All fishes reported from Ecuador
n = 1139 (Incomplete)
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Table 1: 1108 species currently present in the country/island (endemic, native, introduced, reintroduced);
Table 2: 17 species possibly present in the country/island (stray, questionable);
Table 3: 14 species demonstrated to be absent in the country/island (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: 1139 species reported from the country/island altogether.
Table 1: 1108 species currently present in the country/island.
     
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Order Family Species Occurrence FishBase name Name
Beloniformes Belonidae Ablennes hiansnative Flat needlefish Aguja americana 
Characiformes Anostomidae Abramites hypselonotusnative Marbled headstander Sardina 
Perciformes Pomacentridae Abudefduf concolornative  Ayangue pardo 
Perciformes Pomacentridae Abudefduf troscheliinative Panamic sergeant major Ayangue común 
Perciformes Chaenopsidae Acanthemblemaria exilispinusnative Bluntspine blenny  
Perciformes Chaenopsidae Acanthemblemaria hancockinative Hancock's blenny  
Perciformes Scombridae Acanthocybium solandrinative Wahoo Guanjú 
Perciformes Acanthuridae Acanthurus nigricansnative Whitecheek surgeonfish Pez cirujano 
Perciformes Acanthuridae Acanthurus xanthopterusnative Yellowfin surgeonfish Pez cirujano 
Characiformes Characidae Acestrocephalus boehlkeinative  Dientón 
Characiformes Acestrorhynchidae Acestrorhynchus abbreviatusnative   
Characiformes Acestrorhynchidae Acestrorhynchus falcirostrisnative  Dientón 
Pleuronectiformes Achiridae Achirus klunzingerinative Brown sole Guardaboya 
Pleuronectiformes Achiridae Achirus mazatlanusnative Mazatlan sole Lenguadito 
Pleuronectiformes Achiridae Achirus scutumnative Network sole Guardaboya 
Squaliformes Etmopteridae Aculeola nigranative Hooktooth dogfish  
Perciformes Cichlidae Aequidens tetramerusnative Saddle cichlid Vieja 
Myliobatiformes Myliobatidae Aetobatus narinarinative Spotted eagle ray Raya 
Siluriformes Auchenipteridae Ageneiosus inermisnative Manduba  
Siluriformes Auchenipteridae Ageneiosus marmoratusnative Bottlenose catfish  
Siluriformes Auchenipteridae Ageneiosus ucayalensisnative   
Siluriformes Auchenipteridae Ageneiosus vittatusnative   
Characiformes Triportheidae Agoniates anchovianative  Sardina 
Albuliformes Albulidae Albula esunculanative Eastern Pacific bonefish  
Albuliformes Albulidae Albula vulpesnative Bonefish Liguija 
Perciformes Carangidae Alectis ciliarisnative African pompano Cojinoba 
Aulopiformes Alepisauridae Alepisaurus feroxnative Long snouted lancetfish  
Lamniformes Alopiidae Alopias pelagicusnative Pelagic thresher Zorro de mar 
Lamniformes Alopiidae Alopias superciliosusnative Bigeye thresher Zorro de mar 
Lamniformes Alopiidae Alopias vulpinusnative Thresher Zorro de mar 
Perciformes Serranidae Alphestes immaculatusnative Pacific mutton hamlet Mero cherna rabimanchado 
Perciformes Serranidae Alphestes multiguttatusnative Rivulated mutton hamlet Mero cherna rayada 
Tetraodontiformes Monacanthidae Aluterus monocerosnative Unicorn leatherjacket filefish Puerco de altura 
Tetraodontiformes Monacanthidae Aluterus scriptusnative Scribbled leatherjacket filefish Puerco de altura 
Siluriformes Aspredinidae Amaralia hypsiuranative  Carachita 
Rajiformes Rajidae Amblyraja hyperboreanative Arctic skate  
Cyprinodontiformes Rivulidae Anablepsoides erberiendemic   
Cyprinodontiformes Rivulidae Anablepsoides jucundusendemic   
Cyprinodontiformes Rivulidae Anablepsoides limoncochaenative  Sardinita 
Cyprinodontiformes Rivulidae Anablepsoides monticolanative   
Siluriformes Doradidae Anadoras grypusnative  Bagre hueso 
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Anchoa argentivittatanative Regan's anchovy Chumumo 
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Anchoa curtanative Short anchovy Pelada 
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Anchoa eigenmannianative Eigenmann's anchovy Pelada 
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Anchoa exiguanative Slender anchovy Chumumo 
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Anchoa ischananative Sharpnose anchovy Chicotera 
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Anchoa lucidanative Bright anchovy Ojitos 
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Anchoa nasusnative Longnose anchovy Colorada 
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Anchoa panamensisnative Panama anchovy Chiminia 
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Anchoa scofieldinative Scofield's anchovy Anchoa 
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Anchoa spinifernative Spicule anchovy Colorada 
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Anchoa starksinative Starks's anchovy Carnada verde 
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Anchoa walkerinative Persistent anchovy Anchoa 
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Anchovia macrolepidotanative Bigscale anchovy Carduma 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Ancistrus clementinaeendemic  Raspabalsa 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Ancistrus occidentalisendemic  Carachama 
Pleuronectiformes Paralichthyidae Ancylopsetta dendriticanative Three-spot flounder Lenguado tres ojos 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Andeancistrus eschwartzaenative   
Siluriformes Loricariidae Andeancistrus platycephalusendemic  Carachama 
Perciformes Cichlidae Andinoacara blomberginative   
Perciformes Cichlidae Andinoacara rivulatusnative Green terror Vieja 
Perciformes Cichlidae Andinoacara sapayensisendemic Sapayo cichlid Vieja 
Perciformes Haemulidae Anisotremus caesiusnative Silvergrey grunt Roncador 
Perciformes Haemulidae Anisotremus interruptusnative Burrito grunt Roncador labio grueso 
Perciformes Haemulidae Anisotremus scapularisnative Peruvian grunt Corcovado 
Perciformes Haemulidae Anisotremus taeniatusnative Panama porkfish Capitan 
Beryciformes Anoplogastridae Anoplogaster cornutanative Common fangtooth  
Lophiiformes Antennariidae Antennarius commersonnative Commerson's frogfish  
Lophiiformes Antennariidae Antennatus sanguineusnative Bloody frogfish Zanahoria 
Lophiiformes Antennariidae Antennatus strigatusnative Bandtail frogfish Zanahoria 
Gadiformes Moridae Antimora rostratanative Blue antimora  
Batrachoidiformes Batrachoididae Aphos porosusnative Banded toadfish Fraile 
Pleuronectiformes Achiridae Apionichthys menezesinative   
Pleuronectiformes Achiridae Apionichthys nattererinative  Lenguado 
Pleuronectiformes Achiridae Apionichthys seripierriaenative   
Perciformes Cichlidae Apistogramma aguariconative   
Perciformes Cichlidae Apistogramma cruzinative  Vieja 
Perciformes Cichlidae Apistogramma payaminonisendemic  Vieja 
Perciformes Cichlidae Apistogramma playayacunative   
Siluriformes Loricariidae Apistoloricaria condeinative  Carachama 
Perciformes Apogonidae Apogon doviinative Tailspot cardinalfish  
Perciformes Apogonidae Apogon pacificusnative Pink cardinalfish Cardenal rojo 
Carcharhiniformes Scyliorhinidae Apristurus brunneusnative Brown catshark Tiburón 
Carcharhiniformes Scyliorhinidae Apristurus nasutusnative Largenose catshark  
Anguilliformes Ophichthidae Apterichtus equatorialisnative Equatorial eel  
Gymnotiformes Apteronotidae Apteronotus albifronsnative Black ghost Anguila 
Osteoglossiformes Arapaimidae Arapaima gigasnative Arapaima Paiche 
Gobiesociformes Gobiesocidae Arcos rhodospilusnative Rock clingfish Pejesapo 
Osmeriformes Argentinidae Argentina aliceaenative Alice argentina Argentina 
Stomiiformes Sternoptychidae Argyropelecus olfersiinative  Pez hacha 
Siluriformes Ariidae Ariopsis seemanninative Tete sea catfish Bagre 
Anguilliformes Congridae Ariosoma prorigerumnative Slope conger  
Tetraodontiformes Tetraodontidae Arothron hispidusnative White-spotted puffer  
Tetraodontiformes Tetraodontidae Arothron meleagrisnative Guineafowl puffer  
Siluriformes Astroblepidae Astroblepus boulengerinative  Preñadilla 
Siluriformes Astroblepidae Astroblepus brachycephalusnative   
Siluriformes Astroblepidae Astroblepus chimborazoinative   
Siluriformes Astroblepidae Astroblepus chotaenative  Preñadilla 
Siluriformes Astroblepidae Astroblepus cyclopusnative  Preñadilla 
Siluriformes Astroblepidae Astroblepus eigenmanninative   
Siluriformes Astroblepidae Astroblepus festaenative  Preñadilla 
Siluriformes Astroblepidae Astroblepus fissidensnative  Preñadilla 
Siluriformes Astroblepidae Astroblepus mindoensisendemic  Preñadilla 
Siluriformes Astroblepidae Astroblepus pholeterendemic   
Siluriformes Astroblepidae Astroblepus prenadillusnative   
Siluriformes Astroblepidae Astroblepus reganinative   
Siluriformes Astroblepidae Astroblepus theresiaenative   
Siluriformes Astroblepidae Astroblepus ubidiainative  Preñadilla 
Siluriformes Astroblepidae Astroblepus vaillantinative  Preñadilla bagrecito 
Siluriformes Astroblepidae Astroblepus whymperinative   
Perciformes Uranoscopidae Astroscopus zephyreusnative Pacific stargazer Enterrador 
Characiformes Characidae Astyanax bimaculatusnative Twospot astyanax Sardinita 
Characiformes Characidae Astyanax festaenative  Sardinita 
Atheriniformes Atherinopsidae Atherinella nepenthenative Pitcher silverside Pejerrey 
Atheriniformes Atherinopsidae Atherinella nocturnanative  Pejerrey 
Atheriniformes Atherinopsidae Atherinella pachylepisnative Thickscale silverside  
Atheriniformes Atherinopsidae Atherinella serrivomernative Bright silverside Pejerrey 
Atheriniformes Atherinopsidae Atherinella starksinative Star silverside  
Siluriformes Auchenipteridae Auchenipterus ambyiacusnative  Barbudo 
Siluriformes Auchenipteridae Auchenipterus brachyurusnative  Barbudo 
Aulopiformes Aulopidae Aulopus bajacalinative Eastern Pacific flagfin  
Syngnathiformes Aulostomidae Aulostomus chinensisnative Chinese trumpetfish Peje trompeta 
Perciformes Scombridae Auxis brachydoraxnative  Botellita grande 
Perciformes Scombridae Auxis eudoraxnative  Botellita chica 
Perciformes Scombridae Auxis rocheinative Bullet tuna Botellita 
Perciformes Gobiidae Awaous banananative River goby Lameplato 
Siluriformes Ariidae Bagre panamensisnative Chilhuil sea catfish Bagre 
Siluriformes Ariidae Bagre pinnimaculatusnative Red sea catfish Bagre 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Bairdiella ensiferanative Swordspine croaker Ronco 
Tetraodontiformes Balistidae Balistes polylepisnative Finescale triggerfish Puerco blanco 
Anguilliformes Congridae Bathycongrus varidensnative Largehead conger Congrio 
Perciformes Gobiidae Bathygobius andreinative  Chalaco 
Perciformes Gobiidae Bathygobius lineatusnative Southern frillfin  
Perciformes Gobiidae Bathygobius ramosusnative Panamic frillfin Trambollo chalaco 
