Heterodontiformes

(Bullhead Sharks)

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Saw sharks are often confused with sawfishes (rays).  The most noticeable differences being that sawsharks possess teeth and barbels plus their larger size.  There is not a lot of detailed information about these species.

 

Families of Heterodontiformes


 
Heterodontidae
      (Bullhead sharks)
  • 1 generea
  • 8 species
 
 
  1. Heterodontiformes Bullhead sharks (Heterodontidae)
    The Genera of Bullhead sharks
    • Heterodontus

      • Horn shark (Heterodontus francisci)
      • Crested bullhead shark (Heterodontus galatus)
      • Japanese bullhead shark (Heterodontus japonicus)
      • Mexican hornshark (Heterodontus mexicanus)
      • Port Jackson shark (Heterodontus portusjacksoni)
      • Galapagos bullhead shark (Heterodontus quoyi)
      • Whitespotted bullhead shark (Heterodontus ramalheira)
      • Zebra bullhead shark (Heterodontus zebra)



            
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