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

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

Zona

Highlands rainbowfish

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

Ornate rainbowfish

Phallostethus dunckeri

Basilichthys archaeus

Charal de Quechulac

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.

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

Zona

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.

Silverside

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

Bulolo rainbowfish

Rheocles derhami

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

Charal de la Preciosa

Membras argentea

Bleheratherina pierrucciae

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

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

Dermogenys collettei

Zenarchopterus beauforti

Nomorhamphus ebrardtii

Hemirhamphodon kapuasensis

Nomorhamphus weberi

Mexican halfbeak

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

Nomorhamphus brembachi

Hemirhamphodon pogonognathus

Hemirhamphodon chrysopunctatus

Nomorhamphus towoetii

Potamorrhaphis eigenmanni

Maya needlefish

Pseudotylosurus angusticeps

Rosen's buntingi

Dermogenys vogti

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

Fly river-garfish

Nomorhamphus pectoralis

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

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.

Hemirhamphodon tengah

Nomorhamphus vivipara

Peixe agulha

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

Nomorhamphus bakeri

Hemirhamphodon phaiosoma

Dermogenys bispina

Tondanichthys kottelati

Hooghly halfbeak

Nomorhamphus sanussii

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

Order Carcharhiniformes

Hemitriakis indroyonoi

Order Characiformes

Banded neolebias

Caenotropus schizodon

Ceratobranchia joanae

Scopaeocharax atopodus

Spotted pike-characin

Hyphessobrycon weitzmanorum

Nannocharax lineomaculatus

Alestes humilis

Creagrutus guanes

Slender robber

Alestopetersius smykalai

Gnathocharax steindachneri

Hemigrammocharax lineostriatus

Nannocharax fasciatus

Brycinus carolinae

Copeina osgoodi

Penguinfish

Kolpotocheirodon theloura

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

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

Bryconaethiops macrops

Blackedge tetra

Roeboexodon guyanensis

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

Anodus elongatus

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

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

Hemistichodus lootensi

Micralestes sardina

Citharinus congicus

Oligosarcus macrolepis

Hyphessobrycon langeanii

Macropsobrycon xinguensis

Threeline tetra

Micralestes fodori

Hyphessobrycon cyanotaenia

Redfin robber

Congocharax olbrechtsi

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

Jupiaba ocellata

Nkupe

Rainbow tetra

Brycinus taeniurus

Tyttobrycon dorsimaculatus

Attonitus bounites

Micralestes argyrotaenia

Chilobrycon deuterodon

Hydrocynus tanzaniae

Moenkhausia latissima

Brycinus peringueyi

Distichodus hypostomatus

Nannocharax reidi

True big-scale tetra

Cynodon meionactis

Leporinus garmani

Elachocharax junki

Astyanax jacuhiensis

Barnard's robber

Metynnis mola

Serrasalmus altispinis

Blind tetra

Grass-eaters

Distichodus altus

Brachypetersius cadwaladeri

Nannocharax maculicauda

Brycinus kingsleyae

Neolebias trewavasae

Silver dollar

Chalceus latus

Serrapinnus heterodon

Acestrocephalus ginesi

Duboisialestes bifasciatus

Niger tetra

Hemigrammocharax monardi

Ceratobranchia delotaenia

Cachama

Henochilus wheatlandii

Microcharacidium gnomus

Boulengerella cuvieri

Hyphessobrycon ocasoensis

Nannocharax intermedius

Brycinus fwaensis

Swordtail characin

Paraphago rostratus

Rhabdalestes brevidorsalis

Jelly bean tetra

Alestopetersius compressus

Neolebias gracilis

Bryconamericus dahli

Aphyocharax yekwanae

Distichodus teugelsi

Bryconacidnus paipayensis

Tyttobrycon xeruini

Hasemania maxillaris

Pygmy hatchetfish - The pygmy hatchetfish grows to about 2.

Phenacogrammus ansorgii

Micralestes occidentalis

Citharinops distichodoides thomasi

Green dwarf tetra

Psalidodon gymnodontus

Hyphessobrycon heliacus

Nannocharax brevis

Brycinus bimaculatus

Blackline penguinfish - The species was previously misidentified as Thayeria sanctaemariae

Pygocentrus palometa

Knodus shinahota

Distichodus notospilus

Alestes inferus

Jupiaba maroniensis

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

Micralestes eburneensis

Chilodus zunevei

Prionobrama paraguayensis

Hydrolycus wallacei

Longsnout distichodus

Giant tigerfish

Moenkhausia bonita

Ptychocharax rhyacophila

Dwarf distichodus

Nannopetersius lamberti

Nurse tetra

Leptagoniates pi

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.

