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Fish Kashruth Guidelines
Last Update: 03/20/14

Fins and Scales - Fish which have fins and scales are kosher. Fish which only have fins are not kosher.
Of the four types of scales, clenoid, cycloid, ganoid and placoid, only clenoid and cycloid scales are valid according to the Torah. Gandoid is the type found on sturgeon and placoid is found on shark. 

The scales must be true scales that can be removed without damaging the skin of the fish. As it says in the Torah "These you may eat of the fish, all that have fins and scales..." Bony tubercles and plate or thorn like scales that can be removed only by removing part of the skin are not considered scales in this context.
Some fish that have such scales, such as eels, lumpfish, shark, sturgeon, and swordfish, are not kosher. 

Shellfish, Mammals & Eggs - All shellfish and mammals (such as whales, and dolphins) are not kosher.
Only the eggs of kosher fish, such as fish roe or caviar, are allowed, therefore supervision is necessary. 

Fresh and Filleted - Care must be taken when buying fresh, whole fish, filleted, or frozen, because of the possibility of substitution of non-kosher fish or of contamination by remnants of non-kosher fish from
knives and cutting boards. 

Fish Sticks - Fish sticks may have three problems: the fish, the oil, and the frying utensils and equipment (which is usually used for non-kosher fish as well as kosher fish).

Blood - There is no prohibition against eating fish blood, other than the fact that people may think that a
person is eating prohibited blood in which case a sign must be posted indicating that the blood is fish
blood. Ritual slaughter is not required.

For more about fish...
Check out the "On Kosher Fish - FAQ" in Kosher Articles!


Kosher & Non-Kosher Fish Lists
 

Important Disclaimer! Read this first!

This list should act only as a general guide, as many kosher species of fish share their name with
other species that are not necessarily kosher. Consumers should exercise caution when
purchasing fish to be certain that the fish they are buying is indeed kosher.

These lists of kosher and non-kosher fish were prepared by James W. Atz, Ph.D., Curator and Dean Bibliographer in the Department of Ichthyology of the American Museum of Natural History, New York,
New York 10024.

Special thanks to the Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America for allowing us to reprint this list.

