Notorynchus cepedianus, Bluntnose sevengill shark, Broad snouted sevengill, Broadnose sevengill shark, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Notorynchus cepedianus, Bluntnose sevengill shark, Broad snouted sevengill, Broadnose sevengill shark, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Notorynchus cepedianus

Notorynchus cepedianus Description

A large seven-gilled cowshark with a wide head, short and blunt snout, and fusiform body. Dorsal fin small, origin may vary from over insertion of pelvic fins to over free rear tips of pelvic fins. Anal fin smaller than dorsal fin. Max length: 300 cm TL.

Notorynchus cepedianus Common Names

  • Bluntnose sevengill shark, Broad snouted sevengill, Broadnose sevengill shark

Notorynchus cepedianus Taxonomic Structure

What type of species is Notorynchus cepedianus? Below, you will find the taxonomic groups the Notorynchus cepedianus species belongs to.

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Notorynchus cepedianus, marine species closely related

Notorynchus cepedianus, distinctive physical characteristics

How to identify Notorynchus cepedianus marine species? Below, you will find the list of main identification criteria and physical characteristics of marine species Notorynchus cepedianus. For each identification criteria, the corresponding physical characteristics of marine species Notorynchus cepedianus are marked in green.

Notorynchus cepedianus, geographic distribution

Where is Notorynchus cepedianus found in the world? Below, you will find the list and a world map of the geographic distribution where the marine species Notorynchus cepedianus can be found.

Country Locations Dive Sites
South Africa False Bay Millers Point

    Notorynchus cepedianus, underwater photographers

    Which photographers have photos of Notorynchus cepedianus species? Below, you will find the list of underwater photographers and their photos of the marine species Notorynchus cepedianus.