Smoothound - Mustelus Mustelus

Smoothound - Mustelus Mustelus

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Species Compatibility

Large Wrasse
Large Gadiods
Bass / Beam

Suitable DisplayReef Tank
Ray Tank
Ocean Tank


They are a Grey Slender looking fish .
Have a very distinctive dorsal fin.
Generally grey or brown with a white belly.


Smoothhound are bottom living sharks which occur on a wide variety of seabed types but are most commonly encountered on sand or gravel at depths between 1-50m,. It feeds on a range of bottom-living invertebrates, especially crabs, shrimps, molluscs and worms and also some small fish.

Species fact

Give birth to live pups and normally have litters between 3 / 15 pups.