Aulohalaelurus labiosus

(Waite, 1905)

Australian blackspotted catshark
Classification: Elasmobranchii Carcharhiniformes Scyliorhinidae

Reference of the original description
Waite, E.R. (1900)
Additions to the fish-fauna of Lord Howe Island. Records of the Australian Museum, 3(7), 193–209

Image of the original description

Aulohalaelurus labiosus (Waite, 1905)

Synonyms / new combinations and misspellings
Catulus labiosus, Halaelurus labiosus, Scyliorhinus labiosus, Scyliorhinus maculatus

Aulohalaelurus labiosus
Neotype: WAM: P.13253-001

Description :

Citation: Aulohalaelurus labiosus (Waite, 1905): In: Database of modern sharks, rays and chimaeras,, World Wide Web electronic publication, Version 02/2024

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Common names
spa Pejegato estrellado, fra \(T\) Chien à taches noires, eng Australian Blackspot catshark, eng Australian blackspotted catshark, eng Black-spotted cat shark, eng Black-spotted catshark, eng Blackspotted catshark

Eastern Indian Ocean: confined to Western Australia. Source:

Human uses
fisheries: of no interest

Oviparous [733]. Occurs on the continental shelf (Ref. 75154).

Size / Weight / Age
67 cm TL (female)

demersal; marine

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