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Sutorectus tentaculatus  (Peters, 1864)

Cobbler wobbegong
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Australia country information

Common names: Cobbler carpet shark, Cobbler wobbegong, Sombre carpet shark
Occurrence: endemic
Salinity: marine
Abundance: | Ref:
Importance: of no interest | Ref:
Aquaculture: | Ref:
Regulations: | Ref:
Uses: no uses
Comments: Occurs in southern Australia, ranging from Houtman Abrolhos in Western Australia to Adelaide in South Australia (Ref. 6871). Also Ref. 43278.
National Checklist:
Country Information: httpss://www.cia.gov/library/publications/resources/the-world-factbook/geos/as.html
National Fisheries Authority: https://www.csiro.au/
Occurrences: Occurrences Point map
Main Ref: Last, P.R. and J.D. Stevens, 1994
National Database:

Classification / Names

Elasmobranchii (sharks and rays) > Orectolobiformes (Carpet sharks) > Orectolobidae (Carpet or nurse sharks)
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Size / Weight / Age

Max length : 92.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 247)

Length at first maturity
Lm ?, range 65 - ? cm

Environment

Marine; reef-associated; depth range 0 - 35 m (Ref. 106604)

Climate / Range

Temperate; 26°S - 35°S, 113°E - 139°E (Ref. 54916)

Distribution

Eastern Indian Ocean: Australia.
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Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Found inshore on the continental shelf (Ref. 6871). Frequents rocky and coral reef areas. Biology almost unknown. Ovoviviparous (Ref. 6871). May possibly grow to 200 or 300 cm TL.

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)

Threat to humans

  Traumatogenic



Human uses

Fisheries: of no interest

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Estimates of some properties based on models

Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82805)
PD50 = 1.0002 many relatives (e.g. carps) 0.5 - 2.0 few relatives (e.g. lungfishes)

Trophic Level (Ref. 69278)
3.8   ±0.6 se; Based on size and trophs of closest relatives

Resilience (Ref. 69278)
Low, minimum population doubling time 4.5 - 14 years (Fec assumed to be <100)

Vulnerability (Ref. 59153)
Moderate to high vulnerability (51 of 100)
Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown