List of Marine Fishes reported from Iran (Islamic Republic of)
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Table 1: 398 species currently present in the country/island (endemic, native, introduced, reintroduced);
Table 2: 7 species possibly present in the country/island (stray, questionable);
Table 3: 5 species demonstrated to be absent in the country/island (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: 410 species reported from the country/island altogether.
Table 1: 398 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 Cepolidae Acanthocepola abbreviatanative Bandfish Navar-mahi 
Perciformes Sparidae Acanthopagrus arabicusnative Arabian yellowfin seabream  
Perciformes Sparidae Acanthopagrus berdanative Goldsilk seabream  
Perciformes Sparidae Acanthopagrus bifasciatusnative Twobar seabream  
Perciformes Acanthuridae Acanthurus blochiinative Ringtail surgeonfish Jarrah-mahi-e-ghahvahei 
Perciformes Acanthuridae Acanthurus sohalnative Sohal surgeonfish  
Perciformes Gobiidae Acentrogobius dayinative Day's goby  
Acipenseriformes Acipenseridae Acipenser gueldenstaedtiinative Danube sturgeon Chalbash 
Rhinopristiformes Rhinobatidae Acroteriobatus salalahnative Salalah guitarfish  
Perciformes Serranidae Aethaloperca rogaanative Redmouth grouper Hamoor-e-siah 
Myliobatiformes Myliobatidae Aetobatus narinarinative Spotted eagle ray Ramak-e-khaldar 
Myliobatiformes Myliobatidae Aetomylaeus maculatusnative Mottled eagle ray Ramak-e-mokhattat 
Myliobatiformes Myliobatidae Aetomylaeus nichofiinative Banded eagle ray Ramak-e-khatkamani 
Perciformes Carangidae Alectis ciliarisnative African pompano  
Perciformes Carangidae Alectis indicanative Indian threadfish Moghavva goozh-posht 
Perciformes Carangidae Alepes djedabanative Shrimp scad Gish-e-maygooii 
Perciformes Carangidae Alepes kleiniinative Razorbelly scad Gish-e-riz 
Perciformes Carangidae Alepes melanopteranative Blackfin scad Gish-e-balleh-syah 
Perciformes Carangidae Alepes varinative Herring scad  
Lamniformes Alopiidae Alopias pelagicusnative Pelagic thresher Kooseh-e-derazdom 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Alosa braschnikowinative Caspian marine shad Shagmahi 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Alosa caspianative Caspian shad شاه ماهي 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Alosa saposchnikowiinative Saposhnikovi shad Shagmahi-e-cheshm dorosht 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Alosa sphaerocephalanative Agrakhan shad Shag Mahi Agrakhan 
Perciformes Blenniidae Alticus kirkiinative Kirk's blenny  
Tetraodontiformes Monacanthidae Aluterus monocerosnative Unicorn leatherjacket filefish Takshakh-mahi-e-khakestari 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Amblygaster leiogasternative Smoothbelly sardinella  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Amblygaster sirmnative Spotted sardinella  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Anodontostoma chacundanative Chacunda gizzard shad Govaf-e-koochak 
Perciformes Blenniidae Antennablennius adenensisnative Aden blenny  
Perciformes Blenniidae Antennablennius variopunctatusnative Orangedotted blenny  
Lophiiformes Antennariidae Antennatus nummifernative Spotfin frogfish  
Cyprinodontiformes Cyprinodontidae Aphanius farsicusendemic Farsi tooth-carp Kapour -e- dandandar-e-Farsi 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Aphareus furcanative Small toothed jobfish  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Aphareus rutilansnative Rusty jobfish  
Scorpaeniformes Apistidae Apistus carinatusnative Ocellated waspfish Zanboor-mahi-e-khal-chashmi 
Perciformes Apogonidae Apogonichthyoides nigripinnisnative Bullseye Dahanlaneh-e-Khaldar 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Aprion virescensnative Green jobfish  
Perciformes Apogonidae Archamia bleekerinative Gon's cardinalfish  
Perciformes Sparidae Argyrops spinifernative King soldier bream Kupar 
Tetraodontiformes Tetraodontidae Arothron stellatusnative Stellate puffer Badkonak-mahi-e-ghahvahei 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Atrobucca nibenative Blackmouth croaker  
Perciformes Carangidae Atropus atroposnative Cleftbelly trevally Gish-e-shekam shyary 
Perciformes Carangidae Atule matenative Yellowtail scad Gish-e-goosh-syah 