Batrachoidiformes Batrachoididae Batrachoides pacificinative Pacific toadfish Bruja sapo 
Siluriformes Pseudopimelodidae Batrochoglanis transmontanusnative  Barbudo negro 
Scorpaeniformes Triglidae Bellator gymnostethusnative Naked-belly searobin Trigla 
Scorpaeniformes Triglidae Bellator loxiasnative Barred searobin Angelito 
Scorpaeniformes Triglidae Bellator xenismanative Splitnose searobin Gallineta 
Perciformes Labridae Bodianus diplotaenianative Mexican hogfish Vieja copetona 
Perciformes Labridae Bodianus eclancherinative Harlequin wrasse Vieja zamba 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Bolinichthys longipesnative Popeye lampfish  
Perciformes Gobiidae Bollmannia chlamydesnative  Gobio ojón 
Perciformes Gobiidae Bollmannia marginalisnative Apostrophe goby  
Pleuronectiformes Bothidae Bothus constellatusnative Pacific eyed flounder Lenguado 
Pleuronectiformes Bothidae Bothus leopardinusnative Pacific leopard flounder Lenguado tigre 
Characiformes Ctenoluciidae Boulengerella maculatanative Spotted pike-characin Picudo 
Characiformes Characidae Brachychalcinus nummusnative  Sardina 
Gymnotiformes Hypopomidae Brachyhypopomus beebeinative   
Gymnotiformes Hypopomidae Brachyhypopomus bennettinative   
Gymnotiformes Hypopomidae Brachyhypopomus brevirostrisnative Bluntnose knifefish Anguila 
Gymnotiformes Hypopomidae Brachyhypopomus hamiltoninative  Cuchillo 
Gymnotiformes Hypopomidae Brachyhypopomus palenquenative  Cuchillo 
Gymnotiformes Hypopomidae Brachyhypopomus pinnicaudatusnative   
Gymnotiformes Hypopomidae Brachyhypopomus reganinative  Cuchillo 
Gymnotiformes Hypopomidae Brachyhypopomus sullivaninative   
Gymnotiformes Hypopomidae Brachyhypopomus walterinative   
Siluriformes Pimelodidae Brachyplatystoma filamentosumnative Kumakuma Bagre blanco 
Siluriformes Pimelodidae Brachyplatystoma platynemumnative Slobbering catfish  
Siluriformes Pimelodidae Brachyplatystoma rousseauxiinative   
Siluriformes Pimelodidae Brachyplatystoma vaillantiinative Laulao catfish Bagre 
Perciformes Bramidae Brama dussumierinative Lesser bream  
Perciformes Bramidae Brama japonicanative Pacific pomfret Japuta 
Gadiformes Bregmacerotidae Bregmaceros bathymasternative Codlet  
Siluriformes Callichthyidae Brochis multiradiatusnative Hognosed brochis Caracha 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Brotula clarkaenative Pacific bearded brotula Corvina aguada o de roca 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Brotula ordwayinative Ordway's brotula Chilindrina 
Characiformes Bryconidae Brycon alburnusnative  Sábalo 
Characiformes Bryconidae Brycon atrocaudatusnative  Sábalo 
Characiformes Bryconidae Brycon coxeyinative  Sábalo 
Characiformes Bryconidae Brycon dentexnative  Sábalo 
Characiformes Bryconidae Brycon melanopterusnative  Sábalo 
Characiformes Bryconidae Brycon oligolepisnative  Sábalo 
Characiformes Bryconidae Brycon pesunative Mourning tetra Sábalo 
Characiformes Bryconidae Brycon posadaenative   
Characiformes Characidae Bryconacidnus ellisinative  Sardina 
Characiformes Characidae Bryconamericus brevirostrisnative  Sabaleta 
Characiformes Characidae Bryconamericus bucayensisnative   
Characiformes Characidae Bryconamericus carlosinative   
Characiformes Characidae Bryconamericus ecuadorensisnative   
Characiformes Characidae Bryconamericus oroensisnative   
Characiformes Characidae Bryconamericus peruanusnative  Sardina 
Characiformes Characidae Bryconamericus scleropariusnative  Sardina 
Characiformes Characidae Bryconamericus simusnative  Sardina 
Characiformes Characidae Bryconamericus zamorensisnative   
Perciformes Cichlidae Bujurquina pardusnative   
Perciformes Cichlidae Bujurquina zamorensisendemic  Mojarra 
Siluriformes Aspredinidae Bunocephalus aleuropsisnative   
Siluriformes Aspredinidae Bunocephalus kneriinative Ecuador banjo catfish Carachita 
Siluriformes Aspredinidae Bunocephalus verrucosusnative Gnarled catfish Ciego 
Carcharhiniformes Scyliorhinidae Bythaelurus canescensnative Dusky catshark  
Characiformes Chilodontidae Caenotropus labyrinthicusnative  Sardina 
Perciformes Sparidae Calamus brachysomusnative Pacific porgy Palma 
Siluriformes Callichthyidae Callichthys callichthysnative Cascarudo Caracha 
Tetraodontiformes Balistidae Canthidermis maculatanative Rough triggerfish Pez puerco 
Tetraodontiformes Tetraodontidae Canthigaster punctatissimanative Spotted sharpnosed puffer  
Perciformes Cichlidae Caquetaia myersinative  Vieja 
Perciformes Carangidae Carangoides otrynternative Threadfin jack Cojinoba 
Perciformes Carangidae Caranx caballusnative Green jack Caballa 
Perciformes Carangidae Caranx caninusnative Pacific crevalle jack Burro 
Perciformes Carangidae Caranx melampygusnative Bluefin trevally Caballa 
Perciformes Carangidae Caranx sexfasciatusnative Bigeye trevally Ojo colorado 
Perciformes Carangidae Caranx vinctusnative Cocinero Jurel 
Ophidiiformes Carapidae Carapus dubiusnative Pacific pearlfish Culebrilla 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus albimarginatusnative Silvertip shark Cazón 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus altimusnative Bignose shark Cazón 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus brachyurusnative Copper shark Cazón 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus cerdalenative Pacific smalltail shark Cabeza dura 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus falciformisnative Silky shark Cazón 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus galapagensisnative Galapagos shark Cazón 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus leucasnative Bull shark Cazón 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus limbatusnative Blacktip shark Cazón 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus longimanusnative Oceanic whitetip shark Cazón 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus obscurusnative Dusky shark Cazón 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus plumbeusnative Sandbar shark Cazón 
Lamniformes Lamnidae Carcharodon carchariasnative Great white shark Tiburón blanco 
Siluriformes Ariidae Cathorops dasycephalusnative Bigbelly sea catfish Bagre colorado 
Siluriformes Ariidae Cathorops fuerthiinative Congo sea catfish Bagre 
Siluriformes Ariidae Cathorops multiradiatusnative Box sea catfish Bagre 
Siluriformes Ariidae Cathorops steindachnerinative Steindachner's sea catfish Bagre baboso 
Siluriformes Ariidae Cathorops tuyranative Besudo sea catfish  
Perciformes Malacanthidae Caulolatilus affinisnative Bighead tilefish Cabezón 
Perciformes Malacanthidae Caulolatilus hubbsinative Hubbs' tilefish Cabezudo 
Perciformes Malacanthidae Caulolatilus princepsnative Ocean whitefish Cabezudo 
Siluriformes Auchenipteridae Centromochlus perugiaenative  Barbudito 
Perciformes Centropomidae Centropomus armatusnative Armed snook Robalo 
Perciformes Centropomidae Centropomus mediusnative Blackfin snook Robalo 
Perciformes Centropomidae Centropomus nigrescensnative Black snook Robalo 
Perciformes Centropomidae Centropomus robalitonative Yellowfin snook Robalo 
Perciformes Centropomidae Centropomus unionensisnative Union snook Robalo 
Perciformes Centropomidae Centropomus viridisnative White snook Robalo 
Squaliformes Etmopteridae Centroscyllium nigrumnative Combtooth dogfish Tiburón 
Perciformes Serranidae Cephalopholis panamensisnative Pacific graysby Mero con mancha 
Carcharhiniformes Scyliorhinidae Cephalurus cephalusnative Lollipop catshark Tiburón renacuajo 
Characiformes Characidae Ceratobranchia elatiornative  Sardina 
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Cetengraulis mysticetusnative Pacific anchoveta Chuhueco ojito 
Siluriformes Cetopsidae Cetopsis amphiloxanative  Ciego 
Siluriformes Cetopsidae Cetopsis candirunative  Ciego 
Siluriformes Cetopsidae Cetopsis coecutiensnative  Ciego 
Siluriformes Cetopsidae Cetopsis montananative   
Siluriformes Cetopsidae Cetopsis parmanative   
Siluriformes Cetopsidae Cetopsis plumbeanative  Ciego 
Siluriformes Heptapteridae Cetopsorhamdia orinoconative  Barbudo 
Siluriformes Heptapteridae Cetopsorhamdia phantasiaendemic  Barbudo 
Lamniformes Cetorhinidae Cetorhinus maximusnative Basking shark Tiburón canasta 
Mugiliformes Mugilidae Chaenomugil proboscideusnative Snouted mullet Lisa 
Perciformes Ephippidae Chaetodipterus zonatusnative Pacific spadefish Chavela café 
Perciformes Chaetodontidae Chaetodon humeralisnative Threebanded butterflyfish Mariposa 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Chaetostoma bifurcumnative   
Siluriformes Loricariidae Chaetostoma breveendemic  Carachama 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Chaetostoma dermorhynchumnative  Carachama 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Chaetostoma fischerinative  Carachama 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Chaetostoma marginatumnative  Raspabalsa 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Chaetostoma micropsnative  Raspabalsa 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Chaetostoma trimaculineumnative   
Gonorynchiformes Chanidae Chanos chanosnative Milkfish Lisa montañera 
Characiformes Crenuchidae Characidium boehlkeinative  Sardina 
Characiformes Crenuchidae Characidium purpuratumnative  Sardina 
Characiformes Crenuchidae Characidium steindachnerinative  Sardina 
Beloniformes Exocoetidae Cheilopogon atrisignisnative Glider flyingfish Pez volador 
Beloniformes Exocoetidae Cheilopogon dorsomaculanative Backspot flyingfish Pez volador 
Beloniformes Exocoetidae Cheilopogon spilonotopterusnative Stained flyingfish Pez volador 
Beloniformes Exocoetidae Cheilopogon xenopterusnative Whitetip flyingfish Pez volador 
Siluriformes Pimelodidae Cheirocerus equesnative  Barbudo 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Cherublemma emmelasnative Black brotula Congrio negro 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Chilara taylorinative Spotted cusk-eel Culona colorada 
Characiformes Chilodontidae Chilodus punctatusnative Spotted headstander Sardina 
Tetraodontiformes Diodontidae Chilomycterus reticulatusnative Spotfin burrfish  
Perciformes Carangidae Chloroscombrus orquetanative Pacific bumper Celosa 
Perciformes Pomacentridae Chromis atrilobatanative Scissortail damselfish Castañeta 
Perciformes Pomacentridae Chromis crusmanative Valparaiso chromis Castañeta 
Perciformes Pomacentridae Chromis intercrusmanative Peruvian chromis Posonga 
Perciformes Cirrhitidae Cirrhitichthys oxycephalusnative Coral hawkfish  
Perciformes Cirrhitidae Cirrhitus rivulatusnative Giant hawkfish Carabalí 
Pleuronectiformes Paralichthyidae Citharichthys gilbertinative Bigmouth sanddab Lenguado 
Pleuronectiformes Paralichthyidae Citharichthys platophrysnative Small sandab  
Pleuronectiformes Paralichthyidae Citharichthys stigmaeusnative Speckled sanddab Lenguado 
