Paracentroscyllium ornatum (3)
ALCOCK, 1889
Valid name: Centroscyllium ornatum
Valid name: Centroscyllium ornatum
Common name: Ornate dogfish
Original description species: ALCOCK, 1889
Genus: Paracentroscyllium ALCOCK, 1889
Family: Etmopteridae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Squaliformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Paragaleus acutiventralis (2)
CHU, 1960
Valid name: Hemipristis elongata
Valid name: Hemipristis elongata
Common name: Snaggletooth shark
Original description species: CHU, 1960
Genus: Paragaleus BUDKER, 1935
Family: Hemigaleidae HASSE, 1879
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Paragaleus gruveli (5)
BUDKER, 1935
Valid name: Paragaleus pectoralis
Valid name: Paragaleus pectoralis
Common name: Atlantic weasel shark
Original description species: BUDKER, 1935
Genus: Paragaleus BUDKER, 1935
Family: Hemigaleidae HASSE, 1879
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Paragaleus leucolomatus (12)
COMPAGNO & SMALE, 1985
Common name: Whitetip weasel shark
Original description species: COMPAGNO & SMALE, 1985
Genus: Paragaleus BUDKER, 1935
Family: Hemigaleidae HASSE, 1879
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Paragaleus pectoralis (39)
(GARMAN, 1906)
Synonyms: Hemigaleus pectoralis, Paragaleus gruveli
Common name: Atlantic weasel shark
Original description species: (GARMAN, 1906)
Genus: Paragaleus BUDKER, 1935
Family: Hemigaleidae HASSE, 1879
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Paragaleus randalli (26)
COMPAGNO, KRUPP & CARPENTER, 1996
Common name: Slender weasel shark
Original description species: COMPAGNO, KRUPP & CARPENTER, 1996
Genus: Paragaleus BUDKER, 1935
Family: Hemigaleidae HASSE, 1879
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Paragaleus tengi (24)
(CHEN, 1963)
Synonyms: Negogaleus longicaudatus, Negogaleus tengi
Common name: Straight-tooth weasel shark
Original description species: (CHEN, 1963)
Genus: Paragaleus BUDKER, 1935
Family: Hemigaleidae HASSE, 1879
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Parapristurus spongiceps (1)
(GILBERT, 1905)
Valid name: Apristurus spongiceps
Valid name: Apristurus spongiceps
Common name: Spongehead catshark
Original description species: (GILBERT, 1905)
Genus: Parapristurus FOWLER, 1934
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Parascyllium collare (23)
RAMSAY & OGILBY, 1888
Common name: Collared carpetshark
Original description species: RAMSAY & OGILBY, 1888
Genus: Parascyllium GILL, 1862
Family: Parascylliidae GILL, 1862
Order: Orectolobiformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Parascyllium elongatum (4)
LAST & STEVENS, 2008
Common name: Elongate carpet shark
Original description species: LAST & STEVENS, 2008
Genus: Parascyllium GILL, 1862
Family: Parascylliidae GILL, 1862
Order: Orectolobiformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Parascyllium ferrigineum (1)
McCULLOCH, 1911
Valid name: Parascyllium ferrugineum
Valid name: Parascyllium ferrugineum
Original description species: McCULLOCH, 1911
Genus: Parascyllium GILL, 1862
Family: Parascylliidae GILL, 1862
Order: Orectolobiformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Parascyllium ferrugineum (30)
MCCULLOCH, 1911
Synonyms: Parascyllium ferrigineum, Parascyllium multimaculatum, Parascyllium (Neoparascyllium) multimaculatum
Common name: Rusty carpetshark
Original description species: MCCULLOCH, 1911
Genus: Parascyllium GILL, 1862
Family: Parascylliidae GILL, 1862
Order: Orectolobiformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Parascyllium multimaculatum (5)
SCOTT, 1935
Valid name: Parascyllium ferrugineum
Valid name: Parascyllium ferrugineum
Common name: Rusty carpetshark
Original description species: SCOTT, 1935
Genus: Parascyllium GILL, 1862
Family: Parascylliidae GILL, 1862
Order: Orectolobiformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Parascyllium nuchale (1)
McCOY, 1874
Valid name: Parascyllium variolatum
Valid name: Parascyllium variolatum
Common name: Necklace carpetshark
Original description species: McCOY, 1874
Genus: Parascyllium GILL, 1862
Family: Parascylliidae GILL, 1862
Order: Orectolobiformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Parascyllium nuchalis (1)
McCOY, 1874
Valid name: Parascyllium variolatum
Valid name: Parascyllium variolatum
Common name: Necklace carpetshark
Original description species: McCOY, 1874
Genus: Parascyllium GILL, 1862
Family: Parascylliidae GILL, 1862
Order: Orectolobiformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Parascyllium sparsimaculata (1)
GOTO & LAST, 2002
Valid name: Parascyllium sparsimaculatum
Valid name: Parascyllium sparsimaculatum
Original description species: GOTO & LAST, 2002
Genus: Parascyllium GILL, 1862
Family: Parascylliidae GILL, 1862
Order: Orectolobiformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Parascyllium sparsimaculatum (8)
GOTO & LAST, 2002
Synonyms: Parascyllium sparsimaculata
Original description species: GOTO & LAST, 2002
Genus: Parascyllium GILL, 1862
Family: Parascylliidae GILL, 1862
Order: Orectolobiformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Parascyllium variolatum (27)
(DUMÉRIL, 1853)
Synonyms: Hemiscyllium variolatum, Parascyllium nuchale, Parascyllium nuchalis
Common name: Necklace carpetshark
Original description species: (DUMÉRIL, 1853)
Genus: Parascyllium GILL, 1862
Family: Parascylliidae GILL, 1862
Order: Orectolobiformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Parascyllium (Neoparascyllium) multimaculatum (1)
SCOTT, 1935
Valid name: Parascyllium ferrugineum
Valid name: Parascyllium ferrugineum
Common name: Rusty carpetshark
Original description species: SCOTT, 1935
Genus: Parascyllium (Neoparascyllium)
Family: Parascylliidae GILL, 1862
Order: Orectolobiformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Paratrygon aiereba (90)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841)
Synonyms: Dasyatis orbicularis, Disceus strongylopterus, Disceus thayeri, Elipesurus strogylopterus, Ellipesurus strongylopterus, Paratrygon aireba, Paratrygon ajereba, Paratrygon cf. aiereba, Paratrygon strongylopterus, Potamotrygon orbicularis, Raia sloani, Raja orbicularis, Trygon aiereba, Trygon orbicularis, Trygon strogylopterus, Trygon strongyloptera, Trygon strongylopterus
Common name: Discus ray
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841)
Genus: Paratrygon DUMÉRIL, 1865
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Paratrygon aireba (5)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841)
Valid name: Paratrygon aiereba
Valid name: Paratrygon aiereba
Common name: Discus ray
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841)
Genus: Paratrygon DUMÉRIL, 1865
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Paratrygon ajereba (3)
(WALBAUM, 1792)
Valid name: Paratrygon aiereba
Valid name: Paratrygon aiereba
Original description species: (WALBAUM, 1792)
Genus: Paratrygon DUMÉRIL, 1865
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Paratrygon cf. aiereba (1)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841)
Valid name: Paratrygon aiereba
Valid name: Paratrygon aiereba
Common name: Discus ray
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841)
Genus: Paratrygon DUMÉRIL, 1865
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Paratrygon motoro (3)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841)
Valid name: Potamotrygon motoro
Valid name: Potamotrygon motoro
Common name: Ocellate river stingray
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841)
Genus: Paratrygon DUMÉRIL, 1865
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Paratrygon sp. (3)

Genus: Paratrygon DUMÉRIL, 1865
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Paratrygon strongylopterus (1)
(JARDINE, 1843)
Valid name: Paratrygon aiereba
Valid name: Paratrygon aiereba
Common name: Discus ray
Original description species: (JARDINE, 1843)
Genus: Paratrygon DUMÉRIL, 1865
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Parmaturus albimarginatus (3)
SÉRET & LAST, 2007
Common name: White-tip Catshark
Original description species: SÉRET & LAST, 2007
Genus: Parmaturus GARMAN, 1906
Family: Pentanchinae SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Parmaturus albipenis (4)
SÉRET & LAST, 2007
Common name: White-clasper catshark
Original description species: SÉRET & LAST, 2007
Genus: Parmaturus GARMAN, 1906
Family: Pentanchinae SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Parmaturus bigus (7)
SÉRET & LAST, 2007
Common name: Beige catshark
Original description species: SÉRET & LAST, 2007
Genus: Parmaturus GARMAN, 1906
Family: Pentanchinae SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Parmaturus campechiensis (14)
SPRINGER, 1979
Common name: Campeche catshark
Original description species: SPRINGER, 1979
Genus: Parmaturus GARMAN, 1906
Family: Pentanchinae SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Parmaturus cf. melanobranchius (1)
(CHAN, 1966)
Valid name: Parmaturus melanobranchus
Valid name: Parmaturus melanobranchus
Common name: Blackgill catshark
Original description species: (CHAN, 1966)
Genus: Parmaturus GARMAN, 1906
Family: Pentanchinae SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Parmaturus lanatus (4)
SÉRET & LAST, 2007
Common name: Velvet catshark
Original description species: SÉRET & LAST, 2007
Genus: Parmaturus GARMAN, 1906
Family: Pentanchinae SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Parmaturus macmillani (12)
HARDY, 1985
Synonyms: Parmaturus (Parmaturus) macmillani
Common name: McMillan's cat shark
Original description species: HARDY, 1985
Genus: Parmaturus GARMAN, 1906
Family: Pentanchinae SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Parmaturus manis (2)
SPRINGER, 1979
Valid name: Apristurus manis
Valid name: Apristurus manis
Common name: Ghost catshark
Original description species: SPRINGER, 1979
Genus: Parmaturus GARMAN, 1906
Family: Pentanchinae SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Parmaturus melanobranchius (10)
(CHAN, 1966)
Valid name: Parmaturus melanobranchus
Valid name: Parmaturus melanobranchus
Common name: Blackgill catshark
Original description species: (CHAN, 1966)
Genus: Parmaturus GARMAN, 1906
Family: Pentanchinae SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Parmaturus melanobranchus (19)
(CHAN, 1966)
Synonyms: Dichichthys melanobranchus, Figaro melanobranchus, Figaro piceus, Parmaturus cf. melanobranchius, Parmaturus melanobranchius
Common name: Blackgill catshark
Original description species: (CHAN, 1966)
Genus: Parmaturus GARMAN, 1906
Family: Pentanchinae SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Parmaturus pilosus (26)
GARMAN, 1906
Synonyms: Galeus hertwigi, Pristiurus hertwigi
Common name: Salamander shark
Original description species: GARMAN, 1906
Genus: Parmaturus GARMAN, 1906
Family: Pentanchinae SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Parmaturus sp. (8)

Genus: Parmaturus GARMAN, 1906
Family: Pentanchinae SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Parmaturus stenseni (1)
SPRINGER, 1979
Valid name: Apristurus stenseni
Valid name: Apristurus stenseni
Common name: Panama ghost catshark
Original description species: SPRINGER, 1979
Genus: Parmaturus GARMAN, 1906
Family: Pentanchinae SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Parmaturus xaniurus (52)
(GILBERT, 1892)
Synonyms: Catulus xaniurus, Pristiurus xaniurus, Scyliorhinus xaniurus
Common name: Filetail catshark
Original description species: (GILBERT, 1892)
Genus: Parmaturus GARMAN, 1906
Family: Pentanchinae SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pastinaca acanthura (1)
GRONOW, 1854
Valid name: Bathytoshia centroura
Valid name: Bathytoshia centroura
Original description species: GRONOW, 1854
Genus: Pastinaca SWAINSON, 1838
Family: Dasyatidae JORDAN, 1888
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pastinaca aquila (1)
GRONOW, 1854
Valid name: Dasyatis sp.
Valid name: Dasyatis sp.
