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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Classis: Chondrichthyes
Subclassis: Elasmobranchii
Infraclassis: Euselachii
Division/Cohort: Neoselachii
Subdivision/Subcohort: Selachimorpha
Superordo: Galeomorphii
Ordo: Carcharhiniformes

Familia: Scyliorhinidae
Genus: Atelomycterus
Species: A. baliensis – A. erdmanni – A. fasciatus – A. macleayi – A. marmoratus – A. marnkalha

Atelomycterus Garman, 1913

Type species: Scyllium marmoratum Bennett, 1830

Etymology: From ateles (= imperfect, unfilled or exempt); myctero- (= nostril), referring to lack of posterior nasal valve. The ETYFish Project

Garman, S.; 1913: The Plagiostomia (sharks, skates, and rays). Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, 36: i-xiii + 1-515, Also Atlas: 77 pls.

Atelomycterus and its species (including synonyms) in Catalog of Fishes, Eschmeyer, W.N., Fricke, R. & van der Laan, R. (eds.) 2023. Catalog of Fishes electronic version.
Atelomycterus species list in FishBase,
Froese, R. & Pauly, D. (eds.) 2023. FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication,, version 02/2023.

Atelomycterus is a genus of catsharks in the family Scyliorhinidae.

There are currently six recognized species in this genus:

Atelomycterus baliensis W. T. White, Last & Dharmadi, 2005 (Bali catshark)
Atelomycterus erdmanni Fahmi & W. T. White, 2015 (spotted-belly catshark) [1]
Atelomycterus fasciatus Compagno & Stevens, 1993 (banded sand catshark)
Atelomycterus macleayi Whitley, 1939 (Australian marbled catshark)
Atelomycterus marmoratus Anonymous, referred to E. T. Bennett, 1830 (coral catshark)
Atelomycterus marnkalha Jacobsen & M. B. Bennett, 2007 (eastern banded catshark)


Fahmi & White, W.T. (2015). "Atelomycterus erdmanni, a new species of catshark (Scyliorhinidae: Carcharhiniformes) from Indonesia" (PDF). Journal of the Ocean Science Foundation. 14: 14–27.

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