Squalus


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Related to Squalus: Squalus acanthias
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Noun1.Squalus - spiny dogfishesSqualus - spiny dogfishes      
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
family Squalidae, Squalidae - dogfishes having a spine in each dorsal fin
Atlantic spiny dogfish, Squalus acanthias - destructive dogfish of the Atlantic coastal waters of America and Europe; widely used in anatomy classes
Pacific spiny dogfish, Squalus suckleyi - dogfish of Pacific coast of North America
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Fundacion Squalus, Ministerio de Ambiente, Vivienda y Desarrollo Territorial, Instituto Colombiano Agropecuario, Colciencias, Conservacion Internacional, WWF, pp.
Non-teleost prey consumed included cephalopods, crustaceans, rajiform fish, hagfish or lamprey, squaliform or elasmobranch fish (such as Pacific Spiny Dogfish, Squalus suckleyi), gastropods, polychaetes, bivalves, and instances of the consumption of mammals or birds (Luxa and Acevedo-Gutierrez 2013).
Pacific spiny dogfish, Squalus suckleyi (hereafter termed "spiny dogfish"), is a species of Squali form shark found throughout the
Por ello, en Mexico se encuentran especies de aguas templadas como Squalus suckleyi, Somniosus pacificus y Torpedo californica, representantes de la provincia de California, otras de tolerancia a aguas templado-tropicales como Heterodontus mexicanus y Squatina dumeril de las provincias de Cortes y de la de Carolina respectivamente, y debido a que los ambientes tropicales dominan en ambos litorales, se encuentra que la condrictiofauna mexicana esta principalmente representada por estas especies que son propias de las provincias Caribena y la de Panama.
The Cuban dogfish Squalus cubensis (Howell Rivero, 1936) inhabits the subtropical Atlantic Ocean from North Carolina to southern Brazil and Argentina, including the greater Caribbean and the Gulf of Mexico (Compagno, 1984, 2002; Monzini, 2006; Jones et al, 2013; Brooks et al, 2015).
Large fish such as the cod Polyprion oxygeneios and the dogfish Squalus fernandinus are described as the main predators of adult lobsters of Juan Fernandez (Arana 1974).
In fact, sharks produce urine that is significantly more dilute than their body fluids (800 mOsm kg'1 in spiny dogfish Squalus acanthias Linnaeus, 1758; Evans et al.
Development and observations of a spiny dogfish Squalus acanthias reduction device in a raised footrope silver hake Merluccius bilinearis trawl.
In 1939, the Navy submarine USS Squalus sank during a test dive off the New England coast.
El Fondo para la Accion Ambiental y la Ninez, Conservacion Internacional Colombia, la Fundacion Squalus y la Universidad del Valle financiaron parcialmente este trabajo en el marco del proyecto de investigacion "Evaluacion del estado actual de los objetos de conservacion faunisticos en isla Gorgona: una aproximacion holistica a la valoracion ecologica del PNN Gorgona", permiso de investigacion PIBD DTSO 011-10.