Smallfin gulper shark facts for kids
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The smallfin gulper shark (Centrophorus moluccensis) is a medium-sized deepwater dogfish in the family Centrophoridae.
Habits and habitat
Smallfin gulpers are common deepwater sharks. They live near the bottom between 130 and 820 m. They are ovoviviparous and have two pups per litter. Their diets are primarily bony fish, but also other sharks, molluscs, crustaceans, and even tunicates are consumed.
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