Squatina armata (Philippi, 1887)
Squatina armata
photo by Robertson, R.

Family:  Squatinidae (Angel sharks)
Max. size: 
Environment:  demersal; marine
Distribution:  Southeast Pacific: Chile. Not in Compagno's 1999 checklist (Ref. 35766).
Biology:  Ovoviviparous (Ref. 50449).
IUCN Red List Status: Critically Endangered (CR); Date assessed: 08 February 2019 (A2bd+3d) Ref. (124695)
Threat to humans:  harmless
Country info:  Type locality, Iquique (Ref. 33021). Known from Arica, Coquimbo, Puerto Montt, Strait of Magellan (Ref. 86248).

Entered by: Garilao, Cristina V. - 08.02.00
Modified by: Bailly, Nicolas - 12.08.10

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