WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodontus galeatus (Günther, 1870)

276695  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:276695)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  BM 1862.7.2.2, locality Australia  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype [from synonym] BM 1862.7.2.2, locality Australia [view taxon]
Bailly, N. (2008). Heterodontus galeatus. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2017). FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=276695 on 2017-12-12

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2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source Compagno, L.J.V. (2001). Sharks of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of shark species known to date. Volume 2. Bullhead, mackerel and carpet sharks (Heterodontiformes, Lamniformes and Orectolobiformes). FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes. No. 1, Vol. 2. Rome, FAO. 269p. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCestracion galeatus Günther, 1870) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCestracion galeatus Günther, 1870) Compagno, L.J.V. (2001). Sharks of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of shark species known to date. Volume 2. Bullhead, mackerel and carpet sharks (Heterodontiformes, Lamniformes and Orectolobiformes). FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes. No. 1, Vol. 2. Rome, FAO. 269p. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolochophrys galeatus (Günther, 1870)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodontis galeatus (Günther, 1870)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype [from synonym] BM 1862.7.2.2, locality Australia [view taxon]
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat A moderately common benthic and epibenthic shark of the southern Australian continental shelf at moderate depths, ranging from close inshore in the intertidal zone to 93 m. Found on reefs, in kelp and in beds of seagrass. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLength Maximum said to be 152 cm long and attaining at least 130 cm, but most individuals are below 122 cm. [details]
 

Feeding Type
adult: omnivore [details]
LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcrested sharkUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcrested Port Jackson sharkUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcrested horn sharkUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcrested bullhead shark  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrequin dormeur à crête  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordormilón carenado  [details]