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Class Chondrichthyes
(Cartilaginous Fishes:  Sharks and Rays)

 

CLASS ORDER FAMILY GENUS/SPECIES

COMMON NAME

Chondrichthyes

Carcharhiniformes

Carcharhinidae

Carcharhinus leucas

Bull Shark

Chondrichthyes

Carcharhiniformes

Carcharhinidae

Carcharhinus limbatus

Blacktip Shark

Chondrichthyes

Carcharhiniformes

Carcharhinidae

Carcharhinus plumbeus

Sandbar Shark

Chondrichthyes

Carcharhiniformes

Carcharhinidae

Galeocerdo cuvieri Tiger Shark

Chondrichthyes

Carcharhiniformes

Carcharhinidae

Mustelus canis

Smooth Dogfish

Chondrichthyes

Carcharhiniformes

Carcharhinidae

Negaprion brevirostris

Lemon Shark

Chondrichthyes

Carcharhiniformes

Sphyrnidae

Sphyrna lewini

Scalloped Hammerhead

Chondrichthyes

Carcharhiniformes

Sphyrnidae

Sphyrna mokarran

Great Hammerhead

Chondrichthyes

Carcharhiniformes

Sphyrnidae

Sphyrna tiburo

Bonnethead

Chondrichthyes

Orectolobiformes

Orectolobidae

Ginglymostoma cirratum

Nurse Shark

Chondrichthyes

Rajiformes

Dasyatidae

Dasyatis americana

Southern Stingray

Chondrichthyes

Rajiformes

Dasyatidae

Dasyatis sabina

Atlantic Stingray

Chondrichthyes

Rajiformes

Dasyatidae

Dasyatis sayi

Bluntnose Stingray

Chondrichthyes

Rajiformes

Dasyatidae

Gymnura micrura

Smooth Butterfly Ray

Chondrichthyes

Rajiformes

Mobulidae

Manta birostris

Atlantic Manta

Chondrichthyes

Rajiformes

Myliobatidae

Aetobatus narinari

Spotted Eagle Ray

Chondrichthyes

Rajiformes

Myliobatidae

Myliobatis Freminvillei

Bullnose Ray

Chondrichthyes

Rajiformes

Myliobatidae

Myliobatis goodei

Sourthern Eagle Ray

Chondrichthyes

Rajiformes

Myliobatidae

Rhinoptera bonasus

Cownose Ray

Chondrichthyes

Rajiformes

Pristidae

Pristis pectinata

Smalltooth Sawfish

Chondrichthyes

Rajiformes

Pristidae

Pristis perotteti

Largetooth Sawfish

Chondrichthyes

Rajiformes

Rhinobatidae

Rhinobatos lentiginosus

Atlantic Guitarfish

Chondrichthyes

Rajiformes

Torpedinidae

Narcine brasiliensis

Lesser Electric Ray