List of fishes of India

This is a list of the fish species found in India and is based on FishBase. [Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. 2006.FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. [http://www.fishbase.org] , version (05/2006)]

Albuliformes

Albulidae (Bonefishes)

* "Albula vulpes" (native) Roundjaw bonefish , Bonefish

Anguilliformes

Anguillidae (Freshwater eels)

* "Anguilla bengalensis bengalensis" (native) Indian longfin eel , Indian mottled eel
* "Anguilla bicolor bicolor" (native) Shortfin eel , Indonesian shortfin eel

Colocongridae

* "Coloconger raniceps" (native) , Froghead eel

Congridae (Conger and garden eels)

* "Ariosoma anago" (native) , Silvery conger
* "Bathyuroconger vicinus" (native) , Large-toothed conger
* "Conger cinereus" (native) , Longfin African conger
* "Gorgasia maculata" (native) , Whitespotted garden eel
* "Heteroconger hassi" (native) , Spotted garden-eel
* "Heteroconger obscurus" (native)
* "Promyllantor purpureus" (native)
* "Uroconger lepturus" (native) , Slender conger
* "Xenomystax trucidans" (native)

Moringuidae (Worm or spaghetti eels)

* "Moringua abbreviata" (native)
* "Moringua arundinacea" (native) Bengal spaghetti-eel , Bengal spaghetti-eel
* "Moringua bicolor" (native)
* "Moringua javanica" (native) , Java spaghetti eel
* "Moringua microchir" (native) , Lesser thrush eel
* "Moringua raitaborua" (native) Purple spaghetti-eel , Purple spaghetti-eel

Muraenesocidae (Pike congers)

* "Congresox talabon" (native) Yellow pike-conger , Yellow pike conger
* "Congresox talabonoides" (native) Indian pike-conger , Indian pike conger
* "Muraenesox bagio" (native) , Common pike conger
* "Muraenesox cinereus" (native) , Daggertooth pike conger

Muraenidae (Moray eels)

* "Anarchias allardicei" (native) , Allardice's moray
* "Anarchias cantonensis" (native) , Canton Island moray
* "Echidna delicatula" (native) , Mottled moray
* "Echidna leucotaenia" (native) , Whiteface moray
* "Echidna nebulosa" (native) , Snowflake moray
* "Echidna polyzona" (native) , Barred moray
* "Enchelynassa canina" (native) , Viper moray
* "Gymnomuraena zebra" (native) , Zebra moray
* "Gymnothorax afer" (questionable) , Dark moray
* "Gymnothorax buroensis" (native) , Vagrant moray
* "Gymnothorax enigmaticus" (native) , Enigmatic moray
* "Gymnothorax favagineus" (native) , Laced moray
* "Gymnothorax fimbriatus" (native) , Fimbriated moray
* "Gymnothorax flavimarginatus" (native) , Yellow-edged moray
* "Gymnothorax hepaticus" (native) , Liver-colored moray eel
* "Gymnothorax javanicus" (native) , Giant moray
* "Gymnothorax meleagris" (native) , Turkey moray
* "Gymnothorax monochrous" (native) , Drab moray
* "Gymnothorax monostigma" (native) , One-spot moray
* "Gymnothorax pictus" (native) , Peppered moray
* "Gymnothorax pseudothyrsoideus" (native) , Highfin moray
* "Gymnothorax punctatofasciatus" (native) , Bars'n spots moray
* "Gymnothorax punctatus" (native) , Red Sea whitespotted moray
* "Gymnothorax randalli" (questionable)
* "Gymnothorax reticularis" (native)
* "Gymnothorax richardsonii" (native) , Richardson's moray
* "Gymnothorax rueppellii" (native) , Banded moray
* "Gymnothorax thyrsoideus" (native) , Greyface moray
* "Gymnothorax tile" (native) Freshwater moray
* "Gymnothorax undulatus" (native) , Undulated moray
* "Scuticaria tigrina" (native) , Tiger reef-eel
* "Strophidon sathete" (native) Gangetic moray , Slender giant moray
* "Uropterygius concolor" (native) , Unicolor snake moray
* "Uropterygius macrocephalus" (native) , Needle-tooth moray
* "Uropterygius marmoratus" (native) , Marbled reef-eel

Nemichthyidae (Snipe eels)

* "Nemichthys scolopaceus" (native) , Slender snipe eel

Nettastomatidae (Duckbill eels)

* "Nettenchelys taylori" (native)

Ophichthidae (Snake eels)

* "Bascanichthys deraniyagalai" (native) Indian longtailed sand-eel , Indian longtailed sand-eel
* "Bascanichthys longipinnis" (native)
* "Caecula pterygera" (native) Finny snake-eel , Finny snake eel
* "Callechelys catostoma" (native) , Black-striped snake eel
* "Lamnostoma orientalis" (native) Oriental sand-eel , Oriental worm-eel
* "Lamnostoma polyophthalma" (native) Ocellated sand-eel , Ocellated sand-eel
* "Leiuranus semicinctus" (native) , Saddled snake eel
* "Muraenichthys gymnopterus" (questionable)
* "Muraenichthys schultzei" (native) , Maimed snake eel
* "Myrichthys colubrinus" (native) , Harlequin snake eel
* "Neenchelys buitendijki" (native) , Fintail serpent eel
* "Ophichthus altipennis" (native) , Highfin snake eel
* "Ophichthus apicalis" (native) , Bluntnose snake-eel
* "Ophichthus cephalozona" (native) , Dark-shouldered snake eel
* "Ophichthus regius" (questionable) , Ornate Snake Eel
* "Pisodonophis boro" (native) Rice-paddy eel , Rice-paddy eel
* "Pisodonophis cancrivorus" (native) Longfin snake-eel , Longfin snake-eel
* "Scolecenchelys macroptera" (native) , Slender snake eel
* "Skythrenchelys zabra" (native)
* "Xestochilus nebulosus" (native)

Atheriniformes

Atherinidae (Silversides)

* "Atherinomorus duodecimalis" (native) , Tropical silverside
* "Atherinomorus lacunosus" (native) , Hardyhead silverside
* "Atherion africanus" (native) , Pricklenose silverside
* "Hypoatherina barnesi" (native) , Barnes' silverside
* "Hypoatherina temminckii" (native) , Samoan silverside
* "Hypoatherina valenciennei" (native) , Sumatran silverside

Notocheiridae (Surf sardines)

* "Iso natalensis" (native) , Surf sprite

Aulopiformes

Alepisauridae (Lancetfishes)

* "Alepisaurus ferox" (questionable) , Longnose lancetfish

Chlorophthalmidae (Greeneyes)

* "Chlorophthalmus agassizi" (native) , Shortnose greeneye
* "Chlorophthalmus bicornis" (native) , Spinyjaw greeneye

Ipnopidae

* "Bathypterois atricolor" (native) , Attenuated spider fish
* "Bathypterois guentheri" (native)
* "Bathypterois insularum" (native)

Synodontidae (Lizardfishes)

* "Harpadon nehereus" (native) Bombay duck , Bombay-duck
* "Harpadon squamosus" (native)
* "Harpadon translucens" (native) , Glassy Bombay duck
* "Saurida gracilis" (native) , Gracile lizardfish
* "Saurida isarankurai" (questionable) , Shortjaw saury
* "Saurida longimanus" (native) , Longfin lizardfish
* "Saurida micropectoralis" (native) , Shortfin lizardfish
* "Saurida nebulosa" (native) , Clouded lizardfish
* "Saurida pseudotumbil" (native)
* "Saurida tumbil" (native) , Greater lizardfish
* "Saurida undosquamis" (native) , Brushtooth lizardfish
* "Saurida wanieso" (native) , Wanieso lizardfish
* "Synodus binotatus" (native) , Two-spot lizard fish
* "Synodus englemani" (native) , Engleman's lizardfish
* "Synodus gibbsi" (native)
* "Synodus indicus" (native) , Indian lizardfish
* "Synodus jaculum" (native) , Lighthouse lizardfish
* "Synodus macrocephalus" (native)
* "Synodus macrops" (native) , Triplecross lizardfish
* "Synodus oculeus" (native)
* "Synodus sageneus" (native) , Speartoothed grinner
* "Synodus variegatus" (native) , Variegated lizardfish
* "Trachinocephalus myops" (native) , Snakefish

Batrachoidiformes

Batrachoididae (Toadfishes)

* "Allenbatrachus grunniens" (native) Frog fish , Grunting toadfish
* "Austrobatrachus dussumieri" (native) , Flat toadfish

Beloniformes

Adrianichthyidae (Ricefishes)

* "Horaichthys setnai" (endemic) Thready top-minnow , Malabar ricefish
* "Oryzias carnaticus" (native)
* "Oryzias dancena" (native)

Belonidae (Needlefishes)

* "Ablennes hians" (native) , Flat needlefish
* "Platybelone argalus platyura" (native) , Keeled needlefish
* "Strongylura incisa" (native) , Reef needlefish
* "Strongylura leiura" (native) Banded needlefish , Banded needlefish
* "Strongylura strongylura" (native) Spottail needlefish , Spottail needlefish
* "Tylosurus acus melanotus" (native) , Keel-jawed needle fish
* "Tylosurus choram" (questionable) , Red Sea houndfish
* "Tylosurus crocodilus crocodilus" (native) , Hound needlefish
* "Xenentodon cancila" (native) Freshwater garfish , Freshwater garfish

Exocoetidae (Flyingfishes)

* "Cheilopogon abei" (native)
* "Cheilopogon cyanopterus" (native) , Margined flyingfish
* "Cheilopogon exsiliens" (questionable) , Bandwing flyingfish
* "Cheilopogon furcatus" (native) , Spotfin flyingfish
* "Cheilopogon intermedius" (native)
* "Cheilopogon nigricans" (native) , African flyingfish
* "Cheilopogon spilopterus" (native) , Manyspotted flyingfish
* "Cheilopogon suttoni" (native) , Sutton's flyingfish
* "Cypselurus naresii" (native) , Pharao flyingfish
* "Cypselurus oligolepis" (native) , Largescale flyingfish
* "Exocoetus monocirrhus" (native) , Barbel flyingfish
* "Exocoetus volitans" (native) , Tropical two-wing flyingfish
* "Hirundichthys coromandelensis" (native) Coromandel flying fish , Coromandel flyingfish
* "Hirundichthys oxycephalus" (native) , Bony flyingfish
* "Hirundichthys speculiger" (native) , Mirrorwing flyingfish
* "Parexocoetus brachypterus" (native) , Sailfin flyingfish
* "Parexocoetus mento" (native) , African sailfin flyingfish
* "Prognichthys brevipinnis" (native) , Shortfin flyingfish

Hemiramphidae (Halfbeaks)

* "Dermogenys brachynotopterus" (native) Gangetic halfbeak
* "Dermogenys pusilla" (native) Freshwater halfbeak , Wrestling halfbeak
* "Euleptorhamphus viridis" (native) , Ribbon halfbeak
* "Hemiramphus archipelagicus" (native) , Jumping halfbeak
* "Hemiramphus far" (native) , Blackbarred halfbeak
* "Hemiramphus lutkei" (native) , Lutke's halfbeak
* "Hyporhamphus affinis" (native) , Tropical halfbeak
* "Hyporhamphus balinensis" (native) , Balinese garfish
* "Hyporhamphus dussumieri" (native) , Dussumier's halfbeak
* "Hyporhamphus limbatus" (native) Congaturi halfbeak , Congaturi halfbeak
* "Hyporhamphus quoyi" (native) , Quoy's garfish
* "Hyporhamphus sindensis" (native) , Sind halfbeak
* "Hyporhamphus unicuspis" (native) , Simpletooth halfbeak
* "Hyporhamphus unifasciatus" (questionable) , Common halfbeak
* "Hyporhamphus xanthopterus" (endemic) Red tipped half-beak , Red-tipped halfbeak
* "Oxyporhamphus micropterus micropterus" (native) , Bigwing halfbeak
* "Rhynchorhamphus georgii" (native) , Long billed half beak
* "Rhynchorhamphus malabaricus" (native) , Malabar halfbeak
* "Zenarchopterus buffonis" (native) Buffonis halfbeak , Buffon's river-garfish
* "Zenarchopterus dispar" (native) Viviparous half beak , Feathered river-garfish
* "Zenarchopterus ectuntio" (native) Ectuntio halfbeak
* "Zenarchopterus gilli" (native) Viviparous halfbeak , Viviparous halfbeak
* "Zenarchopterus pappenheimi" (native) Bangkok halfbeak , Bangkok halfbeak
* "Zenarchopterus striga" (native) Hooghly halfbeak , Hooghly halfbeak

Beryciformes

Berycidae (Alfonsinos)

* "Beryx decadactylus" (native) , Alfonsino
* "Beryx splendens" (native) , Splendid alfonsino
* "Centroberyx spinosus" (questionable) , Short alfonsino

Holocentridae (Squirrelfishes, soldierfishes)

* "Myripristis adusta" (native) , Shadowfin soldierfish
* "Myripristis botche" (native) , Blacktip soldierfish
* "Myripristis hexagona" (native) , Doubletooth soldierfish
* "Myripristis murdjan" (native) , Pinecone soldierfish
* "Neoniphon argenteus" (native) , Clearfin squirrelfish
* "Neoniphon opercularis" (native) , Blackfin squirrelfish
* "Neoniphon sammara" (native) , Sammara squirrelfish
* "Ostichthys acanthorhinus" (native)
* "Ostichthys japonicus" (native) , Brocade perch
* "Sargocentron caudimaculatum" (native) , Silverspot squirrelfish
* "Sargocentron diadema" (native) , Crown squirrelfish
* "Sargocentron ittodai" (native) , Samurai squirrelfish
* "Sargocentron microstoma" (native) , Smallmouth squirrelfish
* "Sargocentron praslin" (native) , Dark-striped squirrelfish
* "Sargocentron punctatissimum" (native) , Speckled squirrelfish
* "Sargocentron rubrum" (native) , Redcoat
* "Sargocentron spiniferum" (native) , Sabre squirrelfish
* "Sargocentron violaceum" (native) , Violet squirrelfish

Monocentridae (Pinecone fishes)

* "Monocentris japonica" (native) , Pineconefish

Trachichthyidae (Slimeheads)

* "Hoplostethus mediterraneus mediterraneus" (native) , Mediterranean slimehead

Carcharhiniformes

Carcharhinidae (Requiem sharks)

* "Carcharhinus altimus" (native) , Bignose shark
* "Carcharhinus amblyrhynchoides" (native) , Graceful shark
* "Carcharhinus amboinensis" (native) , Pigeye shark
* "Carcharhinus brevipinna" (native) , Spinner shark
* "Carcharhinus dussumieri" (native) White-cheeked shark , Whitecheek shark
* "Carcharhinus falciformis" (native) Blackspot shark , Silky shark
* "Carcharhinus hemiodon" (native) Pondicherry shark , Pondicherry shark
* "Carcharhinus leucas" (native) Bullshark , Bull shark
* "Carcharhinus limbatus" (native) Blacktip shark , Blacktip shark
* "Carcharhinus longimanus" (native) , Oceanic whitetip shark
* "Carcharhinus macloti" (native) Maclot's shark , Hardnose shark
* "Carcharhinus melanopterus" (native) Blacktip reef shark , Blacktip reef shark
* "Carcharhinus sealei" (native) , Blackspot shark
* "Carcharhinus sorrah" (native) Sorrah , Spottail shark
* "Galeocerdo cuvier" (native) Tiger shark , Tiger shark
* "Glyphis gangeticus" (native) Ganges shark , Ganges shark
* "Lamiopsis temminckii" (native) Broadfin shark , Broadfin shark
* "Loxodon macrorhinus" (native) , Sliteye shark
* "Negaprion acutidens" (native) , Sicklefin lemon shark
* "Prionace glauca" (native) , Blue shark
* "Rhizoprionodon acutus" (native) Eidah , Milk shark
* "Rhizoprionodon oligolinx" (native) Grey dog shark , Grey sharpnose shark
* "Scoliodon laticaudus" (native) Spadenose shark , Spadenose shark
* "Triaenodon obesus" (native) , Whitetip reef shark

Hemigaleidae (Weasel sharks)

* "Chaenogaleus macrostoma" (native) , Hooktooth shark
* "Hemigaleus microstoma" (native) , Sicklefin weasel shark
* "Hemipristis elongata" (native) Elliot's grey shark , Snaggletooth shark

Proscylliidae (Finback catsharks)

* "Eridacnis radcliffei" (native) , Pygmy ribbontail catshark

Scyliorhinidae (Cat sharks)

* "Apristurus investigatoris" (native) , Broadnose catshark
* "Atelomycterus marmoratus" (native) Marbled cat shark , Coral catshark
* "Cephaloscyllium silasi" (native) , Indian swellshark
* "Halaelurus buergeri" (questionable) , Blackspotted catshark
* "Halaelurus hispidus" (native) , Bristly catshark
* "Halaelurus quagga" (native) , Quagga catshark
* "Scyliorhinus capensis" (questionable) , Yellowspotted catshark

Sphyrnidae (Hammerhead, bonnethead, or scoophead sharks)

* "Eusphyra blochii" (native) Winghead shark , Winghead shark
* "Sphyrna lewini" (native) Scalloped hammerhead , Scalloped hammerhead
* "Sphyrna mokarran" (native) , Great hammerhead
* "Sphyrna tudes" (questionable) , Smalleye hammerhead
* "Sphyrna zygaena" (native) Round-headed hammerhead , Smooth hammerhead

Triakidae (Houndsharks)

* "Iago omanensis" (native) , Bigeye houndshark
* "Mustelus mosis" (native) , Arabian smooth-hound

Clupeiformes

Chirocentridae (Wolf herring)

* "Chirocentrus dorab" (native) , Dorab wolf-herring
* "Chirocentrus nudus" (native) , Whitefin wolf-herring

Clupeidae (Herrings, shads, sardines, menhadens)

* "Amblygaster clupeoides" (native) , Bleeker smoothbelly sardinella
* "Amblygaster leiogaster" (native) , Smooth-belly sardinella
* "Amblygaster sirm" (native) , Spotted sardinella
* "Anodontostoma chacunda" (native) Chacunda gizzard-shad , Chacunda gizzard shad
* "Anodontostoma selangkat" (native) , Indonesian gizzard shad
* "Anodontostoma thailandiae" (native) , Thai gizzard shad
* "Corica laciniata" (native) , Bangkok river sprat
* "Corica soborna" (native) Ganga river-sprat , Ganges river sprat
* "Dayella malabarica" (endemic) Day's round-herring , Day's round herring
* "Dussumieria acuta" (native) Rainbow sardine , Rainbow sardine
* "Dussumieria elopsoides" (native) Rainbow sardine , Slender rainbow sardine
* "Ehirava fluviatilis" (native) Malabar sprat , Malabar sprat
* "Escualosa thoracata" (native) , White sardine
* "Gonialosa manmina" (native) Ganges river gizzard shad , Ganges river gizzard shad
* "Gudusia chapra" (native) Indian river shad , Indian river shad
* "Herklotsichthys punctatus" (questionable) , Spotback herring
* "Herklotsichthys quadrimaculatus" (native) , Bluestripe herring
* "Hilsa kelee" (native) Kelee shad , Kelee shad
* "Nematalosa galatheae" (native) Galathea gizzard-shad , Galathea gizzard shad
* "Nematalosa nasus" (native) Hairback , Bloch's gizzard shad
* "Opisthopterus tardoore" (native) , Tardoore
* "Raconda russeliana" (native) , Raconda
* "Sardinella albella" (native) , White sardinella
* "Sardinella brachysoma" (native) , Deepbody sardinella
* "Sardinella fimbriata" (native) Charree addee , Fringescale sardinella
* "Sardinella gibbosa" (native) , Goldstripe sardinella
* "Sardinella jussieu" (native) , Mauritian sardinella
* "Sardinella longiceps" (native) , Indian oil sardine
* "Sardinella melanura" (native) , Blacktip sardinella
* "Sardinella sindensis" (native) , Sind sardinella
* "Spratelloides delicatulus" (native) , Delicate round herring
* "Spratelloides gracilis" (native) , Silver-stripe round herring
* "Tenualosa ilisha" (native) Hilsa , Hilsa shad
* "Tenualosa toli" (native) Toli shad , Toli shad

Engraulidae (Anchovies)

