Pelagic fish - Fish living in the pelagic environment

Any water in the sea that is not close to the bottom is in the pelagic zone. The word pelagic comes from the Greek πέλαγος or pélagos, which means open sea.

Order Atheriniformes

Waccamaw silverside - Known only from Lake Waccamaw and the upper Waccamaw River in Columbus County, North Carolina, the silverside is found in the upper Waccamaw River only during periods of high water and is not a permanent resident.

Pseudomugil pellucidus

Paratherina cyanea - Paratherina cyanea is a species of fish in the Atherinidae family.

Melanotaenia kokasensis

Redfinned blue-eye - It is listed as Critically Endangered on the IUCN Red List, and as Endangered under Queensland's Nature Conservation Act 1992.

Bedotia masoala - Bedotia masoala is a species of fish in the Bedotiidae family.

Odontesthes bicudo

Telmatherina wahjui - Telmatherina wahjui is a species of fish in the Telmatherinidae family.

Celebes Rainbow - Telmatherina celebensis is a species of fish in the Telmatherinidae family.

Western hardyhead

Zona

Tominanga aurea - Tominanga aurea is a species of fish in the Atherinidae family.

Highlands rainbowfish

Ornate rainbowfish

Paratherina wolterecki - Paratherina wolterecki is a species of fish in the Atherinidae family.

Phallostethus dunckeri

Charal de Quechulac

Basilichthys archaeus

Texas silverside

New Guinea blue-eye

Melanotaenia ammeri

Telmatherina prognatha - Telmatherina prognatha is a species of fish in the Telmatherinidae family.

Zona

Lorentz's rainbowfish

Telmatherina antoniae - Telmatherina antoniae is a species of fish in the Telmatherinidae family.

Rheocles vatosoa

Silverside

Bleher's rainbowfish - Bleher's rainbowfish is a species of fish in the Melanotaeniidae family.

Katrana

Paratherina labiosa - Paratherina labiosa is a species of fish in the Atherinidae family.

Chignahuapan silverside

Vogelkop blue-eye

Popondetta blue-eye - The Popondetta blue-eye or popondetta rainbowfish is a species of fish in the Pseudomugilidae family.

Brook silverside

Melanotaenia synergos

Neostethus djajaorum

Odontesthes ledae

Bedotia albomarginata

Telmatherina obscura - Telmatherina obscura is a species of fish in the Telmatherinidae family.

Zona

Tominanga sanguicauda - Tominanga sanguicauda is a species of fish in the Atherinidae family.

Silver rainbowfish

Basilichthys microlepidotus - Basilichthys microlepidotus is a species of fish in the Atherinidae family.

Golden silverside

Swamp blue-eye

Western rainbowfish

Bedotia marojejy - Bedotia marojejy is a species of fish in the Bedotiidae family.

Telmatherina sarasinorum - Telmatherina sarasinorum is a species of fish in the Telmatherinidae family.

Sentani rainbowfish - The sentani rainbowfish is a species of fish in the Melanotaeniidae family.

Telmatherina bonti - Telmatherina bonti is a species of fish in the Telmatherinidae family.

Zona

Silverside

Bulolo rainbowfish

Rheocles derhami

Paratherina striata - Paratherina striata is a species of fish in the Atherinidae family.

Charal de la Preciosa

Membras argentea

Cape blue-eye - The cape blue-eye is a species of fish in the Pseudomugilidae family.

Bleheratherina pierrucciae

St. Maarten pejerry

Odontesthes piquava

Teramulus waterloti - Teramulus waterloti is a species of fish in the Atherinidae family.

Madagascar rainbow fish

Telmatherina opudi - Telmatherina opudi is a species of fish in the Telmatherinidae family.

Barred rainbowfish

Telmatherina abendanoni - Telmatherina abendanoni is a species of fish in the Telmatherinidae family.

Zona

Cunning silverside

Basilichthys semotilus

Axelrod's rainbowfish - Axelrod's rainbowfish is a species of fish in the Melanotaeniidae family.

Order Aulopiformes

Paraulopus melanogrammus

Order Beloniformes

Dermogenys sumatrana

Sepik River halfbeak

Nomorhamphus megarrhamphus

Duckbilled buntingi - The Duck-billed Buntingi is on average about 11 cm long

Dermogenys collettei

Zenarchopterus beauforti

Nomorhamphus ebrardtii

Hemirhamphodon kapuasensis

Nomorhamphus weberi

Mexican halfbeak

Hemirhamphodon chrysopunctatus

Sarasins minnow - Xenopoecilus sarasinorum is a species of fish in the Adrianichthyidae family.

