Callorhinchus callorynchus (104)
(LINNAEUS, 1758)
Synonyms: Callorhinchus callorhynchus, Callorhinchus smythii, Callorhynchus antarctica, Callorhynchus antarcticus, Callorhynchus argenteus, Callorhynchus callorhynchus, Callorhynchus callorynchus, Callorhynchus cf. callorhynchus, Callorhynchus elephantinus, Callorhynchus peronii, Callorhynchus smythii, Callorhynchus tritoris, Callorynchus antarcticus, Callorynchus callorynchus, Callorynchus elephantinus, Callorynchus smythii, Callorynchus tritoris, Chimaera callorhinchus, Chimaera callorhynchus, Chimaera callorynchus, Chimaera collorhynchus, Chimaera collorinchus
Common name: Elephantfish
Original description species: (LINNAEUS, 1758)
Genus: Callorhinchus LACEPÈDE (EX GRONOW) 1798
Family: Callorhinchidae GARMAN, 1901
Order: Chimaeriformes
Subclass: Holocephali
Callorhinchus capensis (42)
DUMÉRIL, 1865
Synonyms: Callorhynchus capensis, Callorynchus capensis
Common name: Cape elephantfish
Original description species: DUMÉRIL, 1865
Genus: Callorhinchus LACEPÈDE (EX GRONOW) 1798
Family: Callorhinchidae GARMAN, 1901
Order: Chimaeriformes
Subclass: Holocephali
Callorhinchus milii (152)
BORY DE SAINT-VINCENT, 1823
Synonyms: Callorhynchus australis, Callorhynchus dasycaudatus, Callorhynchus milii, Callorhynchus milli, Callorhynchus millii, Callorhynchus tasmanius, Callorynchus milii, Callorynchus milli, Chimaera australis
Common name: Ghost shark
Original description species: BORY DE SAINT-VINCENT, 1823
Genus: Callorhinchus LACEPÈDE (EX GRONOW) 1798
Family: Callorhinchidae GARMAN, 1901
Order: Chimaeriformes
Subclass: Holocephali
Carcharhinus acronotus (186)
(POEY, 1860)
Synonyms: Carcharhinus cf. acronotus, Carcharinus acronotus, Platypodon acronotus, Prionodon cucuri, Squalus acronotus
Common name: Blacknose shark
Original description species: (POEY, 1860)
Genus: Carcharhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharhinus albimarginatus (195)
(RÜPPELL, 1837)
Synonyms: Carcharhinus cf. albimarginatus, Carcharhinus platyrhynchus, Carcharias albimarginatus, Carcharias albomarginatus, Carcharias platyrhynchus, Carcharias (Prionodon) albimarginatus, Carcharinus albimarginatus, Eulamia albimarginata, Eulamia platyrhynchus, Eulamia (Platypodon) platyrhynchus, Squalus (Carcharinus) albimarginatus
Common name: Silvertip shark
Original description species: (RÜPPELL, 1837)
Genus: Carcharhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharhinus altimus (170)
(SPRINGER, 1950)
Synonyms: Carcharhinus radamae, Carcharinus altimus, Carcharinus radamae, Eulamia altima
Common name: Bignose shark
Original description species: (SPRINGER, 1950)
Genus: Carcharhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharhinus amblyrhynchoides (79)
(WHITLEY, 1934)
Synonyms: Carcharhinus amblyrhinchoides, Carcharhinus pleurotaenia, Carcharias pleurotaenia, Carcharias (Prionodon) pleurotaenia, Carcharinus pleurotaenia, Gillisqualus amblyrhynchoides
Common name: Graceful shark
Original description species: (WHITLEY, 1934)
Genus: Carcharhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharhinus amblyrhynchos (287)
(BLEEKER, 1856)
Synonyms: Carcharhinus aff. amblyrhynchos, Carcharhinus amblyrhinchos, Carcharhinus amblyrhynchus, Carcharhinus wheeleri, Carcharias amblyrhynchos, Carcharias nesiotes, Carcharias (Prionodon) amblyrhynchos, Carcharinus amblyrhynchos, Carcharinus amblyrhynchus, Eulamia amblyrhynchos, Galeolamna coongoola, Galeolamna fowleri, Galeolamna tufiensis
Common name: Grey reef shark
Original description species: (BLEEKER, 1856)
Genus: Carcharhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharhinus amboinensis (147)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1839)
Synonyms: Carcharhinus ambioensis, Carcharias amboinensis, Carcharias brachyrhynchos, Carcharias (Prionodon) amboinensis, Carcharias (Prionodon) brachyrhynchos, Carcharinus amboinensis, Eulamia philippi, Squalus (Carcharinus) amboinensis, Triaenodon obtusus
Common name: Pigeye shark
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1839)
Genus: Carcharhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharhinus borneensis (24)
(BLEEKER, 1858)
Synonyms: Carcharias borneensis, Carcharias (Prionodon) borneensis, Carcharinus borneensis
Common name: Borneo shark
Original description species: (BLEEKER, 1858)
Genus: Carcharhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharhinus brachyurus (293)
(GÜNTHER, 1870)
Synonyms: Carcharhinus acarenatus, Carcharhinus aff. brachyurus, Carcharhinus ahenea, Carcharhinus cf. brachiurus, Carcharhinus cf. brachyurus, Carcharhinus greyi greyi, Carcharhinus improvisus, Carcharhinus lamiella, Carcharhinus remotoides, Carcharhinus remotus, Carcharhinus rochensis, Carcharias brachyurus, Carcharias lamiella, Carcharias remotus, Carcharias (Prionodon) remotus, Carcharinus aff. brachyurus, Carcharinus brachyurus, Carcharinus improvisus, Carcharinus remotus, Eulamia ahenea, Eulamia brachyura, Galeolamna ahenea, Galeolamna brachyurus, Galeolamna greyi
Common name: Copper shark
Original description species: (GÜNTHER, 1870)
Genus: Carcharhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharhinus brevipinna (343)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1839)
Synonyms: Aprionodon brevipinna, Aprionodon caparti, Carcharhinus aff. maculipinnis, Carcharhinus brevipina, Carcharhinus brevipinna, Carcharhinus brevipinna brevipinna, Carcharhinus cf. brevipinna, Carcharhinus johnsoni, Carcharhinus maculipinnis, Carcharias brevipinna, Carcharias maculipinnis, Carcharias (Aprion) brevipinna, Carcharias (Prionodon) brevipinna, Carcharinus brevipinna, Carcharinus johnsoni, Isogomphodon maculipinnis, Longmania brevipinna, Longmania calamaria, Platypodon maculipinnis, Squalus brevipinna, Squalus (Aprion) brevipinna, Uranga nasuta
Common name: Spinner shark
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1839)
Genus: Carcharhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharhinus cautus (51)
(WHITLEY, 1945)
Synonyms: Galeolamna greyi cauta
Common name: Nervous shark
Original description species: (WHITLEY, 1945)
Genus: Carcharhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharhinus coatesi (10)
