Galeus antillensis

SPRINGER, 1979



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
Galeus arae antillensis, Galeus cf. antillensis

Types
Galeus antillensis
Holotype: USNM: 214178; Paratype: USNM: 214177;


Description :


Citation: Galeus antillensis SPRINGER, 1979: In: Database of modern sharks, rays and chimaeras, www.shark-references.com, World Wide Web electronic publication, Version 02/2019

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Common names
spa Gatica manchada

Distribution
Western Central Atlantic: northern slopes of Cuba, Hispaniola, Puerto Rico, Jamaica, and many of the Leeward islands of the Caribbean southward to Martinique. Not in Compagno"quot;s 1999 checklist [529].

Habitat
bathydemersal; marine; depth range 150 - 700 m [13336]

Remarks
shark-references Species-ID=2412;