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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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Development and observations of a spiny dogfish Squalus acanthias reduction device in a raised footrope silver hake Merluccius bilinearis trawl.
The New England and Mid-Atlantic large mesh trawl fishery targets summer flounder, Paralichthys dentatus; bluefish, Pomatomus saltatrix; monkfish, Lophius americanus; and spiny dogfish, Squalus acanthias.
In 1939, the Navy submarine USS Squalus sank during a test dive off the New England coast.
The sea lions came to Sarasota from a Myakka City-based organization, Squalus, Inc.
This is an obvious test of our community and its strong scientific reputation, as there is a dogfish near the upper right corner in the first panel - one that every student would or should recognize as the good ol' Squalus acanthias of freshman biology.
Dubois et al [42] observed in a cartilaginous fish Squalus a stimulatory effect of insulin and IGF-I on DNA synthesis in premeiotic stages of proliferation of male germ cells.
Vyonke W Influence of biological and environmental factors on Nitogenous extractives of the spurdog Squalus acanthias .
Activation of liver carnitine palmitoyltransferase-1 and mitochondrial acetoacetyl-CoA thiolase is associated with elevated ketone body levels in the elasmobranch Squalus acanthias.
In addition, Betka and Callard (1999) showed that intracellular 109Cd in the testis of the shark Squalus acanthias was stage dependent resulting in a 3-to-5 fold gradient: germinal zone > premeiotic > meiotic > postmeiotic stages.
30pm) On 23 May 1939, the US Navy's newest submarine, Squalus, suffered a catastrophic malfunction and flooded, taking her to the North Atlantic floor.