Scientific name Hemiscyllium strahani
Higher classification Hemiscyllium
|Similar Papuan epaulette shark, Speckled carpetshark, Burmese bamboo shark, Rusty carpetshark, Saddle carpetshark|
The hooded carpetshark, Hemiscyllium strahani, is a bamboo shark in the family Hemiscylliidae found around Irian Jaya and Papua New Guinea, between latitudes 5° S and 10° S, and longitude 144° E and 153° E. Its length is up to 75 cm.
Reproduction is oviparous.