Somniosus pacificus

Alternate names: Pacific sleeper shark

Author: Bigelow and Schroeder, 1944


Geographic Information

Published depth range: California: 1044 - 2000 m.

Habitat description: Demersal.

Additional Information


Encyclopedia of Life

Tree of Life

World Register of Marine Species

National Center for Biotechnology Information

Allen, L.G., D.J. Pondella, and M.H. Horn, Eds. (2006). The Ecology of Marine Fishes California and Adjacent Waters. University of California Press, Berkeley, CA, 670 pp.

Citation: Somniosus pacificus (Bigelow and Schroeder, 1944) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2022-11-30.
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