Dalatiidae

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Dalatiidae

[‚dal·ə′tī·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
The spineless dogfishes, a family of modern sharks belonging to the squaloid group.
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Comparing external and internal dorsal-spine bands to interpret the age and growth of the giant lantern shark, Etmopterus baxteri (Squaliformes: Etmopteridae).
Adicionalmente, en las inmediaciones de la plataforma continental se presenta una amplia zona marina continua de aguas que alcanzan gran profundidad donde estan representadas varias especies mesopelagicas como la familias Centrophoridae y Etmopteridae. Ademas, en el Atlantico mexicano encontramos amplias costas arenosas, un gran numero de arrecifes de coral bien desarrollados y un numero considerable de sistemas lagunares-estuarinos (Contreras-Espinosa, 1993; Castro-Aguirre, Espinosa-Perez & Schmitter-Soto, 1999).
Life history of a wide-ranging deepwater lantern shark in the north-east Atlantic, Etmopterus spinax (Chondrichthyes: Etmopteridae), with implications for conservation.
Lanternsharks (Squaliformes: Etmopteridae: Etmopterus) are the most species-rich group of squaloid sharks with more than thirty small, darkly colored species recognized within the genus (Compagno et al.
Description of six new species of lanternsharks of the genus Etmopterus (Squaloidea: Etmopteridae) from the Australasian region.
nov., a new species of lanternshark (Squaliformes: Etmopteridae) from Taiwan.
Taxonomic resolution of the Etmopterus pusillus species group (Elasmobranchii, Etmopteridae) with a description of E.
ECHINORHINIDAE (Bramble Sharks) Echinorhinus brucus (Bonnaterre, 1788) Bramble shark ETMOPTERIDAE (Lanternsharks) Centroseyllium fabricfi (Reinhardt, 1825) Black dogfish Etmopterus bigelowi Shirai and Tachikawa, 1993 Blurred lanternshark Often confused with the similar E.
Etmopterus robinsi (Elasmobracnhii, Etmopteridae), a new species of deep-water lantern shark from the Caribbean Sea and western North Atlantic, with a redescription of Etmopterus hillianus.