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African chimaera


The African chimaera (Hydrolagus africanus) is a species of fish in the Chimaeridae family found near Kenya, Mozambique, Namibia, and South Africa.

Chimaeridae - shortnosed chimaeras | Wildlife Journal Junior


Species include: the Cuban chimaera, the spotted ratfish, and, smalleyed ... African Chimaera - Hydrolagus africanus Africa atlantic Ocean indian Ocean

Species in Hydrolagus - Fish Identification


1922, Hydrolagus africanus, African chimaera, Western Indian Ocean, 67 TL ... 1959, Hydrolagus macrophthalmus, Big eye chimaera, Eastern Pacific, 63.9 TL.

Kristin Walovich – Pacific Shark Research Center


There is a misconception that the taxonomy of sharks, rays and chimaeras, has ... yet very little information is available for the African Chimaera (Hydrolagus ...

아프리칸 키메라(African chimaera)


연골어강→전두아강→은상어목→은상어과→아프리칸 키메라(African chimaera) Hydrolagus africanus. Class Chondrichthyes(Cartilaginous fishes)→Subclass ...

The Not-So-Legendary Chimera • Damn Interesting


Feb 15, 2006 ... There are chimera African violets, where the core of the plant is genetically distinct from the outer layers. Animal chimeras, or mosaics, as they ...

Landmark paper reveals that ¼ of shark and ray species are ...


Jan 21, 2014 ... Cape Town, South Africa, January 21, 2014- A quarter of the world's sharks, rays and chimaeras (the chondrichthyan fishes) are threatened ...

Hydrolagus africanus | Shark-References


Description, classification, synonyms, distribution map, bibliography and images of Hydrolagus africanus - African chimaera.

ELMO | South African Elasmobranch Monitoring | Species List


204 of worldwide 1188 Chondrichthyan species are known to occur in Southern Africa [1] –117 shark, 79 batoid and 8 chimaera species – making it the 4th most  ...

Looking for Lost Sharks: An Exploration of Discovery through the ...


The diversity of sharks, rays, skates and ghost sharks (=chimaeras) has .... Kristin recently redescribed the poorly known African chimaera, and is the lead ...

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Chimaera Species - ReefQuest Centre for Shark Research


Some 42 species of living chimaera are known, divided into three families. ... Hydrolagus, africana, (Gilchrist), 1922, African Chimaera. Hydrolagus, alberti ...

Chimaeridae (shortnose chimaeras) - Biodiversity Explorer


Chimaeras with a short, bluntly pointed or rounded snout, low second dorsal fin, ... Species found in southern Africa ... Hydrolagus africanus (African chimaera).

Guide to southern African cartilaginous fish (sharks, rays and ...


Guide to southern African cartilaginous fish (sharks, rays and chimaeras). Life > Eukaryotes > Opisthokonta > Metazoa (animals) > Bilateria > Deuterostomia ...