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Squatina guggenheim (Argentine angelshark; Angular angel shark; Hidden Angelshark)

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Endangered Species

Status: Endangered
View IUCN Record: Squatina guggenheim

Prey / Diet

Cottoperca gobio (Channel bull blenny)[1]
Dules auriga[1]
Engraulis anchoita (Anchoita)[2]
Genypterus blacodes (Rock ling)[1]
Genypterus brasiliensis (Cuskeel)[1]
Illex argentinus (Argentine Shortfin Squid)[2]
Octopus tehuelchus (Tehuelche octopus)[1]
Paralonchurus brasiliensis (Drum)[1]
Patagonotothen longipes[1]
Patagonotothen ramsayi (Longtail Southern cod)[1]
Percophis brasiliensis (Brazilian flathead)[1]
Pleoticus muelleri (Argentine red shrimp)[1]
Raneya brasiliensis[1]
Squatina guggenheim (Argentine angelshark)[1]
Trachurus lathami (Rough scad)[1]


Squatina guggenheim (Argentine angelshark)[1]


Southwest Atlantic: southern Brazil and Argentina (Ref. 26282).;



Attributes / relations provided by
1Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
2Vögler, R., Milessi, A. C. and Quiñones, R. A. (2003), "Trophic ecology of Squatina guggenheim on the continental shelf off Uruguay and northern Argentina". Journal of Fish Biology, 62: 1254–1267.
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