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NOAA Photo Library Image - fizh1764

Taxonomic studies may have many ramifications. Here a Bureau biologist is examining the structures attaching dermal denticles to the skin of a deep-water shark.

Image ID: fizh1764, NOAA's Historic Fisheries Collection
Location: California, Pacific Grove
Credit: NOAA Central Library Historical Fisheries Collection; BCF Ichthyological Field Station, Stanford University

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