Perciformes Leiognathidae Aurigequula fasciatanative Striped ponyfish  
Perciformes Scombridae Auxis rocheinative Bullet tuna  
Perciformes Scombridae Auxis thazardnative Frigate tuna Batch-e-zardeh 
Perciformes Gobiidae Benthophilus grimminative   
Perciformes Gobiidae Benthophilus mahmudbejovinative Small-spine tadpole-goby  
Perciformes Gobiidae Benthophilus spinosusnative Spiny pugolovka  
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Benthosema pterotumnative Skinnycheek lanternfish  
Pleuronectiformes Soleidae Brachirus orientalisnative Oriental sole Kafshak-e-gerd 
Myliobatiformes Dasyatidae Brevitrygon walganative Scaly whipray Pow-e-dokhar 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Brotula multibarbatanative Goatsbeard brotula  
Perciformes Caesionidae Caesio lunarisnative Lunar fusilier  
Perciformes Caesionidae Caesio varilineatanative Variable-lined fusilier  
Perciformes Callionymidae Callionymus margaretaenative Margaret's dragonet  
Perciformes Callionymidae Callionymus persicusnative Persian dragonet  
Perciformes Carangidae Carangoides armatusnative Longfin trevally Gish-e-deraz baleh 
Perciformes Carangidae Carangoides bajadnative Orangespotted trevally  
Perciformes Carangidae Carangoides chrysophrysnative Longnose trevally Gish-e-balafshan 
Perciformes Carangidae Carangoides coeruleopinnatusnative Coastal trevally Gish-e-darakhshan 
Perciformes Carangidae Carangoides equulanative Whitefin trevally  
Perciformes Carangidae Carangoides ferdaunative Blue trevally  
Perciformes Carangidae Carangoides fulvoguttatusnative Yellowspotted trevally  
Perciformes Carangidae Carangoides gymnostethusnative Bludger  
Perciformes Carangidae Carangoides malabaricusnative Malabar trevally Gish-e-khalsefid 
Perciformes Carangidae Carangoides praeustusnative Brownback trevally  
Perciformes Carangidae Carangoides talamparoidesnative Imposter trevally Gish-e-pahn 
Perciformes Carangidae Caranx heberinative Blacktip trevally Poroo domsyah 
Perciformes Carangidae Caranx ignobilisnative Giant trevally Gish-e-bozorg 
Perciformes Carangidae Caranx sexfasciatusnative Bigeye trevally Poroo-e-chashmdorosht 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus dussumierinative Whitecheek shark Kooseh-e-chaneh-e-sefid 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus leucasnative Bull shark Kooseh 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus limbatusnative Blacktip shark  
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus maclotinative Hardnose shark Kooseh-e-noktiz 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus melanopterusnative Blacktip reef shark  
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus plumbeusnative Sandbar shark  
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus sorrahnative Spot-tail shark Kooseh-e-baleh-syah 
Petromyzontiformes Petromyzontidae Caspiomyzon wagnerinative Caspian lamprey Mahi Dahangerd Daryacheh-ye Khazar 
Syngnathiformes Centriscidae Centriscus scutatusnative Grooved razor-fish Maygoo-mahi 
Perciformes Serranidae Cephalopholis hemistiktosnative Yellowfin hind Saman-e-ajori 
Carcharhiniformes Hemigaleidae Chaenogaleus macrostomanative Hooktooth shark Kooseh-e-ghollab-dandan 
Gonorynchiformes Chanidae Chanos chanosnative Milkfish Khameh Mahi 
Perciformes Labridae Cheilinus lunulatusnative Broomtail wrasse Zomorrod-mahi-e-domjaroobi 
Perciformes Sparidae Cheimerius nufarnative Santer seabream  
Mugiliformes Mugilidae Chelon auratusintroduced Golden grey mullet Kefal Talaee 
Mugiliformes Mugilidae Chelon saliensintroduced Leaping mullet Kefal-e Saliens 
Tetraodontiformes Tetraodontidae Chelonodon patocanative Milkspotted puffer Badkonak-mahi-e-zeytooni 
Orectolobiformes Hemiscylliidae Chiloscyllium arabicumnative Arabian carpetshark Gorbeh-kooseh-e-arabi 
Orectolobiformes Hemiscylliidae Chiloscyllium griseumnative Grey bambooshark  
Orectolobiformes Hemiscylliidae Chiloscyllium indicumnative Slender bambooshark  
Orectolobiformes Hemiscylliidae Chiloscyllium punctatumnative Brownbanded bambooshark Gorbeh-kooseh-e-lakkedar 
Clupeiformes Chirocentridae Chirocentrus dorabnative Dorab wolf-herring  
Clupeiformes Chirocentridae Chirocentrus nudusnative Whitefin wolf-herring Kharoo baleh-sefid 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Chondrostoma cyrinative Kura nase Shekamsiah-e-Aras 
