All fishes reported from Tunisia
n = 372 (Incomplete)
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Table 1: 364 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: 7 species demonstrated to be absent in the country/island (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: 372 species reported from the country/island altogether.
Table 1: 364 species currently present in the country/island.
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Order Family Species Occurrence FishBase name Name
Perciformes Scombridae Acanthocybium solandrinative Wahoo  
Perciformes Sparidae Acanthopagrus bifasciatusintroduced Twobar seabream  
Acipenseriformes Acipenseridae Acipenser sturionative Sturgeon  
Myliobatiformes Myliobatidae Aetomylaeus bovinusnative Bull ray  
Perciformes Blenniidae Aidablennius sphynxnative   
Perciformes Carangidae Alectis alexandrinanative Alexandria pompano  
Lamniformes Alopiidae Alopias superciliosusnative Bigeye thresher  
Lamniformes Alopiidae Alopias vulpinusnative Thresher  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Alosa algeriensisnative North African shad  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Alosa alosanative Allis shad  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Alosa fallaxnative Twaite shad  
Tetraodontiformes Monacanthidae Aluterus monocerosintroduced Unicorn leatherjacket filefish  
Anguilliformes Anguillidae Anguilla anguillanative European eel Hancha 
Perciformes Serranidae Anthias anthiasnative Swallowtail seaperch  
Cyprinodontiformes Cyprinodontidae Aphanius fasciatusnative Mediterranean banded killifish  
Perciformes Apogonidae Apogon imberbisnative Cardinal fish  
Anguilliformes Ophichthidae Apterichtus anguiformisnative Slender finless eel  
Anguilliformes Ophichthidae Apterichtus caecusnative European finless eel  
Aulopiformes Paralepididae Arctozenus rissonative Spotted barracudina  
Osmeriformes Argentinidae Argentina sphyraenanative Argentine  
Stomiiformes Sternoptychidae Argyropelecus hemigymnusnative Half-naked hatchetfish  
Perciformes Sciaenidae Argyrosomus regiusnative Meagre Salamun 
Anguilliformes Congridae Ariosoma balearicumnative Bandtooth conger  
Pleuronectiformes Bothidae Arnoglossus imperialisnative Imperial scaldfish  
Pleuronectiformes Bothidae Arnoglossus kesslerinative Scaldback  
Pleuronectiformes Bothidae Arnoglossus laternanative Mediterranean scaldfish  
Pleuronectiformes Bothidae Arnoglossus rueppeliinative Rüppell's scaldback  
Pleuronectiformes Bothidae Arnoglossus thorinative Thor's scaldfish  
Perciformes Cichlidae Astatotilapia desfontainiinative   
Atheriniformes Atherinidae Atherina boyerinative Big-scale sand smelt  
Atheriniformes Atherinidae Atherina hepsetusnative Mediterranean sand smelt Bou chaïra 
Atheriniformes Atherinidae Atherina presbyternative Sand smelt  
Aulopiformes Aulopidae Aulopus filamentosusnative Royal flagfin  
Perciformes Scombridae Auxis rocheinative Bullet tuna Tebrelli 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Bathophilus nigerrimusnative Scaleless dragonfish  
Myliobatiformes Dasyatidae Bathytoshia centrouranative Roughtail stingray  
Beloniformes Belonidae Belone belonenative Garfish Misella 
Beloniformes Belonidae Belone svetovidovinative  Misella 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Benthocometes robustusnative   
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Benthosema glacialenative Glacier lantern fish  
Perciformes Blenniidae Blennius ocellarisnative Butterfly blenny  
Perciformes Sparidae Boops boopsnative Bogue Sbouga 
Pleuronectiformes Bothidae Bothus podasnative Wide-eyed flounder  
Perciformes Bramidae Brama bramanative Atlantic pomfret  
Pleuronectiformes Soleidae Buglossidium luteumnative Solenette Balay 
Perciformes Callanthiidae Callanthias rubernative Parrot seaperch  
Perciformes Callionymidae Callionymus maculatusnative   
Perciformes Callionymidae Callionymus rissonative Risso’s dragonet  
Perciformes Carangidae Campogramma glaycosnative Vadigo  
Perciformes Caproidae Capros apernative Boarfish  
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