Galeus antillensis

Springer, 1979

Classification: Elasmobranchii Carcharhiniformes Pentanchidae

Reference of the original description
Springer, S. (1979)
A revision of the catsharks, Family Scyliorhinidae. NOAA Technical Report NMFS, Circular, 422: 1–152

Synonyms / new combinations and misspellings
Galeus arae antillensis, Galeus cf. antillensis

Galeus antillensis
Holotype: USNM: 214178; Paratype: USNM: 214177;

Description :

Citation: Galeus antillensis Springer, 1979: In: Database of modern sharks, rays and chimaeras,, World Wide Web electronic publication, Version 07/2024

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Common names
spa Gatica manchada

Western Central Atlantic: northern slopes of Cuba, Hispaniola, Puerto Rico, Jamaica, and many of the Leeward islands of the Caribbean southward to Martinique. Not in Compagno"quot;s 1999 checklist [529].

bathydemersal; marine; depth range 150 - 700 m [13336]

shark-references Species-ID=2412;