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portusjacksoni, Squalus Meyer [F. A. A.] 1793:71 [Systematisch-summarische Uebersicht der neuesten zoologischen Entdeckungen in Neuholland und Afrika.; ref. 17684] Port Jackson, New South Wales, Australia. No types known. Originally Portus Jacksoni; based on Port Jackson shark of Phillip 1789 [ref. 19745]; sometimes seen with Phillip as author. Name spelled Squalus port Jackson by Sonnini 1803:11 [ref. 30464]. •Valid as Heterodontus portusjacksoni (Meyer 1793) -- (Compagno 1984:160 [ref. 6474], Paxton et al. 1989:95 [ref. 12442], Paulin et al. 1989:17 [ref. 24556], Kuiter 1993:3 [ref. 23929], Gomon et al. 1994:90 [ref. 22532], Last & Stevens 1994:114 [ref. 23873], Kuiter 1997:8 [ref. 25488], Compagno & Niem 1998:1240 [ref. 23787], Johnson 1999:720 [ref. 25471], Compagno 1999:476 [ref. 25589], Hutchins 2001:13 [ref. 25847], Compagno 2001:42 [ref. 26323], Hoese & Gates 2006:60 [ref. 28997], White 2008:32 [ref. 30617], Stewart 2015:56 [ref. 34215], Weigmann 2016:6 [ref. 34211]). Current status: Valid as Heterodontus portusjacksoni (Meyer 1793). Heterodontidae. Distribution: Australia and New Zealand. Habitat: marine.