Squatina nebulosa Regan, 1906
Clouded angelshark
Squatina nebulosa
photo by Harris, M.

 Family:  Squatinidae (Angel sharks)
 Max. size:  163 cm TL (female)
 Environment:  demersal; depth range 0 - 200 m
 Distribution:  Northwest Pacific: southeastern Sea of Japan to Taiwan, including Japan, Korea, China. Reported from the northern shelf of the South China Sea (Ref. 12082).
 Diagnosis:   
 Biology:  Found on the continental shelves. Ovoviviparous (Ref. 50449).
 IUCN Red List Status: Vulnerable (A2d+4d) (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  traumatogenic
 Country info:   
 

 Entered by: Carpenter, Kent E. - 15.06.92
 Modified by: Kesner-Reyes, Kathleen - 26.07.05
 Checked by: Luna, Susan M. - 03.02.94

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