Northern Wobbegong, Orectolobus wardi Whitley 1939

Other Names: North Australian Wobbegong, Wards Wobbegong

A Northern Wobbegong, Orectolobus wardi, in Torquoise Bay, Western Australia, 02 October 2014. Source: Guy Skillen / Atlas of Living Australia. License: CC by Attribution

Cite this page as:
Bray, D.J. 2018, Orectolobus wardi in Fishes of Australia, accessed 13 Jun 2024,

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CAAB Code:37013017

Conservation:IUCN Least Concern

Danger:Dangerous if provoked

Depth:0-40 m

Habitat:Reef associated

Max Size:63 cm TL


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