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.
2]) extrapolated from four species of squaloid
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
two sizes of embryos found at the same time of the year in several species of Centrophorus) suggests that it may be the rule in squaloid sharks.
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.