Original description species: GRONOW, 1854
Genus: Pastinaca SWAINSON, 1838
Family: Dasyatidae JORDAN, 1888
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pastinaca hastata (3)
DEKAY, 1842
Valid name: Dasyatis hastata
Valid name: Dasyatis hastata
Original description species: DEKAY, 1842
Genus: Pastinaca SWAINSON, 1838
Family: Dasyatidae JORDAN, 1888
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pastinaca humboldtii (1)
ROULIN, 1829
Valid name: Potamotrygon histrix
Valid name: Potamotrygon histrix
Original description species: ROULIN, 1829
Genus: Pastinaca SWAINSON, 1838
Family: Dasyatidae JORDAN, 1888
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pastinaca laevis (1)
GRONOW, 1854
Valid name: Dasyatis pastinaca
Valid name: Dasyatis pastinaca
Original description species: GRONOW, 1854
Genus: Pastinaca SWAINSON, 1838
Family: Dasyatidae JORDAN, 1888
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pastinaca maclura (2)
(LESUEUR, 1817)
Valid name: Gymnura altavela
Valid name: Gymnura altavela
Common name: Spiny butterfly ray
Original description species: (LESUEUR, 1817)
Genus: Pastinaca SWAINSON, 1838
Family: Dasyatidae JORDAN, 1888
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pastinachus ater (39)
(MACLEAY, 1883)
Synonyms: Pastinachus atrus, Pastinachus cf. atrus, Pastinachus sephen ater , Taeniura atra
Common name: Cowtail stingray
Original description species: (MACLEAY, 1883)
Genus: Pastinachus RÜPPELL, 1828
Family: Dasyatidae JORDAN, 1888
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pastinachus atrus (31)
(MACLEAY, 1883)
Valid name: Pastinachus ater
Valid name: Pastinachus ater
Common name: Cowtail stingray
Original description species: (MACLEAY, 1883)
Genus: Pastinachus RÜPPELL, 1828
Family: Dasyatidae JORDAN, 1888
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pastinachus centrourus (2)
(MITCHILL, 1815)
Valid name: Bathytoshia centroura
Valid name: Bathytoshia centroura
Original description species: (MITCHILL, 1815)
Genus: Pastinachus RÜPPELL, 1828
Family: Dasyatidae JORDAN, 1888
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pastinachus cf. atrus (1)
(MACLEAY, 1883)
Valid name: Pastinachus ater
Valid name: Pastinachus ater
Original description species: (MACLEAY, 1883)
Genus: Pastinachus RÜPPELL, 1828
Family: Dasyatidae JORDAN, 1888
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pastinachus cf. sephen (7)
(FORSSKÅL, 1775)
Valid name: Pastinachus sephen
Valid name: Pastinachus sephen
Original description species: (FORSSKÅL, 1775)
Genus: Pastinachus RÜPPELL, 1828
Family: Dasyatidae JORDAN, 1888
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pastinachus chindwinensis (1)
(ROBERTS, 2007)
Valid name: Makararaja chindwinensis
Valid name: Makararaja chindwinensis
Original description species: (ROBERTS, 2007)
Genus: Pastinachus RÜPPELL, 1828
Family: Dasyatidae JORDAN, 1888
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pastinachus gracilicaudus (10)
LAST & MANJAJI-MATSUMOTO, 2010
Common name: Narrowtail stingray
Original description species: LAST & MANJAJI-MATSUMOTO, 2010
Genus: Pastinachus RÜPPELL, 1828
Family: Dasyatidae JORDAN, 1888
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pastinachus gruveli (1)
(CHABANAUD, 1923)
Valid name: Pastinachus sephen
Valid name: Pastinachus sephen
Common name: Cowtail stingray
Original description species: (CHABANAUD, 1923)
Genus: Pastinachus RÜPPELL, 1828
Family: Dasyatidae JORDAN, 1888
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pastinachus sephen (229)
(FORSSKÅL, 1775)
Synonyms: Dasyatis gruveli, Dasyatis sephen, Dasyatis (Pastinachus) sephen, Dasybatus sephen, Dasybatus (Pastinachus) gruveli, Himantura fluviatilis, Hypolophus sephen, Pastinachus cf. sephen, Pastinachus gruveli, Raia fluviatilis, Raia sancur, Raia sephen, Raja fluviatilis, Raja sancur, Raja sephen, Trygon fluviatilis, Trygon sephen, Trygon (Hypolophus) sephen
Common name: Cowtail stingray
Original description species: (FORSSKÅL, 1775)
Genus: Pastinachus RÜPPELL, 1828
Family: Dasyatidae JORDAN, 1888
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pastinachus sephen ater (1)
(MACLEAY, 1883)
Valid name: Pastinachus ater
Valid name: Pastinachus ater
Common name: Cowtail stingray
Original description species: (MACLEAY, 1883)
Genus: Pastinachus RÜPPELL, 1828
Family: Dasyatidae JORDAN, 1888
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pastinachus solocirostris (18)
LAST, MANJAJI & YEARSLEY, 2005
Common name: Roughnose stingray
Original description species: LAST, MANJAJI & YEARSLEY, 2005
Genus: Pastinachus RÜPPELL, 1828
Family: Dasyatidae JORDAN, 1888
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pastinachus stellurostris (7)
LAST, FAHMI & NAYLOR, 2010
Common name: Starrynose stingray
Original description species: LAST, FAHMI & NAYLOR, 2010
Genus: Pastinachus RÜPPELL, 1828
Family: Dasyatidae JORDAN, 1888
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pastinachus torrei (1)
(GARMAN, 1913)
Valid name: Dasyatis sp.
Valid name: Dasyatis sp.
Original description species: (GARMAN, 1913)
Genus: Pastinachus RÜPPELL, 1828
Family: Dasyatidae JORDAN, 1888
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pateobatis bleekeri (42)
(BLYTH, 1860)
Synonyms: Dasyatis bleekari, Dasyatis bleekeri, Dasyatis blekeeri, Dasyatis (Himantura) bleekeri, Dasybatus bleekeri, Himantura bleekeri, Trygon bleekeri
Common name: Bleeker's whipray
Original description species: (BLYTH, 1860)
Genus: Pateobatis LAST, NAYLOR & MANJAJI-MATSUMOTO, 2016
Family: Dasyatidae JORDAN, 1888
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pateobatis fai (99)
(JORDAN & SEALE, 1906)
Synonyms: Himantura fai
Common name: Pink whipray
Original description species: (JORDAN & SEALE, 1906)
Genus: Pateobatis LAST, NAYLOR & MANJAJI-MATSUMOTO, 2016
Family: Dasyatidae JORDAN, 1888
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pateobatis hortlei (11)
(LAST, MANJAJI-MATSUMOTO & KAILOLA, 2006)
Synonyms: Himantura hortlei
Common name: Hortle's whipray
Original description species: (LAST, MANJAJI-MATSUMOTO & KAILOLA, 2006)
Genus: Pateobatis LAST, NAYLOR & MANJAJI-MATSUMOTO, 2016
Family: Dasyatidae JORDAN, 1888
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pateobatis jenkinsii (72)
(ANNANDALE, 1909)
Synonyms: Dasyatis jenkinsii, Dasyatis (Amphotistius) jenkinsii, Dasyatis (Himantura) jenkinsii, Dasybatus jenkinsii, Himantura draco, Himantura jenkinsi, Himantura jenkinsii, Trygon jenkinsii
Common name: Pointed-nose stingray
Original description species: (ANNANDALE, 1909)
Genus: Pateobatis LAST, NAYLOR & MANJAJI-MATSUMOTO, 2016
Family: Dasyatidae JORDAN, 1888
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pateobatis uarnacoides (57)
(BLEEKER, 1852)
Synonyms: Dasyatis marginatus, Dasyatis (Amphotistius) marginatus, Dasyatis (Himantura) marginatus, Dasybatus marginatus, Himantura cf. marginata, Himantura cf. uarnacoides, Himantura marginata, Himantura marginatus, Himantura uarnacoides, Trygon marginatus, Trygon uarnacoides
Common name: Whitenose whip ray
Original description species: (BLEEKER, 1852)
Genus: Pateobatis LAST, NAYLOR & MANJAJI-MATSUMOTO, 2016
Family: Dasyatidae JORDAN, 1888
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pavoraja alleni (13)
McEACHRAN & FECHHELM, 1982
Common name: Allens skate
Original description species: McEACHRAN & FECHHELM, 1982
Genus: Pavoraja WHITLEY, 1939
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pavoraja arenaria (6)
LAST, MALLICK & YEARSLEY, 2008
Common name: Sandy skate
Original description species: LAST, MALLICK & YEARSLEY, 2008
Genus: Pavoraja WHITLEY, 1939
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pavoraja asperula (4)
(GARRICK & PAUL, 1974)
Valid name: Brochiraja asperula
Valid name: Brochiraja asperula
Common name: Prickly deepsea skate
Original description species: (GARRICK & PAUL, 1974)
Genus: Pavoraja WHITLEY, 1939
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pavoraja laxipella (1)
YEARSLEY & LAST, 1992
Valid name: Insentiraja laxipella
Valid name: Insentiraja laxipella
Common name: Eastern looseskin skate
Original description species: YEARSLEY & LAST, 1992
Genus: Pavoraja WHITLEY, 1939
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pavoraja mosaica (7)
LAST, MALLICK & YEARSLEY, 2008
Common name: Mosaic skate
Original description species: LAST, MALLICK & YEARSLEY, 2008
Genus: Pavoraja WHITLEY, 1939
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pavoraja nitida (27)
(GÜNTHER, 1880)
Synonyms: Pavoraja (Pavoraja) nitida, Raia nitida, Raja nitida
Common name: Peacock skate
Original description species: (GÜNTHER, 1880)
Genus: Pavoraja WHITLEY, 1939
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pavoraja polyommata (1)
(OGILBY, 1910)
Valid name: Dentiraja polyommata
Valid name: Dentiraja polyommata
Common name: Argus skate
Original description species: (OGILBY, 1910)
Genus: Pavoraja WHITLEY, 1939
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pavoraja pseudonitida (7)
LAST, MALLICK & YEARSLEY, 2008
Common name: False peacock skate
Original description species: LAST, MALLICK & YEARSLEY, 2008
Genus: Pavoraja WHITLEY, 1939
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pavoraja sp. (3)

Synonyms: Pavoraja (Pavoraja) sp.
Genus: Pavoraja WHITLEY, 1939
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pavoraja spinifera (4)
(GARRICK & PAUL, 1974)
Valid name: Brochiraja spinifera
Valid name: Brochiraja spinifera
Common name: Spiny deepsea skate
Original description species: (GARRICK & PAUL, 1974)
Genus: Pavoraja WHITLEY, 1939
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pavoraja umbrosa (5)
LAST, MALLICK & YEARSLEY, 2008
Common name: Dusky skate
Original description species: LAST, MALLICK & YEARSLEY, 2008
Genus: Pavoraja WHITLEY, 1939
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pavoraja (Argoraja) polyommata (1)
(OGILBY, 1910)
Valid name: Dentiraja polyommata
Valid name: Dentiraja polyommata
Common name: Argus skate
Original description species: (OGILBY, 1910)
Genus: Pavoraja (Argoraja)
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pavoraja (Insentiraja) laxipella (2)
YEARSLEY & LAST, 1992
Valid name: Insentiraja laxipella
Valid name: Insentiraja laxipella
Common name: Eastern looseskin skate
Original description species: YEARSLEY & LAST, 1992
Genus: Pavoraja (Insentiraja)
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pavoraja (Pavoraja) nitida (3)
(GÜNTHER, 1880)
Valid name: Pavoraja nitida
Valid name: Pavoraja nitida
Original description species: (GÜNTHER, 1880)
Genus: Pavoraja (Pavoraja)
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pavoraja (Pavoraja) sp. (1)

Valid name: Pavoraja sp.
Valid name: Pavoraja sp.
