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Pseudoplatystoma

Pseudoplatystoma is a genus of several South American catfish species of family Pimelodidae. The species are known by a number of different common names. They typically inhabit major rivers where they prefer the main channels and tend to stay at ...

Pseudoplesiops

Pseudoplesiops is a genus of dottyback fishes currently with ten described species. They are distributed in the south Pacific and in the Indian Ocean as far west as the Maldive Islands.

Pseudopleuronectes

Pseudopleuronectes is a genus of righteye flounders mostly native to the northwestern Pacific Ocean with one species found in the northwestern Atlantic Ocean.

Pseudorhombus

Pseudorhombus is a genus of large-tooth flounders. With the exception of P. binii found off Peru, species in this genus are native to the Indo-Pacific. The largest species reaches 40 cm in length.

Pseudorinelepis

Pseudorinelepis is one of three genera contained in the tribe Rhinelepini, one of the tribes of Hypostominae. Canthopomus and Monistiancistrus are synonyms of the genus Pseudorinelepis. Previously, Pseudorinelepis was a genus of four species, but ...

Rasbora

Rasbora is a genus of fish in the family Cyprinidae. They are native to freshwater habitats in South and Southeast Asia, as well as southeast China. A single species, R. gerlachi, is only known from an old specimen that reputedly originated from ...

Rhamdia

Rhamdia is a genus of three-barbeled catfishes found in Mexico, Central and South America. These catfishes are nocturnal, opportunistic carnivores, found in a wide range of freshwater habitats. This genus includes a number of troglobitic members, ...

Rhinodoras

There are currently five recognized species in this genus: Rhinodoras dorbignyi Kner, 1855 Rhinodoras boehlkei Glodek, Whitmire & Orces-V. es, 1976 Rhinodoras thomersoni Taphorn & Lilyestrom, 1984 Rhinodoras armbrusteri Sabaj Perez, 2008 Rhinodor ...

Rineloricaria

Rineloricaria is a genus of freshwater tropical catfish belonging to the family Loricariidae. They are commonly called whiptail catfish because of the long filament that grows out of the tip of the caudal fin that is characteristic of the genus. ...

Rita (fish)

Rita is a genus of fish in the family Bagridae found in South Asia. These species have a single pair of mandibular barbels, an elongated Weberian apparatus firmly sutured to the basioccipital and the sensory canal on the posttemporal enclosed wit ...

Solenostomus cyanopterus

The robust ghost pipefish, also known as the blue-finned ghost pipefish, Raceks ghost pipefish, robust-snouted ghost pipefish or the squaretail ghost-pipefish, is a species of false pipefishes belonging to the family Solenostomidae.

Sarcocheilichthys

Sarcocheilichthys lacustris Dybowski, 1872 Sarcocheilichthys kiangsiensis Nichols, 1930 Sarcocheilichthys czerskii L. S. Berg, 1914 Cherskiis thicklip gudgeon Sarcocheilichthys caobangensis V. H. Nguyễn & V. B. Vo, 2001 Sarcocheilichthys biwaensi ...

Pristiophoridae

A sawshark or saw shark is a member of a shark order bearing a unique long, saw-like rostrum edged with sharp teeth, which they use to slash and disable their prey. There are eight species within the Pristiophoriformes, including the longnose or ...

Arnoglossus

The scaldfishes comprise a genus, Arnoglossus, of lefteye flounders. They are found in the Pacific, Indian and Atlantic Oceans, including the Mediterranean and Black Sea. They are entirely absent from most of the Americas; the only exceptions are ...

Scorpaenodes

There are currently 29 recognized species in this genus: Scorpaenodes elongatus Cadenat, 1950 African spotted scorpionfish Scorpaenodes caribbaeus Meek & Hildebrand, 1928 Reef scorpionfish Scorpaenodes steenei G. R. Allen, 1977 Steenes scorpionfi ...

Pangasiidae

The shark catfishes form the family Pangasiidae. They are found in fresh and brackish waters across southern Asia, from Pakistan to Borneo. Among the 30-odd members of this family is the plant-eating, endangered Mekong giant catfish Pangasianodon ...

Sicklefin weasel shark

The sicklefin weasel shark is an uncommon species of ground shark in the family Hemigaleidae. It is native to southern India, southern China, and parts of Southeast Asia, living in shallow waters down to a depth of 170 m. This lightly built shark ...

Siluranodon

Siluranodon auritus is the only species in the genus Siluranodon of the catfish family Schilbeidae. This species is known from the Nile River and the Chad, Niger, Volta, and Comoe basins. In the Sudd, these fish have been found to occur beneath f ...

