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Badidae
Badis
Dario

Badis


Ambassidae
Ambassis
Parambassis

Glassfish


Adrianichthyidae
Adrianichthyinae
Oryziinae

Rice fish


Arapaimidae
Arapaima

Arapaima


Archiridae
Hypoclinemus
Trinectes

Flatfishes


Batrachoidinae
Batrachus

Toadfish


Blenniidae
Blenniinae
Salariinae

Blennies

Usually marine fish there is at least one Freshwater species.


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Amblyopsis Astynax Barbatula
Iranocypris Milyeringa Nemacheilus Oreonectes Phreatichthys Prietella Typhlichthys

Blind fish

In several places around the world fish have evolved cit off from all light for a very long time. Although not necessarily related to each other there are grouped here instead out of ichthyological curiosity.

Oliver Lucanus wrote a good article about these fish here.


Black Crappie (Pomoxis nigromaculatus) printed at the SCMBAS Gyotaku session. - Joe Cutler
Enneacanthus
Lepomis

Sunfish


Channidae

Snakeheads


Datnioidae

Tigerfish


Dipnoi
Neoceratodontidae
Protopteridae

Lungfish

These primitive dinosaur era fishes are in an order by themselves and are very unlike modern fish; humans share a common ancestor with them.


Engraulidae
Amazonsprattus

Anchovies

Mostly marine, there are some freshwater anchovies.


Esociformes
Umbridae

Mud Minnows


Galaxiidae
Galaxiinae

Smelts


Gasterosteidae
Culaea
Gasterosteus Pungitius

Sticklebacks



Hemiramphidae
Arrhamphus

Halfbeaks


Indostomas

Paradox fish

This species is in it's own family as it's not realted to any living fish on earth, hence the paradoxical name.


Monodactylidae
Monodactylus

Monos


Mormyridae
Campylomormyrus
Marcusenius Pollimyrus

Whales and Elephants


One of the most evolved and intelligent of fishes, all possess an electrical system used to at the very least serve as an addition sense. All are on different frequencies so the possibility exists they communication with some sort of fish wifi.

If you were intelligent and had something like this how cold you not use it for at least some soft of communication? This might explain the different frequencies?


Mugilidae
Dajaus

Mullet



Osteoglossidae
Scleropages
Osteoglossum

Arrowana


Pantodontidae
Pantodon

Butterfly fish


Phractolaemidae
Phractolaemus

Proto tetra


Polypterus
bichir delhezi endlicherii
ornatipinnis palmas weeksii

Bichir


Polycentridae
Afronandus
Polycentrus

Leaf fish


Potamotrygonidae
Paratrygon
Potamotrygon

Rays


Retropinnidae
Retropinninae

Australian Smelt


Scatophagidae
Scatophagus

Scats


Scorpaeniformes
Cottidae
Tetrarogidae

Scorpion fish


Syngnathidae
Nerophinae
Syngnathinae

Pipefish


Tarumaniidae

Dinofish

A family erected for a single primative species of fish nearly halfway between an eel and wolf fish (Holpias) that has an inflatable adipose fin.


Terapontidae
Hephaestus

Target fish



Toxotidae
Toxotes

Archer Fish


Zenarchopteridae
Dermogenys
Hemirhamphodon Nomorhamphus

Halfbeaks








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