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 CoP17.

species appendix effective date

Basking shark (Cetorhinus maximus)

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II
13/02/2003

Whale shark (Rhincodon typus)

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II
13/02/2003

Great white shark (Carcharodon carcharias)

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 see the CITES Checklist

II
12/01/2005

Sawfishes (Pristidae spp., 7 species)

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 see the CITES Checklist

I
13/09/2007

Oceanic whitetip shark (Carcharhinus longimanus)

Oceanic whitetip shark (Carcharhinus longimanus)

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II

12/06/2013

(Entry into effect delayed by 18 months, i.e. until 14 September 2014)

Porbeagle shark (Lamna nasus)


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 see the CITES Checklist

II

12/06/2013

(Entry into effect delayed by 18 months, i.e. until 14 September 2014)

Scalloped hammerhead shark (Sphyrna lewini)

  
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 see the CITES Checklist

II

12/06/2013

(Entry into effect delayed by 18 months, i.e. until 14 September 2014)

Great hammerhead shark (Sphyrna mokarran)


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 see the CITES Checklist

II

12/06/2013

(Entry into effect delayed by 18 months, i.e. until 14 September 2014)

Smooth hammerhead shark (Sphyrna zygaena)


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 see the CITES Checklist

II

12/06/2013

(Entry into effect delayed by 18 months, i.e. until 14 September 2014)

Manta rays (Manta spp.)


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 see the CITES Checklist

II

12/06/2013

(Entry into effect delayed by 18 months, i.e. until 14 September 2014)

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