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Little Sleeper Shark
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Information
Range Northeast Atlantic, Western Mediterranean, and Western Pacific around New Zealand, at depths of between 200 and 1,000 m.
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Chondrichthyes
Order Squaliformes
Family Somniosidae
Genus Somniosus
Species S. rostratus

The Little sleeper shark, (Somniosus rostratus), is a sleeper shark of the family Somniosidae found in the northeast Atlantic, western Mediterranean, and western Pacific around New Zealand, at depths of between 200 and 1,000 m. Its length is up to 1.43 m.

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