Maryland Checklist - Category: Sharks and Rays - all-time (Total: 49)   



PhotosCommon NameGenusSpeciesRecords  CategoryFamilyOrderClassKingdom
1 Southern StingrayDasyatisamericana 5Sharks and RaysDasyatidaeMyliobatiformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
2 Bull SharkCarcharhinusleucas 5Sharks and RaysCarcharhinidaeCarcharhiniformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
3 Cownose RayRhinopterabonasus 42Sharks and RaysMyliobatidaeMyliobatiformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
4  Portuguese SharkCentroscymnuscoelolepis 0Sharks and RaysSomniosidaeSqualiformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
5  Thorny SkateAmblyrajaradiata 0Sharks and RaysRajidaeRajiformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
6 Winter SkateLeucorajaocellata 0Sharks and RaysRajidaeRajiformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
7  Chain DogfishScyliorhinusretifer 0Sharks and RaysScyliorhinidaeCarcharhiniformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
8  Lemon SharkNegaprionbrevirostris 0Sharks and RaysCarcharhinidaeCarcharhiniformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
9  Basking SharkCetorhinusmaximus 0Sharks and RaysCetorhinidaeLamniformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
10  Pelagic StingrayPteroplatytrygonviolacea 0Sharks and RaysDasyatidaeMyliobatiformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
11  Smooth Hammerhead SharkSphyrnazygaena 0Sharks and RaysSphyrnidaeCarcharhiniformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
12 Nurse SharkGinglymostomacirratum 0Sharks and RaysGinglymostomatidaeOrectolobiformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
13 Short-finned MakoIsurusoxyrinchus 0Sharks and RaysLamnidaeLamniformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
14 Atlantic StingrayDasyatissabina 16Sharks and RaysDasyatidaeMyliobatiformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
15  Oceanic Whitetip SharkCarcharhinuslongimanus 0Sharks and RaysCarcharhinidaeCarcharhiniformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
16  Little SkateLeucorajaerinaceus 0Sharks and RaysRajidaeRajiformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
17 Clearnose SkateRajaeglanteria 11Sharks and RaysRajidaeRajiformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
18  Silky SharkCarcharhinusfalciformis 0Sharks and RaysCarcharhinidaeCarcharhiniformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
19 Atlantic Sharp-nosed SharkRhizoprionodonterraenovae 0Sharks and RaysCarcharhinidaeCarcharhiniformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
20 Bullnose RayMyliobatisfreminvillei 4Sharks and RaysMyliobatidaeMyliobatiformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
21  Black DogfishCentroscylliumfabricii 0Sharks and RaysEtmopteridaeSqualiformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
22 Thresher SharkAlopiasvulpinus 1Sharks and RaysAlopiidaeLamniformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
23 Atlantic Angel SharkSquatinadumeril 1Sharks and RaysSquatinidaeSquatiniformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
24 Whale SharkRhincodontypus 2Sharks and RaysRhincodontidaeOrectolobiformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
25 Sandbar SharkCarcharhinusplumbeus 4Sharks and RaysCarcharhinidaeCarcharhiniformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
26  Roughtail StingrayDasyatiscentroura 0Sharks and RaysDasyatidaeMyliobatiformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
27  Blacktip SharkCarcharhinuslimbatus 0Sharks and RaysCarcharhinidaeCarcharhiniformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
28  Night SharkCarcharhinussignatus 0Sharks and RaysCarcharinidaeCarcharhiniformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
29  Kitefin SharkDalatiaslicha 0Sharks and RaysDalatiidaeSqualiformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
30  Atlantic Torpedo Electric RayTorpedonobiliana 0Sharks and RaysTorpedinidaeTorpediniformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
31  Rosette SkateLeucorajagarmani 0Sharks and RaysRajidaeRajiformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
32  PorbeagleLamnanasus 0Sharks and RaysLamnidaeLamniformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
33 Blue SharkPrionaceglauca 4Sharks and RaysCarcharhinidaeCarcharhiniformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
34  Great White SharkCarcharodoncarcharias 1Sharks and RaysLamnidaeLamniformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
35 Bluntnose StingrayDasyatissay 3Sharks and RaysDasyatidaeMyliobatiformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
36  BonnetheadSphyrnatiburo 0Sharks and RaysSphyrnidaeCarcharhiniformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
37 Sand Tiger SharkCarchariastaurus 2Sharks and RaysOdontaspididaeLamniformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
38  Long-finned MakoIsuruspaucus 0Sharks and RaysLamnidaeLamniformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
39  Smooth Butterfly RayGymnuramicrura 7Sharks and RaysGymnuridaeMyliobatiformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
40  Dusky SharkCarcharhinusobscurus 0Sharks and RaysCarcharhinidaeCarcharhiniformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
41 Smooth DogfishMusteluscanis 12Sharks and RaysTriakidaeCarcharhiniformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
42  Barndoor SkateDipturuslaevis 0Sharks and RaysRajidaeRajiformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
43  Smooth SkateMalacorajasenta 0Sharks and RaysRajidaeRajiformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
44 Scalloped Hammerhead SharkSphyrnalewini 3Sharks and RaysSphyrnidaeCarcharhiniformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
45 Spiny Butterfly RayGymnuraaltavela 0Sharks and RaysGymnuridaeMyliobatiformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
46 Spiny DogfishSqualusacanthias 0Sharks and RaysSqualidaeSqualiformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
47  Big-eyed Thresher SharkAlopiassuperciliosus 0Sharks and RaysAlopiidaeLamniformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
48  Smalltooth SawfishPristispectinata 0Sharks and RaysPristidaePristiformesChondrichthyesAnimalia
49 Tiger SharkGaleocerdocuvier 2Sharks and RaysCarcharhinidaeCarcharhiniformesChondrichthyesAnimalia




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