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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodontus galeatus (Günther, 1870) 
AphiaID: 276695

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) > Unreviewed: has not been 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) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodontiformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodontidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodontus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodontus galeatus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodontus Blainville, 1816
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCestracion galeatus Günther, 1870 (basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodontis galeatus (Günther, 1870) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolochophrys galeatus (Günther, 1870)
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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
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]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Australia [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
Australia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast Australia [details]
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 editorTasmania (doubtful[details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorYorke Peninsula (doubtful[details]
South Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth 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]
Feedingtype  adult: omnivore [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (2 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (18 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 (2 nucleotides; 2 proteins) 
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 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]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:276695
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  created  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Heterodontus galeatus (Günther, 1870). In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=276695 on 2014-12-20
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