Genus Acipenser

Siberian sturgeon - Its roe is increasingly used to make caviar, namely with farmed Siberian sturgeons.

Short-nosed little sturgeon - The species is sometimes mistaken for juvenile Atlantic sturgeon, as adults of this species are similar in size to juveniles of that species.

Lake sturgeon - The lake sturgeon has taste buds on and around its barbels near its rubbery, prehensile lips.

Sakhalin sturgeon - The Sakhalin sturgeon is a species of fish in the Acipenseridae family.

Adriatic sturgeon - Its natural habitat is rivers.

Fringebarbel sturgeon - The bastard sturgeon, fringebarbel sturgeon, ship sturgeon, spiny sturgeon, or thorn sturgeon is a species of fish in the Acipenseridae family.


Gulf sturgeon - Acipenser oxyrinchus is a species of sturgeon with two subspecies:


Persian sturgeon - The Persian Sturgeon has an elongated, bulky body with a bluish tint.

Sterlet sturgeon - This sturgeon inhabits rivers that flow into the following seas: Caspian, Black, Azov, Baltic, White, Barents, Kara, and inhabits both the Black and Caspian seas, and ascends rivers to a greater distance from the sea than any of the other sturgeons; thus, for instance, it is not uncommon in the Danube at Vienna, but specimens have been caught as high up as Regensburg and Ulm.

Amur sturgeon - The Amur sturgeon is a species of fish in the Acipenseridae family.

Chinese sturgeon - It is thought to have lived at the same time as dinosaurs, dating back to a period 140 million years ago.

Starry sturgeon - It is an important commercial species.

Sturgeon - The wedge-shaped head of this sturgeon ends in a long point.

Columbia sturgeon - It is the largest freshwater fish in North America and is the third largest species of sturgeon, after the Beluga and the Kaluga.

Order : Acipenseriformes
Family : Acipenseridae
Genus : Acipenser