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Journal of Ichthyology

, Volume 59, Issue 1, pp 113–114 | Cite as

On the Status of Paragaleus longicaudatus (Hemigaleidae)

  • A. M. ProkofievEmail author
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Abstract

In consideration of literature, it is concluded that it is necessary to restore the validity of Paragaleus longicaudatus (Bessednov, 1966) and of its synonymy with P. randalli Compagno et al., 1996.

Keywords:

Chondrichthyes Hemigaleidae taxonomy synonymy South China Sea 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Severtsov Institute of Ecology and Evolution, Russian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussia
  2. 2.Shirshov Institute of Oceanology, Russian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussia

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