Barbeled hound shark

The barbeled houndshark, Leptocharias smithii, is a species of ground shark and the only member of the family Leptochariidae.

The Barbeled hound shark lives in the demersal, brackish, marine, depth range 10 - 75 m , usually 10 - 60 m environment.

Nothing known about the Barbeled hound shark

Common names

Baard-hondhaai in Afrikaans
Barbeled hound shark in English
barbeled houndshark in English
Barbelled houndshark in English
Cação-corre-corre in Portuguese (Português)
Chien de mer roux in French (français)
Émissole à grandes lèvres in French (français)
Émissole à grosses lèvres in French (français)
Émissole barbue in French (français)
Gallo in Spanish (español)
Leptocharias smithii in Italian (Italiano)
Marajo in Spanish (español)
Requin in French (français)
Skægget glathaj in Danish (dansk)
Smiths Schlankhai in German (Deutsch)
Taess in Arabic (‫العربية)
Taess in Arabic, Hassaniya
Tiburón barbudo in Spanish (español)
Tompafogú cápa in Hungarian (Magyar)
Tubarão-barbudo in Portuguese (Português)
Voeldraadhondshaai in Dutch (Nederlands)
細鬚雅鯊 in Mandarin Chinese
细须雅鲨 in Mandarin Chinese

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Order : Carcharhiniformes
Family : Leptochariidae
Genus : Leptocharias
Species : Leptocharias smithii
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