List of Marine Fishes reported from Falkland Islands (Malvinas)
n = 89
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Table 1: 88 species currently present in the country/island (endemic, native, introduced, reintroduced);
Table 2: 1 species possibly present in the country/island (stray, questionable);
Table 3: 0 species demonstrated to be absent in the country/island (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: 89 species reported from the country/island altogether.
Table 1: 88 species currently present in the country/island.
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Order Family Species Occurrence FishBase name Name
Pleuronectiformes Achiropsettidae Achiropsetta tricholepisnative Prickly flounder  
Scorpaeniformes Agonidae Agonopsis asperoculisnative   
Scorpaeniformes Agonidae Agonopsis chiloensisnative Snailfish  
Beryciformes Anoplogastridae Anoplogaster cornutanative Common fangtooth  
Gadiformes Moridae Antimora rostratanative Blue antimora  
Aulopiformes Paralepididae Arctozenus rissonative Spotted barracudina  
Stomiiformes Sternoptychidae Argyropelecus hemigymnusnative Half-naked hatchetfish  
Perciformes Zoarcidae Austrolycus depressicepsnative   
Scorpaeniformes Bathylutichthyidae Bathylutichthys taranetzinative   
Rajiformes Arhynchobatidae Bathyraja albomaculatanative White-dotted skate  
Rajiformes Arhynchobatidae Bathyraja brachyuropsnative Broadnose skate  
Rajiformes Arhynchobatidae Bathyraja griseocaudanative Graytail skate  
Rajiformes Arhynchobatidae Bathyraja multispinisnative Multispine skate  
Chimaeriformes Callorhinchidae Callorhinchus callorynchusnative Plownose chimaera  
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Careproctus aculeolatusnative Small-spine snailfish  
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Careproctus armatusnative   
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Careproctus aureomarginatusnative Marginate snailfish  
Ophidiiformes Bythitidae Cataetyx messierinative   
Squaliformes Etmopteridae Centroscyllium granulatumnative Granular dogfish  
Lophiiformes Ceratiidae Ceratias tentaculatusnative Southern seadevil  
Lamniformes Cetorhinidae Cetorhinus maximusnative Basking shark  
Perciformes Channichthyidae Champsocephalus esoxnative Pike icefish Pike 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coelorinchus fasciatusnative Banded whiptail  
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coelorinchus kaiyomarunative Campbell whiptail  
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coelorinchus mariniinative Marini's grenadier  
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coryphaenoides subserrulatusnative Longrayed whiptail  
Perciformes Bovichtidae Cottoperca gobionative Channel bull blenny  
Scorpaeniformes Psychrolutidae Cottunculus granulosusnative Fathead  
Perciformes Zoarcidae Crossostomus fasciatusnative   
Perciformes Nototheniidae Dissostichus eleginoidesnative Patagonian toothfish  
Ophidiiformes Carapidae Echiodon cryomargaritesnative Messmate  
Perciformes Eleginopsidae Eleginops maclovinusnative Patagonian blennie  
Squaliformes Etmopteridae Etmopterus granulosusnative Southern lanternshark  
Osmeriformes Galaxiidae Galaxias plateinative   
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Genypterus blacodesnative Pink cusk-eel  
Petromyzontiformes Geotriidae Geotria australisnative Pouched lamprey  
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Gymnoscopelus fraserinative Fraser’s lanternfish  
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Gymnoscopelus nicholsinative Nichol's lanternfish  
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Gymnoscopelus opisthopterusnative   
Gadiformes Moridae Halargyreus johnsoniinative Slender codling  
Perciformes Harpagiferidae Harpagifer bispinisnative Magellan plunderfish  
Perciformes Harpagiferidae Harpagifer palliolatusendemic Crested spiny plunderfish  
Perciformes Priacanthidae Heteropriacanthus cruentatusnative Glasseye  
Lophiiformes Himantolophidae Himantolophus appeliinative Prickly footballfish  
Perciformes Centrolophidae Icichthys australisnative Southern driftfish  
Perciformes Zoarcidae Iluocoetes fimbriatusnative   
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Krefftichthys anderssoninative Rhombic lanternfish  
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Lampanyctus macdonaldinative Rakery beaconlamp  
Gadiformes Moridae Lepidion ensiferusnative Patagonian codling  
Perciformes Zoarcidae Letholycus microphthalmusnative   
Perciformes Lobotidae Lobotes surinamensisnative Tripletail  
Perciformes Zoarcidae Lycodonus malvinensisnative   
Gadiformes Macrouridae Macrourus carinatusnative Ridge scaled rattail  
Gadiformes Macrouridae Macrourus holotrachysnative Bigeye grenadier  
Gadiformes Macrouridae Macrourus whitsoninative Whitson's grenadier  
Pleuronectiformes Achiropsettidae Mancopsetta maculatanative Antarctic armless flounder  
Perciformes Zoarcidae Maynea punctanative   
Gadiformes Merlucciidae Merluccius hubbsinative Argentine hake  
Gadiformes Gadidae Micromesistius australisnative Southern blue whiting  
Gadiformes Muraenolepididae Muraenolepis orangiensisnative Patagonian moray cod  
Myxiniformes Myxinidae Myxine fernholminative   
Myxiniformes Myxinidae Myxine knappinative   
Pleuronectiformes Achiropsettidae Neoachiropsetta milfordinative Finless flounder  
Gadiformes Moridae Notophycis marginatanative Dwarf codling  
Perciformes Nototheniidae Notothenia trigrammanative   
Atheriniformes Atherinopsidae Odontesthes nigricansnative   
Perciformes Zoarcidae Oidiphorus brevisnative   
Perciformes Gempylidae Paradiplospinus antarcticusnative Antarctic escolar  
Pleuronectiformes Paralichthyidae Paralichthys brasiliensisnative Brazilian flounder  
Perciformes Nototheniidae Paranotothenia magellanicanative Magellanic rockcod  
Perciformes Nototheniidae Patagonotothen brevicauda brevicaudanative Patagonian rockcod  
Perciformes Nototheniidae Patagonotothen cornucolanative   
Perciformes Nototheniidae Patagonotothen guntherinative Yellowfin notothen  
Perciformes Nototheniidae Patagonotothen simanative   
Perciformes Nototheniidae Patagonotothen tessellatanative Black southern cod  
Perciformes Nototheniidae Patagonotothen wiltoninative   
Perciformes Zoarcidae Phucocoetes latitansnative   
Zeiformes Oreosomatidae Pseudocyttus maculatusnative Smooth oreo dory  
Scorpaeniformes Psychrolutidae Psychrolutes marmoratusnative   
Gadiformes Moridae Salilota australisnative Tadpole codling  
Scorpaeniformes Sebastidae Sebastes oculatusnative Patagonian redfish  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Sprattus fuegensisnative Falkland sprat  
Squaliformes Squalidae Squalus acanthiasnative Picked dogfish  
Perciformes Stromateidae Stromateus brasiliensisnative Southwest Atlantic butterfish  
Perciformes Gempylidae Thyrsites atunnative Snoek  
Pleuronectiformes Paralichthyidae Thysanopsetta naresinative   
Pleuronectiformes Paralichthyidae Xystreurys rasilenative   
Rajiformes Rajidae Zearaja chilensisnative Yellownose skate  
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