Pelagic-neritic fish - Fish living in the pelagic-neritic environment

Order Anguilliformes

Leptocephalus ophichthoides

Order Atheriniformes

Kestratherina esox

Spatular-scale silverside

Pitcher silverside

Surf sprite

False grunion

Atherinason hepsetoides

Mercer's tusked silverside - Mercer's tusked silverside originates from the western Central Pacific.

Rough silverside

Odontesthes argentinensis

Topsmelt silverside - Atherinops affinis, the topsmelt silverside or simply topsmelt, is a species of neotropical silverside native to the eastern Pacific Ocean.

Panama silverside

Hypoatherina tsurugae

Guatemala silverside

Cape silverside

Gulf grunion

Key silverside - The key silverside is a U.

Pricklenose silverside

Silverside

Spotted hardyhead

Backwaters silverside

Hawaiian Islands silverside

Broadstripe silverside

Crenulated silverside

Samoan surf sardine

Moon silverside

Leptatherina presbyteroides

Membras vagrans

Jack silverside

Pejerrey

Marine sailfin silverside

Bright silverside

Phallostethus lehi

Delta silverside

Silverside

Atherina lopeziana

California grunion

Tidewater silverside

Landia silverside

Ogilby's hardyhead

Flower of the wave

Atherinella nocturna

Whitley's silverside

Atherinella beani

Kiener's silverside

Tide-water silverside - Inland silversides are quite elongate even for silverside, with lengths 6 to 7 times depth.

Atherinosoma elongata

Odontesthes nigricans

Order Aulopiformes

Stemonosudis distans

Synodus mundyi

Macroparalepis johnfitchi

Stemonosudis miscella

Synodus pylei

Saurida umeyoshii - The Shortfin saury lizardfish which is also known as Saurida argentea is a type of lizardfish or Synodontidae that lives mainly in the Western Pacific

Synodus sanguineus

Order Beloniformes

Cheilopogon pitcairnensis

Senegal needlefish

Philippine snubnose halfbeak - Melapedalion breve is a species of halfbeak.

Hyporhamphus acutus pacificus

Halfbeak

Hyporhamphus yuri

Atlantic flyingfish - Like many other flyingfishes, the Atlantic flyingfish has a cylindrical body, and large tail and pectoral fins that it uses for flight.

Blackspot flyingfish

Long billed half beak

Sharpchin flyingfish

Zenarchopterus quadrimaculatus

California halfbeak

Hyporhamphus neglectus

Hyporhamphus kronei

Hardhead - The hardhead halfbeak, Chriodorus atherinoides, is a species of halfbeak found across in coastal waters of the western Western Atlantic region from the southern USA to Mexico including Cuba and the Bahamas.

Tringa flyingfish

Cypselurus starksi

Ornamented flyingfish

Tropical half-beak fish

Hyporhamphus gernaerti

Manyspotted flyingfish

California flyingfish

Pipefish

Strongylura fluviatilis

Nomorhamphus australis

African sailfin flyingfish

Cheilopogon intermedius

Skipper halfbeak

Zenarchopterus clarus

Eastern river garfish

Cheilopogon abei

Exocoetus peruvianus

Hyporhamphus melanopterus

Cypselurus hiraii

Flyingfish

Shortfin halfbeak

Cape halfbeak

Easter island flyingfish

D'urville's long-tom

False halfbeak

Butterfly flyingfish

Keeltail needlefish

Spotfin flyingfish

Malabar halfbeak

Bony flyingfish

Short garfish

Japanese halfbeak

Hyporhamphus paucirastris

Exocoetus gibbosus

American halfbeak

Flyingfish

Three-by-two garfish

Choelo halfbeak

Cheilopogon pinnatibarbatus melanocercus

Strongylura notata forsythia

Simpletooth halfbeak

Cheilopogon katoptron

Arabian flyingfish

Bangkok halfbeak

Central American halfbeak

White-finned flyingfish

Southeastern snub-nosed garfish

Silver needlefish - The freshwater garfish, Xenentodon cancila is the sole member of its genus.

Black-tipped garfish

Largescale flyingfish

Bluntnose flyingfish

Garfish

Bermuda halfbeak

Congaturi halfbeak

Short-nosed flying fish

Platybelone argalus platura

Californian needlefish

Smallhead flyingfish

Blotchwing flyingfish

Rhynchorhamphus naga

Hirundichthys socotranus

Zenarchopterus xiphophorus

Sind halfbeak

Quoy's garfish

Blunt-snouted flying fish

Danichthys ilma

Southern sea garfish

Cypselurus hexazona

Shortfin flyingfish

Halfbeak - The New Zealand piper, Hyporhamphus ihi, is a halfbeak found all around New Zealand in shallow inshore waters.

