Gogolia filewoodi Compagno, 1973,

White, William T. & Ko’Ou, Alfred, 2018, An annotated checklist of the chondrichthyans of Papua New Guinea, Zootaxa 4411 (1), pp. 1-82: 28

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4411.1

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http://treatment.plazi.org/id/735C87F1-8A4D-FFB5-9BF6-F9F45F0C8EB1

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scientific name

Gogolia filewoodi Compagno, 1973
status

 

Gogolia filewoodi Compagno, 1973 

Sailback Houndshark

Gogolia filewoodi Compagno, 1973: 394  , figs 1–7. Holotype: AMS I. 16858-001. Type locality: Astrolabe Bay , Papua New Guinea. 

Local synonymy: Gogolia filewoodi Compagno, 1973: 383  , Figs 1View FIGURE 1 –7 (Astrolabe Bay)— Compagno, 1984: 389 (Astrolabe Bay); Kailola, 1987: 13 (Astrolabe Bay); Compagno & Niem, 1998b: 1302; Ebert et al., 2013: 394, pl. 54 (PNG); Fricke et al., 2014: 13 (Madang Province); White et al., 2018: 116, figs (PNG).

PNG voucher material: (2 spec.) AMS I 16858View Materials  - 001 (holotype), pregnant female 722 mm TL, 1 mile north of Gogol River mouth, Astrolabe Bay , Madang Province, 5°18’ S, 145°50’ E, 73 m depth, 18 Jul. 1970; CAS 27588View Materials (paratype), late-term embryo 224 mm TL; KFRS E.414 (paratype), late-term embryo, 224 mm TL, taken from holotypeGoogleMaps  .

Remarks: First recorded from PNG by Compagno 1973 based on a pregnant female (and two late-term embryos) collected in 1970 by L.W. Filewood; no further specimens have been encountered since this date. The CAS paratype, one of the two late-term embryos, is listed as ‘not found’ by Eschmeyer et al. (2017). Endemic to PNG.

CAS

California Academy of Sciences

KFRS

Kanudi Fisheries Research Station

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Chondrichthyes

Order

Carcharhiniformes

Family

Triakidae

Genus

Gogolia

Loc

Gogolia filewoodi Compagno, 1973

White, William T. & Ko’Ou, Alfred 2018
2018
Loc

Gogolia filewoodi

Compagno, 1973 : 394