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  Crested Horn shark (Heterodontus galeatus)

Crested Horn shark | Heterodontus galeatus photo
rested Horn Shark, Cabbage Tree Island, Port Stephens, NSW

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Crested Horn shark | Heterodontus galeatus photo
rested Horn Shark, Cabbage Tree Island, Port Stephens, NSW

Image by Richard Ling - Some rights reserved.    (view image details)

CRESTED HORN SHARK FACTS



Classification
Class:Chondrichthyes
Order:Heterodontiformes
Family:Heterodontidae
Genus:Heterodontus
Species:galeatus
Common Name:Crested Horn shark

Relatives in same Genus
  Japanese Bullhead Shark (H. japonicus)
  Port Jackson Shark (H. portusjacksoni)