Order Carcharhiniformes

Blotched catshark - Reproduction is oviparous.

Order Characiformes

Salminus franciscanus

Steindachnerina notograptos

Order Clupeiformes

Bagan anchovy

Day's pellona

Crescent long-tailed ilisha

Argentine anchoita - By biomass, it is the largest fish resource of the southwest Atlantic Ocean .

Bermuda anchovy

Indonesian gizzard shad

Taiwan sardinella - Taiwan Sardinella is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Sardinella.

Dusky hairfin anchovy

Cuban longfin herring

Sandy sprat - The Sandy sprat, Hyperlophus vittatus, also known as the glassies, glassy, white pilchard, or whitebait, is a type of sprat fish.

Spotty-face anchovy

Smooth-belly sardinella

Blackburns's anchovy

Pacific sabretooth anchovy

Long-horned anchovy

Neglected grenadier anchovy

American gizzard shad - Like other gizzard shads, the body is deep somewhat forward of the middle.

Sardine

Javan ilisha

Commerson's anchovy

Fall herring - Alosa mediocris is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Alosa.

Piquitinga anchovy

Hamilton's thryssa

Perth herring

Fringescale round herring - The Blue sprat, Spratelloides robustus, also known as the blue bait, blue sardineor bluebaitis, is a type of sprat fish.

Slender tardoor

Atlantic anchoveta

White Sea herring - Organisms of the species Clupea pallasii manifest a bluish-green dorsal area with silver-white sides and bellies; they are otherwise unmarked.

Russell's smooth-back herring

Swatow thryssa

Northern gulf anchovy

Herklotsichthys ovalis

Middling thread herring

Panama longfin herring

Slender white sardine

Reeve's shad

Longfinger anchovy

Blue herring - During mating season, assemble below dams in spring .

Sind sardinella - Sind Sardinella is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Sardinella.

Blacksaddle herring

Madeiran sardinella - Madeiran Sardinella is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Sardinella.

China anchovy

Guinean sprat

Hidden ilisha

Finescale menhaden

Camiguana anchovy

Cuban anchovy

Philippine anchovy

Regan's anchovy

Anchovy

Bleeker's blacktip sardinella - Bleeker's Blacktip Sardinella is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Sardinella.

Whitehead's thryssa

False indian anchovy

Ilisha compressa

Reynald's grenadier anchovy

Hasselt's sprat - Until the 1980s in the eastern Mediterranean slender rainbow sardines were frequently confused with the rainbow sardine .

Australian sprat

Ronquillo's anchovy

Azov shad - Alosa tanaica is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Alosa.

Anchoveta

Humphead thryssa

Nematalosa resticularia

Kelee shad

Silverstriped round herring - The Slender sprat, Spratelloides gracilis, is a type of sprat fish.

Equatorial longfin herring

Gray's grenadier anchovy

Atlantic piquitinga

Dussumier's thryssa

Bigfin anchovy

Anchovy

Pacific menhaden

Anchoveta

Australian spotted herring

Galapagos thread herring

Yellowfin menhaden

Whitefin wolf-herring

Hilsa shad - As it is anadromous in nature , the hilsa lives in the sea for most of its life, but migrates up to 1,200 km inland through rivers in the Indian sub-continent for spawning.

Eigenmann's anchovy

Blueback glut herring - Blueback Shad is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Alosa.

Richardson's sardinella - Richardson's Sardinella is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Sardinella.

Castelnau's herring

Humpback hairfin anchovy

Broadhead anchovy

Indian pellona

Kalimantan ilisha

Yellowfin herring

Konoshiro gizzard shad

Australian anchovy - The Australian anchovy feeds on plankton.

Carribean anchovy

Thai gizzard shad

Brazilian sardinella - Brazilian Sardinella is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Sardinella.

Bengal thryssa

Tropical longfin herring

Araucanian herring

Cayenne anchovy

Ramcarat grenadier anchovy

Threadfin shad - The Threadfin Shad, Dorosoma petenense, is a small pelagic planktivor common in rivers, large streams, and reservoirs of the Southeastern United States.

Lobejaw ilisha

Malabar sprat

Thai anchovy

Kyack - Alewives are perhaps best known for their invasion of the Great Lakes by using the Welland Canal to bypass Niagara Falls.

