Other shark speciess included in the CITES Appendices


Here is a list of other shark species and sawfishes, which belong to the same sub-class Elasmobranchii as sharks, that were included in CITES Appendices before CoP16.

species appendix effective date

Basking shark (Cetorhinus maximus)

 See the CITES Checklist

II
13/02/2003

Whale shark (Rhincodon typus)

 see the CITES Checklist

II
13/02/2003

Great white shark (Carcharodon carcharias)

 see the CITES Checklist

II
12/01/2005

Sawfishes (Pristidae spp., 7 species)

 see the CITES Checklist

I
13/09/2007