Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Elasmobranchii > Order: Squaliformes > Family: Dalatiidae > Genus: Oxynotus > Species: Oxynotus centrina

Angular rough shark - Oxynotus centrina (Linnaeus, 1758)

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Threat status Europe Vulnerable (IUCN)
Protected by 1 international agreement


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Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

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Regionally Extinct
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Extinct in the Wild
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EU conservation status

The EU conservation status is assessed for species mentioned in the EU Habitats Directive annexes. The EU Habitats Directive does not cover this species.

Natura 2000 sites

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Angular rough shark English Fishbase
Angular roughshark English Fishbase
Brazosz Polish Fishbase
Centrine commune French Fishbase
Cerdo marino Spanish Fishbase
Domuz baigi Turkish Fishbase
Far Maltese Fishbase
Gouroun├│psara Greek Fishbase
Gurdien Maltese Fishbase
Gurdien il-bahar Maltese Fishbase
Kentroni Greek Fishbase
Meersau German Fishbase
Peixe-porco Portuguese Fishbase
Pesce porco Italian Fishbase
Peshkderr Albanian Fishbase
Pixxiporku Maltese Fishbase
Porco Portuguese Fishbase
Trekantshaj Swedish Fishbase
Synonym Author
Squalus centrina Linnaeus, 1758
Centrina salviani Risso, 1827
Centrina oxynotus Swainson, 1839
Centrina vulpecula Moreau, 1881
Oxynotus shubnikovi Myagkov, 1986

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WoRMS World Register of Marine Species

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