Species in Yangtze
     n= 215 (Incomplete)
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Species Name Family Habitat Length (cm) Trophic Level Status
Abbottina obtusirostris Cyprinidae benthopelagic 9.5 TL 2.9 native
Abbottina rivularis Chinese false gudgeon Cyprinidae benthopelagic 18.9 TL 2.9 native
Acanthogobius luridus Gobiidae demersal 6.0 TL 3.1 native
Acanthorhodeus chankaensis Khanka spiny bitterling Cyprinidae benthopelagic 12.0 TL 2.9 native
Acheilognathus barbatulus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 10.3 TL 2.9 native
Acheilognathus gracilis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 6.8 TL 2.9 native
Acheilognathus imberbis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 8.0 TL 2.9 native
Acheilognathus macropterus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 33.5 TL 2.8 native
Acheilognathus tabira tabira Cyprinidae benthopelagic 9.7 TL 2.9 native
Acheilognathus tonkinensis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 11.2 TL 2.9 native
Acipenser dabryanus Yangtze sturgeon Acipenseridae demersal 250.0 TL 3.3 native
Acipenser sinensis Chinese sturgeon Acipenseridae demersal 130.0 TL 3.2 native
Acrossocheilus kreyenbergii Cyprinidae benthopelagic 18.9 TL 2.9 native
Acrossocheilus monticola Cyprinidae benthopelagic 18.0 TL 2.9 native
Acrossocheilus paradoxus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 20.0 TL 2.9 native
Acrossocheilus yunnanensis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 26.3 TL 2.9 native
Anabarilius alburnops Cyprinidae benthopelagic 29.0 TL 2.6 native
Anabarilius brevianalis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 15.3 TL 2.9 native
Anabarilius liui chenghaiensis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 27.2 TL 2.8 native
Anabarilius liui liui Cyprinidae benthopelagic 33.3 TL 2.8 native
Anabarilius polylepis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 27.7 TL 2.8 endemic
Anabarilius qionghaiensis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 31.7 TL 2.8 native
Anabarilius songmingensis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 12.2 TL 2.8 native
Anabarilius xundianensis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 32.9 TL 2.8 native
Ancherythroculter kurematsui Cyprinidae benthopelagic 22.0 TL 2.8 native
Ancherythroculter nigrocauda Cyprinidae benthopelagic 30.0 TL 2.8 native
Ancherythroculter wangi Cyprinidae benthopelagic 24.0 TL 2.8 native
Anguilla marmorata Giant mottled eel Anguillidae demersal 200.0 TL 3.8 native
Atrilinea macrolepis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 12.2 TL 2.9 native
Bangana rendahli Cyprinidae benthopelagic 40.3 TL 2.8 endemic
Beaufortia liui Balitoridae demersal 6.8 TL 2.9 native
Beaufortia niulanensis Balitoridae demersal 4.8 TL native
Beaufortia szechuanensis Balitoridae demersal 8.9 TL 2.9 native
Belligobio nummifer Cyprinidae benthopelagic 17.5 TL 2.9 native
Carassius auratus Goldfish Cyprinidae benthopelagic 39.0 TL 2.0 native
Channa argus argus Snakehead Channidae benthopelagic 100.0 TL 4.2 native
Channa maculata Blotched snakehead Channidae benthopelagic 20.0 TL 3.7 native
Chanodichthys dabryi Humpback Cyprinidae benthopelagic 51.2 TL 2.8 native
Chanodichthys erythropterus Predatory carp Cyprinidae benthopelagic 102.0 TL 3.1 native
Chanodichthys mongolicus Mongolian redfin Cyprinidae benthopelagic 122.0 TL 2.8 native
