Hemiscyllium ocellatum


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Citation: Bennett, M.B. & Kyne, P.M. (SSG Australia & Oceania Regional Workshop, March 2003) 2003. Hemiscyllium ocellatum. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <>. Downloaded on 01 August 2014.
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