List of Freshwater Fishes for Madeira Islands

Number of freshwater fish species: 7 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

Record number 1 to 7  |  
Order Family Species Status FB name Name
Anguilliformes Anguillidae Anguilla anguilla native European eel Iró 
Atheriniformes Atherinidae Atherina boyeri native Big-scale sand smelt Peixe-rei 
Perciformes Gobiidae Gobius paganellus native Rock goby Velha 
Mugiliformes Mugilidae Liza ramado native Thinlip mullet Muge 
Salmoniformes Salmonidae Oncorhynchus mykiss introduced Rainbow trout Truta-arco-iris 
Petromyzontiformes Petromyzontidae Petromyzon marinus native Sea lamprey Lampreia-marinha 
Salmoniformes Salmonidae Salmo trutta trutta native Sea trout Trutta-marisca 

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 Therefore some information such as scientific names may be out of date.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.