Chanodichthys oxycephalus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 73.2 TL 2.8 native
Claea dabryi Nemacheilidae benthopelagic 12.1 TL 2.7 native
Clarias fuscus Hong Kong catfish Clariidae demersal 29.9 TL 3.7 native
Coilia brachygnathus Yangtse grenadier anchovy Engraulidae pelagic 32.9 TL 3.5 native
Coreius guichenoti Cyprinidae benthopelagic 43.5 TL 2.8 native
Coreius heterodon Cyprinidae benthopelagic 25.0 TL 2.8 native
Culter alburnus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 35.0 TL 2.8 native
Culter oxycephaloides Cyprinidae benthopelagic 36.0 TL 2.8 native
Cyclocheilichthys sinensis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 38.4 TL 3.1 native
Cyprinus carpio Common carp Cyprinidae benthopelagic 134.2 TL 3.0 native
Discogobio yunnanensis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 10.3 TL 2.9 native
Elopichthys bambusa Yellowcheek Cyprinidae benthopelagic 200.0 TL 2.7 native
Euchiloglanis kishinouyei Sisoridae demersal 21.6 TL 3.2 native
Garra imberba Cyprinidae benthopelagic 26.8 TL 2.0 native
Glyptothorax fokiensis Sisoridae benthopelagic 9.9 TL 3.2 native
Glyptothorax sinensis Sisoridae benthopelagic 12.6 TL 3.2 native
Gnathopogon herzensteini Cyprinidae benthopelagic 8.5 TL 2.9 native
Gnathopogon imberbis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 12.0 TL 2.9 native
Gnathopogon nicholsi Cyprinidae benthopelagic 9.1 TL 2.9 native
Gobiobotia abbreviata Cyprinidae benthopelagic 9.0 TL 2.9 native
Gobiobotia filifer Cyprinidae benthopelagic 12.7 TL 2.9 native
Gobiobotia longibarba Cyprinidae benthopelagic 14.0 TL 2.9 native
Gobiobotia pappenheimi Eightbarbel gudgeon Cyprinidae benthopelagic 6.3 TL 2.9 native
Gobiocypris rarus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 7.2 TL 3.5 native
Gymnocypris potanini Cyprinidae benthopelagic 18.9 TL 2.8 native
Gymnodiptychus pachycheilus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 60.0 TL 2.8 native
Hemibagrus macropterus Bagridae demersal 28.4 TL 3.5 native
Hemibarbus labeo Barbel steed Cyprinidae benthopelagic 62.0 TL 2.8 native
Hemibarbus maculatus Spotted steed Cyprinidae benthopelagic 47.0 TL 3.5 native
Hemiculter bleekeri Cyprinidae benthopelagic 20.7 TL 2.1 native
Hemiculter leucisculus Sharpbelly Cyprinidae benthopelagic 28.1 TL 2.7 native
Hemiculter tchangi Cyprinidae benthopelagic 27.5 TL 2.4 native
Hemiculterella sauvagei Cyprinidae benthopelagic 14.0 TL 2.9 native
Hemisalanx brachyrostralis Salangidae demersal 12.2 TL 3.0 native
Herzensteinia microcephalus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 26.4 TL 2.8 native
Homatula potanini Nemacheilidae demersal 10.2 TL 2.7 native
Homatula variegata Nemacheilidae demersal 17.0 TL 2.6 native
Hucho bleekeri Salmonidae benthopelagic 78.1 TL 3.8 native
Hypophthalmichthys molitrix Silver carp Cyprinidae benthopelagic 105.0 TL 2.0 native
Jinshaia sinensis Balitoridae demersal 14.0 TL 2.9 native
Leptobotia elongata Cobitidae demersal 61.0 TL 4.2 native
Leptobotia rubrilabris Cobitidae demersal 22.3 TL 3.3 native
Leptobotia taeniops Cobitidae demersal 22.3 TL 3.3 native
Lepturichthys fimbriata Balitoridae demersal 15.4 TL 2.9 native
Liobagrus aequilabris Amblycipitidae benthopelagic 7.6 TL 3.1 native
Liobagrus kingi Amblycipitidae benthopelagic 11.6 TL 3.2 endemic
Liobagrus marginatoides Amblycipitidae benthopelagic 10.4 TL 3.2 native