* "Coilia dussumieri" (native) , Goldspotted grenadier anchovy
* "Coilia grayii" (native) , Gray's grenadier anchovy
* "Coilia neglecta" (native) , Neglected grenadier anchovy
* "Coilia ramcarati" (native) , Ramcarat grenadier anchovy
* "Coilia reynaldi" (native) Nil , Reynald's grenadier anchovy
* "Encrasicholina devisi" (native) , Devis' anchovy
* "Encrasicholina heteroloba" (native) Anchovy , Shorthead anchovy
* "Encrasicholina punctifer" (native) , Buccaneer anchovy
* "Setipinna breviceps" (questionable) , Shorthead hairfin anchovy
* "Setipinna brevifilis" (endemic) Short-hairfin anchovy , Short-hairfin anchovy
* "Setipinna phasa" (endemic) Gangetic hairfin anchovy , Gangetic hairfin anchovy
* "Setipinna taty" (native) Scaly hairfin anchovy , Scaly hairfin anchovy
* "Setipinna tenuifilis" (native) Common hairfin anchovy , Common hairfin anchovy
* "Stolephorus andhraensis" (native) , Andhra anchovy
* "Stolephorus baganensis" (native) Anchovy , Bagan anchovy
* "Stolephorus commersonnii" (native) , Commerson's anchovy
* "Stolephorus dubiosus" (native) , Thai anchovy
* "Stolephorus indicus" (native) , Indian anchovy
* "Stolephorus insularis" (native) , Hardenberg's anchovy
* "Stolephorus waitei" (native) , Spotty-face anchovy
* "Thryssa baelama" (native) , Baelama anchovy
* "Thryssa dayi" (native) , Day's thryssa
* "Thryssa dussumieri" (native) , Dussumier's thryssa
* "Thryssa encrasicholoides" (native) , False baelama anchovy
* "Thryssa gautamiensis" (native) , Gautama thryssa
* "Thryssa hamiltonii" (native) , Hamilton's thryssa
* "Thryssa kammalensis" (misidentification) , Kammal thryssa
* "Thryssa kammalensoides" (native) , Godavari thryssa
* "Thryssa malabarica" (native) , Malabar thryssa
* "Thryssa mystax" (native) , Moustached thryssa
* "Thryssa polybranchialis" (native) , Humphead thryssa
* "Thryssa purava" (native) , Oblique-jaw thryssa
* "Thryssa setirostris" (native) , Longjaw thryssa
* "Thryssa spinidens" (native) , Bengal thryssa
* "Thryssa stenosoma" (native) , Slender thryssa
* "Thryssa vitrirostris" (native) , Orangemouth anchovy

Pristigasteridae (Pristigasterids)

* "Ilisha elongata" (native) , Elongate ilisha
* "Ilisha filigera" (native) , Coromandel ilisha
* "Ilisha kampeni" (native) , Kampen's ilisha
* "Ilisha megaloptera" (native) Bigeye ilisha , Bigeye ilisha
* "Ilisha melastoma" (native) , Indian ilisha
* "Ilisha obfuscata" (native) , Hidden ilisha
* "Ilisha sirishai" (native) , Lobejaw ilisha
* "Ilisha striatula" (native) , Banded ilisha
* "Pellona dayi" (native) , Day's pellona
* "Pellona ditchela" (native) , Indian pellona

Cypriniformes

Balitoridae (River loaches)

* "Aborichthys elongatus" (endemic)
* "Aborichthys garoensis" (endemic)
* "Aborichthys kempi" (native)
* "Acanthocobitis botia" (native) Gadera , Mottled loach
* "Acanthocobitis rubidipinnis" (native)
* "Acanthocobitis zonalternans" (native)
* "Balitora brucei" (native) Gray's stone loach , Gray's stone loach
* "Balitora mysorensis" (endemic) Slender stone loach , Slender stone loach
* "Bhavania australis" (endemic) Western Ghat loach , Western Ghat loach
* "Homaloptera manipurensis" (endemic)
* "Homaloptera menoni" (endemic)
* "Homaloptera montana" (endemic) Anamalai loach , Anamalai loach
* "Homaloptera pillaii" (endemic)
* "Homaloptera santhamparaiensis" (native)
* "Indoreonectes evezardi" (endemic)
* "Longischistura bhimachari" (endemic)
* "Longischistura striata" (endemic)
* "Mesonoemacheilus guentheri" (endemic)
* "Mesonoemacheilus herrei" (native)
* "Mesonoemacheilus pambarensis" (endemic)
* "Mesonoemacheilus pulchellus" (endemic)
* "Mesonoemacheilus triangularis" (endemic)
* "Nemacheilus anguilla" (endemic)
* "Nemacheilus baluchiorum" (native)
* "Nemacheilus barapaniensis" (native)
* "Nemacheilus carletoni" (endemic)
* "Nemacheilus devdevi" (endemic)
* "Nemacheilus doonensis" (endemic)
* "Nemacheilus drassensis" (native)
* "Nemacheilus gangeticus" (endemic)
* "Nemacheilus guttatus" (native)
* "Nemacheilus himachalensis" (endemic)
* "Nemacheilus kaimurensis" (native)
* "Nemacheilus keralensis" (endemic)
* "Nemacheilus kodaguensis" (endemic)
* "Nemacheilus menoni" (native)
* "Nemacheilus monilis" (endemic)
* "Nemacheilus mooreh" (endemic)
* "Nemacheilus multifasciatus" (native)
* "Nemacheilus nilgiriensis" (endemic)
* "Nemacheilus pavonaceus" (endemic)
* "Nemacheilus periyarensis" (native)
* "Nemacheilus petrubanarescui" (endemic)
* "Nemacheilus reticulofasciatus" (endemic)
* "Nemacheilus rueppelli" (endemic)
* "Nemacheilus shehensis" (native)
* "Nemacheilus sikmaiensis" (native)
* "Nemacheilus singhi" (endemic)
* "Nemacheilus subfusca" (native)
* "Nemacheilus tikaderi" (endemic)
* "Nemachilichthys shimogensis" (native)
* "Neonoemacheilus assamensis" (native)
* "Neonoemacheilus labeosus" (native)
* "Neonoemacheilus morehensis" (native)
* "Neonoemacheilus peguensis" (native)
* "Physoschistura elongata" (endemic)
* "Physoschistura shanensis" (questionable)
* "Schistura altipedunculatus" (native)
* "Schistura beavani" (native) , Creek loach
* "Schistura chindwinica" (endemic)
* "Schistura cincticauda" (native)
* "Schistura corica" (native)
* "Schistura dayi" (native)
* "Schistura denisoni" (endemic)
* "Schistura horai" (native)
* "Schistura kangjupkhulensis" (native)
* "Schistura khugae" (native)
* "Schistura manipurensis" (endemic)
* "Schistura montana" (endemic) Chitai
* "Schistura nagaensis" (endemic)
* "Schistura nalbanti" (native)
* "Schistura prashadi" (endemic)
* "Schistura prashari" (native)
* "Schistura punjabensis" (native)
* "Schistura rendahli" (native)
* "Schistura reticulata" (native)
* "Schistura rupecula" (native)
* "Schistura savona" (native)
* "Schistura scaturigina" (native)
* "Schistura semiarmata" (endemic)
* "Schistura sijuensis" (endemic)
* "Schistura spiloptera" (questionable)
* "Schistura tigrinum" [Vishwanath, W. & K. Nebeshwar Sharma (2005) A new Nemacheiline fish of the genus "Schistura" McClelland (Cypriniformes: Balitoridae) from Manipur, India. J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 102(1):79-82]
* "Schistura tirapensis" (native)
* "Schistura vinciguerrae" (native)
* "Schistura zonata" (native)
* "Travancoria elongata" (endemic)
* "Travancoria jonesi" (endemic) Travancore loach , Travancore loach
* "Triplophysa gracilis" (native) Gracilis triplophysa-loach
* "Triplophysa kashmirensis" (endemic)
* "Triplophysa ladacensis" (native)
* "Triplophysa marmorata" (endemic) Kashmir triplophysa-loach
* "Triplophysa microps" (native) Leh triplophysa-loach
* "Triplophysa shehensis" (endemic) Tilak triplophysa-loach
* "Triplophysa stewarti" (native)
* "Triplophysa stoliczkai" (native) Stoliczka triplophysa-loach , Tibetan stone loach
* "Triplophysa tenuicauda" (native) Tibetan triplophysa-loach
* "Triplophysa yasinensis" (native) Yasin triplophysa-loach

Cobitidae (Loaches)

* "Acantopsis choirorhynchos" (native) Banana fish , Horseface loach
* "Botia almorhae" (native) Almorha loach , Almorha loach
* "Botia birdi" (native) Birdi loach , Birdi loach
* "Botia dario" (native) Necktie loach , Bengal loach
* "Botia dayi" (native) Hora loach , Hora loach
* "Botia histrionica" (native) Burmese loach
* "Botia macracantha"
* "Botia lohachata" (native) Y-loach , Reticulate loach
* "Botia macrolineata" (native)
* "Botia rostrata" (native) Gangetic loach , Gangetic loach
* "Botia striata" (endemic) Tiger loach , Zebra loach
* "Enobarbichthys maculatus" (endemic) Whitley loach , Whitley loach
* "Lepidocephalichthys annandalei" (native) Annandale loach , Annandale loach
* "Lepidocephalichthys arunachalensis" (native)
* "Lepidocephalichthys berdmorei" (native) Burmese loach , Burmese loach
* "Lepidocephalichthys guntea" (native) Guntea loach , Guntea loach
* "Lepidocephalichthys irrorata" (native) Loktak loach , Loktak loach
* "Lepidocephalichthys manipurensis" (native) Yu loach , Yu loach
* "Lepidocephalichthys menoni" (native) Tilak loach
* "Lepidocephalus coromandelensis" (native)
* "Lepidocephalus thermalis" (native) Malabar loach , Common spiny loach
* "Misgurnus anguillicaudatus" (native) Japanese weatherfish , Oriental weatherfish
* "Neoeucirrhichthys maydelli" (native) Goalpara loach , Goalpara loach
* "Pangio bashai" (endemic)
* "Pangio goaensis" (endemic) Indian coolie-loach , Indian coolie-loach
* "Pangio longipinnis" (native)
* "Pangio oblonga" (native) Pangia coolie-loach , Java loach
* "Pangio pangia" (native)
* "Somileptus gongota" (native) Gongota loach , Gongota loach
* "Syncrossus berdmorei" (native) Blyth's loach , Blyth's loach
* "Syncrossus hymenophysa" (questionable) , Tiger loach

Cyprinidae (Minnows or carps)

* "Amblypharyngodon atkinsonii" (native) Burmese carplet , Burmese carplet
* "Amblypharyngodon melettinus" (native) Attentive carplet , Attentive carplet
* "Amblypharyngodon microlepis" (native) Indian carplet , Indian carplet
* "Amblypharyngodon mola" (native) Mola carplet , Mola carplet
* "Aristichthys nobilis" (introduced) Bighead carp , Bighead carp
* "Aspidoparia jaya" (native) Jaya , Jaya
* "Aspidoparia morar" (native) Aspidoparia
* "Aspidoparia ukhrulensis" (native)
* "Bangana almorae" (native)
* "Bangana diplostoma" (native) Murree labeo
* "Barbodes bovanicus" (endemic) Bowany barb , Bowany barb
* "Barbodes carnaticus" (endemic) Carnatica carp , Carnatic carp
* "Barbodes wynaadensis" (endemic)
* "Barbonymus gonionotus" (introduced) Tawes , Java barb
* "Barilius bakeri" (endemic) Malabar baril
* "Barilius barila" (native) Barred baril
* "Barilius barna" (native) Barna baril
* "Barilius bendelisis" (native) Hamilton's barila
* "Barilius canarensis" (endemic) Jerdon's baril
* "Barilius chatricensis" (native)
* "Barilius cocsa" (native)
* "Barilius dimorphicus" (endemic)
* "Barilius dogarsinghi" (endemic) Manipur baril
* "Barilius evezardi" (endemic) Day's baril
* "Barilius gatensis" (endemic) River-carp baril
* "Barilius lairokensis" (native) Ngawa
* "Barilius modestus" (native) Indus baril
* "Barilius nelsoni" (native)
* "Barilius ngawa" (native)
* "Barilius radiolatus" (endemic) Günther's baril
* "Barilius shacra" (native) Shacra baril
* "Barilius tileo" (native) Tileo baril
* "Barilius vagra" (native) Dudhnea
* "Carassius auratus auratus" (introduced) , Goldfish
* "Carassius carassius" (introduced) Crucian carp , Crucian carp
* "Catla catla" (native) Bhakur , Catla
* "Chagunius chagunio" (native) Chaguni , Chaguni
* "Chagunius nicholsi" (native)
* "Chela cachius" (native) Silver hatchet chela
* "Chela dadiburjori" (endemic) Dadio , Dadio
* "Chela fasciata" (endemic) Malabar hatchet chela
* "Chela laubuca" (native) Winged danio , Indian glass barb
* "Cirrhinus cirrhosus" (native) Mrigal , Mrigal
* "Cirrhinus fulungee" (endemic) Deccan white carp , Deccan white carp
* "Cirrhinus macrops" (endemic) Hora white carp , Hora white carp
* "Crossocheilus burmanicus" (native)
* "Crossocheilus diplochilus" (native) Kashmir latia
* "Crossocheilus latius" (native) Gangetic latia
* "Crossocheilus periyarensis" (endemic)
* "Ctenopharyngodon idella" (introduced) , Grass carp
* "Cyprinion semiplotum" (native) Assamese kingfish , Assamese kingfish
* "Cyprinus carpio carpio" (introduced) , Common carp
* "Danio dangila" (native) Dangila danio
* "Danio rerio" (native) Anju , Zebra danio
* "Devario acuticephala" (endemic) Manipur danio
* "Devario aequipinnatus" (native) Giant danio , Giant danio
* "Devario assamensis" (native)
* "Devario devario" (native) Devario danio , Sind danio
* "Devario fraseri" (endemic) Fraser danio
* "Devario horai" (native)
* "Devario malabaricus" (native) Malabar danio , Malabar danio
* "Devario manipurensis" (native)
* "Devario naganensis" (endemic) Naga danio
* "Devario neilgherriensis" (endemic) Peninsular danio
* "Devario regina" (native) Fowler's danio
* "Devario yuensis" (native)
* "Diptychus maculatus" (native) Tibetan snowtrout , Scaly osman
* "Esomus barbatus" (endemic) South Indian flying barb , South Indian flying barb
* "Esomus danricus" (native) Flying barb , Flying barb
* "Esomus lineatus" (native) , Striped flying barb
* "Esomus malabaricus" (native)
* "Esomus manipurensis" (native)
* "Esomus thermoicos" (native)
* "Garra annandalei" (native) Annandale garra
* "Garra bicornuta" (endemic) Tunga garra
* "Garra compressus" (native)
* "Garra elongata" (native)
* "Garra gotyla gotyla" (native) Gadhera , Sucker head
* "Garra gotyla stenorhynchus" (endemic) Nilgiris garra
* "Garra hughi" (endemic) Cardamon garra
* "Garra kalakadensis" (endemic)
* "Garra kempi" (native) Kemp garra
* "Garra lamta" (native) Gadhera
* "Garra lissorhynchus" (endemic) Khasi garra
* "Garra litanensis" (native)
* "Garra manipurensis" (native)
* "Garra mcclellandi" (endemic) Cauvery garra
* "Garra menoni" (endemic)
* "Garra mullya" (native) Mullya garra
* "Garra naganensis" (endemic) Naga garra
* "Garra nambulica" (native)
* "Garra nasuta" (native) Khasi garra
* "Garra notata" (native) Tenasserim garra
* "Garra paralissorhynchus" (Manipur) [Vishwanath, W. and K. S. Devi (2005) A new fish species of the genus "Garra" Hamilton-Buchanan (Cypriniformes:Cyprinidae) from Manipur, India. J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 102(1):86-88]
* "Garra periyarensis" (native)
* "Garra rupecula" (endemic) Mishmi garra
* "Garra surendranathanii" (native)
* "Horadandia atukorali" (native)
* "Horalabiosa arunachalami" (native)
* "Horalabiosa joshuai" (native)
* "Horalabiosa palaniensis" (native)
* "Hypophthalmichthys molitrix" (introduced) Silver carp , Silver carp
* "Hypselobarbus curmuca" (endemic) Curmuca barb , Curmuca barb
* "Hypselobarbus dobsoni" (endemic) Krishna carp , Krishna carp
* "Hypselobarbus dubius" (endemic) Nilgiris barb , Nilgiris barb
* "Hypselobarbus jerdoni" (endemic) Jerdon's carp , Jerdon's carp
* "Hypselobarbus kolus" (endemic) Kolus , Kolus
* "Hypselobarbus kurali" (endemic)
* "Hypselobarbus lithopidos" (endemic) Canara barb , Canara barb
* "Hypselobarbus micropogon" (endemic) Korhi barb , Korhi barb
* "Hypselobarbus periyarensis" (native)
* "Hypselobarbus pulchellus" (endemic)
* "Hypselobarbus thomassi" (endemic) Red canarese barb , Red Canarese barb
* "Labeo angra" (native) Angra labeo
* "Labeo ariza" (native) Ariza labeo , Reba
* "Labeo bata" (native) Bata labeo , Bata
* "Labeo boga" (native) Boga labeo
* "Labeo boggut" (native) Boggut labeo , Boggut labeo
* "Labeo caeruleus" (questionable) Sind labeo
* "Labeo calbasu" (native) Karnataka labeo , Orange-fin labeo
* "Labeo dussumieri" (native) Thooli
* "Labeo dyocheilus" (native) Boalla
* "Labeo fimbriatus" (native) Fringed-lipped peninsula carp , Fringed-lipped peninsula carp
* "Labeo gonius" (native) Kuria labeo , Kuria labeo
* "Labeo kawrus" (endemic) Deccan labeo
* "Labeo kontius" (endemic) Pigmouth carp , Pigmouth carp
* "Labeo nandina" (native)
* "Labeo pangusia" (native) Pangusia labeo
* "Labeo porcellus" (native) Bombay labeo
* "Labeo potail" (endemic) Deccan labeo
* "Labeo rajasthanicus" (endemic)
* "Labeo rohita" (native) Rohu , Rohu
* "Labeo udaipurensis" (endemic)
* "Lepidopygopsis typus" (endemic) Peninsular hilltrout , Peninsular hilltrout
* "Megarasbora elanga" (native) Bengala barb , Bengala barb
* "Neolissochilus dukai" (native)
* "Neolissochilus hexagonolepis" (native) Katli , Copper mahseer
* "Neolissochilus hexastichus" (native)
* "Neolissochilus spinulosus" (endemic)
* "Oreichthys cosuatis" (native)
* "Osteobrama alfredianus" (native)
* "Osteobrama bakeri" (endemic) Malabar osteobrama
* "Osteobrama belangeri" (native) Manipur osteobrama
* "Osteobrama bhimensis" (endemic)
* "Osteobrama cotio cotio" (native) Cotio
* "Osteobrama cotio cunma" (native) Cunma osteobrama
* "Osteobrama cotio peninsularis" (endemic) Peninsular osteobrama
* "Osteobrama neilli" (endemic) Nilgiri osteobrama
* "Osteobrama vigorsii" (endemic) Bheema osteobrama
* "Osteochilichthys brevidorsalis" (endemic) Kantaka barb , Kantaka barb
* "Osteochilus hasseltii" (native) , Silver sharkminnow
* "Osteochilus longidorsalis" (endemic)
* "Osteochilus nashii" (endemic) Chandkas barb , Nash's barb
* "Osteochilus thomassi" (endemic) Konti barb , Konti barb
* "Parapsilorhynchus discophorus" (endemic) Ratnagiri minnow , Ratnagiri minnow
* "Parapsilorhynchus elongatus" (native)
* "Parapsilorhynchus prateri" (endemic) Deolali minnow , Deolali minnow
* "Parapsilorhynchus tentaculatus" (endemic) Khandalla minnow , Khandalla minnow
* "Parluciosoma labiosa" (endemic) Slender rasbora
* "Poropuntius burtoni" (native)
* "Poropuntius clavatus" (native) Stedman barb , Stedman barb
* "Ptychobarbus conirostris" (native) Indus snowtrout , Indus snowtrout
* "Puntius ambassis" (native)
* "Puntius amphibius" (native) Scarlet-banded barb , Scarlet-banded barb
* "Puntius arenatus" (endemic) Arenatus barb
* "Puntius arulius" (endemic) Silas barb , Arulius barb
* "Puntius assimilis" (native)
* "Puntius bimaculatus" (native) , Redside barb
* "Puntius burmanicus" (questionable)
* "Puntius chalakkudiensis" (endemic)
* "Puntius chelynoides" (native) Dark mahseer , Dark mahseer
* "Puntius chola" (native) Chola barb , Swamp barb
* "Puntius conchonius" (native) Red barb , Rosy barb
* "Puntius coorgensis" (native)
* "Puntius crescentus" (native)
* "Puntius deccanensis" (endemic) Deccan barb , Deccan barb
* "Puntius denisonii" (endemic) Denison barb , Denison barb
* "Puntius dorsalis" (native) Cauvery barb , Long snouted barb
* "Puntius exclamatio" (native)
* "Puntius fasciatus" (endemic) Melon barb , Melon barb
* "Puntius filamentosus" (native) Black-spot barb , Blackspot barb
* "Puntius fraseri" (endemic) Dharna barb , Dharna barb
* "Puntius gelius" (native) Golden barb , Golden barb
* "Puntius guganio" (native) Glass-barb , Glass-barb
* "Puntius johorensis" (questionable) Melon barb , Striped barb
* "Puntius kannikattiensis" (native)
* "Puntius mahecola" (native)
* "Puntius manipurensis" (native)
* "Puntius meingangbii" (native)
* "Puntius melanampyx" (native)
* "Puntius morehensis" (native) Waijabi
* "Puntius mudumalaiensis" (native)
* "Puntius muvattupuzhaensis" [Beevi, K.S.J. and A. Ramachandran (2005) A new species of Puntius (Cyprinidae, Cyprininae) from Kerala, India. J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 102(1):83-85]
* "Puntius nangalensis" (native)
* "Puntius narayani" (endemic) Narayan barb , Narayan barb
* "Puntius ophicephalus" (endemic) Channa barb , Channa barb
* "Puntius ornatus" (native)
* "Puntius orphoides" (questionable) Javaen barb , Javaen barb
* "Puntius parrah" (endemic) Parrah barb
* "Puntius phutunio" (native) Dwarf barb , Spottedsail barb
* "Puntius pleurotaenia" (questionable) , Black lined barb
* "Puntius punctatus" (endemic)
* "Puntius punjabensis" (questionable)
* "Puntius puntio" (native) Puntio barb , Puntio barb
* "Puntius roseipinnis" (endemic) Pondicherry barb , Pondicherry barb
* "Puntius sahyadriensis" (endemic) Khavli barb , Khavli barb
* "Puntius sarana" (native) Peninsular olive barb , Olive barb
* "Puntius setnai" (native)
* "Puntius shalynius" (endemic) Shalyni barb , Shalyni barb
* "Puntius sharmai" (endemic)
* "Puntius sophore" (native) Spotfin swamp barb , Pool barb
* "Puntius sophoroides" (native)
* "Puntius tambraparniei" (endemic)
* "Puntius terio" (native) One-spot barb , Onespot barb
* "Puntius ticto" (native) Thunnus , Ticto barb
* "Puntius vittatus" (native) Kooli barb , Greenstripe barb
* "Puntius waageni" (questionable)
* "Puntius yuensis" (native)
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* "Raiamas bola" (native) Indian trout , Trout barb
* "Raiamas guttatus" (native) Burmese trout , Burmese trout
* "Rasbora caverii" (endemic) Cauvery rasbora , Cauvery rasbora
* "Rasbora daniconius" (native) Blackline rasbora , Slender rasbora
* "Rasbora rasbora" (native) Gangetic scissortail rasbora , Gangetic scissortail rasbora
* "Rasbora vaterifloris" (questionable) , Pearly rasbora
* "Rohtee ogilbii" (endemic) Vatani rohtee , Vatani rohtee
* "Salmophasia balookee" (native) Bloch razorbelly minnow , Bloch razorbelly minnow
* "Salmophasia punjabensis" (native) Punjab razorbelly minnow , Punjab razorbelly minnow
* "Salmostoma acinaces" (native) Silver razorbelly minnow , Silver razorbelly minnow
* "Salmostoma bacaila" (native) Large razorbelly minnow , Large razorbelly minnow
* "Salmostoma belachi" (native) Belachi
* "Salmostoma boopis" (endemic) Boopis razorbelly minnow , Boopis razorbelly minnow
* "Salmostoma horai" (endemic) Hora razorbelly minnow , Hora razorbelly minnow
* "Salmostoma novacula" (endemic) Novacula razorbelly minnow , Novacula razorbelly minnow
* "Salmostoma orissaensis" (endemic) Orissa razorbelly minnow , Orissa razorbelly minnow
* "Salmostoma phulo" (native) Finescale razorbelly minnow , Finescale razorbelly minnow
* "Salmostoma sardinella" (native) Sardinella razorbelly minnow , Sardinella razorbelly minnow
* "Salmostoma untrahi" (endemic) Mahanadi razorbelly minnow , Mahanadi razorbelly minnow
* "Schismatorhynchos nukta" (endemic) Nukta , Nukta
* "Schizopyge curvifrons" (native) Dapeghat snowtrout , Sattar snowtrout
* "Schizopyge niger" (native) Alghad snowtrout , Chush snowtrout
* "Schizopygopsis stoliczkai" (native) Kinnaur snowtrout , False osman
* "Schizothorax esocinus" (native) Chirruh snowtrout , Chirruh snowtrout
* "Schizothorax huegelii" (native)
* "Schizothorax kumaonensis" (endemic) Kumaon snowtrout , Kumaon snowtrout
* "Schizothorax labiatus" (native) Kunar snowtrout , Kunar snowtrout
* "Schizothorax microcephalus" (native)
* "Schizothorax molesworthi" (native)
* "Schizothorax nasus" (native) Dongu snowtrout , Dongu snowtrout
* "Schizothorax plagiostomus" (native) Asaila
* "Schizothorax progastus" (native) Dinnawah snowtrout , Dinnawah snowtrout
* "Schizothorax richardsonii" (native) Asaila , Snow trout
* "Securicula gora" (native) Gora-chela
* "Semiplotus manipurensis" (native)
* "Semiplotus modestus" (native) Burmese kingfish , Burmese kingfish
* "Sinilabeo dero" (native) Arangi , Kalabans
* "Thynnichthys sandkhol" (endemic) Sandkhol carp , Sandkhol carp
* "Tinca tinca" (introduced) Tench , Tench
* "Tor khudree" (native) Deccan mahseer , Deccan mahseer
* "Tor kulkarnii" (native) , Dwarf mahseer
* "Tor macrolepis" (native)
* "Tor mussullah" (endemic) Mussullah mahseer , Humpback mahseer
* "Tor progeneius" (endemic) Jungha mahseer , Jungha mahseer
* "Tor putitora" (native) Chadu , Golden mahseer
* "Tor tor" (native) Tor mahseer , Mahseer

