Narrownose smooth hound

Narrownose smooth-hounds feed on crabs and probably other crustaceans, and presumably small fishes.

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The Narrownose smooth hound lives in the demersal, oceanodromous, marine, depth range 60 - 195 m environment.

The Narrownose smooth hound is classified as Endangered (EN), considered to be facing a very high risk of extinction in the wild.

The narrownose smooth hound is an important economic resource for the coastal fleet at Quequ More

Common names

Argentinsk Hundhaj in Swedish (Svenska)
Cação in Portuguese (Português)
Cação da Patagónia in Portuguese (Português)
Cação-bico-doce in Portuguese (Português)
Cação-da-Patagónia in Portuguese (Português)
Canejo in Portuguese (Português)
Émissole de Patagonie in French (français)
Émissole gatuso in French (français)
Gatuso in Spanish (español)
Gatuzo in Spanish (español)
Mustelus schmitti in French (français)
Narrownose smooth hound in English
narrownose smooth-hound in English
Palombo atlantico in Italian (Italiano)
Patagonian smoothhound in English
Patagonische gladde haai in Dutch (Nederlands)
Patagonischer Glatthai in German (Deutsch)
Patagonisk glathaj in Danish (dansk)
Smalsnuittoonhaai in Dutch (Nederlands)
Smalsnuittoonhaai in Unknown
舒氏星鯊 in Mandarin Chinese
舒氏星鯊 in Unknown
舒氏星鲨 in Mandarin Chinese
舒氏星鲨 in Unknown

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Order : Carcharhiniformes
Family : Triakidae
Genus : Mustelus
Species : Mustelus schmitti
Authority : Springer, 1939