Lanternsharks (Squaliformes: Etmopteridae: Etmopterus) are the most species-rich group of squaloid
sharks with more than thirty small, darkly colored species recognized within the genus (Compagno et al.
Review of the deep sea squaloid shark genus Scymnodon of Japan, with adescription of a new species.
Squaloids of the genera Deania, Etmopterus, Oxynotus, and Dalatias in New Zealand waters.
2]) extrapolated from four species of squaloid
Isistius brasiliensis, a squaloid
shark, the probable cause of crater wounds on fishes and cetaceans.
The squaloid shark Echinorhinus brucus off Virginia.
First record of the squaloid shark Scymnodon squamulosus from the Hawaiian Islands.
Review of the deep sea squaloid shark genus Scymnodon off Japan, with a description of a new species.
For example, squaloid sharks have biennial cycles with concurrent vitellogenesis and gestation (see below), while sharks of the genus Carcharhinus generally have biennial cycles with consecutive, year-long vitellogenesis and gestation (Castro 1993, 1996).
Squaloid biennial cycle with concurrent vitellogenesis and gestation
Quick and dirty tabulation of stomach contents and maturity stages for skates (Rajidae), squaloid
and other ovoviviparous and viviparous species of sharks.
sharks of the Philippine Archipelago, with descriptions of new genera and species.