Perciformes Pomacentridae Chrysiptera unimaculatanative Onespot demoiselle  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Clupeonella caspianative Caspian tyulka Kilka-e-maamooli 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Clupeonella cultriventrisnative Black and Caspian Sea sprat Kilka-ye Ma'muli 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Clupeonella engrauliformisnative Anchovy sprat Rizeh Keraye 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Clupeonella grimminative Southern Caspian sprat Kilka-ye Cheshm Dorosht 
Batrachoidiformes Batrachoididae Colletteichthys occidentalisnative Arabian toadfish  
Anguilliformes Muraenesocidae Congresox talabonnative Yellow pike conger Mar-mahi-e-zard 
Perciformes Gobiidae Coryogalops adamsoninative Adamson's goby  
Perciformes Coryphaenidae Coryphaena hippurusnative Common dolphinfish Galit-e-maamooli 
Perciformes Sparidae Crenidens crenidensnative Karanteen seabream Sim-e-dandan-noma 
Perciformes Sparidae Crenidens indicusnative   
Tetraodontiformes Diodontidae Cyclichthys orbicularisnative Birdbeak burrfish Kharposht-mahi-e-Lab-menghari 
Pleuronectiformes Cynoglossidae Cynoglossus arelnative Largescale tonguesole Zabangavi-e-doroshtpoolak 
Pleuronectiformes Cynoglossidae Cynoglossus bilineatusnative Fourlined tonguesole Zabangavi-e-chaharkhat 
Pleuronectiformes Cynoglossidae Cynoglossus kopsiinative Shortheaded tonguesole  
Perciformes Carangidae Decapterus macrosomanative Shortfin scad  
Perciformes Carangidae Decapterus russellinative Indian scad  
Perciformes Serranidae Dermatolepis striolatanative Smooth grouper  
Perciformes Haemulidae Diagramma pictumnative Painted sweetlips Khannoo khakestari 
Perciformes Sparidae Diplodus kotschyinative One spot seabream  
Syngnathiformes Syngnathidae Doryrhamphus excisus abbreviatusnative   
Perciformes Drepaneidae Drepane longimananative Concertina fish Aroosmahi-e-navari 
Perciformes Drepaneidae Drepane punctatanative Spotted sicklefish Aroosmahi-e-manghoot 
Clupeiformes Dussumieriidae Dussumieria acutanative Rainbow sardine Sardin-e-rangin-kaman 
Clupeiformes Dussumieriidae Dussumieria elopsoidesnative Slender rainbow sardine  
Perciformes Echeneidae Echeneis naucratesnative Live sharksucker Chasbak-mahi 
Perciformes Carangidae Elagatis bipinnulatanative Rainbow runner  
Perciformes Polynemidae Eleutheronema tetradactylumnative Fourfinger threadfin Rashgoo maamooli 
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Encrasicholina devisinative Devis' anchovy  
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Encrasicholina punctifernative Buccaneer anchovy  
Perciformes Ephippidae Ephippus orbisnative Orbfish Shing-mahi 
Perciformes Serranidae Epinephelus areolatusnative Areolate grouper  
Perciformes Serranidae Epinephelus bleekerinative Duskytail grouper Hamoor-e-khal-naranji 
Perciformes Serranidae Epinephelus chlorostigmanative Brownspotted grouper Hamoor-e-manghoot-e-ghahvahei 
Perciformes Serranidae Epinephelus coeruleopunctatusnative Whitespotted grouper  
Perciformes Serranidae Epinephelus coioidesnative Orange-spotted grouper Hamoor maamooli 
Perciformes Serranidae Epinephelus diacanthusnative Spinycheek grouper Hamoor-e-panj-navari 
Perciformes Serranidae Epinephelus epistictusnative Dotted grouper Hamoor-e-khat-shekasteh 
Perciformes Serranidae Epinephelus latifasciatusnative Striped grouper Hamoor-e-khaki 
Perciformes Serranidae Epinephelus malabaricusnative Malabar grouper Hamoor-e-malabari 
Perciformes Serranidae Epinephelus multinotatusnative White-blotched grouper  
Perciformes Serranidae Epinephelus polylepisnative Smallscaled grouper  
Perciformes Serranidae Epinephelus stoliczkaenative Epaulet grouper Hamoor-e-lakkeh-zeytooni-e-manghoot 
Perciformes Leiognathidae Equulites lineolatusnative Ornate ponyfish Panjzari-e-mozayyan 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Etelis carbunculusnative Deep-water red snapper  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Etelis coruscansnative Deepwater longtail red snapper  
Perciformes Trichiuridae Eupleurogrammus glossodonnative Longtooth hairtail  
Perciformes Trichiuridae Eupleurogrammus muticusnative Smallhead hairtail  
Carcharhiniformes Sphyrnidae Eusphyra blochiinative Winghead shark  
