All fishes reported from Iran (Islamic Republic of)
n = 699 (Incomplete)
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Table 1: 672 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: 699 species reported from the country/island altogether.
Table 1: 672 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 Myliobatidae Aetobatus narinarinative Spotted 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 
Perciformes Carangidae Alepes kleiniinative Razorbelly scad Gish-e-riz 
Perciformes Carangidae Alepes melanopteranative Blackfin scad Gish-e-balleh-syah 
Perciformes Carangidae Alepes varinative Herring scad  
Lamniformes Alopiidae Alopias pelagicusnative Pelagic thresher Kooseh-e-derazdom 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Alosa braschnikowinative Caspian marine shad Shagmahi 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Alosa caspianative Caspian shad شاه ماهي 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Alosa immaculatanative Pontic shad Posht Siah 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Alosa kesslerinative Caspian anadromous shad Shagmahi-e-moohajer 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Alosa saposchnikowiinative Saposhnikovi shad Shagmahi-e-cheshm dorosht 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Alosa sphaerocephalanative Agrakhan shad Shag Mahi Agrakhan 
Perciformes Blenniidae Alticus kirkiinative Kirk's blenny  
Tetraodontiformes Monacanthidae Aluterus monocerosnative Unicorn leatherjacket filefish Takshakh-mahi-e-khakestari 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Amblygaster leiogasternative Smoothbelly sardinella  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Amblygaster sirmnative Spotted sardinella  
Siluriformes Ictaluridae Ameiurus nebulosusintroduced Brown bullhead  
Perciformes Gobiidae Anatirostrum profundorumnative Duckbill pugolovka Gav Mahi Nokhardkeh 
Anguilliformes Anguillidae Anguilla anguillaintroduced European eel Mar Mahi Ma'muli 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Anodontostoma chacundanative Chacunda gizzard shad Govaf-e-koochak 
Perciformes Blenniidae Antennablennius adenensisnative Aden blenny  
Perciformes Blenniidae Antennablennius variopunctatusnative Orangedotted blenny  
Lophiiformes Antennariidae Antennatus nummifernative Spotfin frogfish  
Cyprinodontiformes Cyprinodontidae Aphanius arakensisnative Arak tooth-carp Kapour-e-dandandar-e-Arak. 
Cyprinodontiformes Cyprinodontidae Aphanius asquamatusnative Scaleless killifish آفانيوس 
Cyprinodontiformes Cyprinodontidae Aphanius darabensisnative  Kol tooth-carp 
Cyprinodontiformes Cyprinodontidae Aphanius disparnative Arabian pupfish آفانيوس 
Cyprinodontiformes Cyprinodontidae Aphanius farsicusendemic Farsi tooth-carp Kapour -e- dandandar-e-Farsi 
Cyprinodontiformes Cyprinodontidae Aphanius furcatusnative  Iranian scaleless tooth-carp 
Cyprinodontiformes Cyprinodontidae Aphanius ginaonisendemic  Kopur Rndandar Genu 
Cyprinodontiformes Cyprinodontidae Aphanius isfahanensisnative  Kapourdandan-e Isfahan 
Cyprinodontiformes Cyprinodontidae Aphanius kavirensisnative  Kavir tooth-carp 
Cyprinodontiformes Cyprinodontidae Aphanius mentonative Pearl-spotted killifish Kopur Rndandar Irani 
Cyprinodontiformes Cyprinodontidae Aphanius mesopotamicusnative Mesopotamian tooth-carp Mesopotamian tooth-carp 
Cyprinodontiformes Cyprinodontidae Aphanius pluristriatusnative   
Cyprinodontiformes Cyprinodontidae Aphanius punctatusnative   
Cyprinodontiformes Cyprinodontidae Aphanius shirininative  Khosroshirin tooth-carp 
Cyprinodontiformes Cyprinodontidae Aphanius sophiaenative  Kopur Rndandar Sufieh 
Cyprinodontiformes Cyprinodontidae Aphanius vladykoviendemic  Mahi Prchmeh 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Aphareus furcanative Small toothed jobfish  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Aphareus rutilansnative Rusty jobfish  
Scorpaeniformes Apistidae Apistus carinatusnative Ocellated waspfish Zanboor-mahi-e-khal-chashmi 
Perciformes Apogonidae Apogonichthyoides nigripinnisnative Bullseye Dahanlaneh-e-Khaldar 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Aprion virescensnative Green jobfish  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Arabibarbus grypusnative Shabout Rumi 
Perciformes Apogonidae Archamia bleekerinative Gon's cardinalfish  
Perciformes Sparidae Argyrops spinifernative King soldier bream Kupar 
Tetraodontiformes Tetraodontidae Arothron stellatusnative Stellate puffer Badkonak-mahi-e-ghahvahei 
Atheriniformes Atherinidae Atherina boyerinative Big-scale sand smelt Atrinka 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Atrobucca nibenative Blackmouth croaker  
Perciformes Carangidae Atropus atroposnative Cleftbelly trevally Gish-e-shekam shyary 
Perciformes Carangidae Atule matenative Yellowtail scad Gish-e-goosh-syah 
Perciformes Leiognathidae Aurigequula fasciatanative Striped ponyfish  
Perciformes Scombridae Auxis rocheinative Bullet tuna  
Perciformes Scombridae Auxis thazardnative Frigate tuna Batch-e-zardeh 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Ballerus sapanative White-eye bream Mahi Sim Kondpuzh 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Bangana deronative Kalabans  
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Barbatula farsicanative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Barbus ciscaucasicusnative Terek barbel سس ماهي قفقازي 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Barbus cyrinative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Barbus karunensisnative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Barbus lacertanative Kura barbel Bellizem 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Barbus miliarisnative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Barilius mesopotamicusnative Mesopotamian minnow  
Perciformes Gobiidae Benthophiloides braunerinative   
Perciformes Gobiidae Benthophiloides turcomanusnative   
Perciformes Gobiidae Benthophilus baerinative Baer pugolovka Gav Mahi Baer 
Perciformes Gobiidae Benthophilus ctenolepidusnative  Gav Mahi Shfaf 
Perciformes Gobiidae Benthophilus granulosusnative Granular pugolovka  
Perciformes Gobiidae Benthophilus grimminative   
Perciformes Gobiidae Benthophilus leobergiusnative Caspian stellate tadpole-goby  
Perciformes Gobiidae Benthophilus leptocephalusnative   
Perciformes Gobiidae Benthophilus leptorhynchusnative Short-snout pugolovka  
Perciformes Gobiidae Benthophilus macrocephalusnative Caspian tadpole goby Gav Mahi Vzgheh 
Perciformes Gobiidae Benthophilus magistrinative Azov tadpole goby Gav Mahi Lenkoran 
Perciformes Gobiidae Benthophilus mahmudbejovinative Small-spine tadpole-goby  
Perciformes Gobiidae Benthophilus spinosusnative Spiny pugolovka  