Genus: Pavoraja (Pavoraja)
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pentanchus herklotsi (3)
FOWLER, 1934
Valid name: Apristurus herklotsi
Valid name: Apristurus herklotsi
Common name: Longfin catshark
Original description species: FOWLER, 1934
Genus: Pentanchus SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Family: Pentanchinae SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pentanchus indicus (1)
(BRAUER, 1906)
Valid name: Apristurus indicus
Valid name: Apristurus indicus
Original description species: (BRAUER, 1906)
Genus: Pentanchus SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Family: Pentanchinae SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pentanchus macrorhynchus (1)
(TANAKA, 1909)
Valid name: Apristurus macrorhynchus
Valid name: Apristurus macrorhynchus
Original description species: (TANAKA, 1909)
Genus: Pentanchus SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Family: Pentanchinae SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pentanchus microps (3)
(GILCHRIST, 1922)
Valid name: Apristurus microps
Valid name: Apristurus microps
Common name: Smalleye catshark
Original description species: (GILCHRIST, 1922)
Genus: Pentanchus SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Family: Pentanchinae SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pentanchus platyrhynchus (1)
(TANAKA, 1909)
Valid name: Apristurus platyrhynchus
Valid name: Apristurus platyrhynchus
Original description species: (TANAKA, 1909)
Genus: Pentanchus SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Family: Pentanchinae SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pentanchus profundicolus (20)
SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Synonyms: Apristurus profundicolus
Common name: Onefin catshark
Original description species: SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Genus: Pentanchus SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Family: Pentanchinae SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pentanchus saldanha (1)
(BARNARD, 1925)
Valid name: Apristurus saldanha
Valid name: Apristurus saldanha
Original description species: (BARNARD, 1925)
Genus: Pentanchus SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Family: Pentanchinae SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pentanchus sibogae (1)
(WEBER, 1913)
Valid name: Apristurus sibogae
Valid name: Apristurus sibogae
Original description species: (WEBER, 1913)
Genus: Pentanchus SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Family: Pentanchinae SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pentanchus sp. (3)

Valid name: Apristurus sp.
Valid name: Apristurus sp.
Genus: Pentanchus SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Family: Pentanchinae SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pentanchus spongiceps (1)
(GILBERT, 1905)
Valid name: Apristurus spongiceps
Valid name: Apristurus spongiceps
Common name: Spongehead catshark
Original description species: (GILBERT, 1905)
Genus: Pentanchus SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Family: Pentanchinae SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pentanchus verweyi (3)
FOWLER, 1934
Valid name: Apristurus platyrhynchus
Valid name: Apristurus platyrhynchus
Common name: Spatulasnout catshark
Original description species: FOWLER, 1934
Genus: Pentanchus SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Family: Pentanchinae SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pentanchus (Parapristurus) investigatoris (2)
MISRA, 1962
Valid name: Apristurus investigatoris
Valid name: Apristurus investigatoris
Common name: Broadnose catshark
Original description species: MISRA, 1962
Genus: Pentanchus (Parapristurus)
Family: Pentanchinae SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Phaenopogon barbulifer (1)
HERRE, 1935
Valid name: Cirrhigaleus barbifer
Valid name: Cirrhigaleus barbifer
Original description species: HERRE, 1935
Genus: Phaenopogon HERRE, 1935
Family: Squalidae BONAPARTE, 1834
Order: Squaliformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Phasmichthys lemures (2)
WHITLEY, 1939
Valid name: Hydrolagus lemures
Valid name: Hydrolagus lemures
Common name: Blackfin ghostshark
Original description species: WHITLEY, 1939
Genus: Phasmichthys JORDAN & HUBBS, 1925
Family: Chimaeridae BONAPARTE, 1831
Order: Chimaeriformes
Subclass: Holocephali
Phasmichthys novaezealandiae (1)
(FOWLER, 1911)
Valid name: Hydrolagus novaezealandiae
Valid name: Hydrolagus novaezealandiae
Original description species: (FOWLER, 1911)
Genus: Phasmichthys JORDAN & HUBBS, 1925
Family: Chimaeridae BONAPARTE, 1831
Order: Chimaeriformes
Subclass: Holocephali
Phasmichthys novaezelandiae (1)
(FOWLER, 1911)
Valid name: Hydrolagus novaezealandiae
Valid name: Hydrolagus novaezealandiae
Common name: Dark ghost shark
Original description species: (FOWLER, 1911)
Genus: Phasmichthys JORDAN & HUBBS, 1925
Family: Chimaeridae BONAPARTE, 1831
Order: Chimaeriformes
Subclass: Holocephali
Physodon mülleri (6)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1839)
Valid name: Scoliodon laticaudus
Valid name: Scoliodon laticaudus
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1839)
Genus: Physodon MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Physodon mulleri (4)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1839)
Valid name: Scoliodon laticaudus
Valid name: Scoliodon laticaudus
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1839)
Genus: Physodon MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Physodon taylori (5)
OGILBY, 1915
Valid name: Rhizoprionodon taylori
Valid name: Rhizoprionodon taylori
Common name: Australian sharpnose shark
Original description species: OGILBY, 1915
Genus: Physodon MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Planonasus parini (6)
WEIGMANN, STEHMANN & THIEL, 2013
Common name: Dwarf False Catshark
Original description species: WEIGMANN, STEHMANN & THIEL, 2013
Genus: Planonasus WEIGMANN, STEHMANN & THIEL, 2013
Family: Pseudotriakidae GILL, 1893
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Planonasus sp. (1)

Genus: Planonasus WEIGMANN, STEHMANN & THIEL, 2013
Family: Pseudotriakidae GILL, 1893
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Platypodon acronotus (2)
(POEY, 1860)
Valid name: Carcharhinus acronotus
Valid name: Carcharhinus acronotus
Common name: Blacknose shark
Original description species: (POEY, 1860)
Genus: Platypodon GILL, 1862
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Platypodon coatesi (2)
WHITLEY, 1939
Valid name: Carcharhinus coatesi
Valid name: Carcharhinus coatesi
Original description species: WHITLEY, 1939
Genus: Platypodon GILL, 1862
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Platypodon falciformis (2)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1839)
Valid name: Carcharhinus falciformis
Valid name: Carcharhinus falciformis
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1839)
Genus: Platypodon GILL, 1862
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Platypodon gangeticus (1)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1839)
Valid name: Glyphis gangeticus
Valid name: Glyphis gangeticus
Common name: Ganges shark
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1839)
Genus: Platypodon GILL, 1862
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Platypodon maculipinnis (1)
(POEY, 1865)
Valid name: Carcharhinus brevipinna
Valid name: Carcharhinus brevipinna
Common name: Spinner shark
Original description species: (POEY, 1865)
Genus: Platypodon GILL, 1862
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Platypodon menisorrah (1)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1839)
Valid name: Carcharhinus falciformis
Valid name: Carcharhinus falciformis
Common name: Silky shark
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1839)
Genus: Platypodon GILL, 1862
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Platypodon obscurus (1)
(LESUEUR, 1818)
Valid name: Carcharhinus obscurus
Valid name: Carcharhinus obscurus
Common name: Dusky shark
Original description species: (LESUEUR, 1818)
Genus: Platypodon GILL, 1862
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Platypodon perezii (1)
POEY, 1876
Valid name: Carcharhinus perezii
Valid name: Carcharhinus perezii
Common name: Caribbean reef shark
Original description species: POEY, 1876
Genus: Platypodon GILL, 1862
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Platypodon tiburo (1)
(POEY, 1860)
Valid name: Carcharhinus falciformis
Valid name: Carcharhinus falciformis
Common name: Silky shark
Original description species: (POEY, 1860)
Genus: Platypodon GILL, 1862
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Platyrhina cf. limboonkengi (1)
TANG, 1933
Valid name: Platyrhina sinensis
Valid name: Platyrhina sinensis
Original description species: TANG, 1933
Genus: Platyrhina MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Family: Platyrhinidae JORDAN, 1923
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Platyrhina exasperata (2)
JORDAN & GILBERT, 1880
Valid name: Zapteryx exasperata
Valid name: Zapteryx exasperata
Common name: Banded guitarfish
Original description species: JORDAN & GILBERT, 1880
Genus: Platyrhina MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Family: Platyrhinidae JORDAN, 1923
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Platyrhina hyugaensis (5)
IWATSUKI, MIYAMOTO & NAKAYA, 2011
Common name: Hyuga fanray
Original description species: IWATSUKI, MIYAMOTO & NAKAYA, 2011
Genus: Platyrhina MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Family: Platyrhinidae JORDAN, 1923
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Platyrhina limboonkengi (10)
TANG, 1933
Valid name: Platyrhina sinensis
Valid name: Platyrhina sinensis
Common name: Amoy fanray
Original description species: TANG, 1933
Genus: Platyrhina MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Family: Platyrhinidae JORDAN, 1923
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Platyrhina psomadakisi (3)
WHITE & LAST, 2016
Common name: Andaman Fanray
Original description species: WHITE & LAST, 2016
Genus: Platyrhina MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Family: Platyrhinidae JORDAN, 1923
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Platyrhina schoenleini (1)
MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Valid name: Zanobatus schoenleinii
Valid name: Zanobatus schoenleinii
Common name: Striped panray
Original description species: MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Genus: Platyrhina MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Family: Platyrhinidae JORDAN, 1923
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Platyrhina schoenleinii (3)
MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Valid name: Zanobatus schoenleinii
Valid name: Zanobatus schoenleinii
Common name: Striped panray
Original description species: MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Genus: Platyrhina MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Family: Platyrhinidae JORDAN, 1923
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Platyrhina schönleinii (2)
MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Valid name: Zanobatus schoenleinii
Valid name: Zanobatus schoenleinii
Common name: Striped panray
Original description species: MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Genus: Platyrhina MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Family: Platyrhinidae JORDAN, 1923
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Platyrhina sinensis (55)
(BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801)
Synonyms: Discobatus sinensis, Platyrhina cf. limboonkengi, Platyrhina limboonkengi, Platyrhina sinensis*, Rhina sinensis
Common name: Fanray
Original description species: (BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801)
Genus: Platyrhina MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Family: Platyrhinidae JORDAN, 1923
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Platyrhina sinensis* (1)
MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Valid name: Platyrhina sinensis
Valid name: Platyrhina sinensis
Original description species: MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Genus: Platyrhina MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Family: Platyrhinidae JORDAN, 1923
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Platyrhina tangi (11)
IWATSUKI, ZHANG & NAKAYA, 2011
Common name: Yellow-spotted fanray
Original description species: IWATSUKI, ZHANG & NAKAYA, 2011
Genus: Platyrhina MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Family: Platyrhinidae JORDAN, 1923
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Platyrhina triseriata (1)
JORDAN & GILBERT, 1880
Valid name: Platyrhinoidis triseriata
Valid name: Platyrhinoidis triseriata
Common name: Thornback guitarfish
Original description species: JORDAN & GILBERT, 1880
Genus: Platyrhina MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Family: Platyrhinidae JORDAN, 1923
