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Hooded carpetshark

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Kingdom  Animalia
Subclass  Elasmobranchii
Family  Hemiscylliidae
Scientific name  Hemiscyllium strahani
Rank  Species
Phylum  Chordata
Order  Orectolobiformes
Genus  Hemiscyllium
Higher classification  Hemiscyllium
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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.

References

Hooded carpetshark Wikipedia


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