Ecomare, Peter van der Wolf   cc-by-nc

Mustelus mustelus (Common Smoothhound) is a species of modern sharks in the family hound sharks. They are listed as vulnerable by IUCN. Individuals can grow to 200 cm. Reproduction is viviparous and iteroparous. They rely on carcharhiniform to move around.

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  • URI: https://eol.org/schema/terms/carcharhiniform
  • Definition: Body/caudal fin propulsion, retaining eel-like body movements and exploiting interactions between the sidewash from an anterior median fin with the next posterior fin, increasing its effective angle of attack
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Common Smoothhound. View this species on GBIF