Perciformes Scombridae Euthynnus affinisnative Kawakawa Zardeh 
Syngnathiformes Syngnathidae Festucalex erythraeusnative   
Syngnathiformes Fistulariidae Fistularia petimbanative Red cornetfish Lablooleh-mahi-e-ghahvahei 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Galeocerdo cuviernative Tiger shark Kooseh-e-babri 
Gasterosteiformes Gasterosteidae Gasterosteus aculeatusintroduced Three-spined stickleback Sehkhareh 
Perciformes Gerreidae Gerres infasciatusnative Nonbanded whipfin mojarra  
Perciformes Gerreidae Gerres limbatusnative Saddleback silver-biddy  
Perciformes Gerreidae Gerres longirostrisnative Strongspine silver-biddy Chaghook-e-posht-talaei 
Perciformes Carangidae Gnathanodon speciosusnative Golden trevally Gish-e-talaie 
Perciformes Gobiidae Gobiodon citrinusnative Poison goby  
Scorpaeniformes Platycephalidae Grammoplites suppositusnative Spotfin flathead Zaminkan-e-khalbaleh 
Anguilliformes Muraenidae Gymnothorax undulatusnative Undulated moray  
Myliobatiformes Gymnuridae Gymnura poeciluranative Long-tailed butterfly ray  
Carcharhiniformes Hemigaleidae Hemipristis elongatanative Snaggletooth shark  
Beloniformes Hemiramphidae Hemiramphus archipelagicusnative Jumping halfbeak Nim-menghar-e-jahandeh 
Perciformes Chaetodontidae Heniochus acuminatusnative Pennant coralfish Parvaneh-mahi-e-sehnavari 
Perciformes Chaetodontidae Heniochus monocerosnative Masked bannerfish  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Herklotsichthys losseinative Gulf herring  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Herklotsichthys quadrimaculatusnative Bluestripe herring  
Perciformes Priacanthidae Heteropriacanthus cruentatusnative Glasseye  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Hilsa keleenative Kelee shad  
Myliobatiformes Dasyatidae Himantura randallinative Arabian banded whipray  
Myliobatiformes Dasyatidae Himantura uarnaknative Honeycomb stingray Pow-e-palangy 
Syngnathiformes Syngnathidae Hippichthys cyanospilosnative Blue-spotted pipefish  
Acipenseriformes Acipenseridae Huso husonative Beluga Sag Mahi 
Carcharhiniformes Triakidae Hypogaleus hyugaensisnative Blacktip tope  
Perciformes Gobiidae Hyrcanogobius berginative Volga dwarf goby  
Carcharhiniformes Triakidae Iago omanensisnative Bigeye houndshark  
Clupeiformes Pristigasteridae Ilisha megalopteranative Bigeye ilisha Shamsak-e-bozorg 
Clupeiformes Pristigasteridae Ilisha melastomanative Indian ilisha Shamsak-e-koochak 
Clupeiformes Pristigasteridae Ilisha sirishainative Lobejaw ilisha  
Perciformes Cichlidae Iranocichla hormuzensisendemic  Siklid Irani 
Perciformes Istiophoridae Istiompax indicanative Black marlin Neyzeh-mahi-e-syah 
Perciformes Istiophoridae Istiophorus platypterusnative Indo-Pacific sailfish Badban-mahi 
Lamniformes Lamnidae Isurus oxyrinchusnative Shortfin mako Kooseh-e-vahshi 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Johnius amblycephalusnative Bearded croaker  
Perciformes Sciaenidae Johnius belangeriinative Belanger's croaker  
Perciformes Sciaenidae Johnius borneensisnative Sharpnose hammer croaker  
Perciformes Istiophoridae Kajikia audaxnative Striped marlin  
Perciformes Scombridae Katsuwonus pelamisnative Skipjack tuna Havoor-e-masghati 
Perciformes Gobiidae Knipowitschia iljininative  Gel-ye Mahi 
Perciformes Gobiidae Koumansetta hectorinative Hector's goby  
Scorpaeniformes Platycephalidae Kumococius rodericensisnative Spiny flathead  
Perciformes Kyphosidae Kyphosus vaigiensisnative Brassy chub Charmbaleh-e-boronzi 
Perciformes Labridae Labroides dimidiatusnative Bluestreak cleaner wrasse  
Perciformes Lactariidae Lactarius lactariusnative False trevally Gish-e-dorooghin 
Tetraodontiformes Tetraodontidae Lagocephalus guentherinative Diamondback puffer  
Tetraodontiformes Tetraodontidae Lagocephalus inermisnative Smooth blaasop Badkonak-mahi-e-saf 
Tetraodontiformes Tetraodontidae Lagocephalus lunarisnative Lunartail puffer  
Perciformes Leiognathidae Leiognathus brevirostrisnative Shortnose ponyfish Panjzari-e-khalposht 
Perciformes Leiognathidae Leiognathus equulusnative Common ponyfish Panjzari-e-bozorg 
Scorpaeniformes Triglidae Lepidotrigla bispinosanative Bullhorn gurnard Khoroosak-e-shakh-gavi 
Scorpaeniformes Triglidae Lepidotrigla faureinative Scalybreast gurnard  
