Parmaturus macmillani

Hardy, 1985

McMillan's cat shark
Classification: Elasmobranchii Carcharhiniformes Pentanchidae

Reference of the original description
Hardy, G.S. (1985)
A new species of catshark in the genus Parmaturus Garman (Scyliorhinidae), from New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Zoology, 12(1), 119–124

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Synonyms / new combinations and misspellings
Parmaturus (Parmaturus) macmillani

Parmaturus macmillani
Holotype: NMNZ: P15859; Paratype: NMNZ: P10343;

Description :

Citation: Parmaturus macmillani Hardy, 1985: In: Database of modern sharks, rays and chimaeras,, World Wide Web electronic publication, Version 07/2024

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Common names
eng McMillan"s cat shark, eng New Zealand filetail

Southwest in the Indian Ocea, Madagascar and the Pacific, New Zealand.

Size / Weight / Age
45.0 cm TL (male/unsexed; [578])

bathydemersal; marine; depth range 670 - 1500 m [578]

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