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The Smallfin Gulper Shark Centrophorus moluccensis is reported for the first time from the Andaman & Nicobar waters of the Indian EEZ.Â A male specimen of 785mm total length and weighing 2.34kg was landed by a motorized longliner at Burmanallah, South Andaman District.Â The specimen was caught off Chidiyatapu, South Andaman at a depth of 250m.Â A detailed morphological description of the specimen and comparison with previous literature is provided.
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