All fishes reported from Paraguay

n = 283 (Incomplete)
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Table 1: 263 species currently present in the country/island (endemic, native, introduced, reintroduced);
Table 2: 12 species possibly present in the country/island (stray, questionable);
Table 3: 8 species demonstrated to be absent in the country/island (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: 283 species reported from the country/island altogether.
Table 1: 263 species currently present in the country/island.
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Order Family Species Occurrence FishBase name Name Photo
Characiformes Anostomidae Abramites hypselonotusnative Marbled headstander Per-dofolha 
Siluriformes Auchenipteridae Ageneiosus inermisnative Manduba  
Siluriformes Auchenipteridae Ageneiosus militarisnative   
Siluriformes Aspredinidae Amaralia oviraptornative    No picture yet.
Siluriformes Doradidae Anadoras weddelliinative  Iagivá 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Ancistrus dubiusnative  Pirambocaya  No picture yet.
Siluriformes Loricariidae Ancistrus hoplogenysnative   
Siluriformes Loricariidae Ancistrus piraretanative  Pirambocaya 
Siluriformes Loricariidae Ancistrus piriformisnative  Pirambocaya  No picture yet.
Characiformes Parodontidae Apareiodon affinisnative Darter characine Piki 
Characiformes Characidae Aphyocharax anisitsinative Bloodfin tetra  
Characiformes Characidae Aphyocharax dentatusnative   
Characiformes Characidae Aphyocharax nattererinative   
Characiformes Characidae Aphyocharax rathbuninative Redflank bloodfin  
Perciformes Cichlidae Apistogramma borelliinative Umbrella cichlid  
Perciformes Cichlidae Apistogramma commbraenative Corumba cichlid  
Perciformes Cichlidae Apistogramma trifasciatanative   
Gymnotiformes Apteronotidae Apteronotus albifronsnative Black ghost  
Perciformes Cichlidae Astronotus crassipinnisnative   
Characiformes Characidae Astyanax asuncionensisnative   
Characiformes Characidae Astyanax eigenmanniorumnative    No picture yet.
Characiformes Characidae Astyanax paraguayensisnative    No picture yet.
Characiformes Characidae Astyanax pellegrininative    No picture yet.
Siluriformes Auchenipteridae Auchenipterus nigripinnisnative    No picture yet.
Siluriformes Auchenipteridae Auchenipterus osteomystaxnative   
Perciformes Cichlidae Australoheros guaraninative    No picture yet.
Cyprinodontiformes Rivulidae Austrolebias monstrosusnative    No picture yet.
Cyprinodontiformes Rivulidae Austrolebias nigripinnisnative Blackfin pearlfish  
Cyprinodontiformes Rivulidae Austrolebias paranaensisnative    No picture yet.
Cyprinodontiformes Rivulidae Austrolebias patriciaenative   
Cyprinodontiformes Rivulidae Austrolebias vandenberginative   
Characiformes Characidae Brachychalcinus retrospinanative   
Gymnotiformes Hypopomidae Brachyhypopomus beebeinative   
Gymnotiformes Hypopomidae Brachyhypopomus draconative   
Gymnotiformes Hypopomidae Brachyhypopomus gauderionative   
Gymnotiformes Hypopomidae Brachyhypopomus pinnicaudatusnative   
Characiformes Bryconidae Brycon hilariinative   
Characiformes Characidae Bryconamericus exodonnative    No picture yet.
Characiformes Characidae Bryconamericus stramineusnative   
Perciformes Cichlidae Bujurquina vittatanative Banded acara  
Siluriformes Aspredinidae Bunocephalus doriaenative   
Siluriformes Callichthyidae Callichthys callichthysnative Cascarudo  
Pleuronectiformes Achiridae Catathyridium jenynsiinative  Lenguado 
Pleuronectiformes Achiridae Catathyridium lorentziinative  Lenguado  No picture yet.
Siluriformes Cetopsidae Cetopsis gobioidesnative   
Perciformes Cichlidae Chaetobranchopsis australisnative   
Characiformes Crenuchidae Characidium etzelinative    No picture yet.
Characiformes Crenuchidae Characidium lateralenative    No picture yet.
Characiformes Characidae Charax leticiaenative   
Characiformes Characidae Charax stenopterusnative   
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