Chiloscyllium punctatum Müller & Henle, 1838, Muller & Henle, 1838

Straube, Nicolas, White, William T., Ho, Hsuan-Ching, Rochel, Elisabeth, Corrigan, Shannon, Li, Chenhong & Naylor, Gavin J. P., 2013, A DNA sequence-based identification checklist for Taiwanese chondrichthyans, Zootaxa 3752 (1), pp. 256-278: 265

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http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3752.1.16

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scientific name

Chiloscyllium punctatum Müller & Henle, 1838
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Chiloscyllium punctatum Müller & Henle, 1838  

Type locality: off Jakarta, Java, Indonesia.

The four Taiwanese samples of C. punctatum   included in this analysis form a single cluster, distinct from a C. punctatum   clade containing one sample from Indonesian Borneo (GN 4446) and from a C. cf. punctatum   clade containing one sample from northeastern Australia (GN 2590) (Supplementary Material 1). This supports the findings of Naylor et al. (2012 a) who suggested that this species represents a species complex, with two distinct