Characiformes Triportheidae Clupeacharax anchoveoidesnative  Sardina 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coelorinchus canusnative Clearsnout grenadier Pez rata 
Beloniformes Scomberesocidae Cololabis adocetusnative Saury Sauri 
Perciformes Haemulidae Conodon macropsnative Lemoneye grunt Bravo 
Perciformes Haemulidae Conodon serrifernative Armed grunt Bravo aliamarillo 
Perciformes Priacanthidae Cookeolus japonicusnative Longfinned bullseye  
Characiformes Lebiasinidae Copeina guttatanative Redspotted tetra Sardina 
Perciformes Chaenopsidae Coralliozetus springerinative   
Perciformes Sciaenidae Corvula macropsnative Vacuocua croaker Corvina ojona 
Siluriformes Callichthyidae Corydoras acutusnative Blacktop corydoras Caracha 
Siluriformes Callichthyidae Corydoras arcuatusnative Skunk corydoras Caracha 
Siluriformes Callichthyidae Corydoras atropersonatusnative  Caracha 
Siluriformes Callichthyidae Corydoras leopardusnative  Caracha 
Siluriformes Callichthyidae Corydoras leucomelasnative False spotted catfish Caracha 
Siluriformes Callichthyidae Corydoras napoensisnative  Caracha 
Siluriformes Callichthyidae Corydoras orphnopterusnative  Caracha 
Siluriformes Callichthyidae Corydoras pastazensisnative Pastaza corydoras Caracha 
Siluriformes Callichthyidae Corydoras splendensnative Emerald catfish Caracha 
Siluriformes Callichthyidae Corydoras stenocephalusnative   
Siluriformes Callichthyidae Corydoras zygatusnative Black band catfish  
Perciformes Coryphaenidae Coryphaena equiselisnative Pompano dolphinfish Dorado 
Perciformes Coryphaenidae Coryphaena hippurusnative Common dolphinfish Dorado 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coryphaenoides angulicepsnative Loosescale grenadier  
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coryphaenoides boopsnative Shortsnout grenadier  
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coryphaenoides bucephalusnative Narrowsnout grenadier  
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coryphaenoides capitonative Bighead grenadier  
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coryphaenoides carminifernative Carmine grenadier  
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coryphaenoides delsolarinative Trident grenadier  
Syngnathiformes Syngnathidae Cosmocampus coccineusnative   
Perciformes Serranidae Cratinus agassiziinative Graery threadfin seabass Baulerio 
Characiformes Characidae Creagrutus amoenusnative  Sardina 
Characiformes Characidae Creagrutus barrigainative   
Characiformes Characidae Creagrutus flavescensnative   
Characiformes Characidae Creagrutus gephyrusnative  Sardina 
Characiformes Characidae Creagrutus gracilisnative   
Characiformes Characidae Creagrutus kunturusnative   
Characiformes Characidae Creagrutus muellerinative  Sardina 
Perciformes Cichlidae Crenicara punctulatumnative Checkerboard cichlid Vieja 
Perciformes Cichlidae Crenicichla anthurusnative   
Perciformes Cichlidae Crenicichla cinctanative  Chui 
Perciformes Cichlidae Crenicichla proteusnative  Chui 
Perciformes Cichlidae Crenicichla sedentarianative  Chui 
Perciformes Gobiidae Ctenogobius manglicolanative   
Perciformes Gobiidae Ctenogobius sagittulanative Longtail goby Chalaco 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Ctenosciaena peruviananative Peruvian barbel drum Ñato con barba 
Perciformes Nomeidae Cubiceps pauciradiatusnative Bigeye cigarfish  
Characiformes Curimatidae Curimata asperanative  Boquiche 
Characiformes Curimatidae Curimatella meyerinative  Boquilla 
Characiformes Curimatidae Curimatopsis macrolepisnative Shinyscaled curimata Boquilla 
Pleuronectiformes Paralichthyidae Cyclopsetta panamensisnative God's flounder Lenguado alimanchado 
Pleuronectiformes Paralichthyidae Cyclopsetta quernanative Toothed flounder Lenguado zapata 
Characiformes Cynodontidae Cynodon gibbusnative  Perrito 
Anguilliformes Muraenesocidae Cynoponticus conicepsnative Red pike conger Congrio 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Cynoscion albusnative Whitefin weakfish Corvina amarilla 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Cynoscion analisnative Peruvian weakfish Corvina 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Cynoscion nortoninative hake weakfish corvina de altura 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Cynoscion phoxocephalusnative Cachema weakfish Corvina colilarga 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Cynoscion squamipinnisnative Weakfish Corvina cola negra 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Cynoscion stolzmanninative Stolzmann's weakfish Corvina guavina 
Characiformes Curimatidae Cyphocharax gouldinginative   
Characiformes Curimatidae Cyphocharax laticlaviusnative   
Characiformes Curimatidae Cyphocharax notatusnative   
Characiformes Curimatidae Cyphocharax pantostictosnative  Boquiche 
Characiformes Curimatidae Cyphocharax spiluropsisnative   
Characiformes Curimatidae Cyphocharax vexillapinnusnative   
Beloniformes Exocoetidae Cypselurus angusticepsnative Narrowhead flyingfish Pez volador 
Beloniformes Exocoetidae Cypselurus callopterusnative Ornamented flyingfish Pez volador 
Perciformes Dactyloscopidae Dactyloscopus fallaxnative   
Perciformes Dactyloscopidae Dactyloscopus fimbriatusnative   
Batrachoidiformes Batrachoididae Daector dowinative Dow's toadfish Bruja tres espinas 
Mugiliformes Mugilidae Dajaus monticolanative Mountain mullet Lisa 
Myliobatiformes Dasyatidae Dasyatis brevisnative Whiptail stingray Raya 
Perciformes Carangidae Decapterus macarellusnative Mackerel scad Jurel fino 
Perciformes Carangidae Decapterus macrosomanative Shortfin scad Jurel 
Perciformes Carangidae Decapterus muroadsinative Amberstripe scad Jurel 
Perciformes Gerreidae Deckertichthys aureolusnative Golden mojarra Mojarra 
Perciformes Labridae Decodon melasmanative Blackspot wrasse Viejita colorada 
Anguilliformes Derichthyidae Derichthys serpentinusnative Narrownecked oceanic eel  
Perciformes Serranidae Dermatolepis dermatolepisnative Leather bass Cabrilla cuero 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diaphus pacificusnative Pacific headlightfish  
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diaphus thetanative California headlightfish  
Perciformes Gerreidae Diapterus brevirostrisnative   
Perciformes Gerreidae Diapterus peruvianusnative Peruvian mojarra Mojarra 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Dicrolene filamentosanative  Brótula 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Dicrolene nigranative  Brótula 
Tetraodontiformes Diodontidae Diodon holocanthusnative Longspined porcupinefish Pez eriso 
Tetraodontiformes Diodontidae Diodon hystrixnative Spot-fin porcupinefish Pez eriso 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diogenichthys laternatusnative Diogenes lanternfish Pejecito linterna 
Perciformes Serranidae Diplectrum conceptionenative Sand-perch Camotillo moreno 
Perciformes Serranidae Diplectrum eumelumnative Orange-spotted sand perch Camotillo naranja 
Perciformes Serranidae Diplectrum euryplectrumnative Bighead sand perch Camotillo cabezón 
Perciformes Serranidae Diplectrum macropomanative Mexican sand perch Camotillo 
Perciformes Serranidae Diplectrum maximumnative Torpedo sand perch Camotillo 
Perciformes Serranidae Diplectrum pacificumnative Inshore sand perch  
Perciformes Serranidae Diplectrum rostrumnative Bridled sand perch Camotillo 
Torpediniformes Narcinidae Diplobatis ommatanative Ocellated electric ray Raya 
Rajiformes Rajidae Dipturus ecuadoriensisnative Ecuador skate  
Torpediniformes Narcinidae Discopyge tschudiinative Apron ray Raya 
Gymnotiformes Sternopygidae Distocyclus conirostrisnative  Anguila 
Perciformes Eleotridae Dormitator latifronsnative Pacific fat sleeper Chalaco 
Syngnathiformes Syngnathidae Doryrhamphus excisus excisusnative Bluestripe pipefish  
Anguilliformes Muraenidae Echidna nocturnanative Palenose moray Morena pecosa 
Squaliformes Echinorhinidae Echinorhinus cookeinative Prickly shark Tiburón negro 
Anguilliformes Ophichthidae Echiophis brunneusnative Fangjaw eel Anguila pecosa 
Gymnotiformes Sternopygidae Eigenmannia virescensnative Glass knifefish Anguila 
Perciformes Chaenopsidae Ekemblemaria liranative   
Perciformes Gobiidae Elacatinus puncticulatusnative   
Perciformes Carangidae Elagatis bipinnulatanative Rainbow runner Picudo rayado 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Elattarchus archidiumnative Bluestreak drum Corvina chata 
Perciformes Eleotridae Eleotris pictanative Spotted sleeper Mongolo 
Perciformes Eleotridae Eleotris pisonisnative Spinycheek sleeper  
Elopiformes Elopidae Elops affinisnative Machete Chola 
Anguilliformes Muraenidae Enchelycore octaviananative Slenderjaw moray  
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Engraulis ringensnative Anchoveta Anchoveta 
Characiformes Triportheidae Engraulisoma taeniatumnative  Sardinita 
Pleuronectiformes Bothidae Engyophrys sanctilaurentiinative Speckled-tail flounder Lenguado 
Perciformes Serranidae Epinephelus analogusnative Spotted grouper Mero pintado 
Perciformes Serranidae Epinephelus cifuentesinative Olive grouper Norteño 
Perciformes Serranidae Epinephelus labriformisnative Starry grouper Cabrilla pinta 
Perciformes Serranidae Epinephelus quinquefasciatusnative Pacific goliath grouper  
Siluriformes Aspredinidae Ernstichthys intonsusnative  Carachita 
Siluriformes Aspredinidae Ernstichthys megistusnative   
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Ethmidium maculatumnative Pacific menhaden Machuelo 
Pleuronectiformes Paralichthyidae Etropus crossotusnative Fringed flounder Lenguado 
Pleuronectiformes Paralichthyidae Etropus delsmani pacificusnative Delsman's flounder  
Pleuronectiformes Paralichthyidae Etropus ectenesnative Sole flounder Lenguado 
Pleuronectiformes Paralichthyidae Etropus peruvianusnative Peruvian flounder Lenguado zapato 
Clupeiformes Dussumieriidae Etrumeus acuminatusnative   
Perciformes Gerreidae Eucinostomus argenteusnative Silver mojarra Mojarra 
Perciformes Gerreidae Eucinostomus curraninative Pacific flagfin mojarra  
Perciformes Gerreidae Eucinostomus dowiinative Dow's mojarra Mojalta alta 
Perciformes Gerreidae Eucinostomus entomelasnative Dark-spot mojarra  
Perciformes Gerreidae Eucinostomus gracilisnative Graceful mojarra Mojarra leiro 
Perciformes Gerreidae Eugerres brevimanusnative Short fin mojarra Mojarra 
Beloniformes Hemiramphidae Euleptorhamphus viridisnative Ribbon halfbeak Silió 
Saccopharyngiformes Eurypharyngidae Eurypharynx pelecanoidesnative Pelican eel  
Perciformes Scombridae Euthynnus lineatusnative Black skipjack Negra pata seca 
Perciformes Gobiidae Evermannia zosteruranative Bandedtail goby  
