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Indian Cat Shark
Chiloscyllium indicum (Gmelin, 1789)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Chondrichthyes - cartilaginous fishes »  order Orectolobiformes »  family Hemiscylliidae - bamboo sharks

Scientific synonyms

Chiloscyllium colax (Mencschen, 1781)
Chiloscyllium indicum phymatodes Bleeker, 1852
Chiloscyllium phymatodes Bleeker, 1852
Chiloscyllium tuberculatus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Chilosycylum indicum (Gmelin, 1789)
Hemiscyllium colax (Meuschen, 1781)
Scyliorhinus dentatus Blainville, 1816
Scyliorhinus tuberculatus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Scyliorhinus variegatus Blainville, 1816
Squalus caudatus Gronow, 1854

Other names

= Ridge-back Cat Shark
= Ridge-back Cat-shark

IUCN category:Near Threatened
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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/13049]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [http://aquatab.net] [as Chiloscyllium indicum (Gmelin, 1789)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [5900]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase [http://www.fishbase.org]
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [41791]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [http://www.iucnredlist.org/] [as Chiloscyllium indicum (Gmelin, 1789)]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014
CZ Hanel L., Novák J. (2001): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces), 1. Sliznatky (Myxini), mihule (Cephalaspidomorphi), paryby (Chondrichthyes), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 53 pp. [as Chiloscyllium colax (Mencschen, 1781)]
Data retrieved on: 2 June 2013
CZ Hanel L., Novák J. (2001): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces), 1. Sliznatky (Myxini), mihule (Cephalaspidomorphi), paryby (Chondrichthyes), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 53 pp. [as Chiloscyllium indicum (Gmelin, 1789)]
Data retrieved on: 2 June 2013

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