Spineback

Spine´back`


n.1.(Zool.) A fish having spines in, or in front of, the dorsal fins.
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Common name Other common names Scientific name Rig gummy shark, smoothhound, Mustelus spotted dogfish, spotted lenticulatus smoothhound, lemon fish, pioke School grey shark, tope, flake, Galeorhinus galeus shark makohuarau, tupere Spiny southern spiny dogfish, Squalus acanthias dogfish spurdog, spineback, spikey dog Northern grey spiny dogfish, shortspine Squalus mitsukurii spiny spurdog, green-eyed dogfish dogfish Hammerhead hammerhead Sphyrna zygaena shark Bronze whaler Carcharhinus whaler brachyurus Blue shark blue pointer, blue whaler Prionace glauca Porbeagle mackerel shark Lamna nasus Mako mackerel shark Isurus oxyrinchus Carpet shark swell shark, cat shark Cephaloscyllium isabellum
The 3D was aimed at providing finer delineation of a number of pre-existing leads, including Cod West, Updip Veilfin, Catfish, Bazzard, Spineback and Hake, with a secondary objective of identifying any additional Latrobe Group targets that may exist.
In 1775, Fages noted that the creeks around San Luis Obispo, fifty miles north of La Purisima, contained "trout, spinebacks .