Zenarchopterus philippinus

Nomorhamphus pinnimaculata

Zenarchopterus dux

Celebes halfbeak

Dermogenys palawanensis

Gangetic halfbeak

Hemirhamphodon pogonognathus

Nomorhamphus brembachi

Potamorrhaphis eigenmanni

Nomorhamphus towoetii

Pseudotylosurus angusticeps

Maya needlefish

Dermogenys vogti

Eggcarrying buntingi - The egg-carrying buntingi is a species of fish in the Adrianichthyidae family.

Fly river-garfish

Nomorhamphus pectoralis

Rosen's buntingi

Dermogenys montana

Long-jawed river garfish

Nomorhamphus hageni

Hemirhamphodon kuekenthali

Malabar ricefish

Robert's river garfish - Robert's river garfish is a species of fish in the Hemiramphidae family.

Nomorhamphus rossi

Hyporhamphus taiwanensis

Ectuntio halfbeak

Nomorhamphus manifesta

Dermogenys robertsi

Dermogenys bruneiensis

Hemirhamphodon tengah

Allen's river garfish - Allen's river garfish is a species of fish in the Hemiramphidae family.

Poso halfbeak - The Poso halfbeak is a species of fish in the Hemiramphidae family.

Peixe agulha

Nomorhamphus vivipara

Freshwater long-tom

Hyporhamphus brederi

Elongate Poso minnow - Popta's buntingi is a species of fish in the Adrianichthyidae family.

Vogelkop river garfish

Nomorhamphus philippina

Duncker's river garfish

Nomorhamphus kolonodalensis

Dermogenys orientalis

Hemirhamphodon phaiosoma

Nomorhamphus bakeri

Dermogenys bispina

Tondanichthys kottelati

Hooghly halfbeak

Nomorhamphus sanussii

Order Carcharhiniformes

Hemitriakis indroyonoi

Order Characiformes

Caenotropus schizodon

Barnard's robber

Banded neolebias

Distichodus altus

Ceratobranchia joanae

Scopaeocharax atopodus

Hyphessobrycon weitzmanorum

Spotted pike-characin

Elachocharax junki

Slender robber

Alestes humilis

Creagrutus guanes

Nannocharax lineomaculatus

Astyanax aramburui

Kolpotocheirodon theloura

Brycinus carolinae

Copeina osgoodi

Penguinfish

Nannocharax fasciatus

Roeboexodon guyanensis

Bryconaethiops macrops

Hemigrammocharax monardi

Blackedge tetra

Hemistichodus lootensi

Wimple piranha - The wimple piranha is not traditionally considered to be a true piranha; the shape of its teeth and the presence of two rows of teeth on the upper jaw makes it different from the other piranha genera.

Scissor macrocephalus

Hyphessobrycon langeanii

Duboisialestes bifasciatus

Citharinus congicus

Oligosarcus macrolepis

Micralestes sardina

Alestopetersius smykalai

Alestes stuhlmannii - Alestes stuhlmannii is a species of fish in the Alestiidae family.

Anodus elongatus

Threeline tetra

Macropsobrycon xinguensis

Hyphessobrycon cyanotaenia

Distichodus teugelsi

Micralestes fodori

Jupiaba ocellata

Redfin robber

Congocharax olbrechtsi

Piaba - The Neon Tetra has a light-blue back over a silver-white abdomen.

Brycinus taeniurus

Tyttobrycon dorsimaculatus

Rainbow tetra

Hydrocynus tanzaniae

Distichodus notospilus

Chilobrycon deuterodon

Micralestes argyrotaenia

Moenkhausia latissima

Brycinus peringueyi

Hasemania maxillaris

Attonitus bounites

Leporinus garmani

True big-scale tetra

Cynodon meionactis

Nannocharax reidi

Longsnout distichodus

Serrasalmus altispinis

Metynnis mola

Grass-eaters

Blind tetra

Brachypetersius cadwaladeri

Brycinus kingsleyae

Blackamoor - Growing to about 6 cm total length, the black tetra has a roughly tetragonal body shape and is greyish in colour, fading from light at the nose to near black at the tail.

