WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChlamydoselachus africana Ebert & Compagno, 2009

474887

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:474887

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh
Ebert, D. A.; Compagno, L. J. V. (2009). Chlamydoselachus africana, a new species of frilled shark from southern Africa (Chondrichthyes, Hexanchiformes, Chlamydoselachidae). Zootaxa. 2173: 1-18. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  SAMC SAM 31028, locality Namibian Exclusive...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype SAMC SAM 31028, locality Namibian Exclusive Economic Zone (off the Cunene River, Namibia, 409 m deep, trawled by RV Benguela) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species name africana is in allusion to...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species name africana is in allusion to the Marine and Coastal Management research vessel “Africana” in recognition of the excellent research surveys this vessel has conducted over the past several decades. It is also the vessel that collected the paratype SAM 36076. [details]
Bailly, N. (2010). Chlamydoselachus africana Ebert & Compagno, 2009. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2017). FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=474887 on 2017-11-20

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2010-05-06 09:57:44Z
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original description Ebert, D. A.; Compagno, L. J. V. (2009). Chlamydoselachus africana, a new species of frilled shark from southern Africa (Chondrichthyes, Hexanchiformes, Chlamydoselachidae). Zootaxa. 2173: 1-18. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype SAMC SAM 31028, locality Namibian Exclusive Economic Zone (off the Cunene River, Namibia, 409 m deep, trawled by RV Benguela) [details]
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species name africana is in allusion to the Marine and Coastal Management research vessel “Africana” in recognition of the excellent research surveys this vessel has conducted over the past several decades. It is also the vessel that collected the paratype SAM 36076. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern frilled shark  [details]