List of Freshwater Fishes for Netherlands Antilles

Number of freshwater fish species: 10 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 10  |  
Order Family Species Status FB name Name
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus leucas native Bull shark Bull shark 
Cyprinodontiformes Cyprinodontidae Cyprinodon dearborni native  Barigonchi 
Elopiformes Megalopidae Megalops atlanticus native Tarpon Tarpon 
Perciformes Cichlidae Oreochromis aureus introduced Blue tilapia  
Perciformes Cichlidae Oreochromis mossambicus introduced Mozambique tilapia  
Perciformes Cichlidae Oreochromis niloticus niloticus introduced Nile tilapia  
Perciformes Cichlidae Oreochromis urolepis hornorum introduced Wami tilapia  
Cyprinodontiformes Poeciliidae Poecilia reticulata native Guppy  
Cyprinodontiformes Rivulidae Rivulus hartii native Hart's rivulus  
Cyprinodontiformes Rivulidae Rivulus marmoratus native Mangrove rivulus  



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 Therefore some information such as scientific names may be out of date.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