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Related to Squatinidae: Squatina
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Noun1.Squatinidae - bottom-dwelling ray-like sharks
fish family - any of various families of fish
genus Squatina, Squatina - type genus of the Squatinidae: angel sharks
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Dos nuevas especies del genero Squatina (Chondrichthyes: Squatinidae) del Golfo de Mexico.
This strategy is present in both pelagic (as in some Isurus) and benthic sharks (such as Scyliorhinidae or Squatinidae, Cappetta, 1987).
But angel sharks (family Squatinidae) have proportionately larger jaws than any other species.
Significant decreases in yearly landings were observed for Raja spp., Centrophorus granulosus, Mustelus spp., Torpedo spp., and Squatinidae (Fig.