SELECT DISTINCT SPECIES.Genus AS ResultField1, SPECIES.Species AS ResultField2, SPECIES.Author AS ResultField3, SPECIES.FBname AS ResultField4, SPECIES.FamCode AS ResultField5, SPECIES.SpecCode AS ID_Field, SPECIES.Length AS ResultField6, SPECIES.LTypeMaxM AS ResultField7, SPECIES.LengthFemale AS ResultField20, SPECIES.LTypeMaxF AS ResultField21, synonyms.year, FAMILIES.CommonName, FAMILIES.Family FROM (SPECIES LEFT JOIN synonyms ON SPECIES.SpecCode = synonyms.SpecCode) INNER JOIN FAMILIES ON SPECIES.FamCode = FAMILIES.FamCode WHERE (FAMILIES.FamCode =SPECIES.FamCode) AND (synonyms.valid <> 0) And ((FAMILIES.FamCode)=644) AND ((Families.Order)= 'Atheriniformes') AND ((Species.Genus) = 'Iso') And ((FAMILIES.Class)='Actinopterygii') ORDER BY species.genus, species.species Fish Identification
Other identification tools | FishBase

Fish Identification: Find Species

Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Atheriniformes
Family: Isonidae Isonids

Genus: Iso

(See list of species below)



Select Class:     Select Order:   
Select Family: Subfamily:     Select Genus:

Select Ocean (marine/brackish) or Continent (freshwater):
Select a country:
Only include species occuring above: m

Total number of spines in dorsal and anal fins (optional).      Enter total length (TL) and maximum body depth (BD)

Show family drawings / Hide family drawings



5 species in
(see list below)
Export file

1 of 1 Jump to:

Photo by Shao, K.T.

Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 5 cm SL
Iso flosmaris Jordan & Starks, 1901

Photo by Shao, K.T.
 
Iso flosmaris
[]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Pacific Ocean
Max. Length 5 cm TL
Iso hawaiiensis Gosline, 1952

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Iso hawaiiensis
[Hawaiian surf sardine]

Photo by SFSA

Indian Ocean
Max. Length 8 cm TL
Iso natalensis Regan, 1919

Photo by SFSA
 
Iso natalensis
[Surf sprite]

Photo by FAO

Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 4 cm TL
Iso nesiotes Saeed, Ivantsoff & Crowley, 1993

Photo by FAO
 
Iso nesiotes
[Samoan surf sardine]

Photo by The Fish Database of Taiwan

Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 7.5 cm TL
Iso rhothophilus (Ogilby, 1895)

Photo by The Fish Database of Taiwan
 
Iso rhothophilus
[Flower of the wave]



5 species

Sort by: Species Length Year
1 of 1 Jump to:
Export file
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Iso flosmaris Northwest Pacific 5 SL 1901
Iso hawaiiensis Hawaiian surf sardine Pacific Ocean 5 TL 1952
Iso natalensis Surf sprite Indian Ocean 8 TL 1919
Iso nesiotes Samoan surf sardine Eastern Central Pacific 4 TL 1993
Iso rhothophilus Flower of the wave Indo-Pacific 7.5 TL 1895



Other identification tools in FishBase


Quick Identification
Identification keys
Identification by morphometrics
Identification by pictures:
          If you already know the Family, go to Search FishBase, select Family and click on 'Identification by pictures' to display all available pictures in FishBase for the family.

          If you already know the Country, go to
Search FishBase, select Country and click on 'Identification by pictures' to display all available pictures in FishBase for the country.

          If you already know the Ecosystem, go to
Search FishBase, select Ecosystem and click on 'Identification by pictures' to display all available pictures in FishBase for the ecosystem.
cfm script by eagbayani, 30.11.04, ,  php script by cmilitante, 05/11/2010 ,  last modified by cmilitante, 14/03/2013