Family Carcharhinidae Jordan & Evermann, 1896requiem sharks

Family Carcharhinidae Jordan & Evermann, 1896requiem sharks

The Family Carcharhinidae includes 12 genera (Carcharhinus, Galeocerdo, Glyphis, Isogomphodon, Lamiopsis, Loxodon, Nasolamia, Negaprion, Prionace, Rhizoprionodon, Scoliodon and Triaenodon

There are 12 genera with 59 species currently recognized: Carcharhinus (35), Galeocerdo (1), Glyphis (3), Isogomphodon (1), Lamiopsis (2), Loxodon (1), Nasolamia (1), Negaprion (3), Prionace (1), Rhizoprionodon (7), Scoliodon (3) and Triaenodon (1)

Images: The images below are sorted according to genus

GENUS Carcharhinus

 

 

GENUS Galeocerdo

 

 

GENUS Glyphis

 

 

GENUS Isogomphodon

 

 

GENUS Lamiopsis

 

 

GENUS Loxodon

 

 

GENUS Nasolamia

 

 

GENUS Negaprion

 

 

GENUS Prionace

 

 

GENUS Rhizoprionodon

 

 

GENUS Scoliodon

 

 

GENUS Triaenodon

 

 

Carcharhinidae PDF - Full Classification

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Family Carcharhinidae