Neoharriotta carri Bullis & Carpenter, 1966
Neoharriotta carri
photo by Simpson, R.

Family:  Rhinochimaeridae (Longnose chimaeras)
Max. size:  59.6 cm TL (male/unsexed); 74.5 cm TL (female)
Environment:  bathydemersal; marine; depth range 340 - 600 m
Distribution:  Western Central Atlantic: Caribbean Sea off the coasts of Colombia and Venezuela.
Biology:  Confined to upper and mid-slope depths (Ref. 30438). Oviparous (Ref. 205). Eggs are encased in horny shells (Ref. 205).
IUCN Red List Status: Near Threatened (NT); Date assessed: 02 September 2019 (A2d) Ref. (124695)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 02.06.99
Modified by: Luna, Susan M. - 02.09.04

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