Squatina angeloides Van Beneden 1873 (angel shark)

Chondrichthyes - Squatiniformes - Squatinidae

Belongs to Squatina according to D. J. Cicimurri and J. L. Knight 2009

See also Merle et al. 2002

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

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Oligocene of France (1 collection), Germany (2), the Netherlands (1), United States (1: South Carolina)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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