Asymbolus funebris

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Blotched catshark
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Chondrichthyes
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Family: Scyliorhinidae
Genus: Asymbolus
Species: A. funebris
Binomial name
Asymbolus funebris
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Range of the blotched catshark

The blotched catshark (Asymbolus funebris) is a catshark of the family Scyliorhinidae,[2] the only specimen, the holotype, being found off West Australia at 144 m. Its length is 44 cm and its reproduction is oviparous.


  1. ^ Simpfendorfer, C. & Heupel, M.R. 2016. Asymbolus funebris. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016: e.T41721A68609457. Downloaded on 16 September 2017.
  2. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2006). "Asymbolus funebris" in FishBase. July 2006 version.