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Combtooth lanternshark

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Kingdom  Animalia
Subclass  Elasmobranchii
Family  Etmopteridae
Scientific name  Etmopterus decacuspidatus
Rank  Species
Phylum  Chordata
Order  Squaliformes
Genus  Etmopterus
Higher classification  Etmopterus
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Similar  Caribbean lanternshark, Short‑tail lanternshark, African lanternshark, Fringefin lanternshark, Brown lanternshark

The combtooth lanternshark, Etmopterus decacuspidatus, is a shark of the family Etmopteridae the only specimen, and holotype, being found from the South China Sea between the Viet Nam coast and Hainan Island, at a depth of between 510 and 690 m. The holotype's length is 29 cm.

Reproduction is presumed to be ovoviviparous.

References

Combtooth lanternshark Wikipedia


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