Psilorhynchidae

* "Psilorhynchus balitora" (native) Balitora minnow , Balitora minnow
* "Psilorhynchus homaloptera" (native) Homaloptera minnow , Torrent stone carp
* "Psilorhynchus microphthalmus" (native)
* "Psilorhynchus sucatio" (native) Sucatio minnow , River stone carp

Cyprinodontiformes

Aplocheilidae (Killifishes)

* "Aplocheilus blockii" (native) Green panchax , Green panchax
* "Aplocheilus dayi" (questionable) Day's panchax , Ceylon killifish
* "Aplocheilus kirchmayeri" (endemic)
* "Aplocheilus lineatus" (native) Malabar killie , Striped panchax
* "Aplocheilus panchax" (native) Blue panchax , Blue panchax
* "Aplocheilus parvus" (native) , Dwarf panchax

Cyprinodontidae (Pupfishes)

* "Aphanius dispar dispar" (native)

Poeciliidae (Poeciliids)

* "Gambusia affinis" (introduced) Mosquitofish , Mosquitofish
* "Gambusia holbrooki" (introduced) , Eastern mosquitofish
* "Poecilia reticulata" (introduced) Barbados millions , Guppy
* "Xiphophorus hellerii" (introduced) , Green swordtail

Elopiformes

Elopidae (Tenpounders)

* "Elops machnata" (native) Ladyfish , Tenpounder

Megalopidae (Tarpons)

* "Megalops cyprinoides" (native) Oxeye tarpon , Indo-Pacific tarpon

Gadiformes

Bregmacerotidae (Codlets)

* "Bregmaceros mcclellandi" (native) , Spotted codlet

Macrouridae (Grenadiers or rattails)

* "Bathygadus furvescens" (native)
* "Caelorinchus flabellispinnis" (native)
* "Caelorinchus parallelus" (native) , Spiny grenadier
* "Coryphaenoides hextii" (native)
* "Coryphaenoides macrolophus" (native)
* "Coryphaenoides nasutus" (questionable) , Largenose grenadier
* "Coryphaenoides woodmasoni" (native)
* "Gadomus multifilis" (native)
* "Hymenocephalus italicus" (native) , Glasshead grenadier
* "Malacocephalus laevis" (native) , Softhead grenadier
* "Sphagemacrurus pumiliceps" (native)

Moridae (Morid cods)

* "Physiculus argyropastus" (native)

Gasterosteiformes

Pegasidae (Seamoths)

* "Eurypegasus draconis" (native) , Short dragonfish
* "Pegasus laternarius" (native)
* "Pegasus volitans" (native) , Longtail seamoth

Chanidae (Milkfish)

* "Chanos chanos" (native) Milkfish , Milkfish

Hexanchiformes

Hexanchidae (Cow sharks)

* "Heptranchias perlo" (native) , Sharpnose sevengill shark

Lamniformes

Alopiidae (Thresher sharks)

* "Alopias pelagicus" (native) , Pelagic thresher
* "Alopias superciliosus" (native) , Bigeye thresher
* "Alopias vulpinus" (native) , Thintail thresher

Lamnidae (Mackerel sharks or white shark)

* "Isurus oxyrinchus" (native) Shortfin shark , Shortfin mako

Odontaspididae (Sand tigers)

* "Carcharias taurus" (native) , Sand tiger shark
* "Carcharias tricuspidatus" (native) Blue nurse sand-tiger , Indian sand tiger

Lampriformes

Lophotidae (Crestfishes)

* "Eumecichthys fiski" (native) , Unicorn crestfish

Veliferidae (Velifers)

* "Velifer hypselopterus" (native) , Sailfin velifer

Lophiiformes

Antennariidae (Frogfishes)

* "Antennarius coccineus" (native) , Scarlet frogfish
* "Antennarius hispidus" (native) , Shaggy angler
* "Antennarius indicus" (native) , Indian frogfish
* "Antennarius nummifer" (native) , Spotfin frogfish
* "Antennarius pictus" (native) , Painted frogfish
* "Antennarius striatus" (native) , Striated frogfish
* "Histrio histrio" (native) , Sargassumfish

Chaunacidae (Sea toads)

* "Chaunax pictus" (native) , Pink frogmouth

Diceratiidae (Double anglers)

* "Diceratias bispinosus" (native) , Two-rod anglerfish

Lophiidae (Goosefishes)

* "Lophiodes gracilimanus" (native)
* "Lophiodes mutilus" (native) , Smooth angler
* "Lophiomus setigerus" (native) , Blackmouth angler

Ogcocephalidae (Batfishes)

* "Dibranchus nasutus" (native)
* "Halicmetus ruber" (native)
* "Halieutaea coccinea" (native)
* "Halieutaea indica" (native) , Indian handfish
* "Halieutaea stellata" (native) , Starry handfish

Oneirodidae (Dreamers)

* "Lophodolos indicus" (native)

Myctophiformes

Myctophidae (Lanternfishes)

* "Bolinichthys pyrsobolus" (native)
* "Centrobranchus andreae" (native) , Andre's lanternfish
* "Diaphus luetkeni" (native)
* "Diaphus splendidus" (native)
* "Hygophum reinhardtii" (native) , Reinhardt's lantern fish
* "Myctophum affine" (questionable) , Metallic lantern fish
* "Myctophum aurolaternatum" (native) , Golden lanternfish
* "Myctophum indicum" (native)
* "Myctophum spinosum" (native) , Spiny lantern fish
* "Symbolophorus evermanni" (native) , Evermann's lantern fish

Neoscopelidae

* "Neoscopelus macrolepidotus" (questionable) , Large-scaled lantern fish
* "Scopelengys tristis" (questionable) , Pacific blackchin

Notacanthiformes

Halosauridae (Halosaurs)

* "Aldrovandia affinis" (native) , Gilbert's halosaurid fish
* "Aldrovandia mediorostris" (native)
* "Aldrovandia phalacra" (native) , Hawaiian halosaurid fish
* "Halosaurus parvipennis" (native)

Ophidiiformes

Bythitidae (Viviparous brotulas)

* "Dinematichthys iluocoeteoides" (native) , Yellow pigmy brotula

Carapidae (Pearlfishes)

* "Carapus boraborensis" (native) , Pinhead pearlfish
* "Carapus mourlani" (native) , Star pearlfish
* "Encheliophis gracilis" (native) , Graceful pearlfish
* "Encheliophis homei" (native) , Silver pearlfish

Ophidiidae (Cusk-eels)

* "Bassozetus glutinosus" (native)
* "Brotula multibarbata" (native) , Goatsbeard brotula
* "Dicrolene introniger" (questionable) , Digitate cusk eel
* "Enchelybrotula paucidens" (native)
* "Glyptophidium argenteum" (native)
* "Holcomycteronus pterotus" (native)
* "Monomitopus conjugator" (native)
* "Monomitopus nigripinnis" (native)
* "Neobythites steatiticus" (native)
* "Porogadus trichiurus" (native)
* "Tauredophidium hextii" (native)

Orectolobiformes

Ginglymostomatidae (Nurse sharks)

* "Nebrius ferrugineus" (native) Giant sleepy shark , Tawny nurse shark

Hemiscylliidae (Bamboo sharks)

* "Chiloscyllium arabicum" (native) , Arabian carpetshark
* "Chiloscyllium griseum" (native) Grey bambooshark , Grey bambooshark
* "Chiloscyllium indicum" (native) Slender bambooshark , Slender bambooshark
* "Chiloscyllium plagiosum" (native) , Whitespotted bambooshark
* "Chiloscyllium punctatum" (native) , Brownbanded bambooshark

Rhincodontidae (Whale shark)

* "Rhincodon typus" (native) Whale shark , Whale shark

Stegostomatidae (Zebra sharks)

* "Stegostoma fasciatum" (native) Zebra shark , Zebra shark

Osmeriformes

Alepocephalidae (Slickheads)

* "Aulastomatomorpha phospherops" (native)
* "Bathytroctes squamosus" (questionable)
* "Narcetes erimelas" (native)

Platytroctidae (Tubeshoulders)

* "Platytroctes apus" (native) , Legless searsid
* "Platytroctes mirus" (native) , Leaf searsid

Osteoglossiformes

Notopteridae (Featherbacks or knifefishes)

* "Chitala chitala" (native) , Clown knifefish
* "Notopterus notopterus" (native) Feather back , Bronze featherback

Perciformes

Acanthuridae (Surgeonfishes, tangs, unicornfishes)

* "Acanthurus gahhm" (questionable) , Black surgeonfish
* "Acanthurus leucosternon" (native) , Powderblue surgeonfish
* "Acanthurus lineatus" (native) Blue linned surgeonfish , Lined surgeonfish
* "Acanthurus mata" (native) , Elongate surgeonfish
* "Acanthurus nigricans" (native) , Whitecheek surgeonfish
* "Acanthurus nigrofuscus" (native) , Brown surgeonfish
* "Acanthurus nigroris" (native) , Bluelined surgeonfish
* "Acanthurus pyroferus" (native) , Chocolate surgeonfish
* "Acanthurus tennentii" (native) , Doubleband surgeonfish
* "Acanthurus thompsoni" (native) , Thompson's surgeonfish
* "Acanthurus triostegus" (native) , Convict surgeonfish
* "Acanthurus xanthopterus" (native) , Yellowfin surgeonfish
* "Ctenochaetus striatus" (native) , Striated surgeonfish
* "Ctenochaetus strigosus" (questionable) , Spotted surgeonfish
* "Ctenochaetus truncatus" (native)
* "Naso brachycentron" (native) , Humpback unicornfish
* "Naso brevirostris" (native) , Spotted unicornfish
* "Naso lituratus" (misidentification) , Orangespine unicornfish
* "Naso tonganus" (native) , Bulbnose unicornfish
* "Naso tuberosus" (native) , Humpnose unicornfish
* "Naso unicornis" (native) , Bluespine unicornfish
* "Naso vlamingii" (native) , Bignose unicornfish
* "Paracanthurus hepatus" (native) , Palette surgeonfish
* "Zebrasoma flavescens" (questionable) , Yellow tang
* "Zebrasoma veliferum" (misidentification) , Sailfin tang
* "Zebrasoma xanthurum" (native) , Yellowtail tang

Acropomatidae (Lanternbellies, temperate ocean-basses)

* "Acropoma japonicum" (native) , Glowbelly
* "Synagrops philippinensis" (native)

Ambassidae (Asiatic glassfishes)

* "Ambassis ambassis" (native) Commerson's glassy perchlet , Commerson's glassy
* "Ambassis buton" (native) Buton glassy perchlet , Buton glassy perchlet
* "Ambassis dussumieri" (native) Malabar glassy perchlet , Malabar glassy perchlet
* "Ambassis gymnocephalus" (native) Bald glassy perchlet , Bald glassy
* "Ambassis interrupta" (native) Interrupta glassy perchlet , Long-spined glass perchlet
* "Ambassis kopsii" (native) Singapore glassy perchlet , Freckled hawkfish
* "Ambassis macracanthus" (native) , Estuarine glass perchlet
* "Ambassis miops" (native) Myops glassy perchlet , Flag-tailed glass perchlet
* "Ambassis nalua" (native) Nalua-chanda , Scalloped perchlet
* "Ambassis urotaenia" (native) Banded-tail glassy perchlet , Banded-tail glassy perchlet
* "Chanda nama" (native) Elongate glass-perchlet , Elongate glass-perchlet
* "Parambassis dayi" (endemic) Day's glass fish , Day's glassy perchlet
* "Parambassis lala" (native) Highfin glassy perchlet , Highfin glassy perchlet
* "Parambassis ranga" (native) Indian glassy fish , Indian glassy fish
* "Parambassis thomassi" (endemic) Western Ghat glassy perchlet , Western Ghat glassy perchlet
* "Pseudambassis baculis" (native) Himalayan glassy perchlet , Himalayan glassy perchlet

Ammodytidae (Sand lances)

* "Bleekeria kallolepis" (native)

Anabantidae (Climbing gouramies)

* "Anabas cobojius" (native) Gangetic koi , Gangetic koi
* "Anabas testudineus" (native) Climbing perch , Climbing perch

Apogonidae (Cardinalfishes)

* "Apogon apogonoides" (native) , Short-tooth cardinal
* "Apogon coccineus" (native) , Ruby cardinalfish
* "Apogon endekataenia" (questionable) , Candystripe cardinalfish
* "Apogon fasciatus" (native) , Broad-banded cardinalfish
* "Apogon fleurieu" (native) , Cardinalfish
* "Apogon fraenatus" (native) , Bridled cardinalfish
* "Apogon guamensis" (native) , Guam cardinalfish
* "Apogon holotaenia" (native) , Copperstriped cardinalfish
* "Apogon kallopterus" (native) , Iridescent cardinalfish
* "Apogon leptacanthus" (native) , Threadfin cardinalfish
* "Apogon moluccensis" (native) , Moluccan cardinalfish
* "Apogon novemfasciatus" (questionable) , Sevenstriped cardinalfish
* "Apogon oxina" (native)
* "Apogon poecilopterus" (native) , Pearly-finned cardinalfish
* "Apogon quadrifasciatus" (native) , Twostripe cardinal
* "Apogon sangiensis" (native) , Sangi cardinalfish
* "Apogon savayensis" (native) , Samoan cardinalfish
* "Apogon taeniatus" (questionable) , Twobelt cardinal
* "Apogon taeniophorus" (native) , Reef-flat cardinalfish
* "Apogonichthys ocellatus" (native) , Ocellated cardinalfish
* "Archamia bleekeri" (native)
* "Archamia fucata" (native) , Orangelined cardinalfish
* "Cheilodipterus arabicus" (native) , Tiger cardinal
* "Cheilodipterus lachneri" (questionable)
* "Cheilodipterus quinquelineatus" (native) , Five-lined cardinalfish
* "Foa brachygramma" (native) , Weed cardinalfish
* "Fowleria aurita" (native) , Crosseyed cardinalfish
* "Gymnapogon africanus" (questionable) , Crystal cardinal
* "Pseudamia gelatinosa" (native) , Gelatinous cardinalfish
* "Rhabdamia cypselura" (native) , Swallowtail cardinalfish
* "Rhabdamia gracilis" (native) , Luminous cardinalfish