Silurichthys

Silurichthys is a genus of sheatfishes native to Asia. Some Silurichthys species are economically important as aquarium fishes, and many are useful biological indicators of the health of freshwater or peat swamp forests. In Silurichthys species, ...

Sisoridae

Sisoridae is a family of catfishes. These Asian catfishes live in fast-moving waters and often have adaptations that allow them to adhere to objects in their habitats. The family includes about 235 species.

Trachichthyidae

Slimeheads, also known as roughies and redfish, are mostly small, exceptionally long-lived, deep-sea beryciform fish constituting the family Trachichthyidae. Found in temperate to tropical waters of the Atlantic, Indian, and Pacific Oceans, the f ...

Soleichthys

There are currently eight recognized species in this genus: Soleichthys heterorhinos Bleeker, 1856 Soleichthys oculofasciatus Munroe & Menke, 2004 Banded-eye sole Soleichthys siammakuti Wongratana, 1975 Soleichthys maculosus Muchhala & Munroe, 20 ...

Spratelloides

Spratelloides is a genus of fish in the family Clupeidae. They are small fish used as fishing bait, especially in skipjack tuna-fishing. Some species are also valued as food in certain countries, like Spratelloides gracilis, known as kibinago in ...

Symphysanodon

Symphysanodon, also known as the slopefishes, is a genus of small marine fishes. Most are found in the Indo-Pacific, but three species, S. berryi, S. mona, and S. octoactinus, are found in the Western Atlantic. They are found on rocky reefs at de ...

Tor tambroides

These fish have been found throughout Southeast Asia, ranging from Thailand in the Chao Phraya and Mekong River basins to the Greater Sunda Islands. The species has been reported in Burma. The type locality of Tor tambroides is the Indonesian isl ...

Triacanthidae

Triacanthidae, commonly known as triplespines or tripodfishes, is a family of Indo-Pacific fishes. It is classified in the order Tetraodontiformes, along with the pufferfishes and the ocean sunfish. The family consists of seven species in four ge ...

Trichomycteridae

The Trichomycteridae are a family of catfishes commonly known as pencil catfishes or parasitic catfishes. This family includes the candiru fish, feared by some people for its alleged habit of entering into the urethra of humans. Another species i ...

Vandelliinae

The Vandelliinae are a subfamily of catfishes of the family Trichomycteridae. Vandelliines are hematophagous, feeding on the blood of larger fish. Members of this subfamily may be known as candiru, notorious for occasionally entering human bodily ...

Wallago

There are currently 2 recognized species in this genus, of which only one is recent: † Wallago maemohensis Roberts, 2014 Miocene-aged fossil Wallago attu Bloch & J. G. Schneider, 1801 Wallago For a long time, the Wallago genus was thought to incl ...

Wallagonia leerii

Wallagonia leerii, also known as the striped wallago catfish, helicopter catfish, or Tapah is a species of catfish native to Southeast Asia. Its habitat ranges from the river drainages of Thailand through the Malayan peninsula to the islands of S ...

Caffrocrambus

Caffrocrambus savonarolae Bassi, 2002 Caffrocrambus decolorellus Walker, 1863 Caffrocrambus luteus Bassi, 2002 Caffrocrambus jansei Bassi, 2002 Caffrocrambus ochreus Bleszynski, 1970 Caffrocrambus fulvus Bassi, 2002 Caffrocrambus decolorelloides ...

Chrysocrambus

Chrysocrambus craterellus Scopoli, 1763 Chrysocrambus similimellus Muller-Rutz, 1931 Chrysocrambus brutiellus Bassi, 1985 Chrysocrambus sardiniellus Turati, 1911 Chrysocrambus linetella Fabricius, 1781 Chrysocrambus dentuellus Pierce & Metcalfe, ...

Classeya

Classeya aphrodite Bleszynski, 1964 Classeya medea Bleszynski, 1964 Classeya placydioni Bleszynski, 1960 Classeya symetrica Bassi, 1999 Classeya hexagona T.M. Chen & S.M. Song, 2002 Classeya quadricuspis Hampson, 1919 Classeya argyrodonta Hampson ...

Conocramboides

Conocramboides is a monotypic moth genus of the family Crambidae described by Stanislaw Bleszynski in 1970. Its only species, Conocramboides seychellellus, described by Thomas Bainbrigge Fletcher in 1910, is found in the Seychelles, Reunion and i ...