Perciformes Gobiidae Benthophilus stellatusnative Stellate tadpole-goby Gav Mahi Khtri 
Perciformes Gobiidae Benthophilus svetovidovinative   
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Benthosema pterotumnative Skinnycheek lanternfish  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Blicca bjoerknanative White bream Seamparak 
Perciformes Gobiidae Boleophthalmus dussumierinative  Eshlambo 
Pleuronectiformes Soleidae Brachirus orientalisnative Oriental sole Kafshak-e-gerd 
Myliobatiformes Dasyatidae Brevitrygon walganative Scaly whipray Pow-e-dokhar 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Brotula multibarbatanative Goatsbeard brotula  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Cabdio morarnative Morari  
Perciformes Caesionidae Caesio lunarisnative Lunar fusilier  
Perciformes Caesionidae Caesio varilineatanative Variable-lined fusilier  
Perciformes Callionymidae Callionymus margaretaenative Margaret's dragonet  
Perciformes Callionymidae Callionymus persicusnative Persian dragonet  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Capoeta aculeatanative  Siah Mahi 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Capoeta barroisinative Tigris barb Siah Mahi Dasht-e Arzhani 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Capoeta buhseiendemic  Mahi Sibeli 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Capoeta capoetanative Seven khramulya Siah Mahi 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Capoeta coadinative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Capoeta damascinanative Mesopotamian barb Gel Khorok 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Capoeta ferdowsiinative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Capoeta fuscanative  Siah Mahi 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Capoeta gracilisnative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Capoeta mandicanative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Capoeta pyragyinative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Capoeta raziinative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Capoeta saadiinative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Capoeta shajarianinative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Capoeta truttanative  Touyeni 
Perciformes Carangidae Carangoides armatusnative Longfin trevally Gish-e-deraz baleh 
Perciformes Carangidae Carangoides bajadnative Orangespotted trevally  
Perciformes Carangidae Carangoides chrysophrysnative Longnose trevally Gish-e-balafshan 
Perciformes Carangidae Carangoides coeruleopinnatusnative Coastal trevally Gish-e-darakhshan 
Perciformes Carangidae Carangoides equulanative Whitefin trevally  
Perciformes Carangidae Carangoides ferdaunative Blue trevally  
Perciformes Carangidae Carangoides fulvoguttatusnative Yellowspotted trevally  
Perciformes Carangidae Carangoides gymnostethusnative Bludger  
Perciformes Carangidae Carangoides malabaricusnative Malabar trevally Gish-e-khalsefid 
Perciformes Carangidae Carangoides praeustusnative Brownback trevally  
Perciformes Carangidae Carangoides talamparoidesnative Imposter trevally Gish-e-pahn 
Perciformes Carangidae Caranx heberinative Blacktip trevally Poroo domsyah 
Perciformes Carangidae Caranx ignobilisnative Giant trevally Gish-e-bozorg 
Perciformes Carangidae Caranx sexfasciatusnative Bigeye trevally Poroo-e-chashmdorosht 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Carasobarbus kosswiginative Kosswig’s barb Abu Henesh 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Carasobarbus luteusnative Yellow barbell Himri 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Carasobarbus sublimusendemic  سس ماهي 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Carassius auratusintroduced Goldfish Mahi-e-hoz 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Carassius carassiusintroduced Crucian carp ماهي حوض 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus dussumierinative Whitecheek shark Kooseh-e-chaneh-e-sefid 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus leucasnative Bull shark Kooseh 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus limbatusnative Blacktip shark  
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus maclotinative Hardnose shark Kooseh-e-noktiz 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus melanopterusnative Blacktip reef shark  
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus plumbeusnative Sandbar shark  
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus sorrahnative Spot-tail shark Kooseh-e-baleh-syah 
Petromyzontiformes Petromyzontidae Caspiomyzon wagnerinative Caspian lamprey Mahi Dahangerd Daryacheh-ye Khazar 
Syngnathiformes Centriscidae Centriscus scutatusnative Grooved razor-fish Maygoo-mahi 
Perciformes Serranidae Cephalopholis hemistiktosnative Yellowfin hind Saman-e-ajori 
Carcharhiniformes Hemigaleidae Chaenogaleus macrostomanative Hooktooth shark Kooseh-e-ghollab-dandan 
Perciformes Channidae Channa gachuanative  Mahi Sar Mary 
Perciformes Channidae Channa orientalisnative Walking snakehead  
Gonorynchiformes Chanidae Chanos chanosnative Milkfish Khameh Mahi 
Perciformes Labridae Cheilinus lunulatusnative Broomtail wrasse Zomorrod-mahi-e-domjaroobi 
Perciformes Sparidae Cheimerius nufarnative Santer seabream  
Mugiliformes Mugilidae Chelon auratusintroduced Golden grey mullet Kefal Talaee 
Mugiliformes Mugilidae Chelon saliensintroduced Leaping mullet Kefal-e Saliens 
Tetraodontiformes Tetraodontidae Chelonodon patocanative Milkspotted puffer Badkonak-mahi-e-zeytooni 
Orectolobiformes Hemiscylliidae Chiloscyllium arabicumnative Arabian carpetshark Gorbeh-kooseh-e-arabi 
Orectolobiformes Hemiscylliidae Chiloscyllium griseumnative Grey bambooshark  
Orectolobiformes Hemiscylliidae Chiloscyllium indicumnative Slender bambooshark  
Orectolobiformes Hemiscylliidae Chiloscyllium punctatumnative Brownbanded bambooshark Gorbeh-kooseh-e-lakkedar 
Clupeiformes Chirocentridae Chirocentrus dorabnative Dorab wolf-herring  
Clupeiformes Chirocentridae Chirocentrus nudusnative Whitefin wolf-herring Kharoo baleh-sefid 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Chondrostoma cyrinative Kura nase Shekamsiah-e-Aras 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Chondrostoma esmaeiliinative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Chondrostoma orientalenative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Chondrostoma oxyrhynchumnative Terek nase  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Chondrostoma regiumnative Brond-snout Heif-e Noon 
