List of Freshwater Fishes for Azerbaijan

Number of freshwater fish species: 77 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.
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Order Family Species Status FB name Name
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Abramis brama native Common bream Leshtsch 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Acanthalburnus microlepis native Blackbrow bleak  
Acipenseriformes Acipenseridae Acipenser gueldenstaedtii native Russian sturgeon  
Acipenseriformes Acipenseridae Acipenser nudiventris native Fringebarbel sturgeon Ship 
Acipenseriformes Acipenseridae Acipenser persicus native Persian sturgeon  
Acipenseriformes Acipenseridae Acipenser stellatus native Starry sturgeon  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnoides bipunctatus native Spirlin Bystrjanka 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus chalcoides native Danube bleak  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus hohenackeri native North Caucasian bleak  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Alosa caspia caspia native Caspian shad  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Alosa kessleri native Caspian anadromous shad  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Alosa saposchnikowii native Saposhnikovi shad  
Perciformes Gobiidae Anatirostrum profundorum native Dockbill pugolovka  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Aspius aspius native Asp Zerekh 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Ballerus ballerus native Zope  
Cypriniformes Balitoridae Barbatula merga native Krynicki's loach  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Barbus brachycephalus brachycephalus native Aral barbel Kaspiiskii usatsch 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Barbus capito capito native Bulatmai barbel  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Barbus ciscaucasicus native Terek barbel  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Barbus cyclolepis questionable   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Barbus mursa native Mursa  
Perciformes Gobiidae Benthophiloides brauneri native   
Perciformes Gobiidae Benthophilus ctenolepidus native   
Perciformes Gobiidae Benthophilus granulosus native Granular pugolovka  
Perciformes Gobiidae Benthophilus macrocephalus native Caspian tadpole goby  
Perciformes Gobiidae Benthophilus magistri native Azov tadpole goby  
Perciformes Gobiidae Benthophilus ragimovi native   
Perciformes Gobiidae Benthophilus stellatus native Stellate tadpole-goby  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Blicca bjoerkna native White bream Gustera 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Capoeta capoeta capoeta native Transcaucasian barb Khramulja 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Capoeta capoeta sevangi native Seven khramulya  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Carassius carassius native Crucian carp Kruglyi 
Petromyzontiformes Petromyzontidae Caspiomyzon wagneri native Caspian lamprey  
Perciformes Gobiidae Caspiosoma caspium native   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Chondrostoma colchicum native Colchic nase  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Chondrostoma oxyrhynchum native Terek nase  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Clupeonella abrau abrau native Abrau sprat  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Clupeonella cultriventris native Black Sea sprat  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Clupeonella grimmi native Southern Caspian sprat  
Cypriniformes Cobitidae Cobitis taenia native Spined loach Shtschipovka 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Ctenopharyngodon idella not established Grass carp  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Cyprinus carpio carpio native Common carp Sazan 
Esociformes Esocidae Esox lucius native Northern pike Shtschuka 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Gobio gobio gobio native Gudgeon  
Acipenseriformes Acipenseridae Huso huso native Beluga  
Perciformes Gobiidae Hyrcanogobius bergi native   
Perciformes Gobiidae Knipowitschia caucasica native   
Perciformes Gobiidae Knipowitschia longecaudata native   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Leucaspius delineatus native Belica Ovsianka 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Leuciscus idus native Ide Iaz 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Leuciscus leuciscus native Common dace Eletz 
Perciformes Gobiidae Mesogobius batrachocephalus questionable Knout goby  
Perciformes Gobiidae Neogobius fluviatilis fluviatilis native Monkey goby  
Perciformes Gobiidae Neogobius gymnotrachelus native Racer goby  
Perciformes Gobiidae Neogobius iljini native   
Perciformes Gobiidae Neogobius melanostomus native Round goby  
Perciformes Gobiidae Neogobius ratan native Ratan goby  
Perciformes Gobiidae Neogobius syrman native Syrman goby  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Pelecus cultratus native Ziege Tschekhon 
Perciformes Percidae Perca fluviatilis native European perch  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Phoxinus phoxinus native Eurasian minnow Goljan 
Perciformes Gobiidae Proterorhinus marmoratus native Tubenose goby  
Perciformes Gobiidae Proterorhinus semipellucidus native   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Pseudorasbora parva introduced Stone moroko  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Rhodeus sericeus native Amur bitterling Gortschak 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Romanogobio ciscaucasicus native North Caucasian longbarbel gudgeon  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Rutilus atropatenus native Shirvan roachling  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Rutilus frisii native Kutum  
Cypriniformes Cobitidae Sabanejewia aurata aurata native Goldside loach  
Cypriniformes Cobitidae Sabanejewia caucasica native Ciscaucasian spined loach  
Perciformes Percidae Sander lucioperca native Pike-perch Sudak 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Scardinius erythrophthalmus native Rudd Krasnoperka 
Siluriformes Siluridae Silurus glanis native Wels catfish Som 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Squalius cephalus native European Chub Govali 
Salmoniformes Salmonidae Stenodus leucichthys native Inconnu  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Tinca tinca native Tench Lin 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Vimba vimba native Vimba Syrt 



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Copyright Rhett Butler 1994-2013

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.