Liobagrus marginatus Amblycipitidae benthopelagic 14.0 TL 3.2 native
Liobagrus styani Amblycipitidae benthopelagic 12.0 TL 3.2 native
Liza haematocheila So-iuy mullet Mugilidae pelagic-neritic 80.0 TL 2.5 native
Luciobrama macrocephalus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 48.0 TL 2.8 native
Macrognathus aculeatus Lesser spiny eel Mastacembelidae benthopelagic 38.0 TL 3.3 native
Macropodus opercularis Paradisefish Osphronemidae pelagic 8.2 TL 3.8 native
Megalobrama amblycephala Wuchang bream Cyprinidae benthopelagic 200.0 TL 2.7 native
Megalobrama mantschuricus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 71.5 TL 3.3 native
Metahomaloptera omeiensis Balitoridae demersal 5.3 TL 3.0 native
Micropercops swinhonis Odontobutidae demersal 8.0 TL 3.0 native
Microphysogobio chinssuensis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 7.8 TL 2.9 native
Microphysogobio fukiensis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 10.0 TL 2.9 native
Microphysogobio kiatingensis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 12.0 TL 2.9 native
Microphysogobio tungtingensis Long-nosed gudgeon Cyprinidae benthopelagic 14.0 TL 2.9 native
Misgurnus anguillicaudatus Pond loach Cobitidae demersal 34.2 TL 3.2 native
Mylopharyngodon piceus Black carp Cyprinidae demersal 180.0 TL 3.2 native
Neosalanx taihuensis Salangidae demersal 9.1 TL 3.0 native
Ochetobius elongatus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 40.0 TL 2.8 native
Odontobutis obscura Odontobutidae benthopelagic 12.0 TL 3.2 native
Onychostoma angustistomata Cyprinidae benthopelagic 23.1 TL 2.8 native
Onychostoma barbatulum Taiwan shoveljaw carp Cyprinidae benthopelagic 23.0 TL 2.8 native
Onychostoma barbatum Cyprinidae benthopelagic 21.4 TL 2.8 native
Onychostoma breve Cyprinidae benthopelagic 17.8 TL 2.8 native
Onychostoma lini Cyprinidae benthopelagic 30.9 TL 2.8 native
Onychostoma macrolepis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 25.6 TL 2.8 native
Onychostoma rarum Cyprinidae benthopelagic 35.5 TL 2.8 native
Onychostoma simum Cyprinidae benthopelagic 35.8 TL 2.8 native
Onychostoma virgulatum Cyprinidae benthopelagic 17.8 TL native
Parabotia banarescui Cobitidae benthopelagic 17.0 TL 3.3 native
Parabotia maculosa Cobitidae demersal 20.0 TL 3.3 native
Parabramis pekinensis White amur bream Cyprinidae benthopelagic 55.0 TL 2.0 native
Paramisgurnus dabryanus Cobitidae demersal 9.0 TL 3.2 native
Parasinilabeo assimilis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 13.3 TL 2.9 native
Pareuchiloglanis sinensis Sisoridae benthopelagic 17.1 TL 3.2 native
Pelteobagrus eupogon Bagridae demersal 25.0 TL 3.5 native
Plagiognathops microlepis Smallscale yellowfin Cyprinidae benthopelagic 70.0 TL 2.8 native
Platysmacheilus longibarbatus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 9.9 TL 2.8 native
Procypris rabaudi Rock carp Cyprinidae benthopelagic 45.0 TL 3.5 native
Psephurus gladius Chinese paddlefish Polyodontidae demersal 300.0 TL 4.2 native
Pseudobagrus brachyrhabdion Bagridae demersal 25.3 TL 3.4 native
Pseudobagrus crassilabris Bagridae demersal 18.0 TL 3.3 native
Pseudobagrus fui Bagridae demersal 16.3 TL 3.3 native
Pseudobagrus pratti Bagridae benthopelagic 24.2 TL 3.3 native
Pseudobagrus tenuifurcatus Bagridae demersal 35.0 TL 3.4 native
Pseudobagrus tenuis Bagridae benthopelagic 27.7 TL 3.3 native
