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Noun1.Orectolobidae - nurse sharks and carpet sharks
fish family - any of various families of fish
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The families Odontaspididae, Scapanorhynchidae, Isuridae, Cetorhinidae, Alopiidae, Orectolobidae and Rhiniodontidae.
Parasites (copepods) were only noted within the mouths of the members of the Orectolobidae examined, which not only lack oral denticles but also appear to lack the copious mucous secretions used for protection in the batoids (Whitear, 1986; Kemp, 1999).
Redescription of two species of wobbegongs (Chondrichthyes: Orectolobidae) with elevation of Orectolobus halei Whitley 1940 to species level.