Horn Shark - Heterodontus francisci | SocalFauna.net

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Horn Shark (Heterodontus francisci)

Chordata > Pisces > Elasmobranchii > Selachii > Galeomorphi > Heterodontiformes > Heterodontidae

Demersal, typically to depths less than 10m. Length to about 4 feet, body with distinct dark spotting. Gulf of CA to Monterey Bay (3) Common (3) Marine.

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1. FishBase - Heterodontus francisci
2. WoRMS - Heterodontus francisci
3. Guide to the Coastal Marine Fishes of California (Miller and Lea, 1972)
4. Channel Islands National Park Fish Species List

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