Perciformes Lethrinidae Lethrinus borbonicusnative Snubnose emperor  
Perciformes Lethrinidae Lethrinus crocineusnative Yellowtail emperor Shehri-e-dom-zard 
Perciformes Lethrinidae Lethrinus lentjannative Pink ear emperor Shehri-e-goosh-ghermez 
Perciformes Lethrinidae Lethrinus microdonnative Smalltooth emperor Shehri-e-derazsoorat-e-ghahvehei 
Perciformes Lethrinidae Lethrinus nebulosusnative Spangled emperor Shehri-e-maamooli 
Mugiliformes Mugilidae Liza klunzingerinative Klunzinger's mullet  
Perciformes Lobotidae Lobotes surinamensisnative Tripletail Se-dom-mahi 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Luciobarbus brachycephalusnative Aral barbel سس ماهي 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus argentimaculatusnative Mangrove red snapper Sorkhoo harra 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus bengalensisnative Bengal snapper Sorkhoo bangali 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus coeruleolineatusnative Blueline snapper  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus erythropterusnative Crimson snapper Sorkhoo-e-khooni 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus fulviflammanative Dory snapper Sorkhoo zard-e-khal-syah 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus johniinative John's snapper Sorkhoo-e-maamooli 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus lemniscatusnative Yellowstreaked snapper Sorkhoo mokhattat-e-zard 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus lunulatusnative Lunartail snapper  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus lutjanusnative Bigeye snapper Sorkhoo chashm-dorosht 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus malabaricusnative Malabar blood snapper Sorkhoo malabari 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus quinquelineatusnative Five-lined snapper Sorkhoo panj-khat 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus rivulatusnative Blubberlip snapper Sorkhoo ghahvehee 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus russelliinative Russell's snapper Sorkhoo hasht-khat 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus sanguineusnative Humphead snapper  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus sebaenative Emperor red snapper  
Myliobatiformes Dasyatidae Maculabatis gerrardinative Sharpnose stingray Pow-e-chahargoosh 
Perciformes Carangidae Megalaspis cordylanative Torpedo scad Katoo 
Perciformes Menidae Mene maculatanative Moonfish Mah-mahi 
Perciformes Gobiidae Mesogobius nonultimusnative   
Scorpaeniformes Synanceiidae Minous dempsteraenative Obliquebanded stingfish Gazandeh-mahi 
Scorpaeniformes Synanceiidae Minous monodactylusnative Grey stingfish  
Tetraodontiformes Molidae Mola molanative Ocean sunfish Korshid-mahi-e-oghyanoosi 
Perciformes Mullidae Mullus barbatus barbatusintroduced Red mullet  
Anguilliformes Muraenesocidae Muraenesox cinereusnative Daggertooth pike conger Mar-mahi-e-tiz-dandan 
Carcharhiniformes Triakidae Mustelus mosisnative Arabian smooth-hound  
Perciformes Carangidae Naucrates ductornative Pilotfish  
Orectolobiformes Ginglymostomatidae Nebrius ferrugineusnative Tawny nurse shark  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Nematalosa arabicanative Arabian gizzard shad  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Nematalosa nasusnative Bloch's gizzard shad Govaf-e-reshtehdar 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Nematalosa resticularianative Gulf gizzard shad  
Perciformes Nemipteridae Nemipterus bipunctatusnative Delagoa threadfin bream  
Perciformes Nemipteridae Nemipterus japonicusnative Japanese threadfin bream  
Perciformes Nemipteridae Nemipterus peroniinative Notchedfin threadfin bream Govazim-e-lakkedar 
Perciformes Nemipteridae Nemipterus randallinative Randall's threadfin bream  
Perciformes Gobiidae Neogobius caspiusnative Caspian goby Gel-ye Mahi Khazari 
Siluriformes Ariidae Netuma thalassinanative Giant catfish Gorbeh-mahi-e-bozorg 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Nibea maculatanative Blotched croaker Moshkoo lakkehdar 
Perciformes Blenniidae Omobranchus mekranensisnative Mekran blenny  
Anguilliformes Ophichthidae Ophichthus apicalisnative Bluntnose snake-eel Mar-mahi-e-poosehkond 
Clupeiformes Pristigasteridae Opisthopterus tardoorenative Tardoore  
