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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

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