List of Freshwater Fishes for Cyprus

Number of freshwater fish species: 31 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 Alburnus alburnus introduced Bleak  
Anguilliformes Anguillidae Anguilla anguilla native European eel  
Cyprinodontiformes Cyprinodontidae Aphanius fasciatus native   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Aspius aspius introduced Asp  
Atheriniformes Atherinidae Atherina boyeri native Big-scale sand smelt  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Blicca bjoerkna introduced White bream  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Carassius auratus auratus introduced Goldfish  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Carassius carassius introduced Crucian carp  
Siluriformes Clariidae Clarias gariepinus not established North African catfish  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Ctenopharyngodon idella not established Grass carp  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Cyprinus carpio carpio introduced Common carp  
Perciformes Moronidae Dicentrarchus labrax native European seabass  
Perciformes Gobiidae Gobius paganellus native Rock goby  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Hypophthalmichthys molitrix introduced Silver carp  
Siluriformes Ictaluridae Ictalurus punctatus introduced Channel catfish  
Mugiliformes Mugilidae Liza saliens native Leaping mullet  
Perciformes Centrarchidae Micropterus salmoides introduced Largemouth bass  
Mugiliformes Mugilidae Mugil cephalus native Flathead mullet  
Syngnathiformes Syngnathidae Nerophis ophidion native Straightnose pipefish  
Salmoniformes Salmonidae Oncorhynchus clarkii clarkii not established Cutthroat trout  
Salmoniformes Salmonidae Oncorhynchus kisutch not established Coho salmon  
Salmoniformes Salmonidae Oncorhynchus mykiss introduced Rainbow trout  
Perciformes Cichlidae Oreochromis aureus introduced Blue tilapia  
Perciformes Cichlidae Oreochromis niloticus niloticus introduced Nile tilapia  
Perciformes Percidae Perca fluviatilis introduced European perch  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Rutilus rutilus introduced Roach  
Salmoniformes Salmonidae Salmo salar not established Atlantic salmon  
Salmoniformes Salmonidae Salmo trutta trutta introduced Sea trout  
Salmoniformes Salmonidae Salvelinus alpinus alpinus introduced Charr  
Salmoniformes Salmonidae Salvelinus fontinalis not established Brook trout  
Syngnathiformes Syngnathidae Syngnathus abaster native Black-striped pipefish  



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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.