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 11/2022

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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)