The large-spotted dogfish

El Gatvaire (Scyliorhinus stellaris) es troba “quasi amenaçat”, segons el llistat roig de la UICN

Who find them?

You can find them in our Mediterranean Area.

General notes

A shark with similar characteristics to the small-spotted catshark, but bigger (125 cm).

Geographic distribution

In the NE Atlantic, from south Scandinavia to Morocco, and enters the Mediterranean.

Feeds on

Molluscs and crustaceans



Curious facts

This species is “Near Threatened” according to the IUCN red list.