Heterodontus portusjacksoni in Australia
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Main Ref.
Also Ref.
Occurrence native
Importance of no interest Ref. Last, P.R. and J.D. Stevens, 1994
Aquaculture Ref.
Regulations Ref.
Freshwater No
Brackish No
Saltwater Yes
Live export
Bait No
Gamefish No
Abundance Ref.
Comments

Occurs in southern Australia, from Houtman Abrolhos in Western Australia to Byron Bay in New South Wales, including Tasmania (Ref. 6871). Records from York Sound in northern Western Australia and Moreton Bay in Queensland are questionable (Ref. 6871). Bycatch of the southern shark gillnet fishery but it not used as food (Ref. 6871). Also Ref. 247, 7300, 9838, 26346.

States/Provinces New South Wales (native), Queensland (questionable), South Australia (native), Tasmania (native), Victoria (native), Western Australia (native)
States/Provinces Complete? Yes
National Checklist
Country information https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/resources/the-world-factbook/geos/as.html
(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Carpenter, Kent E.
Modified by OrtaƱez, Auda Kareen
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