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A review of the smooth-hound sharks (genus Mustelus, family Triakidae) of the western Atlantic Ocean, with descriptions of two new species and a new subspecies

@article{Heemstra1997ARO,
  title={A review of the smooth-hound sharks (genus Mustelus, family Triakidae) of the western Atlantic Ocean, with descriptions of two new species and a new subspecies},
  author={P. Heemstra},
  journal={Bulletin of Marine Science},
  year={1997},
  volume={60},
  pages={894-928}
}
  • P. Heemstra
  • Published 1997
  • Biology
  • Bulletin of Marine Science
The taxonomy and distribution of sharks of the genus Mustelus in the western Atlantic Ocean are treated. [...] Key Result Morphometric features, denticle and tooth configurations, buccopharyngeal denticle patterns, and vertebral numbers are shown to be useful taxonomic characters within the genus.Expand
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