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.

Odontesthes bicudo

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

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

Silverside

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

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

Silverside

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

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

Cunning silverside

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

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

Nomorhamphus megarrhamphus

Sepik River halfbeak

Dermogenys collettei

Nomorhamphus ebrardtii

Zenarchopterus beauforti

Hemirhamphodon kapuasensis

Nomorhamphus weberi

Mexican halfbeak

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

Hemirhamphodon chrysopunctatus

Nomorhamphus pinnimaculata

Zenarchopterus philippinus

Celebes halfbeak

Zenarchopterus dux

Dermogenys palawanensis

Gangetic halfbeak

Nomorhamphus brembachi

Hemirhamphodon pogonognathus

Rosen's buntingi

Potamorrhaphis eigenmanni

Nomorhamphus towoetii

Pseudotylosurus angusticeps

Maya needlefish

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

Dermogenys vogti

Nomorhamphus pectoralis

Fly river-garfish

Dermogenys montana

Nomorhamphus hageni

Long-jawed river garfish

Hemirhamphodon kuekenthali

Malabar ricefish

Nomorhamphus rossi

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

Hyporhamphus taiwanensis

Nomorhamphus manifesta

Ectuntio halfbeak

Dermogenys robertsi

Dermogenys bruneiensis

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

Hemirhamphodon tengah

Allen's river garfish - Allen's river garfish 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.

Nomorhamphus philippina

Vogelkop river garfish

Nomorhamphus kolonodalensis

Duncker's river garfish

Dermogenys orientalis

Nomorhamphus bakeri

Hemirhamphodon phaiosoma

Dermogenys bispina

Tondanichthys kottelati

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

Nomorhamphus sanussii

Hooghly halfbeak

Order Carcharhiniformes

Hemitriakis indroyonoi

Order Characiformes

Banded neolebias

Barnard's robber

Caenotropus schizodon

Scopaeocharax atopodus

Distichodus altus

Ceratobranchia joanae

Elachocharax junki

Hyphessobrycon weitzmanorum

Spotted pike-characin

Slender robber

Nannocharax lineomaculatus

Alestes humilis

Creagrutus guanes

Attonitus bounites

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

Penguinfish

Nannocharax fasciatus

Kolpotocheirodon theloura

Brycinus carolinae

Copeina osgoodi

Roeboexodon guyanensis

Blackedge tetra

Hemigrammocharax monardi

Bryconaethiops macrops

Scissor macrocephalus

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.

Micralestes sardina

Oligosarcus macrolepis

Duboisialestes bifasciatus

Hyphessobrycon langeanii

Citharinus congicus

Astyanax jacuhiensis

Macropsobrycon xinguensis

Threeline tetra

Micralestes fodori

Distichodus teugelsi

Hyphessobrycon cyanotaenia

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

Jupiaba ocellata

Redfin robber

Congocharax olbrechtsi

Tyttobrycon dorsimaculatus

Rainbow tetra

Brycinus taeniurus

Micralestes argyrotaenia

Distichodus notospilus

Hydrocynus tanzaniae

Chilobrycon deuterodon

Moenkhausia latissima

Niger tetra

Hasemania maxillaris

Brycinus peringueyi

Aphyocharax yekwanae

Nannocharax reidi

Leporinus garmani

True big-scale tetra

Cynodon meionactis

Serrasalmus altispinis

Metynnis mola

Longsnout distichodus

Blind tetra

Grass-eaters

Brachypetersius cadwaladeri

Nannocharax maculicauda

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.

Brycinus kingsleyae

Neolebias trewavasae

Acestrocephalus ginesi

Serrapinnus heterodon

Silver dollar

Dwarf distichodus

Chalceus latus

Alestopetersius compressus

Cachama

Henochilus wheatlandii

Ceratobranchia delotaenia

Microcharacidium gnomus

Hyphessobrycon ocasoensis

Boulengerella cuvieri

Rhabdalestes brevidorsalis

Nannocharax intermedius

Paraphago rostratus

Jelly bean tetra

Brycinus fwaensis

Swordtail characin

Neolebias gracilis

Hemigrammocharax uniocellatus

Bryconamericus dahli

Alestes inferus

Tyttobrycon xeruini

Dwarf citharine

Bryconacidnus paipayensis

Phenacogrammus ansorgii

Pygmy hatchetfish - The pygmy hatchetfish grows to about 2.