Astyanax epiagos

Hemigrammocharax uniocellatus

Palometa

African moon tetra

Serrasalmo stagnatilis

Hoplerythrinus gronovii

Brachypetersius pseudonummifer

Nannocharax ogoensis

Longfin tetra

Ctenobrycon alleni

Tometes trilobatus

Leporinus amazonicus

Nannocharax luapulae

Brycinus intermedius

Rhabdalestes septentrionalis

Neolebias philippei

Caiapobrycon tucurui

Mesoborus crocodilus

Bario steindachneri

Ceratobranchia obtusirostris

Scopaeocharax rhinodus

Microstomatichthyoborus bashforddeani

Boulengerella xyrekes

Oxybrycon parvulus

Dwarf citharine

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

Micralestes schelly

Citharinus gibbosus

Oligosarcus oligolepis

Hyphessobrycon moniliger

Nannocharax fasciolaris

Brycinus derhami

Giant hatchetfish

Chessa

Alestopetersius brichardi

Ansorge's characin

Bryconaethiops quinquesquamae

Tyttocharax tambopatensis

Spotted hatchetfish

Anodus orinocensis

Piabucina panamensis

Hemistichodus vaillanti

Hasemania crenuchoides

Micralestes holargyreus

Belonophago hutsebouti

Chrysobrycon hesperus

Hyphessobrycon eilyos

Nannocharax altus

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.

Blackspot piranha

Nile distichodus

Alestes comptus

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

Alestes tessmanni

Derhamia hoffmannorum

Tyttobrycon hamatus

Phago boulengeri

Lignobrycon myersi

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

Nanocheirodon insignis

Brycinus poptae

Micralestes comoensis

Chilodus fritillus

Hydrolycus armatus

Moenkhausia levidorsa

Royal tetra

Eugnathichthys eetveldii

Attonitus ephimeros

Distichodus kolleri

Ichthyborus ornatus

Distichodus antonii

Nannocharax schoutedeni

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

Cynodon septenarius

Parodon moreirai

Leporinus jamesi

Elachocharax mitopterus

Astyanax turmalinensis

Hemigrammopetersius pulcher

Metynnis otuquensis

Serrasalmus gibbus

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.

Chalceus taeniatus

Serrasalmo emarginatus

Brachypetersius huloti

Nannocharax micros

Striped robber

Sailfin tetra

Jellybean tetra

Duboisialestes tumbensis

Grundulus bogotensis

Multibar citharine

Ceratobranchia elatior

Microcharacidium weitzmani

Striped pike-characin

Hyphessobrycon otrynus

Nannocharax latifasciatus

Pinkfin Alestes

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

Alestopetersius nigropterus

Neolebias kerguennae

Bryconella pallidifrons

Hemigrammocharax angolensis

Nannocharax elongatus

Brycinus carmesinus

Redspotted tetra

Thayeria ifati

Kolpotocheirodon figueiredoi

Distichodus petersii

Torpedo robber

Bryconaethiops boulengeri

Tyttocharax cochui

Lobodeuterodon euspilurus

Copper tetra

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

Phenacogrammus gabonensis

Micralestes pabrensis

Lake Turkana citharine

Odontostilbe ecuadorensis

Hyphessobrycon isiri

Elongated robber

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

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

Myloplus planquettei

Brycinus abeli

Congocharax gossei

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

Jupiaba meunieri

Alestes schoutedeni

Dectobrycon armeniacus

Tricuspidalestes caeruleus

False rummynose tetra

Spotted citharinid

Micralestes ambiguus

Hydrocynus somonorum

Moenkhausia diktyota

Brycinus opisthotaenia

Leptagoniates steindachneri

Sharktail distichodus

Engraulisoma taeniatum

False black tetra

Elachocharax geryi

Astyanax jacobinae

Hemigrammocharax wittei

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.

Bathyaethiops greeni

Serrasalmo undulatus

Aimara

Ichthyborus besse congolensis

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

Nannocharax pteron

Brycinus luteus

Silver teta

Leporinus bimaculatus

Microstomatichthyoborus katangae

Clupeocharax schoutedeni

Broadbarred citharine

Victoria robber

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

Neolebias powelli

Deuterodon langei

Tucan fish

Acanthocharax microlepis

Hemigrammocharax minutus

Ceratobranchia binghami

Piabucina pleurotaenia

Micralestes vittatus

Clupeacharax anchoveoides

Hyphessobrycon nigricinctus

Nannocharax hollyi

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

Spotfin hatchetfish

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

Yellowtail tetra

Neolebias axelrodi

Bryconaethiops yseuxi

Xenocharax spilurus

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.

