Gulf smoothhound

Reproduction is Ovoviviparous.

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The Gulf smoothhound lives in the pelagic-oceanic, marine, depth range 20 - 250 m , usually 42 - 91 m environment.

View all available Gulf smoothhound shark pictures in the Shark Pictures Database Common Names: Gulf of Mexico smoothhound shark, gulf smoothound, gulf smooth dogfish, sand shark, mud shark, smooth dog, smooth hound, grayfish. More

Common names

cazón del Golfo in Spanish (español)
Golf Van Mexico Toonhaai in Dutch (Nederlands)
Golf Van Mexico Toonhaai in Unknown
Gulf smoothhound in English
Mustelus sinusmexicanus in French (français)
北美星鯊 in Mandarin Chinese
北美星鯊 in Unknown
北美星鲨 in Mandarin Chinese
北美星鲨 in Unknown

Order : Carcharhiniformes
Family : Triakidae
Genus : Mustelus
Species : Mustelus sinusmexicanus
Authority : Heemstra, 1997