Apristurus indicus   (Brauer,  1906) (Fish)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Elasmobranchii
Order:Carcharhiniformes
Family:Scyliorhinidae

Image copyrights: Jurgen Pollerspock

Description
Oviparous.


Synonym (s)
Scylliorhinus indicus Brauer, 1906

Common Name (s)
• Smallbelly Catshark (English)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Demersal
IUCN Status:  Data Deficient

Biogeography


• Kerala, Kochi Fisheries Harbour INDIA (Record: 01/2008-06/2009) (Depth: 1289-1840 mts)

Literature Source(s)
  • Akhilesh, KV; Ganga, U; Pillai, NGK; Vivekanandan, E; Bineesh, KK; Shanis, CPR and Hashim, M (2011) Deep-sea fishing for chondrichthyan resources and sustainability concerns-a case study from southwest coast of India Indian Journal of Geo-Marine Sciences NISCAIR 40(3) 347-355 Available at - nopr.niscair.res.in/bitstream/.../1/IJMS%2040(3)%20347-355.pdf
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Froese, R and Pauly, D (2000) Fishbase 2000: Concepts, design and data sources ICLARM 344 pp Available at - http://www.fishbase.org
  • www.shark-references.com Available at - http://www.shark-references.com/

Page last updated on:2012-02-17

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