Greeneye Spurdog

Squalus chloroculus
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Quick Facts

Scientific name Squalus chloroculus
Other names Blainvilles Dogfish, Greeneye Dogfish, Grey Spiny Dogfish, Northern Dogfish, Northern Spiny Dogfish, Shortspine Spurdog, Spikey Dogfish, Spiny Dogfish
Size Up to 1 m (3.28 ft)
Weight Up to 3 kg (6.6 lb)


Habitat & AU Distribution Deeper ocean waters amongst the bottom on the upper continental slope
Depth Range 216 - 1,360 m (709 - 4,462 ft)
Greeneye Spurdog Distribution