Perciformes Gobiidae Evorthodus minutusnative Small goby  
Beloniformes Exocoetidae Exocoetus monocirrhusnative Barbel flyingfish Pez volador 
Beloniformes Exocoetidae Exocoetus obtusirostrisnative Oceanic two-wing flyingfish Pez volador 
Beloniformes Exocoetidae Exocoetus volitansnative Tropical two-wing flyingfish  
Anguilliformes Nettastomatidae Facciolella equatorialisnative Dogface witch eel  
Siluriformes Loricariidae Farlowella kneriinative  Palito 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Farlowella nattererinative   
Siluriformes Loricariidae Farlowella odontotumulusnative   
Siluriformes Loricariidae Farlowella oxyrrynchanative  Palito 
Syngnathiformes Fistulariidae Fistularia commersoniinative Bluespotted cornetfish Corneta 
Syngnathiformes Fistulariidae Fistularia cornetanative Pacific cornetfish Trompeta lisa 
Beloniformes Exocoetidae Fodiator rostratusnative  Pez volador hocicón 
Perciformes Chaetodontidae Forcipiger flavissimusnative Longnose butterfly fish Hachita 
Lophiiformes Antennariidae Fowlerichthys avalonisnative Roughbar frogfish Zanahoria 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Galeocerdo cuviernative Tiger shark Tiburón tigre 
Carcharhiniformes Triakidae Galeorhinus galeusnative Tope shark Cazón 
Perciformes Gempylidae Gempylus serpensnative Snake mackerel Escolar 
Perciformes Haemulidae Genyatremus doviinative Spotted head sargo Roncador rayado 
Perciformes Haemulidae Genyatremus pacificinative Carruco sargo Curruco 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Genypterus maculatusnative Black cusk-eel Congrio negro 
Perciformes Gerreidae Gerres simillimusnative  Mojarra 
Orectolobiformes Ginglymostomatidae Ginglymostoma unaminative   
Siluriformes Heptapteridae Gladioglanis conquistadornative   
Perciformes Carangidae Gnathanodon speciosusnative Golden trevally Jurel de piedra 
Anguilliformes Congridae Gnathophis cinctusnative Hardtail conger  
Gobiesociformes Gobiesocidae Gobiesox adustusnative Panamic clingfish  
Gobiesociformes Gobiesocidae Gobiesox multitentaculusnative  Fondero 
Gobiesociformes Gobiesocidae Gobiesox strumosusnative Skilletfish  
Perciformes Gobiidae Gobioides peruanusnative Peruvian eelgoby Burrulango 
Perciformes Eleotridae Gobiomorus maculatusnative Pacific sleeper Cawa 
Perciformes Gobiidae Gobionellus microdonnative Estuary goby  
Perciformes Gobiidae Gobiosoma paradoxumnative Paradox goby  
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Gonichthys tenuiculusnative Slendertail lanternfish  
Ophidiiformes Bythitidae Grammonus diagrammusnative Purple brotula Brótula 
Characiformes Characidae Grundulus quitoensisnative   
Tetraodontiformes Tetraodontidae Guentheridia formosanative Spotted puffer Tamborín 
Perciformes Gobiidae Gymneleotris seminudanative Splitbanded goby  
Anguilliformes Muraenidae Gymnomuraena zebranative Zebra moray Morena zebra 
Anguilliformes Muraenidae Gymnothorax castaneusnative Panamic green moray Cacique 
Anguilliformes Muraenidae Gymnothorax doviinative Finespotted moray Morena 
Anguilliformes Muraenidae Gymnothorax equatorialisnative Spottail moray Morena 
Anguilliformes Muraenidae Gymnothorax panamensisnative Masked moray Morena 
Anguilliformes Muraenidae Gymnothorax porphyreusnative Lowfin moray Morena 
Gymnotiformes Gymnotidae Gymnotus caraponative Banded knifefish Anguila 
Gymnotiformes Gymnotidae Gymnotus esmeraldasnative   
Gymnotiformes Gymnotidae Gymnotus javarinative   
Gymnotiformes Gymnotidae Gymnotus tigrenative   
Myliobatiformes Gymnuridae Gymnura afueraenative  Raya manta 
Myliobatiformes Gymnuridae Gymnura crebripunctatanative Longsnout butterfly ray Raya manta 
Myliobatiformes Gymnuridae Gymnura marmoratanative California butterfly ray Raya manta 
Perciformes Haemulidae Haemulon californiensisnative Californian salema Ojón 
Perciformes Haemulidae Haemulon flaviguttatumnative Yellowspotted grunt Roncador chave 
Perciformes Haemulidae Haemulon maculicaudanative Spottail grunt Roncador esmeralda 
Perciformes Haemulidae Haemulon scudderiinative Grey grunt Roncador pecoso 
Perciformes Haemulidae Haemulon sexfasciatumnative Greybar grunt Roncador negro trompudo 
Perciformes Haemulidae Haemulon steindachnerinative Chere-chere grunt Roncador sol 
Perciformes Haemulidae Haemulopsis axillarisnative Yellowstripe grunt Roncador estriado 
Perciformes Haemulidae Haemulopsis elongatusnative Elongate grunt Boquimorado picudo 
Perciformes Haemulidae Haemulopsis leuciscusnative Raucous grunt Boquimorado chato 
Perciformes Haemulidae Haemulopsis nitidusnative Shining grunt Roncador brillante 
Perciformes Labridae Halichoeres dispilusnative Chameleon wrasse Vieja 
Perciformes Labridae Halichoeres nicholsinative Spinster wrasse Vieja resbalosa 
Perciformes Labridae Halichoeres notospilusnative Banded wrasse Vieja 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Harengula thrissinanative Pacific flatiron herring Arenquito 
Siluriformes Doradidae Hassar orestisnative  Bagre hueso 
Siluriformes Cetopsidae Helogenes marmoratusnative  Bagre 
Perciformes Serranidae Hemanthias peruanusnative Splittail bass Rabijunco 
Perciformes Serranidae Hemanthias signifernative Damsel bass  
Siluriformes Loricariidae Hemiancistrus fugleriendemic  Raspabalsa 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Hemiancistrus hammarlundiendemic  Raspabalsa 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Hemiancistrus landoninative  Raspabalsa 
Characiformes Characidae Hemibrycon orcesinative  Sardina 
Characiformes Characidae Hemibrycon polyodonnative  Sardina 
Perciformes Carangidae Hemicaranx leucurusnative Yellowfin jack Dama 
Perciformes Carangidae Hemicaranx zelotesnative Blackfin jack Jurelito 
Siluriformes Doradidae Hemidoras morrisinative  Bagre hueso 
Characiformes Characidae Hemigrammus lunatusnative  Sardina 
Perciformes Serranidae Hemilutjanus macrophthalmosnative Grape-eye seabass Robalo ñato 
Beloniformes Hemiramphidae Hemiramphus saltatornative Longfin halfbeak Choca saltona 
Siluriformes Pimelodidae Hemisorubim platyrhynchosnative Porthole shovelnose catfish Barbudo 
Siluriformes Trichomycteridae Henonemus punctatusnative  Bagrecito 
Perciformes Cichlidae Heroina isonycterinanative   
Perciformes Dactyloscopidae Heteristius cinctusnative   
Characiformes Acestrorhynchidae Heterocharax macrolepisnative  Sardinita 
Heterodontiformes Heterodontidae Heterodontus franciscinative Horn shark Gata 
Heterodontiformes Heterodontidae Heterodontus mexicanusnative Mexican hornshark Gata 
Heterodontiformes Heterodontidae Heterodontus quoyinative Galapagos bullhead shark  
Perciformes Priacanthidae Heteropriacanthus cruentatusnative Glasseye Ojón tira al sol 
Siluriformes Ariidae Hexanematichthys henninative  Bagre 
Lophiiformes Himantolophidae Himantolophus sagamiusnative Pacific footballfish  
Syngnathiformes Syngnathidae Hippocampus ingensnative Pacific seahorse Caballito de mar 
Pleuronectiformes Paralichthyidae Hippoglossina bollmaninative  Lenguado 
Pleuronectiformes Paralichthyidae Hippoglossina macropsnative Bigeye flounder Lenguado 
Pleuronectiformes Paralichthyidae Hippoglossina tetrophthalmanative Fourspot flounder Lenguado 
Beloniformes Exocoetidae Hirundichthys marginatusnative Banded flyingfish Pez volador 
Beloniformes Exocoetidae Hirundichthys rondeletiinative Black wing flyingfish Pez volador 
Beloniformes Exocoetidae Hirundichthys speculigernative Mirrorwing flyingfish  
Perciformes Pomacanthidae Holacanthus passernative King angelfish Bandera 
Osmeriformes Platytroctidae Holtbyrnia latifronsnative Streaklight tubeshoulder  
Characiformes Erythrinidae Hoplerythrinus unitaeniatusnative Aimara Sardina 
Characiformes Erythrinidae Hoplias malabaricusnative Trahira Guanchiche 
Characiformes Erythrinidae Hoplias microlepisnative  Juanchiche 
Siluriformes Aspredinidae Hoplomyzon papillatusnative  Carachita 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Hoplopagrus guentheriinative Mexican barred snapper Pargo de Peña 
Siluriformes Callichthyidae Hoplosternum littoralenative Atipa  
Beryciformes Trachichthyidae Hoplostethus pacificusnative Eastern Pacific roughy  
Anguilliformes Nettastomatidae Hoplunnis pacificanative Silver pikeconger Anguila 
Siluriformes Heptapteridae Horiomyzon retropinnatusnative  Barbudo 
Perciformes Howellidae Howella brodieinative Pelagic basslet  
Chimaeriformes Chimaeridae Hydrolagus melanophasmanative Eastern Pacific Black Ghostshark  
Characiformes Cynodontidae Hydrolycus scomberoidesnative Payara Dientón 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Hygophum atratumnative Thickhead lanternfish  
Myliobatiformes Dasyatidae Hypanus dipterurusnative Diamond stingray  
Myliobatiformes Dasyatidae Hypanus longusnative Longtail stingray Raya 
Characiformes Characidae Hyphessobrycon ecuadorensisnative  Sardinita 
Characiformes Characidae Hyphessobrycon ecuadoriensisnative   
Characiformes Characidae Hyphessobrycon panamensisnative   
Siluriformes Loricariidae Hypoptopoma brevirostratumnative   
Siluriformes Loricariidae Hypoptopoma spectabilenative   
Siluriformes Loricariidae Hypoptopoma sternoptychumnative   
Siluriformes Loricariidae Hypoptopoma thoracatumnative   
Beloniformes Hemiramphidae Hyporhamphus gillinative Choelo halfbeak Choca 
Beloniformes Hemiramphidae Hyporhamphus rosaenative California halfbeak Choca 
Beloniformes Hemiramphidae Hyporhamphus snyderinative Skipper halfbeak Choca 
Perciformes Serranidae Hyporthodus acanthistiusnative Rooster hind Colorado 
Perciformes Serranidae Hyporthodus mystacinusnative Misty grouper  
Perciformes Serranidae Hyporthodus niphoblesnative Star-studded grouper Murico 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Hypostomus annectensnative  Raspabalsa 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Hypostomus hemicochliodonnative   
Perciformes Blenniidae Hypsoblennius brevipinnisnative Barnaclebill blenny  
Perciformes Blenniidae Hypsoblennius caulopusnative Tidepool blenny  
Perciformes Blenniidae Hypsoblennius maculipinnanative   
Perciformes Blenniidae Hypsoblennius paytensisnative   
Anguilliformes Ophichthidae Ichthyapus selachopsnative Smiling snake-eel  
Characiformes Prochilodontidae Ichthyoelephas humeralisnative  Bocochico 
Characiformes Iguanodectidae Iguanodectes spilurusnative  Sardina 
Clupeiformes Pristigasteridae Ilisha fuerthiinative Pacific ilisha Chaparra machete 
Siluriformes Heptapteridae Imparfinis longicaudusendemic  Barbudo 
Siluriformes Heptapteridae Imparfinis parvusnative  Barbudo 
Siluriformes Heptapteridae Imparfinis stictonotusnative  Barbudo 
Characiformes Characidae Iotabrycon praecoxnative  Sardina 
Squaliformes Dalatiidae Isistius brasiliensisnative Cookie cutter shark  
Perciformes Sciaenidae Isopisthus remifernative Silver weakfish Corvina peladilla 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Isorineloricaria spinosissimanative Zucchini catfish Raspabalsa 
