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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Orectolobus maculatus (Bonnaterre, 1788)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Orectolobus maculatus (Bonnaterre, 1788)

Squalus maculatus Bonnaterre, 1788, Tabl.encyclop.method.trois reg.nat., Ichthyol., Paris, 8.

Squalus barbatus Gmelin, 1788
Squalus lobatus Bloch and Schneider, 1801
Squalus appendiculatus Shaw and Nodder, 1806
? Squalus labiatus Bleeker, 1857 (nomen nudum ?)

FAO Names:
Spotted wobbegong [English]
Requin-tapis tacheté [French]
Tapicero manchado [Spanish]
ORE Ore 2 [FAO Code]

Spotted wobbegong (Orectolobus maculatus)