Golden Dogfish

Centroscymnis crepidator
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Quick Facts

Scientific name Centroscymnis crepidator
Other names Black Shark, Deepwater Dogfish, Longnose Dogfish, Longnose Velvet Dogfish, Roughskin Dogfish, Smallspine Dogfish
Size Up to 1.3 m (4.26 ft)
Weight Up to 7 kg (15 lb)


Habitat & AU Distribution Deep coastal and offshore waters on the continental slope on or near the bottom
Depth Range 230 - 1,500 m (754 - 4,921 ft)
Golden Dogfish Distribution