Trinidad anchovy

Malabar thryssa

Galathea gizzard shad

Two-finned round herring

Dove's longfin herring

Pacific anchoveta

Chosa herring - Organisms of the species Clupea pallasii manifest a bluish-green dorsal area with silver-white sides and bellies; they are otherwise unmarked.

Jenyns' sprat

Graceful piquitinga

Chefoo thryssa

Anchovy

Reunion herring

Pacific sardine - The South American pilchard, Sardinops sagax, is a sardine of the Family Clupeidae, the only member of the genus Sardinops, found in the indo-Pacific oceans.

Goto's herring

Deep-bodied herring

Toli shad - Tenualosa toli or Ilsha Chandana is a shad of the Clupeidae family, available in western Indian Ocean and the Bay of Bengal to the Java Sea and the South China Sea.

Heller's anchovy

Black Sea shad - Black Sea Shad is a species of fish in the Clupeidae family.

Gulf menhaden - The Gulf menhaden occurs throughout the Gulf of Mexico, but its distribution is heterogeneous.

Australian freshwater herring

Californian anchovy

Anchovy

Marquesan sardinella - Marquesan Sardinella is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Sardinella.

Anchovy

Chame Point anchovy

Poey's anchovy

Ganges river sprat

Fiji sardinella - Fiji Sardinella is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Sardinella.

Pacific flatiron herring

Shorthead hairfin anchovy

Andhra anchovy

Pacific ilisha

Western Australian gizzard shad

Translucent sprat - The Glassy sprat, Hyperlophus translucidus, is a type of sprat fish.

Stolephorus shantungensis

Balboa anchovy

Gilchrist's round herring

New Guinea thryssa - The freshwater anchovy is a species of fish in the Engraulidae family.

Pacific piquitinga

Gautama thryssa

Scofield's anchovy

Lewis' round herring

Bigeyed longfin herring

Japanese grenadier anchovy

Starks's anchovy

Chinese gizzard shad

Whitehead's round herring

False panama anchovy

Day's round herring

Gulf herring

Slender thread herring

Bony fish - Menhaden historically occurred in large numbers in the North Atlantic, ranging from Nova Scotia, Canada to central Florida, USA, although their presence in northern waters has diminished in the 20th Century.

Hilsa herring

Slender anchovy

Alabama shad - The Alabama shad spawns in medium to large flowing rivers from the Mississippi River drainage to the Suwannee River, Florida.

Yellowtail sardinella - Yellowtail Sardinella is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Sardinella.

Herklotsichthys collettei

Caribbean longfin herring

Bali sardinella - Bali Sardinella is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Sardinella.

Gulf of Carpenteria anchovy

American coastal pellona

Big eye ilisha

Brazilian menhaden

European anchovy - It is easily distinguished by its deeply-cleft mouth, the angle of the gape being behind the eyes.

Deep body anchovy

Longfin Pacific anchovy

Elongate anchovy

European pilchard - The terms sardine and pilchard are not precise, and the usual meanings vary by region; for instance, to many people a sardine is a young European pilchard.

Malabar thryssa

Bareback anchovy

African ilisha

Many-fingered grenadier anchovy

Banded ilisha

Nelson's anchovy

Atlantic shad - The American shad or Atlantic shad, Alosa sapidissima, is a species of anadromous fish in family Clupeidae of order Clupeiformes.

Walker's anchovy

Marasri's thryssa

Nematalosa persara

Falkland sprat - The Falkland sprat, Sprattus fuegensis, is a herring-like, marine fish in the family Clupeidae found in the subtropical southwest Atlantic Ocean from 40° S to Tierra del Fuego and the Falkland Islands.

Vaqueira longfin herring

Goldspotted grenadier anchovy

Blackstripe herring

Day's thryssa

Anchovy

Pseudosetipinna haizhouensis

Bonga shad

Rio anchovy

Koningsberger's herring

Spiny toothed herringlet

Argentine menhaden

Anchoveta - Anchoveta are pelagic fish in the southeastern Pacific Ocean, and are regularly caught on the coasts of Peru, and Chile.

Anchovy

East african sardinella - East African Sardinella is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Sardinella.

Blackburn's herring

Order Cyprinodontiformes

Rainwater killifish - The rainwater killifish, is a species of fish in the Fundulidae family.

Lowland livebearer

Order Elopiformes

West African ladyfish - The West African ladyfish, Elops lacerta, is a species of fish in the Elopidae family.

Tenpounder - This species is found in coastal regions of the Indian ocean.

Pacific ladyfish - The Pacific Tenpounders have very round bodies with terminal mouths, and profound gill formations known as pseudobranchiae.

