Species in Tasman Sea
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Species Name Family Habitat Length (cm) Trophic Level Status
Acanthistius cinctus Yellowbanded perch Serranidae reef-associated 4.1 native
Acanthurus dussumieri Eyestripe surgeonfish Acanthuridae reef-associated 2.0 native
Acanthurus triostegus Convict surgeonfish Acanthuridae reef-associated 2.8 native
Aldrichetta forsteri Yellow-eye mullet Mugilidae demersal 2.5 native
Aldrovandia affinis Gilbert's halosaurid fish Halosauridae benthopelagic 3.3 native
Alepisaurus brevirostris Short snouted lancetfish Alepisauridae bathypelagic 3.8 native
Alepisaurus ferox Long snouted lancetfish Alepisauridae bathypelagic 4.0 native
Allocyttus verrucosus Warty dory Oreosomatidae bathypelagic 4.2 native
Allomycterus pilatus Deep-water burrfish Diodontidae demersal 3.6 native
Allothunnus fallai Slender tuna Scombridae pelagic-oceanic 3.7 native
Alopias superciliosus Bigeye thresher Alopiidae pelagic-oceanic 4.5 native
Alopias vulpinus Thresher Alopiidae pelagic-oceanic 4.5 native
Amphichaetodon howensis Lord Howe Island butterflyfish Chaetodontidae reef-associated 2.8 native
Anampses caeruleopunctatus Bluespotted wrasse Labridae reef-associated 3.4 native
Anampses elegans Elegant wrasse Labridae reef-associated 3.5 native
Antennarius striatus Striated frogfish Antennariidae reef-associated 4.2 native
Antennatus nummifer Spotfin frogfish Antennariidae reef-associated 4.2 native
Antimora rostrata Blue antimora Moridae bathypelagic 3.6 native
Antipodocottus galatheae Galathea sculpin Cottidae bathydemersal 3.2 native
Aplodactylus etheridgii Notchheaded marblefish Aplodactylidae reef-associated 2.0 native
Arctozenus risso Spotted barracudina Paralepididae bathypelagic 3.9 native
Argentina elongata Argentinidae demersal 3.4 native
Argyropelecus aculeatus Lovely hatchetfish Sternoptychidae bathypelagic 3.7 native
Argyropelecus gigas Hatchetfish Sternoptychidae bathypelagic 3.1 native
Argyropelecus hemigymnus Half-naked hatchetfish Sternoptychidae bathypelagic 3.1 native
Argyropelecus sladeni Sladen's hatchet fish Sternoptychidae bathypelagic 3.0 native
Arothron firmamentum Starry toado Tetraodontidae demersal 3.4 native
Arripis trutta Australian salmon Arripidae pelagic-neritic 4.1 native
Aseraggodes bahamondei South Pacific sole Soleidae demersal 3.7 native
Astronesthes boulengeri Boulenger's snaggletooth Stomiidae bathypelagic 4.1 native
Atypichthys latus Eastern footballer Kyphosidae benthopelagic 3.5 native
Aulacocephalus temminckii Goldribbon soapfish Serranidae reef-associated 4.0 native
Aulostomus chinensis Chinese trumpetfish Aulostomidae reef-associated 4.2 native
Auxis rochei Bullet tuna Scombridae pelagic-neritic 4.4 native
Auxis thazard Frigate tuna Scombridae pelagic-neritic 4.4 native
Avocettina acuticeps Southern snipe eel Nemichthyidae bathypelagic 3.4 native
Azygopus pinnifasciatus Banded-fin flounder Pleuronectidae demersal 3.1 native
Barbourisia rufa Velvet whalefish Barbourisiidae bathydemersal 3.3 native
Bassanago bulbiceps Swollen-headed conger eel Congridae bathydemersal 4.0 native
Bassanago hirsutus Deepsea conger Congridae demersal 4.1 native
Bathophilus abarbatus Barbless dragonfish Stomiidae pelagic-oceanic 4.2 native
Bathygadus cottoides Codheaded rattail Macrouridae bathydemersal 3.2 native
Bathylagoides argyrogaster Silver deepsea smelt Bathylagidae bathypelagic 3.3 native
Bathylagus antarcticus Antarctic deepsea smelt Bathylagidae bathypelagic 3.1 native
Bathypterois longifilis Feeler fish Ipnopidae bathydemersal 4.0 native
Bathysaurus ferox Deep-sea lizardfish Bathysauridae bathydemersal 4.3 native
Bathystethus cultratus Grey knifefish Kyphosidae pelagic-neritic 3.1 native