Perciformes Pomacentridae Chrysiptera unimaculatanative Onespot demoiselle  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Clupeonella caspianative Caspian tyulka Kilka-e-maamooli 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Clupeonella cultriventrisnative Black and Caspian Sea sprat Kilka-ye Ma'muli 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Clupeonella engrauliformisnative Anchovy sprat Rizeh Keraye 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Clupeonella grimminative Southern Caspian sprat Kilka-ye Cheshm Dorosht 
Cypriniformes Cobitidae Cobitis avicennaenative Zagros spined loach Loach-e-khardare-e-Zagros 
Cypriniformes Cobitidae Cobitis elazigensisnative Tigris spined loach سگ ماهي 
Cypriniformes Cobitidae Cobitis faridpakinative   
Cypriniformes Cobitidae Cobitis keyvaninative  Loch 
Cypriniformes Cobitidae Cobitis lineaendemic  سگ ماهي 
Cypriniformes Cobitidae Cobitis taenianative Spined loach Sagmahi-e-jooibari 
Cypriniformes Cobitidae Cobitis turcicanative Turkish spined loach سگ ماهي 
Batrachoidiformes Batrachoididae Colletteichthys occidentalisnative Arabian toadfish  
Anguilliformes Muraenesocidae Congresox talabonnative Yellow pike conger Mar-mahi-e-zard 
Perciformes Cichlidae Coptodon zilliiintroduced Redbelly tilapia تيلاپيا 
Salmoniformes Salmonidae Coregonus lavaretusintroduced European whitefish Koregon 
Perciformes Gobiidae Coryogalops adamsoninative Adamson's goby  
Perciformes Coryphaenidae Coryphaena hippurusnative Common dolphinfish Galit-e-maamooli 
Perciformes Sparidae Crenidens crenidensnative Karanteen seabream Sim-e-dandan-noma 
Perciformes Sparidae Crenidens indicusnative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Crossocheilus diplochilusnative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Crossocheilus latiusnative Stone roller  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Ctenopharyngodon idellaintroduced Grass carp Amoor 
Tetraodontiformes Diodontidae Cyclichthys orbicularisnative Birdbeak burrfish Kharposht-mahi-e-Lab-menghari 
Pleuronectiformes Cynoglossidae Cynoglossus arelnative Largescale tonguesole Zabangavi-e-doroshtpoolak 
Pleuronectiformes Cynoglossidae Cynoglossus bilineatusnative Fourlined tonguesole Zabangavi-e-chaharkhat 
Pleuronectiformes Cynoglossidae Cynoglossus kopsiinative Shortheaded tonguesole  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Cyprinion kaisnative Kais kingfish Butak Dehan Kuchek 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Cyprinion macrostomumnative Tigris kingfish بوتك 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Cyprinion microphthalmumnative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Cyprinion milesinative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Cyprinion tenuiradiusnative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Cyprinion watsoninative  Sheydaar 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Cyprinus carpiointroduced Common carp Kapoor-e-Maamoli 
Perciformes Carangidae Decapterus macrosomanative Shortfin scad  
Perciformes Carangidae Decapterus russellinative Indian scad  
Perciformes Serranidae Dermatolepis striolatanative Smooth grouper  
Perciformes Haemulidae Diagramma pictumnative Painted sweetlips Khannoo khakestari 
Perciformes Sparidae Diplodus kotschyinative One spot seabream  
Syngnathiformes Syngnathidae Doryrhamphus excisus abbreviatusnative   
Perciformes Drepaneidae Drepane longimananative Concertina fish Aroosmahi-e-navari 
Perciformes Drepaneidae Drepane punctatanative Spotted sicklefish Aroosmahi-e-manghoot 
Clupeiformes Dussumieriidae Dussumieria acutanative Rainbow sardine Sardin-e-rangin-kaman 
Clupeiformes Dussumieriidae Dussumieria elopsoidesnative Slender rainbow sardine  
Perciformes Echeneidae Echeneis naucratesnative Live sharksucker Chasbak-mahi 
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Eidinemacheilus smithiendemic Blind loach  
Perciformes Carangidae Elagatis bipinnulatanative Rainbow runner  
Perciformes Polynemidae Eleutheronema tetradactylumnative Fourfinger threadfin Rashgoo maamooli 
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Encrasicholina devisinative Devis' anchovy  
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Encrasicholina punctifernative Buccaneer anchovy  
Perciformes Ephippidae Ephippus orbisnative Orbfish Shing-mahi 
Perciformes Serranidae Epinephelus areolatusnative Areolate grouper  
Perciformes Serranidae Epinephelus bleekerinative Duskytail grouper Hamoor-e-khal-naranji 
Perciformes Serranidae Epinephelus chlorostigmanative Brownspotted grouper Hamoor-e-manghoot-e-ghahvahei 
Perciformes Serranidae Epinephelus coeruleopunctatusnative Whitespotted grouper  
Perciformes Serranidae Epinephelus coioidesnative Orange-spotted grouper Hamoor maamooli 
Perciformes Serranidae Epinephelus diacanthusnative Spinycheek grouper Hamoor-e-panj-navari 
Perciformes Serranidae Epinephelus epistictusnative Dotted grouper Hamoor-e-khat-shekasteh 
Perciformes Serranidae Epinephelus latifasciatusnative Striped grouper Hamoor-e-khaki 
Perciformes Serranidae Epinephelus malabaricusnative Malabar grouper Hamoor-e-malabari 
Perciformes Serranidae Epinephelus multinotatusnative White-blotched grouper  
Perciformes Serranidae Epinephelus polylepisnative Smallscaled grouper  
Perciformes Serranidae Epinephelus stoliczkaenative Epaulet grouper Hamoor-e-lakkeh-zeytooni-e-manghoot 
Perciformes Leiognathidae Equulites lineolatusnative Ornate ponyfish Panjzari-e-mozayyan 
Esociformes Esocidae Esox luciusnative Northern pike Ordak Mahi 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Etelis carbunculusnative Deep-water red snapper  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Etelis coruscansnative Deepwater longtail red snapper  
Perciformes Trichiuridae Eupleurogrammus glossodonnative Longtooth hairtail  
Perciformes Trichiuridae Eupleurogrammus muticusnative Smallhead hairtail  
Carcharhiniformes Sphyrnidae Eusphyra blochiinative Winghead shark  
Perciformes Scombridae Euthynnus affinisnative Kawakawa Zardeh 
Syngnathiformes Syngnathidae Festucalex erythraeusnative   
Syngnathiformes Fistulariidae Fistularia petimbanative Red cornetfish Lablooleh-mahi-e-ghahvahei 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Galeocerdo cuviernative Tiger shark Kooseh-e-babri 
Cyprinodontiformes Poeciliidae Gambusia holbrookiintroduced Eastern mosquitofish Gambusia 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Garra amirhosseininative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Garra elegansnative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Garra lorestanensisnative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Garra persicanative  سنگ ليس 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Garra rossicanative  Anjarak 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Garra rufanative Red garra Gararufa 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Garra tashanensisnative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Garra typhlopsendemic Iran cave barb Mahi-ye Kurghar 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Garra variabilisnative Variable garra سنگ ليس 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Garra widdowsoninative Iraq blind barb  