Ariommatidae (Ariommatids)

* "Ariomma indica" (native) , Indian ariomma

Badidae

* "Badis assamensis" (native)
* "Badis badis" (native) Badis , Badis
* "Badis blosyrus" (native)
* "Badis kanabos" (native)
* "Badis tuivaiei" (native)
* "Dario dario" (native)

Bathyclupeidae

* "Bathyclupea hoskynii" (native)

Blenniidae (Combtooth blennies)

* "Alticus kirkii" (native) , Kirk's blenny
* "Andamia reyi" (native) , Suckerlip blenny
* "Antennablennius bifilum" (native) , Horned rockskipper
* "Aspidontus tractus" (native)
* "Blenniella leopardus" (native)
* "Blenniella periophthalmus" (native) , Blue-dashed rockskipper
* "Cirripectes castaneus" (native) , Chestnut eyelash-blenny
* "Cirripectes filamentosus" (native) , Filamentous blenny
* "Cirripectes perustus" (native) , Flaming blenny
* "Cirripectes polyzona" (native)
* "Cirripectes quagga" (native) , Squiggly blenny
* "Cirripectes stigmaticus" (native) , Red-streaked blenny
* "Cirripectes variolosus" (questionable) , Red-speckled blenny
* "Ecsenius midas" (native) , Persian blenny
* "Ecsenius pulcher" (native)
* "Enchelyurus kraussii" (native) , Krauss' blenny
* "Entomacrodus striatus" (native) , Reef margin blenny
* "Entomacrodus vermiculatus" (native) , Vermiculated blenny
* "Exallias brevis" (native) , Leopard blenny
* "Haptogenys bipunctata" (native)
* "Hirculops cornifer" (native) , Highbrow rockskipper
* "Istiblennius dussumieri" (native) , Streaky rockskipper
* "Istiblennius edentulus" (native) , Rippled rockskipper
* "Istiblennius lineatus" (native) , Lined rockskipper
* "Istiblennius spilotus" (native) , Spotted rockskipper
* "Meiacanthus smithi" (native) , Disco blenny
* "Mimoblennius atrocinctus" (native)
* "Omobranchus elongatus" (native) , Cloister blenny
* "Omobranchus fasciolatus" (native) , Arab blenny
* "Omobranchus ferox" (native) Gossamer blenny , Gossamer blenny
* "Omobranchus obliquus" (native)
* "Omobranchus punctatus" (native) Muzzled blenny , Muzzled blenny
* "Omobranchus zebra" (native) Zebra blenny
* "Parablennius thysanius" (native) , Tasseled blenny
* "Petroscirtes breviceps" (native) , Striped poison-fang blenny mimic
* "Petroscirtes mitratus" (native) , Floral blenny
* "Petroscirtes xestus" (native) , Xestus sabretooth blenny
* "Plagiotremus rhinorhynchos" (native) , Bluestriped fangblenny
* "Plagiotremus tapeinosoma" (native) , Piano fangblenny
* "Salarias fasciatus" (native) , Jewelled blenny
* "Salarias reticulatus" ("sp. nov.") [Kurup, B. M., T. G. Manojkumar and K. V. Radhakrishnan. 2005. "Salarias reticulatus", a new freshwater blenny from Chalakudy river, Kerala, South India. J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 101(2):195-197]
* "Scartella emarginata" (native) , Maned blenny
* "Xiphasia setifer" (native) , Hairtail blenny

Caesionidae (Fusiliers)

* "Caesio caerulaurea" (native) , Blue and gold fusilier
* "Caesio cuning" (native) , Redbelly yellowtail fusilier
* "Caesio lunaris" (native) , Lunar fusilier
* "Caesio teres" (native) , Yellow and blueback fusilier
* "Caesio varilineata" (native) , Variable-lined fusilier
* "Caesio xanthonota" (native) , Yellowback fusilier
* "Dipterygonotus balteatus" (native) , Mottled fusilier
* "Gymnocaesio gymnoptera" (native) , Slender fusilier
* "Pterocaesio chrysozona" (native) , Goldband fusilier
* "Pterocaesio digramma" (questionable) , Double-lined fusilier
* "Pterocaesio pisang" (native) , Banana fusilier
* "Pterocaesio tessellata" (native) , One-stripe fusilier
* "Pterocaesio tile" (native) , Dark-banded fusilier

Callionymidae (Dragonets)

* "Bathycallionymus kaianus" (native)
* "Callionymus carebares" (native) , Indian deepwater dragonet
* "Callionymus erythraeus" (native) , Smallhead dragonet
* "Callionymus fluviatilis" (native) River dragonet , River dragonet
* "Callionymus japonicus" (questionable)
* "Callionymus kotthausi" (native)
* "Callionymus margaretae" (native) , Margaret's dragonet
* "Callionymus megastomus" (native)
* "Callionymus sagitta" (native) Arrow headed dragonet , Arrow dragonet
* "Eleutherochir opercularis" (native) Indian dragonet , Flap-gilled dragonet

Carangidae (Jacks and pompanos)

* "Alectis ciliaris" (native) , African pompano
* "Alectis indicus" (native) , Indian threadfish
* "Alepes djedaba" (native) , Shrimp scad
* "Alepes kleinii" (native) , Razorbelly scad
* "Alepes melanoptera" (native) , Blackfin scad
* "Alepes vari" (native) , Herring scad
* "Atropus atropos" (native) , Cleftbelly trevally
* "Atule mate" (native) , Yellowtail scad
* "Carangoides armatus" (native) , Longfin trevally
* "Carangoides chrysophrys" (native) , Longnose trevally
* "Carangoides ciliarius" (questionable)
* "Carangoides coeruleopinnatus" (native) , Coastal trevally
* "Carangoides dinema" (native) , Shadow trevally
* "Carangoides ferdau" (native) , Blue trevally
* "Carangoides fulvoguttatus" (native) , Yellowspotted trevally
* "Carangoides gymnostethus" (native) , Bludger
* "Carangoides hedlandensis" (native) , Bumpnose trevally
* "Carangoides humerosus" (native) , Duskyshoulder trevally
* "Carangoides malabaricus" (native) , Malabar trevally
* "Carangoides oblongus" (native) , Coachwhip trevally
* "Carangoides orthogrammus" (native) , Island trevally
* "Carangoides plagiotaenia" (native) , Barcheek trevally
* "Carangoides praeustus" (native) Brown-backed trevally , Brownback trevally
* "Carangoides talamparoides" (native) , Impostor trevally
* "Caranx heberi" (native) , Blacktip trevally
* "Caranx hippos" (questionable) Blacktailed trevally , Crevalle jack
* "Caranx ignobilis" (native) Giant kingfish , Giant trevally
* "Caranx lugubris" (native) , Black jack
* "Caranx melampygus" (native) , Bluefin trevally
* "Caranx papuensis" (native) , Brassy trevally
* "Caranx sexfasciatus" (native) , Bigeye trevally
* "Caranx tille" (native) , Tille trevally
* "Decapterus macarellus" (native) , Mackerel scad
* "Decapterus macrosoma" (native) , Shortfin scad
* "Decapterus russelli" (native) , Indian scad
* "Elagatis bipinnulata" (native) , Rainbow runner
* "Gnathanodon speciosus" (native) , Golden trevally
* "Megalaspis cordyla" (native) Torpedo scad , Torpedo scad
* "Naucrates ductor" (native) , Pilotfish
* "Parastromateus niger" (native) Brown pomfret , Black pomfret
* "Scomberoides commersonnianus" (native) , Talang queenfish
* "Scomberoides lysan" (native) Double-spotted queenfish , Doublespotted queenfish
* "Scomberoides tala" (native) , Barred queenfish
* "Scomberoides tol" (native) , Needlescaled queenfish
* "Selar boops" (native) , Oxeye scad
* "Selar crumenophthalmus" (native) , Bigeye scad
* "Selaroides leptolepis" (native) , Yellowstripe scad
* "Seriola lalandi" (native) , Yellowtail amberjack
* "Seriola rivoliana" (native) , Almaco jack
* "Seriolina nigrofasciata" (native) , Blackbanded trevally
* "Trachinotus baillonii" (native) , Smallspotted dart
* "Trachinotus blochii" (native) , Snubnose pompano
* "Trachinotus botla" (native) , Largespotted dart
* "Trachinotus mookalee" (native) , Indian pompano
* "Ulua mentalis" (native) , Longrakered trevally
* "Uraspis helvola" (native) , Whitemouth jack
* "Uraspis secunda" (native) , Cottonmouth jack
* "Uraspis uraspis" (native) , Whitetongue jack

Centrogenyidae

* "Centrogenys vaigiensis" (native) , False scorpionfish

Centrolophidae (Medusafishes)

* "Psenopsis cyanea" (native) , Indian ruff

Cepolidae (Bandfishes)

* "Acanthocepola indica" (native)

Chaetodontidae (Butterflyfishes)

* "Chaetodon andamanensis" (native)
* "Chaetodon auriga" (native) , Threadfin butterflyfish
* "Chaetodon bennetti" (native) , Bluelashed butterflyfish
* "Chaetodon citrinellus" (native) , Speckled butterflyfish
* "Chaetodon collare" (native) , Redtail butterflyfish
* "Chaetodon decussatus" (native) , Indian vagabond butterflyfish
* "Chaetodon falcula" (native) , Blackwedged butterflyfish
* "Chaetodon kleinii" (native) , Sunburst butterflyfish
* "Chaetodon lunula" (native) , Raccoon butterflyfish
* "Chaetodon melannotus" (native) , Blackback butterflyfish
* "Chaetodon meyeri" (native) , Scrawled butterflyfish
* "Chaetodon octofasciatus" (native) , Eightband butterflyfish
* "Chaetodon punctatofasciatus" (questionable) , Spotband butterflyfish
* "Chaetodon speculum" (native) , Mirror butterflyfish
* "Chaetodon trifascialis" (native) , Chevron butterflyfish
* "Chaetodon trifasciatus" (native) , Melon butterflyfish
* "Chaetodon vagabundus" (native) , Vagabond butterflyfish
* "Chaetodon xanthocephalus" (native) , Yellowhead butterflyfish
* "Chelmon rostratus" (native) , Copperband butterflyfish
* "Forcipiger longirostris" (native) , Longnose butterflyfish
* "Hemitaurichthys zoster" (native) , Brown-and-white butterflyfish
* "Heniochus acuminatus" (native) Pennant coral fish , Pennant coralfish
* "Heniochus chrysostomus" (native) , Threeband pennantfish
* "Heniochus monoceros" (native) , Masked bannerfish
* "Heniochus pleurotaenia" (native) , Phantom bannerfish
* "Heniochus singularius" (native) , Singular bannerfish
* "Parachaetodon ocellatus" (native) , Sixspine butterflyfish

Champsodontidae

* "Champsodon capensis" (questionable) , Gaper
* "Champsodon vorax" (questionable)

Channidae (Snakeheads)

* "Channa amphibeus" (native) Borna snakehead , Borna snakehead
* "Channa barca" (native) Barca snakehead , Barca snakehead
* "Channa bleheri" (native)
* "Channa diplogramma" (native)
* "Channa gachua" (native) Bothua
* "Channa marulius" (native) Bullseye snakehead , Great snakehead
* "Channa micropeltes" (misidentification) Malabar snakehead , Giant snakehead
* "Channa orientalis" (native) Asiatic snakehead , Walking snakehead
* "Channa punctata" (native) Spotted snakehead , Spotted snakehead
* "Channa stewartii" (native) Assamese snakehead , Assamese snakehead
* "Channa striata" (native) Banded snakehead , Snakehead murrel

Cichlidae (Cichlids)

* "Etroplus canarensis" (endemic) Canara pearlspot , Canara pearlspot
* "Etroplus maculatus" (native) Orange chromide , Orange chromide
* "Etroplus suratensis" (native) Green chromide , Green chromide
* "Oreochromis mossambicus" (introduced) Mozambique cichlid , Mozambique tilapia
* "Oreochromis niloticus niloticus" (introduced) , Nile tilapia

Cirrhitidae (Hawkfishes)

* "Cirrhitichthys aureus" (native) , Yellow hawkfish
* "Cirrhitichthys bleekeri" (native)
* "Cirrhitus pinnulatus" (native) , Stocky hawkfish
* "Paracirrhites forsteri" (native) , Blackside hawkfish

Coryphaenidae (Dolphinfishes)

* "Coryphaena equiselis" (native) , Pompano dolphinfish
* "Coryphaena hippurus" (native) , Common dolphinfish

Creediidae (Sandburrowers)

* "Chalixodytes tauensis" (questionable) , Saddled sandburrower

Datnioididae

* "Datnioides quadrifasciatus" (native) Four-barred tigerfish , Four-barred tigerfish

Drepaneidae (Sicklefishes)

* "Drepane longimana" (native) , Concertina fish
* "Drepane punctata" (native) Spotted sicklefish , Spotted sicklefish

Echeneidae (Remoras)

* "Echeneis naucrates" (native) , Live sharksucker
* "Phtheirichthys lineatus" (native) , Slender suckerfish
* "Remora osteochir" (native) , Marlin sucker
* "Remora remora" (native) Common remora , Common remora
* "Remorina albescens" (native) , White suckerfish

Eleotridae (Sleepers)

* "Bostrychus sinensis" (native) , Four-eyed sleeper
* "Butis amboinensis" (native) , Olive flathead-gudgeon
* "Butis butis" (native) Duckbill sleeper , Duckbill sleeper
* "Butis gymnopomus" (native)
* "Butis koilomatodon" (native) , Mud sleeper
* "Butis melanostigma" (native) Blackspot sleeper , Black-spotted gudgeon
* "Eleotris fusca" (native) Dusky sleeper , Dusky sleeper
* "Eleotris lutea" (native) Lutea sleeper , Lutea sleeper
* "Eleotris melanosoma" (native) Broadhead sleeper , Broadhead sleeper
* "Incara multisquamatus" (native) Incara
* "Odonteleotris macrodon" (native) Gangetic sleeper , Gangetic sleeper
* "Ophieleotris aporos" (native) Aporos sleeper , Snakehead gudgeon
* "Ophiocara porocephala" (native) Flathead sleeper , Northern mud gudgeon

Emmelichthyidae (Rovers)

* "Erythrocles acarina" (native)

Ephippidae (Spadefishes, batfishes and scats)

* "Ephippus orbis" (native) , Orbfish
* "Platax pinnatus" (questionable) , Dusky batfish
* "Platax teira" (native) , Tiera batfish
* "Tripterodon orbis" (questionable) , African spadefish

Gempylidae (Snake mackerels)

* "Epinnula magistralis" (native) , Domine
* "Gempylus serpens" (native) , Snake mackerel
* "Lepidocybium flavobrunneum" (native) , Escolar
* "Nealotus tripes" (native) , Black snake mackerel
* "Neoepinnula orientalis" (native) , Sackfish
* "Promethichthys prometheus" (native) , Roudi escolar
* "Rexea bengalensis" (native) , Bengal escolar
* "Rexea prometheoides" (native) , Royal escolar
* "Ruvettus pretiosus" (native) , Oilfish
* "Thyrsitoides marleyi" (native) , Black snoek

Gerreidae (Mojarras)

* "Gerres erythrourus" (native) , Deep-bodied mojarra
* "Gerres filamentosus" (native) Whiptail silver-biddy , Whipfin silverbiddy
* "Gerres limbatus" (native) , Saddleback silver-biddy
* "Gerres longirostris" (native) Strongspine silver-biddy , Longtail silverbiddy
* "Gerres macracanthus" (native)
* "Gerres oblongus" (native) , Slender silverbiddy
* "Gerres oyena" (native) Common silvery-biddy , Common silver-biddy
* "Gerres phaiya" (native) Phaiya , Strong spined silver-biddy
* "Gerres setifer" (native) Small Bengal silver-biddy , Small Bengal silver-biddy
* "Pentaprion longimanus" (native) , Longfin mojarra

Gobiidae (Gobies)

* "Acentrogobius bontii" (native)
* "Acentrogobius caninus" (native) , Tropical sand goby
* "Acentrogobius cyanomos" (native)
* "Acentrogobius ennorensis" (native)
* "Acentrogobius griseus" (endemic) Grey goby , Grey goby
* "Acentrogobius masoni" (native)
* "Acentrogobius viridipunctatus" (native) , Spotted green goby
* "Amblyeleotris gymnocephala" (native) , Masked shrimpgoby
* "Amblygobius albimaculatus" (native) , Butterfly goby
* "Amblyotrypauchen arctocephalus" (native)
* "Amoya madraspatensis" (native)
* "Apocryptes bato" (native)
* "Apocryptodon madurensis" (native)
* "Asterropteryx semipunctata" (native) , Starry goby
* "Awaous grammepomus" (native) , Scribbled goby
* "Awaous guamensis" (native)
* "Awaous melanocephalus" (native) , Largesnout goby
* "Awaous ocellaris" (native)
* "Bathygobius cyclopterus" (native) , Spotted frillgoby
* "Bathygobius fuscus" (native) Frill goby , Dusky frillgoby
* "Bathygobius niger" (native) , Black minigoby
* "Bathygobius ostreicola" (endemic)
* "Bathygobius petrophilus" (questionable)
* "Bathygobius smithi" (native)
* "Boleophthalmus boddarti" (native) , Boddart's goggle-eyed goby
* "Boleophthalmus dussumieri" (native)
* "Boleophthalmus pectinirostris" (questionable)
* "Brachyamblyopus brachysoma" (native)
* "Brachygobius nunus" (native) Bumblebee goby
* "Callogobius hasseltii" (native) , Hasselt's goby
* "Callogobius seshaiyai" (endemic)
* "Caragobius urolepis" (native) Sumatra eelgoby , Scaleless worm goby
* "Chiramenu fluviatilis" (native)
* "Ctenogobiops crocineus" (native) , Silverspot shrimpgoby
* "Ctenotrypauchen microcephalus" (native) Comb goby , Comb goby
* "Drombus globiceps" (native) Bighead goby
* "Egglestonichthys melanoptera" (native)
* "Eugnathogobius oligactis" (native)
* "Eviota distigma" (native) , Twospot pygmy goby
* "Exyrias puntang" (native) , Puntang goby
* "Favonigobius reichei" (native) Tropical sand goby , Indo-Pacific tropical sand goby
* "Fusigobius neophytus" (native) , Common fusegoby
* "Glossogobius giuris" (native) Tank goby , Tank goby
* "Glossogobius kokius" (native)
* "Glossogobius mas" (native)
* "Gnatholepis cauerensis cauerensis" (native) , Eyebar goby
* "Gobiodon citrinus" (native) , Poison goby
* "Gobiodon rivulatus" (native) , Rippled coralgoby
* "Gobiopsis canalis" (native) , Checkered goby
* "Gobiopsis macrostoma" (native) , Longjaw goby
* "Gobiopsis woodsi" (native)
* "Gobiopterus chuno" (native) , Glass goby
* "Hemigobius hoevenii" (questionable)
* "Hetereleotris zonata" (native) , Goggles
* "Istigobius diadema" (native)
* "Istigobius ornatus" (native) , Ornate goby
* "Istigobius perspicillatus" (native)
* "Istigobius spence" (native) , Pearl goby
* "Mahidolia mystacina" (native) Smiling goby , Flagfin prawn goby
* "Obliquogobius cometes" (native)
* "Odontamblyopus roseus" (native)
* "Odontamblyopus rubicundus" (native) Rubicundus eelgoby
* "Oligolepis acutipennis" (native) Sharptail goby , Sharptail goby
* "Oligolepis cylindriceps" (native)
* "Oxuderces dentatus" (native)
* "Oxyurichthys dasi" (native)
* "Oxyurichthys formosanus" (native)
* "Oxyurichthys microlepis" (native) Maned goby , Maned goby
* "Oxyurichthys ophthalmonema" (native) , Eyebrow goby
* "Oxyurichthys paulae" (native) Jester goby , Jester goby
* "Oxyurichthys tentacularis" (native)
* "Parachaeturichthys ocellatus" (native)
* "Parachaeturichthys polynema" (native) Taileyed goby , Taileyed goby
* "Paragobiodon echinocephalus" (native) , Redhead goby
* "Parapocryptes rictuosus" (native)
* "Parapocryptes serperaster" (native)
* "Periophthalmodon schlosseri" (native) , Giant mudskipper
* "Periophthalmodon septemradiatus" (native)
* "Periophthalmus argentilineatus" (native) , Barred mudskipper
* "Periophthalmus barbarus" (questionable) , Atlantic mudskipper
* "Periophthalmus chrysospilos" (native)
* "Periophthalmus minutus" (native)
* "Periophthalmus novemradiatus" (native) Pearse's mudskipper , Pearse's mudskipper
* "Periophthalmus waltoni" (questionable) , Walton's mudskipper
* "Periophthalmus weberi" (questionable) Weber's mudskipper , Weber's mudskipper
* "Pleurosicya bilobata" (native) , Bilobed ghost goby
* "Priolepis eugenius" (native) , Noble goby
* "Priolepis inhaca" (native) , Brick goby
* "Psammogobius biocellatus" (native) Sleepy goby , Sleepy goby
* "Pseudapocryptes elongatus" (native)
* "Pseudogobius javanicus" (native)
* "Pseudogobius melanostictus" (native)
* "Pseudogobius poicilosoma" (native)
* "Pseudotrypauchen multiradiatus" (native)
* "Scartelaos cantoris" (native)
* "Scartelaos histophorus" (native) , Walking goby
* "Scartelaos tenuis" (questionable) , Indian Ocean slender mudskipper
* "Schismatogobius deraniyagalai" (native) , Redneck goby
* "Sicyopterus griseus" (native)
* "Sicyopterus microcephalus" (native)
* "Silhouettea indica" (native)
* "Stenogobius gymnopomus" (native)
* "Stenogobius laterisquamatus" (questionable)
* "Stigmatogobius minima" (native)
* "Stigmatogobius sadanundio" (native)
* "Taenioides anguillaris" (native) Anguilla eelgoby , Eel worm goby
* "Taenioides buchanani" (native) Burmese gobyeel , Burmese gobyeel
* "Taenioides cirratus" (native) Hooghly gobyeel , Bearded worm goby
* "Taenioides gracilis" (native) , Slender eel goby
* "Trimma annosum" (native) , Greybearded pygmy goby
* "Trypauchen vagina" (native) Burrowing goby
* "Trypauchenichthys sumatrensis" (native)
* "Valenciennea muralis" (native) , Mural goby
* "Valenciennea sexguttata" (native) , Sixspot goby
* "Valenciennea strigata" (native) , Blueband goby
* "Yongeichthys criniger" (native)
* "Yongeichthys tuticorinensis" (native)

