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saldanha, Scylliorhinus Barnard [K. H.] 1925:44 [Annals of the South African Museum v. 21 (pt 1); ref. 192] Off Saldanha Bay, South Africa, southeastern Atlantic, depth 500 fathoms. Holotype (unique): SAM (apparently lost). Correct spelling of original genus is Scyliorhinus. •Valid as Apristurus saldanha (Barnard 1925) -- (Compagno 1984:282 [ref. 6846], Bass 1986:89 [ref. 5635], Gubanov & Timoxin 1989:222 [ref. 36138], Springer 1990:91 [ref. 19319], Compagno et al. 1991:77 [ref. 21083], Nakaya & Sato 1999:316 [ref. 23941], Nakaya & Séret 1999:307 [ref. 24247], Sato et al. 1999:334 [ref. 24607], Compagno 1999:478 [ref. 25589], Nakaya et al. 2008:68 [ref. 29711], Weigmann 2016:33 [ref. 34211], Compagno 2016:1264 [ref. 34544]). Current status: Valid as Apristurus saldanha (Barnard 1925). Pentanchidae. Distribution: Namibia to South Africa. Habitat: marine.