Clean and unclean foods

Clean and unclean. The list uses their common names.

Clean Animals

Mammals That Chew the Cud and Part the Hoof

Antelope Bison (buffalo) Caribou Cattle (beef, veal) Deer (venison) Elk Gazelle Giraffe Goat Hart Ibex Moose Ox Reindeer Sheep (lamb, mutton)

Fish With Fins and Scales

Anchovy Barracuda Bass Black pomfret (or monchong) Bluefish Bluegill Carp Cod Crappie Drum Flounder Grouper Grunt Haddock Hake Halibut Hardhead Herring (or alewife) Kingfish Mackerel(or corbia) Mahimahi (or dorado, dolphinfish[not to be confused with the mammal dolphin]) Minnow Mullet Perch (or bream) Pike (or pickerel or jack) Pollack (or pollock or Boston bluefish) Rockfish Salmon Sardine (or pilchard) Shad Silver hake (or whiting) Smelt (or frost fish or ice fish) Snapper (or ebu, jobfish, lehi, onaga, opakapaka or uku) Sole Steelhead Sucker Sunfish Tarpon Trout (or weakfish) Tuna (or ahi, aku, albacore, bonito or tombo) Turbot (except European turbot) Whitefish

Birds With Clean Characteristics

Chicken Dove Duck Goose Grouse Guinea fowl Partridge Peafowl Pheasant Pigeon Prairie chicken Ptarmigan Quail Sagehen Sparrow (and other songbirds) Swan* Teal Turkey


Types of locusts that may include crickets and grasshoppers

Unclean Animals

Animals With Unclean Characteristics

Swine Boar Peccary Pig (hog, bacon, ham, lard, pork, most sausage and pepperoni) Canines Coyote Dog Fox Hyena Jackal Wolf Felines Cat Cheetah Leopard Lion Panther Tiger Equines Donkey (ass) Horse Mule Onager Zebra (quagga) Other Armadillo Badger Bat Bear Beaver Camel Elephant Gorilla Groundhog Hippopotamus Kangaroo Llama (alpaca, vicuņa) Mole Monkey Mouse Muskrat Opossum Porcupine Rabbit (hare) Raccoon Rat Rhinoceros Skunk Slug Snail (escargot) Squirrel Wallaby Weasel Wolverine Worm All insects except some in the locust family

Marine Animals Without Fins and Scales

Fish Bullhead Catfish Eel European Turbot Marlin Paddlefish Shark Stickleback Squid Sturgeon (includes most caviar) Swordfish Shellfish

Abalone Clam Conch Crab Crayfish (crawfish, crawdad) Lobster Mussel Oyster Scallop Shrimp (prawn) Soft body Cuttlefish Jellyfish Limpet Octopus Squid (calamari) Sea mammals

Dolphin Otter Porpoise Seal Walrus Whale Birds of Prey, Scavengers and Others

Albatross Bittern Buzzard Condor Coot Cormorant Crane Crow Cuckoo Eagle Flamingo Grebe Grosbeak Gull Hawk Heron Kite Lapwing Loon Magpie Osprey Ostrich Owl Parrot Pelican Penguin Plover Rail Raven Roadrunner Sandpiper Seagull Stork Swallow Swift Vulture Water hen Woodpecker Reptiles

Alligator Caiman Crocodile Lizard Snake Turtle Amphibians

Blindworm Frog Newt Salamander Toad