Gasterosteiformes Gasterosteidae Gasterosteus aculeatusintroduced Three-spined stickleback Sehkhareh 
Perciformes Gerreidae Gerres infasciatusnative Nonbanded whipfin mojarra  
Perciformes Gerreidae Gerres limbatusnative Saddleback silver-biddy  
Perciformes Gerreidae Gerres longirostrisnative Strongspine silver-biddy Chaghook-e-posht-talaei 
Perciformes Gobiidae Glossogobius giurisnative Tank goby Gel-ye Mahi Chshm Noarye 
Siluriformes Sisoridae Glyptothorax armeniacusnative Armenian mountain cat سگ ماهي 
Siluriformes Sisoridae Glyptothorax cousnative Tigris cat سگ ماهي 
Siluriformes Sisoridae Glyptothorax kurdistanicusnative Iran cat Gorbeh Mahi Kordestan 
Siluriformes Sisoridae Glyptothorax silviaeendemic  Gorbeh Mahi Jonub 
Siluriformes Sisoridae Glyptothorax steindachnerinative Steindachner’s cat سگ ماهي 
Perciformes Carangidae Gnathanodon speciosusnative Golden trevally Gish-e-talaie 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Gobio gobionative Gudgeon Mahi Kopur Kafzi 
Perciformes Gobiidae Gobiodon citrinusnative Poison goby  
Scorpaeniformes Platycephalidae Grammoplites suppositusnative Spotfin flathead Zaminkan-e-khalbaleh 
Perciformes Percidae Gymnocephalus cernuanative Ruffe  
Anguilliformes Muraenidae Gymnothorax undulatusnative Undulated moray  
Myliobatiformes Gymnuridae Gymnura poeciluranative Long-tailed butterfly ray  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Hemiculter leucisculusintroduced Sharpbelly Tizeh-kuli 
Carcharhiniformes Hemigaleidae Hemipristis elongatanative Snaggletooth shark  
Beloniformes Hemiramphidae Hemiramphus archipelagicusnative Jumping halfbeak Nim-menghar-e-jahandeh 
Perciformes Chaetodontidae Heniochus acuminatusnative Pennant coralfish Parvaneh-mahi-e-sehnavari 
Perciformes Chaetodontidae Heniochus monocerosnative Masked bannerfish  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Herklotsichthys losseinative Gulf herring  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Herklotsichthys quadrimaculatusnative Bluestripe herring  
Siluriformes Heteropneustidae Heteropneustes fossilisnative Stinging catfish Dudeh 
Perciformes Priacanthidae Heteropriacanthus cruentatusnative Glasseye  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Hilsa keleenative Kelee shad  
Myliobatiformes Dasyatidae Himantura randallinative Arabian banded whipray  
Myliobatiformes Dasyatidae Himantura uarnaknative Honeycomb stingray Pow-e-palangy 
Syngnathiformes Syngnathidae Hippichthys cyanospilosnative Blue-spotted pipefish  
Acipenseriformes Acipenseridae Huso husonative Beluga Sag Mahi 
Carcharhiniformes Triakidae Hypogaleus hyugaensisnative Blacktip tope  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Hypophthalmichthys nobilisintroduced Bighead carp Kapoor-e-Sargondeh 
Perciformes Gobiidae Hyrcanogobius berginative Volga dwarf goby  
Carcharhiniformes Triakidae Iago omanensisnative Bigeye houndshark  
Clupeiformes Pristigasteridae Ilisha megalopteranative Bigeye ilisha Shamsak-e-bozorg 
Clupeiformes Pristigasteridae Ilisha melastomanative Indian ilisha Shamsak-e-koochak 
Clupeiformes Pristigasteridae Ilisha sirishainative Lobejaw ilisha  
Perciformes Cichlidae Iranocichla hormuzensisendemic  Siklid Irani 
Perciformes Istiophoridae Istiompax indicanative Black marlin Neyzeh-mahi-e-syah 
Perciformes Istiophoridae Istiophorus platypterusnative Indo-Pacific sailfish Badban-mahi 
Lamniformes Lamnidae Isurus oxyrinchusnative Shortfin mako Kooseh-e-vahshi 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Johnius amblycephalusnative Bearded croaker  
Perciformes Sciaenidae Johnius belangeriinative Belanger's croaker  
Perciformes Sciaenidae Johnius borneensisnative Sharpnose hammer croaker  
Perciformes Istiophoridae Kajikia audaxnative Striped marlin  
Perciformes Scombridae Katsuwonus pelamisnative Skipjack tuna Havoor-e-masghati 
Perciformes Gobiidae Knipowitschia caucasicanative Caucasian dwarf goby Gel-ye Mahi Qffazye 
Perciformes Gobiidae Knipowitschia iljininative  Gel-ye Mahi 
Perciformes Gobiidae Koumansetta hectorinative Hector's goby  
Scorpaeniformes Platycephalidae Kumococius rodericensisnative Spiny flathead  
Perciformes Kyphosidae Kyphosus vaigiensisnative Brassy chub Charmbaleh-e-boronzi 
Perciformes Labridae Labroides dimidiatusnative Bluestreak cleaner wrasse  
Perciformes Lactariidae Lactarius lactariusnative False trevally Gish-e-dorooghin 
Tetraodontiformes Tetraodontidae Lagocephalus guentherinative Diamondback puffer  
Tetraodontiformes Tetraodontidae Lagocephalus inermisnative Smooth blaasop Badkonak-mahi-e-saf 
Tetraodontiformes Tetraodontidae Lagocephalus lunarisnative Lunartail puffer  
Perciformes Leiognathidae Leiognathus brevirostrisnative Shortnose ponyfish Panjzari-e-khalposht 
Perciformes Leiognathidae Leiognathus equulusnative Common ponyfish Panjzari-e-bozorg 
Scorpaeniformes Triglidae Lepidotrigla bispinosanative Bullhorn gurnard Khoroosak-e-shakh-gavi 
Scorpaeniformes Triglidae Lepidotrigla faureinative Scalybreast gurnard  
Perciformes Centrarchidae Lepomis macrochirusintroduced Bluegill  
Perciformes Lethrinidae Lethrinus borbonicusnative Snubnose emperor  
Perciformes Lethrinidae Lethrinus crocineusnative Yellowtail emperor Shehri-e-dom-zard 
Perciformes Lethrinidae Lethrinus lentjannative Pink ear emperor Shehri-e-goosh-ghermez 
Perciformes Lethrinidae Lethrinus microdonnative Smalltooth emperor Shehri-e-derazsoorat-e-ghahvehei 
Perciformes Lethrinidae Lethrinus nebulosusnative Spangled emperor Shehri-e-maamooli 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Leucalburnus satunininative White Kura bleak  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Leucaspius delineatusnative Belica Mahi Riz Noqrehai 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Leuciscus aspiusnative Asp Khasham 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Leuciscus gaderanusnative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Leuciscus latusnative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Leuciscus voraxnative Tigris asp Sholge 
Mugiliformes Mugilidae Liza klunzingerinative Klunzinger's mullet  
Perciformes Lobotidae Lobotes surinamensisnative Tripletail Se-dom-mahi 
