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genus

swell sharks
Cephaloscyllium Gill, 1862

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Chondrichthyes - cartilaginous fishes »  order Carcharhiniformes - ground sharks »  family Scyliorhinidae - cat sharks

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Included taxa

Number of records: 19

species Cephaloscyllium albipinnum Last, Motomura & White, 2008
species Cephaloscyllium cooki Last, Séret & White, 2008
species Cephaloscyllium fasciatum Chan, 1966 - Reticulate Swell Shark
species Cephaloscyllium hiscosellum White & Ebert, 2008
species Cephaloscyllium isabellum (Bonnaterre, 1788) - Carpet Shark
species Cephaloscyllium laticeps (Duméril, 1853) - Australian Swell Shark
species Cephaloscyllium maculatum Schaaf-Da Silva & Ebert, 2008
species Cephaloscyllium pardelotum Schaaf-Da Silva & Ebert, 2008
species Cephaloscyllium parvum Inoue & Nakaya, 2006
species Cephaloscyllium pictum Last, Séret & White, 2008
species Cephaloscyllium signourum Last, Séret & White, 2008
species Cephaloscyllium silasi (Talwar, 1974) - Indian Swell Shark
species Cephaloscyllium speccum Last, Séret & White, 2008
species Cephaloscyllium stevensi Clark & Randall, 2011
species Cephaloscyllium sufflans (Regan, 1921) - Balloon Shark
species Cephaloscyllium umbratile Jordan & Fowler, 1903 - Blotchy Swell Shark
species Cephaloscyllium variegatum Last & White, 2008
species Cephaloscyllium ventriosum (Garman, 1880)
species Cephaloscyllium zebrum Last & White, 2008

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/834]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [http://aquatab.net] [as Cephaloscyllium Gill, 1862]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN Australian Faunal Directory [15b87b10-e05e-4632-b23b-ac33daad5b07]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [http://www.environment.gov.au/biodiversi...], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Cephaloscyllium Gill, 1862]
Data retrieved on: 20 January 2015

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