Senegalese ladyfish - The Senegalese ladyfish grows to a maximum total length of 90 centimeters and a maximum weight of 5.

Order Gadiformes

Bregmaceros pseudolanceolatus

Stellate codlet

Patagonian hake

Bregmaceros neonectabanus

Big-eye unicorn-cod

Bregmaceros lanceolatus

Bregmaceros pescadorus

Codlet

Australian unicorn-cod

Bregmaceros arabicus

Order Gobiesociformes

Sao Tom

Order Mugiliformes

Eastern keelback mullet

Thoburn's mullet

Bobo mullet

Striped mullet

Freshwater mullet

Robust mullet

Freshwater mullet

Golden grey mullet

So-iny mullet

Fairy mullet

Largescaled mullet

Snouted mullet - Only one species in this genus is recorded in Fishbase .

Order Myctophiformes

Idiolychnus urolampus

Order Ophidiiformes

Echiodon atopus

Lonely coralbrotula

Order Orectolobiformes

Floral banded wobbegong - The floral banded wobbegong is a recently described species of carpet shark found in the Indian Ocean off southwestern Australia.

Order Osmeriformes

European smelt - The body of the European smelt is typically 15 to 18 cm long, slender and slightly flattened on either side.

Eurachon - The common names of this fish have a somewhat confusing relationship.

Plecoglossus altivelis chinensis - The name "sweetfish" is due to the sweetness of its flesh.

Arctic rainbow smelt

Stokell's smelt - Stokell's smelt, Stokellia anisodon, is a smelt, the only member of the genus Stokellia, found in rivers between the Waiau and Waitaki Rivers on the east coast of the South Island of New Zealand.

Bathylagichthys parini

Order Perciformes

Plectranthias elaine

Common dolphinfish - Although its common name is "dolphin-fish", the mahi-mahi is a fish not a dolphin, and is not at all related to the Delphinidae family of mammals whose common name is simply dolphin.

Palomette

Trachinops caudimaculatus

Nuchequula mannusella

Acropoma boholensis

Planctanthias longifilis

Australian bonito - The Australian bonito, horse mackerel or little bonito, Sarda australis, a fish of the family Scombridae, is found around eastern Australia and New Zealand in depths to about 30 m , in open water.

Grammatonotus ambiortus

Japanese Spanish mackerel

Leerfish

Rapson's ponyfish

Australian ruff - In Victoria and South Australia, it is commonly called the "Tommy Ruff".

Spanish mackerel

Silver moony - One of the most commonly kept in brackish water aquaria.

Southern rays bream

Spicara martinicus

Barracuda

Longfin kingfish - The species, as it is currently recognised, was scientifically described and named by the German naturalist Eduard Rüppell in 1830, based on the holotype specimen taken from Massawa in the Red Sea.

Lepidammodytes macrophthalmus

Apogon uninotatus

Trachurus aleevi

Bullet mackerel - The bullet tuna is a comparatively small and slender tuna.

Swallowtail dart

Pacific barracuda

Manylined grunter

African threadfish - The African threadfish is one of three members of the diamond trevally genus Alectis, which itself is one of 33 genera encapsulated in the jack family Carangidae.

Manonichthys jamali

Long barbeled grunter

Samson fish - The samson fish is a jack of the genus Seriola.

Badger spiny basslet

Pentapodus numberii

Iniistius auropunctatus

Threefinger threadfin

Small-eyed whipfin mojarra

Broad-barred king mackerel - The Broadbarred king mackerel, Scomberomorus semifasciatus, is a species of fish in the family Scombridae.

Hoplolatilus geo

Zoramia viridiventer

Papuan seerfish

Indian mackerel - The Indian mackerel is found in warm shallow waters along the coasts of the Indian and Western Pacific oceans.

Long-finned pike - It is an elongated fish with a pointed snout and silver in color, similar in appearance to a barracuda, and grows up to 84 cm long.

Pulauweh wrasse

Pterocaesio flavifasciata

Archamia flavofasciata

Eastern pomfred

Grey knifefish - The grey knifefish, Bathystethus cultratus, is a sea chub of the genus Bathystethus, found in New Zealand.

Windtoy

Giant trevally - The giant trevally is a powerful apex predator in most of its habitats, and is known to hunt individually and in schools.

Shining drum

Equulites laterofenestra

Apogon radcliffei

Steel pompano

Lucas barracuda

Spotnape ponyfish

Grape-eye seabass

Eastern hulafish

Mexican bonito

Halichoeres sazimai

Sectator azureus

Anatolanthias apiomycter

Acanthistius fuscus

Scaled belly toothpony

Kanadi kingfish - The Kanadi kingfish, Scomberomorus plurilineatus, is a species of fish in the family Scombridae.