Nannocharax maculicauda

Neolebias trewavasae

Dwarf distichodus

Chalceus latus

Serrapinnus heterodon

Silver dollar

Astyanax jacuhiensis

Henochilus wheatlandii

Cachama

Ceratobranchia delotaenia

Hyphessobrycon ocasoensis

Boulengerella cuvieri

Microcharacidium gnomus

Jelly bean tetra

Rhabdalestes brevidorsalis

Brycinus fwaensis

Swordtail characin

Paraphago rostratus

Nannocharax intermedius

Bryconamericus dahli

Hemigrammocharax uniocellatus

Neolebias gracilis

Acestrocephalus ginesi

Niger tetra

Alestopetersius compressus

Aphyocharax yekwanae

Bryconacidnus paipayensis

Dwarf citharine

Tyttobrycon xeruini

Phenacogrammus ansorgii

Pygmy hatchetfish - The pygmy hatchetfish grows to about 2.

Hyphessobrycon heliacus

Psalidodon gymnodontus

Citharinops distichodoides thomasi

Green dwarf tetra

Micralestes occidentalis

Knodus shinahota

Pygocentrus palometa

Brycinus bimaculatus

Blackline penguinfish - The species was previously misidentified as Thayeria sanctaemariae

Nannocharax brevis

Jupiaba maroniensis

Spotted hatchetfish

Sadler's robber - It is found in Burundi, Kenya, and Uganda.

Hydrolycus wallacei

Prionobrama paraguayensis

Chessa

Chilodus zunevei

Micralestes eburneensis

Alestes inferus

Giant tigerfish

Nile distichodus

Ptychocharax rhyacophila

Bucktooth tetra - This species is of typical elongated tetra appearance; it is light tan in appearance with two distinct black spots .

Moenkhausia bonita

Leptagoniates pi

Nurse tetra

Hasemania crenuchoides

Nannopetersius lamberti

Hoplerythrinus gronovii

African moon tetra

Distichodus kolleri

Serrasalmo stagnatilis

Palometa

Brachypetersius pseudonummifer

Eugnathichthys eetveldii

Leporinus amazonicus

Longfin tetra

Ctenobrycon alleni

Tometes trilobatus

Nannocharax ogoensis

Rhabdalestes septentrionalis

Brycinus intermedius

Nannocharax luapulae

Caiapobrycon tucurui

Hemigrammopetersius pulcher

Neolebias philippei

Bario steindachneri

Distichodus antonii

Ceratobranchia obtusirostris

Scopaeocharax rhinodus

Mesoborus crocodilus

Boulengerella xyrekes

Elachocharax mitopterus

Oxybrycon parvulus

Microstomatichthyoborus bashforddeani

Astyanax epiagos

Hyphessobrycon moniliger

Duboisialestes tumbensis

Citharinus gibbosus

Oligosarcus oligolepis

Micralestes schelly

Brycinus derhami

Grundulus bogotensis

Giant hatchetfish

Nannocharax fasciolaris

Bryconaethiops quinquesquamae

Multibar citharine

Tyttocharax tambopatensis

Ansorge's characin

Hemistichodus vaillanti

Piabucina panamensis

Marbled headstander - The marbled headstander generally inhabits streams and rivers of the Orinoco and Amazon river systems.

Alestopetersius brichardi

Anodus orinocensis

Hyphessobrycon eilyos

Belonophago hutsebouti

Chrysobrycon hesperus

Micralestes holargyreus

Blackspot piranha

Brycinus bartoni

Congocharax spilotaenia

Green neon tetra - This fish is similar in appearance to the closely-related and better-known neon tetra, but it is slightly smaller and its red patch is less pronounced, while the blue-green areas of the upper body are more brilliant.

Nannocharax altus

Lignobrycon myersi

Alestes tessmanni

Hemigrammocharax angolensis

Derhamia hoffmannorum

Phago boulengeri

Tyttobrycon hamatus

Emporer Tetra - The Emperor tetra is a placid aquarium fish so avoid boisterous companions.

Brycinus poptae

Copper tetra

Nanocheirodon insignis

Hydrolycus armatus

Distichodus petersii

Chilodus fritillus

Micralestes comoensis

Royal tetra

Moenkhausia levidorsa

Alestes comptus

Ichthyborus ornatus

Leporinus jamesi

Dwarf Lake Turkana robber - The dwarf lake turkana robber is a species of fish in the Alestiidae family.

Cynodon septenarius

Parodon moreirai

Nannocharax schoutedeni

Spotted citharinid

Serrasalmus gibbus

Metynnis otuquensis

Attonitus ephimeros

Astyanax turmalinensis

Sharktail distichodus

Chalceus taeniatus

Serrasalmo emarginatus

Silver dollar - The silver dollar is a peaceful schooling species that spends most of its time in the mid- to upper-level of the water.

