Pale spotted catshark

The pale spotted spotted catshark, Asymbolus pallidus, is a cat shark of the family Scyliorhinidae found only off Queensland, at depths of between 225 and 400 m.

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The Pale spotted catshark lives in the bathypelagic, marine, depth range 225 - 402 m environment.

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Common names

Pale spotted catshark in English

Order : Carcharhiniformes
Family : Scyliorhinidae
Genus : Asymbolus
Species : Asymbolus pallidus
Authority : Last, Gomon and Gledhill, 1999