Perciformes Apogonidae Ostorhinchus fasciatusnative Broadbanded cardinalfish Dahanlaneh-e-donavari 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Otolithes rubernative Tigertooth croaker Shoorideh 
Perciformes Gobiidae Oxyurichthys microlepisnative Maned goby  
Perciformes Stromateidae Pampus argenteusnative Silver pomfret Halva sefid 
Perciformes Blenniidae Parablennius opercularisnative Cheekspot blenny  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Paracaesio xanthuranative Yellowtail blue snapper  
Tetraodontiformes Monacanthidae Paramonacanthus arabicusnative Gulf filefish  
Perciformes Sciaenidae Paranibea semiluctuosanative Half-mourning croaker Moshkoo syah 
Perciformes Nemipteridae Parascolopsis aspinosanative Smooth dwarf monocle bream Govazim-e-chashm-dorosht 
Perciformes Nemipteridae Parascolopsis eriommanative Rosy dwarf monocle bream  
Perciformes Nemipteridae Parascolopsis townsendinative Scaly dwarf monocle bream  
Perciformes Carangidae Parastromateus nigernative Black pomfret Halva-siah 
Pleuronectiformes Soleidae Pardachirus marmoratusnative Finless sole  
Perciformes Mullidae Parupeneus rubescensnative Rosy goatfish Boz-mahi-e-sorkh-jameh 
Myliobatiformes Dasyatidae Pastinachus sephennative Cowtail stingray  
Perciformes Terapontidae Pelates quadrilineatusnative Fourlined terapon Yalli-e-chahar-khat 
Clupeiformes Pristigasteridae Pellona ditchelanative Indian pellona  
Perciformes Sciaenidae Pennahia aneanative Donkey croaker Shebheshoorideh chashmdorosht 
Perciformes Gerreidae Pentaprion longimanusnative Longfin mojarra Chaghook-e-shaffat 
Perciformes Gobiidae Periophthalmus waltoninative Walton's mudskipper Gel-cheragh 
Perciformes Leiognathidae Photopectoralis bindusnative Orangefin ponyfish Panjzari-e-balehnaranji 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Pinjalo pinjalonative Pinjalo Sorkhoo kajpoolak 
Perciformes Blenniidae Plagiotremus townsendinative Townsend's fangblenny  
Perciformes Ephippidae Platax orbicularisnative Orbicular batfish Khoffash-mahi 
Scorpaeniformes Platycephalidae Platycephalus indicusnative Bartail flathead Zaminkan-e-dom-navari 
Perciformes Haemulidae Plectorhinchus flavomaculatusnative Lemonfish Khannoo limooei 
Perciformes Haemulidae Plectorhinchus gaterinusnative Blackspotted rubberlip Khannoo zard-balleh 
Perciformes Haemulidae Plectorhinchus pictusnative Trout sweetlips Khannoo Khal-siah 
Perciformes Haemulidae Plectorhinchus schotafnative Minstrel sweetlips Khannoo goosh-ghermez 
Siluriformes Ariidae Plicofollis dussumierinative Blacktip sea catfish Gorbeh-mahi-e-Khaki 
Siluriformes Ariidae Plicofollis layardinative Thinspine sea catfish  
Siluriformes Plotosidae Plotosus lineatusnative Striped eel catfish  
Perciformes Polynemidae Polydactylus plebeiusnative Striped threadfin Rashgoo mokhattat 
Perciformes Pomacanthidae Pomacanthus maculosusnative Yellowbar angelfish Hamad 
Perciformes Haemulidae Pomadasys furcatusnative Banded grunter Sangsar-e-shesh-khat 
Perciformes Haemulidae Pomadasys kaakannative Javelin grunter Sangsar-e-maamooli 
Perciformes Haemulidae Pomadasys maculatusnative Saddle grunt Sangsar-e-chahar-lakkeh 
Perciformes Haemulidae Pomadasys stridensnative Striped piggy Sangsar-e-mokhattat 
Perciformes Gobiidae Ponticola bathybiusnative  Gavmahi 
Perciformes Gobiidae Ponticola ratannative Ratan goby Gel-ye Mahi Ratan 
Perciformes Priacanthidae Priacanthus tayenusnative Purple-spotted bigeye Mahi-e-hoze-e-darya 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Prionace glaucanative Blue shark  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Pristipomoides filamentosusnative Crimson jobfish  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Pristipomoides multidensnative Goldbanded jobfish  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Pristipomoides sieboldiinative Lavender jobfish  
Rhinopristiformes Pristidae Pristis zijsronnative Longcomb sawfish  
Perciformes Sciaenidae Protonibea diacanthusnative Blackspotted croaker Mish-mahi-e-manghoot 
Pleuronectiformes Psettodidae Psettodes erumeinative Indian halibut Kafshak-e-tiz-dandan 
Perciformes Serranidae Pseudanthias townsendinative Townsend's anthias  
Perciformes Pseudochromidae Pseudochromis nigrovittatusnative Blackstripe dottyback  