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Platyrhinoides triseriata (7)
(JORDAN & GILBERT, 1880)
Valid name: Platyrhinoidis triseriata
Valid name: Platyrhinoidis triseriata
Common name: Thornback guitarfish
Original description species: (JORDAN & GILBERT, 1880)
Genus: Platyrhinoides
Family: Trygonorrhinidae LAST, SÉRET & NAYLOR, 2016
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Platyrhinoides triseriatus (1)
(JORDAN & GILBERT, 1880)
Valid name: Platyrhinoidis triseriata
Valid name: Platyrhinoidis triseriata
Common name: Thornback guitarfish
Original description species: (JORDAN & GILBERT, 1880)
Genus: Platyrhinoides
Family: Trygonorrhinidae LAST, SÉRET & NAYLOR, 2016
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Platyrhinoidis atlantica (1)
CHABANAUD, 1928
Valid name: Zanobatus schoenleinii
Valid name: Zanobatus schoenleinii
Common name: Striped panray
Original description species: CHABANAUD, 1928
Genus: Platyrhinoidis GARMAN, 1881
Family: Platyrhinidae JORDAN, 1923
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Platyrhinoidis sp. (2)

Genus: Platyrhinoidis GARMAN, 1881
Family: Platyrhinidae JORDAN, 1923
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Platyrhinoidis triseriata (86)
(JORDAN & GILBERT, 1880)
Synonyms: Platyrhina triseriata, Platyrhinoides triseriata, Platyrhinoides triseriatus, Platyrhinoidis triseriatus, Rhinobatus triseriatus
Common name: Thornback guitarfish
Original description species: (JORDAN & GILBERT, 1880)
Genus: Platyrhinoidis GARMAN, 1881
Family: Platyrhinidae JORDAN, 1923
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Platyrhinoidis triseriatus (5)
(JORDAN & GILBERT, 1880)
Valid name: Platyrhinoidis triseriata
Valid name: Platyrhinoidis triseriata
Common name: Thornback guitarfish
Original description species: (JORDAN & GILBERT, 1880)
Genus: Platyrhinoidis GARMAN, 1881
Family: Platyrhinidae JORDAN, 1923
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Platysqualus tudes (2)
(VALENCIENNES, 1822)
Valid name: Sphyrna tudes
Valid name: Sphyrna tudes
Original description species: (VALENCIENNES, 1822)
Genus: Platysqualus SWAINSON, 1839
Family: Sphyrnidae GILL, 1872
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Plesiobatis daviesi (69)
(WALLACE, 1967)
Synonyms: Urolophus marmoratus CHU & HU & LI 1981, Urotrygon davesi, Urotrygon daviesi
Common name: Deepwater stingray
Original description species: (WALLACE, 1967)
Genus: Plesiobatis NISHIDA, 1990
Family: Plesiobatididae NISHIDA, 1990
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Plesiotrygon iwamae (38)
ROSA, CASTELLO & THORSON, 1987
Common name: Long-tailed river stingray
Original description species: ROSA, CASTELLO & THORSON, 1987
Genus: Plesiotrygon ROSA, CASTELLO & THORSON, 1987
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Plesiotrygon nana (4)
CARVALHO & RAGNO, 2011
Original description species: CARVALHO & RAGNO, 2011
Genus: Plesiotrygon ROSA, CASTELLO & THORSON, 1987
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pleuracromylon laevis (1)
(RISSO, 1820)
Valid name: Mustelus mustelus
Valid name: Mustelus mustelus
Common name: Smooth-hound
Original description species: (RISSO, 1820)
Genus: Pleuracromylon GILL, 1864
Family: Triakidae GRAY, 1851
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pliotrema warrei (1)
REGAN, 1906
Valid name: Pliotrema warreni
Valid name: Pliotrema warreni
Common name: Sixgill sawshark
Original description species: REGAN, 1906
Genus: Pliotrema REGAN, 1906
Family: Pristiophoridae BLEEKER, 1859
Order: Pristiophoriformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pliotrema warreni (46)
REGAN, 1906
Synonyms: Pliotrema warrei
Common name: Sixgill sawshark
Original description species: REGAN, 1906
Genus: Pliotrema REGAN, 1906
Family: Pristiophoridae BLEEKER, 1859
Order: Pristiophoriformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Poroderma africanum (60)
(GMELIN, 1789)
Synonyms: Scyliorhinus africanus, Scylliorhinus africanus, Scyllium africanum, Squalus africanus, Squalus striatus, Squalus vittatus
Common name: Striped catshark
Original description species: (GMELIN, 1789)
Genus: Poroderma SMITH, 1838
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Poroderma marleyi (10)
FOWLER, 1934
Valid name: Poroderma pantherinum
Valid name: Poroderma pantherinum
Common name: Leopard catshark
Original description species: FOWLER, 1934
Genus: Poroderma SMITH, 1838
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Poroderma pantherinum (61)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838)
Synonyms: Conoporoderma marleyi, Poroderma marleyi, Poroderma pantherium, Poroderma submaculatum, Poroderma variegatum, Scyliorhinus pantherinus, Scylliorhinus pantherinus, Scyllium maeandrinum, Scyllium pantherinum, Scyllium variegatum
Common name: Leopard catshark
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838)
Genus: Poroderma SMITH, 1838
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Poroderma pantherium (1)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838)
Valid name: Poroderma pantherinum
Valid name: Poroderma pantherinum
Common name: Leopard catshark
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838)
Genus: Poroderma SMITH, 1838
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Poroderma stellare (1)
(LINNAEUS, 1758)
Valid name: Scyliorhinus stellaris
Valid name: Scyliorhinus stellaris
Original description species: (LINNAEUS, 1758)
Genus: Poroderma SMITH, 1838
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Poroderma submaculatum (1)
SMITH, 1838
Valid name: Poroderma pantherinum
Valid name: Poroderma pantherinum
Common name: Leopard catshark
Original description species: SMITH, 1838
Genus: Poroderma SMITH, 1838
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon aff. hystrix (1)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841)
Valid name: Potamotrygon histrix
Valid name: Potamotrygon histrix
Common name: Porcupine river stingray
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841)
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon aff. motoro (1)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841)
Valid name: Potamotrygon motoro
Valid name: Potamotrygon motoro
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841)
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon alba (1)
CASTEX, 1963
Valid name: Potamotrygon motoro
Valid name: Potamotrygon motoro
Common name: Ocellate river stingray
Original description species: CASTEX, 1963
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon albimaculata (3)
DE CARVALHO, 2016
Original description species: DE CARVALHO, 2016
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon amandae (6)
LOBODA & DE CARVALHO, 2013
Original description species: LOBODA & DE CARVALHO, 2013
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon boesemani (7)
ROSA, DE CARVALHO & DE ALMEIDA WANDERLEY, 2008
Original description species: ROSA, DE CARVALHO & DE ALMEIDA WANDERLEY, 2008
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon brachyura (27)
(GÜNTHER, 1880)
Synonyms: Potamotrygon brachyurus, Potamotrygon brumi, Raja brachyura (GÜNTHER, 1880), Trygon brachyurus
Common name: Short-tailed river stingray
Original description species: (GÜNTHER, 1880)
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon brachyurus (1)
(GÜNTHER, 1880)
Valid name: Potamotrygon brachyura
Valid name: Potamotrygon brachyura
Common name: Short-tailed river stingray
Original description species: (GÜNTHER, 1880)
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon brumi (1)
DEVINCENZI, 1942
Valid name: Potamotrygon brachyura
Valid name: Potamotrygon brachyura
Common name: Short-tailed river stingray
Original description species: DEVINCENZI, 1942
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon castexi (16)
CASTELLO & YAGOLKOWSKI, 1969
Valid name: Potamotrygon falkneri
Valid name: Potamotrygon falkneri
Common name: Vermiculate river stingray
Original description species: CASTELLO & YAGOLKOWSKI, 1969
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon cf. castexi (4)
CASTELLO & YAGOLKOWSKI, 1969
Valid name: Potamotrygon falkneri
Valid name: Potamotrygon falkneri
Original description species: CASTELLO & YAGOLKOWSKI, 1969
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon cf. constellata (2)
(VAILLANT, 1880)
Valid name: Potamotrygon constellata
Valid name: Potamotrygon constellata
Original description species: (VAILLANT, 1880)
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon cf. dumerilii (1)
(CASTELNAU, 1855)
Valid name: Potamotrygon orbignyi
Valid name: Potamotrygon orbignyi
Common name: Smooth back river stingray
Original description species: (CASTELNAU, 1855)
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon cf. falkneri (1)
CASTEX & MACIEL, 1963
Valid name: Potamotrygon falkneri
Valid name: Potamotrygon falkneri
Common name: Largespot river stingray
Original description species: CASTEX & MACIEL, 1963
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon cf. henlei (2)
(CASTELNAU, 1855)
Valid name: Potamotrygon henlei
Valid name: Potamotrygon henlei
Original description species: (CASTELNAU, 1855)
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon cf. histrix (5)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841)
Valid name: Potamotrygon histrix
Valid name: Potamotrygon histrix
Common name: Porcupine river stingray
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841)
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon cf. motoro (6)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841)
Valid name: Potamotrygon motoro
Valid name: Potamotrygon motoro
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841)
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon cf. scobina (4)
GARMAN, 1913
Valid name: Potamotrygon scobina
Valid name: Potamotrygon scobina
Original description species: GARMAN, 1913
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon cf. tatianae (1)
SILVA & CARVALHO, 2011
Valid name: Potamotrygon tatianae
Valid name: Potamotrygon tatianae
Original description species: SILVA & CARVALHO, 2011
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon circularis (13)
GARMAN, 1913
Valid name: Potamotrygon constellata
Valid name: Potamotrygon constellata
Original description species: GARMAN, 1913
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon constellata (41)
(VAILLANT, 1880)
Synonyms: Potamotrygon cf. constellata, Potamotrygon circularis, Taeniura constellata
Common name: Thorny river stingray
Original description species: (VAILLANT, 1880)
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon dumerili (4)
(CASTELNAU, 1855)
Valid name: Potamotrygon orbignyi
Valid name: Potamotrygon orbignyi
Original description species: (CASTELNAU, 1855)
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon dumerilii (7)
(CASTELNAU, 1855)
Valid name: Potamotrygon orbignyi
Valid name: Potamotrygon orbignyi
Common name: Smooth back river stingray
Original description species: (CASTELNAU, 1855)
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon falkneri (77)
CASTEX & MACIEL, 1963
Synonyms: Potamotrygon castexi, Potamotrygon cf. castexi, Potamotrygon cf. falkneri, Potamotrygon menchacai
Common name: Largespot river stingray
Original description species: CASTEX & MACIEL, 1963
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon garouaensis (2)
STAUCH & BLANC, 1962
Valid name: Fontitrygon garouaensis
Valid name: Fontitrygon garouaensis
Common name: Smooth freshwater stingray
Original description species: STAUCH & BLANC, 1962
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon henlei (30)
(CASTELNAU, 1855)
Synonyms: Potamotrygon cf. henlei, Trygon henlei, Trygon (Taeniura) henlei
Common name: Bigtooth river stingray
Original description species: (CASTELNAU, 1855)
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon histrix (60)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841)
Synonyms: Ellipesurus hystrix, Pastinaca humboldtii, Potamotrygon aff. hystrix, Potamotrygon cf. histrix, Potamotrygon humboldtii, Potamotrygon hystrix, Taeniura hystrix, Trygon hystrix
Common name: Porcupine river stingray
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841)
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon humboldtii (1)
(ROULIN, 1829)
Valid name: Potamotrygon histrix
Valid name: Potamotrygon histrix
Original description species: (ROULIN, 1829)
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon humerosa (17)
GARMAN, 1913
Synonyms: Potamotrygon humerosus
Common name: Smooth back river stingray
Original description species: GARMAN, 1913
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon humerosus (1)
GARMAN, 1913
Valid name: Potamotrygon humerosa
Valid name: Potamotrygon humerosa
Common name: Smooth back river stingray
Original description species: GARMAN, 1913
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon hystrix (28)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841)
Valid name: Potamotrygon histrix
