Lesser Spotted Dogfish

Lesser Spotted Dogfish

 

(Scyliorhinus caniculus), a fish of the family Scyliorhinidae. Body length, up to 1 m. The lesser spotted dogfish is found in the Atlantic Ocean, near the European coast; in the USSR it is encountered in the Black Sea. It feeds primarily on invertebrates (crustaceans, mollusks, and worms). Fertilization is internal; between two and 20 eggs are deposited. The lesser spotted dogfish is caught locally.

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The same venue has produced two Spotted Ray, Lesser Spotted Dogfish and - unusual for our area - a Blonde Ray of 2lb which was taken by Mike Darling.
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Initially, it seemed, only lesser spotted dogfish were interested.
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In contrast, although large preovulatory follicles were present and oviposition occurred throughout the reproductive cycle of the lesser spotted dogfish (Scyliorhinus canicula) (Henderson and Casey, 2001), ovary weight and egg deposition peaked during spring.
The two lesser spotted dogfish were transferred from their mother's egg to a ziplock bag in nursery tanks behind the scenes at Birmingham's Sea Life Centre.
South Shields Pier has produced the odd codling of 3 lb to 4 lb, with whiting and odd lesser spotted dogfish - with the latter species taking virtually any bait.
A LESSER spotted dogfish featured in winner Russ Miller's catch in a St Mary's rover.