Cyrano spurdog

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Cyrano spurdog
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Chondrichthyes
Order: Squaliformes
Family: Squalidae
Genus: Squalus
Species: S. rancureli
Binomial name
Squalus rancureli
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Range of the cyrano spurdog (in blue)

The Cyrano spurdog (Squalus rancureli) is a dogfish, a member of the family Squalidae, found in the western central Pacific Ocean between latitudes 16°S and 18°S at depths between 320 and 400 m. Its length is up to 77 cm.

Its reproduction is ovoviviparous.


  1. ^ Fowler, S.L. (SSG Australia & Oceania Regional Workshop, March 2003). 2003. Squalus rancureli. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2003: e.T41861A10581372. Downloaded on 23 October 2017.