List of Freshwater Fishes for Haiti

Number of freshwater fish species: 41 The tables below were generated from Fishbase.org - A project to provide indexing and links for all known species as the baseline dataset for studies of global biodiversity. All links below take you to pages on the fishbase.org site.
Tropical Freshwater Fish | Biotope aquaria | Country Index

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Order Family Species Status FB name Name
Mugiliformes Mugilidae Agonostomus monticola native Mountain mullet  
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Anchoa parva native Little anchovy  
Anguilliformes Anguillidae Anguilla rostrata native American eel  
Perciformes Gobiidae Awaous banana native River goby  
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus leucas native Bull shark  
Perciformes Centropomidae Centropomus ensiferus native Swordspine snook  
Perciformes Centropomidae Centropomus parallelus native Fat snook Saumon 
Perciformes Centropomidae Centropomus pectinatus native Tarpon snook  
Cyprinodontiformes Cyprinodontidae Cyprinodon bondi native Hispaniola pupfish  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Cyprinus carpio carpio introduced Common carp  
Perciformes Gerreidae Eugerres plumieri native Striped mojarra  
Cyprinodontiformes Poeciliidae Gambusia beebei endemic Miragoane gambusia  
Cyprinodontiformes Poeciliidae Gambusia dominicensis native Dominican gambusia  
Cyprinodontiformes Poeciliidae Gambusia hispaniolae native Hispaniolan gambusia  
Cyprinodontiformes Poeciliidae Gambusia pseudopunctata endemic Tiburon Peninsula gambusia  
Perciformes Gerreidae Gerres cinereus native Yellow fin mojarra Dark-barred mojarra 
Mugiliformes Mugilidae Joturus pichardi native Bobo mullet  
Cyprinodontiformes Poeciliidae Limia dominicensis native Tiburon Peninsula limia  
Cyprinodontiformes Poeciliidae Limia fuscomaculata endemic Blotched limia  
Cyprinodontiformes Poeciliidae Limia garnieri endemic Garnier's limia  
Cyprinodontiformes Poeciliidae Limia grossidens endemic Largetooth limia  
Cyprinodontiformes Poeciliidae Limia immaculata endemic Plain limia  
Cyprinodontiformes Poeciliidae Limia melanogaster misidentification Blackbelly limia  
Cyprinodontiformes Poeciliidae Limia melanonotata native Blackbanded limia  
Cyprinodontiformes Poeciliidae Limia miragoanensis endemic Miragoane limia  
Cyprinodontiformes Poeciliidae Limia nigrofasciata endemic Blackbarred limia  
Cyprinodontiformes Poeciliidae Limia ornata endemic Ornate limia  
Cyprinodontiformes Poeciliidae Limia pauciradiata endemic Few-rayed limia  
Cyprinodontiformes Poeciliidae Limia rivasi endemic Rivas's limia  
Cyprinodontiformes Poeciliidae Limia tridens native   
Cyprinodontiformes Poeciliidae Limia yaguajali questionable Yaguajal limia  
Elopiformes Megalopidae Megalops atlanticus native Tarpon Grand-écaille 
Mugiliformes Mugilidae Mugil cephalus questionable Flathead mullet  
Mugiliformes Mugilidae Mugil liza native Liza  
Perciformes Cichlidae Nandopsis haitiensis native Haitian cichlid Odo 
Perciformes Cichlidae Nandopsis vombergae misidentification   
Perciformes Cichlidae Oreochromis aureus introduced Blue tilapia  
Perciformes Cichlidae Oreochromis mossambicus introduced Mozambique tilapia  
Perciformes Cichlidae Oreochromis niloticus niloticus introduced Nile tilapia  
Cyprinodontiformes Poeciliidae Poecilia hispaniolana native Hispaniola molly  
Perciformes Haemulidae Pomadasys crocro native Burro grunt Crocro roughneck 

Page created by: Eli, 15.08.07, last modified by: Eli, 23.08.07



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The copy for fish.mongabay.com was written in 1994-1995. Therefore some information such as scientific names may be out of date. For this, I apologize. Feel free to send corrections to me.