All fishes reported from Nauru
n = 85 (Incomplete)
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Table 1: 84 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: 0 species demonstrated to be absent in the country/island (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: 85 species reported from the country/island altogether.
Table 1: 84 species currently present in the country/island.
     
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Order Family Species Occurrence FishBase name Name
Tetraodontiformes Balistidae Abalistes stellarisnative Starry triggerfish  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Aphareus furcanative Small toothed jobfish  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Aphareus rutilansnative Rusty jobfish  
Perciformes Pomacanthidae Apolemichthys griffisinative Griffis angelfish  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Aprion virescensnative Green jobfish  
Perciformes Caesionidae Caesio caerulaureanative Blue and gold fusilier  
Perciformes Caesionidae Caesio teresnative Yellow and blueback fusilier  
Perciformes Carangidae Carangoides chrysophrysnative Longnose trevally  
Perciformes Carangidae Carangoides malabaricusnative Malabar trevally  
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus amblyrhynchosnative Blacktail reef shark  
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus longimanusnative Oceanic whitetip shark  
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus melanopterusnative Blacktip reef shark  
Perciformes Cirrhitidae Cirrhitus pinnulatusnative Stocky hawkfish  
Perciformes Coryphaenidae Coryphaena equiselisnative Pompano dolphinfish  
Perciformes Coryphaenidae Coryphaena hippurusnative Common dolphinfish  
Perciformes Drepaneidae Drepane punctatanative Spotted sicklefish  
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Encrasicholina punctifernative Buccaneer anchovy  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Etelis carbunculusnative Deep-water red snapper  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Etelis coruscansnative Deepwater longtail red snapper  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Etelis radiosusnative Pale snapper  
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Galeocerdo cuviernative Tiger shark  
Perciformes Gempylidae Gempylus serpensnative Snake mackerel  
Perciformes Carangidae Gnathanodon speciosusnative Golden trevally  
Perciformes Lethrinidae Gnathodentex aureolineatusnative Striped large-eye bream  
Perciformes Lethrinidae Gymnocranius grandoculisnative Blue-lined large-eye bream  
Perciformes Chaetodontidae Heniochus acuminatusnative Pennant coralfish  
Perciformes Chaetodontidae Heniochus monocerosnative Masked bannerfish  
Perciformes Priacanthidae Heteropriacanthus cruentatusnative Glasseye  
Lamniformes Lamnidae Isurus oxyrinchusnative Shortfin mako  
Perciformes Scombridae Katsuwonus pelamisnative Skipjack tuna  
Perciformes Latidae Lates calcarifernative Barramundi  
Perciformes Gempylidae Lepidocybium flavobrunneumnative Escolar  
Perciformes Scaridae Leptoscarus vaigiensisnative Marbled parrotfish  
Perciformes Lethrinidae Lethrinus amboinensisnative Ambon emperor  
Perciformes Lethrinidae Lethrinus erythracanthusnative Orange-spotted emperor  
Perciformes Lethrinidae Lethrinus lentjannative Pink ear emperor  
Perciformes Lethrinidae Lethrinus obsoletusnative Orange-striped emperor  
Perciformes Lethrinidae Lethrinus olivaceusnative Longface emperor  
Perciformes Lethrinidae Lethrinus rubrioperculatusnative Spotcheek emperor  
Perciformes Lethrinidae Lethrinus semicinctusnative Black blotch emperor  
Perciformes Lobotidae Lobotes surinamensisnative Tripletail  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus boharnative Two-spot red snapper  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus fulvusnative Blacktail snapper  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus gibbusnative Humpback red snapper  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus kasmiranative Common bluestripe snapper  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus monostigmanative One-spot snapper  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus vittanative Brownstripe red snapper  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Macolor nigernative Black and white snapper  
Perciformes Malacanthidae Malacanthus brevirostrisnative Quakerfish  
Perciformes Lethrinidae Monotaxis grandoculisnative Humpnose big-eye bream  
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