Haemulidae (Grunts)

* "Diagramma pictum" (native) , Painted sweetlips
* "Plectorhinchus albovittatus" (native) , Two-striped sweetlips
* "Plectorhinchus ceylonensis" (questionable) , Sri Lanka sweetlips
* "Plectorhinchus chubbi" (native) , Dusky rubberlip
* "Plectorhinchus diagrammus" (questionable) , Striped sweetlips
* "Plectorhinchus gibbosus" (native) , Harry hotlips
* "Plectorhinchus lineatus" (native) , Yellowbanded sweetlips
* "Plectorhinchus nigrus" (native)
* "Plectorhinchus orientalis" (native) , Oriental sweetlips
* "Plectorhinchus picus" (native) , Painted sweetlip
* "Plectorhinchus polytaenia" (native) , Ribboned sweetlips
* "Plectorhinchus schotaf" (native) , Minstrel sweetlip
* "Pomadasys argenteus" (native) Silver grunt , Silver grunt
* "Pomadasys argyreus" (native) Bluecheek silver grunt , Bluecheek silver grunt
* "Pomadasys commersonnii" (native) Spotted grunter , Smallspotted grunter
* "Pomadasys furcatus" (native) , Banded grunter
* "Pomadasys guoraca" (native)
* "Pomadasys hasta" (native)
* "Pomadasys kaakan" (native) , Javelin grunter
* "Pomadasys maculatus" (native) , Saddle grunt
* "Pomadasys multimaculatum" (native) , Cock grunter
* "Pomadasys olivaceus" (native) , Olive grunt
* "Pomadasys stridens" (native) , Striped piggy

Istiophoridae (Billfishes)

* "Istiophorus platypterus" (native) Sailfish , Indo-Pacific sailfish
* "Makaira indica" (native) Short nosed sword fish , Black marlin
* "Makaira mazara" (native) , Indo-Pacific blue marlin
* "Makaira nigricans" (questionable) , Atlantic blue marlin
* "Tetrapturus angustirostris" (native) , Shortbill spearfish
* "Tetrapturus audax" (native) , Striped marlin

Kraemeriidae (Sand darters)

* "Kraemeria samoensis" (native) , Samoan sand dart

Kuhliidae (Aholeholes)

* "Kuhlia mugil" (native) Barred flagtail , Barred flagtail
* "Kuhlia rupestris" (native) Rock flagtail , Rock flagtail

Kurtidae (Nurseryfishes)

* "Kurtus indicus" (native) Indian humphead , Indian hump head

Kyphosidae (Sea chubs)

* "Kyphosus bigibbus" (native) , Grey sea chub
* "Kyphosus cinerascens" (native) , Blue seachub
* "Kyphosus vaigiensis" (native) , Brassy chub

Labridae (Wrasses)

* "Anampses caeruleopunctatus" (native) , Bluespotted wrasse
* "Anampses meleagrides" (native) , Spotted wrasse
* "Bodianus neilli" (native) , Bay of Bengal hogfish
* "Cheilinus chlorourus" (native) , Floral wrasse
* "Cheilinus fasciatus" (native) , Redbreast wrasse
* "Cheilinus oxycephalus" (native) , Snooty wrasse
* "Cheilinus trilobatus" (native) , Tripletail wrasse
* "Cheilinus undulatus" (native) , Humphead wrasse
* "Cheilio inermis" (native) , Cigar wrasse
* "Choerodon anchorago" (native) , Orange-dotted tuskfish
* "Choerodon robustus" (native) , Robust tuskfish
* "Cirrhilabrus exquisitus" (native) , Exquisite wrasse
* "Coris aygula" (native) , Clown coris
* "Coris formosa" (native) , Queen coris
* "Coris gaimard" (questionable) , Yellowtail coris
* "Cymolutes lecluse" (questionable) , Sharp-headed wrasse
* "Epibulus insidiator" (native) , Slingjaw wrasse
* "Gomphosus caeruleus" (native) , Green birdmouth wrasse
* "Gomphosus varius" (native) , Bird wrasse
* "Halichoeres argus" (native) , Argus wrasse
* "Halichoeres hortulanus" (native) , Checkerboard wrasse
* "Halichoeres marginatus" (native) , Dusky wrasse
* "Halichoeres nebulosus" (native) , Nebulous wrasse
* "Halichoeres nigrescens" (native) , Bubblefin wrasse
* "Halichoeres pardaleocephalus" (native)
* "Halichoeres scapularis" (native) , Zigzag wrasse
* "Halichoeres timorensis" (native) , Timor wrasse
* "Halichoeres zeylonicus" (native) , Goldstripe wrasse
* "Hemigymnus fasciatus" (native) , Barred thicklip
* "Hemigymnus melapterus" (native) , Blackeye thicklip
* "Hologymnosus annulatus" (native) , Ring wrasse
* "Hologymnosus doliatus" (native) , Pastel ringwrasse
* "Iniistius pavo" (native) , Peacock wrasse
* "Labroides dimidiatus" (native) , Bluestreak cleaner wrasse
* "Leptojulis cyanopleura" (native) , Shoulder-spot wrasse
* "Macropharyngodon meleagris" (native) , Blackspotted wrasse
* "Novaculichthys taeniourus" (native) , Rockmover wrasse
* "Oxycheilinus bimaculatus" (native) , Two-spot wrasse
* "Oxycheilinus digramma" (native) , Cheeklined wrasse
* "Pseudocheilinus hexataenia" (native) , Sixline wrasse
* "Pseudodax moluccanus" (native) , Chiseltooth wrasse
* "Pteragogus flagellifer" (native) , Cocktail wrasse
* "Stethojulis albovittata" (native) , Bluelined wrasse
* "Stethojulis balteata" (questionable) , Belted wrasse
* "Stethojulis strigiventer" (native) , Three-ribbon wrasse
* "Stethojulis trilineata" (native) , Three-lined rainbowfish
* "Thalassoma amblycephalum" (native) , Bluntheaded wrasse
* "Thalassoma hardwicke" (native) , Sixbar wrasse
* "Thalassoma jansenii" (native) , Jansen's wrasse
* "Thalassoma lunare" (native) , Moon wrasse
* "Thalassoma purpureum" (native) , Surge wrasse
* "Thalassoma quinquevittatum" (native) , Fivestripe wrasse
* "Xiphocheilus typus" (native) , Blue-banded wrasse
* "Xyrichtys bimaculatus" (native) , Two-spot razorfish
* "Xyrichtys cyanifrons" (native)
* "Xyrichtys dea" (native)
* "Xyrichtys pentadactylus" (native) , Fivefinger wrasse
* "Xyrichtys rajagopalani" (native)

Lactariidae (False trevallies)

* "Lactarius lactarius" (native) Big-jawed jumper , False trevally

Latidae (Lates perches)

* "Lates calcarifer" (native) Barramundi , Barramundi
* "Psammoperca waigiensis" (native) Waigeu seaperch , Waigieu seaperch

Leiognathidae (Slimys, slipmouths, or ponyfishes)

* "Gazza achlamys" (native) , Smalltoothed ponyfish
* "Gazza minuta" (native) Toothpony , Toothpony
* "Gazza rhombea" (native) , Rhomboid toothpony
* "Leiognathus berbis" (native) , Berber ponyfish
* "Leiognathus bindus" (native) Orangefin ponyfish , Orangefin ponyfish
* "Leiognathus blochii" (native) Twoblotch ponyfish , Twoblotch ponyfish
* "Leiognathus brevirostris" (native) , Shortnose ponyfish
* "Leiognathus daura" (native) , Goldstripe ponyfish
* "Leiognathus decorus" (native) Shortnose ponyfish , Decorated ponyfish
* "Leiognathus dussumieri" (native) , Dussumier's ponyfish
* "Leiognathus elongatus" (native) , Slender ponyfish
* "Leiognathus equulus" (native) Common ponyfish , Common ponyfish
* "Leiognathus fasciatus" (native) , Striped ponyfish
* "Leiognathus leuciscus" (native) , Whipfin ponyfish
* "Leiognathus lineolatus" (native) , Ornate ponyfish
* "Leiognathus longispinis" (questionable)
* "Leiognathus smithursti" (native) , Smithurst's ponyfish
* "Leiognathus splendens" (native) , Splendid ponyfish
* "Leiognathus striatus" (native)
* "Secutor insidiator" (native) Pugnose ponyfish , Pugnose ponyfish
* "Secutor interruptus" (native)
* "Secutor ruconius" (native) Deep pugnose ponyfish , Deep pugnose ponyfish

Lethrinidae (Emperors or scavengers)

* "Gnathodentex aureolineatus" (native) , Striped large-eye bream
* "Gymnocranius elongatus" (native) , Forktail large-eye bream
* "Gymnocranius grandoculis" (native) , Blue-lined large-eye bream
* "Gymnocranius griseus" (native) , Grey large-eye bream
* "Lethrinus conchyliatus" (native) , Redaxil emperor
* "Lethrinus erythracanthus" (native) , Orange-spotted emperor
* "Lethrinus harak" (native) , Thumbprint emperor
* "Lethrinus lentjan" (native) Pig-face bream , Pink ear emperor
* "Lethrinus mahsena" (native) , Sky emperor
* "Lethrinus microdon" (native) , Smalltooth emperor
* "Lethrinus miniatus" (questionable) , Trumpet emperor
* "Lethrinus nebulosus" (native) , Spangled emperor
* "Lethrinus obsoletus" (native) , Orange-striped emperor
* "Lethrinus olivaceus" (native) , Longface emperor
* "Lethrinus ornatus" (native) , Ornate emperor
* "Lethrinus rubrioperculatus" (native) , Spotcheek emperor
* "Lethrinus semicinctus" (native) , Black blotch emperor
* "Lethrinus variegatus" (native) , Slender emperor
* "Lethrinus xanthochilus" (native) , Yellowlip emperor
* "Monotaxis grandoculis" (native) , Humpnose big-eye bream
* "Wattsia mossambica" (native) , Mozambique large-eye bream

Lobotidae (Tripletails)

* "Lobotes surinamensis" (native) Tripletail , Atlantic tripletail

Lutjanidae (Snappers)

* "Aphareus furca" (native) , Small toothed jobfish
* "Aphareus rutilans" (native) , Rusty jobfish
* "Aprion virescens" (native) , Green jobfish
* "Apsilus fuscus" (questionable) , African forktail snapper
* "Etelis carbunculus" (native) , Ruby snapper
* "Etelis coruscans" (native) , Flame snapper
* "Etelis radiosus" (native) , Scarlet snapper
* "Lipocheilus carnolabrum" (native) , Tang's snapper
* "Lutjanus argentimaculatus" (native) River snapper , Mangrove red snapper
* "Lutjanus bengalensis" (native) , Bengal snapper
* "Lutjanus biguttatus" (native) , Two-spot banded snapper
* "Lutjanus bohar" (native) , Two-spot red snapper
* "Lutjanus carponotatus" (native) , Spanish flag snapper
* "Lutjanus decussatus" (native) , Checkered snapper
* "Lutjanus ehrenbergii" (native) Blackspot snapper , Blackspot snapper
* "Lutjanus erythropterus" (native) , Crimson snapper
* "Lutjanus fulviflamma" (native) , Dory snapper
* "Lutjanus fulvus" (native) , Blacktail snapper
* "Lutjanus gibbus" (native) , Humpback red snapper
* "Lutjanus guilcheri" (native) , Yellowfin red snapper
* "Lutjanus johnii" (native) John's snapper , John's snapper
* "Lutjanus kasmira" (native) , Common bluestripe snapper
* "Lutjanus lemniscatus" (native) , Yellowstreaked snapper
* "Lutjanus lunulatus" (native) , Lunartail snapper
* "Lutjanus lutjanus" (native) , Bigeye snapper
* "Lutjanus madras" (native) , Indian snapper
* "Lutjanus malabaricus" (native) , Malabar blood snapper
* "Lutjanus monostigma" (native) , Onespot snapper
* "Lutjanus quinquelineatus" (native) , Five-lined snapper
* "Lutjanus rivulatus" (native) , Blubberlip snapper
* "Lutjanus rufolineatus" (questionable) , Yellow-lined snapper
* "Lutjanus russellii" (native) , Russell's snapper
* "Lutjanus sanguineus" (native) , Humphead snapper
* "Lutjanus sebae" (native) , Emperor red snapper
* "Lutjanus vitta" (native) , Brownstripe red snapper
* "Macolor niger" (native) , Black and white snapper
* "Paracaesio sordida" (native) , Dirty ordure snapper
* "Paracaesio xanthura" (native) , Yellowtail blue snapper
* "Pinjalo lewisi" (native) , Slender pinjalo
* "Pinjalo pinjalo" (native) , Pinjalo
* "Pristipomoides filamentosus" (native) , Crimson jobfish
* "Pristipomoides multidens" (native) , Goldbanded jobfish
* "Pristipomoides sieboldii" (native) , Lavender jobfish
* "Pristipomoides typus" (questionable) , Sharptooth jobfish
* "Pristipomoides zonatus" (native) , Oblique-banded snapper

Malacanthidae (Tilefishes)

* "Hoplolatilus fronticinctus" (native) , Pastel tilefish
* "Malacanthus latovittatus" (native) , Blue blanquillo

Menidae (Moonfish)

* "Mene maculata" (native) , Moonfish

Monodactylidae (Moonyfishes or fingerfishes)

* "Monodactylus argenteus" (native) Silvery moony , Silver moony
* "Monodactylus falciformis" (native) Full moony , Full moony

Mugilidae (Mullets)

* "Crenimugil crenilabis" (native) , Fringelip mullet
* "Liza carinata" (native) , Keeled mullet
* "Liza klunzingeri" (native) , Klunzinger's mullet
* "Liza macrolepis" (native) Largescale mullet , Largescale mullet
* "Liza mandapamensis" (native)
* "Liza melinoptera" (native) Giantscale mullet , Otomebora mullet
* "Liza parmata" (questionable) , Broad-mouthed mullet
* "Liza parsia" (native) Goldspot mullet , Gold-spot mullet
* "Liza subviridis" (native) Greenback mullet , Greenback mullet
* "Liza tade" (native) Tade mullet , Tade mullet
* "Liza vaigiensis" (native) Squaretail mullet , Squaretail mullet
* "Mugil cephalus" (native) Flathead mullet , Flathead mullet
* "Oedalechilus labiosus" (native) , Hornlip mullet
* "Rhinomugil corsula" (native) Corsula mullet , Corsula
* "Sicamugil cascasia" (native) Yellowtail mullet , Yellowtail mullet
* "Sicamugil hamiltonii" (questionable) Burmese mullet , Burmese mullet
* "Valamugil buchanani" (native) Bluetail mullet , Bluetail mullet
* "Valamugil cunnesius" (native) Longarm mullet , Longarm mullet
* "Valamugil seheli" (native) Bluespot mullet , Bluespot mullet
* "Valamugil speigleri" (native) Speigler's mullet , Speigler's mullet

Mullidae (Goatfishes)

* "Mulloidichthys flavolineatus" (native) , Yellowstripe goatfish
* "Parupeneus barberinus" (native) , Dash-and-dot goatfish
* "Parupeneus ciliatus" (native) , Whitesaddle goatfish
* "Parupeneus cyclostomus" (native) , Goldsaddle goatfish
* "Parupeneus heptacanthus" (native) , Cinnabar goatfish
* "Parupeneus indicus" (native) , Indian goatfish
* "Parupeneus macronemus" (native) , Longbarbel goatfish
* "Parupeneus margaritatus" (questionable) , Pearly goatfish
* "Parupeneus multifasciatus" (native) , Manybar goatfish
* "Parupeneus pleurostigma" (native) , Sidespot goatfish
* "Parupeneus trifasciatus" (native) , Doublebar goatfish
* "Upeneus arge" (native) , Band-tail goatfish
* "Upeneus japonicus" (questionable) , Bensasi goatfish
* "Upeneus luzonius" (questionable) , Dark-barred goatfish
* "Upeneus moluccensis" (native) , Goldband goatfish
* "Upeneus sulphureus" (native) Sunrise goatfish , Sulphur goatfish
* "Upeneus sundaicus" (native) , Ochre-banded goatfish
* "Upeneus taeniopterus" (native) , Finstripe goatfish
* "Upeneus tragula" (native) , Freckled goatfish
* "Upeneus vittatus" (native) , Yellowstriped goatfish

Nandidae (Asian leaffishes)

* "Nandus nandus" (native) Mottled nandus , Gangetic leaffish
* "Pristolepis fasciata" (questionable) Catopra , Catopra
* "Pristolepis marginata" (endemic) Malabar catopra , Malabar leaffish

Nemipteridae (Threadfin breams, Whiptail breams)

* "Nemipterus bipunctatus" (native) , Delagoa threadfin bream
* "Nemipterus furcosus" (native) , Fork-tailed threadfin bream
* "Nemipterus hexodon" (native) , Ornate threadfin bream
* "Nemipterus japonicus" (native) , Japanese threadfin bream
* "Nemipterus marginatus" (questionable) , Red filament threadfin bream
* "Nemipterus mesoprion" (questionable) , Mauvelip threadfin bream
* "Nemipterus nematophorus" (native) , Doublewhip threadfin bream
* "Nemipterus nemurus" (questionable) , Redspine threadfin bream
* "Nemipterus peronii" (native) , Notchedfin threadfin bream
* "Nemipterus randalli" (native) , Randall's threadfin bream
* "Nemipterus zysron" (native) , Slender threadfin bream
* "Parascolopsis aspinosa" (native) , Smooth dwarf monocle bream
* "Parascolopsis boesemani" (endemic) , Redfin dwarf monocle bream
* "Parascolopsis eriomma" (native) , Rosy dwarf monocle bream
* "Parascolopsis inermis" (native) , Unarmed dwarf monocle bream
* "Parascolopsis townsendi" (native) , Scaly dwarf monocle bream
* "Pentapodus setosus" (questionable) , Butterfly whiptail
* "Scolopsis aurata" (native) , Yellowstripe monocle bream
* "Scolopsis bilineata" (native) , Two-lined monocle bream
* "Scolopsis bimaculatus" (native) , Thumbprint monocle bream
* "Scolopsis ciliata" (native) , Saw-jawed monocle bream
* "Scolopsis frenatus" (native) , Bridled monocle bream
* "Scolopsis ghanam" (native) , Arabian monocle bream
* "Scolopsis lineata" (native) , Striped monocle bream
* "Scolopsis margaritifera" (questionable) , Pearly monocle bream
* "Scolopsis taeniatus" (native) , Black-streaked monocle bream
* "Scolopsis taenioptera" (questionable) , Lattice monocle bream
* "Scolopsis vosmeri" (native) , Whitecheek monocle bream
* "Scolopsis xenochrous" (native) , Oblique-barred monocle bream

