Species in Tigris
     n= 125 (Incomplete)
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Species Name Family Habitat Length (cm) Trophic Level Status
Acanthobrama marmid Tigris bream Cyprinidae benthopelagic 29.0 TL 3.0 native
Alburnoides bipunctatus Schneider Cyprinidae benthopelagic 18.5 TL 2.9 native
Alburnoides idignensis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 11.0 TL 3.1 native
Alburnoides nicolausi Cyprinidae benthopelagic 9.1 TL 3.1 native
Alburnus caeruleus Tigris bleak Cyprinidae benthopelagic 9.2 TL 2.8 native
Alburnus heckeli Hazar bleak Cyprinidae benthopelagic 19.4 TL 2.8 native
Alburnus heckeli Hazar bleak Cyprinidae benthopelagic 14.5 TL 2.8 native
Alburnus mossulensis Mossul bleak Cyprinidae benthopelagic 20.3 TL 2.8 native
Alburnus selcuklui Cyprinidae benthopelagic 14.1 TL 2.8 native
Alburnus selcuklui Cyprinidae benthopelagic native
Alburnus sellal Sellal bleak Cyprinidae benthopelagic 19.4 TL 2.8 native
Alburnus sellal Sellal bleak Cyprinidae benthopelagic 13.4 TL 2.8 native
Ameiurus nebulosus Brown bullhead Ictaluridae demersal 55.0 TL 3.7 introduced
Aphanius asquamatus Scaleless killifish Cyprinodontidae benthopelagic 4.0 TL 3.0 native
Aphanius dispar Arabian pupfish Cyprinodontidae demersal 7.0 TL 2.0 native
Aphanius mento Pearl-spotted killifish Cyprinodontidae benthopelagic 5.0 TL 2.9 native
Aphanius mesopotamicus Mesopotamian tooth-carp Cyprinodontidae benthopelagic 3.6 TL 3.0 native
Aphanius sophiae Cyprinodontidae benthopelagic 5.8 TL 2.9 native
Aphanius vladykovi Cyprinodontidae benthopelagic 7.6 TL 3.2 native
Arabibarbus grypus Shabout Cyprinidae benthopelagic 150.0 TL 3.2 native
Barbus lacerta Kura barbel Cyprinidae benthopelagic 37.5 TL 3.2 native
Barilius mesopotamicus Mesopotamian minnow Cyprinidae benthopelagic 7.0 TL 3.1 native
Boleophthalmus dussumieri Gobiidae demersal 18.7 TL 2.0 native
Caecocypris basimi Cyprinidae benthopelagic 21.8 TL 2.7 native
Caecocypris basimi Cyprinidae benthopelagic 21.8 TL 2.7 native
Capoeta aculeata Cyprinidae benthopelagic 37.3 TL 2.5 native
Capoeta barroisi Tigris barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 48.0 TL 2.4 native
Capoeta capoeta Seven khramulya Cyprinidae benthopelagic 41.0 TL 2.0 native
Capoeta damascina Mesopotamian barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 50.0 TL 2.4 native
Capoeta ferdowsii Cyprinidae benthopelagic native
Capoeta pyragyi Cyprinidae benthopelagic native
Capoeta shajariani Cyprinidae benthopelagic native
Capoeta trutta Cyprinidae benthopelagic 59.2 TL 2.4 native
Capoeta umbla Tigris scraper Cyprinidae benthopelagic 48.8 TL 2.4 native
Carasobarbus kosswigi Kosswig’s barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 18.3 TL 2.9 native
Carasobarbus luteus Yellow barbell Cyprinidae benthopelagic 35.0 TL 2.8 native
Carasobarbus sublimus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 14.1 TL 2.9 endemic
Carassius auratus Goldfish Cyprinidae benthopelagic 48.0 TL 2.8 introduced
Carcharhinus leucas Bull shark Carcharhinidae reef-associated 400.0 TL 4.3 native
Chondrostoma esmaeilii Cyprinidae benthopelagic 13.6 TL native
Chondrostoma regium Brond-snout Cyprinidae benthopelagic 40.0 TL 2.4 native