Gadiformes Lotidae Lota lotanative Burbot Lot 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Luciobarbus barbulusnative barbell  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Luciobarbus brachycephalusnative Aral barbel سس ماهي 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Luciobarbus capitonative Bulatmai barbel Usach Bulatmai 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Luciobarbus caspiusnative Caspian barbel Sassmahi-e-Daryaye-Khazar 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Luciobarbus esocinusnative Mangar Soong 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Luciobarbus kersinnative Kersin barbell Berzem 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Luciobarbus mursanative Mursa Mahi Siah 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Luciobarbus pectoralisnative Heckel’s Orontes barbell Bassan 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Luciobarbus subquincunciatusnative Mesopotamian barbel Soleimani 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Luciobarbus xanthopterusnative Yellowfin barbell Gatan 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus argentimaculatusnative Mangrove red snapper Sorkhoo harra 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus bengalensisnative Bengal snapper Sorkhoo bangali 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus coeruleolineatusnative Blueline snapper  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus erythropterusnative Crimson snapper Sorkhoo-e-khooni 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus fulviflammanative Dory snapper Sorkhoo zard-e-khal-syah 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus johniinative John's snapper Sorkhoo-e-maamooli 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus lemniscatusnative Yellowstreaked snapper Sorkhoo mokhattat-e-zard 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus lunulatusnative Lunartail snapper  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus lutjanusnative Bigeye snapper Sorkhoo chashm-dorosht 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus malabaricusnative Malabar blood snapper Sorkhoo malabari 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus quinquelineatusnative Five-lined snapper Sorkhoo panj-khat 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus rivulatusnative Blubberlip snapper Sorkhoo ghahvehee 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus russelliinative Russell's snapper Sorkhoo hasht-khat 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus sanguineusnative Humphead snapper  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus sebaenative Emperor red snapper  
Myliobatiformes Dasyatidae Maculabatis gerrardinative Sharpnose stingray Pow-e-chahargoosh 
Synbranchiformes Mastacembelidae Mastacembelus mastacembelusnative Euphrates spiny eel Mar Mahi 
Perciformes Carangidae Megalaspis cordylanative Torpedo scad Katoo 
Perciformes Menidae Mene maculatanative Moonfish Mah-mahi 
Perciformes Gobiidae Mesogobius nigronotatusnative   
Perciformes Gobiidae Mesogobius nonultimusnative   
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Mesopotamichthys sharpeyinative  Binni 
Perciformes Centrarchidae Micropterus salmoidesintroduced Largemouth black bass Khorshid Mahi Baleh Kuchak 
Scorpaeniformes Synanceiidae Minous dempsteraenative Obliquebanded stingfish Gazandeh-mahi 
Scorpaeniformes Synanceiidae Minous monodactylusnative Grey stingfish  
Tetraodontiformes Molidae Mola molanative Ocean sunfish Korshid-mahi-e-oghyanoosi 
Perciformes Moronidae Morone saxatilisintroduced Striped bass  
Mugiliformes Mugilidae Mugil cephalusnative Flathead grey mullet Kafal 
Perciformes Mullidae Mullus barbatus barbatusintroduced Red mullet  
Anguilliformes Muraenesocidae Muraenesox cinereusnative Daggertooth pike conger Mar-mahi-e-tiz-dandan 
Carcharhiniformes Triakidae Mustelus mosisnative Arabian smooth-hound  
Siluriformes Bagridae Mystus pelusiusnative Tigris mystus Abu-zummair 
Perciformes Carangidae Naucrates ductornative Pilotfish  
Orectolobiformes Ginglymostomatidae Nebrius ferrugineusnative Tawny nurse shark  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Nematalosa arabicanative Arabian gizzard shad  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Nematalosa nasusnative Bloch's gizzard shad Govaf-e-reshtehdar 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Nematalosa resticularianative Gulf gizzard shad  
Perciformes Nemipteridae Nemipterus bipunctatusnative Delagoa threadfin bream  
Perciformes Nemipteridae Nemipterus japonicusnative Japanese threadfin bream  
Perciformes Nemipteridae Nemipterus peroniinative Notchedfin threadfin bream Govazim-e-lakkedar 
Perciformes Nemipteridae Nemipterus randallinative Randall's threadfin bream  
Perciformes Gobiidae Neogobius caspiusnative Caspian goby Gel-ye Mahi Khazari 
Perciformes Gobiidae Neogobius fluviatilisnative Monkey goby Gel-ye Mahi Rudkhaneha-ye 
Perciformes Gobiidae Neogobius melanostomusnative Round goby Gel-ye Mahi Gerd 
Siluriformes Ariidae Netuma thalassinanative Giant catfish Gorbeh-mahi-e-bozorg 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Nibea maculatanative Blotched croaker Moshkoo lakkehdar 
Perciformes Blenniidae Omobranchus mekranensisnative Mekran blenny  
Salmoniformes Salmonidae Oncorhynchus gorbuschaintroduced Pink salmon  
Salmoniformes Salmonidae Oncorhynchus ketaintroduced Chum salmon Azad Mahi Keta 
Salmoniformes Salmonidae Oncorhynchus kisutchintroduced Coho salmon  
Salmoniformes Salmonidae Oncorhynchus mykissintroduced Rainbow trout Qezel Ala Ranginkaman 
Anguilliformes Ophichthidae Ophichthus apicalisnative Bluntnose snake-eel Mar-mahi-e-poosehkond 
Clupeiformes Pristigasteridae Opisthopterus tardoorenative Tardoore  
Perciformes Cichlidae Oreochromis niloticusintroduced Nile tilapia  
Beloniformes Adrianichthyidae Oryzias latipesintroduced Japanese rice fish  
Perciformes Apogonidae Ostorhinchus fasciatusnative Broadbanded cardinalfish Dahanlaneh-e-donavari 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Otolithes rubernative Tigertooth croaker Shoorideh 
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Oxynoemacheilus angoraenative Angora loach Sag Mahi Angora 
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Oxynoemacheilus argyrogrammanative Two spot loach  
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Oxynoemacheilus bergianusendemic  Sagmahi-e-jooibari 
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Oxynoemacheilus brandtiinative Kura loach  
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Oxynoemacheilus chomanicusnative   
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Oxynoemacheilus euphraticusnative   
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Oxynoemacheilus frenatusnative Banded Tigris loach  
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Oxynoemacheilus kermanshahensisendemic   
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Oxynoemacheilus kiabiinative   