(WHITLEY, 1939)
Synonyms: Platypodon coatesi
Original description species: (WHITLEY, 1939)
Genus: Carcharhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharhinus dussumieri (128)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1839)
Synonyms: Carcharhinus cf. dussumieri, Carcharias dussumieri, Carcharias malabaricus, Carcharias (Prionodon) dussumieri, Carcharinus dussumieri, Eulamia dussumieri, Squalus (Carcharinus) dussumieri
Common name: Whitecheek shark
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1839)
Genus: Carcharhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharhinus falciformis (590)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1839)
Synonyms: Aprionodon sitankaiensis, Carcharhinus aff. falciformis, Carcharhinus atrodorsus, Carcharhinus cf. falciformis, Carcharhinus falciformes, Carcharhinus floridanus, Carcharhinus malpeloensis, Carcharhinus menisorrah, Carcharias falcipinnis, Carcharias menisorrah, Carcharias (Prionodon) falciformis, Carcharias (Prionodon) menisorrah, Carcharinus falciformis, Carcharinus floridanus, Carcharinus menisorrah, Carcharius falcipinnis, Eulamia falciformis, Eulamia floridanus, Eulamia malpeloensis, Eulamia menisorrah, Platypodon falciformis, Platypodon menisorrah, Platypodon tiburo, Squalus tiburo POEY 1860, Squalus (Carcharinus) falciformis, Squalus (Carcharinus) menisorrah
Common name: Silky shark
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1839)
Genus: Carcharhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharhinus fitzroyensis (47)
(WHITLEY, 1943)
Synonyms: Galeolamna fitzroyensis, Galeolamna (Uranganops) fitzroyensis
Common name: Creek whaler
Original description species: (WHITLEY, 1943)
Genus: Carcharhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharhinus galapagensis (173)
(SNODGRASS & HELLER, 1905)
Synonyms: Carcharhinus cf. galapagensis, Carcharias galapagensis, Carcharinus galapagensis, Eulamia galapagensis
Common name: Galapagos shark
Original description species: (SNODGRASS & HELLER, 1905)
Genus: Carcharhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharhinus hemiodon (49)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1839)
Synonyms: Carcharhinus watu, Carcharias hemiodon, Carcharias watu, Carcharias (Hypoprion) hemiodon, Carcharinus watu, Hypoprion atripinnis, Hypoprion hemiodon, Squalus (Hypoprion) hemiodon
Common name: Pondicherry shark
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1839)
Genus: Carcharhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharhinus humani (5)
WHITE & WEIGMANN, 2014
Common name: Human’s Whaler Shark
Original description species: WHITE & WEIGMANN, 2014
Genus: Carcharhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharhinus isodon (114)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1839)
Synonyms: Aprionodon isodon, Aprionodon punctatus, Carcharias isodon, Carcharias punctatus, Carcharias (Aprion) isodon, Carcharias (Aprionodon) isodon, Squalus punctatus MITCHILL 1815, Squalus (Aprion) isodon
Common name: Finetooth shark
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1839)
Genus: Carcharhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharhinus leiodon (24)
GARRICK, 1985
Common name: Smooth tooth blacktip shark
Original description species: GARRICK, 1985
Genus: Carcharhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharhinus leucas (724)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1839)
Synonyms: Carcharhinus aff. leucas, Carcharhinus azureus, Carcharhinus cf. leucas, Carcharhinus leucos, Carcharhinus nicaraguensis, Carcharhinus nicaraquensis, Carcharhinus platyodon, Carcharhinus spenceri, Carcharhinus vanrooyeni, Carcharhinus zambezensis, Carcharias azureus, Carcharias leucas, Carcharias platyodon, Carcharias spenceri, Carcharias zambezensis, Carcharias (Prionodon) leucas, Carcharias (Prionodon) zambezensis, Carcharinus azureus, Carcharinus leucas, Carcharinus platyodon, Carcharinus zambezensis, Eulamia azureus, Eulamia nicaraguensis, Galeolamna bogimba, Galeolamna greyi mckaili , Galeolamna leucas, Galeolamna mckaili, Galeolamna spenceri, Galeolamna (Bogimba) bogimba, Galeolamna (Lamnarius) spenceri, Prionodon platyodon, Squalus obtusus, Squalus platyodon, Squalus (Carcharinus) leucas
Common name: Bull shark
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1839)
Genus: Carcharhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharhinus limbatus (701)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1839)
Synonyms: Carcharhinus aethalorus, Carcharhinus aff. limbatus, Carcharhinus cf. limbatus, Carcharhinus natator, Carcharias aethalorus, Carcharias ehrenbergi, Carcharias limbatus, Carcharias microps, Carcharias phorcys, Carcharias (Prionodon) limbatus, Carcharias (Prionodon) mülleri, Carcharinus aethalorus, Carcharinus limbatus, Eulamia aetholorus, Eulamia limbata, Eulamia pleurotaenia, Isogomphodon limbatus, Squalus (Carcharinus) limbatus
Common name: Blacktip shark
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1839)
Genus: Carcharhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharhinus longimanus (360)
(POEY, 1861)
Synonyms: Carcharhinus aff. longimanus, Carcharhinus cf. longimanus, Carcharhinus maou, Carcharias insularum, Carcharias longimanus, Carcharias maou, Carcharias obtusus, Carcharias (Prionodon) maou, Carcharias (Prionodon) obtusus, Carcharinus longimanus, Carcharinus maou, Eulamia longimana, Eulamia longimanus, Pterolamiops budkeri, Pterolamiops insularum, Pterolamiops longimanus, Pterolamiops magnipinnis, Pterolamiops (Carcharhinus) longimanus, Squalus longimanus, Squalus (Carcharias) maou, Squalus (Carcharinus) maou
Common name: Oceanic whitetip shark
Original description species: (POEY, 1861)
Genus: Carcharhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharhinus macloti (125)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1839)
Synonyms: Carcharhinus cf. macloti, Carcharias macloti, Carcharias (Hypoprion) macloti, Carcharinus aff. macloti, Hypoprion macloti, Hypoprionodon macloti, Squalus (Hypoprion) macloti
Common name: Hardnose shark
