Fish Species

Here’s everything about all the fish species in the world. Right from where they are found to some interesting facts about them.

Lepidophanes gaussi

Lepidophanes gaussi

Lepidophanes gaussi is a marine fish species. It’s found in the North and South Atlantic Ocean. In the Atlantic, it lives in the central areas of large circulating ocean currents (called gyres). During the day, this fish is found to dwell underwater at depths in the range of 1394 feet (425 m) to 2788 feet …

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Cavernous Assfish

Cavernous Assfish

Cavernous assfish is a deepwater marine fish species. It’s usually found in the western central Pacific Ocean, south of Papua New Guinea, and the Southern Indian Ocean. It’s also found in the Tasman Sea and off East Africa. This fish dwells underwater at depths of around 8398 to 15780 feet (2560 m to 4810 m). …

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Scoloplax baskini

Scoloplax baskini

Scoloplax baskini is a tropical freshwater fish species. It’s a new spiny dwarf catfish species from the small tributaries of the Aripuanã river in the Amazonas state of northwestern Brazil. It was discovered in the leaf litter inside the small tributaries of the Aripuanã river. Classification Given below is the scientific classification of Scoloplax baskini: …

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Great Barracuda

Great Barracuda

The great barracuda, also known as barracuda, barra, short barracuda, or Commerson’s sea pike, is a marine fish species. It’s commonly found in the western Atlantic Ocean, from Massachusetts (U.S.) to Brazil. It’s also found in the eastern Atlantic Ocean, Indo-Pacific, Caribbean, and the Red Sea, as well as in the Gulf of Mexico. This …

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Black Drummer

Black drummer

Black drummer, also known as rock blackfish, black rockfish, Eastern rock blackfish, or Eastern rock blackfish drummer, is a marine species. This fish is found in the southwest Pacific Ocean around northern New Zealand and eastern Australia. An adult black drummer prefers to live in rocky reefs at depths of around 82 feet (25 m). …

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European Pilchard

European Pilchard

European pilchard is a marine fish species. It’s also sometimes called Sardine, Iberian sardine, Atlantic-Iberian sardine, Atlanto-Iberian sardine, or Cornish sardine. This fish is found in the northeastern Atlantic Ocean, the Black Sea, and the Mediterranean Sea. It dwells at depths of 33 feet to 180 feet underwater. However, it can go up to 330 …

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Watercress Darter

Watercress Darter

The watercress darter is a freshwater species inhabiting the slow-moving water areas of springs, which are called watercress zones. Biologist Mike Howell from Stanford University first discovered this species in 1964 at Glenn Spring, Bessemer, Alabama. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has listed the watercress darter as an endangered species. It’s protected by the …

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Alligatorfish

Alligatorfish

Alligatorfish, also known as Atlantic alligatorfish or the Aleutian alligatorfish, is a saltwater fish species. This fish is found in the northwestern Atlantic Ocean, from the eastern coast of Labrador in Canada and western Greenland to Cape Cod in Massachusetts, USA. Alligatorfish are commonly found at depths of 197 feet to 492 feet. The maximum …

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