Pacific spiny dogfish

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Noun1.Pacific spiny dogfish - dogfish of Pacific coast of North AmericaPacific spiny dogfish - dogfish of Pacific coast of North America
spiny dogfish - small bottom-dwelling dogfishes
genus Squalus, Squalus - spiny dogfishes
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Furthermore, these studies suggested a similar pattern for the gestation period that had been described by Jones and Geen (1977) for spiny dogfish in the Pacific Ocean, a species that has now been identified as a separate species with different life history parameters: the Pacific spiny dogfish (Squalus suckleyi) (Campana et al., 2006; Ebert, 2010).
ABSTRACT--The Pacific spiny dogfish. Squalus suckleyi, is a small shark species commonly found in the North Pacific Ocean.
In this region, North Pacific Spiny Dogfish (Squalus suckleyi Girard 1854; Ebert and others 2010), hereafter Spiny Dogfish, are currently considered an abundant upper trophic level predator (Harvey and others 2010).

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