Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

CAAB: 37013024

Species Hemiscyllium hallstromi Whitley, 1967

Brownbanded Bambooshark (FAO), Papuan Epaulette Shark



Extra Distribution Information

Mer (Murray) Island, Torres Strait (9°56'S, 144°04'E), QLD, based on recently reidentified specimens in the Australian Museum; tropical, New Guinea.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Cape Province (20), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

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)
HEMISCYLLIIDAE 21-Feb-2014 ADDED Dr Doug Hoese