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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChlamydoselachus africana Ebert & Compagno, 2009 
AphiaID: 474887

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElasmobranchii (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNeoselachii (Subclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSelachii (Infraclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSqualomorphi (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexanchiformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChlamydoselachidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChlamydoselachus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChlamydoselachus africana (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChlamydoselachus Garman, 1884
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChlamydoselachus africana Ebert & Compagno, 2009
Sources  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]

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Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern frilled shark  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Namibian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Specimen  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]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
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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]
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Chlamydoselachus africana
Chlamydoselachus africana
Chlamydoselachus africana - Holotype
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:474887
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2010-05-06 09:57:44Z  created  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: 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://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=474887 on 2017-09-22
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