Image: Plunket's Dogfish, Centroscymnus plunketi

Plunket's Dogfish, Centroscymnus plunketi

A 1.3 m long Plunket's Dogfish caught at a depth of about 900 m, during the NORFANZ expedition on the Western Norfolk Ridge, Tasman Sea.

Kerryn Parkinson
© NORFANZ Founding Parties


The fish is registered in the Australian Museum Fish Collection (AMS I.42748-001).

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Tags fishes, ichthyology, Centroscymnus plunketi, Plunket's Dogfish, shark, Lord Plunket's Shark, Plunket Shark, Waite's Deepsea Dogfish, grey, brown, odd-spapes, odd-shaped, > 1m, marine, adult, stout body,