Psalidodon gymnodontus

Micralestes occidentalis

Green dwarf tetra

Hyphessobrycon heliacus

Citharinops distichodoides thomasi

Pygocentrus palometa

Blackline penguinfish - The species was previously misidentified as Thayeria sanctaemariae

Nannocharax brevis

Knodus shinahota

Brycinus bimaculatus

Spotted hatchetfish

Jupiaba maroniensis

Astyanax epiagos

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

Prionobrama paraguayensis

Micralestes eburneensis

Chessa

Hydrolycus wallacei

Chilodus zunevei

Nile distichodus

Giant tigerfish

Ptychocharax rhyacophila

Moenkhausia bonita

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

Nannopetersius lamberti

Hasemania crenuchoides

Leptagoniates pi

Nurse tetra

Anodus orinocensis

Serrasalmo stagnatilis

Palometa

Distichodus kolleri

Hoplerythrinus gronovii

African moon tetra

Eugnathichthys eetveldii

Brachypetersius pseudonummifer

Tometes trilobatus

Nannocharax ogoensis

Leporinus amazonicus

Longfin tetra

Ctenobrycon alleni

Rhabdalestes septentrionalis

Nannocharax luapulae

Brycinus intermedius

Neolebias philippei

Hemigrammopetersius pulcher

Caiapobrycon tucurui

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

Scopaeocharax rhinodus

Mesoborus crocodilus

Distichodus antonii

Bario steindachneri

Ceratobranchia obtusirostris

Microstomatichthyoborus bashforddeani

Oxybrycon parvulus

Elachocharax mitopterus

Boulengerella xyrekes

Alestopetersius brichardi

Micralestes schelly

Oligosarcus oligolepis

Duboisialestes tumbensis

Hyphessobrycon moniliger

Citharinus gibbosus

Giant hatchetfish

Nannocharax fasciolaris

Grundulus bogotensis

Brycinus derhami

Attonitus ephimeros

Tyttocharax tambopatensis

Ansorge's characin

Multibar citharine

Bryconaethiops quinquesquamae

Piabucina panamensis

Hemistichodus vaillanti

Alestes comptus

Astyanax turmalinensis

Micralestes holargyreus

Hyphessobrycon eilyos

Belonophago hutsebouti

Chrysobrycon hesperus

Blackspot piranha

Nannocharax altus

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.

Brycinus bartoni

Congocharax spilotaenia

Tyttobrycon hamatus

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

Phago boulengeri

Hemigrammocharax angolensis

Lignobrycon myersi

Alestes tessmanni

Derhamia hoffmannorum

Nanocheirodon insignis

Copper tetra

Brycinus poptae

Micralestes comoensis

Distichodus petersii

Hydrolycus armatus

Chilodus fritillus

Moenkhausia levidorsa

Royal tetra

Ichthyborus ornatus

Nannocharax schoutedeni

Parodon moreirai

Leporinus jamesi

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

Cynodon septenarius

Serrasalmus gibbus

Metynnis otuquensis

Spotted citharinid

Alestopetersius nigropterus

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.

Sharktail distichodus

Chalceus taeniatus

Engraulisoma taeniatum

Brachypetersius huloti

Nannocharax micros

False black tetra

Jellybean tetra

Striped robber

Sailfin tetra

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

Ceratobranchia elatior

Microcharacidium weitzmani

Elachocharax geryi

Hyphessobrycon otrynus

Striped pike-characin

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

Nannocharax latifasciatus

Pinkfin Alestes

Neolebias kerguennae

Hemigrammocharax wittei

Bryconella pallidifrons

Torpedo robber

Thayeria ifati

Nannocharax elongatus

Kolpotocheirodon figueiredoi

Brycinus carmesinus

Redspotted tetra

Tyttocharax cochui

Hemigrammocharax minutus

Lobodeuterodon euspilurus

Bryconaethiops boulengeri

Phenacogrammus gabonensis

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

Micralestes pabrensis

Odontostilbe ecuadorensis

Hyphessobrycon isiri

Lake Turkana citharine

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

Elongated robber

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

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

Myloplus planquettei

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

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.

Jupiaba meunieri

Brycinus abeli

Congocharax gossei

Astyanax jacobinae

Tricuspidalestes caeruleus

False rummynose tetra

Hemibrycon divisorensis

Alestes schoutedeni

Dectobrycon armeniacus

Micralestes ambiguus

Distichodus noboli

Hydrocynus somonorum

Moenkhausia diktyota

Hasemania hanseni

Leptagoniates steindachneri

Brycinus opisthotaenia

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.