Valid name: Potamotrygon histrix
Common name: Porcupine river stingray
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841)
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon jabuti (3)
DE CARVALHO, 2016
Original description species: DE CARVALHO, 2016
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon labradori (1)
CASTEX, MACIEL & MARTÍNEZ ACHENBACH, 1963
Valid name: Potamotrygon motoro
Valid name: Potamotrygon motoro
Common name: Ocellate river stingray
Original description species: CASTEX, MACIEL & MARTÍNEZ ACHENBACH, 1963
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon laticeps (2)
GARMAN, 1913
Valid name: Potamotrygon motoro
Valid name: Potamotrygon motoro
Common name: Ocellate river stingray
Original description species: GARMAN, 1913
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon leopoldi (28)
CASTEX & CASTELLO, 1970
Common name: White-blotched river stingray
Original description species: CASTEX & CASTELLO, 1970
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon limai (3)
FONTENELLE, DA SILVA & DE CARVALHO, 2014
Original description species: FONTENELLE, DA SILVA & DE CARVALHO, 2014
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon magdalenae (49)
(DUMÉRIL, 1865)
Synonyms: Taeniura magdalenae
Common name: Magdalena river stingray
Original description species: (DUMÉRIL, 1865)
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon marinae (9)
DEYNAT, 2006
Original description species: DEYNAT, 2006
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon menchacai (2)
MARTÍNEZ ACHENBACH, 1967
Valid name: Potamotrygon falkneri
Valid name: Potamotrygon falkneri
Common name: Largespot river stingray
Original description species: MARTÍNEZ ACHENBACH, 1967
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon motoro (167)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841)
Synonyms: Ellipesurus motoro, Paratrygon laticeps, Paratrygon motoro, Potamotrygon aff. motoro, Potamotrygon alba, Potamotrygon cf. motoro, Potamotrygon labradori, Potamotrygon laticeps, Potamotrygon pauckei, Raja motoro, Taeniura motoro, Trygon garrapa, Trygon mulleri, Trygon (Taeniura) mulleri
Common name: Ocellate river stingray
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841)
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon ocellata (13)
(ENGELHARDT, 1912)
Synonyms: Potamotrygon cf. ocellata, Trygon hystrix ocellata
Common name: Red-blotched river stingray
Original description species: (ENGELHARDT, 1912)
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon orbicularis (1)
(BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801)
Valid name: Paratrygon aiereba
Valid name: Paratrygon aiereba
Common name: Discus ray
Original description species: (BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801)
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon orbignyi (96)
(CASTELNAU, 1855)
Synonyms: Ellipesurus orbignyi, Ellipesurus reticulatus, Potamotrygon cf. dumerilii, Potamotrygon dumerili, Potamotrygon dumerilii, Potamotrygon reticulata, Potamotrygon reticulatus, Taeniura dumerili, Taeniura orbignyi, Trygon d'orbignyi, Trygon dorbignyi, Trygon dumerilii, Trygon orbignyi, Trygon reticulatus, Trygon (Taeniura) dumerilii, Trygon (Taeniura) orbignyi
Common name: Smooth back river stingray
Original description species: (CASTELNAU, 1855)
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon pantanensis (3)
LOBODA & DE CARVALHO, 2013
Original description species: LOBODA & DE CARVALHO, 2013
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon pauckei (2)
CASTEX, 1963
Valid name: Potamotrygon motoro
Valid name: Potamotrygon motoro
Common name: Ocellate river stingray
Original description species: CASTEX, 1963
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon reticulata (2)
(GÜNTHER, 1880)
Valid name: Potamotrygon orbignyi
Valid name: Potamotrygon orbignyi
Original description species: (GÜNTHER, 1880)
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon reticulatus (5)
(GÜNTHER, 1880)
Valid name: Potamotrygon orbignyi
Valid name: Potamotrygon orbignyi
Common name: Smooth back river stingray
Original description species: (GÜNTHER, 1880)
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon rex (3)
DE CARVALHO, 2016
Original description species: DE CARVALHO, 2016
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon schroederi (38)
FERNÁNDEZ-YÉPEZ, 1958
Common name: Rosette river stingray
Original description species: FERNÁNDEZ-YÉPEZ, 1958
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon schuehmacheri (2)
CASTEX, 1964
Valid name: Potamotrygon schuhmacheri
Valid name: Potamotrygon schuhmacheri
Original description species: CASTEX, 1964
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon schuemacheri (4)
CASTEX, 1964
Valid name: Potamotrygon schuhmacheri
Valid name: Potamotrygon schuhmacheri
Original description species: CASTEX, 1964
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon schuhmacheri (13)
CASTEX, 1964
Synonyms: Potamotrygon schuehmacheri, Potamotrygon schuemacheri
Original description species: CASTEX, 1964
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon scobina (39)
GARMAN, 1913
Synonyms: Potamotrygon cf. scobina
Common name: Raspy river stingray
Original description species: GARMAN, 1913
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon signata (18)
GARMAN, 1913
Synonyms: Potamotrygon signatus
Common name: Parnaiba river stingray
Original description species: GARMAN, 1913
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon signatus (1)
GARMAN, 1913
Valid name: Potamotrygon signata
Valid name: Potamotrygon signata
Common name: Parnaiba river stingray
Original description species: GARMAN, 1913
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon tatianae (7)
SILVA & CARVALHO, 2011
Synonyms: Potamotrygon cf. tatianae
Original description species: SILVA & CARVALHO, 2011
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon tigrina (5)
CARVALHO, SABAJ PEREZ & LOVEJOY, 2011
Original description species: CARVALHO, SABAJ PEREZ & LOVEJOY, 2011
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon wallacei (6)
DE CARVALHO, ROSA & DE ARAÚJO, 2016
Original description species: DE CARVALHO, ROSA & DE ARAÚJO, 2016
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Potamotrygon yepezi (25)
CASTEX & CASTELLO, 1970
Common name: Maracaibo river stingray
Original description species: CASTEX & CASTELLO, 1970
Genus: Potamotrygon GARMAN, 1877
Family: Potamotrygonidae GARMAN, 1877
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Prionace aff. glaucus (1)
(LINNAEUS, 1758)
Valid name: Prionace glauca
Valid name: Prionace glauca
Common name: Blue shark
Original description species: (LINNAEUS, 1758)
Genus: Prionace CANTOR, 1849
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Prionace glauca (1135)
(LINNAEUS, 1758)
Synonyms: Carcharhinus glaucus, Carcharhinus macki, Carcharhinus mackiei, Carcharias aethiops, Carcharias ciliaris, Carcharias glaucus, Carcharias gracilis, Carcharias hirundinaceus, Carcharias pugae, Carcharias (Prionodon) glaucus, Carcharinus glaucus, Charcharias glaucus, Galeus glauca, Galeus glaucus, Glyphis glauca, Glyphis glaucus, Glyphis mackiei, Hypoprion isodus, Hypoprion (Hemigaleus) isodus, Isuropsis glaucus, Isurus glaucus, Prionace aff. glaucus, Prionace glaucum, Prionace glaucus, Prionace mackiei, Prionodon glaucus, Prionodon subglaucus, Prionodon sublamia, Squalus ciliaris, Squalus glaucus, Squalus rondeletii, Squalus (Carcharinus) glaucus, Thalassinus rondeletii, Thalassorhinus rondeletii
Common name: Blue shark
Original description species: (LINNAEUS, 1758)
Genus: Prionace CANTOR, 1849
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Prionace glaucum (1)
(LINNAEUS, 1758)
Valid name: Prionace glauca
Valid name: Prionace glauca
Original description species: (LINNAEUS, 1758)
Genus: Prionace CANTOR, 1849
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Prionace glaucus (7)
(LINNAEUS, 1758)
Valid name: Prionace glauca
Valid name: Prionace glauca
Common name: Blue shark
Original description species: (LINNAEUS, 1758)
Genus: Prionace CANTOR, 1849
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Prionace mackiei (3)
PHILLIPPS, 1935
Valid name: Prionace glauca
Valid name: Prionace glauca
Common name: Blue shark
Original description species: PHILLIPPS, 1935
Genus: Prionace CANTOR, 1849
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Prionodon cucuri (2)
CASTELNAU, 1855
Valid name: Carcharhinus acronotus
Valid name: Carcharhinus acronotus
Original description species: CASTELNAU, 1855
Genus: Prionodon MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Prionodon glaucus (2)
(LINNAEUS, 1758)
Valid name: Prionace glauca
Valid name: Prionace glauca
Common name: Blue shark
Original description species: (LINNAEUS, 1758)
Genus: Prionodon MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Prionodon lamia (1)
(RAFINESQUE, 1810)
Valid name: Carcharodon carcharias
Valid name: Carcharodon carcharias
Common name: Great white shark
Original description species: (RAFINESQUE, 1810)
Genus: Prionodon MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Prionodon milbertii (1)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1839)
Valid name: Carcharhinus plumbeus
Valid name: Carcharhinus plumbeus
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1839)
Genus: Prionodon MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Prionodon subglaucus (1)
LAWLEY, 1876
Valid name: Prionace glauca
Valid name: Prionace glauca
Common name: Blue shark
Original description species: LAWLEY, 1876
Genus: Prionodon MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristiophorus cf. schroederi (2)
SPRINGER & BULLIS, 1960
Valid name: Pristiophorus schroederi
Valid name: Pristiophorus schroederi
Original description species: SPRINGER & BULLIS, 1960
Genus: Pristiophorus MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Pristiophoridae BLEEKER, 1859
Order: Pristiophoriformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristiophorus cirratus (72)
(LATHAM, 1794)
Synonyms: Pristis anisodon, Pristis cirratus, Pristis cirrhata, Pristis cirrhatus, Squalus anisodon, Squalus tentaculatus
Common name: Longnose sawshark
Original description species: (LATHAM, 1794)
Genus: Pristiophorus MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Pristiophoridae BLEEKER, 1859
Order: Pristiophoriformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristiophorus delicatus (8)
YEARSLEY, LAST & WHITE, 2008
Common name: Tropical sawshark
Original description species: YEARSLEY, LAST & WHITE, 2008
Genus: Pristiophorus MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Pristiophoridae BLEEKER, 1859
Order: Pristiophoriformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristiophorus japonicus (58)
GÜNTHER, 1870
Common name: Japanese sawshark
Original description species: GÜNTHER, 1870
Genus: Pristiophorus MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Pristiophoridae BLEEKER, 1859
Order: Pristiophoriformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristiophorus lanae (4)
EBERT & WILMS, 2013
Original description species: EBERT & WILMS, 2013
Genus: Pristiophorus MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Pristiophoridae BLEEKER, 1859
Order: Pristiophoriformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristiophorus nancyae (10)
EBERT & CAILLIET, 2011
Common name: African dwarf sawshark
Original description species: EBERT & CAILLIET, 2011
Genus: Pristiophorus MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Pristiophoridae BLEEKER, 1859
Order: Pristiophoriformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristiophorus nudipinnis (51)
GÜNTHER, 1870
Synonyms: Pristiophorus oweni, Pristiophorus owenii
Common name: Shortnose sawshark
Original description species: GÜNTHER, 1870
Genus: Pristiophorus MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Pristiophoridae BLEEKER, 1859
Order: Pristiophoriformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristiophorus oweni (1)
GÜNTHER, 1870
Valid name: Pristiophorus nudipinnis
Valid name: Pristiophorus nudipinnis
Common name: Shortnose sawshark
Original description species: GÜNTHER, 1870
Genus: Pristiophorus MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Pristiophoridae BLEEKER, 1859
Order: Pristiophoriformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristiophorus owenii (3)
GÜNTHER, 1870
Valid name: Pristiophorus nudipinnis
Valid name: Pristiophorus nudipinnis
Common name: Shortnose sawshark
Original description species: GÜNTHER, 1870
Genus: Pristiophorus MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Pristiophoridae BLEEKER, 1859
Order: Pristiophoriformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristiophorus schroederi (19)
SPRINGER & BULLIS, 1960
Synonyms: Pristiophorus cf. schroederi
Common name: Bahamas sawshark
Original description species: SPRINGER & BULLIS, 1960
Genus: Pristiophorus MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Pristiophoridae BLEEKER, 1859
