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Sailfin Roughshark
Scientific Name:
Galeus murinus
Family Name:
63.0 cm
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Sailfin Roughshark

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Sailfin Roughshark Description
  Roughsharks (Oxynotidae) are a group of small sharks that are mostly bottom-dwellers. They have a stout, laterally-compressed body, no anal fin, and a prominent ridge along the abdomen. Their lower teeth point backwards and the upper teeth are larger in the back of the mouth.  
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