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Code of Federal Regulations Title 50. Wildlife and Fisheries 50 CFR Pt. 635, App. A—Species Tables

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Table 1 of Appendix A to Part 635—Oceanic Sharks


Large Coastal Sharks

Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico blacktip, Carcharhinus limbatus

Bull, Carcharhinus leucas

Great hammerhead, Sphyrna mokarran

Lemon, Negaprion brevirostris

Nurse, Ginglymostoma cirratum

Sandbar, Carcharhinus plumbeus

Scalloped hammerhead, Sphyrna lewini

Silky, Carcharhinus falciformis

Smooth hammerhead, Sphyrna zygaena

Spinner, Carcharhinus brevipinna

Tiger, Galeocerdo cuvier

B. Small Coastal Sharks

Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico Atlantic sharpnose, Rhizoprionodon terraenovae

Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico blacknose, Carcharhinus acronotus

Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico bonnethead, Sphyrna tiburo

Finetooth, Carcharhinus isodon


Pelagic Sharks

Blue, Prionace glauca

Oceanic whitetip, Carcharhinus longimanus

Porbeagle, Lamna nasus

Shortfin mako, Isurus oxyrinchus

Thresher, Alopias vulpinus


Prohibited Sharks

Atlantic angel, Squatina dumeril

Basking, Cetorhinus maximus

Bigeye sand tiger, Odontaspis noronhai

Bigeye sixgill, Hexanchus nakamurai

Bigeye thresher, Alopias superciliosus

Bignose, Carcharhinus altimus

Caribbean reef, Carcharhinus perezii

Caribbean sharpnose, Rhizoprionodon porosus

Dusky, Carcharhinus obscurus

Galapagos, Carcharhinus galapagensis

Longfin mako, Isurus paucus

Narrowtooth, Carcharhinus brachyurus

Night, Carcharhinus signatus

Sand tiger, Carcharias taurus

Sevengill, Heptranchias perlo

Sixgill, Hexanchus griseus

Smalltail, Carcharhinus porosus

Whale, Rhincodon typus

White, Carcharodon carcharias


Smoothhound Sharks

Smooth dogfish, Mustelus canis

Florida smoothhound, Mustelus norrisi

Gulf smoothhound, Mustelus sinusmexicanus Mustelus species

Table 2 of Appendix A to Part 635—Pelagic Species

Albacore tuna, Thunnus alalunga

Bigeye tuna, Thunnus obesus

Blue shark, Prionace glauca

Bluefin tuna, Thunnus thynnus

Dolphin fish, Coryphaena hippurus

Oceanic whitetip shark, Carcharhinus longimanus

Porbeagle shark, Lamna nasus

Shortfin mako shark, Isurus oxyrinchus

Skipjack tuna, Katsuwonus pelamis

Swordfish, Xiphias gladius

Thresher shark, Alopias vulpinus

Wahoo, Acanthocybium solandri

Yellowfin tuna, Thunnus albacares

Table 3 of Appendix A to Part 635—Demersal Species

Atlantic sharpnose shark, Rhizoprionodon terraenovae

Black grouper, Mycteroperca bonaci

Blackfin snapper, Lutjanus buccanella

Blacknose shark, Carcharhinus acronotus

Blacktip shark, Carcharhinus limbatus

Blueline tilefish, Caulolatilus microps

Bonnethead shark, Sphyrna tiburo

Bull shark, Carcharhinus leucas

Cubera snapper, Lutjanus cyanopterus

Dog snapper, Lutjanus jocu

Finetooth shark, Carcharhinus isodon

Gag grouper, Mycteroperca microlepis

Lane snapper, Lutjanus synagris

Lemon shark, Negaprion brevirostris

Mangrove snapper, Lutjanus griseus

Marbled grouper, Dermatolepis inermis

Misty grouper, Epinephelus mystacinus

Mutton snapper, Lutjanus analis

Nurse shark, Ginglymostoma cirratum

Queen snapper, Etelis oculatus

Red grouper, Epinephelus morio

Red hind, Epinephelus guttatus

Red snapper, Lutjanus campechanus

Rock hind, Epinephelus adscensionis

Sand tilefish, Malacanthus plumieri

Sandbar shark, Carcharhinus plumbeus

Schoolmaster snapper, Lutjanus apodus

Silk snapper, Lutjanus vivanus

Snowy grouper, Epinephelus niveatus

Speckled hind, Epinephelus drummondhayi

Spinner shark, Carcharhinus brevipinna

Tiger shark, Galeocerdo cuvieri

Tilefish, Lopholatilus chamaeleonticeps

Vermilion snapper, Rhomboplites aurorubens

Warsaw grouper, Epinephelus nigritus

Yellowedge grouper, Epinephelus flavolimbatus

Yellowfin grouper, Mycteroperca venenosa

Yellowtail snapper, Ocyurus chrysurus

Cite this article: - Code of Federal Regulations Title 50. Wildlife and Fisheries 50 CFR Pt. 635, App. A—Species Tables - last updated October 03, 2022 |

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