List of Freshwater Fishes for Turkmenistán

Number of freshwater fish species: 60 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 Abbottina rivularis introduced Chinese false gudgeon  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Abramis brama native Common bream  
Acipenseriformes Acipenseridae Acipenser gueldenstaedtii native Russian sturgeon  
Acipenseriformes Acipenseridae Acipenser nudiventris native Fringebarbel sturgeon  
Acipenseriformes Acipenseridae Acipenser persicus native Persian sturgeon  
Acipenseriformes Acipenseridae Acipenser stellatus native Starry sturgeon  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnoides bipunctatus native Spirlin  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnoides taeniatus native Striped bystranka  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Alosa caspia caspia native Caspian shad  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Alosa kessleri native Caspian anadromous shad  
Perciformes Gobiidae Anatirostrum profundorum native Dockbill pugolovka  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Aristichthys nobilis introduced Bighead carp  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Aspiolucius esocinus native Pike asp  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Aspius aspius native Asp  
Perciformes Gobiidae Asra turcomanus native   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Barbus brachycephalus brachycephalus native Aral barbel  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Barbus capito capito native Bulatmai barbel  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Barbus capito conocephalus native Turkestan barbel  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Barbus lacerta native Kura barbel  
Perciformes Gobiidae Benthophiloides brauneri native   
Perciformes Gobiidae Benthophilus casachicus native   
Perciformes Gobiidae Benthophilus granulosus native Granular pugolovka  
Perciformes Gobiidae Benthophilus magistri native Azov tadpole goby  
Perciformes Gobiidae Benthophilus mahmudbejovi native   
Perciformes Gobiidae Benthophilus stellatus native Stellate tadpole-goby  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Capoeta capoeta capoeta native Transcaucasian barb  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Capoetobrama kuschakewitschi kuschakewitschi native Sharpray  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Carassius carassius native Crucian carp  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Carassius gibelio native Prussian carp  
Petromyzontiformes Petromyzontidae Caspiomyzon wagneri native Caspian lamprey  
Perciformes Gobiidae Caspiosoma caspium native   
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Clupeonella cultriventris native Black Sea sprat  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Clupeonella grimmi native Southern Caspian sprat  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Ctenopharyngodon idella introduced Grass carp  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Cyprinus carpio carpio introduced Common carp  
Esociformes Esocidae Esox lucius native Northern pike  
Cyprinodontiformes Poeciliidae Gambusia holbrooki introduced Eastern mosquitofish  
Acipenseriformes Acipenseridae Huso huso native Beluga  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Hypophthalmichthys molitrix introduced Silver carp  
Perciformes Gobiidae Knipowitschia caucasica native   
Perciformes Gobiidae Knipowitschia longecaudata questionable   
Perciformes Gobiidae Mesogobius batrachocephalus questionable Knout goby  
Cypriniformes Cobitidae Misgurnus anguillicaudatus introduced Oriental weatherfish  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Mylopharyngodon piceus introduced Black carp  
Cypriniformes Balitoridae Nemacheilus starostini endemic   
Perciformes Gobiidae Neogobius gymnotrachelus questionable Racer goby  
Perciformes Gobiidae Neogobius melanostomus native Round goby  
Perciformes Gobiidae Neogobius syrman native Syrman goby  
Beloniformes Adrianichthyidae Oryzias latipes introduced Japanese rice fish  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Parabramis pekinensis introduced White amur bream  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Pseudorasbora parva introduced Stone moroko  
Acipenseriformes Acipenseridae Pseudoscaphirhynchus hermanni native Dwarf sturgeon  
Acipenseriformes Acipenseridae Pseudoscaphirhynchus kaufmanni native Amu Darya sturgeon  
Perciformes Gobiidae Rhinogobius brunneus introduced Amur goby  
Perciformes Gobiidae Rhinogobius similis introduced   
Cypriniformes Balitoridae Schistura cristata native Turkmenian crested loach  
Cypriniformes Balitoridae Schistura sargadensis native Turkmenian loach  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Schizothorax pelzami native Transcaspian marinka  
Siluriformes Siluridae Silurus glanis native Wels catfish  
Salmoniformes Salmonidae Stenodus leucichthys native Inconnu  

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



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