Perciformes Istiophoridae Istiompax indicanative Black marlin Picudo negro 
Perciformes Istiophoridae Istiophorus platypterusnative Indo-Pacific sailfish Picudo banderón 
Lamniformes Lamnidae Isurus oxyrinchusnative Shortfin mako Tinto 
Siluriformes Trichomycteridae Ituglanis laticepsnative  Bagrecito 
Perciformes Chaetodontidae Johnrandallia nigrirostrisnative Blacknosed butterflyfish Mariposa 
Characiformes Characidae Jupiaba asymmetricanative  Sardinita 
Perciformes Istiophoridae Kajikia audaxnative Striped marlin Picudo gacho 
Perciformes Chiasmodontidae Kali macrodonnative   
Perciformes Uranoscopidae Kathetostoma averruncusnative Smooth stargazer Buldog 
Perciformes Scombridae Katsuwonus pelamisnative Skipjack tuna Bonite barrilete 
Characiformes Characidae Knodus deltanative  Sardinita 
Characiformes Characidae Knodus gammanative  Sardinita 
Characiformes Characidae Knodus septentrionalisnative   
Perciformes Kuhliidae Kuhlia mugilnative Barred flagtail  
Perciformes Kyphosidae Kyphosus analogusnative Blue-bronze sea chub Hacha amarilla 
Perciformes Kyphosidae Kyphosus elegansnative Cortez sea chub Hacha ploma 
Perciformes Kyphosidae Kyphosus ocyurusnative Bluestriped chub Camote 
Perciformes Labrisomidae Labrisomus multiporosusnative Porehead blenny Trambollo curiche 
Perciformes Labrisomidae Labrisomus pomaspilusnative   
Perciformes Labrisomidae Labrisomus xantinative Largemouth blenny Curiche 
Tetraodontiformes Ostraciidae Lactoria diaphananative Roundbelly cowfish  
Perciformes Cichlidae Laetacara flavilabrisnative  Vieja 
Tetraodontiformes Tetraodontidae Lagocephalus lagocephalusnative Oceanic puffer  
Siluriformes Loricariidae Lamontichthys stibarosnative  Raspabalsa 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Lampadena urophaosnative Sunbeam lampfish  
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Lampanyctus parvicaudanative Slimtail lampfish  
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Lampanyctus steinbeckinative Longfin lampfish  
Lampriformes Lampridae Lampris guttatusnative Opah Epromar 
Characiformes Characidae Landonia latidensnative  Sardinita 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Larimus acclivisnative Steeplined drum Ñato común 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Larimus argenteusnative Silver drum Cajeta 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Larimus effulgensnative Shining drum Ñato jacoba 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Larimus pacificusnative Pacific drum Ñato barriga juma 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Lasiancistrus heteracanthusnative  Carachama 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Lasiancistrus schomburgkiinative   
Characiformes Lebiasinidae Lebiasina bimaculatanative Twospot lebiasina Guabina 
Perciformes Gempylidae Lepidocybium flavobrunneumnative Escolar Mírame lindo 
Perciformes Trichiuridae Lepidopus fitchinative Pacific scabbardfish Sable negro 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Lepophidium negropinnanative Specklefin cusk eel Culona 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Lepophidium pardalenative Leopard cusk eel Congrio 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Lepophidium proratesnative Prowspine cusk eel Perla 
Characiformes Anostomidae Leporinus ecuadorensisendemic  Ratón 
Characiformes Anostomidae Leporinus jatuncochinative  Ratón 
Characiformes Anostomidae Leporinus pearsoninative  Septimo 
Characiformes Anostomidae Leporinus striatusnative  Sardina 
Characiformes Characidae Leptagoniates steindachnerinative  Sardinita 
Siluriformes Doradidae Leptodoras acipenserinusnative  Bagre hueso 
Syngnathiformes Syngnathidae Leptonotus blainvilleanusnative Deep-bodied pipefish  
Anguilliformes Ophichthidae Letharchus rosenblattinative Sailfin snake-eel  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Lile stoliferanative Striped herring Pelada 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Limatulichthys griseusnative  Carachama 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Lipopterichthys carrioninative  Carachama 
Perciformes Lobotidae Lobotes pacificusnative Pacific tripletail Berrugate 
Perciformes Opistognathidae Lonchopisthus sinuscalifornicusnative Longtailed jawfish Bocón rabilargo 
Lophiiformes Lophiidae Lophiodes caulinarisnative Spottedtail angler Pez sapo 
Lophiiformes Lophiidae Lophiodes spilurusnative Threadfin angler Pez sapo 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Loricaria simillimanative  Carachama 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus aratusnative Mullet snapper Pargo lisa 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus argentiventrisnative Yellow snapper Pargo dientón 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus coloradonative Colorado snapper Pargo jilguero 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus guttatusnative Spotted rose snapper Pargo 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus inermisnative Golden snapper Pargo redondo 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus jordaninative Jordan's snapper Pargo 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus novemfasciatusnative Pacific dog snapper Pargo dientón 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus perunative Pacific red snapper Pargo rojo 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus viridisnative Blue and gold snapper  
Perciformes Luvaridae Luvarus imperialisnative Luvar  
Perciformes Zoarcidae Lycenchelys hadrogeneianative   
Perciformes Zoarcidae Lycenchelys incisanative   
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Lycengraulis poeyinative Pacific sabretooth anchovy Ojitos 
Perciformes Gobiidae Lythrypnus dallinative Bluebanded goby  
Perciformes Sciaenidae Macrodon mordaxnative Dogteeth weakfish  
Aulopiformes Paralepididae Magnisudis atlanticanative Duckbill barracudina  
Perciformes Istiophoridae Makaira mazaranative Indo-Pacific blue marlin Picudo blanco 
Perciformes Malacanthidae Malacanthus brevirostrisnative Quakerfish  
Perciformes Labrisomidae Malacoctenus sudensisnative   
Perciformes Labrisomidae Malacoctenus tetranemusnative Throatspotted blenny Trambollo 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Malacosteus nigernative Stoplight loosejaw  
Gadiformes Macrouridae Mataeocephalus tenuicaudanative Slendertail grenadier  
Stomiiformes Sternoptychidae Maurolicus breviculusnative   
Siluriformes Callichthyidae Megalechis pictanative Spotted hoplo Caracha 
Siluriformes Callichthyidae Megalechis thoracatanative   
Siluriformes Doradidae Megalodoras uranoscopusnative  Bagre hueso 
Siluriformes Pimelodidae Megalonema platycephalumnative  Barbudo 
Stephanoberyciformes Melamphaidae Melamphaes macrocephalusnative   
Characiformes Crenuchidae Melanocharacidium rexendemic  Sardina 
Atheriniformes Atherinopsidae Membras gilbertinative Landia silverside Pejerrey 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Menticirrhus elongatusnative Pacific kingcroaker Ratón picudo 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Menticirrhus nasusnative Highfin king croaker Ratón cabeza dura 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Menticirrhus ophicephalusnative Snakehead kingcroaker Bobo 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Menticirrhus paitensisnative Paita kingcroaker Chapana 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Menticirrhus undulatusnative California kingcroaker Ratón 
Gadiformes Merlucciidae Merluccius gayi peruanusnative Peruvian hake Merluza 
Perciformes Cichlidae Mesoheros festaenative Guayas cichlid Vieja 
Perciformes Cichlidae Mesoheros ornatusnative  Macho 
Siluriformes Pseudopimelodidae Microglanis pellopterygiusendemic  Barbudo 
Siluriformes Pseudopimelodidae Microglanis variegatusendemic  Barbudo 
Perciformes Gobiidae Microgobius curtusnative   
Perciformes Gobiidae Microgobius emblematicusnative Emblem goby  
Perciformes Gobiidae Microgobius miraflorensisnative Miraflores goby  
Perciformes Gobiidae Microgobius tabogensisnative Taboga goby  
Perciformes Haemulidae Microlepidotus brevipinnisnative Humpback grunt Sol 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Micropogonias altipinnisnative Tallfin croaker Corvinón 
Perciformes Pomacentridae Microspathodon bairdiinative Bumphead damselfish Ayanque 
Perciformes Pomacentridae Microspathodon dorsalisnative Giant damselfish Ayanque 
Myliobatiformes Myliobatidae Mobula birostrisnative Giant manta Manta raya 
Myliobatiformes Myliobatidae Mobula hypostomanative Lesser devil ray Raya 
Myliobatiformes Myliobatidae Mobula munkiananative Munk's devil ray  
Myliobatiformes Myliobatidae Mobula thurstoninative Smoothtail mobula Manta raya 
Characiformes Characidae Moenkhausia naponisnative  Sardinita 
Tetraodontiformes Molidae Mola molanative Ocean sunfish Pez sol 
Pleuronectiformes Bothidae Monolene maculipinnanative Pacific deepwater flounder Lenguado 
Perciformes Moronidae Morone saxatilisintroduced Striped bass  
Mugiliformes Mugilidae Mugil cephalusnative Flathead grey mullet Lisa 
Mugiliformes Mugilidae Mugil curemanative White mullet Lisa 
Mugiliformes Mugilidae Mugil hospesnative Hospe mullet Lisa 
Mugiliformes Mugilidae Mugil setosusnative Liseta mullet Lisa 
Mugiliformes Mugilidae Mugil thoburninative Thoburn's mullet Lisa 
Perciformes Mullidae Mulloidichthys dentatusnative Mexican goatfish Chivo amarillo 
Anguilliformes Muraenidae Muraena argusnative Argus moray Morena de piedra 
Anguilliformes Muraenidae Muraena clepsydranative Hourglass moray  
Anguilliformes Muraenidae Muraena lentiginosanative Jewel moray Morena 
Carcharhiniformes Triakidae Mustelus dorsalisnative Sharptooth smooth-hound Cazón de leche 
Carcharhiniformes Triakidae Mustelus henleinative Brown smooth-hound Cazón de leche 
Carcharhiniformes Triakidae Mustelus lunulatusnative Sicklefin smooth-hound Vieja 
Carcharhiniformes Triakidae Mustelus mentonative Speckled smooth-hound Piruche 
Carcharhiniformes Triakidae Mustelus whitneyinative Humpback smooth-hound Piruche 
Perciformes Serranidae Mycteroperca xenarchanative Broomtail grouper Cherna 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Myctophum aurolaternatumnative Golden lanternfish  
Myliobatiformes Myliobatidae Myliobatis peruvianusnative Peruvian eagle ray Raya 
Characiformes Serrasalmidae Myloplus rubripinnisnative Redhook myleus Sardinita 
Characiformes Serrasalmidae Mylossoma aureumnative  Palometa 
Characiformes Serrasalmidae Mylossoma duriventrenative  Sabaletín 
Anguilliformes Ophichthidae Myrichthys tigrinusnative Spotted snake-eel Anguila 
Beryciformes Holocentridae Myripristis leiognathusnative Panamic soldierfish Sol 