Cobitis avicennae Zagros spined loach Cobitidae pelagic 12.0 TL 3.2 native
Cobitis avicennae Zagros spined loach Cobitidae pelagic 13.3 TL 3.3 native
Cobitis elazigensis Tigris spined loach Cobitidae benthopelagic 19.9 TL 3.3 native
Cobitis kellei Göksü spined loach Cobitidae demersal 5.6 TL 3.1 native
Cobitis taenia Spined loach Cobitidae demersal 13.5 TL 3.3 native
Coptodon zillii Redbelly tilapia Cichlidae benthopelagic 48.8 TL 2.5 introduced
Ctenopharyngodon idella Grass carp Cyprinidae demersal 150.0 TL 2.0 introduced
Cyprinion kais Kais kingfish Cyprinidae benthopelagic 15.9 TL 2.8 native
Cyprinion macrostomum Tigris kingfish Cyprinidae benthopelagic 20.4 TL 2.8 native
Eidinemacheilus smithi Blind loach Nemacheilidae demersal 5.4 TL 2.8 native
Esox lucius Northern pike Esocidae demersal 150.0 TL 4.1 introduced
Garra amirhosseini Cyprinidae benthopelagic 8.2 TL 2.3 native
Garra amirhosseini Cyprinidae benthopelagic native
Garra elegans Cyprinidae benthopelagic 21.8 TL 2.7 native
Garra lorestanensis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 7.1 TL 2.4 native
Garra rufa Red garra Cyprinidae benthopelagic 16.4 TL 2.0 native
Garra rufa Red garra Cyprinidae benthopelagic 13.9 TL 2.0 native
Garra tashanensis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 3.3 TL 2.8 native
Garra tashanensis Cyprinidae benthopelagic native
Garra typhlops Iran cave barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 7.8 TL 2.4 endemic
Garra typhlops Iran cave barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 5.5 TL 2.5 endemic
Garra variabilis Variable garra Cyprinidae benthopelagic 14.5 TL 2.1 native
Garra widdowsoni Iraq blind barb Cyprinidae demersal 12.4 TL 2.2 native
Garra widdowsoni Iraq blind barb Cyprinidae demersal 12.6 TL 2.2 native
Glossogobius giuris Tank goby Gobiidae benthopelagic 61.0 TL 3.7 native
Glyptothorax armeniacus Armenian mountain cat Sisoridae benthopelagic 12.5 TL 3.2 native
Glyptothorax cous Tigris cat Sisoridae benthopelagic 14.1 TL 3.2 native
Glyptothorax cous Tigris cat Sisoridae benthopelagic 14.1 TL 3.2 native
Glyptothorax kurdistanicus Iran cat Sisoridae benthopelagic 25.0 TL 3.3 native
Glyptothorax silviae Sisoridae benthopelagic 13.0 TL 3.2 endemic
Glyptothorax steindachneri Steindachner’s cat Sisoridae benthopelagic 14.1 TL 3.2 native
Glyptothorax steindachneri Steindachner’s cat Sisoridae benthopelagic 14.1 TL 3.2 native
Hemigrammocapoeta elegans Cyprinidae benthopelagic 21.8 TL 2.7 native
Heteropneustes fossilis Stinging catfish Heteropneustidae demersal 31.0 TL 3.6 introduced
Ilamnemacheilus longipinnis Nemacheilidae demersal 9.3 TL 2.8 native
Leuciscus vorax Tigris asp Cyprinidae benthopelagic 102.0 TL 2.7 native
Luciobarbus esocinus Mangar Cyprinidae benthopelagic 230.0 TL 2.7 native
Luciobarbus kersin Kersin barbell Cyprinidae benthopelagic 61.8 TL 2.8 native
Luciobarbus mystaceus Euphrates barbell Cyprinidae benthopelagic 61.8 TL 2.8 native
Luciobarbus pectoralis Heckel’s Orontes barbell Cyprinidae benthopelagic 27.9 TL 2.8 native
Luciobarbus subquincunciatus Mesopotamian barbel Cyprinidae benthopelagic 61.8 TL 2.8 native
Luciobarbus xanthopterus Yellowfin barbell Cyprinidae benthopelagic 150.0 TL 2.7 native
