Squatina hassei Leriche 1929 (angel shark)

Chondrichthyes - Squatiniformes - Squatinidae

Belongs to Squatina according to J. Herman 1975

See also Peng et al. 2001

Sister taxa: Squatina alifera, Squatina angeloides, Squatina baumbergensis, Squatina cranei, Squatina crassidens, Squatina decipiens, Squatina dumeril, Squatina frequens, Squatina gippslandicus, Squatina havreensis, Squatina lerichei, Squatina mulleri, Squatina occidentalis, Squatina prima, Squatina speciosa, Squatina squatina

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Canada (2: Alberta collections), France (2), Israel (1), United States (13: Delaware, Georgia, Maryland, New Jersey, North Carolina, South Carolina)

Total: 18 collections each including a single occurrence

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