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Sutorectus wardi
Synonym for Orectolobus wardi Whitley, 1939

  Original name  
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  Current accepted name  
  Status details  
senior synonym, new combination
  Status ref.  
  Etymology of generic noun  
  from ETYFish
sutor, Latin fopr cobbler, referring to Cobbler Carpet Shark or Cobbler Wobbegong, its local name in South and Western Australia; orektos (Gr.), stretched out, presumably referring to its long nasal barbels and/ or alluding to its affinity with the closely related genus Orectolobus. (See ETYFish)
  Etymology of specific epithet  
  from ETYFish
In honor of Australian actor, musician and naturalist Charles Melbourne Ward (1903-1966), who collected holotype. (See ETYFish)
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References using the name as accepted
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