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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodontus portusjacksoni (Meyer, 1793) 
AphiaID: 276699

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElasmobranchii (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNeoselachii (Subclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSelachii (Infraclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGaleomorphi (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodontiformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodontidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodontus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodontus portusjacksoni (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodontus Blainville, 1816
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSqualus portusjacksoni Meyer, 1793
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCestracion heterodontus Sherrard, 1896
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCestracion philippi (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) (tentative synonym; must be documented by a referenece)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCestracion philippii (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodontus bonaespei Ogilby, 1908
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodontus philippi (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSqualus jacksoni Suckow, 1799 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSqualus jacksonii Suckow, 1799 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSqualus philippi Bloch & Schneider, 1801 (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSqualus philippinus Shaw, 1804
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSqualus portusjacksoni Meyer, 1793 (basionym)
Sources 
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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTabbigawUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPort Jackson sharkUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpigfishUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoroyster-crusherUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoroyster crusherUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbullhead sharkUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbullhead  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrequin dormeur taureau  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordormilón toro  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in New South Wales [details]
From other sources
Australia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew South Wales [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorQueensland [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Australia (state) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTasmania [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVictoria (Australian state) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Australia [details]
New Zealand
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
South Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWestern South Pacific [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 57 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 71 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 81 [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthobothrium heterodonti Drummond, 1937 [via synonym] (parasitic: endocommensal)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCucullanus heterodonti Johnston & Mawson, 1943 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDissonus nudiventris Kabata, 1965 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinocephalus overstreeti Deardorff & Ko, 1983 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParaleptus australis Johnston & Mawson, 1943 [via synonym] (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (15 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (17 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FAO Species fact sheets 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (12 nucleotides; 15 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Global Biotic Interactions (GloBI) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet feeds primarily on benthic invertebrates, mainly echinoderms. Prey items include sea urchins, starfish, polychaetes, large gastropods, prawns, crabs, barnacles, and small fishes. Occasionally garbage such as bits of mammalian fur, potato and orange peels are taken in by these sharks. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Acommon littoral, nocturnal bottom shark of the temperate Australian continental shelves and uppermost slopes, ranging from close inshore in the intertidal to at least 275 m. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLength Maximum total length reported as 165 cm, but apparently rare above 137 cm. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:276699
Taxonomic
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2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  created  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2008). Heterodontus portusjacksoni (Meyer, 1793). 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=276699 on 2017-09-25
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