Banded catshark

The lined catshark, Halaelurus lineatus, is a cat shark of the family Scyliorhinidae, found from Beira, Mozambique to East London, South Africa between latitudes 19° S and 31° S, from the surface to 290 m.

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The Banded catshark lives in the demersal, marine, depth range 0 - 290 m environment.

No image of Banded catshark found in the Shark Database Range Map Earth Map Names Scientific: Halaelurus lineatus German: Geb More

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Common names

Band-kathaai in Afrikaans
Banded catshark in English
Holbiche des plages in French (français)
Holbiche tigrée in French (français)
Lijnkathaai in Dutch (Nederlands)
Lined cat shark in English
lined catshark in English
Natalrødhaj in Danish (dansk)
Pata-roxa lineada in Portuguese (Português)
Pejegato atigrado in Spanish (español)
Pejegato playero in Spanish (español)
Rekinek natalski in Polish (polski)
Tier-kathaai in Afrikaans
Tiger cat shark in English
tiger catshark in English
Tijgerkathaai in Dutch (Nederlands)
細紋梅花鯊 in Mandarin Chinese
细纹梅花鲨 in Mandarin Chinese
虎紋梅花鯊 in Mandarin Chinese
虎纹梅花鲨 in Mandarin Chinese

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Order : Carcharhiniformes
Family : Scyliorhinidae
Genus : Halaelurus
Species : Halaelurus lineatus
Authority : Bass, D'Aubrey and Kistnasamy,1975