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smoothhound:

see dogfishdogfish,
name for a number of small sharks of several different families. Best known are the spiny dogfishes (family Squalidae) and the smooth dogfishes (family Triakidae). Spiny dogfishes have two spines, one in front of each dorsal fin, and lack an anal fin.
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For all depths and diel periods, the proportion of males in the catch of brown smoothhound was higher than the proportion of females.
Food habits of the gray smoothhound, Mustelus californicus, the brown-smoothhound, Mustelus henlei, the shovelnose guitarfish, Rhinobatos productus, and the bat ray, Myliobatus californica, in Elkhorn Slough, California.
Further, this kind of information may facilitate the understanding of population dynamics of species with conservation priorities such as angel sharks, narrownose smoothhound shark and tope shark.
Runner-up Paul Evans had a 10lb smoothhound in his 12lb 2oz and Dai Ridge made third place with 3lb 6oz of dogfish.
Dave, 57, from Blandford in Dorset, then thought he had hooked a monster plaice on ragworm and ammo squid strip bait - but it turned out to be a 18lb 4oz Starry Smoothhound.
A good plaice of 2lb 8oz was taken from Roker Promenade on squid and mackerel strip by Bishop Auckland angler Russ Balmer, and a Hartlepool angler fishing the Headland landed a surprise Starry Smoothhound.
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Comparative Phylogeography of the Grey Smoothhound (Mustelus californicus) and the Brown Smoothhound (Mustelus henlei) from the Northeastern Pacific
Patagonian cod (Salilota australis); hoki (Macrorunus magellanicus); tope shark (Galeorhinus galena), Patagonian smoothhound (Mustelus schmitti), among others).
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Participants will assist Department of Fish and Game biologists in catching, tagging and releasing leopard and smoothhound sharks back to bay waters.