Anguilliformes Myrocongridae Myroconger nigrodentatusnative Orange eel  
Anguilliformes Ophichthidae Myrophis vafernative Pacific worm eel Culebra marina 
Myxiniformes Myxinidae Myxine circifronsnative Whiteface hagfish  
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Nannobrachium idostigmanative   
Siluriformes Heptapteridae Nannoglanis fasciatusendemic  Barbudo 
Torpediniformes Narcinidae Narcine entemedornative Giant electric ray Dormilón 
Torpediniformes Narcinidae Narcine leopardanative   
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Nasolamia veloxnative Whitenose shark Cazón 
Perciformes Carangidae Naucrates ductornative Pilotfish Pez piloto 
Perciformes Gempylidae Nealotus tripesnative Black snake mackerel Escolar 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Nebris occidentalisnative Pacific smalleye croaker Ojo chico 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Negaprion brevirostrisnative Lemon shark Tiburón amarillo 
Perciformes Nematistiidae Nematistius pectoralisnative Roosterfish Peje gallo 
Anguilliformes Nemichthyidae Nemichthys scolopaceusnative Slender snipe eel Anguila 
Siluriformes Heptapteridae Nemuroglanis lanceolatusnative   
Clupeiformes Pristigasteridae Neoopisthopterus tropicusnative Tropical longfin herring Pelada 
Perciformes Pomacentridae Nexilosus latifronsnative Coquito sergeant Castañeta 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Nezumia latirostratanative Broadsnout grenadier  
Gadiformes Macrouridae Nezumia orbitalisnative Spectacled grenadier  
Gadiformes Macrouridae Nezumia parininative Parin's grenadier  
Gadiformes Macrouridae Nezumia stelgidolepisnative California grenadier  
Perciformes Scaridae Nicholsina denticulatanative Loosetooth parrotfish Loro rabicolorado 
Siluriformes Ariidae Notarius planicepsnative Flathead sea catfish Bagre 
Siluriformes Ariidae Notarius troscheliinative Chili sea catfish Bagre 
Hexanchiformes Hexanchidae Notorynchus cepedianusnative Broadnose sevengill shark Gatita 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Notoscopelus resplendensnative Patchwork lampfish  
Siluriformes Ariidae Occidentarius platypogonnative Cominate sea catfish Bagre 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Odontoscion xanthopsnative Yelloweye croaker Corvinilla negra 
Characiformes Characidae Odontostilbe ecuadorensisnative   
Characiformes Characidae Odontostilbe roloffinative  Sardinita 
Lophiiformes Ogcocephalidae Ogcocephalus darwininative Galápagos batfish Pez murciélago 
Perciformes Carangidae Oligoplites altusnative Longjaw leatherjacket Palometa 
Perciformes Carangidae Oligoplites refulgensnative Shortjaw leatherjacket Voladore palometa 
Perciformes Carangidae Oligoplites saurusnative Leatherjacket Voladora mascapalo 
Salmoniformes Salmonidae Oncorhynchus mykissintroduced Rainbow trout Trucha arco iris 
Anguilliformes Ophichthidae Ophichthus remigernative Punctuated snake-eel Anguila 
Anguilliformes Ophichthidae Ophichthus tetratremanative   
Anguilliformes Ophichthidae Ophichthus triserialisnative Pacific snake eel Anguila 
Anguilliformes Ophichthidae Ophichthus zophochirnative Yellow snake eel Anguila 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Ophidion fulvumnative Earspot cusk eel Congrio 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Ophidion galeoidesnative Striped cusk eel Congrio 
Perciformes Blenniidae Ophioblennius steindachnerinative Large-banded blenny Quico 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Ophioscion imicepsnative Blinkard croaker Polla blanca 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Ophioscion scierusnative Point-Tuza croaker Polla tuza 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Ophioscion simulusnative Snub-nosed croaker Corvina 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Ophioscion typicusnative Point-nosed croaker Ñato 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Ophioscion vermicularisnative Vermiculated croaker Polla negra 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Opisthonema bullerinative Slender thread herring Pinchagua 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Opisthonema libertatenative Pacific thread herring Pinchagua 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Opisthonema medirastrenative Middling thread herring Pinchagua 
Clupeiformes Pristigasteridae Opisthopterus doviinative Dove's longfin herring Chaparra plateada 
Clupeiformes Pristigasteridae Opisthopterus effulgensnative Vaqueira longfin herring  
Clupeiformes Pristigasteridae Opisthopterus equatorialisnative Equatorial longfin herring Pelada 
Perciformes Oplegnathidae Oplegnathus insignisnative Pacific beakfish Loro negro 
Siluriformes Doradidae Opsodoras stuebeliinative  Bagre hueso 
Perciformes Cichlidae Oreochromis niloticusintroduced Nile tilapia Tilapia 
Perciformes Haemulidae Orthopristis cantharinusnative Sheephead grunt  
Perciformes Haemulidae Orthopristis chalceusnative Brassy grunt Chullo 
Siluriformes Doradidae Ossancora punctatanative  Bagre hueso 
Osteoglossiformes Osteoglossidae Osteoglossum bicirrhosumnative Arawana Arawana 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Otocinclus huaoraninative   
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Otophidium indefatigabilenative Bighead cusk eel Congrio 
Siluriformes Doradidae Oxydoras nigernative Ripsaw catfish Bagre hueso 
Beloniformes Hemiramphidae Oxyporhamphus micropterusnative Bigwing halfbeak  
Perciformes Sciaenidae Pachyurus stewartinative   
Siluriformes Loricariidae Panaqolus albomaculatusnative  Carachama 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Panaqolus dentexnative  Carachama 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Panaqolus gnomusnative Dwarf panaque  
Siluriformes Loricariidae Panaqolus nocturnusnative Dusky panaque  
Siluriformes Loricariidae Panaque titannative   
Siluriformes Cetopsidae Paracetopsis atahualpanative   
Siluriformes Cetopsidae Paracetopsis bleekerinative  Ciego 
Siluriformes Cetopsidae Paracetopsis esmeraldasnative   
Perciformes Labrisomidae Paraclinus fehlmanninative   
Perciformes Labrisomidae Paraclinus mexicanusnative Mexican blenny  
Anguilliformes Congridae Paraconger californiensisnative Ringeye conger Congrio 
Perciformes Blenniidae Parahypsos piersoninative   
Perciformes Serranidae Paralabrax callaensisnative Southern rock bass Perela 
Perciformes Serranidae Paralabrax humeralisnative Peruvian rock seabass Perela 
Pleuronectiformes Paralichthyidae Paralichthys adspersusnative Fine flounder Lenguado 
Pleuronectiformes Paralichthyidae Paralichthys woolmaninative Speckled flounder Lenguado 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Paralonchurus dumeriliinative Suco croaker Ratón rayado 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Paralonchurus goodeinative Goode croaker Rayado 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Paralonchurus peruanusnative Peruvian banded croaker Ratón ñato 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Paralonchurus petersiinative Peters' banded croaker Ratón rabilargo 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Paralonchurus rathbuninative Bearded banded croaker  
Perciformes Serranidae Paranthias colonusnative Pacific creole-fish Ladrón 
Perciformes Ephippidae Parapsettus panamensisnative Panama spadefish Palma 
Ophidiiformes Bythitidae Parasaccogaster normaenative   
Myliobatiformes Potamotrygonidae Paratrygon aierebanative Discus ray Raya 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Pareques lanfearinative Royal highhat Camiseta rayada 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Pareques violanative Gungo highhat Camisete rabinegra 
Beloniformes Exocoetidae Parexocoetus brachypterusnative Sailfin flyingfish  
Characiformes Parodontidae Parodon buckleyinative  Ratón 
Characiformes Parodontidae Parodon pongoensisnative Pongo characin Ratón 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Peckoltia bachinative  Carachama 
Clupeiformes Pristigasteridae Pellona castelnaeananative Amazon pellona  
Perciformes Stromateidae Peprilus mediusnative Pacific harvestfish Gallinazo 
Perciformes Stromateidae Peprilus snyderinative Salema butterfish Gallinazo 
Scorpaeniformes Peristediidae Peristedion barbigernative  Pez cocodrilo 
Scorpaeniformes Peristediidae Peristedion crustosumnative   
Characiformes Characidae Phenacobrycon henninative  Sardina 
Characiformes Characidae Phenacogaster napoatilisnative   
Siluriformes Pimelodidae Phractocephalus hemioliopterusnative Redtail catfish Guacamayo bagre 
Gadiformes Moridae Physiculus nematopusnative Charcoal mora Carbonero 
Gadiformes Moridae Physiculus rastrelligernative Hundred fathom mora  
Gadiformes Moridae Physiculus talaraenative Peruvian mora Carbonero 
Characiformes Lebiasinidae Piabucina astrigatanative  Guaija 
Characiformes Lebiasinidae Piabucina aureoguttatanative  Guaija 
Characiformes Lebiasinidae Piabucina elongatanative  Guaija 
Siluriformes Heptapteridae Pimelodella buckleyinative  Barbudo 
Siluriformes Heptapteridae Pimelodella elongataendemic  Barbudo 
Siluriformes Heptapteridae Pimelodella griseaendemic  Barbudo 
Siluriformes Heptapteridae Pimelodella modestusendemic  Barbudo 
Siluriformes Pimelodidae Pimelodus blochiinative Bloch's catfish Barbudo 
Siluriformes Pimelodidae Pimelodus jivaronative  Barbudo 
Siluriformes Pimelodidae Pimelodus ornatusnative  Barbudo 
Siluriformes Pimelodidae Pinirampus pirinampunative Flatwhiskered catfish Bagre 
Anguilliformes Ophichthidae Pisodonophis daspilotusnative Blunt-toothed snake eel  
Perciformes Sciaenidae Plagioscion squamosissimusnative South American silver croaker Corvina 
Perciformes Blenniidae Plagiotremus azaleusnative Sabertooth blenny  
Beloniformes Belonidae Platybelone argalus pteruranative Baja California keeltail needlefish Aguja 
Rhinopristiformes Rhinobatidae Platyrhinoidis triseriatanative Thornback guitarfish Guitarra 
Siluriformes Pimelodidae Platysilurus olallaenative   
Siluriformes Pimelodidae Platystomatichthys sturionative  Bagre 
Siluriformes Trichomycteridae Plectrochilus wienerinative  Canero 
Myliobatiformes Potamotrygonidae Plesiotrygon iwamaenative Long-tailed river stingray Raya 
Clupeiformes Pristigasteridae Pliosteostoma lutipinnisnative Yellowfin herring Chaparra pelada 
Perciformes Polynemidae Polydactylus approximansnative Blue bobo Guapuro azul 
Perciformes Polynemidae Polydactylus opercularisnative Yellow bobo León 
Perciformes Pomacanthidae Pomacanthus zonipectusnative Cortez angelfish Machín Lechuza 
Perciformes Haemulidae Pomadasys bayanusnative Purplemouth grunt Roncador corvina 
Perciformes Haemulidae Pomadasys branickiinative Sand grunt Lorna 
Perciformes Haemulidae Pomadasys macracanthusnative Longspine grunt Roncador ruco 