Nomeidae (Driftfishes)

* "Cubiceps squamiceps" (native) , Indian driftfish
* "Psenes cyanophrys" (native) , Freckled driftfish

Osphronemidae (Gouramies)

* "Belontia signata" (questionable) , Ceylonese combtail
* "Colisa fasciata" (native) Giant gourami , Banded gourami
* "Colisa lalia" (native) Dwarf gourami , Dwarf gourami
* "Ctenops nobilis" (native) Indian paradisefish , Frail gourami
* "Osphronemus goramy" (introduced) Giant gouramy , Giant gourami
* "Parasphaerichthys ocellatus" (questionable) , Eyespot gourami
* "Pseudosphromenus cupanus" (native) Day's paradise fish , Spiketail paradisefish
* "Pseudosphromenus dayi" (endemic)
* "Trichogaster chuna" (native) Sunset gourami , Honey gourami

Pempheridae (Sweepers)

* "Parapriacanthus ransonneti" (native) , Pigmy sweeper
* "Pempheris mangula" (native) , Black-edged sweeper
* "Pempheris molucca" (questionable)
* "Pempheris oualensis" (native) , Silver sweeper
* "Pempheris vanicolensis" (native) , Vanikoro sweeper

Percophidae (Duckbills)

* "Bembrops caudimacula" (native)
* "Bembrops platyrhynchus" (native) , Natal duckbill

Pinguipedidae (Sandperches)

* "Parapercis alboguttata" (native) , Whitespot sandsmelt
* "Parapercis clathrata" (questionable) , Latticed sandperch
* "Parapercis hexophtalma" (native) , Speckled sandperch
* "Parapercis maculata" (native) , Harlequin sandperch
* "Parapercis pulchella" (native) , Harlequin sandsmelt
* "Parapercis punctata" (native)
* "Parapercis quadrispinosa" (native)
* "Parapercis tetracantha" (native) , Reticulated sandperch

Plesiopidae (Roundheads)

* "Acanthoplesiops indicus" (native) , Scottie
* "Plesiops coeruleolineatus" (native) , Crimsontip longfin
* "Plesiops corallicola" (native) , Bluegill longfin

Polynemidae (Threadfins)

* "Eleutheronema tetradactylum" (native) White salmon , Fourfinger threadfin
* "Filimanus heptadactyla" (native) Sevenfinger threadfin , Sevenfinger threadfin
* "Filimanus similis" (native)
* "Filimanus xanthonema" (native) , Yellowthread threadfin
* "Leptomelanosoma indicum" (native) Indian threadfin , Indian threadfin
* "Polydactylus macrochir" (native) , King threadfin
* "Polydactylus microstomus" (native) , Small-mouthed threadfin
* "Polydactylus mullani" (native)
* "Polydactylus multiradiatus" (questionable) , Australian threadfin
* "Polydactylus plebeius" (native) , Striped threadfin
* "Polydactylus sexfilis" (native) , Sixfinger threadfin
* "Polydactylus sextarius" (native) Blackspot threadfin , Blackspot threadfin
* "Polynemus dubius" (questionable) Borneo threadfin , Eastern paradise fish
* "Polynemus paradiseus" (native) Paradise threadfin , Paradise threadfin

Pomacanthidae (Angelfishes)

* "Apolemichthys xanthurus" (native) , Yellowtail angelfish
* "Centropyge bicolor" (native) , Bicolor angelfish
* "Centropyge eibli" (native) , Blacktail angelfish
* "Centropyge multispinis" (native) , Dusky angelfish
* "Chaetodontoplus melanosoma" (native) , Black-velvet angelfish
* "Pomacanthus annularis" (native) Ringed angle fish , Bluering angelfish
* "Pomacanthus imperator" (native) , Emperor angelfish
* "Pomacanthus semicirculatus" (native) , Semicircle angelfish

Pomacentridae (Damselfishes)

* "Abudefduf bengalensis" (native) , Bengal sergeant
* "Abudefduf saxatilis" (misidentification) , Sergeant major
* "Abudefduf septemfasciatus" (native) , Banded sergeant
* "Abudefduf sexfasciatus" (native) , Scissortail sergeant
* "Abudefduf sordidus" (native) , Blackspot sergeant
* "Abudefduf vaigiensis" (native) , Indo-Pacific sergeant
* "Amphiprion bicinctus" (questionable) , Twoband anemonefish
* "Amphiprion chrysogaster" (questionable) , Mauritian anemonefish
* "Amphiprion ephippium" (native) , Saddle anemonefish
* "Amphiprion frenatus" (questionable) , Tomato clownfish
* "Amphiprion nigripes" (questionable) , Maldive anemonefish
* "Amphiprion ocellaris" (native) , Clown anemonefish
* "Amphiprion percula" (questionable) , Orange clownfish
* "Amphiprion polymnus" (questionable) , Saddleback clownfish
* "Amphiprion sebae" (native) , Sebae anemonefish
* "Cheiloprion labiatus" (native) , Big-lip damsel
* "Chromis caerulea" (native) , Green chromis
* "Chromis chrysura" (questionable) , Stout chromis
* "Chromis dimidiata" (native) , Chocolatedip chromis
* "Chromis opercularis" (native) , Doublebar chromis
* "Chromis ternatensis" (native) , Ternate chromis
* "Chromis viridis" (native) , Blue green damselfish
* "Chromis weberi" (native) , Weber's chromis
* "Chrysiptera biocellata" (native) , Twinspot damselfish
* "Chrysiptera brownriggii" (native) , Surge damselfish
* "Chrysiptera cyanea" (native) , Sapphire devil
* "Chrysiptera glauca" (native) , Grey demoiselle
* "Chrysiptera unimaculata" (native) , Onespot demoiselle
* "Dascyllus aruanus" (native) , Whitetail dascyllus
* "Dascyllus reticulatus" (questionable) , Reticulate dascyllus
* "Dascyllus trimaculatus" (native) , Threespot dascyllus
* "Dischistodus perspicillatus" (native) , White damsel
* "Dischistodus prosopotaenia" (native) , Honey-head damsel
* "Lepidozygus tapeinosoma" (native) , Fusilier damselfish
* "Neopomacentrus taeniurus" (native) , Freshwater demoiselle
* "Plectroglyphidodon dickii" (native) , Blackbar devil
* "Plectroglyphidodon lacrymatus" (native) , Whitespotted devil
* "Plectroglyphidodon leucozonus" (native) , Singlebar devil
* "Pomacentrus albicaudatus" (questionable) , Whitefin damsel
* "Pomacentrus brachialis" (questionable) , Charcoal damsel
* "Pomacentrus littoralis" (questionable) , Smoky damsel
* "Pomacentrus pavo" (native) , Sapphire damsel
* "Premnas biaculeatus" (native) , Spinecheek anemonefish
* "Pristotis obtusirostris" (native) , Gulf damselfish
* "Stegastes albifasciatus" (native) , Whitebar gregory
* "Stegastes lividus" (native) , Blunt snout gregory
* "Stegastes nigricans" (native) , Dusky farmerfish
* "Stegastes obreptus" (native) , Western gregory

Pomatomidae (Bluefishes)

* "Pomatomus saltatrix" (native) , Bluefish

Priacanthidae (Bigeyes or catalufas)

* "Heteropriacanthus cruentatus" (native) , Glasseye
* "Priacanthus hamrur" (native) , Moontail bullseye
* "Priacanthus macracanthus" (native) , Red bigeye
* "Priacanthus prolixus" (native) , Elongate bulleye
* "Priacanthus tayenus" (native) , Purple-spotted bigeye
* "Pristigenys niphonia" (native) , Japanese bigeye

Pseudochromidae (Dottybacks)

* "Congrogadus subducens" (native) , Carpet eel-blenny
* "Halidesmus thomaseni" (native) , Thomasen's snakelet
* "Pseudochromis caudalis" (native)
* "Pseudochromis tapeinosoma" (native) , Blackmargin dottyback

Ptereleotridae

* "Ptereleotris evides" (native) , Blackfin dartfish
* "Ptereleotris microlepis" (native) , Blue gudgeon

Rachycentridae (Cobia)

* "Rachycentron canadum" (native) , Cobia

Scaridae (Parrotfishes)

* "Calotomus spinidens" (native) , Spinytooth parrotfish
* "Calotomus viridescens" (questionable) , Viridescent parrotfish
* "Chlorurus enneacanthus" (native) , Captain parrotfish
* "Chlorurus gibbus" (native) , Heavybeak parrotfish
* "Chlorurus oedema" (native) , Knothead parrotfish
* "Chlorurus sordidus" (native) , Daisy parrotfish
* "Hipposcarus harid" (native) , Candelamoa parrotfish
* "Leptoscarus vaigiensis" (native) , Marbled parrotfish
* "Scarus ghobban" (native) , Blue-barred parrotfish
* "Scarus globiceps" (native) , Globehead parrotfish
* "Scarus niger" (native) , Dusky parrotfish
* "Scarus prasiognathos" (native) , Singapore parrotfish
* "Scarus psittacus" (native) , Common parrotfish
* "Scarus quoyi" (native) , Quoy's parrotfish
* "Scarus rubroviolaceus" (native) , Ember parrotfish
* "Scarus russelii" (native) , Eclipse parrotfish
* "Scarus scaber" (native) , Fivesaddle parrotfish
* "Scarus tricolor" (native) , Tricolour parrotfish

Scatophagidae (Scats)

* "Scatophagus argus" (native) Spotted scat , Spotted scat

Schindleriidae

* "Schindleria pietschmanni" (questionable)
* "Schindleria praematura" (questionable) , Schindler's fish

Sciaenidae (Drums or croakers)

* "Argyrosomus amoyensis" (native) , Amoy croaker
* "Argyrosomus hololepidotus" (misidentification) , Madagascar meagre
* "Argyrosomus japonicus" (native) , Japanese meagre
* "Atrobucca alcocki" (native)
* "Atrobucca antonbruun" (native)
* "Atrobucca nibe" (native) , Longfin kob
* "Atrobucca trewavasae" (native)
* "Bahaba chaptis" (native) Chaptis bahaba , Chaptis bahaba
* "Chrysochir aureus" (native) , Reeve's croaker
* "Daysciaena albida" (native) Two-bearded croaker , Bengal corvina
* "Dendrophysa russelii" (native) Goatee croaker , Goatee croaker
* "Johnius amblycephalus" (native) , Bearded croaker
* "Johnius belangerii" (native) Belanger's croaker , Belanger's croaker
* "Johnius borneensis" (native) , Sharpnose hammer croaker
* "Johnius carouna" (native) Caroun croaker , Caroun croaker
* "Johnius carutta" (native) Karut croaker , Karut croaker
* "Johnius coitor" (native) Coitor croaker , Coitor croaker
* "Johnius dussumieri" (native) Sharptooth hammer croaker , Sin croaker
* "Johnius elongatus" (native) , Spindle croaker
* "Johnius gangeticus" (endemic) Gangetic bola
* "Johnius glaucus" (native) , Pale spotfin croaker
* "Johnius macropterus" (native) , Largefin croaker
* "Johnius macrorhynus" (native) , Big-snout croaker
* "Johnius mannarensis" (native) , Mannar croaker
* "Johnius plagiostoma" (native) , Large-eye croaker
* "Kathala axillaris" (native) , Kathala croaker
* "Macrospinosa cuja" (native) Cuja bola
* "Nibea chui" (questionable) , Chu's croaker
* "Nibea maculata" (native) , Blotched croaker
* "Nibea soldado" (native) , Soldier croaker
* "Otolithes cuvieri" (native) , Lesser tigertooth croaker
* "Otolithes ruber" (native) , Tiger-toothed croaker
* "Otolithoides biauritus" (native) Bronze croaker , Bronze croaker
* "Otolithoides pama" (native) Pama , Pama croaker
* "Panna heterolepis" (native) Hooghly croaker , Hooghly croaker
* "Panna microdon" (misidentification) Panna croaker , Panna croaker
* "Paranibea semiluctuosa" (native) , Half-mourning croaker
* "Pennahia anea" (native) , Greyfin croaker
* "Pennahia macrocephalus" (questionable) , Big-head pennah croaker
* "Pennahia ovata" (native)
* "Protonibea diacanthus" (native) Spotted croaker , Blackspotted croaker
* "Pterotolithus maculatus" (native) Blotched tiger-toothed croaker , Blotched tiger-toothed croaker
* "Umbrina canariensis" (native) , Canary drum

Scombridae (Mackerels, tunas, bonitos)

* "Acanthocybium solandri" (native) , Wahoo
* "Auxis rochei rochei" (native) , Bullet tuna
* "Auxis thazard thazard" (native) , Frigate tuna
* "Euthynnus affinis" (native) Mackerel tuna , Kawakawa
* "Grammatorcynus bicarinatus" (questionable) , Shark mackerel
* "Gymnosarda unicolor" (native) Dogtooth tuna , Dogtooth tuna
* "Katsuwonus pelamis" (native) Skiy jack , Skipjack tuna
* "Rastrelliger brachysoma" (native) , Short mackerel
* "Rastrelliger faughni" (native) , Island mackerel
* "Rastrelliger kanagurta" (native) Rake gillat mackerel , Indian mackerel
* "Sarda orientalis" (native) Oriental bonito , Striped bonito
* "Scomber japonicus" (native) , Chub mackerel
* "Scomberomorus commerson" (native) King seer , Narrow-barred Spanish mackerel
* "Scomberomorus guttatus" (native) Spotted Spanish mackerel , Indo-Pacific king mackerel
* "Scomberomorus koreanus" (native) , Korean seerfish
* "Scomberomorus lineolatus" (native) Streaked seer , Streaked seerfish
* "Thunnus alalunga" (native) , Albacore
* "Thunnus albacares" (native) Yellow fin tuna , Yellowfin tuna
* "Thunnus obesus" (native) , Bigeye tuna
* "Thunnus orientalis" (native) , Pacific bluefin tuna
* "Thunnus tonggol" (native) Blue fin tuna , Longtail tuna

Serranidae (Sea basses: groupers and fairy basslets)

* "Aethaloperca rogaa" (native) , Redmouth grouper
* "Anyperodon leucogrammicus" (native) , Slender grouper
* "Aporops bilinearis" (native) , Blotched podge
* "Aulacocephalus temminckii" (native) , Goldribbon soapfish
* "Cephalopholis argus" (native) Balufana , Peacock hind
* "Cephalopholis aurantia" (native) , Golden hind
* "Cephalopholis boenak" (native) , Chocolate hind
* "Cephalopholis formosa" (native) , Bluelined hind
* "Cephalopholis leopardus" (native) , Leopard hind
* "Cephalopholis miniata" (native) , Coral hind
* "Cephalopholis sexmaculata" (native) , Sixblotch hind
* "Cephalopholis sonnerati" (native) , Tomato hind
* "Cephalopholis urodeta" (native) , Darkfin hind
* "Chelidoperca investigatoris" (native)
* "Cromileptes altivelis" (native) , Humpback grouper
* "Diploprion bifasciatum" (native) , Barred soapfish
* "Epinephelus areolatus" (native) , Areolate grouper
* "Epinephelus bleekeri" (native) , Duskytail grouper
* "Epinephelus chabaudi" (native) , Moustache grouper
* "Epinephelus chlorostigma" (native) , Brownspotted grouper
* "Epinephelus coeruleopunctatus" (native) , Whitespotted grouper
* "Epinephelus coioides" (native) , Orange-spotted grouper
* "Epinephelus corallicola" (questionable) , Coral grouper
* "Epinephelus diacanthus" (native) , Spinycheek grouper
* "Epinephelus epistictus" (native) , Dotted grouper
* "Epinephelus erythrurus" (native) , Cloudy grouper
* "Epinephelus fasciatus" (native) , Blacktip grouper
* "Epinephelus faveatus" (native) , Barred-chest grouper
* "Epinephelus flavocaeruleus" (native) , Blue and yellow grouper
* "Epinephelus fuscoguttatus" (native) , Brown-marbled grouper
* "Epinephelus hexagonatus" (native) , Starspotted grouper
* "Epinephelus lanceolatus" (native) Bridlebass , Giant grouper
* "Epinephelus latifasciatus" (native) , Striped grouper
* "Epinephelus longispinis" (native) , Longspine grouper
* "Epinephelus macrospilos" (native) , Snubnose grouper
* "Epinephelus maculatus" (native) , Highfin grouper
* "Epinephelus malabaricus" (native) Malabar rockcod , Malabar grouper
* "Epinephelus marginatus" (questionable) , Dusky grouper
* "Epinephelus melanostigma" (native) , One-blotch grouper
* "Epinephelus merra" (native) , Honeycomb grouper
* "Epinephelus morrhua" (native) , Comet grouper
* "Epinephelus octofasciatus" (native) , Eightbar grouper
* "Epinephelus poecilonotus" (native) , Dot-dash grouper
* "Epinephelus polylepis" (native) , Smallscaled grouper
* "Epinephelus polyphekadion" (native) , Camouflage grouper
* "Epinephelus quoyanus" (native) , Longfin grouper
* "Epinephelus radiatus" (native) , Oblique-banded grouper
* "Epinephelus rivulatus" (native) , Halfmoon grouper
* "Epinephelus spilotoceps" (native) , Foursaddle grouper
* "Epinephelus stoliczkae" (native) , Epaulet grouper
* "Epinephelus summana" (questionable) , Summan grouper
* "Epinephelus tauvina" (native) Greasy rockcod , Greasy grouper
* "Epinephelus tukula" (native) , Potato grouper
* "Epinephelus undulosus" (native) , Wavy-lined grouper
* "Grammistes sexlineatus" (native) , Sixline soapfish
* "Plectropomus areolatus" (native) , Squaretail coralgrouper
* "Plectropomus maculatus" (questionable) , Spotted coralgrouper
* "Pogonoperca punctata" (native) , Spotted soapfish
* "Pseudanthias cichlops" (questionable)
* "Pseudanthias conspicuus" (native)
* "Pseudanthias cooperi" (native) , Red-bar anthias
* "Pseudanthias squamipinnis" (native) , Sea goldie
* "Pseudogramma polyacanthum" (native) , Honeycomb podge
* "Variola louti" (native) , Yellow-edged lyretail

Siganidae (Rabbitfishes)

* "Siganus argenteus" (native) , Streamlined spinefoot
* "Siganus canaliculatus" (native) , White-spotted spinefoot
* "Siganus corallinus" (native) , Blue-spotted spinefoot
* "Siganus fuscescens" (native) , Mottled spinefoot
* "Siganus guttatus" (native) , Orange-spotted spinefoot
* "Siganus javus" (native) , Streaked spinefoot
* "Siganus lineatus" (native) , Golden-lined spinefoot
* "Siganus magnificus" (questionable) , Magnificent rabbitfish
* "Siganus puelloides" (native) , Blackeye rabbitfish
* "Siganus punctatus" (questionable) , Goldspotted spinefoot
* "Siganus spinus" (native) , Little spinefoot
* "Siganus stellatus" (native) , Brownspotted spinefoot
* "Siganus vermiculatus" (native) , Vermiculated spinefoot
* "Siganus virgatus" (native) , Barhead spinefoot

Sillaginidae (Smelt-whitings)

* "Sillaginopsis panijus" (native) Gangetic whiting , Flathead sillago
* "Sillago aeolus" (native) , Oriental sillago
* "Sillago argentifasciata" (questionable) , Silver-banded sillago
* "Sillago chondropus" (native) , Clubfoot sillago
* "Sillago indica" (endemic) , Indian sillago
* "Sillago ingenuua" (native) , Bay sillago
* "Sillago intermedius" (native) , Intermediate sillago
* "Sillago lutea" (native) , Mud sillago
* "Sillago macrolepis" (questionable) , Large-scale sillago
* "Sillago maculata" (questionable) , Trumpeter sillago
* "Sillago parvisquamis" (questionable) , Small-scale sillago
* "Sillago sihama" (native) Silver sillago , Silver sillago
* "Sillago soringa" (endemic) , Soringa sillago
* "Sillago vincenti" (endemic) Estuarine whiting , Vincent's sillago

Sparidae (Porgies)

