Squalus suckleyi

Alternate names: spiny dogfish

Author: Girard, 1854


Size: to 130 cm.

Geographic Information

Ocean range (global): North Pacific, Japan.

Published depth range: 0 - 1236 m

Additional Information


Encyclopedia of Life

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National Center for Biotechnology Information

Ebert, D.A., W.T. White , K.J. Goldman, L.J.V. Compagno, T.S. Daly–Engel, and R. D. Ward (2010). Resurrection and redescription of Squalus suckleyi (Girard, 1854) from the North Pacific, with comments on the Squalus acanthias subgroup (Squaliformes: Squalidae). Zootaxa, 2612: 22–40.

Ebert, D. (2003). Sharks, rays, and chimeras of California. University of California Press, Berkeley, CA. 284 pp.

Citation: Squalus suckleyi (Girard, 1854) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/mbari.org/dsg/view/concept/Squalus%20suckleyi. Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2022-11-30.
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