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Oxynoemacheilus kurdistanicusnative   
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Oxynoemacheilus longipinnisnative   
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Oxynoemacheilus parvinaenative   
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Oxynoemacheilus persaendemic   
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Oxynoemacheilus tigrisnative Tigris loach  
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Oxynoemacheilus tongiorgiinative   
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Oxynoemacheilus zagrosensisnative   
Perciformes Gobiidae Oxyurichthys microlepisnative Maned goby  
Perciformes Stromateidae Pampus argenteusnative Silver pomfret Halva sefid 
Perciformes Blenniidae Parablennius opercularisnative Cheekspot blenny  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Paracaesio xanthuranative Yellowtail blue snapper  
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Paracobitis atrakensisnative Atrak crested loach Loach-e-Tajdar-e-Atrak 
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Paracobitis basharensisnative   
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Paracobitis ghazniensisnative   
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Paracobitis hircanicanative Hircan crested loach Loach-e-Tajdar-e-Hircani 
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Paracobitis longicaudanative Eastern crested loach سگ ماهي 
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Paracobitis malapteruranative Western crested loach Sagmahi-e-jooibari 
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Paracobitis molaviinative   
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Paracobitis persanative   
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Paracobitis rhadinaeusnative   
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Paracobitis vignainative   
Tetraodontiformes Monacanthidae Paramonacanthus arabicusnative Gulf filefish  
Perciformes Sciaenidae Paranibea semiluctuosanative Half-mourning croaker Moshkoo syah 
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Paraschistura abdoliinative   
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Paraschistura aredviinative   
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Paraschistura bampurensisnative   
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Paraschistura cristatanative Turkmenian crested loach  
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Paraschistura delvariinative Delvari's loach Loach-e-Delvari 
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Paraschistura hormuzensisnative   
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Paraschistura ilamensisnative   
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Paraschistura kesslerinative Kessler's loach  
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Paraschistura naumanninative   
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Paraschistura nielseniendemic   
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Paraschistura pasatigrisnative   
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Paraschistura susianinative   
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Paraschistura turcmenicanative   
Perciformes Nemipteridae Parascolopsis aspinosanative Smooth dwarf monocle bream Govazim-e-chashm-dorosht 
Perciformes Nemipteridae Parascolopsis eriommanative Rosy dwarf monocle bream  
Perciformes Nemipteridae Parascolopsis townsendinative Scaly dwarf monocle bream  
Perciformes Carangidae Parastromateus nigernative Black pomfret Halva-siah 
Pleuronectiformes Soleidae Pardachirus marmoratusnative Finless sole  
Perciformes Mullidae Parupeneus rubescensnative Rosy goatfish Boz-mahi-e-sorkh-jameh 
Myliobatiformes Dasyatidae Pastinachus sephennative Cowtail stingray  
Perciformes Terapontidae Pelates quadrilineatusnative Fourlined terapon Yalli-e-chahar-khat 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Pelecus cultratusnative Sichel Shamshir Mahi Ab Shirin 
Clupeiformes Pristigasteridae Pellona ditchelanative Indian pellona  
Perciformes Sciaenidae Pennahia aneanative Donkey croaker Shebheshoorideh chashmdorosht 
Perciformes Gerreidae Pentaprion longimanusnative Longfin mojarra Chaghook-e-shaffat 
Perciformes Percidae Perca fluviatilisnative European perch Suf Rudkhaneh-ye 
Perciformes Gobiidae Periophthalmus waltoninative Walton's mudskipper Gel-cheragh 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Petroleuciscus esfahaninative   
Perciformes Leiognathidae Photopectoralis bindusnative Orangefin ponyfish Panjzari-e-balehnaranji 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Pimephales promelasintroduced Fathead minnow  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Pinjalo pinjalonative Pinjalo Sorkhoo kajpoolak 
Perciformes Blenniidae Plagiotremus townsendinative Townsend's fangblenny  
Mugiliformes Mugilidae Planiliza abunative Abu mullet Shochy 
Perciformes Ephippidae Platax orbicularisnative Orbicular batfish Khoffash-mahi 
Pleuronectiformes Pleuronectidae Platichthys flesusintroduced European flounder  
Scorpaeniformes Platycephalidae Platycephalus indicusnative Bartail flathead Zaminkan-e-dom-navari 
Perciformes Haemulidae Plectorhinchus flavomaculatusnative Lemonfish Khannoo limooei 
Perciformes Haemulidae Plectorhinchus gaterinusnative Blackspotted rubberlip Khannoo zard-balleh 
Perciformes Haemulidae Plectorhinchus pictusnative Trout sweetlips Khannoo Khal-siah 
Perciformes Haemulidae Plectorhinchus schotafnative Minstrel sweetlips Khannoo goosh-ghermez 
Siluriformes Ariidae Plicofollis dussumierinative Blacktip sea catfish Gorbeh-mahi-e-Khaki 
Siluriformes Ariidae Plicofollis layardinative Thinspine sea catfish  
Siluriformes Plotosidae Plotosus lineatusnative Striped eel catfish  
Perciformes Polynemidae Polydactylus plebeiusnative Striped threadfin Rashgoo mokhattat 
Perciformes Pomacanthidae Pomacanthus maculosusnative Yellowbar angelfish Hamad 
Perciformes Haemulidae Pomadasys furcatusnative Banded grunter Sangsar-e-shesh-khat 
Perciformes Haemulidae Pomadasys kaakannative Javelin grunter Sangsar-e-maamooli 
Perciformes Haemulidae Pomadasys maculatusnative Saddle grunt Sangsar-e-chahar-lakkeh 
Perciformes Haemulidae Pomadasys stridensnative Striped piggy Sangsar-e-mokhattat 
Perciformes Gobiidae Ponticola bathybiusnative  Gavmahi 
Perciformes Gobiidae Ponticola gorlapnative Caspian bighead goby گاو ماهي 
Perciformes Gobiidae Ponticola iranicusnative Iranian Goby Gavmahi-e-Irani 
Perciformes Gobiidae Ponticola kesslerinative Bighead goby Gavmahi-e-sargondeh 
Perciformes Gobiidae Ponticola ratannative Ratan goby Gel-ye Mahi Ratan 
