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The John Dory (Zeus faber or Zeus Ocellata) also known as St. Pierre, is a species of fish with widespread distribution. They are found on the coast of South West Africa, South East Asia and Australia, the coasts of Japan, and on the coasts of Europe. ...

The Atlantic Goliath Grouper (Epinephelus itajara) or Itajara, is a species of saltwater fish of the grouper family. The Goliath Grouper is found primarily in shallow tropical waters among coral and artificial reefs at depths of up to 165 feet. Its ran...

The Yellow-headed Jawfish (Opistognathus aurifrons) is a species of fish found in coral reefs in the Caribbean Sea. The head and upper body of this species is light, but brilliant, and yellow in color slowly fading to a pearlescent blue hue. The Ye...

The Leatherjacket Fish (Oligoplites saurus) also known as the Skipjack or Leather Jack, is a species of fish in the Carangidae family. Leather Jack may refer to other fish as well and is loosely used here. This fish inhabits shallow waters of the Gulf ...

The Jack Dempsey (Rocio octofasciata) is a species of freshwater fish that is found across North and Central America (from Mexico south to the Honduras). Its common name is likened to that of the famous 1920s boxer Jack Dempsey, because of its strong f...

The Huchen or Danube Salmon (Hucho hucho) is a species of freshwater fish of the salmon family Salmonidae. It is native to the Palearctic ecozone. It occurs naturally in the Danube basin in Europe, however it has been introduced elsewhere on the contin...

The Eulachon (Thaleichthys pacificus) also known as Hooligan, Ooligan, or Candlefish, is a small fish found in marine waters along thePacific coast of North America from northern California to Alaska. Most of their adult life is spent in the ocean, but...

The Dwarf Loach (Yasuhikotakia sidthimunki) also known as the Ladderback Loach, Pygmy Loach, Chain Loach or Chain Botia, is a freshwater species of fish commonly found in the pet trade. Its natural habitat is the Mae Klong River and the Khwae Noi Rive...

The Rusty Carpetshark (Parascyllium ferrugineum) is a species of fish in the family Parascylliidae. It is found off the southern coast of Australia, between latitudes 31° S and 41° S. They are typically found in water at depths between 15 and 500...

The Canary Rockfish (Sebastes pinniger) is a species of rockfish found on the Pacific Coast from south of Shelikof Strait in the eastern Gulf of Alaska to Punta Colnett in northern Baja California. They are found around reefs or soft bottoms at typical...

The California Halibut (Paralichthys californicus) is a species of flounder that is found from Bodega Bay, California to Magdalena Bay, Baja California. They are also found as far north as the Quillayute River, British Columbia and a separate populatio...

The Burbot (Lota lota) is a species of fish that is the only freshwater member of the cod family, Gadidae. It is also known as the Lawyer and Eelpout. It is found in streams and lakes of North America and Europe above 40°N latitude. Though found in ...

The Yellow Bullhead (Ameiurus natalis) is a species of bullhead catfish. Their range extends throughout the central and eastern US from central Texas north into North Dakota and east through the Great Lakes region to the coast. Its habitat includes poo...

The Black Bullhead (Ameiurus melas) is a species of bullhead catfish. The original distribution of the black bullhead included the central plains west of the Appalachians and east of the Rockies, extending north into Saskatchewan and Manitoba, and sout...

The Yellow Boxfish (Ostracion cubicus) is a species of boxfish that can be found in the reefs of the Pacific and Indian Oceans. They are also found in the southern Atlantic Ocean. It grows to about 17.75 inches long and is, as its name suggests, bo...

The Longhorn Cowfish (Lactoria cornuta) is a species of boxfish that is a resident of the Indo-Pacific region. They are found from the Red Sea and East Africa eastward through Indonesia to Marquesas, and northward to southern Japan. They are also found...

The Spotted Trunkfish (Lactophrys bicaudalis) is a species of fish found in reefs throughout the Pacific Ocean and Indian Ocean as well as the south eastern Atlantic Ocean. It gets its name from the black spots it has covered over its yellow/golden bod...

The Bonytail Chub (Gila elegans) is a species of freshwater fish native to certain areas of Arizona, California, Colorado, Nevada and Utah in the United States. Bonytail chub prefer backwaters with rocky or muddy bottoms and flowing pools, although the...

The Atlantic Bonito (Sarda sarda) is a species of mackerel-like fish found commonly in the Atlantic Ocean where it is an important commercial and game fish. This fish travels in large schools and is common offshore in the vicinity of New York where it ...

The Boga (Leporinus obtusidens) is a species of fish endemic to South America. It inhabits the basins of the Paraná River and the Río de la Plata, the Uruguay River, and the São Francisco River (including minor rivers and tributaries). It may...