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

MEMBER TANKS

Undulate Triggerfish

saltwater fish - balistapus undulatus - undulate triggerfish stocking in 60 gallons tank - n/a
Fish Name Undulate Triggerfish
Scientific Name Balistapus Undulatus
Description: n/a

Green Mandarin

saltwater fish - synchiropus splendidus - green mandarin - 120 reef tank 
2 400 20,000K
6 55 blue PC
Tide pool 2 
tons of fish and coral and inverts
Fish Name Green Mandarin
Scientific Name Synchiropus Splendidus
Description: 120 reef tank 2 400 20,000K 6 55 blue PC Tide pool 2 tons of fish and coral and inverts

Volitan Lionfish

saltwater fish - pterois volitans - volitan lionfish stocking in 75 gallons tank - Volitan Lion Fish (Red)
Fish Name Volitan Lionfish
Scientific Name Pterois Volitans
Description: Volitan Lion Fish (Red)

Ocellaris Clownfish

saltwater fish - amphiprion ocellaris - ocellaris clownfish stocking in 125 gallons tank - Finger Leather
Fish Name Ocellaris Clownfish
Scientific Name Amphiprion Ocellaris
Description: Finger Leather

Ocellaris Clownfish

saltwater fish - amphiprion ocellaris - ocellaris clownfish stocking in 37 gallons tank - this is my clownfish and my 3 stripe damsel
Fish Name Ocellaris Clownfish
Scientific Name Amphiprion Ocellaris
Description: this is my clownfish and my 3 stripe damsel