Family Somniosidae Jordan, 1888 – sleeper sharks

Family Somniosidae Jordan, 1888 – sleeper sharks

The Family Somniosidae includes 6 genera (Centroscymnus, Centroselachus, Scymnodalatias, Scymnodon, Zameus and Somniosus)

There are 6 genera and 17 species currently recognized: Centroscymnus (3), Centroselachus (1), Scymnodalatias (4), Scymnodon (3), Zameus (1) and Somniosus (5)

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Somniosidae PDF - Full Classification

Family Somniosidae sleeper sharks

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Distributions and Habitats

Family Somniosidae