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1839)
Genus: Carcharhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharhinus melanopterus (369)
(QUOY & GAIMARD, 1824)
Synonyms: Carcharhinus cf. melanopterus, Carcharhinus melanoptera, Carcharhinus melanoptures, Carcharias elegans, Carcharias marianensis, Carcharias melanopterus, Carcharias playfairii, Carcharias (Prionodon) melanopterus, Carcharinus melanoptera, Carcharinus melanopterus, Eulamia melanoptera, Eulamia melanopterus, Hypoprion playfairi, Hypoprion playfairii, Squalus carcharias minor, Squalus (Carcharinus) melanopterus
Common name: Blacktip reef shark
Original description species: (QUOY & GAIMARD, 1824)
Genus: Carcharhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharhinus obscurus (526)
(LESUEUR, 1818)
Synonyms: Carcharhinus cf. obscurus, Carcharhinus commersoni, Carcharhinus commersonii, Carcharhinus iranzae, Carcharhinus macrops, Carcharhinus macrurus, Carcharhinus obscurella, Carcharhinus (Platypodon) obscurus, Carcharias commersonii, Carcharias macrurus, Carcharias obscurus, Carcharias (Prionodon) obscurus, Carcharinus commersoni, Carcharinus commersonii, Carcharinus iranzae, Carcharinus obscurus, Eulamia commersonii, Eulamia macrura, Eulamia obscura, Eulamia obscurus, Eulamia obtusa, Galeolamna macrurus, Galeolamna (Galeolamnoides) eblis, Platypodon obscurus, Squalus obscurus, Squalus (Carcharinus) obscurus
Common name: Dusky shark
Original description species: (LESUEUR, 1818)
Genus: Carcharhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharhinus perezii (140)
(POEY, 1876)
Synonyms: Carcharhinus cf. perezi, Carcharhinus perezi, Carcharhinus springeri, Eulamia springeri, Platypodon perezii
Common name: Caribbean reef shark
Original description species: (POEY, 1876)
Genus: Carcharhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharhinus plumbeus (719)
(NARDO, 1827)
Synonyms: Carcharhinus aff. plumbeus, Carcharhinus cf. plumbeus, Carcharhinus japonica, Carcharhinus japonicus, Carcharhinus milberti, Carcharhinus obtusirostis, Carcharhinus stevensi, Carcharias ceruleus, Carcharias japonicus, Carcharias latistomus, Carcharias milberti, Carcharias obtusirostris, Carcharias plumbeus, Carcharias stevensi, Carcharias (Prionodon) japonicus, Carcharias (Prionodon) milberti, Carcharinus latistomus, Carcharinus milberti, Carcharinus milberti japonicus , Carcharinus plumbeus, Eulamia milberti, Eulamia milbertii, Eulamia stevensi, Galeolamna dorsalis, Galeolamna stevensi, Galeolamna (Ogilamia) stevensi, Galeolamnoides stevensi, Lamna caudata, Prionodon milbertii, Squalus caecchia, Squalus ceruleus, Squalus milberti, Squalus plumbeus, Squalus (Carcharinus) caudata, Squalus (Carcharinus) ceruleus, Squalus (Carcharinus) milberti
Common name: Sandbar shark
Original description species: (NARDO, 1827)
Genus: Carcharhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharhinus porosus (145)
(RANZANI, 1839)
Synonyms: Carcharhinus cerdale, Carcharhinus cf. porosus, Carcharhinus henlei, Carcharias cerdale, Carcharias porosus, Carcharias (Prionodon) henlei, Carcharinus cerdale, Carcharinus porosus, Eulamia cerdale, Squalus (Carcharinus) henlei
Common name: Smalltail shark
Original description species: (RANZANI, 1839)
Genus: Carcharhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharhinus sealei (62)
(PIETSCHMANN, 1913)
Synonyms: Carcharhinus cf. sealei, Carcharias sealei, Charcharias borneensis
Common name: Blackspot shark
Original description species: (PIETSCHMANN, 1913)
Genus: Carcharhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharhinus signatus (140)
(POEY, 1868)
Synonyms: Carcharhinus longirostris, Hypoprion bigelowi, Hypoprion longirostris, Hypoprion signatus
Common name: Night shark
Original description species: (POEY, 1868)
Genus: Carcharhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharhinus sorrah (226)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1839)
Synonyms: Carcharhinus aff. sorrah, Carcharhinus bleekeri, Carcharhinus cf. sorrah, Carcharhinus isobel, Carcharhinus spallanzani, Carcharias bleekeri, Carcharias sorrah, Carcharias spallanzani, Carcharias taeniatus, Carcharias (Prionodon) bleekeri, Carcharias (Prionodon) sorrah, Carcharinus bleekeri, Carcharinus sorrah, Carcharinus spallanzani, Eulamia sorrah, Eulamia spallanzani, Galeolamna (Galeolamnoides) isobel, Mapolamia spallanzani, Oxyrhina spallanzani, Squalus spallanzani, Squalus (Carcharinus) sorrah
Common name: Spottail shark
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1839)
Genus: Carcharhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharhinus tilstoni (74)
(WHITLEY, 1950)
Synonyms: Carcharhinus tilsoni, Galeolamna pleurotaenia tilstoni
Common name: Australian blacktip shark
Original description species: (WHITLEY, 1950)
Genus: Carcharhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharhinus tjutjot (13)
(BLEEKER, 1852)
Synonyms: Carcharias javanicus, Carcharias tjutjot, Carcharias (Prionodon) javanicus, Carcharias (Prionodon) tjutjot
Original description species: (BLEEKER, 1852)
Genus: Carcharhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Carcharhinidae JORDAN & EVERMANN, 1896
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharias taurus (570)
RAFINESQUE, 1810
Synonyms: Carcharhinus taurus, Carcharias aff. taurus, Carcharias americanus, Carcharias arenarius, Carcharias cf. taurus, Carcharias cuspidatus DAY 1878, Carcharias griseus, Carcharias littoralis, Carcharias owstoni, Carcharias platensis, Carcharias tricuspidatus, Carcharias (Odontaspis) taurus, Carcharias (Parodontaspis) platensis, Carcharodon taurus, Charcharias taurus, Eugomphodus cf. taurus, Eugomphodus littoralis, Eugomphodus taurus, Eugomphodus tricuspidatus, Lamna ecarinata, Odontaspis americanus, Odontaspis arenarius, Odontaspis cf. taurus, Odontaspis cf. tricuspidatus, Odontaspis littoralis, Odontaspis platensis, Odontaspis taurus, Odontaspis tricuspidata, Odontaspis tricuspidatus, Squalus americanus MITCHILL 1815, Squalus littoralis, Squalus littoralis MITCHILL 1818, Squalus macrodus, Synodontaspis aff. taurus
Common name: Sand tiger shark
