Common name of Pristiophorus japonicus
Common name Requin scie à nez court
Language French
Type FAO old
Official trade name No
Rank 4 - (Less common name)
Country France
Ref. Coppola, S.R., W. Fischer, L. Garibaldi, N. Scialabba and K.E. Carpenter, 1994
Life stage juveniles and adults
Sex females and males
1st modifier
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Remarks 'nez court', i.e., short nosed; 'nez' from Latin 'nasus' (Ref. 9404); 'court', i.e., short, from Latin 'curtus', i.e., to shorten by cutting (Ref. 9404). Name not listed in ASFIS version 2006 (Ref. 56807).
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