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Bight Ghostshark
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Information
Common Name Blackfin Ghostshark
Range Australia
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Chondrichthyes
Order Chimaeriformes
Family Chimaeridae
Genus Hydrolagus
Species H. lemures
Conservation Status
LCSpecies
Least Concern

The Bight ghostshark, or blackfin ghostshark, (Hydrolagus lemures), is a species of fish in the Chimaeridae family. It is endemic to Australia. Its natural habitat is open seas.

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