Original description species: RAFINESQUE, 1810
Genus: Carcharias RAFINESQUE, 1810
Family: Odontaspididae MÜLLER & HENLE, 1839
Order: Lamniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Carcharodon carcharias (1134)
(LINNAEUS, 1758)
Synonyms: Carcharhinus lamia, Carcharias atwoodi, Carcharias lamia, Carcharias maso, Carcharias sulcidens, Carcharias verus, Carcharias vulgaris, Carcharias (Prionodon) lamia, Carcharodon albimors, Carcharodon arnoldi, Carcharodon atwoodi, Carcharodon capensis, Carcharodon carcharius, Carcharodon cf. carcharias, Carcharodon cf. sulcidens, Carcharodon etruscus, Carcharodon lamia, Carcharodon purplei, Carcharodon riversi, Carcharodon rondeleti, Carcharodon rondeletii, Carcharodon smithi, Carcharodon smithii, Carcharodon sulcidens, Carcharodon tornabene, Eulamia lamia, Prionodon lamia, Procarcharodon aff. rondeletti, Squalus carcharias, Squalus lamia, Squalus vulgaris, Squalus (Carcharias) vulgaris, Squalus (Carcharinus) lamia
Common name: Great white shark
Original description species: (LINNAEUS, 1758)
Genus: Carcharodon SMITH IN MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Family: Lamnidae MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Order: Lamniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Centrophorus atromarginatus (38)
GARMAN, 1913
Synonyms: Centrophorus armatus barbatus, Centrophorus atromarnates, Centrophorus cf. atromarginatus
Common name: Dwarf gulper shark
Original description species: GARMAN, 1913
Genus: Centrophorus MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Centrophoridae BLEEKER, 1859
Order: Squaliformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Centrophorus granulosus (362)
(BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801)
Synonyms: Acanthorhinus granulosus, Centrophorus acus, Centrophorus aff. granulosus, Centrophorus bragancae, Centrophorus cf. acus, Centrophorus cf. granulosus, Centrophorus cf. machiquensis, Centrophorus cf. niaukang, Centrophorus machiquensis, Centrophorus niaukang, Centrophorus robustus, Centrophorus steindachneri, Entoxychirus acus, Entoxychirus atromarginatus, Lepidorhinus steindachneri, Squalus granulosus
Common name: Gulper shark
Original description species: (BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801)
Genus: Centrophorus MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Centrophoridae BLEEKER, 1859
Order: Squaliformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Centrophorus harrissoni (30)
MCCULLOCH, 1915
Synonyms: Centrophorus cf. harrissoni, Centrophorus harrisonii, Centrophorus (Gaboa) harrissoni, Entoxychirus harrissoni
Common name: Dumb gulper shark
Original description species: MCCULLOCH, 1915
Genus: Centrophorus MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Centrophoridae BLEEKER, 1859
Order: Squaliformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Centrophorus isodon (21)
(CHU, MENG & LIU, 1981)
Synonyms: Centrophorus cf. isodon, Pseudocentrophorus isodon
Common name: Blackfin gulper shark
Original description species: (CHU, MENG & LIU, 1981)
Genus: Centrophorus MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Centrophoridae BLEEKER, 1859
Order: Squaliformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Centrophorus lusitanicus (54)
BARBOSA DU BOCAGE & DE BRITO CAPELLO, 1864
Synonyms: Centrophorus cf. lusitanicus
Common name: Lowfin gulper shark
Original description species: BARBOSA DU BOCAGE & DE BRITO CAPELLO, 1864
Genus: Centrophorus MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Centrophoridae BLEEKER, 1859
Order: Squaliformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Centrophorus moluccensis (90)
BLEEKER, 1860
Synonyms: Atractophorus armatus, Centrophorus armatus, Centrophorus cf. moluccensis, Centrophorus scalpratus, Entoxychirus armatus
Common name: Smallfin gulper shark
Original description species: BLEEKER, 1860
Genus: Centrophorus MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Centrophoridae BLEEKER, 1859
Order: Squaliformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Centrophorus seychellorum (5)
BARANES, 2003
Original description species: BARANES, 2003
Genus: Centrophorus MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Centrophoridae BLEEKER, 1859
Order: Squaliformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Centrophorus squamosus (266)
(BONNATERRE, 1788)
Synonyms: Acanthorhinus squamosus, Centrina squamosa, Centrophorus aff. squamosus, Centrophorus cf. squamosus, Centrophorus drygalskii, Centrophorus dumerili, Centrophorus dumerilii, Centrophorus ferrugineus, Centrophorus foliaceus, Centrophorus hurzeleri, Centrophorus nilsoni, Centrophorus (Somnispinax) nilsoni, Centroscymnus fuscus, Cheirostephanus hurzeleri, Encheiridiodon hendersoni, Lepidorhinus foliaceus, Lepidorhinus squamosus, Machephilus dumerilli, Squalus squamosus
Common name: Leafscale gulper shark
Original description species: (BONNATERRE, 1788)
Genus: Centrophorus MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Centrophoridae BLEEKER, 1859
Order: Squaliformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Centrophorus tessellatus (30)
GARMAN, 1906
Synonyms: Centrophorus aff. tessellatus, Centrophorus cf. tessellatus, Centrophorus tesselatus
Common name: Mosaic gulper shark
Original description species: GARMAN, 1906
Genus: Centrophorus MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Centrophoridae BLEEKER, 1859
Order: Squaliformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Centrophorus uyato (102)
(RAFINESQUE, 1810)
Synonyms: Acanthias uyatus, Centrophorus cf. uyato, Centrophorus uyatus, Entoxychirus uyato, Entoxychirus uyatus, Spinax uyatus, Squalus uyato, Squalus uyatus
Common name: Little gulper shark
Original description species: (RAFINESQUE, 1810)
Genus: Centrophorus MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Centrophoridae BLEEKER, 1859
Order: Squaliformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Centrophorus westraliensis (5)
WHITE, EBERT & COMPAGNO, 2008
Common name: Western gulper shark
Original description species: WHITE, EBERT & COMPAGNO, 2008
