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Chlamydoselachus africana Ebert & Compagno, 2009
Accepted name
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Chlamydoselachus; Species: africana; Original reference
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  Status details:   
senior synonym, original combination
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  Etymology of Generic name : 
Greek, chlamys, -idos = cloak, cape + Greek, selachos = shark (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
Named africana is in allusion to the Marine and Coastal Management research vessel “Africana” in recognition of the excellent research surveys this vessel has conducted over the past several decades. It is also the vessel that collected
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
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