NOTES ON THE RECORD OF GOBLIN SHARK (Mitsukurina owstoni Jordan, 1898) FROM INDONESIA

- Fahmi

Abstract


A goblin shark, Mitsukurina owstoni,was captured by deepwater shark longline targeting squaloid sharks off Palabuhanratu, West Java, Indonesia at about 200 m depth. Morphological measurements were taken and compared to other records from Australia, New Zealand and Japan. This new recordfrom Indonesian waters extends the distribution of this species in the Indian Ocean.


Keywords


Record, Goblin shark, Mitsukurina owstoni, Indonesia

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