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Mitsukurina
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Goblin Shark
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Chondrichthyes
Order Lamniformes
Family Mitsukurinidae
Genus Mitsukurina

Mitsukurina is a genus of mackerel shark in the family Mitsukurinidae. It contains one extant species, the goblin shark and more extinct species. The genus was circumscribed by American ichthyologist David Starr Jordan in 1898.

Species[]

Mitsukurina lineataMitsukurina maslinensis
Goblin Shark, Mitsukurina owstoni
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