Gulf Wobbegong

Orectolobus halei
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Quick Facts

Scientific name Orectolobus halei
Other names Banded Carpet Shark, Banded Wobbegong, Carpetshark, Gulf Wobbegong, Wobbegong
Size Up to 2.5 m (8.2 ft)
Weight Over 50 kg (110 lb)


Habitat & AU Distribution Shallow to deeper coastal waters in bays, harbours, lagoons & channels amongst macroalgal covered reefs
Depth Range 0 - 195 m (639 ft)
Gulf Wobbegong Distribution