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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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"The spiny dogfish (squalus acanthias) is among the slowest-growing, latest maturing and longest lived of shark species.
The creature was called 'Squalus Maximus' and was likely a large basking shark.
Por ejemplo, Schlumberger & Lucke (1948) describieron un fibrosarcoma en el primer rayo de una aleta de un ejemplar de raya Raja macrorhyncha, y un condroma en una vertebra lumbar de un galludo espinilla (Squalus mitsukurii).
A study in dogfish (Squalus acanthias), demonstrated that the angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor, Captopril (CAP), greatly reduced basal drinking rates and blocked the dipsogenic response to administration of angiotensin I (ANGI), while having no effect on a strong dipsogenic effect produced by ANGII infusion (Anderson et al.
The SQ was discovered by Tsujimoto Mitsumaru in 1916, a Japanese researcher who described the compound as a highly unsaturated molecule, assigning its name to the genus from which was isolated, Squalus spp.
This library is based on optimized Squalus acanthias spiny dogfish frameworks and contains significant engineered binding loop diversity.
Also, it was reported that the growth constants of Squalius squalus La=63.91 cm, K=0.12 yr-1, t0=0.160 yr; the growth performance index (F) was 2.70 for Assino Creek in Italy (Pompei et al., 2011).
Demersal and pelagic fish dominated bottom trawl samples; the top 5 were Leucoraja spp., spiny dogfish (Squalus acanthias), Atlantic herring (Clupea harengus), haddock (Melanogrammus aeglefinus), and Peprilus spp.
Fundacion Squalus, Ministerio de Ambiente, Vivienda y Desarrollo Territorial, Instituto Colombiano Agropecuario, Colciencias, Conservacion Internacional, WWF, pp.
Non-teleost prey consumed included cephalopods, crustaceans, rajiform fish, hagfish or lamprey, squaliform or elasmobranch fish (such as Pacific Spiny Dogfish, Squalus suckleyi), gastropods, polychaetes, bivalves, and instances of the consumption of mammals or birds (Luxa and Acevedo-Gutierrez 2013).