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Kosher Fish List

Albacore See: Mackerels
Alewife See: Herrings
Amberjack See: Jacks
Anchovies (Family Engraulidae). Including: European anchovy (Engraulis encrasciolus), North of California anchovy (Engraulis mordax).
Angelfish and butterfly fish (Family Chaetodontidae). Including: Angelfish (Holacanthus species, Pomacanthus species).
ama or reineta which go by the Latin name lepidotus austrais or lepidotus raii)
Atlantic Pomfret or Ray's Bream(Brama rracudas and kakus (Sphyraena species).
Ballyhoo See: Flyingfish
Barracudas (Family Sphyraenidae)
Bass See Sea Basses. Temperate basses, Sunfish, Drums
Bigeyes (Family Priacanthidae). Including: Bigeyes or aweoweos (Priacanthus species).
Blackfish See: Carps, Wrasses
Blacksmith See: Damselfish
Blueback See: Flounders, Herrings, Trouts
Bluefish or snapper blue (Pomatomus saltarix)
Bluegill See: Sunfish
Blue Marlin
Bocaccio See: Scorpionfish
Bombay duck (Harpadeon nehereus)
Bonefish (Albula vulpes)
Bonito See: Cobia, Mackerels
Bowfin Bowfish, Freshwater dogfish, or grindle (Amia calva)
Bream See: Carps, Atlantic Pomfret, P
Brill See: Flounder
Buffalo Fishes See: Suckers
Burbot See: Codfish
ButterFish (Family Stromateidae), Including: Butterfish (Peprilus tracanthus); Pacific pompano (Peprilus similimus); harvestfish (Peprilus species)
Butterfly fish See: Angelfish
Cabrilla See: Sea Basses
Calicobass See: Sunfish
Capelin See: Smelts
Carps and minnows (Family Cyprinidae), Including: the carp, leather carp, mirror carp (Cyprinus carpio); Crucian carp (Carassius carassius); Goldfish (Carassius auratus); tench (Tinca tinca); Splittail (Pogonichthys macrolepidotus); Squawfish (Ptychocheilus species); Sacramento backfish or hardhead (Orthodon microlepidotus); Freshwater breams (Abramis species, Blicca species); Roach (Rutilus rutilus).
Carosucker See: Suckers
Caviar (Must be from a kosher fish) See: Trouts and whitefish (salmon), Lumpsuckers (non kosher), Sturgeons (non kosher).
Cero See: Mackerels
Channel bass See: Drums
Char See: Trouts
Chilipepper See: Scorpionfish
Chinook salmon See: Trouts
Chup See: Trouts, Sea chubs
Cichlids (Family Chichilidae), Including: Tilapias (Tilapia species); Mozambique mouthbrooder (Tilapia mossambica); Cichlios (Cichlasoma species); Rio Grande perch (Cichlasoma cyanoguttatum)
Cigarfish See: Jacks
Cisco See Trouts
Coalfish See: Codfish
Cobia, cabio, or black bonito (Rachycentron canadum)
Cod, cultus, black, blue, or ling. See: Greenlings, Sablefish
Codfish(Family Gadidae), Including: Cod (Gadus morhua), Haddock (Melanogrammus aeglefinus); Pacific cod (Gadus macrocephalus); Pollock, saithe, or coalfish (Pollachius virens); Walleye pollock (Theragra chalcogramma); Hakes (Urophycis species); Whiting (Meriangius merlangus); Blue whiting or poutassou (Micromesistius poutassou); Tomcods or frostfish (Microgradus species).
Coho salmon See: Trouts
Corbina or Corvina, See: Drums
Cottonwick See: Grunts
Crapplie See: Sunfish
Creville See Jacks
Croacker See: Drums
Crucian carp See: Carps
Cubbyu See: Drums
Cunner See Wrasses
Dab See: Flounders
Damselfish(Family Pomacentridae). Including: Blacksmith (Chromis punctipinnis); Garibaldi (Hypsypops rubicunda).
Doctorfish See: Surgeonfish
Dolly Varden See: Trouts
Dolphin fish or mahimahis (Coryphaena species) Not to be confused with the Mammal called Dolphin or Porpoise, which is non kosher.
Drums and croakers (Family Sciaenidae), Including: Seatrouts and carvinas (Cynoscion species); Weakfish (Cynoscion nebulosus); White seabass (Cynoscion nobillis); Croakers (micropogon species, Bairdiella species, Odontoscion species); Silver perch (Bairdiella chyrsura); White or King croaker (Genyonemus lineatus); Black croaker (cheilottena saturnum); Spotfin croaker (Roncadorstearnsi); Yellowfin croaker(Umbrina roncador); Drums (Pogonias species, Stellifer species, Umbrina species); Red drum or channel bass (Sciaenops occellatus); Freshwater drum (Aplodinotus grunniens); Kingfish or king whitings (Menticirrhus species); California corbina (Menticirrhus undulatus); spot or lafayette (Leiostomus xanthurus); Queenfish (Seriphus politus); Cubbyu or ribbon fish (Equetus umbrosus).
Eulachon See: Smelts
Flounders (Families Bothidae and Pleuronectidae). Including:
  • Flounders (Paralichthys species,
  • Liopsetta species,
  • Platichthys species,etc.);
  • Starry flounder (Platichthys stellatus);
  • Summer flounder or fluke (Paralichthys denatus);
