WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodontus japonicus Miklouho-Maclay & MacLeay, 1884

276696  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:276696)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  AM B.68, locality Tokyo Bay  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype [from synonym] AM B.68, locality Tokyo Bay [view taxon]
Bailly, N. (2013). Heterodontus japonicus. 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=276696 on 2018-01-22

Date
action
by
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
created
2010-01-06 09:04:09Z
changed
2013-01-08 10:48:02Z
changed

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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]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCestracion japonicus (Miklouho-Maclay & MacLeay, 1884)) 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 editorCestracion philippi japonicus Duméril, 1865) 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] AM B.68, locality Tokyo Bay [view taxon]
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet feeds on crustaceans, molluscs (including top shells [Trochidae; Gastropoda]), small fishes and sea urchins. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat A common, temperate-water bullhead shark of the western North Pacific continental shelf, occurring at moderate depths of 6 to 37 m, on or near the bottom. It prefers rocky areas (including reefs) and kelp-covered bottom. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLength Maximum total length about 120 cm. [details]
 

LanguageName 
Afrikaans Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJapanse bulkophaai  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJapanese horn sharkChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorJapanese bullhead sharkUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCestracion sharkUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcat sharkUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbull head  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrequin dormeur nekozame  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorネコザメUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsazaiwariUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsazaewariUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornekozame  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordormilón japonés  [details]