Hemibrycon divisorensis

Hasemania hanseni

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

Phenacogrammus altus

Micralestes lualabae

Belonophago tinanti

Chrysobrycon myersi

Hyphessobrycon hamatus

Nannocharax ansorgii

Alestes batesii

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

Klausewitzia ritae

Distichodus noboli

Characin

Brycinus tholloni

Tyttobrycon spinosus

Phago intermedius

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

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

Leptocharacidium omospilus

Micralestes congicus

Spotted headstander

Glass bloodfin

Hydrolycus tatauaia

Moenkhausia pankilopteryx

Distichodus langi

Eugnathichthys macroterolepis

Attonitus irisae

Metynnis polystictus

Serrasalmus hastatus

Tiger fish

Mixobrycon ribeiroi

Ichthyborus quadrilineatus

Distichodus atroventralis

Nannocharax taenia

Brycinus nigricauda

Leporinus piau

Elachocharax pulcher

Hemigrammus ora

Hemigrammocharax ocellicauda

Silverdollar

Serrasalmo scotopterus

Hoplerythrinus cinereus

Brachypetersius notospilus

Nannocharax occidentalis

Brycinus leuciscus

Tometes makue

Parecbasis cyclolepis

Biara

Leporinus amae

Dundocharax bidentatus

Grundulus cochae

Astyanax aramburui

Order Clupeiformes

Pa hang pah

River plate sprat

Sumatran river sprat

Fly river thryssa

Mexican river 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.

James's anchovy

Longjaw grenadier anchovy

Mai-ndombe dwarf sprat

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

Sharpnosed sawtooth pellonuline

Anchovy-like tyulka

Anchovy

Bigscale pellonuline

Borneo river sprat

Sauvagella robusta

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

Southern Burmese gizzard shad

Thai river sprat

Sanaga pygmy herring

Bates' sabretooth anchovy

Anchoviella perezi

Fly river herring

Amazon spinejaw sprat

Sardine

Allen's anchovy

Short-hairfin anchovy

Yangtse grenadier anchovy

Amazon ilisha

Engraulis albidus

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

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

Royal sprat

River sprat

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

Slender thryssa

Perak river sprat

Nicaragua gizzard shad

Ganges river gizzard shad

Pristigaster whiteheadi

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

Jurua anchovy

Manamo anchovy

Ansorge's fangtooth pellonuline

Belize anchovy

Minyclupeoides dentibranchialus

Bigeye kilka

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

Bluntnosed sawtooth pellonuline

Central Zaire pellonuline

Dungu sprat

Kalimantan river sprat

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

Kapuas river sprat

Godavari thryssa

Roundbelly pellonuline

Atlantic sabretooth anchovy

Uruguay river sprat

Vaillant's anchovy

Regan's fangtooth pellonuline

Strickland river herring

Carriker's anchovy

Burma hairfin anchovy

Lindman's grenadier anchovy

Indian pellona

Lake Tumba dwarf sprat

Shad

Rio Negro pygmy anchovy

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

Burmese river shad

Microthrissa whiteheadi

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

Bombon sardine - S.

Pacific gizzard shad

Burmese river gizzard shad

Bangkok river sprat

Natterer's anchovy

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.

West african pygmy herring

Losera fangtooth pellonuline

Surinam anchovy

Whitehead's sawtooth pellonuline

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

Lake Mweru sprat

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.

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

Order Cypriniformes

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

Sinilabeo zhui

Osteochilus serokan

Devario peninsulae

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

Rasbora gerlachi

Longiculter siahi

Burnt tail fish

Barbus niluferensis

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

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

Devario suvatti

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

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

Xenocypris medius

Devario affinis

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

Schizothorax heterophysallidos

Glass fish

Puntius khugae

Metzia longinasus

Tor ater

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.

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

Eirmotus isthmus

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

Squalidus multimaculatus

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.

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.