  • Yellowtail flounder (limanda ferrugina);
  • Winter flounder, lemon sole or blackback (Pseudopleuronectes americanus);
  • Halibuts (Hippoglossus species);
  • California halibut (Paralichthys Californicus);
  • Bigmouth sole (Hippoglossina stomata);
  • Butter of scalyfin sole (Isopsetta isolepis);
  • "Dover" sole (Microstomus pacificus);
  • "English" sole (Parophrys vetulus);
  • Fantail sole (Xystreurys liolepis);
  • Petrale sole (Eopsetta jordan);
  • Rex sole (Glyptocephalus zichirus);
  • Rock sole (Lepidopsetta bilineata);
  • Sand Sole (Psettichthys melanostictus);
  • Slender sole (Lyopsetta exillis);
  • Yellowfin sole (Limanda aspera);
  • Pacific turbots (Pleuronichthys species);
  • Curlfin turbot or sole (Pleuronichthys decurrens);
  • Diamond turbot (Hypsopsetta guttulata);
  • Greenland turbot or halibut (Reinhardtius hippoglossoides);
  • Sanddabs (Citharichthys species);
  • Dabs (Limanda species);
  • American plaice (Hippoglossoides platessoides);
  • European plaice (Pleuronectes platessa);
  • Brill (scophthalmus rhomus).
  • But not including: European turbot (Scophthalmus maximus or Psetta maximus).
Fluke See: Flounders
Flyingfish and halfbeaks (Family Exocoetidae); Flyingfish (Cypselurus species, and others); Ballyhoo or balao (Hemiramphus species).
Frostfish See: Codfish
Gag See: Sea Basses
Garibaldi See: Damselfish
Giant kelpfish (Heterostichus rostratus)
Gizzard shad See: Herrings
Goatfish or surmullets (Family Mullidae). Including: Goatfish (Mullus species, Pseudupeneus species); Wekes or goatfish (Mulloidichthys species, Upeneus species); Kumu (Parupeneus species); Red mullet (Mullus surmuletus).
Gobies (Family Gobidae), Including: Bigmouth sleeper or guavina (Gobiomorus dormitor); Sirajo goby (sicydium plumieri)
Goldeye and mooneye (Hiodon alosoides and Hiodon tergisus).
Goldfish See: Carps
Grayling See: Trouts
Graysby See: Sea Basses
Greenlings (Family Hexagrammidae), Including: Greenlings (Hexagrammos species); Kelp greenling or seatrout (Hexagrammos decagrammus); Lingcod, cultus or blue cod (Ophiodon elongatus); Atkamackerel (Pleurogrammus monopterygius).
Grindle See: Bowfin
Grouper See: Sea Basses
Grunion See: Silversides
Grunts (Family Pomadasyldae), Including; Grunts (Haemulon species, Pomadasys species); Margate (Haemulon album); Tomtate (Haemulon aurolineattum); Cottonwick (Haemulon melanurum); Sailors choice (Haemulon parral); Porkfish (Anisotremus virginicus); Black margate (Anisotremus surinamensis); Sargo (Anisotremus davidsoni); Pigfish (Orthopristis chrysoptera).
Guavina See: Gobies
Haddock See: Codfish
Hake See: Codfish
Hakes(Family Merlucciidae), Including: Hakes (Merluccio species); Silver hake or whiting (Meriuccius bilinearis); Pacific hake or Merluccio (Merluccius productus)
Halfbeak See: Flyingfish
Halfmoon See: Sea chubs
Halibut See: Flounders
Hamlet See: Sea Basses
Hardhead See: Carps
Harvestfish See: Butterfish
Hawkfish(Family Cirrhitidae). Including: Hawkfish (Cirrhitus species).
Herrings (Family Clupeidae), Including: Atlantic and Pacific herring (Clupae harengus subspecies); thread herrings (Opisthonema species); Shads (Alosa species); Shad or glut herring, or blueback (Alosa aestivalis); Hickory shad (Alosa mediocris); Alewife or river herring (Alosa pseudoharengus); Gizzard shads (Dorosoma species); Menhadens or mossbunkers (Brevoortia species); Spanish sardines (Sardineila anchovia); European sardine or pilchard (Sardina pilchardus); Pacific sardine or pilchard (Sardinops sagax); Spart (Sprattus sprattus)
Hind See: Sea Bass
Hogchocker See: Soles
Hogfish See: Wrasses
Horse mackerel See: Jacks
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Jack Mackerel See: Jacks
Jacks and Pompanos (Family Charangidae) Including: Pompanos, palometas, and permits (Trachionotus species); Amberjacks and yellowtails (Seriola species); California yellowtail (Seriola dorsalls); Scads and cigarfish (Decapterus species, Selar species, Trachurus species); Jack mackerel or horse mackerel (Trachurus symmetricus); Jacks and uluas (Caranx species, Carangoides species); Crevalles (Caranx species); Blue runner (Caranx crysos); Rainbow runner (Elagatis bipinnulata); Moonfish (Vomer species); Lookdown (Selene vomer); Leatherback or lae (Scomberoides sanctipetri); BUT NOT INCLUDING: LEATHERJACKET (Oligoplites saurus).
Jacksmelt See: Silversides
Jewfish See: Sea Basses
John Dory (Zeus faber)
Kelpfish See: Giant Kelpfish
Kingfish See: Drums, Mackerels
Ladyfish, or tenpounder (Elops saurus)