* "Acanthopagrus berda" (native) Riverbream , Picnic seabream
* "Acanthopagrus bifasciatus" (native) , Twobar seabream
* "Acanthopagrus latus" (native) Yellow seabream , Yellowfin seabream
* "Argyrops spinifer" (native) , King soldierbream
* "Cheimerius nufar" (native) , Santer seabream
* "Crenidens crenidens" (native) Karanteen , Karenteen seabream
* "Diplodus noct" (questionable) , Red Sea seabream
* "Diplodus sargus kotschyi" (native) , One spot seabream
* "Rhabdosargus sarba" (native) Natal stumpnose , Goldlined seabream
* "Sparidentex hasta" (native) , Sobaity seabream

Sphyraenidae (Barracudas)

* "Sphyraena acutipinnis" (native) , Sharpfin barracuda
* "Sphyraena barracuda" (native) , Great barracuda
* "Sphyraena chrysotaenia" (native) , Yellowstripe barracuda
* "Sphyraena flavicauda" (native) , Yellowtail barracuda
* "Sphyraena forsteri" (native) , Bigeye barracuda
* "Sphyraena jello" (native) , Pickhandle barracuda
* "Sphyraena novaehollandiae" (questionable) , Australian barracuda
* "Sphyraena obtusata" (native) , Obtuse barracuda
* "Sphyraena putnamae" (native) Sawtooth barracuda , Sawtooth barracuda
* "Sphyraena qenie" (native) , Blackfin barracuda
* "Pampus argenteus" (native) Silver pomfret , Silver pomfret
* "Pampus chinensis" (native) Chinese pomfret , Chinese silver pomfret

Symphysanodontidae

* "Symphysanodon andersoni" (native)

Terapontidae (Grunters or tigerperches)

* "Pelates quadrilineatus" (native) Fourlined terapon , Fourlined terapon
* "Pelates sexlineatus" (questionable) , Six-lined trumpeter
* "Terapon jarbua" (native) Jarbua terapon , Jarbua terapon
* "Terapon puta" (native) Smallscale terapon , Small-scaled terapon
* "Terapon theraps" (native) Banded grunter , Largescaled therapon

Toxotidae (Archerfishes)

* "Toxotes chatareus" (native) Spotted archerfish , Largescale archerfish
* "Toxotes jaculatrix" (native) Banded archerfish , Banded archerfish

Trichiuridae (Cutlassfishes)

* "Benthodesmus oligoradiatus" (native) , Sparse-rayed frostfish
* "Benthodesmus tenuis" (questionable) , Slender frostfish
* "Eupleurogrammus glossodon" (native) , Longtooth hairtail
* "Eupleurogrammus muticus" (native) , Smallhead hairtail
* "Lepidopus caudatus" (questionable) , Silver scabbardfish
* "Lepturacanthus pantului" (native) Coromandal ribbonfish , Coromandel hairtail
* "Lepturacanthus savala" (native) Small headed ribbon fish , Savalani hairtail
* "Trichiurus auriga" (native) , Pearly hairtail
* "Trichiurus gangeticus" (native) Gangetic ribbonfish , Ganges hairtail
* "Trichiurus lepturus" (native) , Largehead hairtail
* "Trichiurus russelli" (native) , Short-tailed hairtail

Trichonotidae (Sanddivers)

* "Trichonotus cyclograptus" (native)
* "Trichonotus setiger" (native) , Spotted sand-diver

Tripterygiidae (Threefin blennies)

* "Enneapterygius elegans" (native) , Hourglass triplefin
* "Enneapterygius fasciatus" (native)
* "Enneapterygius pusillus" (native) , Highcrest triplefin
* "Helcogramma ellioti" (native)
* "Helcogramma gymnauchen" (questionable) , Red-finned triplefin
* "Helcogramma trigloides" (questionable)

Uranoscopidae (Stargazers)

* "Ichthyscopus lebeck" (native) , Longnosed stargazer
* "Uranoscopus crassiceps" (native)
* "Uranoscopus guttatus" (native)

Xenisthmidae

* "Kraemericus smithi" (endemic)

Xiphiidae (Swordfish)

* "Xiphias gladius" (native) , Swordfish

Zanclidae (Moorish idol)

* "Zanclus cornutus" (native) Moonish idol , Moorish idol

Pleuronectiformes

Bothidae (Lefteye flounders)

* "Arnoglossus aspilos" (native) , Spotless lefteye flounder
* "Arnoglossus tapeinosoma" (native)
* "Bothus leopardinus" (questionable) , Pacific leopard flounder
* "Bothus mancus" (native) , Flowery flounder
* "Bothus myriaster" (native) , Indo-Pacific oval flounder
* "Bothus pantherinus" (native) , Leopard flounder
* "Chascanopsetta lugubris" (native) , Pelican flounder
* "Crossorhombus valderostratus" (native) , Broadbrow flounder
* "Engyprosopon cocosensis" (native) , Cocos Island flounder
* "Engyprosopon grandisquama" (native) , Largescale flounder
* "Grammatobothus polyophthalmus" (native) , Threespot flounder
* "Psettina brevirictis" (native)

Citharidae (Citharids)

* "Brachypleura novaezeelandiae" (native) , Yellow-dabbled flounder

Cynoglossidae (Tonguefishes)

* "Cynoglossus arel" (native) , Largescale tonguesole
* "Cynoglossus bilineatus" (native) , Fourlined tonguesole
* "Cynoglossus carpenteri" (native) , Hooked tonguesole
* "Cynoglossus cynoglossus" (native) Gangetic tonguesole , Bengal tongue sole
* "Cynoglossus dispar" (native) , Roundhead toungesole
* "Cynoglossus dubius" (native) , Carrot tonguesole
* "Cynoglossus itinus" (questionable)
* "Cynoglossus kopsii" (native) , Shortheaded tonguesole
* "Cynoglossus lachneri" (questionable) , Lachner's tonguesole
* "Cynoglossus lida" (native) Shoulder spot tongue , Roughscale tonguesole
* "Cynoglossus lingua" (native) Long tonguesole , Long tongue sole
* "Cynoglossus macrostomus" (native) Malabar-sole , Malabar tonguesole
* "Cynoglossus monopus" (native)
* "Cynoglossus puncticeps" (native) Speckled toungesole , Speckled tonguesole
* "Cynoglossus semifasciatus" (native) Malabar sole , Bengal tongue-sole
* "Paraplagusia bilineata" (native) Fingerlip tonguesole , Doublelined tonguesole
* "Paraplagusia blochii" (native) , Bloch's tonguesole
* "Symphurus trifasciatus" (native) , Threeband tonguesole

Paralichthyidae (Large-tooth flounders)

* "Cephalopsetta ventrocellatus" (native)
* "Pseudorhombus arsius" (native) Largetooth flounder , Largetooth flounder
* "Pseudorhombus dupliciocellatus" (native) , Ocellated flounder
* "Pseudorhombus elevatus" (native) , Deep flounder
* "Pseudorhombus javanicus" (native) , Javan flounder
* "Pseudorhombus malayanus" (native) , Malayan flounder
* "Pseudorhombus micrognathus" (native)
* "Pseudorhombus natalensis" (native) , Natal flounders
* "Pseudorhombus triocellatus" (native) Three sopt flounder , Three spotted flounder

Pleuronectidae (Righteye flounders)

* "Marleyella bicolorata" (native) , Comb flounder
* "Poecilopsetta colorata" (native) , Coloured righteye flounder
* "Poecilopsetta praelonga" (native) , Alcock's narrow-body righteye flounder

Psettodidae (Psettodids)

* "Psettodes erumei" (native) Indian halibut , Indian spiny turbot

Samaridae

* "Samaris cristatus" (native) , Cockatoo righteye flounder
* "Samariscus longimanus" (native) , Longfinned flounder

Soleidae (Soles)

* "Aesopia cornuta" (native) , Unicorn sole
* "Brachirus macrolepis" (native)
* "Brachirus orientalis" (native) Oriental-sole , Oriental sole
* "Brachirus pan" (native) Pan sole , Pan sole
* "Brachirus panoides" (questionable)
* "Heteromycteris oculus" (native) , Eyed sole
* "Liachirus melanospilos" (native)
* "Pardachirus marmoratus" (native) , Finless sole
* "Pardachirus pavoninus" (native) , Peacock sole
* "Solea elongata" (native) Elongate sole , Elongate sole
* "Solea heinii" (native)
* "Solea ovata" (native) , Ovate sole
* "Soleichthys heterorhinos" (native)
* "Synaptura albomaculata" (native) Kaup's sole , Kaup's sole
* "Synaptura commersonnii" (native) , Commerson's sole
* "Zebrias altipinnis" (native)
* "Zebrias annandalei" (native)
* "Zebrias japonica" (questionable) , Wavyband sole
* "Zebrias keralensis" (native)
* "Zebrias maculosus" (native)
* "Zebrias quagga" (native) , Fringefin zebra sole
* "Zebrias synapturoides" (native) , Indian zebra sole
* "Zebrias zebra" (questionable) , Zebra sole

Polymixiiformes

Polymixiidae (Beardfishes)

* "Polymixia fusca" (native)
* "Polymixia japonica" (questionable) , Silver eye

Pristiformes

Pristidae (Sawfishes)

* "Anoxypristis cuspidata" (native) , Knifetooth sawfish
* "Pristis microdon" (native) Smalltooth sawfish , Largetooth sawfish
* "Pristis pectinata" (native) Smooth-tooth sawfish , Smalltooth sawfish
* "Pristis pristis" (questionable) , Common sawfish
* "Pristis zijsron" (native) , Longcomb sawfish

Rajiformes

Dasyatidae (Stingrays)

* "Dasyatis bennetti" (native) , Bennett's stingray
* "Dasyatis kuhlii" (native) , Bluespotted stingray
* "Dasyatis microps" (native) , Smalleye stingray
* "Dasyatis pastinaca" (questionable) , Common stingray
* "Dasyatis zugei" (native) Pale-edged stingray , Pale-edged stingray
* "Himantura alcockii" (native) , Pale-spot whip ray
* "Himantura bleekeri" (native) Whiptail stingray , Bleeker's whipray
* "Himantura chaophraya" (questionable) , Freshwater whipray
* "Himantura fai" (native) , Pink whipray
* "Himantura fluviatilis" (native) Gangetic stingray , Ganges stingray
* "Himantura gerrardi" (native) , Sharpnose stingray
* "Himantura imbricata" (native) Scaly stingray , Scaly whipray
* "Himantura jenkinsii" (native) , Pointed-nose stingray
* "Himantura marginatus" (native) Blackedged stingray , Blackedge whipray
* "Himantura uarnak" (native) Leopard stingray , Honeycomb stingray
* "Himantura undulata" (native) , Leopard whipray
* "Himantura walga" (questionable) , Dwarf whipray
* "Pastinachus sephen" (native) Feathertail stingray , Cowtail stingray
* "Taeniura lymma" (native) , Bluespotted ribbontail ray
* "Taeniura meyeni" (native) , Blotched fantail ray
* "Urogymnus asperrimus" (native) , Porcupine ray

Gymnuridae (Butterfly rays)

* "Aetoplatea tentaculata" (native) , Tentacled butterfly ray
* "Aetoplatea zonura" (native) , Zonetail butterfly ray
* "Gymnura japonica" (questionable) , Japanese butterflyray
* "Gymnura micrura" (questionable) , Smooth butterfly ray
* "Gymnura poecilura" (native) , Longtail butterfly ray

Myliobatidae (Eagle and manta rays)

* "Aetobatus flagellum" (native) Plain eagleray , Longheaded eagle ray
* "Aetobatus guttatus" (native) , Sharpwing eagle ray
* "Aetobatus narinari" (native) Spotted eagleray , Spotted eagle ray
* "Aetobatus ocellatus" (native)
* "Aetomylaeus maculatus" (native) , Mottled eagle ray
* "Aetomylaeus milvus" (native)
* "Aetomylaeus nichofii" (native) Nieuhof's eagle ray , Banded eagle ray
* "Manta birostris" (native) , Giant manta
* "Mobula eregoodootenkee" (native) , Pygmy devilray
* "Mobula japanica" (native) , Spinetail mobula
* "Mobula kuhlii" (native) , Shortfin devil ray
* "Mobula mobular" (questionable) , Devil fish
* "Mobula thurstoni" (native) , Smooth-tail mobula
* "Rhinoptera adspersa" (native) , Rough cownose ray
* "Rhinoptera javanica" (native) , Javanese cownose ray

Plesiobatidae (Deepwater stingray)

* "Plesiobatis daviesi" (native) , Deepwater stingray

Rajidae (Skates)

* "Dipturus johannisdavisi" (native) , Travancore skate
* "Fenestraja mamillidens" (native) , Prickly skate
* "Okamejei powelli" (native) , Indian ringed skate

Rhinobatidae (Guitarfishes)

* "Rhina ancylostoma" (native) , Bowmouth guitarfish
* "Rhinobatos annandalei" (native) Annandale's shovelnose ray , Annandale's guitarfish
* "Rhinobatos granulatus" (native) , Sharpnose guitarfish
* "Rhinobatos halavi" (native) , Halavi's guitarfish
* "Rhinobatos lionotus" (native) Norman's shovelnose ray , Smoothback guitarfish
* "Rhinobatos obtusus" (native) , Widenose guitarfish
* "Rhinobatos thouin" (native) , Clubnose guitarfish
* "Rhinobatos typus" (questionable) , Giant shovelnose ray
* "Rhinobatos variegatus" (native) , Stripenose guitarfish
* "Rhynchobatus djiddensis" (native) , Giant guitarfish
* "Zanobatus schoenleinii" (questionable) , Striped panray

Salmoniformes

Salmonidae (Salmonids)

* "Oncorhynchus mykiss" (introduced) Rainbow trout , Rainbow trout
* "Oncorhynchus nerka" (questionable) Sockeye salmon , Sockeye salmon
* "Salmo trutta fario" (introduced) Brown trout , Brown trout
* "Salmo trutta trutta" (introduced) , Sea trout
* "Salvelinus fontinalis" (introduced) Brook trout , Brook trout

Scorpaeniformes

Apistidae

* "Apistus carinatus" (native) , Ocellated waspfish

Aploactinidae (Velvetfishes)

* "Acanthosphex leurynnis" (native)
* "Cocotropus roseus" (native)

Bembridae (Deepwater flatheads)

* "Bembras japonica" (questionable)

Caracanthidae (Orbicular velvetfishes)

* "Caracanthus maculatus" (native) , Spotted coral croucher
* "Caracanthus unipinna" (native) , Pygmy coral croucher

Dactylopteridae (Flying gurnards)

* "Dactyloptena gilberti" (native)
* "Dactyloptena macracantha" (native) , Spotwing flying gurnard
* "Dactyloptena orientalis" (native) , Oriental flying gurnard
* "Dactyloptena peterseni" (native) , Starry flying gurnard

Peristediidae (Armored searobins or armored gurnards)

* "Peristedion investigatoris" (native)
* "Satyrichthys adeni" (native)

Platycephalidae (Flatheads)

* "Cociella crocodila" (native) Crocodile flathead , Crocodile flathead
* "Eurycephalus carbunculus" (native) , Papillose flathead
* "Grammoplites scaber" (native) Rough flathead , Rough flathead
* "Grammoplites suppositus" (native) , Spotfin flathead
* "Inegocia japonica" (native) , Japanese flathead
* "Kumococius rodericensis" (native) , Spiny flathead
* "Platycephalus indicus" (native) Bartail flathead , Bartail flathead
* "Rogadius asper" (native) , Olive-tailed flathead
* "Rogadius serratus" (native) , Serrated flathead
* "Sorsogona tuberculata" (native) , Tuberculated flathead
* "Suggrundus macracanthus" (native) , Large-spined flathead
* "Sunagocia otaitensis" (native) , Fringelip flathead
* "Thysanophrys celebica" (native) , Celebes flathead
* "Thysanophrys chiltonae" (native) , Longsnout flathead

Scorpaenidae (Scorpionfishes or rockfishes)

* "Brachypterois serrulata" (native)
* "Dendrochirus brachypterus" (native) , Shortfin turkeyfish
* "Ebosia falcata" (native)
* "Parascorpaena picta" (questionable) , Northern scorpionfish
* "Pteroidichthys amboinensis" (native)
* "Pterois antennata" (native) , Broadbarred firefish
* "Pterois mombasae" (native) , Frillfin turkeyfish
* "Pterois radiata" (native) , Radial firefish
* "Pterois russelii" (native) Russell's fire fish , Plaintail turkeyfish
* "Pterois volitans" (native) , Red lionfish
* "Scorpaenodes guamensis" (native) , Guam scorpionfish
* "Scorpaenodes muciparus" (native)
* "Scorpaenodes parvipinnis" (native) , Lowfin scorpionfish
* "Scorpaenopsis cirrosa" (questionable) , Weedy stingfish
* "Scorpaenopsis gibbosa" (native) , Humpback scorpionfish
* "Sebastapistes nuchalis" (native)
* "Sebastapistes strongia" (native) , Barchin scorpionfish
* "Taenianotus triacanthus" (native) , Leaf scorpionfish

Setarchidae

* "Setarches guentheri" (native) , Deepwater scorpionfish

Synanceiidae (Stonefishes)

* "Choridactylus multibarbus" (native) , Orangebanded stingfish
* "Inimicus caledonicus" (native) , Chinese ghoul
* "Inimicus sinensis" (native) , Spotted ghoul
* "Minous dempsterae" (native) , Obliquebanded stingfish
* "Minous inermis" (native) , Alcock's scorpionfish
* "Minous monodactylus" (native) Grey goblin fish , Grey stingfish
* "Synanceia horrida" (native) , Estuarine stonefish
* "Synanceia verrucosa" (native) , Stonefish
* "Trachicephalus uranoscopus" (native) , Stargazing stonefish

Tetrarogidae (Wasp fishes)

* "Ocosia ramaraoi" (native)
* "Paracentropogon longispinis" (native) , Wispy waspfish
* "Pseudovespicula dracaena" (native) , Draco waspfish
* "Richardsonichthys leucogaster" (native) , Whiteface waspfish
* "Snyderina guentheri" (native) , Günther's waspfish
* "Tetraroge niger" (native)

Triglidae (Searobins)

* "Lepidotrigla bispinosa" (native) , Bullhorn gurnard
* "Lepidotrigla faurei" (native) , Scalybreast gurnard
* "Lepidotrigla longipinnis" (native)
* "Lepidotrigla omanensis" (native) , Oman gurnard
* "Pterygotrigla hemisticta" (native) , Blackspotted gurnard

Siluriformes

Amblycipitidae (Torrent catfishes)

* "Amblyceps laticeps" (native)
* "Amblyceps mangois" (native) Indian torrent catfish , Indian torrent catfish
* "Amblyceps tenuispinis" (native)
* "Amblyceps apangi" [Ng, Heok Hee (2005) "Amblyceps carinatum", a new species of hill stream catfish from Myanmar (TELEOSTEI: AMBLYCIPITIDAE). The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 53(2): 243-249]

Ariidae (Sea catfishes)

* "Arius arius" (native) Threadfin sea catfish , Threadfin sea catfish
* "Arius bilineatus" (native) , Bronze catfish
* "Arius caelatus" (native) Engraved catfish , Engraved catfish
* "Arius crossocheilos" (native) , Roughback sea catfish
* "Arius dussumieri" (native) , Blacktip sea catfish
* "Arius gagora" (native) Gagora catfish , Gagora catfish
* "Arius gagorides" (native)
* "Arius jella" (native) , Blackfin sea catfish
* "Arius macronotacanthus" (questionable)
* "Arius maculatus" (native) Spotted catfish , Spotted catfish
* "Arius nenga" (native)
* "Arius parvipinnis" (native)
* "Arius platystomus" (native) , Flatmouth sea catfish
* "Arius sagor" (native) Sagor catfish , Sagor catfish
* "Arius satparanus" (native)
* "Arius sona" (native) Sona sea-catfish , Sona sea catfish
* "Arius subrostratus" (native) , Shovelnose sea catfish
* "Arius sumatranus" (native) , Goat catfish
* "Arius tenuispinis" (native) Thinspine sea catfish , Thinspine sea catfish
* "Arius thalassinus" (native) , Giant seacatfish
* "Arius venosus" (native) , Veined catfish
* "Batrachocephalus mino" (native) Frog-headed catfish , Beardless sea catfish
* "Hemipimelodus jatius" (native) River catfish , River catfish
* "Ketengus typus" (native) , Bigmouth sea catfish
* "Osteogeneiosus militaris" (native) Soldier catfish , Soldier catfish

Bagridae (Bagrid catfishes)

