Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Chordata > Subphylum Vertebrata > Superclass Gnathostomata > Superclass Pisces > Class Elasmobranchii > Subclass Neoselachii > Infraclass Selachii > Superorder Squalomorphi > Order Squatiniformes > Family Squatinidae > Genus Squatina

Squatina aculeata Cuvier, 1829

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

SquatinaDuméril, 1806accepted genus name

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 English: sawback angelshark sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 English-United States: Sawback Angelshark sources: english PESI focal point
 German: Sägerücken-Engelhai sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Greek: Ακανθορίνα sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Israel (Hebrew): מלאך-ים מגובשש sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Lithuanian: paprastasis plokščiakūnis ryklys sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Polish: raszpla ciernista sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Spanish, Castillian: angelote espinoso

Literature

basis of record

van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces - Chondrichthyes, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 358-360

additional source

FishBase, version december 2007

additional source

FishBase, version may 2009

Genbank

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Taxonomy

Link To FishBase

External Links

Link To FishBase
Link To GBIF

Citation

Bailly, N. (2010). Squatina aculeata Cuvier, 1829. In: Nicolas Bailly (2010). FishBase. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2012) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:105926

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Occurrence

 Present  Absent  Doubtful  Native  Introduced  Naturalised  Invasive  Managed  No data

Environment


marine, not brackish, not fresh, not terrestrial

Importance

IUCN:
Red List status CR 2007This species is critically endangered and is considered to be facing an extremely high risk of extinction in the wild according to the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources

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Last modified

2008-01-15 by Nicolas Bailly

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