Fish ID: Port Jackson Shark

Bullhead shark port jackson shark heterodontus portusjacksoni nsw hp
Family Bullhead Shark (HETERODONTIDAE)
species Heterodontus portusjacksoni
size To 130cm
locality Shallow rocky coastal reef
behaviour Resting in caves in or hollows in groups
range Mid to southern Australian waters

Distinct large head with low flat mouth; two similar shaped dorsal fins, second is smaller; camouflaged pattern over body.