All fishes reported from Desventuradas Islands
n = 52 (Incomplete)
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Table 1: 44 species currently present in the country/island (endemic, native, introduced, reintroduced);
Table 2: 4 species possibly present in the country/island (stray, questionable);
Table 3: 4 species demonstrated to be absent in the country/island (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: 52 species reported from the country/island altogether.
Table 1: 44 species currently present in the country/island.
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Order Family Species Occurrence FishBase name Name
Perciformes Chaetodontidae Amphichaetodon melbaenative Narrow-barred butterflyfish  
Lophiiformes Antennariidae Antennatus coccineusnative Scarlet frogfish  
Lophiiformes Antennariidae Antennatus sanguineusnative Bloody frogfish  
Pleuronectiformes Bothidae Arnoglossus coeruleostictanative   
Pleuronectiformes Soleidae Aseraggodes bahamondeinative South Pacific sole  
Perciformes Callanthiidae Callanthias plateinative   
Perciformes Serranidae Caprodon longimanusnative Pink maomao  
Beloniformes Exocoetidae Cheilopogon spilonotopterusnative Stained flyingfish  
Perciformes Chironemidae Chironemus bicornisnative   
Perciformes Pomacentridae Chromis meridianaendemic   
Syngnathiformes Syngnathidae Cosmocampus heraldinative   
Perciformes Blenniidae Entomacrodus chapmaninative Chapman's blenny  
Perciformes Kyphosidae Girella albostriatanative   
Gonorynchiformes Gonorynchidae Gonorynchus greyinative   
Anguilliformes Muraenidae Gymnothorax australicolanative South Pacific moray  
Anguilliformes Muraenidae Gymnothorax bathyphilusnative Deep-dwelling moray  
Anguilliformes Muraenidae Gymnothorax porphyreusnative Lowfin moray  
Perciformes Serranidae Hypoplectrodes semicinctumnative   
Gadiformes Moridae Lotella fernandeziananative   
Syngnathiformes Centriscidae Macroramphosus gracilisnative Slender snipefish  
Syngnathiformes Centriscidae Macroramphosus scolopaxnative Longspine snipefish  
Perciformes Labridae Malapterus reticulatusnative   
Scorpaeniformes Neosebastidae Maxillicosta reticulatanative   
Beryciformes Monocentridae Monocentris reedinative Pinecone fish  
Perciformes Cheilodactylidae Nemadactylus gayinative   
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Ophidion metoecusnative   
Pleuronectiformes Paralichthyidae Paralichthys fernandezianusnative   
Beryciformes Trachichthyidae Paratrachichthys fernandezianusnative Chilean sandpaperfish  
Perciformes Gobiidae Paratrimma urospilaendemic   
Gadiformes Moridae Physiculus longicavisnative   
Perciformes Serranidae Plectranthias exsulnative   
Perciformes Polyprionidae Polyprion oxygeneiosnative Hapuku wreckfish  
Perciformes Carangidae Pseudocaranx chilensisnative Juan Fernandez trevally  
Perciformes Labridae Pseudolabrus gayinative   
Perciformes Blenniidae Scartichthys variolatusnative   
Anguilliformes Ophichthidae Scolecenchelys chilensisnative Chilean worm eel  
Anguilliformes Ophichthidae Scolecenchelys profundorumnative Deepwater worm eel  
Scorpaeniformes Scorpaenidae Scorpaena fernandeziananative   
Scorpaeniformes Scorpaenidae Scorpaena thomsoninative   
Scorpaeniformes Scorpaenidae Scorpaenodes englertinative Englert's scorpionfish  
Perciformes Kyphosidae Scorpis chilensisnative   
Perciformes Carangidae Seriola lalandinative Yellowtail amberjack  
Squaliformes Squalidae Squalus mitsukuriinative Shortspine spurdog  
Perciformes Sciaenidae Umbrina reedinative   
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