Perciformes Pseudochromidae Pseudochromis olivaceusnative Olive dottyback  
Pleuronectiformes Paralichthyidae Pseudorhombus elevatusnative Deep flounder Kafshak-e-por-lakkeh 
Pleuronectiformes Paralichthyidae Pseudorhombus malayanusnative Malayan flounder  
Scorpaeniformes Synanceiidae Pseudosynanceia melanostigmanative Blackfin stonefish Sang-mahi-e-khal-syah 
Tetraodontiformes Triacanthidae Pseudotriacanthus strigilifernative Long-spined tripodfish Se-khareh-e-khal-talaei 
Scorpaeniformes Scorpaenidae Pterois russeliinative Plaintail turkeyfish Khoroos-e-darya 
Perciformes Rachycentridae Rachycentron canadumnative Cobia Sookalla 
Perciformes Scombridae Rastrelliger kanagurtanative Indian mackerel Talal 
Perciformes Sparidae Rhabdosargus haffaranative Haffara seabream  
Perciformes Sparidae Rhabdosargus sarbanative Goldlined seabream  
Orectolobiformes Rhincodontidae Rhincodon typusnative Whale shark  
Myliobatiformes Myliobatidae Rhinoptera javanicanative Flapnose ray Separmahi-e-dopoozeh 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Rhizoprionodon acutusnative Milk shark Kooseh-e-chak-lab 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Rhizoprionodon oligolinxnative Grey sharpnose shark  
Rhinopristiformes Rhinidae Rhynchobatus djiddensisnative Giant guitarfish Saus-e-bozorg 
Rhinopristiformes Rhinidae Rhynchobatus laevisnative Smoothnose wedgefish  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Sardinella albellanative White sardinella  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Sardinella gibbosanative Goldstripe sardinella Sardin-e-pahloo-talaii 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Sardinella longicepsnative Indian oil sardine Sardin-e-roghani 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Sardinella melanuranative Blacktip sardinella Sardin-e-dom-syah 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Sardinella sindensisnative Sind sardinella  
Beryciformes Holocentridae Sargocentron rubrumnative Redcoat Sanjab-mahi 
Aulopiformes Synodontidae Saurida tumbilnative Greater lizardfish Kijar-e-bozorg 
Perciformes Gobiidae Scartelaos tenuisnative Indian Ocean slender mudskipper  
Perciformes Scaridae Scarus fuscopurpureusnative Purple-brown parrotfish Tooti-mahi-e-yashmi 
Perciformes Scaridae Scarus ghobbannative Blue-barred parrotfish Tooti-mahi-e-zard-poolak 
Perciformes Scaridae Scarus persicusnative Gulf parrotfish Tooti-mahi-e-irani 
Perciformes Scatophagidae Scatophagus argusnative Spotted scat Zarook 
Perciformes Nemipteridae Scolopsis bimaculatanative Thumbprint monocle bream  
Perciformes Nemipteridae Scolopsis ghanamnative Arabian monocle bream  
Perciformes Nemipteridae Scolopsis taeniatanative Black-streaked monocle bream Govazim-e-taknavar 
Perciformes Nemipteridae Scolopsis vosmerinative Whitecheek monocle bream  
Perciformes Carangidae Scomberoides commersonnianusnative Talang queenfish Sarm-e-dahan-bozorg 
Perciformes Carangidae Scomberoides lysannative Doublespotted queenfish  
Perciformes Carangidae Scomberoides tolnative Needlescaled queenfish  
Perciformes Scombridae Scomberomorus commersonnative Narrow-barred Spanish mackerel Shir-mahi 
Perciformes Scombridae Scomberomorus guttatusnative Indo-Pacific king mackerel Qobad 
Perciformes Leiognathidae Secutor insidiatornative Pugnose ponyfish Panjzari-e-kajpoozeh 
Perciformes Carangidae Selar crumenophthalmusnative Bigeye scad Gish-e-chashmdorosht 
Perciformes Carangidae Selaroides leptolepisnative Yellowstripe scad Gish-e-zard-khat 
Perciformes Carangidae Seriola dumerilinative Greater amberjack  
Perciformes Carangidae Seriola rivoliananative Longfin yellowtail  
Perciformes Carangidae Seriolina nigrofasciatanative Blackbanded trevally Sarm-e-tireh 
Perciformes Siganidae Siganus javusnative Streaked spinefoot Safi-e-modjar 
Perciformes Siganidae Siganus luridusnative Dusky spinefoot  
Perciformes Siganidae Siganus sutornative Shoemaker spinefoot Safi-e-ghahvahei 
Perciformes Sillaginidae Sillaginopodys chondropusnative Clubfoot sillago  
Perciformes Sillaginidae Sillago arabicanative Arabian sillago  
Perciformes Sillaginidae Sillago attenuatanative Slender sillago  
Perciformes Sillaginidae Sillago sihamanative Silver sillago Shoort 
Pleuronectiformes Soleidae Solea elongatanative Elongate sole Kafshak-e-riz 
Perciformes Sparidae Sparidentex hastanative Sobaity seabream Sobaity 