Perciformes Priacanthidae Priacanthus tayenusnative Purple-spotted bigeye Mahi-e-hoze-e-darya 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Prionace glaucanative Blue shark  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Pristipomoides filamentosusnative Crimson jobfish  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Pristipomoides multidensnative Goldbanded jobfish  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Pristipomoides sieboldiinative Lavender jobfish  
Rhinopristiformes Pristidae Pristis zijsronnative Longcomb sawfish  
Perciformes Gobiidae Proterorhinus marmoratusnative Tubenose goby Gel-ye Mahi Marmari 
Perciformes Gobiidae Proterorhinus nasalisnative Eastern tubenose goby  
Perciformes Sciaenidae Protonibea diacanthusnative Blackspotted croaker Mish-mahi-e-manghoot 
Pleuronectiformes Psettodidae Psettodes erumeinative Indian halibut Kafshak-e-tiz-dandan 
Perciformes Serranidae Pseudanthias townsendinative Townsend's anthias  
Perciformes Pseudochromidae Pseudochromis nigrovittatusnative Blackstripe dottyback  
Perciformes Pseudochromidae Pseudochromis olivaceusnative Olive dottyback  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Pseudophoxinus atropatenusnative Shirvan roachling  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Pseudorasbora parvaintroduced Stone moroko Amurcheh 
Pleuronectiformes Paralichthyidae Pseudorhombus elevatusnative Deep flounder Kafshak-e-por-lakkeh 
Pleuronectiformes Paralichthyidae Pseudorhombus malayanusnative Malayan flounder  
Scorpaeniformes Synanceiidae Pseudosynanceia melanostigmanative Blackfin stonefish Sang-mahi-e-khal-syah 
Tetraodontiformes Triacanthidae Pseudotriacanthus strigilifernative Long-spined tripodfish Se-khareh-e-khal-talaei 
Scorpaeniformes Scorpaenidae Pterois russeliinative Plaintail turkeyfish Khoroos-e-darya 
Gasterosteiformes Gasterosteidae Pungitius platygasternative Southern ninespine stickleback Mahi Khardar 
Perciformes Rachycentridae Rachycentron canadumnative Cobia Sookalla 
Perciformes Scombridae Rastrelliger kanagurtanative Indian mackerel Talal 
Perciformes Sparidae Rhabdosargus haffaranative Haffara seabream  
Perciformes Sparidae Rhabdosargus sarbanative Goldlined seabream  
Orectolobiformes Rhincodontidae Rhincodon typusnative Whale shark  
Perciformes Gobiidae Rhinogobius similisintroduced  Gel-ye Mahi 
Myliobatiformes Myliobatidae Rhinoptera javanicanative Flapnose ray Separmahi-e-dopoozeh 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Rhizoprionodon acutusnative Milk shark Kooseh-e-chak-lab 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Rhizoprionodon oligolinxnative Grey sharpnose shark  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Rhodeus amarusnative European bitterling Mahi Mokhrj Lulehai 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Rhodeus sericeusnative Bitterling ماهي مخرج لوله اي 
Rhinopristiformes Rhinidae Rhynchobatus djiddensisnative Giant guitarfish Saus-e-bozorg 
Rhinopristiformes Rhinidae Rhynchobatus laevisnative Smoothnose wedgefish  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Romanogobio ciscaucasicusnative North Caucasian longbarbel gudgeon گاو ماهي 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Romanogobio persusnative Kura gudgeon گاو ماهي 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Rutilus frisiiintroduced Kutum Mahi Safid Daryacheh Khazar 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Rutilus rutilusnative Roach Kolme 
Cypriniformes Cobitidae Sabanejewia auratanative Golden spined loach Sag Mahi Khardar 
Cypriniformes Cobitidae Sabanejewia caspianative Caspian spined loach Mahi Roshtegar Talaee 
Cypriniformes Cobitidae Sabanejewia caucasicanative Ciscaucasian spined loach  
Salmoniformes Salmonidae Salmo caspiusnative Caspian trout Mahiazad-e-Daryaye Khazar 
Salmoniformes Salmonidae Salmo truttaintroduced Sea trout Ghezelala-e-Khalghermez 
Salmoniformes Salmonidae Salvelinus fontinalisintroduced Brook trout Azad Mahi Cheshmahi 
Perciformes Percidae Sander luciopercanative Pike-perch Suf-e Ma'muli 
Perciformes Percidae Sander marinusnative Estuarine perch  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Sardinella albellanative White sardinella  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Sardinella gibbosanative Goldstripe sardinella Sardin-e-pahloo-talaii 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Sardinella longicepsnative Indian oil sardine Sardin-e-roghani 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Sardinella melanuranative Blacktip sardinella Sardin-e-dom-syah 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Sardinella sindensisnative Sind sardinella  
Beryciformes Holocentridae Sargocentron rubrumnative Redcoat Sanjab-mahi 
Aulopiformes Synodontidae Saurida tumbilnative Greater lizardfish Kijar-e-bozorg 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Scardinius erythrophthalmusnative Rudd Sorkh Baleh 
Perciformes Gobiidae Scartelaos tenuisnative Indian Ocean slender mudskipper  
Perciformes Scaridae Scarus fuscopurpureusnative Purple-brown parrotfish Tooti-mahi-e-yashmi 
Perciformes Scaridae Scarus ghobbannative Blue-barred parrotfish Tooti-mahi-e-zard-poolak 
Perciformes Scaridae Scarus persicusnative Gulf parrotfish Tooti-mahi-e-irani 
Perciformes Scatophagidae Scatophagus argusnative Spotted scat Zarook 
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Schistura baluchiorumnative  سگ ماهي 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Schizocypris altidorsalisendemic  Gorgak 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Schizocypris bruceinative Waziristan snowtrout  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Schizopygopsis stoliczkainative False osman  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Schizothorax curvifronsnative Sattar snowtrout  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Schizothorax pelzaminative Transcaspian marinka Khaju 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Schizothorax zarudnyinative  Hamun Mahi 
Perciformes Nemipteridae Scolopsis bimaculatanative Thumbprint monocle bream  
Perciformes Nemipteridae Scolopsis ghanamnative Arabian monocle bream  
Perciformes Nemipteridae Scolopsis taeniatanative Black-streaked monocle bream Govazim-e-taknavar 
Perciformes Nemipteridae Scolopsis vosmerinative Whitecheek monocle bream  
Perciformes Carangidae Scomberoides commersonnianusnative Talang queenfish Sarm-e-dahan-bozorg 
Perciformes Carangidae Scomberoides lysannative Doublespotted queenfish  
Perciformes Carangidae Scomberoides tolnative Needlescaled queenfish  
Perciformes Scombridae Scomberomorus commersonnative Narrow-barred Spanish mackerel Shir-mahi 
Perciformes Scombridae Scomberomorus guttatusnative Indo-Pacific king mackerel Qobad 