Fissicrambus

Fissicrambus porcellus Bleszynski, 1967 Fissicrambus quadrinotellus Zeller, 1877 Fissicrambus albilineellus Fernald, 1893 Fissicrambus verselias Bleszynski, 1963 Fissicrambus mutabilis Clemens, 1860 Fissicrambus adonis Bleszynski, 1963 Fissicramb ...

Metaeuchromius

Metaeuchromius grisalis Song & Chen in Chen, Song & Yuan, 2002 Metaeuchromius glacialis Li, 2015 Metaeuchromius kimurai Sasaki, 2005 Metaeuchromius yusufeliensis Nuss & Speidel, 1999 Metaeuchromius anacanthus W. Li & H. Li in Li, Li & Nuss, 2009 ...

Microcrambus

Microcrambus discludellus Moschler, 1890 Microcrambus jolas Bleszynski, 1967 Microcrambus polingi Kearfott, 1908 Microcrambus paucipunctellus Schaus, 1922 Microcrambus asymmetricus Bleszynski, 1967 Microcrambus matheri Klots, 1968 Microcrambus cr ...

Promacrochilo

Promacrochilo is a genus of moths of the family Crambidae described by Stanislaw Bleszynski in 1962. It contains only one species, Promacrochilo ambiguellus, described by Snellen in 1890, which is found in China, India, Nepal, Myanmar, Thailand a ...

Pseudocatharylla

Pseudocatharylla argenticilia Hampson, 1919 Pseudocatharylla angolica Bleszynski, 1964 Pseudocatharylla chalcipterus Hampson, 1896 Pseudocatharylla gioconda Bleszynski, 1964 Pseudocatharylla kibwezica Bleszynski, 1964 Pseudocatharylla innotalis H ...

Roxita

Roxita yunnanella Sung & Chen in Chen, Sung & Yuan, 2002 Roxita acutispinata W. Li & H. Li, 2009 Roxita fujianella Sung & Chen in Chen, Sung & Yuan, 2002 Roxita albipennata Inoue, 1989 Roxita szetschwanella Caradja, 1931 Roxita spinosa W. Li, 201 ...

Amphiprion

Amphiprion is a genus of ray-finned fish which comprises all but one of the species of clownfish or anemonefish in the subfamily Amphiprioninae of the family Pomacentridae.

Anabas testudineus

Anabas testudineus, the climbing perch, is a species of fish in the family Anabantidae, the climbing gouramis. It is native to Asia, where it occurs from India east to China and to the Wallace Line. It is an invasive species that can live without ...

Barramundi

The barramundi or Asian sea bass, is a species of catadromous fish in the family Latidae of the order Perciformes. The species is widely distributed in the Indo-West Pacific region from South Asia to Papua New Guinea and Northern Australia. The f ...

Bodianus

Bodianus or the hogfishes is a genus of fish in the family Labridae found in the Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Ocean. These species have many parasites.

Canthidermis maculata

Canthidermis maculata, also known as rough triggerfish or spotted oceanic triggerfish, is a species of triggerfish native to the tropical and subtropical oceans worldwide. Unlike most triggerfish, they are mostly pelagic. In the Philippines, it i ...

Cichla ocellaris

Cichla ocellaris, sometimes known as the butterfly peacock bass, is a very large species of cichlid from South America, and a prized game fish. It reaches 74 cm in length. It is native to the Marowijne and Essequibo drainages in the Guianas, and ...

Atropus atropos

The cleftbelly trevally, also known as the cleftbelly kingfish, Kuweh trevally or thin crevalle, is a species of tropical marine fish of the jack family, Carangidae. The species inhabits coastal waters throughout the Indo-West Pacific region from ...

Eleotris

There are currently 27 recognized species in this genus: Eleotris aquadulcis G. R. Allen & Coates, 1990 Freshwater sleeper Eleotris fusca Bloch & J. G. Schneider, 1801 Dusky sleeper Eleotris andamensis Herre, 1939 Eleotris perniger Cope, 1871 Sma ...

Epinephelus

The 89 recognized species in this genus are: Epinephelus malabaricus Bloch & J. G. Schneider, 1801 Malabar grouper Epinephelus tuamotuensis Fourmanoir, 1971 reticulated grouper Epinephelus indistinctus J. E. Randall & Heemstra, 1991 Somali groupe ...

Greater lizardfish

They live in the Indo-West Pacific. More specifically, their geographic range spans from Red Sea and east coast of Africa except Kenya, including Madagascar to the Persian Gulf, Arabian Sea, and further east to southeast Asia and Australia but th ...