Taxonomy Name Chiloscyllium plagiosum
Class Elasmobranchii
Order Orectolobiformes
Genus Chiloscyllium
Family Hemiscylliidae
DOF Valid Name Yu cicak insang putih
Common Name White spotted bambooshark
Fish Base Name White spotted bambooshark
Local Name Yu bodoh, yu cicak
Original author (Bennett, 1830)
Body Color Body color brownish, numerous white spots and transverse bands on a dark background.
Spesific Description Lateral ridges on trunk, dorsal fin without elongated free rear tips, first dorsal origin opposite or just behind pelvic insertion, anal fin length from origin to free rear tip considerably shorter than length of hypural caudal lobel from lower caudal origin to subterminal notch.