Order: Pristiophoriformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis acutirostris (2)
DUMÉRIL, 1865
Valid name: Pristis pectinata
Valid name: Pristis pectinata
Common name: Smalltooth sawfish
Original description species: DUMÉRIL, 1865
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis aff. perotteti (1)
MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Valid name: Pristis pristis
Valid name: Pristis pristis
Common name: Large-tooth sawfish
Original description species: MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis anisodon (1)
(LACEPÈDE, 1802)
Valid name: Pristiophorus cirratus
Valid name: Pristiophorus cirratus
Common name: Longnose sawshark
Original description species: (LACEPÈDE, 1802)
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis annandalei (3)
CHAUDHURI, 1908
Valid name: Pristis pectinata
Valid name: Pristis pectinata
Common name: Smalltooth sawfish
Original description species: CHAUDHURI, 1908
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis antiquorum (29)
LATHAM, 1794
Valid name: Pristis pristis
Valid name: Pristis pristis
Common name: Common sawfish
Original description species: LATHAM, 1794
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis canaliculata (1)
BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Valid name: Pristis pristis
Valid name: Pristis pristis
Common name: Common sawfish
Original description species: BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis cf. pectinata (1)
LATHAM, 1794
Valid name: Pristis pectinata
Valid name: Pristis pectinata
Original description species: LATHAM, 1794
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis cf. pectinatus (1)
LATHAM, 1794
Valid name: Pristis pectinata
Valid name: Pristis pectinata
Common name: Smalltooth sawfish
Original description species: LATHAM, 1794
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis cirratus (3)
LATHAM, 1794
Valid name: Pristiophorus cirratus
Valid name: Pristiophorus cirratus
Common name: Longnose sawshark
Original description species: LATHAM, 1794
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis cirrhata (1)
LATHAM, 1794
Valid name: Pristiophorus cirratus
Valid name: Pristiophorus cirratus
Common name: Longnose sawshark
Original description species: LATHAM, 1794
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis cirrhatus (1)
LATHAM, 1794
Valid name: Pristiophorus cirratus
Valid name: Pristiophorus cirratus
Common name: Longnose sawshark
Original description species: LATHAM, 1794
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis clavata (70)
GARMAN, 1906
Common name: Dwarf sawfish
Original description species: GARMAN, 1906
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis cuspidata (5)
LATHAM, 1794
Valid name: Anoxypristis cuspidata
Valid name: Anoxypristis cuspidata
Common name: Knifetooth sawfish
Original description species: LATHAM, 1794
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis cuspidatus (27)
LATHAM, 1794
Valid name: Anoxypristis cuspidata
Valid name: Anoxypristis cuspidata
Common name: Knifetooth sawfish
Original description species: LATHAM, 1794
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis dubius (4)
BLEEKER, 1852
Valid name: Pristis zijsron
Valid name: Pristis zijsron
Common name: Longcomb sawfish
Original description species: BLEEKER, 1852
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis granulosa (1)
BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Valid name: Pristis pectinata
Valid name: Pristis pectinata
Common name: Smalltooth sawfish
Original description species: BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis leptodon (1)
DUMÉRIL, 1865
Valid name: Pristis pectinata
Valid name: Pristis pectinata
Common name: Smalltooth sawfish
Original description species: DUMÉRIL, 1865
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis megalodon (1)
DUMÉRIL, 1865
Valid name: Pristis pectinata
Valid name: Pristis pectinata
Common name: Smalltooth sawfish
Original description species: DUMÉRIL, 1865
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis microdon (140)
LATHAM, 1794
Valid name: Pristis pristis
Valid name: Pristis pristis
Common name: Largetooth sawfish
Original description species: LATHAM, 1794
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis occa (1)
(DUMÉRIL, 1865)
Valid name: Pristis pectinata
Valid name: Pristis pectinata
Original description species: (DUMÉRIL, 1865)
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis pectinata (236)
LATHAM, 1794
Synonyms: Pristis acutirostris, Pristis annandalei, Pristis cf. pectinata, Pristis cf. pectinatus, Pristis granulosa, Pristis leptodon, Pristis megalodon, Pristis occa, Pristis pectinatus, Pristis serra, Pristis woermanni, Pristis (Pristis) pectinatus, Pristobatus occa, Squalus pectinatus
Common name: Smalltooth sawfish
Original description species: LATHAM, 1794
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis pectinatus (63)
LATHAM, 1794
Valid name: Pristis pectinata
Valid name: Pristis pectinata
Common name: Smalltooth sawfish
Original description species: LATHAM, 1794
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis peroteti (2)
MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Valid name: Pristis pristis
Valid name: Pristis pristis
Common name: Large-tooth sawfish
Original description species: MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis perotteti (66)
MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Valid name: Pristis pristis
Valid name: Pristis pristis
Common name: Large-tooth sawfish
Original description species: MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis perottetii (1)
MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Valid name: Pristis pristis
Valid name: Pristis pristis
Common name: Large-tooth sawfish
Original description species: MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis perrotteti (18)
MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Valid name: Pristis pristis
Valid name: Pristis pristis
Common name: Large-tooth sawfish
Original description species: MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis pristis (380)
(LINNAEUS, 1758)
Synonyms: Pristis aff. perotteti, Pristis antiquorum, Pristis canaliculata, Pristis caniculata, Pristis microdon, Pristis peroteti, Pristis perotteti, Pristis perottetii, Pristis perrotteti, Pristis typica, Pristis zephyreus, Squalus pristis
Common name: Common sawfish
Original description species: (LINNAEUS, 1758)
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis sagittata (1)

Valid name: Pristis sp.
Valid name: Pristis sp.
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis semisagittatus (5)
(SHAW, 1804)
Valid name: Anoxypristis cuspidata
Valid name: Anoxypristis cuspidata
Common name: Knifetooth sawfish
Original description species: (SHAW, 1804)
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis typica (1)
POEY, 1861
Valid name: Pristis pristis
Valid name: Pristis pristis
Common name: Common sawfish
Original description species: POEY, 1861
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis woermanni (2)
FISCHER, 1884
Valid name: Pristis pectinata
Valid name: Pristis pectinata
Original description species: FISCHER, 1884
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis zephyreus (5)
JORDAN & STARKS, 1895
Valid name: Pristis pristis
Valid name: Pristis pristis
Common name: Common sawfish
Original description species: JORDAN & STARKS, 1895
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis zijsron (129)
BLEEKER, 1851
Synonyms: Pristis dubius, Pristis zisron, Pristis zyrson, Pristis zysron, Pristis zysross
Common name: Longcomb sawfish
Original description species: BLEEKER, 1851
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis zysron (13)
BLEEKER, 1851
Valid name: Pristis zijsron
Valid name: Pristis zijsron
Common name: Longcomb sawfish
Original description species: BLEEKER, 1851
Genus: Pristis LINCK, 1790
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis (Anoxypristis) cuspidata (1)
LATHAM, 1794
Valid name: Anoxypristis cuspidata
Valid name: Anoxypristis cuspidata
Original description species: LATHAM, 1794
Genus: Pristis (Anoxypristis)
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristis (Pristis) pectinatus (1)
LATHAM, 1794
Valid name: Pristis pectinata
Valid name: Pristis pectinata
Common name: Smalltooth sawfish
Original description species: LATHAM, 1794
Genus: Pristis (Pristis)
Family: Pristidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristiurus arae (1)
NICHOLS, 1927
Valid name: Galeus arae
Valid name: Galeus arae
Common name: Roughtail catshark
Original description species: NICHOLS, 1927
Genus: Pristiurus BONAPARTE, 1834
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristiurus atlanticus (3)
VAILLANT, 1888
Valid name: Galeus atlanticus
Valid name: Galeus atlanticus
Common name: Atlantic sawtail cat shark
Original description species: VAILLANT, 1888
Genus: Pristiurus BONAPARTE, 1834
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristiurus eastmani (5)
JORDAN & SNYDER, 1904
Valid name: Galeus eastmani
Valid name: Galeus eastmani
Common name: Gecko catshark
Original description species: JORDAN & SNYDER, 1904
Genus: Pristiurus BONAPARTE, 1834
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristiurus hertwigi (2)
ENGELHARDT, 1912
Valid name: Parmaturus pilosus
Valid name: Parmaturus pilosus
Common name: Salamander shark
Original description species: ENGELHARDT, 1912
Genus: Pristiurus BONAPARTE, 1834
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristiurus jenseni (1)
SAEMUNDSSON, 1922
Valid name: Galeus murinus
Valid name: Galeus murinus
Common name: Mouse catshark
Original description species: SAEMUNDSSON, 1922
Genus: Pristiurus BONAPARTE, 1834
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristiurus jensenii (1)
SAEMUNDSSON, 1922
Valid name: Galeus murinus
Valid name: Galeus murinus
Common name: Mouse catshark
Original description species: SAEMUNDSSON, 1922
Genus: Pristiurus BONAPARTE, 1834
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristiurus melanostomum (1)
(BONAPARTE, 1834)
Valid name: Galeus melastomus
Valid name: Galeus melastomus
Common name: Blackmouth catshark
Original description species: (BONAPARTE, 1834)
Genus: Pristiurus BONAPARTE, 1834
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristiurus melanostomus (27)
LOWE, 1843
Valid name: Galeus melastomus
Valid name: Galeus melastomus
Common name: Blackmouth catshark
Original description species: LOWE, 1843
Genus: Pristiurus BONAPARTE, 1834
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristiurus melastomus (4)
(RAFINESQUE, 1810)
Valid name: Galeus melastomus
Valid name: Galeus melastomus
Common name: Blackmouth catshark
Original description species: (RAFINESQUE, 1810)
Genus: Pristiurus BONAPARTE, 1834
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristiurus murinus (4)
COLLETT, 1904
Valid name: Galeus murinus
Valid name: Galeus murinus
Common name: Mouse catshark
Original description species: COLLETT, 1904
Genus: Pristiurus BONAPARTE, 1834
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristiurus polli (1)
(CADENAT, 1959)
Valid name: Galeus polli
Valid name: Galeus polli
Common name: African sawtail catshark
Original description species: (CADENAT, 1959)
Genus: Pristiurus BONAPARTE, 1834
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristiurus sauteri (2)
JORDAN & RICHARDSON, 1909
Valid name: Galeus sauteri
Valid name: Galeus sauteri
Common name: Blacktip sawtail catshark
Original description species: JORDAN & RICHARDSON, 1909
Genus: Pristiurus BONAPARTE, 1834
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristiurus souverbiei (1)
LAFONT, 1868
Valid name: Galeus melastomus
Valid name: Galeus melastomus
Common name: Blackmouth catshark
Original description species: LAFONT, 1868
Genus: Pristiurus BONAPARTE, 1834
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristiurus spongiceps (1)
(GILBERT, 1905)
Valid name: Apristurus spongiceps
Valid name: Apristurus spongiceps
Common name: Spongehead catshark
Original description species: (GILBERT, 1905)
Genus: Pristiurus BONAPARTE, 1834
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristiurus xaniurus (1)
(GILBERT, 1892)
Valid name: Parmaturus xaniurus
Valid name: Parmaturus xaniurus
Common name: Filetail catshark
Original description species: (GILBERT, 1892)
Genus: Pristiurus BONAPARTE, 1834
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pristiurus (Figaro) boardmani (1)
WHITLEY, 1928
Valid name: Figaro boardmani
Valid name: Figaro boardmani
Common name: Australian sawtail catshark
Original description species: WHITLEY, 1928
Genus: Pristiurus (Figaro)
Family: Pentanchinae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Propterygia hyposticta (2)
OTTO, 1821
Valid name: Dipturus batis
Valid name: Dipturus batis
Original description species: OTTO, 1821
Genus: Propterygia OTTO, 1821
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Proscyllium alcocki (3)
MISRA, 1950
Valid name: Eridacnis radcliffei
Valid name: Eridacnis radcliffei