Pseudobagrus truncatus Bagridae benthopelagic 19.1 TL 3.3 native
Pseudobagrus vachellii Bagridae demersal 35.0 TL 3.5 native
Pseudogyrinocheilus prochilus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 25.1 TL 2.8 endemic
Pseudohemiculter dispar Cyprinidae benthopelagic 26.2 TL 2.8 native
Pseudohemiculter hainanensis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 24.0 TL 2.8 native
Pseudolaubuca engraulis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 22.0 TL 2.8 native
Pseudolaubuca sinensis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 27.0 TL 2.8 native
Pseudorasbora parva Stone moroko Cyprinidae benthopelagic 11.0 TL 3.0 native
Ptychobarbus kaznakovi Cyprinidae benthopelagic 36.0 TL 2.8 native
Rhinogobio cylindricus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 26.0 TL 2.8 native
Rhinogobio hunanensis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 24.8 TL 2.8 native
Rhinogobio ventralis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 23.0 TL 2.8 native
Rhinogobius cliffordpopei Gobiidae benthopelagic 5.9 TL 3.2 native
Rhinogobius giurinus Gobiidae demersal 8.0 TL 3.2 native
Rhodeus sinensis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 6.3 TL 2.7 native
Rhynchocypris oxycephalus Chinese minnow Cyprinidae demersal 17.2 TL 3.7 native
Sarcocheilichthys davidi Cyprinidae benthopelagic 10.5 TL 2.8 native
Sarcocheilichthys kiangsiensis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 17.0 TL 2.8 native
Sarcocheilichthys nigripinnis nigripinnis Rainbow gudgeon Cyprinidae benthopelagic 15.3 TL 2.9 native
Sarcocheilichthys parvus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 7.0 TL 2.8 native
Sarcocheilichthys sinensis sinensis Chinese lake gudgeon Cyprinidae benthopelagic 30.0 TL 2.8 native
Saurogobio dabryi Chinese lizard gudgeon Cyprinidae benthopelagic 24.3 TL 2.8 native
Saurogobio dumerili Cyprinidae benthopelagic 27.0 TL 2.8 native
Saurogobio gracilicaudatus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 20.5 TL 2.8 native
Saurogobio gymnocheilus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 14.3 TL 2.8 native
Saurogobio lissilabris Cyprinidae benthopelagic 22.7 TL 2.8 questionable
Schistura pseudofasciolata Nemacheilidae benthopelagic 9.0 TL 3.0 native
Schizopygopsis anteroventris Cyprinidae benthopelagic 37.2 TL 2.8 native
Schizopygopsis malacanthus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 24.9 TL 2.8 native
Schizothorax chongi Cyprinidae benthopelagic 29.8 TL 2.8 native
Schizothorax cryptolepis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 27.7 TL 2.8 native
Schizothorax davidi Cyprinidae benthopelagic 48.2 TL 2.8 native
Schizothorax dolichonema Cyprinidae benthopelagic 39.7 TL 2.8 native
Schizothorax grahami Cyprinidae benthopelagic 39.0 TL 2.8 native
Schizothorax heterochilus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 44.5 TL 2.8 native
Schizothorax kozlovi Cyprinidae benthopelagic 50.0 TL 2.8 native
Schizothorax labrosus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 35.4 TL 2.8 native
Schizothorax longibarbus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 26.2 TL 2.8 native
Schizothorax microstomus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 30.9 TL 2.8 native
Schizothorax ninglangensis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 20.1 TL 2.8 native
