Squalus acanthias

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Noun1.Squalus acanthias - destructive dogfish of the Atlantic coastal waters of America and EuropeSqualus acanthias - destructive dogfish of the Atlantic coastal waters of America and Europe; widely used in anatomy classes
spiny dogfish - small bottom-dwelling dogfishes
genus Squalus, Squalus - spiny dogfishes
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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.
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.
Duguay et al [45] studied the Divergence of insulin-like growth factors I and II in the elasmobranch Squalus acanthias and observed that the prototypical IGF molecule duplicated and diverged in an ancestor of the extant gnathostomes.
Reproduction and embryonic development of spiny dogfish Squalus acanthias in the Strait of Georgia, British Columbia.
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.
populations of the spiny dogfish, Squalus acanthias, shown here in a 1959 photo.
Other taxa, such as dogfish (including Squalus acanthias or Etmopterus spinax), ray (Rajidae), wolf-fish (Anarhichas lupus) and flatfish (Heterosomata) are present only as trace species.