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Narrownose Chimaera
Harriotta -raleighana 658w
Information
Range Temperate seas worldwide, at depths of between 200 and 2,600 m.
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Chondrichthyes
Order Chimaeriformes
Family Rhinochimaeridae
Genus Harriotta
Species H. raleighana

The Narrownose chimaera', (Harriotta raleighana), is a longnose chimaera of the family Rhinochimaeridae, found in temperate seas worldwide, at depths of between 200 and 2,600 m. Its length is between 1 and 1.5 m, including a long tapering snout and a long filamentous tail.

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