Mastacembelus mastacembelus Euphrates spiny eel Mastacembelidae demersal 34.5 TL 3.3 native
Mastacembelus mastacembelus Euphrates spiny eel Mastacembelidae demersal 46.4 TL 3.3 native
Mesopotamichthys sharpeyi Cyprinidae benthopelagic 42.7 TL 2.0 native
Micropterus salmoides Largemouth black bass Centrarchidae benthopelagic 97.0 TL 3.8 introduced
Mugil cephalus Flathead grey mullet Mugilidae benthopelagic 122.0 TL 2.5 native
Mystus pelusius Tigris mystus Bagridae demersal 21.7 TL 3.3 native
Oncorhynchus mykiss Rainbow trout Salmonidae benthopelagic 122.0 TL 4.1 native
Oreochromis niloticus Nile tilapia Cichlidae benthopelagic 73.2 TL 2.0 introduced
Oxynoemacheilus angorae Angora loach Nemacheilidae benthopelagic 8.5 TL 2.8 native
Oxynoemacheilus argyrogramma Two spot loach Nemacheilidae demersal 7.6 TL 2.8 native
Oxynoemacheilus argyrogramma Two spot loach Nemacheilidae demersal 7.6 TL 2.8 native
Oxynoemacheilus euphraticus Nemacheilidae demersal native
Oxynoemacheilus frenatus Banded Tigris loach Nemacheilidae demersal 5.5 TL 2.8 native
Oxynoemacheilus frenatus Banded Tigris loach Nemacheilidae demersal 5.5 TL 2.8 native
Oxynoemacheilus gyndes Nemacheilidae demersal native
Oxynoemacheilus hamwii Nemacheilidae benthopelagic 7.6 TL 2.8 native
Oxynoemacheilus hanae Nemacheilidae demersal native
Oxynoemacheilus kermanshahensis Nemacheilidae demersal 8.1 TL 2.8 native
Oxynoemacheilus kurdistanicus Nemacheilidae demersal 7.1 TL 2.8 native
Oxynoemacheilus kurdistanicus Nemacheilidae demersal 7.1 TL 2.8 native
Oxynoemacheilus longipinnis Nemacheilidae demersal 9.3 TL 2.8 native
Oxynoemacheilus parvinae Nemacheilidae demersal 7.8 TL 2.8 native
Oxynoemacheilus parvinae Nemacheilidae demersal native
Oxynoemacheilus tigris Tigris loach Nemacheilidae benthopelagic 8.9 TL 2.8 native
Oxynoemacheilus tigris Tigris loach Nemacheilidae benthopelagic 8.4 TL 2.8 native
Oxynoemacheilus zagrosensis Nemacheilidae demersal 7.4 TL 2.8 native
Paracobitis malapterura Western crested loach Nemacheilidae demersal 15.4 TL 2.7 native
Paracobitis molavii Nemacheilidae demersal 8.1 TL 2.8 native
Paraschistura bampurensis Nemacheilidae benthopelagic 7.2 TL 2.8 native
Paraschistura ilamensis Nemacheilidae benthopelagic 6.0 TL 2.8 native
Petroleuciscus kurui Tigris chub Cyprinidae benthopelagic 104.7 TL 2.9 native
Planiliza abu Abu mullet Mugilidae pelagic 20.0 TL 2.6 native
Planiliza abu Abu mullet Mugilidae pelagic 20.0 TL 2.7 native
Salmo tigridis Tigris trout Salmonidae benthopelagic 48.8 TL 3.6 native
Salmo trutta Sea trout Salmonidae pelagic-neritic 170.8 TL 3.4 introduced
Sander lucioperca Pike-perch Percidae pelagic 122.0 TL 4.0 introduced
Silurus glanis Wels catfish Siluridae benthopelagic 610.0 TL 4.4 native
Silurus triostegus Tigris catfish Siluridae demersal 120.8 TL 4.2 native
Squalius cephalus Chub Cyprinidae benthopelagic 73.2 TL 2.7 native
Squalius lepidus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 28.9 TL 3.3 native
Tenualosa ilisha Hilsa shad Clupeidae pelagic-neritic 73.2 TL 2.9 native
Turcinoemacheilus kosswigi Kosswig’s loach Nemacheilidae benthopelagic 6.5 TL 2.8 native
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