Genus Scyliorhinus

Smallspotted catshark - Reproduction is oviparous.

Nurse hound - Reproduction is oviparous.


Comoro cat shark - The Comoro cat shark, Scyliorhinus comoroensis, is a rare cat shark of the family Scyliorhinidae, the holotype and only specimen taken from the Comoro Islands in the Indian Ocean at 400 m.

Freckled cat shark - The freckled catshark, Scyliorhinus haeckelii, is a cat shark of the family Scyliorhinidae found on the continental shelf and upper slope from the western Atlantic from western Venezuela, Suriname, Brazil, and Uruguay between latitudes 11° N and 32° S.

Blotched cat shark - The blotched catshark was first scientifically described in 1966 by American ichthyologist Stewart Springer, based on a 25 cm long immature male caught off Cape Canaveral, Florida.

Chain cat shark - The chain catshark or chain dogfish, Scyliorhinus retifer, is a small, spotted shark that has a characteristic fluorescent activity.

Nurse hound - * ambiguous synonym


Izu cat shark - The Izu cat shark, Scyliorhinus tokubee, is a cat shark of the family Scyliorhinidae found only around Japan, at depths down to 100 m.

Cloudy cat shark - The cloudy catshark, Scyliorhinus torazame, is a species of catshark, family Scyliorhinidae, found on the outer continental shelves and upper continental slopes of the northwestern Pacific Ocean to a depth of 320 m .

Cat shark - The dwarf catshark, Scyliorhinus torrei, is a cat shark of the family Scyliorhinidae found off southern Florida, the Bahamas, and Cuba.

Order : Carcharhiniformes
Family : Scyliorhinidae
Genus : Scyliorhinus