List of Marine Fishes reported from Ireland
n = 377
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Table 1: 372 species currently present in the country/island (endemic, native, introduced, reintroduced);
Table 2: 1 species possibly present in the country/island (stray, questionable);
Table 3: 4 species demonstrated to be absent in the country/island (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: 377 species reported from the country/island altogether.
Table 4: 377 species reported from the country/island altogether.
     
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Order Family Species Occurrence FishBase name Name
Acipenseriformes Acipenseridae Acipenser sturionative Sturgeon Bradan Fearna 
Scorpaeniformes Agonidae Agonus cataphractusnative Hooknose An muíricín 
Aulopiformes Alepisauridae Alepisaurus feroxnative Long snouted lancetfish  
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Alepocephalus agassiziinative Agassiz' slickhead  
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Alepocephalus australisnative Small scaled brown slickhead  
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Alepocephalus bairdiinative Baird's slickhead  
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Alepocephalus productusnative Smalleye smooth-head  
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Alepocephalus rostratusnative Risso's smooth-head  
Lamniformes Alopiidae Alopias vulpinusnative Thresher  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Alosa alosanative Allis shad Allis shad 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Alosa fallaxnative Twaite shad An tsead fhallasach 
Rajiformes Rajidae Amblyraja radiatanative Starry ray  
Perciformes Ammodytidae Ammodytes marinusnative Lesser sand-eel  
Perciformes Ammodytidae Ammodytes tobianusnative Small sandeel Corr ghainimh bheag/ an corr 
Perciformes Anarhichadidae Anarhichas lupusnative Atlantic wolffish  
Anguilliformes Anguillidae Anguilla anguillanative European eel Eascann 
Beryciformes Anoplogastridae Anoplogaster cornutanative Common fangtooth  
Gadiformes Moridae Antimora rostratanative Blue antimora  
Perciformes Trichiuridae Aphanopus carbonative Black scabbardfish  
Perciformes Gobiidae Aphia minutanative Transparent goby  
Gobiesociformes Gobiesocidae Apletodon dentatusnative Small-headed clingfish  
Carcharhiniformes Scyliorhinidae Apristurus laurussoniinative Iceland catshark  
Carcharhiniformes Scyliorhinidae Apristurus manisnative Ghost catshark  
Carcharhiniformes Scyliorhinidae Apristurus melanoaspernative Black roughscale catshark  
Aulopiformes Paralepididae Arctozenus rissonative Spotted barracudina  
Osmeriformes Argentinidae Argentina silusnative Greater argentine  
Osmeriformes Argentinidae Argentina sphyraenanative Argentine  
Stomiiformes Sternoptychidae Argyropelecus hemigymnusnative Half-naked hatchetfish  
Stomiiformes Sternoptychidae Argyropelecus olfersiinative   
Pleuronectiformes Bothidae Arnoglossus imperialisnative Imperial scaldfish  
Pleuronectiformes Bothidae Arnoglossus laternanative Mediterranean scaldfish  
Pleuronectiformes Bothidae Arnoglossus thorinative Thor's scaldfish  
Scorpaeniformes Cottidae Artediellus atlanticusnative Atlantic hookear sculpin  
Atheriniformes Atherinidae Atherina presbyternative Sand smelt Trosgan 
Perciformes Scombridae Auxis rocheinative Bullet tuna  
Perciformes Scombridae Auxis thazardnative Frigate tuna  
Tetraodontiformes Balistidae Balistes capriscusnative Grey triggerfish  
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Bassozetus taenianative   
Gadiformes Macrouridae Bathygadus melanobranchusnative Vaillant's grenadier  
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Bathylaco nigricansnative Black warrior  
Osmeriformes Bathylagidae Bathylagus euryopsnative Goiter blacksmelt  
Aulopiformes Ipnopidae Bathypterois dubiusnative Mediterranean spiderfish  
Aulopiformes Ipnopidae Bathypterois longipesnative Abyssal spiderfish  
Aulopiformes Bathysauridae Bathysaurus feroxnative Deep-sea lizardfish  
Aulopiformes Bathysauridae Bathysaurus mollisnative Highfin lizardfish  
Pleuronectiformes Soleidae Bathysolea profundicolanative Deepwater sole  
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Bathytroctes macrolepisnative Koefoed's smooth-head  
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Bathytroctes michaelsarsinative Michael Sars smooth-head  
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Bathytroctes microlepisnative Smallscale smooth-head  
Beloniformes Belonidae Belone belonenative Garfish An chorr uaine 
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