Brachypetersius huloti

Engraulisoma taeniatum

Jellybean tetra

Striped robber

False black tetra

Sailfin tetra

Nannocharax micros

Silver distichodus - The silver distichodus is a species of fish in the Distichodontidae family.

Ceratobranchia elatior

Hyphessobrycon otrynus

Striped pike-characin

Elachocharax geryi

Microcharacidium weitzmani

Rhabdalestes leleupi - Rhabdalestes leleupi is a species of fish in the Alestiidae family.

Pinkfin Alestes

Nannocharax latifasciatus

Bryconella pallidifrons

Hemigrammocharax wittei

Neolebias kerguennae

Alestopetersius nigropterus

Kolpotocheirodon figueiredoi

Brycinus carmesinus

Redspotted tetra

Thayeria ifati

Nannocharax elongatus

Lobodeuterodon euspilurus

Bryconaethiops boulengeri

Hemigrammocharax minutus

Tyttocharax cochui

Phenacogrammus gabonensis

Marbled hatchetfish - The Marbled Hatchetfish is common in the aquarium industry.

Hyphessobrycon isiri

Lake Turkana citharine

Odontostilbe ecuadorensis

Micralestes pabrensis

Hyphessobrycon columbianus - Only recently introduced to the aquarium trade, it is one of the more expensive tetras.

X-ray tetra - Pristella maxillaris is a small, adaptable fish that is easily kept in a home aquarium and will eat most prepared foods.

Sixbar distichodus - The Six-banded distichodus is a species of fish in the Distichodontidae family.

Elongated robber

Jupiaba meunieri

Brycinus abeli

River hatchetfish - The river hatchetfish is a schooling species best kept in groups of five or more that spends most of its time in the top-level of the water where it searches for food.

Congocharax gossei

Scarlet characin - The cardinal tetra, Paracheirodon axelrodi, is a freshwater fish of the characin family of order Characiformes.

Myloplus planquettei

Alestes schoutedeni

Hemibrycon divisorensis

Dectobrycon armeniacus

False rummynose tetra

Tricuspidalestes caeruleus

Torpedo robber

Hydrocynus somonorum

Distichodus noboli

Micralestes ambiguus

Moenkhausia diktyota

Leptagoniates steindachneri

Brycinus opisthotaenia

Hasemania hanseni

Aimara

Bathyaethiops greeni

Distichodus langi

Serrasalmo undulatus

Spotted metynnis - The silver dollar is a peaceful schooling species that spends most of its time in the mid- to upper-level of the water.

Ichthyborus besse congolensis

Eugnathichthys macroterolepis

Leporinus bimaculatus

Brycinus luteus

Silver teta

Nannocharax pteron

Elachocharax pulcher

Clupeocharax schoutedeni

Microstomatichthyoborus katangae

Pangani robber - The Pangani robber is a species of fish in the Alestiidae family.

Victoria robber

Broadbarred citharine

Hemigrammus ora

Deuterodon langei

Neolebias powelli

Distichodus atroventralis

Tucan fish

Astyanax jacobinae

Piabucina pleurotaenia

Ceratobranchia binghami

Hyphessobrycon nigricinctus

Dundocharax bidentatus

Clupeacharax anchoveoides

Micralestes vittatus

Large-toothed Lake Turkana robber - It is endemic to Kenya, and its natural habitat is freshwater lakes.

Grundulus cochae

Spotfin hatchetfish

Nannocharax hollyi

Bryconaethiops yseuxi

Hemigrammocharax ocellicauda

Xenocharax spilurus

Neolebias axelrodi

Acanthocharax microlepis

Yellowtail tetra

Phenacogrammus altus

Blackwing hatchetfish - Black-winged hatchetfish has a convex body.

Hyphessobrycon hamatus

Belonophago tinanti

Chrysobrycon myersi

Micralestes lualabae

Klausewitzia ritae

Red piranha - The Red-bellied piranha is a species of piranha.

Alestes batesii

Gnathocharax steindachneri

Nannocharax ansorgii

Brycinus tholloni

Hemigrammocharax lineostriatus

Phago intermedius

Tyttobrycon spinosus

Leptocharacidium omospilus

Brycinus rhodopleura - Brycinus rhodopleura is a species of fish in the Alestiidae family.

Silver tip - The males have a copper color, the females are more pale and silverish.

Petersius conserialis - Petersius conserialis is a species of fish in the Alestiidae family, and the sole member of the genus Petersius.

