Orectolobus ornatus, banded wobbegong, carpet shark, Gulf wobbegong, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Orectolobus ornatus, banded wobbegong, carpet shark, Gulf wobbegong, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Orectolobus ornatus

Orectolobus ornatus Description

Caudal fin with its upper lobe hardly elevated above the body axis, with a strong terminal lobe and subterminal notch but no ventral lobe. Max length: 290 cm TL. Back with light areas between dark saddles marked with dark, light-centered blotches and sp

Orectolobus ornatus Common Names

  • banded wobbegong, carpet shark, Gulf wobbegong

Orectolobus ornatus Taxonomic Structure

What type of species is Orectolobus ornatus? Below, you will find the taxonomic groups the Orectolobus ornatus species belongs to.

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Orectolobus ornatus, marine species closely related

Orectolobus ornatus, distinctive physical characteristics

How to identify Orectolobus ornatus marine species? Below, you will find the list of main identification criteria and physical characteristics of marine species Orectolobus ornatus. For each identification criteria, the corresponding physical characteristics of marine species Orectolobus ornatus are marked in green.

Orectolobus ornatus, geographic distribution

Where is Orectolobus ornatus found in the world? Below, you will find the list and a world map of the geographic distribution where the marine species Orectolobus ornatus can be found.

Country Locations Dive Sites
Australia Brisbane Manta Ray Bommie

    Orectolobus ornatus, underwater photographers

    Which photographers have photos of Orectolobus ornatus species? Below, you will find the list of underwater photographers and their photos of the marine species Orectolobus ornatus.