Lafayette See: Drums
Lake Herring See: Trouts
Lanceor Launce See: Sand lances
Largemouth bass See: Sunfish
Lawyer See: Codfish
Leatherback See: Jacks
Lingcod See: Greenlings
Lizardfish(Family Synodontidae)
Lookdown See: Jacks
Mackerel See also: Jacks
Mackerels, Atka See: Greenlings
Mackerels and tunas (Family Scombridae), Including: Mackerels (Scomber species, Scomberomorus species, Auxis species); Spanish mackerels, cero, and sierra (Scomberomorus species); King mackerel or kingfish (Scomberomorus cavalla); Bonitos (Sarda species); Wahoo (Acanthocybius solanderi); tunas (Thunnus species, Euthynnus species); Skipjack tunas (Euthynnus or Katsuwonus species); Albacore (thunnus alalunga) But not including: Snake mackerels.
Mahimahi See: Dolphin fish
Margate See: Grunts
Menhaden See: Herrings
Menpachii See: Squirrelfish
Merluccio See: Hakes
Milkfish or awa (Chanos chanos)
Mojarras (Family Gerreidae) including: Mojarras (Eucinostomus species, Gerres species, Diapterus species)
Monkeyface prickleback or eel (Cebidichthys violaceus)
Mooneye See: Goldeye
Moonfsh See: Jacks
Mossbunker See: Herrings
Mouthbrooder See: Cichlids
Mullet See: Goatfish
Mullets (Farnily Mugilidae) including: Mullets and amaamas (Mugil species); Uouoa (Neomyxus chaptallii); Mountain mullets or dajaos (agonostomus species)
Muskellunge See: Pikes
Mutton hamlet See: Sea Basses
Muttonfish See: Snappers
Needlefish (Family Belonidae) Needlefish or marine gars (strongylura species, Tylosuru species)
Opaleye See: Sea chubs
Palometa See: Jacks
Parrotfishes (Family Scaridae) including: Parrotfish and uhus (Scarus species, S  parisoma species)
Perch See also: Temperate basses, Drums, Cichlids, Surfperches, Scorpionfish
Perches (Family Percidae) including: Yellow perch (Perca flavescens); Walleye, pike perch, or yellow or blue pike (Sander vitreum); Sauget (Sander canadense)
Permit See: Jacks
Pickerel See: Pike
Pigfish See: Grunts
Pike See also: Perches
Pikes (Family Esocidae) including; Pike (Esox Lucius); Pickerels (Esox species); Muskellunge (Esox Masquinongy)
Pikeperch See: Perches
Pilchard See Herrings
Pinfish See: P
Plaice See: Flounders
Pollock See: Codfish
Pomfret See: Atlantic pomfret
Pompano See: Jack, Butterfish
P and sea breams (Family Sparidae). Including: P (Calamus species, Diplodus species, Pagrus species); Scup (Stenotomus chrysops); Pinfish (Lagodon rhomboides); Sheepshead (Archosargus probatocephalus)
Porkfish See: Grunts
Poutassou See: Codfish
Prickleback See: Monkeyface prickleback, Rockprickleback (non kosher).
Queenfish See: Drums
Quillback See: Suckers
Rabalo See: Snooks
Ray's bream See: Atlantic Pomfret
Red snapper See: Snappers
Redfish See: Scorpionfish, Wrasses
Roach See: Carps
Rock bass See: Sunfish
Rockhind See: Sea Basses
Rockfish See: Scorpionfish, Temperate basses
Rosefish See: Scorpionfish
RudderfishSee: Sea chubs
Runner See: Jack
Sablefish or black cod (Anoplopoma fimbria)
Sailors choice See: Grunts
Saithe See: Codfish
Salmon See: Trouts
Sand lances, launces, or eels (Ammodytes species)
Sardine See: Herrings
Sargo See: Grunts
Sauger See: Perches
Scad See: Jacks
Scamp See: Sea Basses
Schoolmaster See: Snappers
Scorpionfish (family Scorpaenidae), Including: Scorpionfish (Scorpaena species); California scorpionfish or sculpin (Scorpaena guttata); Nohus (Scorpaenopsis species); Redfish, rosefish, or ocean perch (Sebasters marinus); rockfish (Sebasters species, Sebastodes species); Pacific ocean perch (Sebastes alutus); Chilipepper (Sebastes goodel); Bocaccio (Sebastes paucipinus); Shortspine thornyhead or channel rockfish (Sebastolobus alascanus)
Scup See: P
Sea bass See also: Temperate basses, drums
Sea bass (Family Serranidae) including: Black sea basses (Centropristis species); Groupers (Epinephelus species, and Mycteroperca species); Rockhind (Epinephelus adscensionis); Speckled hind (Epinephelus drummondhayi); Red hind (Epinephelus guttatus); Jewfish, Goliath Grouper (Epinephelus itajara); Spotted cabrilla (Epinephelus analogus); Gag (Mycteroperca microlepis); Scamp (Mycteroperca phenax); Graysby (petrometopon cruentatum); Mutton hamlet (Alphestes afer) Sand bass, kelp bass, and spotted bass (Paralabrax species)
Sea bream See: P
Sea chubs (Family Kyphosidae) including: Bermuda chug or rudderfish (Kyphosus sectatrix); Opaleye (Girella nigrican); Halfmoon (Medialuna californiensis)
Seaperch See: Surfperches
Searobins(Family Triglidae); Searobins (Prionotus species)
Seatrout See: Drums, Greenlings, Steelhead
Shad See: Herrings
