Scyliorhinidae


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Related to Scyliorhinidae: Squalidae, Isuridae, Rhincodontidae, Pseudotriakidae
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Noun1.Scyliorhinidae - small bottom-dwelling sharks
fish family - any of various families of fish
cat shark - small bottom-dwelling sharks with cat-like eyes; found along continental slopes
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This strategy is present in both pelagic (as in some Isurus) and benthic sharks (such as Scyliorhinidae or Squatinidae, Cappetta, 1987).
7 SUBCLASE ELASMOBRANCHII SUBDIVISION SELACHII ORDEN CARCHARINIFORMES FAMILIA SCYLIORHINIDAE Apristurus nasutus (Gilbert, 1892) Pejegato narizon 3.
One of these was the discovery of several lots of a unique egg capsule belonging to a species of shark from the family Scyliorhinidae (catsharks).