Catshark   SHARK
 
 

Scientific Name:
Chiloscyllium indicum
Other Names and/or Listed subspecies:
Frog Shark, Nurse Shark, Ridge Back Shark, Ridgeback Catshark, Ridgebacked Bamboo Shark, Slender Bamboo Shark, Stone Shark, Time Teller Shark
Group:
Fishes
Status/Date Listed as Endangered:
NT-IUCN: 2003
Area(s) Where Listed As Endangered:
China, India, Indonesia, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam

Facts Summary:
The Catshark (Chiloscyllium indicum) is a species of concern belonging in the species group "fishes" and found in the following area(s): China, India, Indonesia, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam. This species is also known by the following name(s): Frog Shark, Nurse Shark, Ridge Back Shark, Ridgeback Catshark, Ridgebacked Bamboo Shark, Slender Bamboo Shark, Stone Shark, Time Teller Shark.


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