Last modified on December 30, 2011, at 17:42


Scientific classification
Kingdom Information
Domain Eukaryota
Kingdom Animalia
Subkingdom Biliteria
Branch Deuterostomia
Phylum Information
Phylum Chordata
Sub-phylum Vertebrata
Infraphylum Gnathostomata
Class Information
Class Chondrichthyes
Sub-class Elasmobranchii
Order Information
Superorder Selachimorpha
Order Pristiophoriformes
Family Information
Family Pristiophoridae
Population statistics

Pristiophoriformes is an order of sharks representing a single family of six species, identified by a semi-flattened appearance and a broad, tooth-studded snout reminiscent of sawfish.