Acheloos roach

Luciosoma bleekeri

Bangana brevirostris

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

Nazas sucker

Mekongina lancangensis

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

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

Apalachee shiner

Hongshuia paoli

Devario yuensis

Acheilognathus mesembrinum

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

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

Sinilabeo longibarbatus

Osteochilus jeruk

Parasqualidus maii

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

Parachela siamensis

Garra smarti

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

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

Squalius orpheus

Oxygaster anomalura

Pseudophoxinus alii

Thryssocypris tonlesapensis

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

Gora-chela

Devario strigillifer

Bangana lemassoni

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

Apollo sharkminnow

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

Schizothorax beipanensis

Parachela maculicauda

Puntius kamalika

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

Orangetail shiner

Nueces roundnose minnow

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

Order Cyprinodontiformes

Xenophallus umbratilis

Phalloceros leptokeras

Phallichthys tico

Simpsonichthys perpendicularis

Champoton gambusia

Xiphophorus kallmani

Phallotorynus fasciolatus

Simpsonichthys adornatus

Rivulus cyanopterus

Olmec priapella

Brachyrhaphis punctifer

Pamphorichthys scalpridens

Freckled splitfin

Cynopoecilus nigrovittatus

Brachyrhaphis episcopi

Pseudopoecilia austrocolumbiana

Scolichthys greenwayi

Simpsonichthys rufus

Phalloceros elachistos

Neoheterandria elegans

Picotee livebearer

Rivulus giarettai

Fundulopanchax kamdemi

Swordtail platy

Simpsonichthys ocellatus

Brachyrhaphis terrabensis

Guzman pupfish

Pygmy killifish

Nothobranchius krammeri

Palenque priapella

Brachyrhaphis holdridgei

Pamphorichthys hollandi

Cynopoecilus intimus

Phalloptychus eigenmanni

Knife livebearer

Simpsonichthys picturatus

Phalloceros aspilos

Barred livebearer

Mixed swordtail

Phallotorynus jucundus

Simpsonichthys igneus

Rivulus dapazi

Priapichthys puetzi

Brachyrhaphis roseni

Soconusco gambusia

Cardinal Nothobranchius

Pseudopoecilia festae

Aphyosemion campomaanense

Scolichthys iota

Heterandria tuxtlaensis

Grijalva studfish

Phalloceros enneaktinos

Neoheterandria tridentiger

Phallichthys quadripunctatus

Rivulus rossoi

Simpsonichthys parallelus

Nothobranchius rosenstocki

Isthmian priapella

Brachyrhaphis parismina

Pamphorichthys pertapeh

Cynopoecilus multipapillatus

Brachyrhaphis cascajalensis

Guppy

Callopanchax huwaldi

Barred misquitofish

Alfaro huberi

Simpsonichthys rosaceus

Orestias piacotensis

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

Aphanius isfahanensis

Austrolebias reicherti

Southern mountain swordtail

Simpsonichthys longignatus

Neoheterandria cana

Rivulus egens

Fundulopanchax avichang

Whitefin pupfish

Brachyrhaphis roswithae

Jenynsia onca

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.

Apistogramma erythrura

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

Neolamprologus cancellatus

Pholidochromis cerasina - List of marine aquarium fish species

Betta ferox

Pseudogobiopsis festivus

Nandus mercatus

Haplotaxodon trifasciatus

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

Toxotes blythii

Percina crypta

Gymnogobius isaza

Paretroplus menarambo - Species requires lots of room for breeding.

Guianacara cuyunii

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

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

Pachyurus junki

Crenicichla mandelburgeri

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

Black paradise fish

Elephant ear gourami

Pygmy sleeper

Badis tuivaiei

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

Copadichromis atripinnis

Corvina

Eugnathogobius stictos

Haplochromis rubripinnis

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

Pachyurus calhamazon

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

Paretroplus gymnopreopercularis

Crenicichla empheres

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

Macropodus erythropterus

Apistogramma huascar

Betta pallida

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

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

Australoheros scitulus

Cyprichromis coloratus

Spotted archerfish

Perissodus eccentricus

Sicyopterus sarasini

Pandaka lidwilli

Gymnogobius zhoushanensis

Pachyurus stewarti

Guianacara stergiosi

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

Pachypops pigmaeus

Tigerfish

Plagioscion montei

Gerres mozambiquensis

Divandu albimarginatus

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

Betta apollon

Leptophilypnus panamensis

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

Aulonocranus dewindti - Aulonocranus dewindti 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.

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.

Crenicichla hadrostigma

Macropodus hongkongensis

Mesopristes iravi

Apistogramma pantalone

Parambassis pulcinella

Toxotes kimberleyensis

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

Parosphromenus harveyi

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.

Polynemus bidentatus

Pachypops trifilis

Pseudosphromenus dayi

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

Asprocottus minor

Longfin Baikal sculpin

Little Baikal oilfish

Order Siluriformes

Microglanis malabarbai

Gangetic ailia

Batchwa vacha

Ageneiosus pardalis

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

Ageneiosus brevis

Gelanoglanis nanonocticolus

Trichomycterus megantoni

Silurichthys hasseltii

Ageneiosus ucayalensis

Auchenipterus dentatus

Bottlenose catfish

Highwaterman catfish

Silver catfish

Ageneiosus piperatus

Haplochromis quads

Pseudobagrus kyphus

Silurichthys indragiriensis

Ageneiosus vittatus

Batchwa vacha

Catfish

Ageneiosus atronasus

Baryancistrus beggini

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

Ageneiosus polystictus

Ageneiosus magoi

Order Syngnathiformes

Syngnathus schmidti

Order Tetraodontiformes

Auriglobus amabilis

Monotretus turgidus - Monotretus turgidus is a genus of Tetraodontidae.