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Holohalaelurus melanostigma
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Holohalaelurus melanostigma

(Norman 1939)

Holohalaelurus melanostigma was originally described as Scyliorhinus (Halaelurus) melanostigma by Norman in 1939. It belongs to the family Pentanchidae. It is found in Salt water.
Species   melanostigma
AuthorWI   Norman [J. R.]
AuthorNI   Norman
Qualification   ---
Year   1939
Status   Valid
Chondrichthyes Chondrichthyes
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhiniformes
Family   Pentanchidae
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Genus   Holohalaelurus
Subgenus   ---

Class   Chondrichthyes
Order   Carcharhiniformes
Family   Pentanchidae
Genus   Holohalaelurus
Original Name   Scyliorhinus (Halaelurus)        
Taxon Name   melanostigma
Original Combination   Scyliorhinus (Halaelurus) melanostigma
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Scyliorhinus (Halaelurus) melanostigma
OriginalSubGenus   Scyliorhinus
Original Author   Norman
Original AuthorWI   Norman [J. R.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1939
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Zanzibar area, Tanzania, western Indian Ocean, station 115, depth 640-658 meters.
Primary Code   Holotype
Primary Type   BMNH 1939.5.24.2
Page   9
Illustrations   Fig. 2A

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Holohalaelurus melanostigma
Current Species melanostigma
Current Genus Holohalaelurus
Current AuthorWI Norman [J. R.]
Current AuthorNI Norman
Current Year 1939
Current Family Pentanchidae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat Marine.        
Water Salt water

Current Summary   Valid as Holohalaelurus melanostigma  (Norman 1939). Pentanchidae.
Name History   •Synonym of Holohalaelurus regani (Gilchrist 1922) -- (Compagno 1984:338 [ref. 6846]). •Valid as Holohalaelurus melanostigma (Norman 1939) -- (Human 2006:28 [ref. 28824], Human 2010:25 [ref. 30764], Weigmann 2016:41 [ref. 34211]).

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favus Holohalaelurus favus Human [B. A.] 2006Valid
grennian Holohalaelurus grennian Human [B. A.] 2006Valid
polystigma Holohalaelurus polystigma (Regan [C. T.] 1921)Synonym
punctatus Holohalaelurus punctatus (Gilchrist [J. D. F.] 1914)Valid
regani Holohalaelurus regani (Gilchrist [J. D. F.] 1922)Valid
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