Distichodus langi

Aimara

Bathyaethiops greeni

Eugnathichthys macroterolepis

Ichthyborus besse congolensis

Nannocharax pteron

Leporinus bimaculatus

Brycinus luteus

Silver teta

Microstomatichthyoborus katangae

Elachocharax pulcher

Clupeocharax schoutedeni

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

Broadbarred citharine

Victoria robber

Neolebias powelli

Hemigrammus ora

Deuterodon langei

Acanthocharax microlepis

Distichodus atroventralis

Tucan fish

Yellowtail tetra

Piabucina pleurotaenia

Ceratobranchia binghami

Micralestes vittatus

Dundocharax bidentatus

Hyphessobrycon nigricinctus

Clupeacharax anchoveoides

Spotfin hatchetfish

Nannocharax hollyi

Grundulus cochae

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

Attonitus irisae

Xenocharax spilurus

Neolebias axelrodi

Hemigrammocharax ocellicauda

Bryconaethiops yseuxi

Characin

Phenacogrammus altus

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

Micralestes lualabae

Hyphessobrycon hamatus

Belonophago tinanti

Chrysobrycon myersi

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

Nannocharax ansorgii

Gnathocharax steindachneri

Klausewitzia ritae

Alestes batesii

Tyttobrycon spinosus

Phago intermedius

Hemigrammocharax lineostriatus

Brycinus tholloni

Astyanax aramburui

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

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

Leptocharacidium omospilus

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

Glass bloodfin

Micralestes congicus

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

Hydrolycus tatauaia

Spotted headstander

Moenkhausia pankilopteryx

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

Serrasalmus hastatus

Metynnis polystictus

Nkupe

Tiger fish

Alestopetersius smykalai

Mixobrycon ribeiroi

Ichthyborus quadrilineatus

Nannocharax taenia

Leporinus piau

Brycinus nigricauda

Anodus elongatus

Serrasalmo scotopterus

Silverdollar

Distichodus hypostomatus

Hoplerythrinus cinereus

Brachypetersius notospilus

Biara

Tometes makue

Nannocharax occidentalis

Parecbasis cyclolepis

Leporinus amae

Brycinus leuciscus

Order Clupeiformes

Pa hang pah

River plate sprat

Sumatran river sprat

James's anchovy

Fly river thryssa

Southern Burmese gizzard shad

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

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.

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

Longjaw grenadier anchovy

Mai-ndombe dwarf sprat

Sharpnosed sawtooth pellonuline

Anchovy

Anchovy-like tyulka

Bigscale pellonuline

Engraulis albidus

Borneo river sprat

Anchoviella perezi

Sauvagella robusta

Thai river sprat

Allen's anchovy

Sanaga pygmy herring

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

Bates' sabretooth anchovy

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

Nicaragua gizzard shad

Ganges river gizzard shad

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

Amazon spinejaw sprat

Fly river herring

Sardine

Short-hairfin anchovy

Amazon ilisha

Yangtse grenadier anchovy

Royal sprat

River sprat

Slender thryssa

Perak river sprat

Manamo anchovy

Belize anchovy

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

Pristigaster whiteheadi

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

Jurua anchovy

Ansorge's fangtooth pellonuline

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

Minyclupeoides dentibranchialus

Bigeye kilka

Bluntnosed sawtooth pellonuline

Vaillant's anchovy

Central Zaire pellonuline

Dungu sprat

Kalimantan river sprat

Kapuas river sprat

Carriker's anchovy

Godavari thryssa

Burmese river shad

Roundbelly pellonuline

Atlantic sabretooth anchovy

Rio Negro pygmy anchovy

Uruguay river sprat

Burmese river gizzard shad

Pacific gizzard shad

Regan's fangtooth pellonuline

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

Strickland river herring

Burma hairfin anchovy

Indian pellona

Lindman's grenadier anchovy

Lake Tumba dwarf sprat

Shad

Microthrissa whiteheadi

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

Natterer's anchovy

Bombon sardine - S.

Surinam anchovy

Bangkok river sprat

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

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.

West african pygmy herring

Losera fangtooth pellonuline

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

Whitehead's sawtooth pellonuline

Lake Tanganyika sprat - The Lake Tanganyika sprat 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.

Order Cypriniformes

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

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

Sinilabeo zhui

Osteochilus serokan

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

Rasbora gerlachi

Longiculter siahi

Devario suvatti

Barbus niluferensis

Devario affinis

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

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

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

Schizothorax heterophysallidos

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.

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

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.

Bangana brevirostris

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.

