Yellow-spotted cat shark

Reproduction is oviparous.

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The Yellow-spotted cat shark lives in the demersal, marine, depth range 26 - 495 m environment.

Nothing known about the Yellow-spotted cat shark

Common names

Alitán de manchas amarillas in Spanish (español)
Dogfish in English
Geelgestippelde kathaai in Dutch (Nederlands)
Geelspikkel-kathaai in Afrikaans
Gulplettet rødhaj in Danish (dansk)
Kapinpunahai in Finnish (suomen kieli)
Lazy shark in English
Roussette à taches jaunes in French (français)
Spotted lazyshark in English
White-spotted dogfish in English
Yellow-spotted cat shark in English
yellowspotted catshark in English
黃斑貓鯊 in Mandarin Chinese
黄斑猫鲨 in Mandarin Chinese

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Order : Carcharhiniformes
Family : Scyliorhinidae
Genus : Scyliorhinus
Species : Scyliorhinus capensis
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