Perciformes Haemulidae Pomadasys panamensisnative Panama grunt Chocoano 
Perciformes Haemulidae Pomadasys schyriinative  Roncador 
Scorpaeniformes Scorpaenidae Pontinus clemensinative Mottled scorpionfish Brujo pintado 
Scorpaeniformes Scorpaenidae Pontinus furcirhinusnative  Brujo larguiespina 
Scorpaeniformes Scorpaenidae Pontinus sierranative Speckled scorpionfish Diablico 
Batrachoidiformes Batrachoididae Porichthys margaritatusnative Daisy midshipman Bruja 
Stephanoberyciformes Melamphaidae Poromitra nigrofulvanative   
Beloniformes Belonidae Potamorrhaphis guianensisnative  Lápiz 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Prionace glaucanative Blue shark Azulejo 
Characiformes Characidae Prionobrama filigeranative Glass bloodfin Sardina 
Scorpaeniformes Triglidae Prionotus albirostrisnative Whitesnout searobin Gallina 
Scorpaeniformes Triglidae Prionotus birostratusnative Two-beaked searobin Gallineta 
Scorpaeniformes Triglidae Prionotus horrensnative Bristly searobin Gallina 
Scorpaeniformes Triglidae Prionotus ruscariusnative Common searobin Gallina 
Scorpaeniformes Triglidae Prionotus stephanophrysnative Lumptail searobin Gallina 
Perciformes Acanthuridae Prionurus laticlaviusnative Razor surgeonfish Gallinazo 
Perciformes Acanthuridae Prionurus punctatusnative Yellowtail surgeonfish Barbero 
Clupeiformes Pristigasteridae Pristigaster whiteheadinative   
Perciformes Priacanthidae Pristigenys serrulanative Popeye catalufa Ojón rojo 
Rhinopristiformes Pristidae Pristis microdonnative Largetooth sawfish Pez peine 
Rhinopristiformes Pristidae Pristis pectinatanative Smalltooth sawfish Pez peine 
Rhinopristiformes Pristidae Pristis perottetinative Large-tooth sawfish Pez peine 
Rhinopristiformes Pristidae Pristis pristisnative Common sawfish Pez sierra 
Characiformes Prochilodontidae Prochilodus nigricansnative Black prochilodus Bocachico 
Perciformes Chaetodontidae Prognathodes falcifernative Scythemarked butterflyfish  
Beloniformes Exocoetidae Prognichthys tringanative Tringa flyingfish  
Perciformes Serranidae Pronotogrammus eosnative Bigeye bass  
Perciformes Serranidae Pronotogrammus multifasciatusnative Threadfin bass Doncellita 
Characiformes Curimatidae Psectrogaster amazonicanative  Boquiche 
Perciformes Nomeidae Psenes sionative Twospine driftfish  
Characiformes Anostomidae Pseudanos trimaculatusnative Threespot headstander Sardina 
Tetraodontiformes Balistidae Pseudobalistes naufragiumnative Stone triggerfish Puerco mulato 
Rhinopristiformes Rhinobatidae Pseudobatos glaucostigmusnative Speckled guitarfish Guitarra 
Rhinopristiformes Rhinobatidae Pseudobatos leucorhynchusnative Whitesnout guitarfish Guitarra 
Rhinopristiformes Rhinobatidae Pseudobatos planicepsnative Pacific guitarfish  
Siluriformes Aspredinidae Pseudobunocephalus bifidusnative  Carachita 
Lamniformes Pseudocarchariidae Pseudocarcharias kamoharainative Crocodile shark Tiburón cocodrilo 
Characiformes Characidae Pseudochalceus bohlkeinative   
Characiformes Characidae Pseudochalceus lineatusnative  Sardina 
Characiformes Characidae Pseudochalceus longianalisnative   
Characiformes Curimatidae Pseudocurimata boehlkeinative  Nayón 
Characiformes Curimatidae Pseudocurimata boulengerinative  Nayón 
Characiformes Curimatidae Pseudocurimata lineopunctatanative  Nayón 
Characiformes Curimatidae Pseudocurimata troscheliinative  Boquiche 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Pseudohemiodon apithanosnative  Caracha 
Ophidiiformes Bythitidae Pseudonus acutusnative   
Syngnathiformes Syngnathidae Pseudophallus starksiinative  Caballito 
Siluriformes Pseudopimelodidae Pseudopimelodus pulchernative  Barbudo 
Siluriformes Pimelodidae Pseudoplatystoma fasciatumnative Barred sorubim Bagre rayado 
Siluriformes Pimelodidae Pseudoplatystoma tigrinumnative Tiger sorubim Bagre rayado 
Cyprinodontiformes Poeciliidae Pseudopoecilia festaenative   
Cyprinodontiformes Poeciliidae Pseudopoecilia frianative  Camotillo 
Perciformes Chiasmodontidae Pseudoscopelus lavenberginative   
Beloniformes Belonidae Pseudotylosurus angusticepsnative  Pez lápiz aguja 
Perciformes Mullidae Pseudupeneus grandisquamisnative Bigscale goatfish Chivito 
Siluriformes Aspredinidae Pterobunocephalus depressusnative   
Siluriformes Loricariidae Pterygoplichthys gibbicepsnative Leopard pleco Carachama 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Pterygoplichthys punctatusnative Corroncho Carachama 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Pterygoplichthys weberinative   
Characiformes Serrasalmidae Pygocentrus nattererinative Red piranha Piraña 
Characiformes Lebiasinidae Pyrrhulina obermullerinative   
Characiformes Lebiasinidae Pyrrhulina semifasciatanative  Sardina 
Rajiformes Rajidae Raja equatorialisnative Equatorial skate  
Rajiformes Rajidae Raja velezinative Velez ray Raya 
Tetraodontiformes Molidae Ranzania laevisnative Slender sunfish  
Lampriformes Regalecidae Regalecus glesnenative King of herrings  
Perciformes Echeneidae Remora albescensnative White suckerfish Remora 
Perciformes Echeneidae Remora australisnative Whalesucker Remora 
Perciformes Echeneidae Remora brachypteranative Spearfish remora Peje piloto 
Perciformes Echeneidae Remora osteochirnative Marlin sucker  
Perciformes Echeneidae Remora remoranative Shark sucker Remora 
Gymnotiformes Sternopygidae Rhabdolichops cavicepsnative  Anguila 
Gymnotiformes Sternopygidae Rhabdolichops eastwardinative  Anguila 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Rhadinoloricaria macromystaxnative  Carachama 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Rhadinoloricaria rhaminative  Carachama 
Siluriformes Heptapteridae Rhamdia cinerascensnative   
Siluriformes Heptapteridae Rhamdia poeyinative   
Siluriformes Heptapteridae Rhamdia quelennative South American catfish Bagre 
Characiformes Cynodontidae Rhaphiodon vulpinusnative Biara Dientón 
Orectolobiformes Rhincodontidae Rhincodon typusnative Whale shark Tiburón ballena 
Siluriformes Doradidae Rhinodoras boehlkeinative  Bagre hueso 
Myliobatiformes Myliobatidae Rhinoptera steindachnerinative Pacific cownose ray Raya 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Rhizoprionodon longurionative Pacific sharpnose shark Cazón 
Characiformes Characidae Rhoadsia altipinnaendemic  Sabaleta 
Characiformes Characidae Rhoadsia minornative  Sabaleta 
Anguilliformes Congridae Rhynchoconger nitensnative Bignose conger Congrio 
Siluriformes Doradidae Rhynchodoras woodsinative  Bagre hueso 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Rineloricaria jubatanative  Guitarra 
Characiformes Characidae Roeboides occidentalisnative  Dientón 
Aulopiformes Scopelarchidae Rosenblattichthys volucrisnative Chubby pearleye  
Perciformes Gempylidae Ruvettus pretiosusnative Oilfish Lija 
Perciformes Serranidae Rypticus bicolornative Mottled soapfish Zorra 
Perciformes Serranidae Rypticus nigripinnisnative Blackfin soapfish  
Characiformes Parodontidae Saccodon terminalisendemic  Sardina 
Characiformes Parodontidae Saccodon wagnerinative  Roncador 
Saccopharyngiformes Saccopharyngidae Saccopharynx lavenberginative   
Characiformes Bryconidae Salminus affinisnative  Dama 
Characiformes Bryconidae Salminus hilariinative  Dama 
Perciformes Scombridae Sarda chiliensisnative Eastern Pacific bonito  
Perciformes Scombridae Sarda orientalisnative Striped bonito Bonito 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Sardinops sagaxnative South American pilchard Sardina 
Beryciformes Holocentridae Sargocentron suborbitalenative Tinsel squirrelfish Sol rojo 
Perciformes Cichlidae Satanoperca juruparinative Demon eartheater Vieja 
Perciformes Blenniidae Scartichthys gigasnative Giant blenny Borracho 
Perciformes Scaridae Scarus compressusnative Azure parrotfish Loro 
Perciformes Scaridae Scarus ghobbannative Blue-barred parrotfish Loro 
Perciformes Scaridae Scarus perriconative Bumphead parrotfish Loro 
Perciformes Scaridae Scarus rubroviolaceusnative Ember parrotfish Loro 
Perciformes Centrolophidae Schedophilus haedrichinative Mocosa ruff Ojo de uva 
Carcharhiniformes Scyliorhinidae Schroederichthys chilensisnative Redspotted catshark  
Siluriformes Ariidae Sciades dowiinative Flapnose sea catfish Bagre 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Sciaena deliciosanative Lorna drum Cholo 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Sciaenops ocellatusintroduced Red drum  
Perciformes Scombridae Scomber japonicusnative Chub mackerel Morenillo 
Perciformes Scombridae Scomberomorus sierranative Pacific sierra Sierra 
Myctophiformes Neoscopelidae Scopelengys tristisnative Pacific blackchin  
Stephanoberyciformes Melamphaidae Scopelogadus bispinosusnative Twospine bigscale  
Scorpaeniformes Scorpaenidae Scorpaena afueraenative Peruvian scorpionfish Lechuza 
Scorpaeniformes Scorpaenidae Scorpaena histrionative Player scorpionfish Lechuza 
Scorpaeniformes Scorpaenidae Scorpaena mystesnative  Pez sapo 
Scorpaeniformes Scorpaenidae Scorpaena russulanative Reddish scorpionfish Brujo morado 
Scorpaeniformes Scorpaenidae Scorpaenodes xyrisnative Rainbow scorpionfish Pez diablo 
Perciformes Carangidae Selar crumenophthalmusnative Bigeye scad Caballa ojona 
Perciformes Carangidae Selene brevoortiinative Hairfin lookdown Cara caballa 
Perciformes Carangidae Selene orstediinative Mexican moonfish Carita 
Perciformes Carangidae Selene peruviananative Peruvian moonfish Carita 
Characiformes Prochilodontidae Semaprochilodus insignisnative Kissing prochilodus Bocachico 
Perciformes Labridae Semicossyphus darwininative Galápagos sheephead wrasse Camote 
Perciformes Carangidae Seriola lalandinative Yellowtail amberjack Huayaipe 
Perciformes Carangidae Seriola peruananative Fortune jack Huayaipe rojo 
Perciformes Carangidae Seriola rivoliananative Longfin yellowtail Huayaipe 
Perciformes Centrolophidae Seriolella violaceanative Palm ruff Cojinoba 
Perciformes Serranidae Serranus huascariinative Flag serrano Camotillo 
Perciformes Serranidae Serranus psittacinusnative Barred serrano Camotillo 
Perciformes Serranidae Serranus stilbostigmanative  Camotillo 
Characiformes Serrasalmidae Serrasalmus elongatusnative Slender piranha Piraña 
Characiformes Serrasalmidae Serrasalmus rhombeusnative Redeye piranha Piraña 
Anguilliformes Serrivomeridae Serrivomer beaniinative Stout sawpalate Anguila 
Anguilliformes Serrivomeridae Serrivomer sectornative Sawtooth eel  
Perciformes Gobiidae Sicydium rosenbergiiendemic   
Siluriformes Pimelodidae Sorubim elongatusnative Slender shovelnose catfish  
Siluriformes Pimelodidae Sorubim limanative Duckbill catfish Bagre 
Siluriformes Pimelodidae Sorubim maniradiinative   
Siluriformes Pimelodidae Sorubimichthys planicepsnative Firewood catfish Bagre 
Tetraodontiformes Tetraodontidae Sphoeroides annulatusnative Bullseye puffer Tambolero 
