Species Profile and Threats Database

For information to assist proponents in referral, environmental assessments and compliance issues, refer to the Policy Statements and Guidelines (where available), the Conservation Advice (where available) or the Listing Advice (where available).
In addition, proponents and land managers should refer to the Recovery Plan (where available) or the Conservation Advice (where available) for recovery, mitigation and conservation information.

EPBC Act Listing Status Listed as Conservation Dependent as Centrophorus zeehaani
Listing and Conservation Advices Commonwealth Listing Advice on Centrophorus zeehaani (southern dogfish) (Threatened Species Scientific Committee (TSSC), 2013db) [Listing Advice].
Adopted/Made Recovery Plans
Information Sheets Upper-Slope Dogfish Management Strategy (Australian Fisheries Management Authority (AFMA), 2012) [Information Sheet].
NSW Strategy to assist with the rebuilding of Harrisson's and Southern dogfish populations (NSW Department of Primary Industries (NSW DPI), 2012) [Information Sheet].
Federal Register of
    Legislative Instruments
Amendment to the list of threatened species under section 178 of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (142) (30/05/2013) (Commonwealth of Australia, 2013s) [Legislative Instrument] as Centrophorus zeehaani.
Scientific name Centrophorus zeehaani [82679]
Family Squalidae:Sqaliformes:Chondrichthyes:Chordata:Animalia
Species author White, Ebert & Compagno, 2008
Infraspecies author  
Reference White, W.T., Ebert, D.A. & Compagno, L.J.V. (2008). In Descriptions of new Australian Chrondrichthyans ed. P.R. Last, W.T. White & J.J. Pogonoski, CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research Paper No. 022, pp 1-22.
Other names Centrophorus uyato [68446]
Distribution map Species Distribution Map

This is an indicative distribution map of the present distribution of the species based on best available knowledge. See map caveat for more information.

Illustrations Google Images

No threats data available.

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Citation: Department of the Environment (2014). Centrophorus zeehaani in Species Profile and Threats Database, Department of the Environment, Canberra. Available from: Accessed Mon, 22 Sep 2014 21:43:31 +1000.