Hydrolycus tatauaia

Glass bloodfin

Distichodus rufigiensis - Distichodus rufigiensis is a species of fish in the Distichodontidae family.

Spotted headstander

Micralestes congicus

Silver hatchetfish - It has the capability of "flying" out of an aquarium, so precautions should be taken.

Moenkhausia pankilopteryx

Characin

Tiger fish

Nkupe

Serrasalmus hastatus

Metynnis polystictus

Ichthyborus quadrilineatus

Mixobrycon ribeiroi

Leporinus piau

Brycinus nigricauda

Nannocharax taenia

Attonitus irisae

Hoplerythrinus cinereus

Distichodus hypostomatus

Serrasalmo scotopterus

Silverdollar

Brachypetersius notospilus

Leporinus amae

Biara

Brycinus leuciscus

Parecbasis cyclolepis

Tometes makue

Nannocharax occidentalis

Order Clupeiformes

Pa hang pah

River plate sprat

Sumatran river sprat

Fly river thryssa

Enzeli shad - Alosa caspia is a shad living in the Caspian Sea

Southern Burmese gizzard shad

Amazon hatchet herring

Denticeps clupeoides - The denticle herring is a small species of ray-finned fish found only in the rivers of Benin, Nigeria and Cameroon, related to the herrings, but notable for its large anal fin and its array of denticle like scales under the head giving it almost a furry appearance.

Longjaw grenadier anchovy

Mai-ndombe dwarf sprat

James's anchovy

Sharpnosed sawtooth pellonuline

Anchovy

Anchovy-like tyulka

Engraulis albidus

Borneo river sprat

Bigscale pellonuline

Sauvagella robusta

Saposhnikovi shad - Alewife is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Alosa.

Thai river sprat

Indian river shad - Gudusia chapra is a shad of the Clupeidae family,

Sanaga pygmy herring

Bates' sabretooth anchovy

Mediterranean shad - Alosa agone is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Alosa.

Nicaragua gizzard shad

Ganges river gizzard shad

Amazon spinejaw sprat

Fly river herring

Sardine

Anchoviella perezi

Short-hairfin anchovy

Amazon ilisha

Yangtse grenadier anchovy

Allen's anchovy

Alosa volgensis - Alosa volgensis is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Alosa.

River sprat

Royal sprat

Slender thryssa

Perak river sprat

Astrabad shad - Alosa caspia is a shad living in the Caspian Sea

Pristigaster whiteheadi

Jurua anchovy

Laotian shad - Tenualosa thibaudeaui is a species of fish in the Clupeidae family.

Ansorge's fangtooth pellonuline

Manamo anchovy

Bigeye kilka

Minyclupeoides dentibranchialus

Bluntnosed sawtooth pellonuline

Belize anchovy

Agrakhan shad - Alosa sphaerocephala is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Alosa.

Central Zaire pellonuline

Kalimantan river sprat

Dungu sprat

Kapuas river sprat

Roundbelly pellonuline

Burmese river shad

Godavari thryssa

Atlantic sabretooth anchovy

Caspian marine shad - Caspian Marine Shad is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Alosa.

Uruguay river sprat

Burmese river gizzard shad

Pacific gizzard shad

Regan's fangtooth pellonuline

Strickland river herring

Vaillant's anchovy

Burma hairfin anchovy

Indian pellona

Lindman's grenadier anchovy

Shad

Lake Tumba dwarf sprat

Carriker's anchovy

Rio Negro pygmy anchovy

Clupeonella abrau muhlisi - Clupeonella abrau is a species of fish in the Clupeidae family.

Microthrissa whiteheadi

Bombon sardine - S.

Macedonia shad - The liparia or Macedonian shad is a species of fish in the Clupeidae family.

Bangkok river sprat

Mexican river gizzard shad

Smooth-belly pellonuline

Lake Tanganyika sardine - The Lake Tanganyika sardine is a species of fish in the Clupeidae family.

Australian river gizzard shad - A deep bodied, laterally compressed fish with a blunt snout.

Losera fangtooth pellonuline

West african pygmy herring

Natterer's anchovy

Whitehead's sawtooth pellonuline

Surinam anchovy

Alosa vistonica - Alosa vistonica is a species of fish in the Clupeidae family.

Papuan river sprat - The toothed river herring is a species of fish in the Clupeidae family.

Lake Tanganyika sprat - The Lake Tanganyika sprat is a species of fish in the Clupeidae family.

