List of Freshwater Fishes for Oman

Number of freshwater fish species: 9 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 9  |  
Order Family Species Status FB name Name
Perciformes Ambassidae Ambassis gymnocephalus native Bald glassy  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Cyprinion microphthalmum microphthalmum native   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Garra barreimiae barreimiae endemic   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Garra barreimiae shawkahensis endemic   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Garra dunsirei endemic   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Garra longipinnis endemic   
Perciformes Cichlidae Oreochromis aureus introduced Blue tilapia  
Cyprinodontiformes Poeciliidae Poecilia latipinna introduced Sailfin molly  
Perciformes Cichlidae Sarotherodon galilaeus galilaeus introduced Mango tilapia  



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 Therefore some information such as scientific names may be out of date.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