All fishes reported from Easter Island
n = 193 (Incomplete)
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Table 1: 183 species currently present in the country/island (endemic, native, introduced, reintroduced);
Table 2: 9 species possibly present in the country/island (stray, questionable);
Table 3: 1 species demonstrated to be absent in the country/island (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: 193 species reported from the country/island altogether.
Table 1: 183 species currently present in the country/island.
     
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Order Family Species Occurrence FishBase name Name
Perciformes Pomacentridae Abudefduf sexfasciatusnative Scissortail sergeant  
Perciformes Serranidae Acanthistius fuscusnative Rapanui seabass Kopuku mangaro 
Perciformes Acanthuridae Acanthurus leucopareiusnative Whitebar surgeonfish Ma'ito 
Perciformes Acanthuridae Acanthurus triostegusnative Convict surgeonfish Convict surgeonfish 
Myliobatiformes Myliobatidae Aetobatus narinarinative Spotted eagle ray  
Myliobatiformes Myliobatidae Aetobatus ocellatusnative Ocellated eagle ray Hihimanu 
Perciformes Scombridae Allothunnus fallainative Slender tuna  
Lamniformes Alopiidae Alopias vulpinusnative Thresher Thresher shark 
Tetraodontiformes Monacanthidae Aluterus monocerosnative Unicorn leatherjacket filefish Koreva 
Tetraodontiformes Monacanthidae Aluterus scriptusnative Scribbled leatherjacket filefish Paoa 
Perciformes Chaetodontidae Amphichaetodon melbaenative Narrow-barred butterflyfish Melba's butterflyfish 
Perciformes Labridae Anampses caeruleopunctatusnative Bluespotted wrasse Mori 
Perciformes Labridae Anampses elegansnative Elegant wrasse  
Perciformes Labridae Anampses femininusnative Blue-striped orange tamarin Pahika 
Perciformes Labridae Anampses melanurusnative White-spotted wrasse  
Anguilliformes Muraenidae Anarchias seychellensisnative Seychelles moray Seychelles moray 
Lophiiformes Antennariidae Antennarius randallinative Randall's frogfish Nohu iti iti 
Lophiiformes Antennariidae Antennatus analisnative Tailjet frogfish  
Lophiiformes Antennariidae Antennatus coccineusnative Scarlet frogfish Nohu iti iti 
Lophiiformes Antennariidae Antennatus nummifernative Spotfin frogfish  
Perciformes Caproidae Antigonia caprosnative Deepbody boarfish Deepbody boarfish 
Perciformes Apogonidae Apogon coccineusnative Ruby cardinalfish  
Perciformes Apogonidae Apogon crassicepsnative Transparent cardinalfish  
Perciformes Apogonidae Apogon kautameanative Rapanui cardinalfish Marau 
Perciformes Apogonidae Apogon rubrifuscusnative Flathead cardinalfish Marau 
Perciformes Apogonidae Apogon talbotinative Flame cardinalfish  
Anguilliformes Ophichthidae Apterichtus australisnative Snake eel South Pacific snake eel 
Tetraodontiformes Tetraodontidae Arothron meleagrisnative Guineafowl puffer Titeve kapovai 
Pleuronectiformes Soleidae Aseraggodes bahamondeinative South Pacific sole Rahai 
Perciformes Trichiuridae Assurger anzacnative Razorback scabbardfish  
Syngnathiformes Aulostomidae Aulostomus chinensisnative Chinese trumpetfish Toto amo 
Perciformes Kyphosidae Bathystethus orientalenative Silver knifefish Matiro 
Perciformes Trichiuridae Benthodesmus elongatusnative Elongate frostfish  
Perciformes Labridae Bodianus unimaculatusnative Red pigfish Matuku 
Pleuronectiformes Bothidae Bothus mancusnative Flowery flounder Rahai 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Brotula multibarbatanative Goatsbeard brotula Toke 
Tetraodontiformes Monacanthidae Cantherhines dumeriliinative Whitespotted filefish Koreva 
Tetraodontiformes Monacanthidae Cantherhines rapanuiendemic Rapanui filefish Koreva 
Tetraodontiformes Monacanthidae Cantherhines tikinative   
Tetraodontiformes Tetraodontidae Canthigaster cyanetronendemic Bluebelly toby Bluebelly toby 
Perciformes Serranidae Caprodon longimanusnative Pink maomao Vare vare pua toromiro 
Perciformes Carangidae Carangoides equulanative Whitefin trevally Po'opo'o 
Perciformes Carangidae Caranx lugubrisnative Black jack Ruhi 
Perciformes Carangidae Caranx sexfasciatusnative Bigeye trevally Bigeye trevally 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus galapagensisnative Galapagos shark Mango 
Lamniformes Lamnidae Carcharodon carchariasnative Great white shark  
Perciformes Pomacanthidae Centropyge hotumatuanative Blackear angelfish Kototi para 
Perciformes Chaetodontidae Chaetodon flavirostrisnative Black butterflyfish Tipi tipi 
Perciformes Chaetodontidae Chaetodon litusendemic Easter Island butterflyfish Tipi tipi'uri 
Perciformes Chaetodontidae Chaetodon mertensiinative Atoll butterflyfish Tipi tipi 
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