The epaulette shark (Hemiscyllium ocellatum) is a species of longtailed carpet
shark, family Hemiscylliidae, found in shallow, tropical waters off Australia and ...
There are a few species that show-up in aquarium stores that are well-suited to
the large home aquarium. The best of these are the epaulette sharks.
The shark has a large, black, epaulette spot ringed with white, and inconspicuous
small dark spots behind and below it. It has no white spots or reticular network.
English language common names include epaulette shark, blind shark, and itar
shark. Other common names are almindelig epaulethaj (Danish), bamboa ...
Oct 4, 2010 ... Natural History Epaulette sharks have slender bodies that allow them to swim
between coral branches and wriggle into narrow reef crevices ...
Bigger sharks are forced into deeper water, leaving the Epaulette shark alone to
exploit the riches of the reef undisturbed. Unlike any other shark, the Epaulette ...
Learn more about the Epaulette shark - with amazing Epaulette shark photos and
facts on ARKive.
Like the soldiers who wore its namesake, the epaulette shark is a survivor. What
will it do when the retreating tide leaves it a fish out of water? From Shark Week ...
Aug 9, 2010 ... I'm thinking about getting an epaulette shark. Before I do, I need this information.
Approximately how long do epaulette sharks live? Also, how ...
Range Description: The Epaulette Shark is commonly found in shallow coastal
waters of Queensland, the Northern Territory, and northern Western Australia ...