family Triakidae


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Noun1.family Triakidae - small sharks with smooth skins and lacking spines on their dorsal finsfamily Triakidae - small sharks with smooth skins and lacking spines on their dorsal fins
fish family - any of various families of fish
genus Mustelus, Mustelus - smooth dogfishes
smooth dogfish - small bottom-dwelling shark found along both Atlantic coasts
genus Triaenodon, Triaenodon - a genus of Triakidae
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The narrownose smooth-hound (Mustelus schmitti) is a small shark in the family Triakidae that attains a maximum total length (TL) of 110 cm (Menni, 1985).
A review of the smooth-hound sharks (Genus Mustelus, Family Triakidae) of the Western Atlantic Ocean, with descriptions of two new species and a new sub-species.