Perciformes Leiognathidae Secutor insidiatornative Pugnose ponyfish Panjzari-e-kajpoozeh 
Perciformes Carangidae Selar crumenophthalmusnative Bigeye scad Gish-e-chashmdorosht 
Perciformes Carangidae Selaroides leptolepisnative Yellowstripe scad Gish-e-zard-khat 
Perciformes Carangidae Seriola dumerilinative Greater amberjack  
Perciformes Carangidae Seriola rivoliananative Longfin yellowtail  
Perciformes Carangidae Seriolina nigrofasciatanative Blackbanded trevally Sarm-e-tireh 
Perciformes Siganidae Siganus javusnative Streaked spinefoot Safi-e-modjar 
Perciformes Siganidae Siganus luridusnative Dusky spinefoot  
Perciformes Siganidae Siganus sutornative Shoemaker spinefoot Safi-e-ghahvahei 
Perciformes Sillaginidae Sillaginopodys chondropusnative Clubfoot sillago  
Perciformes Sillaginidae Sillago arabicanative Arabian sillago  
Perciformes Sillaginidae Sillago attenuatanative Slender sillago  
Perciformes Sillaginidae Sillago sihamanative Silver sillago Shoort 
Siluriformes Siluridae Silurus glanisnative Wels catfish Nake 
Siluriformes Siluridae Silurus triostegusnative Tigris catfish Esbele 
Pleuronectiformes Soleidae Solea elongatanative Elongate sole Kafshak-e-riz 
Perciformes Sparidae Sparidentex hastanative Sobaity seabream Sobaity 
Perciformes Sphyraenidae Sphyraena forsterinative Bigeye barracuda Kotr-e-chashm-dorosht 
Perciformes Sphyraenidae Sphyraena jellonative Pickhandle barracuda Kotr-e-sadeh 
Perciformes Sphyraenidae Sphyraena obtusatanative Obtuse barracuda Kotr-e-dahan-zard 
Perciformes Sphyraenidae Sphyraena putnamaenative Sawtooth barracuda Kotr-e-mavvaj 
Carcharhiniformes Sphyrnidae Sphyrna lewininative Scalloped hammerhead Kooseh-e-sarchakoshi 
Carcharhiniformes Sphyrnidae Sphyrna mokarrannative Great hammerhead  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Spratelloides delicatulusnative Delicate round herring  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Spratelloides gracilisnative Silver-stripe round herring  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Squalius cephalusnative Chub Mahi Safid 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Squalius lepidusnative  Kawar 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Squalius ulanusendemic   
Orectolobiformes Stegostomatidae Stegostoma fasciatumnative Zebra shark Kooseh-e-Goor-e-khari 
Salmoniformes Salmonidae Stenodus leucichthysnative Sheefish Azad Mahi Volga 
Tetraodontiformes Monacanthidae Stephanolepis diasprosnative Reticulated leatherjacket Takshakh-mahi-e-moshabbak 
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Stolephorus commersonniinative Commerson's anchovy  
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Stolephorus indicusnative Indian anchovy Motoo hendi 
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Stolephorus insularisnative Hardenberg's anchovy  
Beloniformes Belonidae Strongylura strongyluranative Spottail needlefish  
Syngnathiformes Syngnathidae Syngnathus abasternative Black-striped pipefish Ney Mahi 
Aulopiformes Synodontidae Synodus macropsnative Triplecross lizardfish  
Myliobatiformes Dasyatidae Taeniura lymmanative Ribbontail stingray  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Tenualosa ilishanative Hilsa shad Brk 
Perciformes Terapontidae Terapon jarbuanative Jarbua terapon Yalli-e-khatkamani 
Perciformes Terapontidae Terapon therapsnative Largescaled terapon Yalli-e-dorosht-poolak 
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Thryssa baelamanative Baelama anchovy  
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Thryssa hamiltoniinative Hamilton's thryssa  
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Thryssa setirostrisnative Longjaw thryssa  
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Thryssa vitrirostrisnative Orangemouth anchovy Lache-e-dahan-naranji 
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Thryssa whiteheadinative Whitehead's thryssa  
Perciformes Scombridae Thunnus albacaresnative Yellowfin tuna Ghidar 
Perciformes Scombridae Thunnus tonggolnative Longtail tuna Havoor 
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Tinca tincanative Tench Lai Mahi 
Torpediniformes Torpedinidae Torpedo sinuspersicinative Variable torpedo ray Separmahi-e-barghi-e-Irani 
Perciformes Carangidae Trachinotus bailloniinative Small spotted dart  
Perciformes Carangidae Trachinotus blochiinative Snubnose pompano  
Perciformes Carangidae Trachinotus mookaleenative Indian pompano Parasto-mahi-e-hendi 
Perciformes Carangidae Trachurus indicusnative Arabian scad  
Tetraodontiformes Triacanthidae Triacanthus biaculeatusnative Short-nosed tripodfish Se-khareh-e-poozeh-kootah 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Triaenodon obesusnative Whitetip reef shark  
Perciformes Trichiuridae Trichiurus auriganative Pearly hairtail  
Perciformes Trichiuridae Trichiurus lepturusnative Largehead hairtail Yaal-asbi-e-sar-bozorg 
Perciformes Trichonotidae Trichonotus arabicusnative Arabian sand diver  
Perciformes Gobiidae Trimma winterbottominative Winterbottom's goby  
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Triplophysa farwellinative   
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Triplophysa stenuranative   
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Triplophysa stoliczkainative Tibetan stone loach  
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Triplophysa tenuisnative   
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Turcinoemacheilus bahaiinative   
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Turcinoemacheilus hafezinative   
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Turcinoemacheilus kosswiginative Kosswig’s loach  
Cypriniformes Nemacheilidae Turcinoemacheilus saadiinative   
Beloniformes Belonidae Tylosurus crocodilusnative Hound needlefish Menghar-mahi-e-shekarchi 
Perciformes Carangidae Ulua mentalisnative Longrakered trevally Moghavva chaneh-deraz 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Umbrina canariensisnative Canary drum  
Perciformes Mullidae Upeneus doriaenative Gilded goatfish  
Perciformes Mullidae Upeneus sulphureusnative Sulphur goatfish Boz-mahi-e-zard-jameh 
Perciformes Mullidae Upeneus sundaicusnative Ochrebanded goatfish Boz-mahi-e-navar-ajori 
Perciformes Uranoscopidae Uranoscopus guttatusnative Dollfus' stargrazer Oranoos-mahi 
Perciformes Carangidae Uraspis helvolanative Whitetongue jack Gis-e-dahan-sefid 
Perciformes Carangidae Uraspis uraspisnative Whitemouth jack  
Cypriniformes Cyprinidae Vimba vimbanative Vimba bream Kuli 
Perciformes Xiphiidae Xiphias gladiusnative Swordfish  
Pleuronectiformes Soleidae Zebrias quagganative Fringefin zebra sole  
Pleuronectiformes Soleidae Zebrias synapturoidesnative Indian zebra sole  
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