Perciformes Sphyraenidae Sphyraena forsterinative Bigeye barracuda Kotr-e-chashm-dorosht 
Perciformes Sphyraenidae Sphyraena jellonative Pickhandle barracuda Kotr-e-sadeh 
Perciformes Sphyraenidae Sphyraena obtusatanative Obtuse barracuda Kotr-e-dahan-zard 
Perciformes Sphyraenidae Sphyraena putnamaenative Sawtooth barracuda Kotr-e-mavvaj 
Carcharhiniformes Sphyrnidae Sphyrna lewininative Scalloped hammerhead Kooseh-e-sarchakoshi 
Carcharhiniformes Sphyrnidae Sphyrna mokarrannative Great hammerhead  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Spratelloides delicatulusnative Delicate round herring  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Spratelloides gracilisnative Silver-stripe round herring  
Orectolobiformes Stegostomatidae Stegostoma fasciatumnative Zebra shark Kooseh-e-Goor-e-khari 
Tetraodontiformes Monacanthidae Stephanolepis diasprosnative Reticulated leatherjacket Takshakh-mahi-e-moshabbak 
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Stolephorus commersonniinative Commerson's anchovy  
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Stolephorus indicusnative Indian anchovy Motoo hendi 
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Stolephorus insularisnative Hardenberg's anchovy  
Beloniformes Belonidae Strongylura strongyluranative Spottail needlefish  
Aulopiformes Synodontidae Synodus macropsnative Triplecross lizardfish  
Myliobatiformes Dasyatidae Taeniura lymmanative Ribbontail stingray  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Tenualosa ilishanative Hilsa shad Brk 
Perciformes Terapontidae Terapon jarbuanative Jarbua terapon Yalli-e-khatkamani 
Perciformes Terapontidae Terapon therapsnative Largescaled terapon Yalli-e-dorosht-poolak 
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Thryssa baelamanative Baelama anchovy  
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Thryssa hamiltoniinative Hamilton's thryssa  
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Thryssa setirostrisnative Longjaw thryssa  
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Thryssa vitrirostrisnative Orangemouth anchovy Lache-e-dahan-naranji 
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Thryssa whiteheadinative Whitehead's thryssa  
Perciformes Scombridae Thunnus albacaresnative Yellowfin tuna Ghidar 
Perciformes Scombridae Thunnus tonggolnative Longtail tuna Havoor 
Torpediniformes Torpedinidae Torpedo sinuspersicinative Variable torpedo ray Separmahi-e-barghi-e-Irani 
Perciformes Carangidae Trachinotus bailloniinative Small spotted dart  
Perciformes Carangidae Trachinotus blochiinative Snubnose pompano  
Perciformes Carangidae Trachinotus mookaleenative Indian pompano Parasto-mahi-e-hendi 
Perciformes Carangidae Trachurus indicusnative Arabian scad  
Tetraodontiformes Triacanthidae Triacanthus biaculeatusnative Short-nosed tripodfish Se-khareh-e-poozeh-kootah 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Triaenodon obesusnative Whitetip reef shark  
Perciformes Trichiuridae Trichiurus auriganative Pearly hairtail  
Perciformes Trichiuridae Trichiurus lepturusnative Largehead hairtail Yaal-asbi-e-sar-bozorg 
Perciformes Trichonotidae Trichonotus arabicusnative Arabian sand diver  
Perciformes Gobiidae Trimma winterbottominative Winterbottom's goby  
Beloniformes Belonidae Tylosurus crocodilusnative Hound needlefish Menghar-mahi-e-shekarchi 
Perciformes Carangidae Ulua mentalisnative Longrakered trevally Moghavva chaneh-deraz 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Umbrina canariensisnative Canary drum  
Perciformes Mullidae Upeneus doriaenative Gilded goatfish  
Perciformes Mullidae Upeneus sulphureusnative Sulphur goatfish Boz-mahi-e-zard-jameh 
Perciformes Mullidae Upeneus sundaicusnative Ochrebanded goatfish Boz-mahi-e-navar-ajori 
Perciformes Uranoscopidae Uranoscopus guttatusnative Dollfus' stargrazer Oranoos-mahi 
Perciformes Carangidae Uraspis helvolanative Whitetongue jack Gis-e-dahan-sefid 
Perciformes Carangidae Uraspis uraspisnative Whitemouth jack  
Perciformes Xiphiidae Xiphias gladiusnative Swordfish  
Pleuronectiformes Soleidae Zebrias quagganative Fringefin zebra sole  
Pleuronectiformes Soleidae Zebrias synapturoidesnative Indian zebra sole  
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