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Common NameFamilyGenus & Species
alligator garLepisosteidae Atractosteus spatula
Atlantic angelsharkSquatinidae Squatina dumeril
Atlantic devil rayMobulidae Mobula hypostoma
Atlantic guitarfishRhinobatidae Rhinobatos lentiginosus
Atlantic sharpnose sharkCarcharhinidae Rhizoprionodon terraenovae
Atlantic spadefishEphippidae Chaetodipturus faber
Atlantic stingrayDasyatidae Dasyatis sabina
Atlantic torpedoTorpedinidae Torpedo nobiliana
Atlantic weasel sharkHemigaleidae Paragaleus pectoralis
Australian bull rayMyliobatidae Myliobatis australis
Australian swellsharkScyliorhinidae Cephaloscyllium laticeps
balloonfishDiodontidae Diodon holocanthus
banded butterflyfishChaetodontidae Chaetodon striatus
banded grouperSerranidae Epinephelus amblycephalus
bar jackCarangidae Caranx ruber
barbfishScorpaenidae Scorpaena brasiliensis
barndoor skateRajidae Dipturus laevis
basking sharkCetorhinidae Cetorhinus maximus
bat rayMyliobatidae Myliobatis californica
big skateRajidae Raja binoculata
bigeye sixgill sharkHexanchidae Hexanchus nakamurai
bigeye thresherAlopiidae Alopias superciliosus
bignose sharkCarcharhinidae Carcharhinus altimus
black crappieCentrarchidae Pomoxis nigromaculatus
black dogfishEtmopteridae Centroscyllium fabricii
black grouperSerranidae Mycteroperca bonaci
black seabassSerranidae Centropristis striata
blackfin snapperLutjanidae Lutjanus bucanella
blackfin tunaScombridae Thunnus atlanticus
blacknose sharkCarcharhinidae Carcharhinus acronotus
blacktip sharkCarcharhinidae Carcharhinus limbatus
blacktip reef sharkCarcharhinidae Carcharhinus melanopterus
blotched fantail rayDasyatidae Taeniura meyeni
blue angelfishPomacanthidae Holacanthus bermudensis
blue marlinIstiophoridae Makaira nigricans
blue sharkCarcharhinidae Prionace glauca
blue tangAcanthuridae Acanthurus coeruleus
bluefin tunaScombridae Thunnus thynnus
blueheadLabridae Thalassoma bifasciatum
bluespotted ribbontail rayDasyatidae Taeniura lymma
bluespotted stingrayDasyatidae Dasyatis kuhlii
bluestriped grunt Haemulidae Haemulon sciurus
bluntnose sixgill sharkHexanchidae Hexanchus griseus
bluntnose stingrayDasyatidae Dasyatis say
bonefishAlbulidae Albula vulpes
bonnetheadSphyrnidae Sphyrna tiburo
bowfinAmiidae Amia calva
bramble sharkEchinorhinidae Echinorhinus brucus
brownbanded bamboosharkHemiscylliidae Chiloscyllium punctatum
brown rayRajidae Raja miraletus
brown shysharkScyliorhinidae Haploblepharus fuscus
brown smooth-houndTriakidae Mustelus henlei
bull sharkCarcharhinidae Carcharhinus leucas
bullnose rayMyliobatidae Myliobatis freminvillii
Caribbean reef sharkCarcharhinidae Carcharhinus perezi
Caribbean sharpnose sharkCarcharhinidae Rhizoprionodon porosus
cero mackerelScombridae Scomberomorus regalis
chain dogfishScyliorhinidae Scyliorhinus retifer
channel catfishIctaluridae Ictalurus punctatus
clearnose skateRajidae Raja eglanteria
clown anemonefishPomacentridae Amphiprion ocellaris
cobiaRachycentridae Rachycentron canadum
common eagle rayMyliobatidae Myliobatis aquila
common guitarfishRhinobatidae Rhinobatos rhinobatos