Genus: Centrophorus MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Centrophoridae BLEEKER, 1859
Order: Squaliformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Centrophorus zeehaani (21)
WHITE, EBERT & COMPAGNO, 2008
Synonyms: Centrophorus cf. zeehaani
Common name: Southern dogfish
Original description species: WHITE, EBERT & COMPAGNO, 2008
Genus: Centrophorus MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Centrophoridae BLEEKER, 1859
Order: Squaliformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Centroscyllium excelsum (10)
SHIRAI & NAKAYA, 1990
Common name: Highfin dogfish
Original description species: SHIRAI & NAKAYA, 1990
Genus: Centroscyllium MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Family: Etmopteridae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Squaliformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Centroscyllium fabricii (141)
(REINHARDT, 1825)
Synonyms: Centroscyllium farbicii, Spinax fabricii
Common name: Black dogfish
Original description species: (REINHARDT, 1825)
Genus: Centroscyllium MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Family: Etmopteridae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Squaliformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Centroscyllium granulatum (25)
GÜNTHER, 1887
Common name: Granular dogfish
Original description species: GÜNTHER, 1887
Genus: Centroscyllium MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Family: Etmopteridae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Squaliformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Centroscyllium kamoharai (30)
ABE, 1966
Synonyms: Centroscyllium cf. kamoharai
Common name: Bareskin dogfish
Original description species: ABE, 1966
Genus: Centroscyllium MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Family: Etmopteridae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Squaliformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Centroscyllium nigrum (47)
GARMAN, 1899
Synonyms: Centroscyllium ruscosum
Common name: Combtooth dogfish
Original description species: GARMAN, 1899
Genus: Centroscyllium MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Family: Etmopteridae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Squaliformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Centroscyllium ornatum (22)
(ALCOCK, 1889)
Synonyms: Centroscyllium (Paracentroscyllium) ornatum, Paracentroscyllium ornatum
Common name: Ornate dogfish
Original description species: (ALCOCK, 1889)
Genus: Centroscyllium MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Family: Etmopteridae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Squaliformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Centroscyllium ritteri (39)
JORDAN & FOWLER, 1903
Common name: Whitefin dogfish
Original description species: JORDAN & FOWLER, 1903
Genus: Centroscyllium MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Family: Etmopteridae FOWLER, 1934
Order: Squaliformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Centroscymnus coelolepis (235)
BARBOSA DU BOCAGE & DE BRITO CAPELLO, 1864
Synonyms: Centrophorus coelolepis, Centroscymnus cf. coelolepis, Centroscymnus coelolepsis, Centroscymnus macrops, Scymnodon melas
Common name: Portuguese dogfish
Original description species: BARBOSA DU BOCAGE & DE BRITO CAPELLO, 1864
Genus: Centroscymnus BOCAGE & CAPELLO, 1864
Family: Somniosidae JORDAN, 1888
Order: Squaliformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Centroscymnus owstonii (134)
GARMAN, 1906
Synonyms: Centroscymnus cf. owstoni, Centroscymnus cryptacanthus, Centroscymnus owstoni
Common name: Roughskin dogfish
Original description species: GARMAN, 1906
Genus: Centroscymnus BOCAGE & CAPELLO, 1864
Family: Somniosidae JORDAN, 1888
Order: Squaliformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Centroselachus crepidater (169)
(BARBOSA DU BOCAGE & DE BRITO CAPELLO, 1864)
Synonyms: Centrophorus crepidater, Centrophorus jonssonii, Centrophorus rossi, Centroscymnus cf. crepidater, Centroscymnus crepidater, Centroscymnus crepidator, Centroscymnus furvescens, Centroscymnus rossi, Lepidorhinus rossi
Common name: Longnose velvet dogfish
Original description species: (BARBOSA DU BOCAGE & DE BRITO CAPELLO, 1864)
Genus: Centroselachus GARMAN, 1913
Family: Somniosidae JORDAN, 1888
Order: Squaliformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cephaloscyllium albipinnum (10)
LAST, MOTOMURA & WHITE, 2008
Common name: Whitefin swellshark
Original description species: LAST, MOTOMURA & WHITE, 2008
Genus: Cephaloscyllium GILL, 1862
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cephaloscyllium cooki (4)
LAST, SÉRET & WHITE, 2008
Common name: Cook’s swellshark
Original description species: LAST, SÉRET & WHITE, 2008
Genus: Cephaloscyllium GILL, 1862
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cephaloscyllium fasciatum (30)
CHAN, 1966
Synonyms: Cephaloscyllium maculatum, Cephaloscyllium pardelotum
Common name: Reticulated swellshark
Original description species: CHAN, 1966
Genus: Cephaloscyllium GILL, 1862
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cephaloscyllium formosanum (4)
TENG, 1962
Original description species: TENG, 1962
Genus: Cephaloscyllium GILL, 1862
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cephaloscyllium hiscosellum (8)
WHITE & EBERT, 2008
Common name: Australian reticulate swellshark
Original description species: WHITE & EBERT, 2008
Genus: Cephaloscyllium GILL, 1862
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cephaloscyllium isabellum (53)
(BONNATERRE, 1788)
Synonyms: Cephaloscyllium isabella, Scyllium lima, Scyllium sabella, Squalus isabella, Squalus isabella*
Common name: Draughtsboard shark
Original description species: (BONNATERRE, 1788)
Genus: Cephaloscyllium GILL, 1862
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cephaloscyllium laticeps (54)
(DUMÉRIL, 1853)
Synonyms: Cephaloscyllium isabella laticeps, Cephaloscyllium isabella nascione , Cephaloscyllium nascione, Scyliorhinus laticeps, Scyllium laticeps
Common name: Australian swellshark
Original description species: (DUMÉRIL, 1853)
Genus: Cephaloscyllium GILL, 1862
