Etmopterus splendidus Yano, 1988, Yano, 1988

Straube, Nicolas, White, William T., Ho, Hsuan-Ching, Rochel, Elisabeth, Corrigan, Shannon, Li, Chenhong & Naylor, Gavin J. P., 2013, A DNA sequence-based identification checklist for Taiwanese chondrichthyans, Zootaxa 3752 (1), pp. 256-278: 261

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Etmopterus splendidus Yano, 1988


Etmopterus splendidus Yano, 1988  

Type locality: off Shimo-Koshiki Island, 31 °46.0' N, 129 ° 43.8 ' E, Japan.

The six Taiwanese samples of E. splendidus   formed a single cluster together with an additional sample (GN 995) also from Taiwan ( Figure 2, Supplementary Material 1). This cluster is sister to a clade comprising one sample of E. sentosus   (GN 7402) from the Indian Ocean off Mozambique.