common snookCentropomidae Centropomus undecimalis
common torpedoTorpedinidae Torpedo torpedo
coneySerranidae Cephalopholis fulva
cookiecutter sharkDalatiidae Isistius brasiliensis
coral hindSerranidae Cephalopholis miniata
cownose rayMyliobatidae Rhinoptera bonasus
crevalle jackCarangidae Caranx hippos
Cuban dogfishSqualidae Squalus cubensis
cubera snapperLutjanidae Lutjanus cyanopterus
daisy stingrayDasyatidae Dasyatis margarita
dark shysharkScyliorhinidae Haploblepharus pictus
doctorfishAcanthuridae Acanthurus chirurgus
dog snapperLutjanidae Lutjanus jocu
dolphinfishCoryphaenidae Coryphaena hippurus
dusky sharkCarcharhinidae Carcharhinus obscurus
dwarf sawfishPristidae Pristis clavata
epaulette sharkHemiscylliidae Hemiscyllium ocellatum
eyed flounderBothidae Bothus ocellatus
filetail catsharkScyliorhinidae Parmaturus xaniurus
finetooth sharkCarcharhinidae Carcharhinus isodon
Florida garLepisosteidae Lepisosteus platyrhincus
foureye butterflyfishChaetodontidae Chaetodon capistratus
French angelfishPomacanthidae Pomacanthus paru
French gruntHaemulidae Haemulon flavolineatum
freshwater sawfishPristidae Pristis microdon
fringed filefishMonacanthidae Monacanthus ciliatus
gag grouperSerranidae Mycteroperca microlepis
Galapagos sharkCarcharhinidae Carcharhinus galapagensis
ghost sharkCallorhinchidae Callorhinchus milii
goblin sharkMitsukurinidae Mitsukurina owstoni
goliath grouperSerranidae Epinephelus itajara
gray angelfishPomacanthidae Pomacanthus arcuatus
grey smooth-houndTriakidae Mustelus californicus
gray snapperLutjanidae Lutjanus griseus
gray triggerfishBalistidae Balistes capriscus
great barracudaSphyraenidae Sphyraena barracuda
great hammerheadSphyrnidae Sphyrna mokarran
greater amberjackCarangidae Seriola dumerili
green morayMuraenidae Gymnothorax funebris
green sawfishPristidae Pristis zijsron
Greenland sharkDalatiidae Somniosus microcephalus
grey reef sharkCarcharhinidae Carcharhinus amblyrhynchos
Gulf of Mexico pygmy skateRajidae Fenestraja sinusmexicanus
gulf sturgeonAcipenseridae Acipenser oxyrinchus desotoi
gulf toadfishBatrachoididae Opsanus beta
gulper sharkCentrophoridae Centrophorus granulosus
hogfishLabridae Lachnolaimus maximus
honeycomb cowfishOstraciidae Acanthostracion polygonius
horn sharkHeterodontidae Heterodontus francisci
humphead wrasseLabridae Cheilinus undulatus
king mackerelScombridae Scomberomorus cavalla
kitefin sharkDalatiidae Dalatias licha
knifetooth sawfishPristidae Anoxypristis cuspidata
ladyfishElopidae Elops saurus
lane snapperLutjanidae Lutjanus synagris
largemouth bassCentrarchidae Micropterus salmoides
largetooth sawfishPristidae Pristis perotteti
leatherjacketCarangidae Oligoplites saurus
lemon sharkCarcharhinidae Negaprion brevirostris
leopard catsharkScyliorhinidae Poroderma pantherinium
leopard sharkTriakidae Triakis semifasciata
lesser electric rayNarcinidae Narcine bancrofti
lined seahorseSygnathidae Hippocampus erectus
little skateRajidae Leucoraja erinacea
little tunnyScombridae Euthynnus alletteratus
sharksuckerEcheneidae Echeneis naucrates
Longfin makoLamnidae Isurus paucus