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cephaloscyllium pictum (5)
LAST, SÉRET & WHITE, 2008
Common name: Painted swellshark
Original description species: LAST, SÉRET & WHITE, 2008
Genus: Cephaloscyllium GILL, 1862
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cephaloscyllium sarawakensis (13)
YANO, AHMED, GAMBANG, HAMAD IDRIS, SOLAHUDDIN & AZNAN, 2005
Synonyms: Cephaloscyllium circulopullum, Cephaloscyllium parvum
Common name: Sarawak pygmy swell shark
Original description species: YANO, AHMED, GAMBANG, HAMAD IDRIS, SOLAHUDDIN & AZNAN, 2005
Genus: Cephaloscyllium GILL, 1862
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cephaloscyllium signourum (4)
LAST, SÉRET & WHITE, 2008
Common name: Flagtail swellshark
Original description species: LAST, SÉRET & WHITE, 2008
Genus: Cephaloscyllium GILL, 1862
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cephaloscyllium silasi (20)
(TALWAR, 1974)
Synonyms: Scyliorhinus silasi, Scyliorhinus (Halaelurus) silasi
Common name: Indian swellshark
Original description species: (TALWAR, 1974)
Genus: Cephaloscyllium GILL, 1862
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cephaloscyllium speccum (7)
LAST, SÉRET & WHITE, 2008
Synonyms: Cephaloscyllium cf. speccum
Common name: Speckled swellshark
Original description species: LAST, SÉRET & WHITE, 2008
Genus: Cephaloscyllium GILL, 1862
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cephaloscyllium stevensi (2)
CLARK & RANDALL, 2011
Common name: Steven's swellshark
Original description species: CLARK & RANDALL, 2011
Genus: Cephaloscyllium GILL, 1862
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cephaloscyllium sufflans (33)
(REGAN, 1921)
Synonyms: Scyliorhinus (Cephaloscyllium) sufflans, Scylliorhinus sufflans
Common name: Balloon shark
Original description species: (REGAN, 1921)
Genus: Cephaloscyllium GILL, 1862
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cephaloscyllium umbratile (55)
JORDAN & FOWLER, 1903
Synonyms: Cephaloscyllium aff. umbratile, Scyliorhinus umbratilis, Scylliorhinus (Cephaloscyllium) umbratile
Common name: Blotchy swell shark
Original description species: JORDAN & FOWLER, 1903
Genus: Cephaloscyllium GILL, 1862
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cephaloscyllium variegatum (14)
LAST & WHITE, 2008
Synonyms: Cephaloscyllium cf. variegatum
Common name: Saddled swellshark
Original description species: LAST & WHITE, 2008
Genus: Cephaloscyllium GILL, 1862
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cephaloscyllium ventriosum (85)
(GARMAN, 1880)
Synonyms: Catulus uter, Catulus ventriosus, Cephaloscyllium uter, Scyliorhinus ventriosus, Scylliorhinus ventriosus, Scyllium ventriosum
Common name: Swellshark
Original description species: (GARMAN, 1880)
Genus: Cephaloscyllium GILL, 1862
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cephaloscyllium zebrum (5)
LAST & WHITE, 2008
Common name: Narrowbar swellshark
Original description species: LAST & WHITE, 2008
Genus: Cephaloscyllium GILL, 1862
Family: Scyliorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cephalurus cephalus (39)
(GILBERT, 1892)
Synonyms: Catulus cephalus, Cephalurus cf. cephalus, Scyliorhinus cephalus
Common name: Lollipop catshark
Original description species: (GILBERT, 1892)
Genus: Cephalurus BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1941
Family: Pentanchidae SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cetorhinus maximus (547)
(GUNNERUS, 1765)
Synonyms: Carcharodon selachoides, Cetorhinus aff. maximus, Cetorhinus auratus, Cetorhinus blainvillei, Cetorhinus cf. maximus, Cetorhinus duponti, Cetorhinus maccoyi, Cetorhinus maximus normani , Cetorhinus normani, Cetorhinus rostratus, Cetorhinus (Selache) maximus, Halsydrus maccoyi, Halsydrus maximus, Halsydrus maximus maccoyi, Halsydrus mccoyi, Hannoveria aurata, Selache aurata, Selache duponti, Selache maxima, Selache maximus, Selache (Hannoveria) aurata, Selachus maximus, Squalus cetaceus, Squalus elephas, Squalus gunneri, Squalus gunnerianus, Squalus homianus, Squalus isodus, Squalus maximus, Squalus pelegrinus, Squalus peregrinus, Squalus rashleighanus, Squalus rhinoceros, Squalus rostratus, Squalus (Selache) maximus, Tetroras angiova, Tetroras maccoyi
Common name: Basking shark
Original description species: (GUNNERUS, 1765)
Genus: Cetorhinus BLAINVILLE, 1816
Family: Cetorhinidae GILL, 1862
Order: Lamniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Chaenogaleus macrostoma (75)
(BLEEKER, 1852)
Synonyms: Hemigaleus balfouri, Hemigaleus macrostoma, Negogaleus balfouri, Negogaleus macrostoma
Common name: Hooktooth shark
Original description species: (BLEEKER, 1852)
Genus: Chaenogaleus GILL, 1862
Family: Hemigaleidae HASSE, 1879
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Chiloscyllium arabicum (33)
GUBANOV, 1980
Synonyms: Chiloscyllium cf. arabicum, Chiloscyllium confusum
Common name: Arabian carpetshark
Original description species: GUBANOV, 1980
Genus: Chiloscyllium MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Hemiscylliidae GILL, 1862
Order: Orectolobiformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Chiloscyllium burmensis (9)
DINGERKUS & DE FINO, 1983
Common name: Burmese bamboo shark
Original description species: DINGERKUS & DE FINO, 1983
Genus: Chiloscyllium MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Hemiscylliidae GILL, 1862
Order: Orectolobiformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Chiloscyllium caeruleopunctatum (6)
PELLEGRIN, 1914
Synonyms: Chiloscyllium caerulopunctatum
Common name: Bluespotted bambooshark
Original description species: PELLEGRIN, 1914
Genus: Chiloscyllium MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Hemiscylliidae GILL, 1862
Order: Orectolobiformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Chiloscyllium griseum (101)
MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Synonyms: Chiloscyllium griseus, Chiloscyllium grisium, Chiloscyllium obscurum, Hemiscyllium griseum, Hemiscyllium griseurm, Hemiscyllium griseus
Common name: Grey bambooshark
