Argentine angelshark

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The Argentine angelshark is classified as Endangered (EN), considered to be facing a very high risk of extinction in the wild.

Range of Argentine angelshark (in blue) Sharks portal The Argentine angelshark, Squatina argentina, is an angel shark of the family Squatinidae found in the southwest Atlantic from southern Brazil to Argentina between latitudes 19°S and 53°S, at depths of More

Squatina argentina - Argentine angelshark; Squatina australis - Australian angelshark, Monkfish; Squatina californica ... Shark: Angel: Remarks: These species, when in fillet form, are mostly marketed under the name of flake. Illustrated Squatina australis. Species Code: 37 024900. ... More

Common names

Ange de mer argentin in French (français)
Angelito in Spanish (español)
Angelote argentino in Spanish (español)
Angular angel shark in English
Anjo in Portuguese (Português)
Anjo-do-mar in Portuguese (Português)
Argentijnse zee-engel in Dutch (Nederlands)
Argentine angel shark in English
Argentine angelfish in English
Argentine angelshark in English
Argentinsk havengel in Danish (dansk)
Cação-anjo in Portuguese (Português)
Cação-viola in Portuguese (Português)
Gebogen zee-engel in Dutch (Nederlands)
Peixe-anjo in Portuguese (Português)
Squatina argentina in French (français)
南美扁鯊 in Mandarin Chinese
南美扁鲨 in Mandarin Chinese
阿根廷扁鯊 in Mandarin Chinese
阿根廷扁鲨 in Mandarin Chinese

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Order : Squatiniformes
Family : Squatinidae
Genus : Squatina
Species : Squatina guggenheim
Authority : Marini, 1930