longlure frogfishAntennariidae Antennarius multiocellatus
longnose garLepisosteidae Lepisosteus osseus
longnose skateRajidae Raja rhina
longsnout seahorseSygnathidae Hippocampus reidi
mangrove rivulusAplocheilidae Rivulus marmoratus
mahogany snapperLutjanidae Lutjanus mahogoni
mantaMyliobatidae Manta birostris
marbled electric rayTorpedinidae Torpedo marmorata
Mayan cichlidCichlidae Cichlasoma urophthalmus
megamouth sharkMegachasmidae Megachasma pelagios
Milk sharkCarcharhinidae Rhizoprionodon acutus
mutton snapperLutjanidae Lutjanus analis
Nassau grouperSerranidae Epinephelus striatus
narrowfin smooth-houndTriakidae Mustelus norrisi
narrowtooth sharkCarcharhinidae Carcharhinus brachyurus
necklace carpetsharkParascylliidae Parascyllium variolatum
night sharkCarcharhinidae Carcharhinus signatus
northern red snapperLutjanidae Lutjanus campechanus
northern stargazerUranoscopidae Astroscopus guttatus
nurse sharkGinglymostomatidae Ginglymostoma cirratum
oarfishRegalecidae Regalecus glesne
ocean surgeonAcanthuridae Acanthurus bahianus
oceanic whitetip sharkCarcharhinidae Carcharhinus longimanus
orange clownfishPomacentridae Amphiprion percula
orange filefishMonacanthidae Aluterus schoepfii
ornate wobbegongOrectolobidae Orectolobus ornatus
oscarCichlidae Astronotus ocellatus
Pacific angelsharkSquatinidae Squatina californica
Pacific electric rayTorpedinidae Torpedo californica
(Pacific) largetooth sawfishPristidae Pristis zephyreus
peacock flounderBothidae Bothus lunatus
pelagic stingrayDasyatidae Pteroplatytrygon violacea
pelagic thresherAlopiidae Alopias pelagicus
permitCarangidae Trachinotus falcatus
pike killifishPoeciliidae Belonesox belizanus
pink anemonefishPomacentridae Amphiprion perideraion
polk-a-dot batfishOgcocephalidae Ogcocephalus cubifrons
pompano dolphinCoryphaenidae Coryphaena equiselis
porbeagleLamnidae Lamna nasus
porcupinefishDiodontidae Diodon hystrix
porkfishHaemulidae Anisotremus virginicus
Port Jackson sharkHeterodontidae Heterodontus portusjacksoni
Portuguese sharkSomniosidae Centroscymnus coelolepis
puffadder shysharkScyliorhinidae Haploblepharus edwardsii
queen angelfishPomacanthidae Holacanthus ciliaris
queen triggerfishBalistidae Balistes vetula
red drumSciaenidae Scianops ocellatus
red grouperSerranidae Epinephelus morio
red lionfishScorpaenidae Pterois volitans
redmouth grouperSerranidae Aethaloperca rogaa
reef butterflyfishChaetodontidae Chaetodon sedentarius
rock beautyPomacanthidae Holacanthus tricolor
rosette skateRajidae Leucoraja garmani
roughskin dogfishSqualidae Cirrhigaleus asper
roughtail stingrayDasyatidae Dasyatis centroura
round stingrayUrolophidae Urobatis halleri
roundel skateRajidae Raja texana
sailfin blennyChaenopsidae Emblemaria pandionis
sailfin mollyPoeciliidae Poecilia latipinna
sailfishIstiophoridae Istiophorus platypterus
salmon sharkLamnidae Lamna ditropis
sand perchSerranidae Diplectrum formosum
sandbar sharkCarcharhinidae Carcharhinus plumbeus
sand tiger sharkOdontaspidae Carcharias taurus
sargassumfishAntennariidae Histrio histrio
scalloped hammerheadSphyrnidae Sphyrna lewini
