Orectolobus cf. leptolineatus

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: 266

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

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lsid:zoobank.org:pub:5CC7B1D8-3538-4218-997C-254FAFEA27E5

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http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03A3DB49-C04F-B820-82E7-C6E6FC837FBB

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Plazi

scientific name

Orectolobus cf. leptolineatus
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Orectolobus cf. leptolineatus  

The single Orectolobus cf. leptolineatus   sample from Taiwan included in this analysis cluster with three other Taiwanese samples (GN 7838 to GN 7840) ( Figure 5). This cluster of Taiwanese samples is very closely related to the O. leptolineatus   clade containing five samples from Lombok, Indonesia (GN 7829, GN 7831 to GN 7834) ( Fig. 5). Given the close species interrelationships within the genus (Corrigan & Beheregaray, 2009; Naylor et al., 2012 a, 2012 b), and recognised taxonomic uncertainty among species (Last et al., 2010) we tentatively designate the Taiwanese samples as O. cf. leptolineatus   . Samples of O. japonicus   are required in the future to determine its relationship with O. cf. leptolineatus   and O. leptolineatus   .