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Species profile—Hemitriakis abdita (darksnout houndshark)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Chondrichthyes (cartilaginous fishes) → TriakidaeHemitriakis abdita (darksnout houndshark)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Chondrichthyes (cartilaginous fishes)
Family
Triakidae
Scientific name
Hemitriakis abdita Compagno & Stevens, 1993
Common name
darksnout houndshark
Type reference
Compagno, L.J.V. and Stevens, J.D. 1993. Hemitriakis falcata n. sp. and *H. abdita* n. sp., two new houndsharks (Carcharhiniformes: Triakidae) from Australia. Rec. Aust. Mus. 195-220
WildNet taxon ID
22551
Synonym(s)
Hemitriakis sp. B
Alternate name(s)
darksnout hound shark
Conservation significant
No
Wetland status
Wetland Dependant Species
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil
Species environment
Marine

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Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0.
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=22551.

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
8 March 2022