Cirrhoscyllium formosanum Teng, 1959
Taiwan saddled carpetshark
photo by FAO

Family:  Parascylliidae (Collared carpet sharks)
Max. size:  39 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  demersal; marine; depth range 110 - 320 m
Distribution:  Northwest Pacific: Taiwan.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Found on the insular shelf. Oviparous (Ref. 50449).
IUCN Red List Status: Data deficient (DD); Date assessed: 01 January 2007 Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
Country info:   
 

Entered by: Carpenter, Kent E. - 15.06.92
Modified by: Capuli, Estelita Emily - 03.10.16
Checked by: Luna, Susan M. - 05.02.94

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