AnAge entry for Squatina californica

Classification (HAGRID: 02334)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Chondrichthyes (Taxon entry)
            Order: Squatiniformes
                Family: Squatinidae
                    Genus: Squatina
Species
Squatina californica
Common name
Pacific angel shark
Synonyms
Squatina armata

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
35 years (wild)
Source
ref. 22
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
3,650 days
Male sexual maturity
Litter size
6 (viviparous)
Interbirth interval
365 days
Adult weight

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 160785
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 170825
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