Saltwater Aquarium Fish Species

Popular Fish Name Fish Family Scientific Name

Species suitable for beginners

Clownfish Amphiprion Percula
Damselfish Pomacentridae Chromis chromis

Species needing experienced care and large tanks

Dragonets Callionymidae Callionymus
Lionfish Scorpaenidae Pterois or Dendrochirus,

Species needing expert care and best avoided

Antennata Lionfish Scorpaenidae Pterois Antennata
Rays Rajomorphii or Batoidea Batoidea - common rays and skates Myliobatiformes - eagle rays, manta rays Pristiformes - sawfishes
Seahorse Syngnathidae Hippocampus
Sharks Selachimorpha Hexanchiformes: Examples from this group include the cow sharks, frilled shark and even a shark that


One Spot Foxface

saltwater fish - siganus unimaculatus - one spot foxface stocking in 110 gallons tank - Trigger and Foxface
Fish Name One Spot Foxface
Scientific Name Siganus Unimaculatus
Description: Trigger and Foxface

Coral Beauty Angelfish

saltwater fish - centropyge bispinosa - coral beauty angelfish stocking in 90 gallons tank - just pics
Fish Name Coral Beauty Angelfish
Scientific Name Centropyge Bispinosa
Description: just pics

Blue Spot Jawfish

saltwater fish - opistognathus rosenblatti - blue spot jawfish stocking in 90 gallons tank - Bluespot Jawfish
Fish Name Blue Spot Jawfish
Scientific Name Opistognathus Rosenblatti
Description: Bluespot Jawfish

Clown Triggerfish

saltwater fish - balistoides conspicillum - clown triggerfish stocking in 90 gallons tank - And they have a new buddie
Fish Name Clown Triggerfish
Scientific Name Balistoides Conspicillum
Description: And they have a new buddie

Green Moray Eel

saltwater fish - gymnothorax funebris - green moray eel stocking in 75 gallons tank - My new eel
Fish Name Green Moray Eel
Scientific Name Gymnothorax Funebris
Description: My new eel