smooth hound

Smooth-hound

[smooth-hound]

The smooth-hounds are a genus, Mustelus, of sharks in the family Triakidae. The name of the genus comes from the Latin mustela meaning weasel.

Size

A smooth-hound can grow up to 5.25 ft (159 cm) long and weigh more than 29 lb (13 kg).

Species

References

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