Acheloos roach

Luciosoma bleekeri

Devario yuensis

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

Nazas sucker

Mekongina lancangensis

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

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

Garra smarti

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

Apalachee shiner

Acheilognathus mesembrinum

Hongshuia paoli

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

Sinilabeo longibarbatus

Osteochilus jeruk

Parasqualidus maii

Parachela siamensis

Schizothorax nudiventris

Devario strigillifer

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

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

Bangana lemassoni

Psilorhynchus breviminor

Pseudophoxinus alii

Squalius orpheus

Oxygaster anomalura

Thryssocypris tonlesapensis

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

Gora-chela

Nueces roundnose minnow

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

Apollo sharkminnow

Schizothorax beipanensis

Devario peninsulae

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

Parachela maculicauda

Puntius kamalika

Orangetail shiner

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

Burnt tail fish

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

Phallotorynus fasciolatus

Champoton gambusia

Xiphophorus kallmani

Simpsonichthys adornatus

Rivulus cyanopterus

Olmec priapella

Pamphorichthys scalpridens

Fundulopanchax kamdemi

Freckled splitfin

Brachyrhaphis punctifer

Cynopoecilus nigrovittatus

Brachyrhaphis episcopi

Pseudopoecilia austrocolumbiana

Scolichthys greenwayi

Simpsonichthys rufus

Phalloceros elachistos

Rivulus giarettai

Neoheterandria elegans

Picotee livebearer

Swordtail platy

Simpsonichthys ocellatus

Brachyrhaphis terrabensis

Pygmy killifish

Guzman pupfish

Palenque priapella

Nothobranchius krammeri

Knife livebearer

Pamphorichthys hollandi

Brachyrhaphis holdridgei

Cynopoecilus intimus

Phalloptychus eigenmanni

Simpsonichthys picturatus

Phalloceros aspilos

Phallotorynus jucundus

Barred livebearer

Mixed swordtail

Simpsonichthys igneus

Rivulus dapazi

Priapichthys puetzi

Brachyrhaphis roseni

Aphyosemion campomaanense

Soconusco gambusia

Cardinal Nothobranchius

Pseudopoecilia festae

Scolichthys iota

Heterandria tuxtlaensis

Grijalva studfish

Phalloceros enneaktinos

Rivulus rossoi

Neoheterandria tridentiger

Phallichthys quadripunctatus

Simpsonichthys parallelus

Isthmian priapella

Nothobranchius rosenstocki

Alfaro huberi

Pamphorichthys pertapeh

Fundulopanchax avichang

Brachyrhaphis parismina

Cynopoecilus multipapillatus

Aphanius isfahanensis

Brachyrhaphis cascajalensis

Guppy

Austrolebias reicherti

Barred misquitofish

Callopanchax huwaldi

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.

Southern mountain swordtail

Simpsonichthys longignatus

Rivulus egens

Neoheterandria cana

Whitefin pupfish

Jenynsia onca

Brachyrhaphis roswithae

Nothobranchius hengstleri

Pamphorichthys hasemani

Brachyrhaphis hessfeldi

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

Guianacara cuyunii

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

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

Nandus mercatus

Pygmy sleeper

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

Toxotes blythii

Percina crypta

Paretroplus menarambo - Species requires lots of room for breeding.

Haplochromis rubripinnis

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

Eugnathogobius stictos

Crenicichla mandelburgeri

Badis tuivaiei

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

Corvina

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

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

Apistogramma huascar

Pachyurus calhamazon

Paretroplus gymnopreopercularis

Gymnogobius zhoushanensis

Guianacara stergiosi

Crenicichla empheres

Australoheros scitulus

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

Macropodus erythropterus

Betta pallida

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

Divandu albimarginatus

Gerres mozambiquensis

Spotted archerfish

Perissodus eccentricus

Cyprichromis coloratus

Sicyopterus sarasini

Pandaka lidwilli

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.

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

Pachypops pigmaeus

Tigerfish

Plagioscion montei

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

Betta apollon

Leptophilypnus panamensis

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.

Apistogramma pantalone

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

Toxotes kimberleyensis

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

Apistogramma erythrura

Parosphromenus harveyi

Haplotaxodon trifasciatus

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

Asprocottus minor

Longfin Baikal sculpin

Little Baikal oilfish

Order Siluriformes

Microglanis malabarbai

Gangetic ailia

Ageneiosus pardalis

Gelanoglanis nanonocticolus

Ageneiosus brevis

Auchenipterus dentatus

Trichomycterus megantoni

Ageneiosus ucayalensis

Silurichthys hasseltii

Bottlenose catfish

Highwaterman catfish

Silver catfish

Ageneiosus piperatus

Haplochromis quads

Batchwa vacha

Pseudobagrus kyphus

Silurichthys indragiriensis

Ageneiosus vittatus

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.

Ageneiosus polystictus

Pangasius rheophilus

Ageneiosus magoi

Batchwa vacha

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.