Taxon profile


collared carpet sharks
Parascyllidae Gill, 1862

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Chondrichthyes - cartilaginous fishes »  order Orectolobiformes - carpet sharks

Scientific synonyms


Included taxa

Number of records: 2

genus Cirrhoscyllium Smith & Radcliffe, 1913
genus Parascyllium Gill, 1862

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [family/342]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Parascylliidae]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN Australian Faunal Directory [a02533d4-9274-4400-b37a-c03973dd23ad]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Parascylliidae]
Data retrieved on: 20 January 2015
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 Parascyllidae]
Data retrieved on: 2 June 2013

Data source info

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase
[Data retrieved on: 21 May 2007]

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