Lake Mweru sprat

Order Cypriniformes

Barbus versluysii - Barbus versluysii is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Barbus.

Osteochilus serokan

Sinilabeo zhui

Rasbora gerlachi

Longiculter siahi

Barbus niluferensis

Devario suvatti

Giant salmon carp - The giant salmon carp is a species of ray-finned fish in the Cyprinidae family, of the monotypic genus Aaptosyax.

Burnt tail fish

Barbus carcharhinoides - Barbus carcharhinoides is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Barbus.

Devario affinis

Boga-portuguesa - Chondrostoma almacai is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Chondrostoma.

Puntius trifasciatus

Belica - The Moderlieschen or Belica is a species of ray-finned fish in the Cyprinidae family.

Longjaw minnow - Longjaw Minnow is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Notropis.

Puntius ater

Western blacknose dace

Anaecypris hispanica - Its natural habitats are rivers and intermittent rivers.

Horadandia

Oxygaster pointoni

Laubuca fasciata

Giant danio - In the wild, Giant Danios live in clear streams and rivers among hills at elevations up to 1000 ft above sea level.

Hongshuia banmo

Barbus tanapelagius - Barbus tanapelagius is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Barbus.

Eirmotus isthmus

Xenocypris medius

Barbodes polylepis - Barbodes polylepis is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Barbodes.

Barbus lornae - Barbus lornae is a species of ray-finned fish in the Cyprinidae family.

Devario quangbinhensis - Devario quangbinhensis or Chela quangbinhensis is a species of fish endemic to Asia in general and in Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park, Quang Binh province, Bac Trung Bo, Vietnam in particular.

Schizothorax heterophysallidos

Glass fish

Puntius khugae

Metzia longinasus

Ziege - It is found in Austria, Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Georgia, Germany, Hungary, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Republic of, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia and Montenegro, Slovakia, Sweden, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, and Uzbekistan.

Tor ater

Boga-portuguesa - Chondrostoma almacai is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Chondrostoma.

Leaping barb - Chela caeruleostigmata is a species of ray-finned fish in the Cyprinidae family.

Squalidus multimaculatus

Silver cyprinid - Being a fast-swimming smallish fish of the open waters, it has been better able to withstand the ecological upheaval caused mainly by the introduced predator Lates niloticus than most other local species.

Luciosoma bleekeri

Acheloos roach

Barbus osseensis - Barbus osseensis is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Barbus.

Devario yuensis

Nazas sucker

Bangana brevirostris

Barbus huguenyi - Barbus huguenyi is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Barbus.

Devario browni - Devario brownii is a species of fish in the family Cyprinidae.

Mekongina lancangensis

Hoven's carp - The Sultan fish is a common feature on the menu of many local Chinese restaurants as it makes for good eating.

Puntius gemellus

Garra smarti

Apalachee shiner

Hongshuia paoli

Lake Turkana barb - The Lake Turkana Barb is a species of ray-finned fish in the Cyprinidae family.

Osteochilus jeruk

Sinilabeo longibarbatus

Parasqualidus maii

Acheilognathus mesembrinum

Barbus aliciae - Barbus aliciae is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Barbus.

Parachela siamensis

Barbus melanotaenia - Barbus melanotaenia is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Barbus.

Devario strigillifer

Schizothorax nudiventris

Puntius padamya

Rhodeus pseudosericeus - When spawning, the females deposit their eggs inside bivalves, where they hatch and the young remain until they can swim.

Toxabramis nhatleensis

Psilorhynchus breviminor

Pseudophoxinus alii

Oxygaster anomalura

Squalius orpheus

Dadio - Research in 2001 by Fang Fang suggests that the Genus Chela is closely related to the Devarios.

Thryssocypris tonlesapensis

Gora-chela

Barbus serengetiensis - Barbus serengetiensis is a species of ray-finned fish in the Cyprinidae family.

Nueces roundnose minnow

Apollo sharkminnow

Bangana lemassoni

Barbus leptopogon - Barbus leptopogon is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Barbus.

Devario peninsulae

Schizothorax beipanensis

Parachela maculicauda

Puntius kamalika

Orangetail shiner

Clypeobarbus bomokandi - Clypeobarbus bomokandi is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Clypeobarbus.

Hemigrammocapoeta caudomaculata - Hemigrammocapoeta caudomaculata is a species of ray-finned fish in the Cyprinidae family.

