Halaelurus sellus

White, Last & Stevens, 2007

Rusty Catshark
Classification: Elasmobranchii Carcharhiniformes Pentanchidae

Reference of the original description
White, W.T. & Last, P.R. & Stevens, J.D. (2007)
Halaelurus maculosus n. sp. and H. sellus n. sp., two new species of catshark (Carcharhiniformes: Scyliorhinidae) from the Indo-West Pacific. Zootaxa, 1639, 1–21

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Halaelurus sellus
Holotype: CSIRO: H 994-1; Paratype: CSIRO: T 1514; CSIRO: T 1510; CSIRO: T 1511; CSIRO: T 1508; CSIRO: T 1505; CSIRO: C 4809; CSIRO: H 1082-1; CSIRO: T 1512-02; CSIRO: T 1512;

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Citation: Halaelurus sellus White, Last & Stevens, 2007: In: Database of modern sharks, rays and chimaeras, www.shark-references.com, World Wide Web electronic publication, Version 07/2024

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Common names
eng Rusty Catshark

Eastern Indian Ocean: Australia. Source: www.gbif.org

Human uses

Size / Weight / Age
35.3 cm (male/unsexed; (Ref. 59315)); 42.3 cm TL (female)

demersal; marine; depth range 62 - 164 m (Ref. 59315)

shark-references Species-ID=2618;