Bonito

Blackspot picarel

Northern kahawai

Monterey Spanish mackerel

Monodactylus kottelati

Xyrichtys cyanifrons

Lesser bream

Tapiroid grunter

Japanese jack mackerel

Sphyraena waitii

Yelloweye croaker

Bonito - The green jack is formally classified within the genus Caranx, one of a number of groups of fish referred to as jacks and trevallies.

Demoiselle - The New Zealand demoiselle, Chromis dispilus, is a damselfish of the genus Chromis, found between North Cape and East Cape of the North Island of New Zealand to depths of about 60 metres, off rocky coasts.

Protammodytes sarisa

Apogon wilsoni

Dactylanthias baccheti

Steeplined drum

Apogon melanopterus

Blackfin scad - The blackfin scad is one of five species in the scad genus Alepes, which is one of 33 genera of the jack family, Carangidae.

Longfin pompano

Mexican barracuda

Blue-fin tuna

Hypoplectrodes semicinctum

Parupeneus moffitti

Acropoma argentistigma

Chinese seerfish

Iniistius griffithsi

Amarsipus carlsbergi

Australian spotted mackerel - The Australian spotted mackerel, Scomberomorus munroi, is a species of fish in the family Scombridae.

Nelabrichthys ornatus

Pterocaesio monikae

Woodwards pomfret

Bleekeria kallolepis

Blotched picarel

Yellowfin snook

Atlantic bumper - The Atlantic bumper is best recognized by its profile, the bottom being much more curved than the top.

Pacific drum

Atlantic rubyfish

Apogon rubellus

Shortfin pompano

Cleftbelly trevally - The cleftbelly trevally is the only species in the genus Atropus, which is one of 31 genera in the jack family, Carangidae.

Sphyraena tome

Oyster pompano

Guinean barracuda

Herring cale

Blue knifefish - The blue knifefish, Labracoglossa nitida, is a sea chub of the genus Labracoglossa, found off eastern Australia, and around offshore islands of the east coast of New Zealand, to depths of 20 m.

Australian tuna

Transparent goby

Silverbelly seaperch

Hapalogenys merguiensis

Pugnose ponyfish

Chu's croaker

Doydixodon laevifrons

Acanthopagrus chinshira

Pentaceros quinquespinis

East Asian fourfinger threadfin

Nonbanded whipfin mojarra

Queensland school mackerel - The Queensland school mackerel, Scomberomorus queenslandicus, is a species of fish in the family Scombridae.

Blacktail picarel

Indian mackerel

Spotted seabass

Korean seerfish

African moony - This species is quite widely kept in brackish and saltwater water aquaria; although it has only very rarely been bred in captivity, it is otherwise hardy and easy to care for.

Wilson's weedfish

Xyrichtys koteamea

Apogonichthys landoni

Silvermouth trevally

Bigeye picarel

Shortjaw leatherjack

Longfin crevalle jack - The longfin crevalle jack is classified within the genus Caranx, one of a number of groups known as the jacks or trevallies.

Chromis planesi

Silver drum

Apogon mydrus

Herring scad - The herring scad is one of five extant species in the scad genus Alepes, a group of fish in the jack family, Carangidae.

Guinean pompano

Sphyraena iburiensis

Order Rajiformes

Dasyatis colarensis - The Colares stingray was described by Hugo Santos, Ulisses Gomes, and Patricia Charvet-Almeida in 2004, in the scientific journal Zootaxa.

Giant devil ray - It is larger than the lesser devil ray, and it possesses a spiny tail.

Manta ehrenbergii

Lesser Guinean devil ray

Lesser devil ray - These rays live in shallow coastal waters and can be found singly or in large shoals.

Order Salmoniformes

Bering cisco

Cisco - This species occasionally grows as large as 40 cm and 2.

White char

Atlantic whitefish - The Atlantic whitefish is a freshwater salmonid fish inhabiting the northwestern Atlantic ocean around the Canadian province of Nova Scotia, as well as some freshwater lakes within Nova Scotia.

Order Scorpaeniformes

Brown bomber - The body of the widow rockfish is elongate and compressed.

Order Syngnathiformes

Monte Bello seahorse

Lost pipefish

Notopogon armatus

Pacific cornetfish

Collared seahorse

Syngnathus phlegon

Order Tetraodontiformes

Puffer

Spotted triggerfish

Pelagic porcupinefish

Thamnaconus fijiensis