Marine groups: Shark and Ray Families

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    Order Family Genus Scientific Namesort descending Common name
    Myliobatiformes Myliobatidae Aetobatus Aetobatus ocellatus (Kuhl, 1823) Whitespotted Eagle Ray
    Rhinobatiformes Rhinobatidae Aptychotrema Aptychotrema rostrata (Shaw, 1794) Eastern Shovelnose Ray
    Orectolobiformes Brachaeluridae Brachaelurus Brachaelurus waddi (Bloch and Schneider, 1801) Blind Shark
    Lamniformes Odontaspididae Carcharias Carcharias taurus (Rafinesque, 1810) Grey Nurse Shark
    Myliobatiformes Dasyatidae Dasyatis Dasyatis thetidis (Ogilby, 1899) Black Stingray
    Heterodontiformes Heterodontidae Heterodontus Heterodontus galeatus (Gunther, 1870) Crested Horn Shark
    Torpediniformes Torpedinidae Hypnos Hypnos monopterygius (Shaw and Nodder, 1795) Coffin Ray
    Myliobatiformes Mobulidae Manta Manta alfredi (Krefft, 1868) Alfred Manta
    Myliobatiformes Myliobatidae Myliobatis Myliobatis australis (Macleay, 1881) Southern Eagle Ray
    Myliobatiformes Dasyatidae Neotrygon Neotrygon kuhlii (Muller and Henle, 1841) Blue Spotted Maskray
    Orectolobiformes Orectolobidae Orectolobus Orectolobus halei (Whitley, 1940) Banded Carpet Shark
    Orectolobiformes Orectolobidae Orectolobus Orectolobus maculatus (Bonnaterre, 1788) Spotted Wobbegong
    Orectolobiformes Orectolobidae Orectolobus Orectolobus ornatus (De Vis, 1883) Dwarf Ornate Wobbegong
    Rhinobatiformes Rhinobatidae Rhynchobatis Rhynchobatis australiae (Whitley, 1939) Giant Guitarfish
    Orectolobiformes Stegostomatidae Stegostoma Stegostoma fasciatum (Hermann, 1783) Zebra Shark
    Myliobatiformes Dasyatidae Taeniura Taeniura meyeni (Muller and Henle, 1841) Blotched Fantail Ray
    Myliobatiformes Urolophidae Trygonoptera Trygonoptera testacea (Muller and Henle, 1841) Common Stingaree
    Rhinobatiformes Rhinobatidae Trygonorrhina Trygonorrhina fasciata (Muller and Henle, 1841) Fiddler Ray