List of Freshwater Fishes for Martinique

Number of freshwater fish species: 24 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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Record number 1 to 24  |  
Order Family Species Status FB name Name
Mugiliformes Mugilidae Agonostomus monticola native Mountain mullet Mulet 
Anguilliformes Anguillidae Anguilla rostrata native American eel Anguille 
Perciformes Gobiidae Awaous banana native River goby Jolpot 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus leucas native Bull shark  
Perciformes Centropomidae Centropomus ensiferus native Swordspine snook Brochet 
Perciformes Centropomidae Centropomus undecimalis native Common snook Róbalo 
Perciformes Gobiidae Ctenogobius pseudofasciatus native Slashcheek goby  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Danio rerio introduced Zebra danio Poisson zèbre 
Perciformes Eleotridae Dormitator maculatus native Fat sleeper Dormeur 
Perciformes Eleotridae Eleotris perniger native Smallscaled spinycheek sleeper Flèche 
Perciformes Eleotridae Eleotris pisonis native Spinycheek sleeper  
Gobiesociformes Gobiesocidae Gobiesox nudus native Clingfish Tétard 
Perciformes Eleotridae Gobiomorus dormitor native Bigmouth sleeper Dormeur 
Perciformes Eleotridae Guavina guavina native Guavina Dormeur 
Elopiformes Megalopidae Megalops atlanticus native Tarpon Grand-écaille 
Syngnathiformes Syngnathidae Microphis brachyurus brachyurus native Short-tailed pipefish  
Mugiliformes Mugilidae Mugil curema native White mullet Mulet 
Perciformes Cichlidae Oreochromis mossambicus introduced Mozambique tilapia Tilapia 
Cyprinodontiformes Poeciliidae Poecilia reticulata introduced Guppy Guppy 
Cyprinodontiformes Poeciliidae Poecilia vivipara introduced  Golomine 
Cyprinodontiformes Rivulidae Rivulus cryptocallus native  Poisson Gale 
Perciformes Gobiidae Sicydium plumieri native Sirajo Loche 
Perciformes Gobiidae Sicydium punctatum native  Loche 
Cyprinodontiformes Poeciliidae Xiphophorus hellerii introduced Green swordtail Xipho 

Page created by: Eli, 15.08.07, last modified by: Lei, 20.11.08



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 Therefore some information such as scientific names may be out of date.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