Tetraodontiformes Tetraodontidae Sphoeroides kendallinative Slick puffer  
Tetraodontiformes Tetraodontidae Sphoeroides lobatusnative Longnose puffer Tambulero 
Tetraodontiformes Tetraodontidae Sphoeroides sechuraenative Peruvian puffer Tamborín 
Tetraodontiformes Tetraodontidae Sphoeroides trichocephalusnative Pygmy puffer Tambulero 
Perciformes Sphyraenidae Sphyraena ensisnative Mexican barracuda Picuda 
Perciformes Sphyraenidae Sphyraena idiastesnative Pelican barracuda Picuda 
Carcharhiniformes Sphyrnidae Sphyrna coronanative Scalloped bonnethead Cachona 
Carcharhiniformes Sphyrnidae Sphyrna lewininative Scalloped hammerhead  
Carcharhiniformes Sphyrnidae Sphyrna medianative Scoophead Cachona 
Carcharhiniformes Sphyrnidae Sphyrna mokarrannative Great hammerhead Cachona 
Carcharhiniformes Sphyrnidae Sphyrna tiburonative Bonnethead Cachona 
Carcharhiniformes Sphyrnidae Sphyrna zygaenanative Smooth hammerhead Cachona 
Squatiniformes Squatinidae Squatina armatanative  Angelote 
Squatiniformes Squatinidae Squatina californicanative Pacific angelshark  
Perciformes Labrisomidae Starksia fulvanative Yellow blenny  
Gymnotiformes Hypopomidae Steatogenys elegansnative Barred knifefish Anguila 
Perciformes Pomacentridae Stegastes acapulcoensisnative Acapulco major Tono mulato 
Perciformes Pomacentridae Stegastes flavilatusnative Beaubrummel Tono 
Characiformes Curimatidae Steindachnerina bimaculatanative  Boquiche 
Characiformes Curimatidae Steindachnerina dobulanative  Boquiche 
Characiformes Curimatidae Steindachnerina guentherinative  Boquiche 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Stellifer chrysoleucanative Shortnose stardrum Ñato 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Stellifer ericymbanative Hollow stardrum Chogorro blanco 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Stellifer fuerthiinative White stardrum Chogorro blanco 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Stellifer illecebrosusnative Silver stardrum Chogorro blanco 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Stellifer mancorensisnative Smooth stardrum Chogorro blanco 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Stellifer melanocheirnative Black stardrum  
Perciformes Sciaenidae Stellifer minornative Minor stardrum  
Perciformes Sciaenidae Stellifer oscitansnative Yawning stardrum Chogorro blanco 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Stellifer pizarroensisnative Pizzaro stardrum Chogorro blanco 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Stellifer zestocarusnative Softhead stardrum Chogorro blanco 
Aulopiformes Paralepididae Stemonosudis macruranative   
Gymnotiformes Apteronotidae Sternarchorhynchus curvirostrisnative  Anguila 
Gymnotiformes Apteronotidae Sternarchorhynchus stewartinative Stewart’s tube-snouted ghost knifefish  
Gymnotiformes Sternopygidae Sternopygus arenatusnative   
Gymnotiformes Sternopygidae Sternopygus macrurusnative Longtail knifefish Bio del rio 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Stomias atriventernative Black-belly dragonfish  
Perciformes Stromateidae Stromateus stellatusnative Starry butterfish Pámpano 
Beloniformes Belonidae Strongylura exilisnative Californian needlefish Aguja brava 
Beloniformes Belonidae Strongylura fluviatilisnative   
Beloniformes Belonidae Strongylura scapularisnative Shoulderspot needlefish Aguja 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Sturisomatichthys frenatumnative  Raspabalsa 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Sturisomatichthys panamensenative  Guitarrera 
Aulopiformes Paralepididae Sudis atroxnative Fierce pike smelt  
Tetraodontiformes Balistidae Sufflamen verresnative Orangeside triggerfish Pez puerco 
Pleuronectiformes Paralichthyidae Syacium latifronsnative Beach flounder Lenguado 
Pleuronectiformes Paralichthyidae Syacium longidorsalenative Longfin flounder Lenguado 
Pleuronectiformes Paralichthyidae Syacium ovalenative Oval flounder Lenguado 
Pleuronectiformes Cynoglossidae Symphurus atramentatusnative Inkspot tonguefish Hojita 
Pleuronectiformes Cynoglossidae Symphurus callopterusnative Chocolate tonguefish Hojita 
Pleuronectiformes Cynoglossidae Symphurus chabanaudinative Chabanaud's tonguefish Hojita 
Pleuronectiformes Cynoglossidae Symphurus diabolicusnative Devil's tonguefish  
Pleuronectiformes Cynoglossidae Symphurus elongatusnative Elongate tonguefish Hojita 
Pleuronectiformes Cynoglossidae Symphurus gorgonaenative Gorgonian tonguefish  
Pleuronectiformes Cynoglossidae Symphurus melanurusnative Drab tonguefish Hojita 
Pleuronectiformes Cynoglossidae Symphurus oligomerusnative Spotfin tonguefish Hojita 
Pleuronectiformes Cynoglossidae Symphurus prolatinarisnative Halfstriped tonguefish Hojita 
Pleuronectiformes Cynoglossidae Symphurus undecimplerusnative Dark cheek tongue Hojita 
Pleuronectiformes Cynoglossidae Symphurus williamsinative William's tonguefish  
Rajiformes Arhynchobatidae Sympterygia brevicaudatanative Shorttail fanskate Raya espinosa 
Synbranchiformes Synbranchidae Synbranchus marmoratusnative Marbled swamp eel Culebra 
Syngnathiformes Syngnathidae Syngnathus auliscusnative Barred pipefish  
Aulopiformes Synodontidae Synodus evermanninative Inotted lizardfish Huavina 
Aulopiformes Synodontidae Synodus intermediusnative Sand diver Huavina 
Aulopiformes Synodontidae Synodus lacertinusnative Sauro lizardfish Huavina 
Aulopiformes Synodontidae Synodus marchenaenative Lizardfish Huavina 
Aulopiformes Synodontidae Synodus scitulicepsnative Shorthead lizardfish Huavina 
Aulopiformes Synodontidae Synodus sechuraenative Sechura lizardfish Huavina 
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Talismania bifurcatanative Threadfin slickhead  
Perciformes Bramidae Taractes rubescensnative Pomfret Chancho piraña 
Siluriformes Auchenipteridae Tatia dunninative   
Myliobatiformes Dasyatidae Telatrygon acutirostranative   
Siluriformes Doradidae Tenellus trimaculatusnative  Bagre hueso 
Perciformes Istiophoridae Tetrapturus angustirostrisnative Shortbill spearfish Marlín 
Torpediniformes Torpedinidae Tetronarce tremensnative Chilean torpedo Torpedo 
Perciformes Labridae Thalassoma lucasanumnative Cortez rainbow wrasse  
Batrachoidiformes Batrachoididae Thalassophryne amazonicanative   
Characiformes Gasteropelecidae Thoracocharax stellatusnative Spotfin hatchetfish Volador 
Perciformes Scombridae Thunnus alalunganative Albacore Sierra 
Perciformes Scombridae Thunnus albacaresnative Yellowfin tuna Albacora aleta amarilla 
Perciformes Scombridae Thunnus obesusnative Bigeye tuna Albacora 
Perciformes Scombridae Thunnus orientalisnative Pacific bluefin tuna Atún 
Gobiesociformes Gobiesocidae Tomicodon petersiinative Peter's clingfish  
Gobiesociformes Gobiesocidae Tomicodon prodomusnative   
Perciformes Carangidae Trachinotus kennedyinative Blackblotch pompano Pámpano ñato 
Perciformes Carangidae Trachinotus paitensisnative Paloma pompano Pámpano chaso 
Perciformes Carangidae Trachinotus rhodopusnative Gafftopsail pompano Domingo 
Perciformes Carangidae Trachinotus stilbenative Steel pompano Pámpano 
Lampriformes Trachipteridae Trachipterus altivelisnative King-of-the-salmon  
Lampriformes Trachipteridae Trachipterus fukuzakiinative Tapertail ribbonfish  
Perciformes Carangidae Trachurus murphyinative Chilean jack mackerel Jurel común 
Perciformes Carangidae Trachurus symmetricusnative Pacific jack mackerel Jurel ojetón 
Siluriformes Doradidae Trachydoras steindachnerinative  Bagre hueso 
Scorpaeniformes Sebastidae Trachyscorpia verainative Ecuadorian Deep-sea Scorpionfish Rascacio espinoso del Pacífico 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Transancistrus aequinoctialisendemic  Carachama 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Transancistrus santarosensisnative   
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Triaenodon obesusnative Whitetip reef shark Cazón 
Carcharhiniformes Triakidae Triakis acutipinnaendemic Sharpfin houndshark Tollo 
Carcharhiniformes Triakidae Triakis maculatanative Spotted houndshark  
Perciformes Trichiuridae Trichiurus lepturusnative Largehead hairtail Corbata 
Siluriformes Trichomycteridae Trichomycterus bomboizanusnative   
Siluriformes Trichomycteridae Trichomycterus kneriinative  Bagrecito 
Siluriformes Trichomycteridae Trichomycterus taenianative  Bagrecito 
Pleuronectiformes Achiridae Trinectes fimbriatusnative Fringed sole  
Pleuronectiformes Achiridae Trinectes fluviatilisnative  Lenguado 
Pleuronectiformes Achiridae Trinectes fonsecensisnative Spottedfin sole Guardaboya 
Pleuronectiformes Achiridae Trinectes xanthurusnative   
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Triphoturus mexicanusnative Mexican lampfish  
Characiformes Triportheidae Triportheus albusnative  Pechón 
Characiformes Triportheidae Triportheus angulatusnative  Pechón 
Characiformes Triportheidae Triportheus elongatusnative Elongate hatchetfish Pechón 
Beloniformes Belonidae Tylosurus crocodilusnative Hound needlefish Aguja 
Beloniformes Belonidae Tylosurus fodiatornative Mexican needlefish Aguja 
Beloniformes Belonidae Tylosurus pacificusnative Pacific agujon needlefish Aguja 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Umbrina analisnative Longspine drum  
Perciformes Sciaenidae Umbrina dorsalisnative Longfin drum Corvina mechuguera 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Umbrina xantinative Polla drum Corvina rabo amarillo 
Perciformes Mullidae Upeneus xanthogrammusnative  Chivo 
Perciformes Carangidae Uraspis helvolanative Whitetongue jack Caramelo 
Myliobatiformes Urolophidae Urolophus hallerinative Haller's round ray Raya sicodélica 
Anguilliformes Muraenidae Uropterygius macrocephalusnative Needle-tooth moray  
Myliobatiformes Urotrygonidae Urotrygon aspiduranative Panamic stingray Raya 
Myliobatiformes Urotrygonidae Urotrygon chilensisnative Blotched stingray Raya 
Myliobatiformes Urotrygonidae Urotrygon mundanative Munda round ray Raya 
Myliobatiformes Urotrygonidae Urotrygon rogersinative Thorny stingray  
Siluriformes Trichomycteridae Vandellia cirrhosanative Candiru Canero 
Perciformes Haemulidae Xenichthys xantinative Longfin salema Ollocon Ojón 
Characiformes Characidae Xenurobrycon heterodonnative  Sardina 
Perciformes Xiphiidae Xiphias gladiusnative Swordfish Pez espada 
Siluriformes Aspredinidae Xyliphius lepturusnative  Carachita 
Siluriformes Aspredinidae Xyliphius melanopterusnative  Carachita 
Lophiiformes Ogcocephalidae Zalieutes elaternative Roundel batfish Murciélago 
Perciformes Zanclidae Zanclus cornutusnative Moorish idol  
Lampriformes Trachipteridae Zu cristatusnative Scalloped ribbonfish  
Siluriformes Pimelodidae Zungaro zungaronative Gilded catfish Bagre blanco 
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