List of Freshwater Fishes reported from Turkey
n = 398
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Table 1: 385 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: 12 species demonstrated to be absent in the country/island (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: 398 species reported from the country/island altogether.
Table 1: 385 species currently present in the country/island.
     
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Order Family Species Occurrence FishBase name Name
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Abramis bramanative Freshwater bream Çapak baligi 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Acanthobrama centisquamanative Orontes bream Orontes bream 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Acanthobrama marmidnative Tigris bream Akçapak baligi 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Acanthobrama microlepisnative Blackbrow bleak Inci baligi 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Acanthobrama orontisnative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Acanthobrama thisbeaenative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Acanthobrama tricolornative  Syrian bream 
Acipenseriformes Acipenseridae Acipenser gueldenstaedtiinative Danube sturgeon Rus mersini 
Acipenseriformes Acipenseridae Acipenser nudiventrisnative Fringebarbel sturgeon Şip balığı 
Acipenseriformes Acipenseridae Acipenser persicusnative Persian sturgeon Iran mersini 
Acipenseriformes Acipenseridae Acipenser ruthenusnative Sterlet sturgeon Çuka balığı 
Acipenseriformes Acipenseridae Acipenser stellatusnative Starry sturgeon Sivruska 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnoides bipunctatusnative Schneider Noktali inci baligi 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnoides eichwaldiinative Kura chub Noktali inci baligi 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnoides emineaenative Beyazsu chub Beyazsu chub 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnoides fasciatusnative Transcaucasian spirlin Transcaucasian spirlin 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnoides freyhofinative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnoides kosswiginative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnoides kuruinative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnoides manyasensisnative Manyas spirlin Manyas spirlin 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnoides recepinative Recep's chub Recep's chub 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnoides veliogluinative Velioglu's chub Velioglu's chub 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus adanensisendemic Adana bleak Inci baligi 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus akiliendemic Beysehir bleak Gövce 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus alburnusnative Bleak Inci baligi 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus attalusnative Bak?r shemaya Bakir shemaya 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus balikiendemic Antalya bleak Antalya bleak 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus battalgilaenative Gediz shemaya Inci baligi 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus caeruleusnative Tigris bleak Inci baligi 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus carinatusnative Manyas shemaya Inci baligi 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus chalcoidesnative Danube bleak Tatlisu kolyoz baligi 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus demirinative Eastern Aegean bleak Inci baligi 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus derjugininative Georgian shemaya Inci baligi 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus escherichiinative Caucasian bleak Inci baligi 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus filippiinative Kura bleak Inci baligi 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus heckelinative Hazar bleak Inci baligi 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus hohenackerinative North Caucasian bleak Inci baligi 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus istanbulensisnative  Thracian shemaya 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus kotschyiendemic Arsuz bleak Inci baligi 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus mossulensisnative Mossul bleak Tatli su gümüs baligi 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus nasreddininative Eber bleak Inci baligi 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus nicaeensisnative Iznik shemaya Inci baligi 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus orontisnative Orontes bleak Anadolu inci baligi 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus schischkovinative Black Sea bleak Black Sea bleak 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus selcukluinative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus sellalnative Sellal bleak Gümüs baligi 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus tarichiendemic Tarek Incikefali Bali i 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus timarensisnative   
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Alosa immaculatanative Pontic shad Tirsi 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Alosa maeoticanative Black sea shad Tirsi 
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