Sheepshead See: P , Wrasses
Sierra See: Mackerels
Silversides (Family Athernidae) including: Whitebait, spearing, or silversides (Menidia species); California grunion (Leurusthes tenuis); Jacksmelt (Atherinopsis californiensis); Topsmelt (Atherinops affinis)
Sirajo goby See: Gobies
Skipjack See Mackerels
Sleeper See Gobies
Smallmouth bass See Sunfish
Smelts (Family Osmeridae) including: Smelts (Osmerus species); Capelin (Malotus villosus); Eullachon (Thaleichthys pacificus)
Snapper blue See: Bluefish
Snappers (Family Lutjanidae) including: Snappers (Lutjanus species); Schoolmaster (Lutjanus apodus); Muttonfish or mutton snapper (Lutjanus analis); Red snapper (Lutjanus campechanus); Yellowtail snapper (Ocyurus chrysurus); Kalikali (Pristipomoides sieboldi); Opakapaka (Pristipomoides microlepis); Onaga (Etelis carbunculus)
Snooks (Family Centropomidae) including: Snooks or Orabalos (Centropomus species)
Sockeye salmon See: Trouts
Sole See also: Flounders
Soles (Family Soleidae), Including: Sole or true sole (solea solea); Lined sole (Achirus lineatus); Hogchoker (Trinectes maculatus).
Spadefish (Family Ephippidae). Including: Spadefish (Chaetodipterus species)
Spanish mackerel See: Mackerels
Spearing See: Silversides
Splitttail See: Carps
Spot See: Drums
Sprat See: Herrings
Squawfish See: Carp
Squirrelfish(Family Holocentridae), Including: Squirrelfish (Holocentrus species); Menpachii (Myripristis species).
Steelhead See: Trouts
Striped bass See: Temperate basses
Suckers(Family Catostomidae). Including: Buffalo fish (Ictiobus species); Suckers (Catostomus species, Moxostoma species); Quillbacks or carpsuckers (Carpiodes species)
Sunfish(Family Centrarchidae). Including: Freshwater basses (Micropterus species); Largemouth bass (Microterus salmoides); Smallmouth bass (Micropterus dolomieui); Sunfish (Lepomis species); Bluegill (Lepomis macrochirus); Warmouth (Lepomis macrochirus); Rock bass or red eye (Ambloplites rupestris); Crappies or calico basses (Pomoxis species)
Surfperches (Famly Embiotocidae). Including: Surfperches (Amphistichus species, Hyperprosopon species); Seaperches (Embiotoca species, Hypsurus species, Phanerodon species, Rhacochilus species); Black Perch (Embiotoca jacksoni); Pile perch (Rhacochilus vacca); Shiner perch (Cymatogaster aggregata).
Surgeonfish (Family Acanthuridae). Including: Surgeonfish and tangs (Acanthurus species, Zebrasoma species); Doctorfish (Acanthurus chirugus); Unicornfish or kalas (Naso species).
Tang See: Surgeonfish
Tarpon (Megalops atlantica)
Tautog See Wrasses
Temperate basses (Family Percichthyidae). Including: Striped bass or rockfish (morone saxatillis); Yellow bass (Morone mississippiensis); White bass (Morojne chrysops); White perch (Morone americana); Giant California sea bass (Stereolepis gigas)
Tench See: Carps
Tenpounder See Ladyfish
Threadfins (Family polynemidae) including: Blue bobo (Polydactylus approximans); Barbu (Polydactylus virginicus); Moi, Sixfinger  (Polydactylus sexfilis)
Tilapia See: Cichlids
Tilefish (Family Branchiostegidae) including: tilefish (Logholatilus chamaeleonticeps) Ocean whitefish (Caulolatilus princeps)
Tomcod See: Codfish
Tomtate See: Grunts
Tomsmelt See: Silversides
Tripletail (Lobotes surinamensis)
Trouts and whitefish (Family Salmonidae) including: Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar); Pacific salmons (Oncorhtnchus species); Coho or silver salmon; sockeye, blueback or red salmon; chinook, king or spring salmon; pink or humpback salmon; chum, dog or fall salmon, Trouts (Salmo species) Brown trout, rainbow trout or steelhead, cutthroat trout, golden trout, Chars (Salvelinus species); Lake trout, brook rout, Arctic char (salvelinus alpinus), Dolly Varden, Whitefish and ciscos (Coregonus species and Prosopium species); Cisco or lake herring (Corengonus artedii); chubs (Coregonus species); graylings (Thymallus Species)
Tuna See: Mackerels
Turbot See Flounder (some nonkosher)
Unicornfish See: Surgeonfish
Wahoo See: Mackerels
Walleye See: Perches
Walleye pollock See: Codfish
Warmouth See: Sunfish
Weakfish See: Drums
WhiteFish See: Trouts, Tilefish
Whiting See: Codfish, Hakes, Drums
Wrasses (Family Labridae) including: Hogfish and aawas (Bodianus species); Hogfish or capitaine (Lachnolaimus maximus); Tautog or blackfish (Tautoga onitis); California sheephead or redfish (Pimelometopon pulchrum); Cunner, chogset, or bergall (Tautogolabrus adspersus)
Yellowtail See: Jacks
Yellowtail snapper See Snappers