Order Cyprinodontiformes

Phalloceros leptokeras

Xenophallus umbratilis

Phallichthys tico

Simpsonichthys perpendicularis

Phallotorynus fasciolatus

Xiphophorus kallmani

Champoton gambusia

Simpsonichthys adornatus

Rivulus cyanopterus

Olmec priapella

Freckled splitfin

Brachyrhaphis punctifer

Fundulopanchax kamdemi

Pamphorichthys scalpridens

Cynopoecilus nigrovittatus

Brachyrhaphis episcopi

Pseudopoecilia austrocolumbiana

Scolichthys greenwayi

Simpsonichthys rufus

Phalloceros elachistos

Rivulus giarettai

Picotee livebearer

Neoheterandria elegans

Swordtail platy

Simpsonichthys ocellatus

Brachyrhaphis terrabensis

Pygmy killifish

Guzman pupfish

Palenque priapella

Nothobranchius krammeri

Brachyrhaphis holdridgei

Pamphorichthys hollandi

Cynopoecilus intimus

Phalloptychus eigenmanni

Simpsonichthys picturatus

Phalloceros aspilos

Knife livebearer

Phallotorynus jucundus

Mixed swordtail

Barred livebearer

Simpsonichthys igneus

Rivulus dapazi

Priapichthys puetzi

Brachyrhaphis roseni

Soconusco gambusia

Cardinal Nothobranchius

Pseudopoecilia festae

Heterandria tuxtlaensis

Scolichthys iota

Phalloceros enneaktinos

Grijalva studfish

Aphyosemion campomaanense

Rivulus rossoi

Phallichthys quadripunctatus

Neoheterandria tridentiger

Simpsonichthys parallelus

Isthmian priapella

Nothobranchius rosenstocki

Brachyrhaphis parismina

Fundulopanchax avichang

Pamphorichthys pertapeh

Cynopoecilus multipapillatus

Brachyrhaphis cascajalensis

Guppy

Callopanchax huwaldi

Barred misquitofish

Orestias piacotensis

Simpsonichthys rosaceus

Dusky millions fish - Phalloceros caudimaculatus is a species fish of often kept in aquariums, because of the relative ease of breeding.

Alfaro huberi

Aphanius isfahanensis

Southern mountain swordtail

Simpsonichthys longignatus

Rivulus egens

Neoheterandria cana

Whitefin pupfish

Jenynsia onca

Brachyrhaphis roswithae

Austrolebias reicherti

Nothobranchius hengstleri

Brachyrhaphis hessfeldi

Pamphorichthys hasemani

Cynopoecilus fulgens

Hypsopanchax deprimozi

Order Gymnotiformes

Sternarchogiton labiatus - S.

Compsaraia samueli

Sternarchogiton preto - As its scientific name suggests, S.

Gymnotus diamantinensis

Order Mugiliformes

Burmese mullet

Abu mullet

Corsula

Shark mullet

Order Osmeriformes

Australian smelt - Widely distributed through the south eastern part of the Australian mainland.

Order Osteoglossiformes

Heterotis - Like the other Osteoglossids, the African arowana is a long-bodied fish with large scales, long dorsal and anal fins set far back on the body, and a rounded caudal fin.

Southern Churchill

Freshwater butterflyfish - Freshwater butterfly fish are small, no more than 13 centimetres in length, with very large pectoral fins.

Shad mooneye - The scientific name means shad-like toothed hyoid .

Australian bonytongue - S.

Clown featherback

Freshwater herring

Spotted bonytongue - Along with the gulf saratoga , the saratoga is also known as the Australian arowana and barramundi, although the latter name is nowadays reserved in Australia for the unrelated Lates calcarifer.

Order Perciformes

Forktail lates - The forktail lates is a species of fish in the Latidae family.

Guianacara cuyunii

Paracyprichromis brieni - Paracyprichromis brieni is a species of fish in the Cichlidae family.

Neolamprologus cancellatus

Pholidochromis cerasina - List of marine aquarium fish species

Pseudogobiopsis festivus

Betta ferox

Apistogramma erythrura

Nandus mercatus

Pygmy sleeper

Bathybates vittatus - Bathybates vittatus is a species of fish in the Cichlidae family.

Percina crypta

Toxotes blythii

Haplochromis rubripinnis

Paretroplus menarambo - Species requires lots of room for breeding.

Bathybates fasciatus - Bathybates fasciatus is a species of fish in the Cichlidae family.

Eugnathogobius stictos

Pachyurus junki

Cave gudgeon - The blind gudgeon is a species of fish in the Eleotridae family.

