MNHN: AB-0264 (ex MNHN 1965-0143);

Description :

Citation: Deania hystricosa (Garman, 1906): In: Database of modern sharks, rays and chimaeras,, World Wide Web electronic publication, Version 10/2021

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Deania hystricosa (GARMAN, 1906), © FAO,
Common names
spa Tollo raspa, fra \(T\) Squale-savate rude, eng Rough longnose dogfish

Northeast Atlantic: Madeira. Northwest Pacific: Japan. Source:

Human uses
fisheries: minor commercial; price category: not marketed/unknown; price reliability:

Ovoviviparous, embryos feed solely on yolk [733]. Distinct pairing with embrace [17086].

Size / Weight / Age
84.0 cm TL (male/unsexed; [518]); 109 cm TL (female)

bathydemersal; marine; depth range 600 - 1000 m

shark-references Species-ID=1944;

Parasites (arranged by Jürgen Pollerspöck)