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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Heterodontus francisci (Girard, 1855)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Heterodontus francisci (Girard,1854)

Cestracion francisci Girard,1854, Proc.Acad.Nat.Sci.Philadelphia,7(6):196.

Heterodontus californicus Herald, 1961 (error for H. francisci).

FAO Names:
Horn shark [English]
Requin dormeur cornu [French]
Dormilón cornudo [Spanish]
HET Het 2 [FAO Code]

Horn shark (Heterodontus francisci)