Schizothorax parvus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 18.2 TL 2.8 native
Schizothorax prenanti Cyprinidae benthopelagic 38.3 TL 2.8 native
Schizothorax sinensis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 17.7 TL 2.8 native
Schizothorax wangchiachii Cyprinidae benthopelagic 50.0 TL 2.8 native
Schizothorax yunnanensis weiningensis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 26.6 TL 2.8 native
Silurus meridionalis Chinese large-mouth catfish Siluridae demersal 100.0 TL 4.1 endemic
Sinibotia superciliaris Cobitidae demersal 18.3 TL 3.2 native
Sinibrama longianalis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 20.9 TL 2.9 native
Sinibrama taeniatus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 18.1 TL 2.9 native
Sinilabeo hummeli Cyprinidae benthopelagic 2.4 TL 3.0 native
Sinilabeo longibarbatus Cyprinidae pelagic 18.6 TL 2.8 native
Siniperca chuatsi Mandarin fish Percichthyidae benthopelagic 70.0 TL 4.5 native
Siniperca roulei Percichthyidae benthopelagic 37.6 TL 3.7 endemic
Siniperca scherzeri Leopard mandarin fish Percichthyidae benthopelagic 26.8 TL 3.9 native
Siniperca undulata Percichthyidae benthopelagic 15.0 TL 3.7 native
Sinocrossocheilus guizhouensis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 9.6 TL 2.9 endemic
Sinocyclocheilus grahami Golden-line barbel Cyprinidae benthopelagic 16.0 TL 2.9 native
Sinocyclocheilus multipunctatus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 25.5 TL 2.8 native
Sinogastromyzon sichangensis Balitoridae demersal 3.6 TL 3.0 native
Spinibarbus denticulatus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 50.6 TL 3.2 native
Spinibarbus hollandi Cyprinidae benthopelagic 39.7 TL 3.8 native
Spinibarbus sinensis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 45.1 TL 2.6 native
Squalidus nitens Cyprinidae benthopelagic 9.7 TL 2.9 native
Tachysurus fulvidraco Yellow catfish Bagridae demersal 34.5 TL 3.2 native
Tenualosa reevesii Reeves shad Clupeidae pelagic-neritic 61.6 TL 3.2 native
Toxabramis swinhonis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 12.0 TL 2.8 native
Triplophysa bleekeri Nemacheilidae benthopelagic 10.0 TL 3.1 native
Triplophysa lixianensis Nemacheilidae demersal 18.2 TL 3.1 native
Triplophysa markehenensis Nemacheilidae benthopelagic 14.5 TL 3.1 native
Triplophysa microps Nemacheilidae benthopelagic 6.8 TL 3.0 native
Triplophysa ninglangensis Nemacheilidae benthopelagic 8.5 TL 3.0 native
Triplophysa obscura Nemacheilidae benthopelagic 17.6 TL 3.1 native
Triplophysa pseudoscleroptera Nemacheilidae benthopelagic 17.0 TL 3.1 native
Triplophysa pseudostenura Nemacheilidae demersal 17.3 TL native
Triplophysa robusta Nemacheilidae benthopelagic 19.3 TL 3.1 native
Triplophysa rotundiventris Nemacheilidae benthopelagic 9.3 TL 3.1 native
Triplophysa stenura Nemacheilidae benthopelagic 16.8 TL 3.1 native
Triplophysa stoliczkai Tibetan stone loach Nemacheilidae benthopelagic 15.0 TL 3.1 native
Xenocypris macrolepis Yellowfin Cyprinidae benthopelagic 30.0 TL 2.8 native
Xenophysogobio boulengeri Cyprinidae benthopelagic 14.8 TL 2.8 native
Xenophysogobio nudicorpa Cyprinidae benthopelagic 7.9 TL 2.8 native
Zacco chengtui Cyprinidae benthopelagic 12.0 TL 2.9 native
Zacco platypus Freshwater minnow Cyprinidae benthopelagic 20.0 TL 3.0 native
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