Original description species: MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Genus: Chiloscyllium MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Hemiscylliidae GILL, 1862
Order: Orectolobiformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Chiloscyllium hasseltii (28)
BLEEKER, 1852
Synonyms: Chiloscyllium dolganovi, Chiloscyllium hasselti
Common name: Hasselt's bambooshark
Original description species: BLEEKER, 1852
Genus: Chiloscyllium MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Hemiscylliidae GILL, 1862
Order: Orectolobiformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Chiloscyllium indicum (108)
(GMELIN, 1789)
Synonyms: Chiloscyllium colax, Chiloscyllium indicum phymatodes , Chiloscyllium indicus, Chiloscyllium phymatodes, Chiloscyllium tuberculatum, Chiloscyllium tuberculatus, Hemiscyllium colax, Scyliorhinus tuberculatus, Scyliorhinus variegatus, Scyllium tuberculatum, Squalus caudatus, Squalus colax, Squalus gronovianus, Squalus indicus, Squalus tuberculatus
Common name: Slender bambooshark
Original description species: (GMELIN, 1789)
Genus: Chiloscyllium MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Hemiscylliidae GILL, 1862
Order: Orectolobiformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Chiloscyllium plagiosum (155)
(BENNETT, 1830)
Synonyms: Chiloscyllium indicum plagiosa , Chiloscyllium indicum plagiosum , Chiloscyllium plagiosum interruptum, Hemiscyllium plagiosum, Scyllium ornatum, Scyllium plagiosum, Scyllium plagiosum interruptum
Common name: Whitespotted bambooshark
Original description species: (BENNETT, 1830)
Genus: Chiloscyllium MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Hemiscylliidae GILL, 1862
Order: Orectolobiformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Chiloscyllium punctatum (185)
MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Synonyms: Chiloscyllium cf. punctatum, Chiloscyllium margaritiferum, Hemiscyllium punctatum
Common name: Brownbanded bambooshark
Original description species: MÜLLER & HENLE, 1838
Genus: Chiloscyllium MÜLLER & HENLE, 1837
Family: Hemiscylliidae GILL, 1862
Order: Orectolobiformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Chimaera argiloba (4)
LAST, WHITE & POGONOSKI, 2008
Common name: Whitefin chimarea
Original description species: LAST, WHITE & POGONOSKI, 2008
Genus: Chimaera LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Chimaeridae BONAPARTE, 1831
Order: Chimaeriformes
Subclass: Holocephali
Chimaera bahamaensis (4)
KEMPER, EBERT, DIDIER & COMPAGNO, 2010
Common name: Bahamas ghost shark
Original description species: KEMPER, EBERT, DIDIER & COMPAGNO, 2010
Genus: Chimaera LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Chimaeridae BONAPARTE, 1831
Order: Chimaeriformes
Subclass: Holocephali
Chimaera carophila (4)
KEMPER, EBERT, NAYLOR & DIDIER, 2015
Common name: Brown chimaera
Original description species: KEMPER, EBERT, NAYLOR & DIDIER, 2015
Genus: Chimaera LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Chimaeridae BONAPARTE, 1831
Order: Chimaeriformes
Subclass: Holocephali
Chimaera cubana (15)
HOWELL RIVERO, 1936
Common name: Chimaera
Original description species: HOWELL RIVERO, 1936
Genus: Chimaera LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Chimaeridae BONAPARTE, 1831
Order: Chimaeriformes
Subclass: Holocephali
Chimaera fulva (7)
DIDIER, LAST & WHITE, 2008
Common name: Southern chimaera
Original description species: DIDIER, LAST & WHITE, 2008
Genus: Chimaera LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Chimaeridae BONAPARTE, 1831
Order: Chimaeriformes
Subclass: Holocephali
Chimaera jordani (9)
TANAKA, 1905
Original description species: TANAKA, 1905
Genus: Chimaera LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Chimaeridae BONAPARTE, 1831
Order: Chimaeriformes
Subclass: Holocephali
Chimaera lignaria (19)
DIDIER, 2002
Common name: Carpenter's chimaera
Original description species: DIDIER, 2002
Genus: Chimaera LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Chimaeridae BONAPARTE, 1831
Order: Chimaeriformes
Subclass: Holocephali
Chimaera macrospina (5)
DIDIER, LAST & WHITE, 2008
Common name: Longspine chimaera
Original description species: DIDIER, LAST & WHITE, 2008
Genus: Chimaera LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Chimaeridae BONAPARTE, 1831
Order: Chimaeriformes
Subclass: Holocephali
Chimaera monstrosa (277)
LINNAEUS, 1758
Synonyms: Chimaera arctica, Chimaera argentea, Chimaera borealis, Chimaera cf. monstrosa, Chimaera cristata, Chimaera dubia, Chimaera mediterranea
Common name: Rabbit fish
Original description species: LINNAEUS, 1758
Genus: Chimaera LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Chimaeridae BONAPARTE, 1831
Order: Chimaeriformes
Subclass: Holocephali
Chimaera notafricana (8)
KEMPER, EBERT, COMPAGNO & DIDIER, 2010
Common name: Cape chimaera
Original description species: KEMPER, EBERT, COMPAGNO & DIDIER, 2010
Genus: Chimaera LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Chimaeridae BONAPARTE, 1831
Order: Chimaeriformes
Subclass: Holocephali
Chimaera obscura (4)
DIDIER, LAST & WHITE, 2008
Common name: Shortspine chimaera
Original description species: DIDIER, LAST & WHITE, 2008
Genus: Chimaera LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Chimaeridae BONAPARTE, 1831
Order: Chimaeriformes
Subclass: Holocephali
Chimaera opalescens (9)
LUCHETTI, IGLÉSIAS & SELLOS, 2011
Common name: Opal chimaera
Original description species: LUCHETTI, IGLÉSIAS & SELLOS, 2011
Genus: Chimaera LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Chimaeridae BONAPARTE, 1831
Order: Chimaeriformes
Subclass: Holocephali
Chimaera orientalis (5)
ANGULO, LÓPEZ, BUSSING & MURASE, 2014
Original description species: ANGULO, LÓPEZ, BUSSING & MURASE, 2014
Genus: Chimaera LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Chimaeridae BONAPARTE, 1831
Order: Chimaeriformes
Subclass: Holocephali
Chimaera owstoni (9)
TANAKA, 1905
Original description species: TANAKA, 1905
Genus: Chimaera LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Chimaeridae BONAPARTE, 1831
Order: Chimaeriformes
Subclass: Holocephali
Chimaera panthera (9)
DIDIER, 1998
