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First case of synophthalmia and albinism in the Pacific angel shark Squatina californica



First case of synophthalmia and albinism in the Pacific angel shark Squatina californica



Journal of Fish Biology 85(2): 494-501



The first record in Mexican waters of albinism and synophthalmia (partial cyclopia) in the Pacific angel shark, Squatina californica is presented. Albinism is not lethal, but synophthalmia may cause the death of the individual immediately after birth.

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Accession: 053248304

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PMID: 24919845

DOI: 10.1111/jfb.12412


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