Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

External Links

CAAB: 37015037

Species Atelomycterus marnkalha Jacobsen & Bennett, 2007

Banded Catshark, Eastern Banded Catshark, Longlip Spotted Catshark




Northern Territory, Queensland

Extra Distribution Information

Arafura Sea, east of Coburg Peninsula, NT (133°47´E) to Gladstone, QLD (20°S); tropical, southern New Guinea.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Northern Shelf Province (25), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Other Regions

Torres Strait Islands terrestrial, marine & freshwater

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, continental shelf, marine, rubble bottom, sand bottom marine.

Extra Ecological Information

10–74 m.


Common Name References

Last, P.R. & Stevens, J.D. 1994. Sharks and Rays of Australia. Canberra : CSIRO Australia 513 pp. 84 pls. [189] (Banded Catshark, Longlip Spotted Catshark)


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
16-Apr-2012 16-Apr-2012 MODIFIED
12-Feb-2010 (import)