Squatina armata

(PHILIPPI, 1887)



Classification: Elasmobranchii Squatiniformes Squatinidae

Reference of the original description
PHILIPPI, R.A. (1887)
Sobre los tiburones y algunos otros peces de Chile. Anales de Ia Universidad de Chile, 71: 535–574

Synonyms / new combinations and misspellings
Rhina armata

Types
Squatina armata
Holotype: DBCUCH: ?


Description :


Citation: Squatina armata (PHILIPPI, 1887): In: Database of modern sharks, rays and chimaeras, www.shark-references.com, World Wide Web electronic publication, Version 03/2021

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Squatina armata (PHILIPPI, 1887), male, San Andres de Tumaco, Nariño, Colombia © Sergio Iván Jiménez Suárez
Common names
spa Angelote, eng Angel shark

Distribution
Southeast Pacific: Chile. Not in Compagno"quot;s 1999 checklist [529]. Source: www.gbif.org

Biology
Ovoviviparous, embryos feed solely on yolk [733].

Habitat
demersal; marine

Remarks
shark-references Species-ID=6897;

Parasites (arranged by Jürgen Pollerspöck)
Cestoda
Copepoda
  • Eudactylina tuberifera CASTRO-ROMERO & BAEZA-KUROKI, 1987 [17867]