Fish guide for divers: shiny ace.

Sharks and Rays

25 species of Sharks and Rays are posted.
This page lists species belonging to the class Chondrichoda. The Chondrichoda group include sharks, rays and caskets. As the name implies, cartilage forms their body. The whale shark, which has the longest body in fishes, is also included.

Order: Bullhead sharks - Heterodoniformes

Family: Bullhead sharks - Heterodontidae

Japanese bullhead shark
Japanese bullhead shark
Horn shark
Horn shark

Order: Carpet sharks - Orectolobiformes

Family: Nurse sharks - Ginglymostomatidae

Nurse shark
Nurse shark

Family: Whale sharks - Rhincodontidae

Whale shark
Whale shark

Order: Ground sharks - Carcharhiniformes

Family: Catsharks - Scyliorhinidae

Blotchy swellshark
Blotchy swellshark

Family: Requiem sharks - Carcharhinidae

Tiger shark
Tiger shark
Lemon shark
Lemon shark
Whitetip reef shark
Whitetip reef shark
Gray-reef shark
Gray-reef shark
Bull shark
Bull shark
Caribbean reef shark
Caribbean reef shark

Family: Hammerhead sharks - Sphyrnidae

Scalloped hammerhead
Scalloped hammerhead

Order: Mackerel sharks - Lamniformes

Family: Sand sharks - Odontaspididae

Sand tiger shark
Sand tiger shark

Order: Angelsharks - Squatiniformes

Family: Angelsharks - Squatinidae

Japanese angelshark
Japanese angelshark

Order: Rays - Rajiformes

Family: Numbfishes - Narcinidae

Caribbean electricray
Caribbean electricray

Family: Round rays - Urotrygonidae

Yellow stingray
Yellow stingray
Bull's-eye stingray
Bull's-eye stingray

Family: Whiptail stingray - Dasyatidae

Japanese stingray
Japanese stingray
Blue-spotted sting ray
Blue-spotted sting ray
Southern stingray
Southern stingray
Blotched fantail ray
Blotched fantail ray
Bluespotted ribbontail ray
Bluespotted ribbontail ray
Caribbean whiptail stingray
Caribbean whiptail stingray

Family: Round stingrays - Urolophidae

Sepia stingray
Sepia stingray

Family: Butterfly rays - Gymnuridae

California butterfly ray
California butterfly ray

Family: Eagle rays - Myliobatidae

Spotted eagle ray
Spotted eagle ray
Flapnose ray
Flapnose ray

Family: Manta rays and devilfishes - Mobulidae

Alfred manta
Alfred manta
Mobula sp
Mobula sp

Copyright

- The copyright for images and all contents on this website belongs to this site.
- Unauthorized use of photos is prohibited.
- If you want to use photos, please contact the following.
Contact : info@shiny-ace.com