Common name: Pygmy ribbontail catshark
Original description species: MISRA, 1950
Genus: Proscyllium HILGENDORF, 1904
Family: Proscylliidae FOWLER, 1941
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Proscyllium habereri (60)
HILGENDORF, 1904
Synonyms: Calliscyllium venustum, Proscyllium venustum, Triakis habereri, Triakis venusta, Triakis venustum
Common name: Graceful catshark
Original description species: HILGENDORF, 1904
Genus: Proscyllium HILGENDORF, 1904
Family: Proscylliidae FOWLER, 1941
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Proscyllium magnificum (6)
LAST & VONGPANICH, 2004
Original description species: LAST & VONGPANICH, 2004
Genus: Proscyllium HILGENDORF, 1904
Family: Proscylliidae FOWLER, 1941
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Proscyllium sp. (1)

Genus: Proscyllium HILGENDORF, 1904
Family: Proscylliidae FOWLER, 1941
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Proscyllium venustum (8)
(TANAKA, 1912)
Valid name: Proscyllium habereri
Valid name: Proscyllium habereri
Original description species: (TANAKA, 1912)
Genus: Proscyllium HILGENDORF, 1904
Family: Proscylliidae FOWLER, 1941
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Proscymnodon macracanthus (5)
(REGAN, 1906)
Valid name: Scymnodon macracanthus
Valid name: Scymnodon macracanthus
Common name: Largespine velvet dogfish
Original description species: (REGAN, 1906)
Genus: Proscymnodon FOWLER, 1934
Family: Somniosidae JORDAN, 1888
Order: Squaliformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Proscymnodon plunketi (25)
(WAITE, 1910)
Valid name: Scymnodon plunketi
Valid name: Scymnodon plunketi
Common name: Plunket shark
Original description species: (WAITE, 1910)
Genus: Proscymnodon FOWLER, 1934
Family: Somniosidae JORDAN, 1888
Order: Squaliformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Proscymnodon waitei (1)
(THOMPSON, 1930)
Valid name: Scymnodon plunketi
Valid name: Scymnodon plunketi
Common name: Plunket shark
Original description species: (THOMPSON, 1930)
Genus: Proscymnodon FOWLER, 1934
Family: Somniosidae JORDAN, 1888
Order: Squaliformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Protozygaena longmani (2)
(OGILBY, 1912)
Valid name: Rhizoprionodon acutus
Valid name: Rhizoprionodon acutus
Common name: Milk shark
Original description species: (OGILBY, 1912)
Genus: Protozygaena WHITLEY, 1940
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Protozygaena taylori (1)
(OGILBY, 1915)
Valid name: Rhizoprionodon taylori
Valid name: Rhizoprionodon taylori
Common name: Australian sharpnose shark
Original description species: (OGILBY, 1915)
Genus: Protozygaena WHITLEY, 1940
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Psammobatis aguja (1)
(KENDALL & RADCLIFFE, 1912)
Valid name: Bathyraja aguja
Valid name: Bathyraja aguja
Original description species: (KENDALL & RADCLIFFE, 1912)
Genus: Psammobatis GÜNTHER, 1870
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Psammobatis asper (4)
HILDEBRAND, 1946
Valid name: Sympterygia brevicaudata
Valid name: Sympterygia brevicaudata
Common name: Shorttail fanskate
Original description species: HILDEBRAND, 1946
Genus: Psammobatis GÜNTHER, 1870
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Psammobatis bergi (40)
MARINI, 1932
Common name: Blotched sand skate
Original description species: MARINI, 1932
Genus: Psammobatis GÜNTHER, 1870
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Psammobatis brevicaudatus (10)
COPE, 1877
Valid name: Sympterygia brevicaudata
Valid name: Sympterygia brevicaudata
Common name: Shorttail fanskate
Original description species: COPE, 1877
Genus: Psammobatis GÜNTHER, 1870
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Psammobatis caudispina (6)
HILDEBRAND, 1946
Valid name: Sympterygia brevicaudata
Valid name: Sympterygia brevicaudata
Common name: Shorttail fanskate
Original description species: HILDEBRAND, 1946
Genus: Psammobatis GÜNTHER, 1870
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Psammobatis chilcae (4)
HILDEBRAND, 1946
Valid name: Sympterygia brevicaudata
Valid name: Sympterygia brevicaudata
Common name: Shorttail fanskate
Original description species: HILDEBRAND, 1946
Genus: Psammobatis GÜNTHER, 1870
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Psammobatis cirrifer (1)
(REGAN, 1914)
Valid name: Psammobatis rutrum
Valid name: Psammobatis rutrum
Original description species: (REGAN, 1914)
Genus: Psammobatis GÜNTHER, 1870
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Psammobatis extenta (55)
(GARMAN, 1913)
Synonyms: Psammobatis glandissimilis, Psammobatis glansdissimilis, Raia extenta
Common name: Zipper sand skate
Original description species: (GARMAN, 1913)
Genus: Psammobatis GÜNTHER, 1870
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Psammobatis glansdissimilis (4)
McEACHRAN, 1983
Valid name: Psammobatis extenta
Valid name: Psammobatis extenta
Common name: Zipper sand skate
Original description species: McEACHRAN, 1983
Genus: Psammobatis GÜNTHER, 1870
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Psammobatis lentiginosa (31)
McEACHRAN, 1983
Common name: Freckled sand skate
Original description species: McEACHRAN, 1983
Genus: Psammobatis GÜNTHER, 1870
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Psammobatis lima (6)
(POEPPIG, 1835)
Valid name: Sympterygia lima
Valid name: Sympterygia lima
Common name: Filetail fanskate
Original description species: (POEPPIG, 1835)
Genus: Psammobatis GÜNTHER, 1870
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Psammobatis maculatus (5)
HILDEBRAND, 1946
Valid name: Sympterygia brevicaudata
Valid name: Sympterygia brevicaudata
Common name: Shorttail fanskate
Original description species: HILDEBRAND, 1946
Genus: Psammobatis GÜNTHER, 1870
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Psammobatis microps (2)
(GÜNTHER, 1880)
Valid name: Sympterygia bonapartii
Valid name: Sympterygia bonapartii
Common name: Smallnose fanskate
Original description species: (GÜNTHER, 1880)
Genus: Psammobatis GÜNTHER, 1870
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Psammobatis normani (28)
McEACHRAN, 1983
Common name: Shortfin sand skate
Original description species: McEACHRAN, 1983
Genus: Psammobatis GÜNTHER, 1870
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Psammobatis parvacauda (10)
McEACHRAN, 1983
Common name: Smalltail sand skate
Original description species: McEACHRAN, 1983
Genus: Psammobatis GÜNTHER, 1870
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Psammobatis rudis (45)
GÜNTHER, 1870
Common name: Smallthorn sand skate
Original description species: GÜNTHER, 1870
Genus: Psammobatis GÜNTHER, 1870
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Psammobatis rutrum (27)
JORDAN, 1891
Synonyms: Malacorhina cirrifer, Psammobatis cirrifer
Common name: Spade sand skate
Original description species: JORDAN, 1891
Genus: Psammobatis GÜNTHER, 1870
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Psammobatis scobina (42)
(PHILIPPI, 1857)
Synonyms: Malacorhina mira, Raja mira, Raja philippii, Raja scobina
Common name: Raspthorn sand skate
Original description species: (PHILIPPI, 1857)
Genus: Psammobatis GÜNTHER, 1870
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Psammobatis sp. (11)

Genus: Psammobatis GÜNTHER, 1870
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Psammobatis waitii (2)
(MCCULLOCH, 1911)
Valid name: Irolita waitii
Valid name: Irolita waitii
Common name: Southern round skate
Original description species: (MCCULLOCH, 1911)
Genus: Psammobatis GÜNTHER, 1870
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Psammobatus spinosissimus (1)
BEEBE & TEE-VAN, 1941
Valid name: Bathyraja spinosissima
Valid name: Bathyraja spinosissima
Original description species: BEEBE & TEE-VAN, 1941
Genus: Psammobatus
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pseudobatos glaucostigmus (38)
(JORDAN & GILBERT, 1883)
Synonyms: Rhinobatos glaucostigma, Rhinobatos glaucostigmus, Rhinobatus glaucostigma
Common name: Speckled guitarfish
Original description species: (JORDAN & GILBERT, 1883)
Genus: Pseudobatos LAST, SÉRET & NAYLOR, 2016
Family: Rhinobatidae MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pseudobatos horkelii (56)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841)
Synonyms: Rhinobatos horkeli, Rhinobatos horkelii, Rhinobatus horkeli, Rhinobatus horkelii, Rhinobatus (Rhinobatus) horkelii
Common name: Brazilian guitarfish
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841)
Genus: Pseudobatos LAST, SÉRET & NAYLOR, 2016
Family: Rhinobatidae MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pseudobatos lentiginosus (62)
(GARMAN, 1880)
Synonyms: Rhinobatos cf. lentiginosus, Rhinobatos lentiginosus, Rhinobatus lentiginosis, Rhinobatus lentiginosus
Common name: Atlantic guitarfish
Original description species: (GARMAN, 1880)
Genus: Pseudobatos LAST, SÉRET & NAYLOR, 2016
Family: Rhinobatidae MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pseudobatos leucorhynchus (58)
(GÜNTHER, 1866)
Synonyms: Rhinobates leucorhynchus, Rhinobatos leucorhynchus, Rhinobatus leucorhynchus
Common name: Whitesnout guitarfish
Original description species: (GÜNTHER, 1866)
Genus: Pseudobatos LAST, SÉRET & NAYLOR, 2016
Family: Rhinobatidae MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pseudobatos percellens (78)
(WALBAUM, 1792)
Synonyms: Raja percellens, Raja rhinobatos transparens, Rhinobatos percellens, Rhinobatos percelleus, Rhinobatus glaucostictos, Rhinobatus percellens, Rhinobatus stellio, Rhinobatus undulatus, Rhinobatus (Rhinobatus) undulatus
Common name: Chola guitarfish
Original description species: (WALBAUM, 1792)
Genus: Pseudobatos LAST, SÉRET & NAYLOR, 2016
Family: Rhinobatidae MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pseudobatos planiceps (41)
(GARMAN, 1880)
Synonyms: Rhinobatos planiceps, Rhinobatus planiceps
Common name: Pacific guitarfish
Original description species: (GARMAN, 1880)
Genus: Pseudobatos LAST, SÉRET & NAYLOR, 2016
Family: Rhinobatidae MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pseudobatos prahli (21)
(ACERO & FRANKE, 1995)
Synonyms: Rhinobatos prahli, Rhinobatus prahli
Common name: Gorgona guitarfish
Original description species: (ACERO & FRANKE, 1995)
Genus: Pseudobatos LAST, SÉRET & NAYLOR, 2016
Family: Rhinobatidae MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pseudobatos productus (116)
(AYRES, 1854)
Synonyms: Rhinobatis producta, Rhinobatis productus, Rhinobatos cf. productus, Rhinobatos productus, Rhinobatus producta, Rhinobatus productus
Common name: Shovelnose guitarfish
Original description species: (AYRES, 1854)
Genus: Pseudobatos LAST, SÉRET & NAYLOR, 2016
Family: Rhinobatidae MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pseudocarcharias cf. kamoharai (4)
(MATSUBARA, 1936)
Valid name: Pseudocarcharias kamoharai
Valid name: Pseudocarcharias kamoharai
Original description species: (MATSUBARA, 1936)
Genus: Pseudocarcharias CADENAT, 1963
Family: Pseudocarchariidae COMPAGNO, 1973
Order: Lamniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pseudocarcharias kamoharai (176)
(MATSUBARA, 1936)
Synonyms: Carcharhinus kamoharai, Carcharias kamoharai, Carcharias yangi, Carcharias (Pseudocarcharias) pelagicus, Odontaspis kamoharai, Pseudocarcharias cf. kamoharai, Pseudocarcharias pelagicus, Pseudocarcharias yangi
Common name: Crocodile shark
Original description species: (MATSUBARA, 1936)
Genus: Pseudocarcharias CADENAT, 1963
Family: Pseudocarchariidae COMPAGNO, 1973
Order: Lamniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pseudocentrophorus isodon (2)
CHU, MENG & LIU, 1981
Valid name: Centrophorus isodon
Valid name: Centrophorus isodon
Original description species: CHU, MENG & LIU, 1981
Genus: Pseudocentrophorus CHU, MENG & LIU, 1981
Family: Centrophoridae BLEEKER, 1859
Order: Squaliformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pseudoginglymostoma brevicaudatum (24)
(GÜNTHER, 1867)
Synonyms: Ginglymostoma brevicaudatum, Nebrius brevicaudatus, Pseudoginglymostoma cf. brevicaudatum
Original description species: (GÜNTHER, 1867)
Genus: Pseudoginglymostoma DINGERKUS, 1986
Family: Ginglymostomatidae GILL, 1862
Order: Orectolobiformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pseudoginglymostoma cf. brevicaudatum (2)
(GÜNTHER, 1867)
Valid name: Pseudoginglymostoma brevicaudatum
Valid name: Pseudoginglymostoma brevicaudatum
Original description species: (GÜNTHER, 1867)
Genus: Pseudoginglymostoma DINGERKUS, 1986
Family: Ginglymostomatidae GILL, 1862
Order: Orectolobiformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pseudoraja atlantica (3)
BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1962
Valid name: Gurgesiella atlantica
Valid name: Gurgesiella atlantica
Common name: Atlantic pygmy skate
Original description species: BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1962
Genus: Pseudoraja BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1954
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pseudoraja fischeri (21)
BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1954
Synonyms: Pseudoraja fisheri
Common name: Fanfin skate
Original description species: BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1954
Genus: Pseudoraja BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1954
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pseudoraja fisheri (3)
BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1954
Valid name: Pseudoraja fischeri
Valid name: Pseudoraja fischeri
Original description species: BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1954
Genus: Pseudoraja BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1954
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pseudoscymnus boshuensis (2)
HERRE, 1935
Valid name: Dalatias licha
Valid name: Dalatias licha
Original description species: HERRE, 1935
Genus: Pseudoscymnus HERRE, 1935
Family: Dalatiidae GRAY, 1851
Order: Squaliformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pseudotriacis microdon (5)
DE BRITO CAPELLO, 1868
Valid name: Pseudotriakis microdon
Valid name: Pseudotriakis microdon
Common name: False catshark
Original description species: DE BRITO CAPELLO, 1868
Genus: Pseudotriacis
Family: Pseudotriakidae GILL, 1893
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pseudotriakis acrages (6)
JORDAN & SNYDER, 1904
Valid name: Pseudotriakis microdon
Valid name: Pseudotriakis microdon
Common name: False catshark
Original description species: JORDAN & SNYDER, 1904
Genus: Pseudotriakis DE BRITO CAPELLO, 1868
Family: Pseudotriakidae GILL, 1893
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pseudotriakis acrales (3)
JORDAN & SNYDER, 1904
Valid name: Pseudotriakis microdon
Valid name: Pseudotriakis microdon
Common name: False catshark
Original description species: JORDAN & SNYDER, 1904
Genus: Pseudotriakis DE BRITO CAPELLO, 1868
Family: Pseudotriakidae GILL, 1893
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pseudotriakis microdon (120)
DE BRITO CAPELLO, 1868
Synonyms: Pseudotriacis microdon, Pseudotriakis acrages, Pseudotriakis acrales
Common name: False catshark
Original description species: DE BRITO CAPELLO, 1868
Genus: Pseudotriakis DE BRITO CAPELLO, 1868
Family: Pseudotriakidae GILL, 1893
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Psychichthys eidolon (1)
JORDAN & HUBBS, 1925
Valid name: Hydrolagus eidolon
Valid name: Hydrolagus eidolon
Original description species: JORDAN & HUBBS, 1925
Genus: Psychichthys FOWLER, 1907
Family: Chimaeridae BONAPARTE, 1831
Order: Chimaeriformes
Subclass: Holocephali
Psychichthys ogilbyi (1)
(WAITE, 1898)
Valid name: Hydrolagus ogilbyi
Valid name: Hydrolagus ogilbyi
Original description species: (WAITE, 1898)
Genus: Psychichthys FOWLER, 1907
Family: Chimaeridae BONAPARTE, 1831
Order: Chimaeriformes
Subclass: Holocephali
Psychichthys waitei (1)
(FOWLER, 1907)
Valid name: Hydrolagus waitei
Valid name: Hydrolagus waitei
Original description species: (FOWLER, 1907)
Genus: Psychichthys FOWLER, 1907
Family: Chimaeridae BONAPARTE, 1831
Order: Chimaeriformes
Subclass: Holocephali
Pterolamiops budkeri (1)
FOURMANOIR, 1961
Valid name: Carcharhinus longimanus
Valid name: Carcharhinus longimanus
Original description species: FOURMANOIR, 1961
Genus: Pterolamiops SPRINGER, 1951
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pterolamiops insularum (1)
(SNYDER, 1904)
Valid name: Carcharhinus longimanus
Valid name: Carcharhinus longimanus
Common name: Oceanic whitetip shark
Original description species: (SNYDER, 1904)
Genus: Pterolamiops SPRINGER, 1951
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pterolamiops longimanus (13)
(POEY, 1861)
Valid name: Carcharhinus longimanus
Valid name: Carcharhinus longimanus
Original description species: (POEY, 1861)
Genus: Pterolamiops SPRINGER, 1951
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pterolamiops magnipinnis (2)
SMITH, 1958
Valid name: Carcharhinus longimanus
Valid name: Carcharhinus longimanus
Original description species: SMITH, 1958
Genus: Pterolamiops SPRINGER, 1951
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pteromylaeus asperrimus (11)
(GILBERT, 1898)
Valid name: Aetomylaeus asperrimus
Valid name: Aetomylaeus asperrimus
Original description species: (GILBERT, 1898)
Genus: Pteromylaeus GARMAN, 1913
Family: Myliobatidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pteromylaeus bovina (5)
(GEOFFROY SAINT-HILAIRE, 1817)
Valid name: Aetomylaeus bovinus
Valid name: Aetomylaeus bovinus
Common name: Bull ray
Original description species: (GEOFFROY SAINT-HILAIRE, 1817)
Genus: Pteromylaeus GARMAN, 1913
Family: Myliobatidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pteromylaeus bovinus (91)
(GEOFFROY SAINT-HILAIRE, 1817)
Valid name: Aetomylaeus bovinus
Valid name: Aetomylaeus bovinus
Common name: Bull ray
Original description species: (GEOFFROY SAINT-HILAIRE, 1817)
Genus: Pteromylaeus GARMAN, 1913
Family: Myliobatidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pteromylaeus cf. bovina (2)
(GEOFFROY SAINT-HILAIRE, 1817)
Valid name: Aetomylaeus bovinus
Valid name: Aetomylaeus bovinus
Common name: Bull ray
Original description species: (GEOFFROY SAINT-HILAIRE, 1817)
Genus: Pteromylaeus GARMAN, 1913
Family: Myliobatidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pteromylaeus punctatus (2)
(MIKLUKHO-MACLAY & MACLEAY, 1885)
Valid name: Aetobatus ocellatus
Valid name: Aetobatus ocellatus
Original description species: (MIKLUKHO-MACLAY & MACLEAY, 1885)
Genus: Pteromylaeus GARMAN, 1913
Family: Myliobatidae BONAPARTE, 1838
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pteroplatea afuerae (1)
HILDEBRAND, 1946
Valid name: Gymnura crebripunctata
Valid name: Gymnura crebripunctata
Original description species: HILDEBRAND, 1946
Genus: Pteroplatea MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Gymnuridae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pteroplatea altavela (13)
(LINNAEUS, 1758)
Valid name: Gymnura altavela
Valid name: Gymnura altavela
Common name: Spiny butterfly ray
Original description species: (LINNAEUS, 1758)
Genus: Pteroplatea MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Gymnuridae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pteroplatea annulata (1)
SWAINSON, 1839
Valid name: Gymnura poecilura
Valid name: Gymnura poecilura
Common name: Longtail butterfly ray
Original description species: SWAINSON, 1839
Genus: Pteroplatea MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Gymnuridae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pteroplatea australis (6)
RAMSAY & OGILBY, 1886
Valid name: Gymnura australis
Valid name: Gymnura australis
Common name: Australian butterfly ray
Original description species: RAMSAY & OGILBY, 1886
Genus: Pteroplatea MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Gymnuridae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pteroplatea bimaculata (2)
NORMAN, 1925
Valid name: Gymnura japonica
Valid name: Gymnura japonica
Common name: Twin-spot butterfly ray
Original description species: NORMAN, 1925
Genus: Pteroplatea MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Gymnuridae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pteroplatea binotata (2)
LUNEL, 1879
Valid name: Gymnura altavela
Valid name: Gymnura altavela
Common name: Spiny butterfly ray
Original description species: LUNEL, 1879
Genus: Pteroplatea MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Gymnuridae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pteroplatea canariensis (2)
VALENCIENNES, 1843
Valid name: Gymnura altavela
Valid name: Gymnura altavela
Common name: Spiny butterfly ray
Original description species: VALENCIENNES, 1843
Genus: Pteroplatea MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Gymnuridae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pteroplatea crebripunctata (8)
PETERS, 1869
Valid name: Gymnura crebripunctata
Valid name: Gymnura crebripunctata
Common name: Longsnout butterfly ray
Original description species: PETERS, 1869
Genus: Pteroplatea MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Gymnuridae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pteroplatea hirundo (6)
LOWE, 1843
Valid name: Gymnura altavela
Valid name: Gymnura altavela
Common name: Madeira butterfly ray
Original description species: LOWE, 1843
Genus: Pteroplatea MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Gymnuridae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pteroplatea japonica (10)
TEMMINCK & SCHLEGEL, 1850
Valid name: Gymnura japonica
Valid name: Gymnura japonica
Common name: Japanese butterflyray
Original description species: TEMMINCK & SCHLEGEL, 1850
Genus: Pteroplatea MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Gymnuridae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pteroplatea jordani (1)
CHU, 1930
Valid name: Gymnura japonica
Valid name: Gymnura japonica
Common name: Twin-spot butterfly ray
Original description species: CHU, 1930
Genus: Pteroplatea MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Gymnuridae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pteroplatea maclura (16)
(LESUEUR, 1817)
Valid name: Gymnura altavela
Valid name: Gymnura altavela
Common name: Spiny butterfly ray
Original description species: (LESUEUR, 1817)
Genus: Pteroplatea MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Gymnuridae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pteroplatea marmorata (14)
COOPER, 1864
Valid name: Gymnura marmorata
Valid name: Gymnura marmorata
Common name: California butterfly ray
Original description species: COOPER, 1864
Genus: Pteroplatea MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Gymnuridae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pteroplatea micrura (22)
(BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801)
Valid name: Gymnura micrura
Valid name: Gymnura micrura
Common name: Smooth butterfly ray
Original description species: (BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801)
Genus: Pteroplatea MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Gymnuridae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pteroplatea natalensis (1)
GILCHRIST & THOMPSON, 1911
Valid name: Gymnura natalensis
Valid name: Gymnura natalensis
Common name: Backwater butterfly ray
Original description species: GILCHRIST & THOMPSON, 1911
Genus: Pteroplatea MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Gymnuridae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pteroplatea poecilura (2)
(SHAW, 1804)
Valid name: Gymnura poecilura
Valid name: Gymnura poecilura
Common name: Longtail butterfly ray
Original description species: (SHAW, 1804)
Genus: Pteroplatea MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Gymnuridae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pteroplatea rava (2)
JORDAN & STARKS, 1895
Valid name: Gymnura crebripunctata
Valid name: Gymnura crebripunctata
Common name: Longsnout butterfly ray
Original description species: JORDAN & STARKS, 1895
Genus: Pteroplatea MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Gymnuridae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pteroplatea tentaculata (2)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841)
Valid name: Gymnura tentaculata
Valid name: Gymnura tentaculata
Common name: Tentacled butterfly ray
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841)
Genus: Pteroplatea MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Gymnuridae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pteroplatea vaillantii (2)
ROCHEBRUNE, 1880
Valid name: Gymnura altavela
Valid name: Gymnura altavela
Common name: Spiny butterfly ray
Original description species: ROCHEBRUNE, 1880
Genus: Pteroplatea MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Gymnuridae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pteroplatea valenciennii (2)
DUMÉRIL, 1865
Valid name: Gymnura altavela
Valid name: Gymnura altavela
Common name: Spiny butterfly ray
Original description species: DUMÉRIL, 1865
Genus: Pteroplatea MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Gymnuridae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pteroplatea zonura (2)
(BLEEKER, 1852)
Valid name: Gymnura zonura
Valid name: Gymnura zonura
Common name: Zonetail butterfly ray
Original description species: (BLEEKER, 1852)
Genus: Pteroplatea MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Gymnuridae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pteroplatytrygon sp. (1)

Genus: Pteroplatytrygon FOWLER, 1910
Family: Dasyatidae JORDAN, 1888
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Pteroplatytrygon violacea (243)
(BONAPARTE, 1832)
Synonyms: Dasyatis atratus, Dasyatis guileri, Dasyatis purpurea, Dasyatis purpureus, Dasyatis violacea, Dasyatis violaceus, Dasyatis (Pteroplatytrygon) violacea, Dasybatis purpurea, Dasybatus violaceus, Trygon purpurea, Trygon violacea, Trygon violaceus
Original description species: (BONAPARTE, 1832)
Genus: Pteroplatytrygon FOWLER, 1910
Family: Dasyatidae JORDAN, 1888
Order: Myliobatiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii