Rusty carpet shark

Reproduction is oviparous.

The Rusty carpet shark lives in the demersal, marine, depth range 5 - 150 m environment.

Rusty Carpet Shark but has a distinct dark chocolate brown to black collar between the eyes and pectoral fins. The collar is clear of white spots which differenciates it from the Varied Carpet Shark. More

Common names

Alfombrera mohosa in Spanish (español)
Requin carpette roux in French (français)
Rezavý žralok obojkový in Czech (česky)
Rezavý žralok obojkový in Czech (česky)
Roesthalsbandtapijthaai in Dutch (Nederlands)
Rostfarbener Teppichhai in German (Deutsch)
Rustfarvet tæppehaj in Danish (dansk)
Rusty carpet shark in English
rusty carpetshark in English
Rusty catshark in English
Rusty shark in English
Spotted shark in English
Tasmanian carpet shark in English
Tasmanian carpetshark in English
Tasmanian spotted cat shark in English
Tasmanian spotted shark in English
多斑斑鰭鯊 in Mandarin Chinese
多斑斑鳍鲨 in Mandarin Chinese
澳洲斑鰭鯊 in Mandarin Chinese
澳洲斑鳍鲨 in Mandarin Chinese

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Order : Orectolobiformes
Family : Parascylliidae
Genus : Parascyllium
Species : Parascyllium ferrugineum
Authority : McCulloch, 1911