Original description species: DIDIER, 1998
Genus: Chimaera LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Chimaeridae BONAPARTE, 1831
Order: Chimaeriformes
Subclass: Holocephali
Chimaera phantasma (55)
JORDAN & SNYDER, 1900
Synonyms: Chimaera pseudomonstrosa
Common name: Silver chimaera
Original description species: JORDAN & SNYDER, 1900
Genus: Chimaera LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Chimaeridae BONAPARTE, 1831
Order: Chimaeriformes
Subclass: Holocephali
Chlamydoselachus africana (9)
EBERT & COMPAGNO, 2009
Original description species: EBERT & COMPAGNO, 2009
Genus: Chlamydoselachus GARMAN, 1884
Family: Chlamydoselachidae GARMAN, 1884
Suborder: Chlamydoselachoidei
Order: Hexanchiformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Chlamydoselachus anguineus (191)
GARMAN, 1884
Synonyms: Chlamydoselache anguinea, Chlamydoselachus anguineum, Chlamydoselachus cf. anguineus
Common name: Frilled shark
Original description species: GARMAN, 1884
Genus: Chlamydoselachus GARMAN, 1884
Family: Chlamydoselachidae GARMAN, 1884
Suborder: Chlamydoselachoidei
Order: Hexanchiformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cirrhigaleus asper (48)
(MERRETT, 1973)
Synonyms: Squalus asper
Common name: Roughskin spurdog
Original description species: (MERRETT, 1973)
Genus: Cirrhigaleus TANAKA, 1912
Family: Squalidae BONAPARTE, 1834
Order: Squaliformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cirrhigaleus australis (13)
WHITE, LAST & STEVENS, 2007
Common name: Southern Mandarin Dogfish
Original description species: WHITE, LAST & STEVENS, 2007
Genus: Cirrhigaleus TANAKA, 1912
Family: Squalidae BONAPARTE, 1834
Order: Squaliformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cirrhigaleus barbifer (41)
TANAKA, 1912
Synonyms: Cirrhigaleus barbulifer, Phaenopogon barbulifer, Squalus barbifer
Common name: Mandarin dogfish
Original description species: TANAKA, 1912
Genus: Cirrhigaleus TANAKA, 1912
Family: Squalidae BONAPARTE, 1834
Order: Squaliformes
Superorder: Squalomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cirrhoscyllium expolitum (20)
SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1913
Common name: Barbelthroat carpetshark
Original description species: SMITH & RADCLIFFE, 1913
Genus: Cirrhoscyllium SMITH & RADCLIFFE IN SMITH 1913
Family: Parascylliidae GILL, 1862
Order: Orectolobiformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cirrhoscyllium formosanum (16)
TENG, 1959
Synonyms: Cirrhoscyllium formasanum, Nebrius formosanum
Common name: Taiwan saddled carpetshark
Original description species: TENG, 1959
Genus: Cirrhoscyllium SMITH & RADCLIFFE IN SMITH 1913
Family: Parascylliidae GILL, 1862
Order: Orectolobiformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cirrhoscyllium japonicum (16)
KAMOHARA, 1943
Common name: Saddle carpetshark
Original description species: KAMOHARA, 1943
Genus: Cirrhoscyllium SMITH & RADCLIFFE IN SMITH 1913
Family: Parascylliidae GILL, 1862
Order: Orectolobiformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cruriraja andamanica (21)
(LLOYD, 1909)
Synonyms: Raia andamanica, Raja andamanica
Common name: Andaman leg skate
Original description species: (LLOYD, 1909)
Genus: Cruriraja BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1948
Family: Gurgesiellidae DE BUEN, 1959
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cruriraja atlantis (12)
BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1948
Common name: Atlantic leg skate
Original description species: BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1948
Genus: Cruriraja BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1948
Family: Gurgesiellidae DE BUEN, 1959
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cruriraja cadenati (12)
BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1962
Common name: Broadfoot leg skate
Original description species: BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1962
Genus: Cruriraja BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1948
Family: Gurgesiellidae DE BUEN, 1959
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cruriraja durbanensis (19)
(VON BONDE & SWART, 1923)
Synonyms: Raia durbanensis, Raja durbanensis
Common name: Smooth nose leg skate
Original description species: (VON BONDE & SWART, 1923)
Genus: Cruriraja BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1948
Family: Gurgesiellidae DE BUEN, 1959
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cruriraja hulleyi (14)
ASCHLIMAN, EBERT & COMPAGNO, 2010
Original description species: ASCHLIMAN, EBERT & COMPAGNO, 2010
Genus: Cruriraja BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1948
Family: Gurgesiellidae DE BUEN, 1959
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cruriraja parcomaculata (47)
(VON BONDE & SWART, 1923)
Synonyms: Cruriraja triangularis, Raia parcomaculata, Raja parcomaculata
Common name: Roughnose legskate
Original description species: (VON BONDE & SWART, 1923)
Genus: Cruriraja BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1948
Family: Gurgesiellidae DE BUEN, 1959
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cruriraja poeyi (18)
BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1948
Common name: Cuban leg skate
Original description species: BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1948
Genus: Cruriraja BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1948
Family: Gurgesiellidae DE BUEN, 1959
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Cruriraja rugosa (26)
BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1958
Common name: Rough leg skate
Original description species: BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1958
Genus: Cruriraja BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1948
Family: Gurgesiellidae DE BUEN, 1959
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Ctenacis fehlmanni (21)
(SPRINGER, 1968)
Synonyms: Triakis fehlmanni
Common name: Harlequin catshark
Original description species: (SPRINGER, 1968)
Genus: Ctenacis COMPAGNO, 1973
Family: Proscylliidae FOWLER, 1941
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii