Common smoothhound (Mustelus mustelus)

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Common smoothhound fact file

Common smoothhound description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassChondrichthyes
OrderCarcharhiniformes
FamilyTriakidae
GenusMustelus (1)

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Common smoothhound status

Classified as Vulnerable (VU) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Vulnerable

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (February, 2010)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Common smoothhound swimming through bull kelp  
Common smoothhound swimming through bull kelp

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