Viper dogfish

Viper dogfish are ovoviviparous.

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The Viper dogfish lives in the bathydemersal, marine, depth range 330 - 360 m environment.

Range of the viper dogfish (in blue) Greyreefsharksmall2. More

The viper dogfish, Trigonognathus kabeyai is further described on the basis of 19 male and 13 female (325-539mm TL) specimens collected from the Kumano-nada Sea. More

The viper dogfish, Trigonognathus kabeyai, is a dogfish, the only species in the genus Trigonognathus, found off Wakayama and Tokushima, Japan, in the northwest Pacific Ocean at depths of between 330 and 360 m.... More

No image of Viper dogfish found in the Shark Database Range Map Earth Map Names Scientific: Trigonognathus kabeyai German: Viper Dornhai More

Common names

Adderlantaarnhaai in Dutch (Nederlands)
Adderlantaarnhaai in Unknown
Triangle-jaw lantern-shark in English
Viper dogfish in English
Viper shark in English
Viper-Dornhai in German (Deutsch)
Waniguchi-tsunozame in Japanese (日本語)
尖頜鎧鯊 in Mandarin Chinese
尖頜鎧鯊 in Unknown
尖颌铠鲨 in Mandarin Chinese
尖颌铠鲨 in Unknown

Order : Squaliformes
Family : Etmopteridae
Genus : Trigonognathus
Species : Trigonognathus kabeyai
Authority : Mochizuki and Ohe, 1990