scrawled cowfishOstraciidae Acanthostracion quadricornis
scrawled filefishMonacanthidae Aluterus scriptus
seaweed blennyBlennidae Parablennius marmoreus
sergeant majorPomacentridae Abudefduf saxatilis
sevengill sharkHexanchidae Notorynchus cepedianus
sharpnose sevengill sharkHexanchidae Heptranchias perlo
sheepsheadSparidae Archosargus probatocephalus
shortfin makoLamnidae Isurus oxyrinchus
short-tail stingrayDasyatidae Dasyatis brevicaudata
sicklefin lemon sharkCarcharhinidae Negaprion acutidens
silky sharkCarcharhinidae Carcharhinus falciformis
silvertip sharkCarcharhinidae Carcharhinus albimarginatus
skipjack tunaScombridae Katsuwonus pelamis
smalleye hammerheadSphyrnidae Sphyrna tudes
small-spotted catsharkScyliorhinidae Scyliorhinus canicula
smalltail sharkCarcharhinidae Carcharhinus porosus
smalltooth sawfishPristidae Pristis pectinata
smooth butterfly rayGymnuridae Gymnura micrura
smooth dogfishTriakidae Mustelus canis
smooth hammerheadSphyrnidae Sphyrna zygaena
southern fiddlerRhinobatidae Trygonorrhina fasciata
southern stargazerUranoscopidae Astroscopus y-graecum
southern stingrayDasyatidae Dasyatis americana
Spanish mackerelScombridae Scomberomorus maculatus
spinner sharkCarcharhinidae Carcharhinus brevipinna
spiny butterfly rayGymnuridae Gymnura altavela
spiny dogfishSqualidae Squalus acanthias
spotfin butterflyfishChaetodontidae Chaetodon ocellatus
spotted eagle rayMyliobatidae Aetobatus narinari
spotted ratfishChimaeridae Hydrolagus colliei
spotted scorpionfishScorpaenidae Scorpaena plumieri
spotted seatroutSciaenidae Cynoscion nebulosus
spotted tilapiaCichlidae Tilapia mariae
spotted wobbegongOrectolobidae Orectolobus maculatus
spreadfin skateRajidae Dipturus olseni
squirrelfishHolocentridae Holocentrus adscensionis
stoplight parrotfishScaridae Sparisoma viride
striated frogfishAntennariidae Antennarius striatus
striped catsharkScyliorhinidae Poroderma africanum
striped mulletMugilidae Mugil cephalus
swell sharkScyliorhinidae Cephaloscyllium ventriosum
swordfishXiphiidae Xiphias gladius
tarponMegalopidae Megalops atlanticus
tasselled wobbegongOrectolobidae Eucrossorhinus dasypogon
tawny nurse sharkGinglymostomatidae Nebrius ferrugineus
thorny skateRajidae Amblyraja radiata
thresher sharkAlopiidae Alopias vulpinus
tiger sharkCarcharhinidae Galeocerdo cuvier
tomato hindSerranidae Cephalopholis sonnerati
tope sharkTriakidae Galeorhinus galeus
tripletailLobotidae Lobotes surinamensis
trumpetfishAulostomidae Aulostomus maculatus
wahooScombridae Acanthocybium solandri
walking catfishClariidae Clarias batrachus
whale sharkRhincodontidae Rhincodon typus
white gruntHaemulidae Haemulon plumieri
white marlinIstiophoridae Tetrapturus albidus
white sharkLamnidae Carcharodon carcharias
whitespotted bamboosharkHemiscylliidae Chiloscyllium plagiosum
whitetip reef sharkCarcharhinidae Triaenodon obesus
winter skateRajidae Leucoraja ocellata
yellow jackCarangidae Carangoides bartholomaei
yellow stingrayUrolophidae Urobatis jamaicensis
yellowfin tunaScombridae Thunnus albacares
yellowtail snapperLutjanidae Lutjanus chrysurus
zebra sharkStegostomatidae Stegostoma fasciatum