WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSqualus megalops (MacLeay, 1881)

105925  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:105925)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Found on the outer continental shelves and...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Found on the outer continental shelves and upper slopes. Forms large schools. Feeds on bony fishes inlcuding lanternfishes, star-eaters (@Astronesthes@), snake and conger eels, scorpion fishes, shrimps, cephalopods and other sharks. Ovoviviparous, with 2 to 4 young in a litter. Some sexual segregation occurs, on the east coast of South Africa, with breeding females staying more southerly in distribution. Utilized for human consumption. [details]
Bailly, N. (2008). Squalus megalops (MacLeay, 1881). In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2017). FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=105925 on 2017-12-15

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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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, 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. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Ben Rais Lasram, F.; Mouillot, D. (2008). Increasing southern invasion enhances congruence between endemic and exotic Mediterranean fish fauna. Biological Invasions. 11(3): 697-711., available online at https://doi.org/10.1007/s10530-008-9284-4 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSqualus acutipinnis Regan, 1908) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSqualus probatovi Myagkov & Kondyurin, 1986) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthias megalops MacLeay, 1881) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSqualis megalops (MacLeay, 1881)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

context source (HKRMS) ERM. (1998). Fisheries resources and fishing operations in Hong Kong waters. Final report. Submitted to Agriculture & Fisheries Department, The Hong Kong SAR Government. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Found on the outer continental shelves and upper slopes. Forms large schools. Feeds on bony fishes inlcuding lanternfishes, star-eaters (@Astronesthes@), snake and conger eels, scorpion fishes, shrimps, cephalopods and other sharks. Ovoviviparous, with 2 to 4 young in a litter. Some sexual segregation occurs, on the east coast of South Africa, with breeding females staying more southerly in distribution. Utilized for human consumption. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
 

Host of
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthobothrium australis Robinson, 1965 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAchtheinus oblongus Wilson C.B., 1908 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCharopinus bicaudatus (Krøyer, 1837) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDemoleus latus Shiino, 1954 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEudactylina vilelai Nuñes-Ruivo, 1956 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGilquinia robertsoni Beveridge, 1990 (parasite)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus longispinosus Wilson C.B., 1908 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerissopus dentatus Steenstrup & Lütken, 1861 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerissopus oblongus (Wilson C.B., 1908) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocharopinus bicaudatus (Krøyer, 1837) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrebius benzi Dippenaar, 2017 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrebius caudatus Krøyer, 1838 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorshortnose spurdog  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKurznasen-Dornhai  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortrumpasnukis dygliaryklis  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorköpekbalığı  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorАкула колюча коротконоса  [details]