* "Batasio batasio" (native) Tista batasio
* "Batasio merianiensis" (native)
* "Batasio sharavatiensis" (native)
* "Batasio tengana" (native) Assamese batasio
* "Batasio travancoria" (endemic) Malabar batasio
* "Hemibagrus maydelli" (endemic) Krishna mystus
* "Hemibagrus menoda" (native) Menoda catfish , Menoda catfish
* "Hemibagrus microphthalmus" (native) Irrawaddy mystus
* "Hemibagrus punctatus" (endemic) Nilgiri mystus
* "Horabagrus brachysoma" (endemic) Günther's catfish , Günther's catfish
* "Horabagrus nigricollaris" (endemic)
* "Mystus armatus" (native) Kerala mystus , Kerala mystus
* "Mystus bleekeri" (native) Day's mystus , Day's mystus
* "Mystus canarensis" (native)
* "Mystus cavasius" (native) Gangetic mystus , Gangetic mystus
* "Mystus gulio" (native) Long-whiskered catfish , Long whiskers catfish
* "Mystus keletius" (native) Keletius mystus
* "Mystus malabaricus" (endemic) Jerdon's mystus
* "Mystus montanus" (endemic) Wynaad mystus
* "Mystus oculatus" (endemic) Malabar mystus
* "Mystus tengara" (native) Tengara mystus
* "Mystus vittatus" (native) Striped dwarf catfish , Striped dwarf catfish
* "Pseudobagrus chryseus" (native)
* "Rama chandramara" (native) Asian cory
* "Rita chrysea" (endemic) Mahanadi rita
* "Rita gogra" (endemic) Gogra rita
* "Rita kuturnee" (endemic) Deccan rita
* "Rita macracanthus" (native)
* "Rita rita" (native) Rita , Rita
* "Sperata aor" (native) Long-whiskered catfish , Long-whiskered catfish
* "Sperata aorella" (native)
* "Sperata sarwari" (native)
* "Sperata seenghala" (native) Giant river-catfish , Giant river-catfish

Chacidae (Squarehead or angler catfish)

* "Chaca chaca" (native) Indian chaca , Squarehead catfish

Clariidae (Airbreathing catfishes)

* "Clarias batrachus" (native) Magur , Walking catfish
* "Clarias dayi" (endemic) Malabar clariid
* "Clarias dussumieri" (endemic) Valenciennes clariid
* "Clarias gariepinus" (introduced) , North African catfish
* "Horaglanis alikunhii" (native)
* "Horaglanis krishnai" (endemic) Indian blind catfish , Indian blind catfish

Erethistidae

* "Conta conta" (native) Conta catfish , Conta catfish
* "Conta pectinata" (native)
* "Erethistes pusillus" (native)
* "Erethistoides montana montana" (endemic)
* "Erethistoides montana pipri" (endemic)
* "Erethistoides sicula" (native)
* "Laguvia manipurensis" (native)
* "Pseudolaguvia foveolata" (native)
* "Pseudolaguvia kapuri" (endemic)
* "Pseudolaguvia ribeiroi" (native) , Painted catfish
* "Pseudolaguvia shawi" (native)

Heteropneustidae (Airsac catfishes)

* "Heteropneustes fossilis" (native) Stinging catfish , Stinging catfish
* "Heteropneustes longipectoralis" (native)
* "Heteropneustes microps" (native)

Olyridae (Longtail catfishes)

* "Olyra burmanica" (questionable) , Longtail catfish
* "Olyra horae" (native) Hora olyra
* "Olyra kempi" (native)
* "Olyra longicaudata" (native) Himalayan olyra

Pangasiidae (Shark catfishes)

* "Pangasius pangasius" (native) Pungas , Yellowtail catfish

Plotosidae (Eeltail catfishes)

* "Plotosus canius" (native) Canine catfish-eel , Gray eel-catfish
* "Plotosus limbatus" (native) Darkfin eel catfish , Darkfin eel catfish
* "Plotosus lineatus" (native) Striped eel catfish , Striped eel catfish

Schilbeidae (Schilbid catfishes)

* "Ailia coila" (native) Gangetic ailia , Gangetic ailia
* "Ailia punctata" (native) Jamuna ailia , Jamuna ailia
* "Clupisoma bastari" (endemic) Bastar garua
* "Clupisoma garua" (native) Guarchcha , Garua Bachcha
* "Clupisoma montana" (native) Kocha garua
* "Clupisoma prateri" (questionable) Burmese garua
* "Eutropiichthys goongwaree" (endemic)
* "Eutropiichthys murius" (native) Murius vacha
* "Eutropiichthys vacha" (native) Batchwa vacha
* "Neotropius khavalchor" (endemic) Khavalchor catfish , Khavalchor catfish
* "Proeutropiichthys taakree macropthalmos" (questionable) Burmese taakree
* "Proeutropiichthys taakree taakree" (endemic) Indian taakree
* "Pseudeutropius atherinoides" (native) Indian potasi , Indian potasi
* "Pseudeutropius buchanani" (native)
* "Pseudeutropius mitchelli" (endemic) Malabar patashi
* "Silonia childreni" (endemic) White catfish
* "Silonia silondia" (native) Silondia vacha , Silond catfish

Siluridae (Sheatfishes)

* "Ompok bimaculatus" (native) Indian butter-catfish , Butter catfish
* "Ompok goae" (native)
* "Ompok malabaricus" (endemic) Goan catfish , Goan catfish
* "Ompok pabda" (native) Pabdah catfish , Pabdah catfish
* "Ompok pabo" (native) Pabo catfish , Pabo catfish
* "Pterocryptis afghana" (native) Afghanistan silurus
* "Pterocryptis berdmorei" (questionable) Burmese silurus
* "Pterocryptis cochinchinensis" (questionable)
* "Pterocryptis gangelica" (native)
* "Pterocryptis indicus" (endemic)
* "Pterocryptis wynaadensis" (endemic) Malabar silurus
* "Silurus morehensis" (native) Ching ngaten
* "Wallago attu" (native) Boal , Wallago

Sisoridae (Sisorid catfishes)

* "Bagarius bagarius" (native) Gangetic goonch , Dwarf goonch
* "Bagarius yarrelli" (native) Goonch , Goonch
* "Euchiloglanis kishinouyei" (questionable)
* "Exostoma labiatum" (native)
* "Gagata cenia" (native) Indian gagata
* "Gagata gagata" (native)
* "Gagata itchkeea" (native) Deccan nangra
* "Gagata sexualis" (endemic)
* "Gagata youssoufi" (native)
* "Glyptosternon maculatum" (native)
* "Glyptosternon reticulatum" (native) , Turkestan catfish
* "Glyptothorax annandalei" (native)
* "Glyptothorax botius" (native)
* "Glyptothorax brevipinnis" (native)
* "Glyptothorax cavia" (native)
* "Glyptothorax coheni" (endemic)
* "Glyptothorax conirostre" (native)
* "Glyptothorax davissinghi" (native)
* "Glyptothorax dorsalis" (native)
* "Glyptothorax garhwali" (endemic)
* "Glyptothorax gracilis" (native)
* "Glyptothorax housei" (endemic)
* "Glyptothorax indicus" (native)
* "Glyptothorax kashmirensis" (native)
* "Glyptothorax lonah" (endemic)
* "Glyptothorax madraspatanum" (endemic)
* "Glyptothorax manipurensis" [Kosygin, L. and W. Vishwanath (2005) Validity and redescription of "Glyptothorax manipurensis" Menon and record of "G. sinense" (Regan) from India. J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 102(1):61-65]
* "Glyptothorax nelsoni" (endemic)
* "Glyptothorax pectinopterus" (native) , River cat
* "Glyptothorax platypogonides" (questionable)
* "Glyptothorax poonaensis" (endemic)
* "Glyptothorax punjabensis" (native)
* "Glyptothorax saisii" (endemic)
* "Glyptothorax sinensis" (native)
* "Glyptothorax stolickae" (native)
* "Glyptothorax striatus" (endemic)
* "Glyptothorax telchitta" (native)
* "Glyptothorax trewavasae" (endemic)
* "Glyptothorax trilineatus" (native) , Three-lined catfish
* "Glyptothorax ventrolineatus" ("sp. nov.") Chindwin basin. [Vishwanath, W and Linthoingambi I. 2005. A new Sisorid catfish of the genus "Glyptothorax" Blyth from Manipur, India. J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 102(2):201-203]
* "Gogangra viridescens" (native) Huddah nangra
* "Hara hara" (native) Kosi hara
* "Hara horai" (endemic) Terai hara
* "Hara jerdoni" (native) Sylhet hara
* "Hara serratus" (native)
* "Myersglanis jayarami" (native)
* "Nangra assamensis" (native)
* "Nangra carcharhinoides" (native)
* "Nangra nangra" (native) Kosi nangra
* "Nangra robusta" (questionable)
* "Parachiloglanis hodgarti" (native) , Torrent catfish
* "Pareuchiloglanis kamengensis" (native)
* "Pareuchiloglanis macrotrema" (native)
* "Pseudecheneis sulcata" (native) Sulcatus catfish , Sucker throat catfish
* "Sisor chennuah" (native)
* "Sisor rabdophorus" (native) Sisor catfish
* "Sisor rheophilus" (native)
* "Sisor torosus" (native)

Squaliformes

Centrophoridae

* "Centrophorus moluccensis" (native) , Smallfin gulper shark

Dalatiidae (Sleeper sharks)

* "Centroscyllium ornatum" (native) , Ornate dogfish
* "Centroscymnus crepidater" (native) , Longnose velvet dogfish

Echinorhinidae (Bramble sharks)

* "Echinorhinus brucus" (native) , Bramble shark

Stomiiformes

Gonostomatidae (Bristlemouths)

* "Cyclothone microdon" (native) , Veiled anglemouth
* "Cyclothone signata" (questionable) , Showy bristlemouth
* "Gonostoma elongatum" (native) , Elongated bristlemouth fish

Phosichthyidae (Lightfishes)

* "Vinciguerria lucetia" (questionable) , Panama lightfish

Sternoptychidae

* "Polyipnus spinosus" (questionable)

Stomiidae (Barbeled dragonfishes)

* "Chauliodus pammelas" (native)
* "Chauliodus sloani" (native) , Sloane's viperfish
* "Stomias affinis" (native) , Günther's boafish

Synbranchiformes

Chaudhuriidae

* "Chaudhuria caudata" (questionable) , Burmese spineless eel
* "Garo khajuriai" (endemic) Garo spineless eel , Garo spineless eel
* "Pillaia indica" (endemic) Hillstream spineless eel , Hillstream spineless eel

Mastacembelidae (Spiny eels)

* "Macrognathus aculeatus" (native) , Lesser spiny eel
* "Macrognathus aral" (native) One-stripe spinyeel , One-stripe spinyeel
* "Macrognathus caudiocellatus" (questionable)
* "Macrognathus guentheri" (endemic) Malabar spinyeel , Malabar spinyeel
* "Macrognathus malabaricus" (native)
* "Macrognathus morehensis" (native)
* "Macrognathus pancalus" (native) Striped spinyeel , Barred spiny eel
* "Mastacembelus armatus" (native) Baam , Zig-zag eel

Synbranchidae (Swamp-eels)

* "Monopterus albus" (native) Rice swampeel , Swamp eel
* "Monopterus cuchia" (native) Cuchia , Cuchia
* "Monopterus digressus" (native)
* "Monopterus eapeni" (endemic)
* "Monopterus fossorius" (endemic) Malabar swampeel , Malabar swampeel
* "Monopterus hodgarti" (endemic) Indian spaghetti-eel , Indian spaghetti-eel
* "Monopterus indicus" (endemic) Bombay swampeel , Bombay swampeel
* "Monopterus roseni" (native)
* "Ophisternon bengalense" (native) Bengal mudeel , Bengal eel

Syngnathiformes

Aulostomidae (Trumpetfishes)

* "Aulostomus chinensis" (native) , Chinese trumpetfish

Centriscidae (Snipefishes and shrimpfishes)

* "Centriscus scutatus" (native) , Grooved razor-fish

Fistulariidae (Cornetfishes)

* "Fistularia petimba" (native) , Red cornetfish

Solenostomidae (Ghost pipefishes)

* "Solenostomus cyanopterus" (native) , Ghost pipefish

Syngnathidae (Pipefishes and seahorses)

* "Bhanotia fasciolata" (native)
* "Choeroichthys brachysoma" (native) , Short-bodied pipefish
* "Choeroichthys sculptus" (native) , Sculptured pipefish
* "Corythoichthys intestinalis" (questionable) , Scribbled pipefish
* "Doryrhamphus excisus excisus" (native) , Bluestripe pipefish
* "Hippichthys cyanospilos" (native) , Blue-spotted pipefish
* "Hippichthys heptagonus" (native) , Belly pipefish
* "Hippichthys penicillus" (native) , Beady pipefish
* "Hippichthys spicifer" (native) Bellybarred pipefish , Bellybarred pipefish
* "Hippocampus fuscus" (questionable) Chilka seahorse , Sea pony
* "Hippocampus histrix" (native) , Thorny seahorse
* "Hippocampus kelloggi" (native) , Great seahorse
* "Hippocampus kuda" (native) , Spotted seahorse
* "Hippocampus trimaculatus" (native) , Longnose seahorse
* "Ichthyocampus carce" (native) Freshwater pipefish , Freshwater pipefish
* "Microphis brachyurus brachyurus" (native) Short-tailed pipefish , Short-tailed pipefish
* "Microphis cuncalus" (native) Crocodile-tooth pipefish , Crocodile-tooth pipefish
* "Microphis deocata" (native) Deocata pipefish , Deocata pipefish
* "Microphis insularis" (native) Andaman pipefish , Andaman pipefish
* "Phoxocampus belcheri" (native) , Rock pipefish
* "Syngnathoides biaculeatus" (native) , Alligator pipefish
* "Trachyrhamphus serratus" (native)

Tetraodontiformes

Balistidae (Triggerfishes)

* "Abalistes stellaris" (native) , Starry triggerfish
* "Balistapus undulatus" (native) , Orange-lined triggerfish
* "Balistes ellioti" (native)
* "Balistes rotundatus" (native)
* "Balistes vetula" (questionable) , Queen triggerfish
* "Balistoides conspicillum" (native) , Clown triggerfish
* "Balistoides viridescens" (native) , Titan triggerfish
* "Melichthys niger" (native) , Black triggerfish
* "Odonus niger" (native) , Redtoothed triggerfish
* "Pseudobalistes flavimarginatus" (native) , Yellowmargin triggerfish
* "Pseudobalistes fuscus" (native) , Yellow-spotted triggerfish
* "Rhinecanthus aculeatus" (native) , Blackbar triggerfish
* "Rhinecanthus rectangulus" (native) , Wedge-tail triggerfish
* "Sufflamen chrysopterum" (native) , Halfmoon triggerfish
* "Sufflamen fraenatum" (native) , Masked triggerfish

Diodontidae (Porcupinefishes (burrfishes))

* "Cyclichthys orbicularis" (native) , Birdbeak burrfish
* "Cyclichthys spilostylus" (native) , Spotbase burrfish
* "Diodon holocanthus" (native) Bloched porcupine fish , Long-spine porcupinefish
* "Diodon hystrix" (native) Spotted porcupine fish , Spot-fin porcupinefish
* "Lophodiodon calori" (native) , Four-bar porcupinefish

Molidae (Molas or Ocean Sunfishes)

* "Mola mola" (native) , Ocean sunfish

Monacanthidae (Filefishes)

* "Acreichthys tomentosus" (native) , Bristle-tail file-fish
* "Aluterus monoceros" (native) , Unicorn leatherjacket
* "Aluterus scriptus" (native) , Scrawled filefish
* "Anacanthus barbatus" (native) , Bearded leatherjacket
* "Cantherhines sandwichiensis" (questionable) , Sandwich isle file
* "Lalmohania velutina" (native)
* "Oxymonacanthus longirostris" (native) , Harlequin filefish
* "Paraluteres prionurus" (native) , Blacksaddle filefish
* "Paramonacanthus choirocephalus" (questionable) Pig faced leather jacket , Pig faced leather jacket
* "Paramonacanthus japonicus" (native) , Hairfinned leatherjacket
* "Paramonacanthus oblongus" (native) , Hair-finned filefish
* "Paramonacanthus tricuspis" (native)
* "Thamnaconus modestoides" (native) , Modest filefish

Ostraciidae (Boxfishes)

* "Lactoria cornuta" (native) , Longhorn cowfish
* "Ostracion cubicus" (native) , Yellow boxfish
* "Ostracion meleagris" (native) , Whitespotted boxfish
* "Ostracion nasus" (native) , Shortnose boxfish
* "Tetrosomus gibbosus" (native) , Humpback turretfish

Tetraodontidae (Puffers)

* "Arothron hispidus" (native) White spotted blow fish , White-spotted puffer
* "Arothron immaculatus" (native) Immaculate blow fish , Immaculate puffer
* "Arothron leopardus" (native) Banded leopardblowfish , Banded leopardblowfish
* "Arothron meleagris" (native) , Guineafowl puffer
* "Arothron nigropunctatus" (native) Black spotted blow fish , Blackspotted puffer
* "Arothron reticularis" (native) Reticulated blowfish , Reticulated pufferfish
* "Arothron stellatus" (native) Star blaasop , Starry toadfish
* "Canthigaster amboinensis" (native) , Spider-eye puffer
* "Canthigaster bennetti" (native) , Bennett's sharpnose puffer
* "Canthigaster coronata" (native) , Crowned puffer
* "Canthigaster margaritata" (native)
* "Carinotetraodon imitator" (endemic)
* "Carinotetraodon travancoricus" (endemic) Malabar pufferfish , Malabar pufferfish
* "Chelonodon patoca" (native) Gangetic pufferfish , Milkspotted puffer
* "Lagocephalus guentheri" (native) , Diamondback puffer
* "Lagocephalus inermis" (native) Smooth-backed blowfish , Smooth blaasop
* "Lagocephalus lagocephalus lagocephalus" (native) , Oceanic puffer
* "Lagocephalus lunaris" (native) Moontail blaasop , Green rough-backed puffer
* "Lagocephalus spadiceus" (native) Chinese blaasop , Half-smooth golden pufferfish
* "Takifugu oblongus" (native) Lattice blaasop , Lattice blaasop
* "Tetraodon cutcutia" (native) Ocellated pufferfish , Ocellated pufferfish
* "Tetraodon fluviatilis" (native) Green pufferfish , Green pufferfish
* "Tetraodon nigroviridis" (native) Burmese pufferfish , Spotted green pufferfish
* "Torquigener hypselogeneion" (native) , Orange-spotted toadfish
* "Tylerius spinosissimus" (native) , Spiny blaasop

Triacanthidae (Triplespines)

* "Pseudotriacanthus strigilifer" (native) Long spined tripod fish , Long-spined tripodfish
* "Triacanthus biaculeatus" (native) Short-nosed tripodfish , Short-nosed tripodfish
* "Triacanthus nieuhofii" (native) , Silver tripodfish
* "Tripodichthys oxycephalus" (native) , Short-tail tripodfish

Triacanthodidae (Spikefishes)

* "Macrorhamphosodes platycheilus" (native) , Trumpetsnout spikefish
* "Triacanthodes ethiops" (native) , Shortsnout spikefish

Torpediniformes

Narcinidae (Numbfishes)

* "Benthobatis moresbyi" (native) , Dark blind ray
* "Heteronarce prabhui" (native) , Quilon electric ray
* "Narcine brunnea" (native) , Brown numbfish
* "Narcine indica" (questionable) , Largespotted numbfish
* "Narcine lingula" (native) , Chinese numbfish
* "Narcine prodorsalis" (questionable) , Tonkin numbfish
* "Narcine timlei" (native) , Blackspotted numbfish
* "Narke dipterygia" (native) , Spottail sleeper ray

Torpedinidae (Electric rays)

* "Torpedo fuscomaculata" (questionable) , Black-spotted torpedo
* "Torpedo panthera" (native) , Panther electric ray
* "Torpedo sinuspersici" (native) , Marbled electric ray

Zeiformes

Caproidae (Boarfishes)

* "Antigonia indica" (native)
* "Antigonia rubescens" (questionable) , Indo-Pacific boarfish

Parazenidae (Parazen)

* "Cyttopsis rosea" (native) , Rosy dory

Zeidae (Dories)

* "Zenopsis conchifera" (native) , Silvery John dory
* "Zenopsis nebulosa" (native) , Mirror dory

References

ee also

* Wildlife of India
* List of fishes of Pune district


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