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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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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).
He distinguished it from the other genera in the family Scyliorhinidae by the presence of a supraorbital crest on the chondrocranium and the lack of upper and lower labial furrows.