Squalus griffini


Northern spiny dogfish
Classification: Elasmobranchii Squaliformes Squalidae

Reference of the original description
PHILLIPPS, W.J. (1931)
New species of piked dogfish. New Zealand Journal of Science and Technology, 12 (6): 360–361

Image of the original description
No image in first description.

Synonyms / new combinations and misspellings
Flakeus griffini

Squalus griffini
Holotype: NMNZ: P00662;

Description :

Citation: Squalus griffini PHILLIPPS, 1931: In: Database of modern sharks, rays and chimaeras, www.shark-references.com, World Wide Web electronic publication, Version 02/2021

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Lateral view of: A. Squalus griffini (NMNZ P 39893, female 1018 mm TL); B. Squalus griffini holotype (NMNZ P 662, female 972 mm TL); C. Squalus griffini (CSIRO H 6006–11, immature male 473 mm TL). In: DUFFY, C. & LAST, P.R. 2007 Part 9 - Redescription of the Northern Spiny Dogfish Squalus griffini Phillips 1931 from New Zealand. CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research Paper, 14: 91-100
Common names
eng Northern spiny dogfish

Southwest Pacific: New Zealand. Source: www.gbif.org

Size / Weight / Age
89.9 cm TL (male/unsexed; [3335]); 110 cm TL (female)

bathydemersal; marine; depth range 37 - 950 m [578]

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