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Non-Kosher Fish List

Angler See: Goosefish
Beluga See: Sturgeons
Billfish (Family Istiophoridae). Including fish (Istiophorus species);  and speishes (Tetrapterus species, Makaira species).
Blowfish See: Puffers
Bullhead See: Catfish
Cabezon See: Sculpins
Catfish (Order Siluriformes). Including: Channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus);
Cutlassfish (Family Trichiuridae) including: Cutlassfish (Trichiurus species) Scabbardfish (Lepidopus species)
Eels (Order Anguilliforms). Including American and European eel (Anguilia rostrata and Anguila anguila) ; Conger eel (Conger oceanic us) . Gars (Order Semionotiformes). Freshwater gars (Lepisosteus species).
Goosefish or anglers (Lophius species)
Grayfish See: Sharks
Lampreys (Family Petromyzontidae)
Leatherjacket See: Jacks (Oligoplites saurus)
Lomosuckers (Family Cyclopteridae). Including: Lumpfish (Cyclopterus lumpus); Snailfish (Liparis species).
Monk fish (added by Rabbi Donneal Epstein in consultation with Dr. Atz)
Midshipman See: Toadfish
Ocean pout or eelpout (Macrozoarces americanus)
Oilfish (Ruvettus pretiosus) Puffers (Family Tetraodontidae).
Paddlefish See: Sturgeons
Pout See: Ocean pout
Puffers, blowfish, swellfish, sea squab (Sphoeroides species)
Ratfish See: Sharks
Ray See: Sharks
Rock prickleback or rockeel (Xiphister mucosus)
Sailfish See: Billfish
Sculpins (Family Cottidae). Including: Sculpins (Myoxocephalus species, Cottus species, Leptocottus species, etc.). Cabezon (Scorpaenichthys marmoratus); Searaven (Hemitripterus americanus)
Searaven See: Sculpins
Sea squab See: Puffers
Sharks, rays and their relatives (Class Chondrichthyes). Including Grayfish or dogfish (Mustelus species, Squalus species); Soupfin shark (Galeorhinus zyopterus); Sawfish (Pristis species); Skates (Raja species); Chimaeras or ratfish (Order Chimaeriformes).
Skates See: Sharks
Snake mackerels (Gempylus species)
Spoonbill cat See: Sturgeons
Sturgeons (Order Acipenseriformes). Including: Sturgeons (Acipensen species, Scaphirhynchus species); Beluga (huso uso); Paddlefish or spoonbill cat (Polyodon spathula)
Swordfish (Xiphias gladies)
Toadfish (Family Batrachoididae). Including: Toadfish (Opsanus species); Midshipment (Porichthys species).
Tiggerfish and firefish (Family Balistidae). Triggerfish (Balistes species, Canthidermis species)
Trunkfish (Family Ostraciidad). Trunkfish and cowfish (Lactophrys species). WolEshes (Family Anarhichadidae). Including: Wolffish or ocean. catfish (Anarhichas species)

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