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Class: Elasmobranchii
Order: Pristiophoriformes
Family: Pristiophoridae Saw sharks

Genus: Pliotrema

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Max. Length 98 cm TL

 
Pliotrema annae
[Anna’s sixgill sawshark]
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Max. Length 143 cm TL

 
Pliotrema kajae
[Kaja’s sixgill sawshark]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 170 cm TL
Pliotrema warreni Regan, 1906

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Pliotrema warreni
[Warren’s sixgill sawshark]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Pliotrema annae Anna’s sixgill sawshark Western Indian Ocean 98 TL 2020
Pliotrema kajae Kaja’s sixgill sawshark Western Indian Ocean 143 TL 2020
Pliotrema warreni Warren’s sixgill sawshark Western Indian Ocean 170 TL 1906



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