Shairk

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Shairks
Grey reef shairk
Grey reef shairk (Carcharhinus amblyrhynchos)
Scienteefic classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Chondrichthyes
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Superorder: Selachimorpha
Orders

Carcharhiniformes
Heterodontiformes
Hexanchiformes
Lamniformes
Orectolobiformes
Pristiophoriformes
Squaliformes
Squatiniformes

Shairks (superorder Selachimorpha) is a kynd o fish wi a skelet that's hailly cartilaginous an wi a gey an streamlined bouk. The earliest kent shairks dates frae mair nor 420 million year syne, afore the time o the dinosaurs.

  • Sea dug (Galeorhinus galeus)
  • Sail-fish, muldoan, or cairban (Cetorhinus maximus)