Crenicichla mandelburgeri

Black paradise fish

Cardiopharynx schoutedeni - Cardiopharynx schoutedeni is a species of fish in the Cichlidae family.

Diplotaxodon limnothrissa - Diplotaxodon limnothrissa is a species of fish in the Cichlidae family.

Elephant ear gourami

Benthochromis melanoides - Benthochromis melanoides is a species of fish in the Cichlidae family.

Copadichromis atripinnis

Hemibates stenosoma - Hemibates stenosoma is a species of fish endemic to Lake Tanganyika in East Africa.

Corvina

Badis tuivaiei

Bathybates leo - Bathybates leo is a species of fish in the Cichlidae family.

Pachyurus calhamazon

Gymnogobius zhoushanensis

Paretroplus gymnopreopercularis

Guianacara stergiosi

Crenicichla empheres

Macropodus erythropterus

Zander - The zander is a common and popular game fish in Europe.

Betta pallida

Paracyprichromis nigripinnis - Paracyprichromis nigripinnis is a species of fish in the Cichlidae family.

Apistogramma huascar

Divandu albimarginatus

Gerres mozambiquensis

Cyprichromis coloratus

Perissodus eccentricus

Spotted archerfish

Sicyopterus sarasini

Pandaka lidwilli

Australoheros scitulus

Pachyurus stewarti

Haplotaxodon microlepis - Haplotaxodon microlepis is a species of fish in the Cichlidae family.

Bathybates graueri - Bathybates graueri is a species of fish in the Cichlidae family.

Pachypops pigmaeus

Tigerfish

Plagioscion montei

Betta apollon

Leptophilypnus panamensis

Baileychromis centropomoides - Baileychromis centropomoides is a species of fish in the Cichlidae family.

Bathybates minor - Bathybates minor is a species of fish in the Cichlidae family.

Ptychochromoides vondrozo - Ptychochromoides vondrozo is a species of fish in the Cichlidae family.

Aulonocranus dewindti - Aulonocranus dewindti is a species of fish in the Cichlidae family.

Pachyurus gabrielensis

Paretroplus lamenabe

Giant cichlid - This is arguably the largest cichlid, growing to a length of over 90 cm and weighing up to 4-5 kg.

Bloomfield river cod - The species name wujalwujalensis comes from the Wujal Wujal Aboriginal community on the Bloomfield River, and the genus name Guyu comes from the tribe's name for this fish.

Crenicichla hadrostigma

Macropodus hongkongensis

Mesopristes iravi

Parambassis pulcinella

Apistogramma pantalone

Toxotes kimberleyensis

Bathybates hornii - Bathybates hornii is a species of fish in the Cichlidae family.

Haplotaxodon trifasciatus

Parosphromenus harveyi

Polynemus bidentatus

Pseudosphromenus dayi

Pachypops trifilis

Gymnogobius isaza

Order Salmoniformes

Sakhalinian char

Thymallus svetovidovi

Salvelinus gritzenkoi

Kiyi - This is one of the smaller ciscoes.

Lower Amur grayling

Salvelinus taimyricus

Salmon

Bonneville cisco - The species is listed as a Wildlife Species of Concern by the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources.

Order Scorpaeniformes

Big Baikal oilfish

Longfin Baikal sculpin

Asprocottus minor

Little Baikal oilfish

Order Siluriformes

Microglanis malabarbai

Gelanoglanis nanonocticolus

Gangetic ailia

Ageneiosus pardalis

Ageneiosus brevis

Trichomycterus megantoni

Silurichthys hasseltii

Ageneiosus ucayalensis

Auchenipterus dentatus

Bottlenose catfish

Highwaterman catfish

Silver catfish

Batchwa vacha

Ageneiosus piperatus

Haplochromis quads

Pseudobagrus kyphus

Silurichthys indragiriensis

Ageneiosus vittatus

Catfish

Baryancistrus beggini

Ageneiosus atronasus

Chiapas catfish - It first came to the attention of scientists in 1996 when Rócio Rodiles-Hernández, a Mexican ichthyologist conducting a biotic survey on the river, collected the first specimens from the Chiapas-Guatemala border.

Pangasius rheophilus

Batchwa vacha

Ageneiosus polystictus

Ageneiosus magoi

Entomocorus radiosus - Entomocorus radiosus is a species of catfish of family Auchenipteridae.

Order Syngnathiformes

Syngnathus schmidti

Order Tetraodontiformes

Auriglobus amabilis

Monotretus turgidus - Monotretus turgidus is a genus of Tetraodontidae.