Status Review Report for Harrisson’s Dogfish(Centrophorus harrissoni)

April 01, 2015

This document is the status review of the Australian gulper shark, Harrisson’s dogfish (Centrophorus harrissoni); it has also been referred to historically as ‘dumb shark’. This status review is in response to a petition1 to list 81 spec

This document is the status review of the Australian gulper shark, Harrisson’s dogfish (Centrophorus harrissoni); it has also been referred to historically as ‘dumb shark’. This status review is in response to a petition1 to list 81 species as threatened or endangered under the Endangered Species Act (ESA). Under the ESA, if a petition is found to present substantial scientific or commercial information that the petitioned action may be warranted, a status review shall be promptly commenced (16 U.S.C. 1533(b)(3)(A)).

Last updated by Office of Protected Resources on 04/10/2020

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