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,
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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

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Ocellaris Clownfish

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Fish Name Ocellaris Clownfish
Scientific Name Amphiprion Ocellaris
Description: A.Ocellaris

True Percula Clownfish

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Fish Name True Percula Clownfish
Scientific Name Amphiprion Percula
Description: Percula clown pair

Yellow Tang - Hawaii

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Fish Name Yellow Tang - Hawaii
Scientific Name Zebrasoma Flavescens
Description: Nemo with his friends. But where is Dory ?

True Percula Clownfish

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Fish Name True Percula Clownfish
Scientific Name Amphiprion Percula
Description: Clownfish hiding underneath the Toadstool leather coral

Dwarf/Zebra Lionfish

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Fish Name Dwarf/Zebra Lionfish
Scientific Name Dendrochirus Zebra
Description: here is my zebra lion