All fishes reported from Iran (Islamic Republic of)
n = 702 (Incomplete)
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Table 1: 675 species currently present in the country/island (endemic, native, introduced, reintroduced);
Table 2: 21 species possibly present in the country/island (stray, questionable);
Table 3: 6 species demonstrated to be absent in the country/island (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: 702 species reported from the country/island altogether.
Table 1: 675 species currently present in the country/island.
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Order Family Species Occurrence FishBase name Name
Tetraodontiformes Balistidae Abalistes stellarisnative Starry triggerfish  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Abramis bramanative Freshwater bream Mahi-ye Sim 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Acanthobrama marmidnative Tigris bream Kalashpa 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Acanthobrama microlepisnative Blackbrow bleak Morvaridmahi-e-labnazok 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Acanthobrama persidisendemic   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Acanthobrama urmianusnative   
Perciformes Cepolidae Acanthocepola abbreviatanative Bandfish Navar-mahi 
Perciformes Sparidae Acanthopagrus arabicusnative Arabian yellowfin seabream  
Perciformes Sparidae Acanthopagrus berdanative Goldsilk seabream  
Perciformes Sparidae Acanthopagrus bifasciatusnative Twobar seabream  
Perciformes Acanthuridae Acanthurus blochiinative Ringtail surgeonfish Jarrah-mahi-e-ghahvahei 
Perciformes Acanthuridae Acanthurus sohalnative Sohal surgeonfish  
Perciformes Gobiidae Acentrogobius dayinative Day's goby  
Acipenseriformes Acipenseridae Acipenser gueldenstaedtiinative Danube sturgeon Chalbash 
Acipenseriformes Acipenseridae Acipenser nudiventrisnative Fringebarbel sturgeon Mahi-e Kaviar 
Acipenseriformes Acipenseridae Acipenser persicusnative Persian sturgeon Kara Burun 
Acipenseriformes Acipenseridae Acipenser ruthenusnative Sterlet sturgeon استرلياد 
Acipenseriformes Acipenseridae Acipenser stellatusnative Starry sturgeon Darakul 
Rhinopristiformes Rhinobatidae Acroteriobatus salalahnative Salalah guitarfish  
Perciformes Serranidae Aethaloperca rogaanative Redmouth grouper Hamoor-e-siah 
Myliobatiformes Aetobatidae Aetobatus narinarinative Whitespotted eagle ray Ramak-e-khaldar 
Myliobatiformes Myliobatidae Aetomylaeus maculatusnative Mottled eagle ray Ramak-e-mokhattat 
Myliobatiformes Myliobatidae Aetomylaeus nichofiinative Banded eagle ray Ramak-e-khatkamani 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnoides bipunctatusnative Schneider Shebhe Zury 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnoides coadinative Coad's riffle minnow Mahi-e-Khayate-ye-Coad 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnoides eichwaldiinative Kura chub  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnoides holcikinative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnoides idignensisnative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnoides namakinative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnoides nicolausinative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnoides parhaminative Parham's riffle minnow Mahi-e-Khayate-ye-Parham 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnoides petrubanarescuinative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnoides qanatinative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnoides samiiinative Samii's riffle minnow Mahi-e-Khayate-ye-Samii 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnoides tabarestanensisnative Tabarestan riffle minnow Mahi-e-Khayate-ye-Tabarestan 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnoides taeniatusnative Striped bystranka  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus alburnusnative Bleak Kuli Irani 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus amirkabirinative Amirkabir's bleak Mahi-e-Kuli-ye-Amirkabir 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus atropatenaeendemic   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus caeruleusnative Tigris bleak  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus chalcoidesnative Danube bleak Shah Mahi 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus doriaenative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus filippiinative Kura bleak Kuli Kura 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus heckelinative Hazar bleak  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus hohenackerinative North Caucasian bleak  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus mossulensisnative Mossul bleak Shah Kuli Jonubi 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Alburnus zagrosensisnative   
Perciformes Carangidae Alectis ciliarisnative African pompano  
Perciformes Carangidae Alectis indicanative Indian threadfish Moghavva goozh-posht 
Perciformes Carangidae Alepes djedabanative Shrimp scad Gish-e-maygooii 
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