Fishes of the Galapagos

Fishes found around the Galapagos Islands.

Small
Spotted Eagle Ray 1
Aetobatus narinari
Small
Whale Shark 2
Rhincodon typus
Small
Whitetip Reef Shark 3
Triaenodon obesus
Small
Common Blacktip Shark 4
Carcharhinus limbatus
Small
Scalloped Hammerhead 5
Sphyrna lewini
Small
Golden Cownose Ray 6
Rhinoptera steindachneri
Small
Silky Shark 7
Carcharhinus falciformis
Small
Galápagos Shark 8
Carcharhinus galapagensis
Diamond Stingray
Dasyatis dipterura
Galápagos Bullhead Shark
Heterodontus quoyi
Small
Smoothtail Mobula 9
Mobula munkiana
Small
Blotched Fantail Ray 10
Taeniurops meyeni
Small
Whiptail stingray 11
Hypanus dipterurus
Small
Oceanic Manta Ray 12
Mobula birostris
Small
Spotted Boxfish 13
Ostracion meleagris
Narrow-headed Puffer
Sphoeroides angusticeps
Small
Bullseye Puffer 14
Sphoeroides annulatus
Small
White-spotted Puffer 15
Arothron hispidus
Small
Guineafowl Puffer 16
Arothron meleagris
Small
Longspined Porcupinefish 17
Diodon holocanthus
Small
Spotted Porcupinefish 16
Diodon hystrix
Small
Spotfin Burrfish 18
Chilomycterus reticulatus
Small
Bump-head Sunfish 19
Mola alexandrini
Small
Ocean Sunfish 20
Mola mola
Small
Finescale Triggerfish 16
Balistes polylepis
Small
Black Triggerfish 21
Melichthys niger
Small
Orangeside Triggerfish 16
Sufflamen verres
Small
Stone Triggerfish 11
Pseudobalistes naufragium
Small
Mexican Goatfish 16
Mulloidichthys dentatus
Small
Steel Pompano 22
Trachinotus stilbe
Small
Rainbow Runner 17
Elagatis bipinnulata
Small
Green jack 23
Caranx caballus
Small
Pacific Crevalle Jack 24
Caranx caninus
Small
Black Trevally 25
Caranx lugubris
Small
Bluefin Trevally 13
Caranx melampygus
Small
Bigeye Trevally 21
Caranx sexfasciatus
Small
Golden Trevally 26
Gnathanodon speciosus
Small
King Angelfish 27
Holacanthus passer
Small
Pelican Barracuda 11
Sphyraena idiastes
Small
Wahoo 28
Acanthocybium solandri
Small
Yellowfin Tuna 29
Thunnus albacares
Small
Yellowtail Snapper 30
Lutjanus argentiventris
Small
Pacific Cubera Snapper 31
Lutjanus novemfasciatus
Small
Blue-and-gold Snapper 27
Lutjanus viridis
Small
Barred Pargo 21
Hoplopagrus guentherii
Small
Threebanded Butterflyfish 32
Chaetodon humeralis
Small
Blacknosed Butterflyfish 27
Johnrandallia nigrirostris
Small
Giant hawkfish 13
Cirrhitus rivulatus
Pixy Hawkfish
Cirrhitichthys oxycephalus
Small
Longnose Hawkfish 13
Oxycirrhites typus
Small
Razor Surgeonfish 33
Prionurus laticlavius
Small
Yellowtail Surgeonfish 34
Prionurus punctatus
Small
Whitecheek Surgeonfish 35
Acanthurus nigricans
Small
Spotted Grouper 11
Epinephelus analogus
Small
Starry Grouper 5
Epinephelus labriformis
Small
Pacific Graysby 9
Cephalopholis panamensis
Small
Leather Bass 13
Dermatolepis dermatolepis
Small
Pacific Creolefish 21
Paranthias colonus
Small
Barred Serrano 21
Serranus psittacinus
Small
Panamic Sergeant Major 30
Abudefduf troschelii
Small
Galápagos Gregory 36
Stegastes arcifrons
Small
Bumphead damselfish 37
Microspathodon bairdii
Small
Giant Damselfish 38
Microspathodon dorsalis
Small
Scissortail Chromis 21
Chromis atrilobata
Small
Coquito Sergeant 39
Nexilosus latifrons
Small
Ocean Whitefish 40
Caulolatilus princeps
Small
Grey Grunt 41
Haemulon scudderii
Sheephead grunt
Orthopristis cantharinus
Small
Burrito Grunt 42
Anisotremus interruptus
Small
Black Striped Salema 42
Xenocys jessiae
Small
Rockmover Wrasse 43
Novaculichthys taeniourus
Small
Mexican Hogfish 22
Bodianus diplotaenia
Harlequin Wrasse
Bodianus eclancheri
Small
Chameleon Wrasse 42
Halichoeres dispilus
Small
Spinster Wrasse 42
Halichoeres nicholsi
Sunset Wrasse
Thalassoma grammaticum
Small
Cortez rainbow wrasse 27
Thalassoma lucasanum
Small
Redshoulder Wrasse 21
Stethojulis bandanensis
Small
Cortez Sea Chub 16
Kyphosus elegans
Azure parrotfish
Scarus compressus
Small
Bluebarred Parrotfish 21
Scarus ghobban
Small
Bumphead Parrotfish 21
Scarus perrico
Small
Redlip Parrotfish 44
Scarus rubroviolaceus
Loosetooth Parrotfish
Nicholsina denticulata
Small
Yellowfin Mojarra 2
Gerres cinereus
Small
Panamic Fanged Blenny 13
Ophioblennius steindachneri
Sabertooth blenny
Plagiotremus azaleus
Small
Bravo Clinid 11
Gobioclinus dendriticus
Throatspotted blenny
Malacoctenus tetranemus
Small
Galápagos Triplefin 11
Lepidonectes corallicola
Small
Moorish Idol 16
Zanclus cornutus
Small
Pacific beakfish 39
Oplegnathus insignis
Small
Blacktip Cardinalfish 45
Apogon atradorsatus
Small
Bluebottle-fish 46
Nomeus gronovii
Small
Pacific Trumpetfish 17
Aulostomus chinensis
Small
Bluespotted Cornetfish 47
Fistularia commersonii

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