Squatina tergocellatoides Chen, 1963
Ocellated angelshark
Squatina tergocellatoides
photo by FAO

Family:  Squatinidae (Angel sharks)
Max. size:  63 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  demersal; marine
Distribution:  Northwest Pacific: Taiwan Straits.
Biology:  Known only from two specimens. Ovoviviparous (Ref. 50449). Other details of habitat and biology unknown.
IUCN Red List Status: Endangered (EN); Date assessed: 06 May 2020 (A2d) Ref. (124695)
Threat to humans:  traumatogenic
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Entered by: Carpenter, Kent E. - 15.06.92
Modified by: Luna, Susan M. - 26.07.05
Checked by: Luna, Susan M. - 03.02.94

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