This species is used for its oil and as fish meal. It is also a popular labratory animal. In some areas (Europe more than the U.S.), it is a popular food fish.
This article is unpublished.
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Robin Street, University of Michigan
Street, R. 2002. "Squalus acanthias" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed April 04, 2012 at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Squalus_acanthias.html
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