Bathytoshia brevicaudata Short-tail stingray Dasyatidae demersal 3.9 native
Benthalbella infans Zugmayer's pearleye Scopelarchidae bathypelagic 4.5 native
Benthodesmus elongatus Elongate frostfish Trichiuridae benthopelagic 3.9 native
Benthosema suborbitale Smallfin lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.4 native
Beryx decadactylus Alfonsino Berycidae bathydemersal 4.1 native
Beryx splendens Splendid alfonsino Berycidae benthopelagic 4.3 native
Bodianus unimaculatus Red pigfish Labridae reef-associated 3.5 native
Bolinichthys longipes Popeye lampfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.1 native
Bolinichthys nikolayi Nikolay's lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.0 native
Bolinichthys photothorax Spurcheek lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.0 native
Bolinichthys supralateralis Stubby lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.1 native
Borostomias antarcticus Snaggletooth Stomiidae bathydemersal 3.6 native
Borostomias mononema Sickle snaggletooth Stomiidae bathypelagic 4.0 native
Bovichtus variegatus Thornfish Bovichtidae benthopelagic 3.6 native
Brachaluteres taylori Taylor's inflator filefish Monacanthidae reef-associated 2.9 native
Brama brama Atlantic pomfret Bramidae pelagic-neritic 4.1 native
Brochiraja heuresa Arhynchobatidae bathydemersal 3.8 native
Brochiraja vittacauda Arhynchobatidae bathydemersal 3.8 native
Brotulotaenia crassa Violet cuskeel Ophidiidae bathypelagic 3.8 native
Caesioperca lepidoptera Butterfly perch Serranidae demersal 3.1 native
Callanthias allporti Splendid sea perch Callanthiidae reef-associated 3.4 native
Callanthias australis Magnificent splendid perch Callanthiidae reef-associated 3.1 native
Callorhinchus milii Ghost shark Callorhinchidae demersal 3.6 native
Canthigaster callisterna Clown toado Tetraodontidae demersal 3.1 native
Caprodon longimanus Pink maomao Serranidae reef-associated 3.9 native
Carangoides chrysophrys Longnose trevally Carangidae reef-associated 4.3 native
Carcharhinus amblyrhynchos Blacktail reef shark Carcharhinidae reef-associated 4.1 native
Carcharhinus brachyurus Copper shark Carcharhinidae reef-associated 4.3 native
Carcharhinus falciformis Silky shark Carcharhinidae reef-associated 4.4 native
Carcharhinus galapagensis Galapagos shark Carcharhinidae reef-associated 4.2 native
Carcharodon carcharias Great white shark Lamnidae pelagic-oceanic 4.5 native
Careproctus paxtoni Blunt-tooth snailfish Liparidae bathydemersal 3.2 native
Cataetyx niki Bythitidae bathydemersal 3.8 native
Centriscops humerosus Banded yellowfish Centriscidae bathydemersal 3.6 native
Centroberyx affinis Redfish Berycidae benthopelagic 3.8 native
Centrobranchus nigroocellatus Roundnose lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.4 native
Centrolophus niger Rudderfish Centrolophidae bathypelagic 3.9 native
Centrophorus squamosus Leafscale gulper shark Centrophoridae bathydemersal 4.5 native
Centroscymnus coelolepis Portuguese dogfish Somniosidae bathydemersal 4.5 native
Centroscymnus crepidater Longnose velvet dogfish Somniosidae bathydemersal 4.2 native
Centroscymnus owstonii Roughskin dogfish Somniosidae bathydemersal 4.5 native
Centroscymnus plunketi Plunket shark Somniosidae bathydemersal 4.5 native
Ceratias holboelli Kroyer's deep-sea angler fish Ceratiidae bathypelagic 3.2 native
Ceratias tentaculatus Southern seadevil Ceratiidae bathydemersal 3.3 native
Ceratoscopelus warmingii Warming's lantern fish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.4 native
Cetonurus crassiceps Globosehead rattail Macrouridae benthopelagic 3.5 native
Cetorhinus maximus Basking shark Cetorhinidae pelagic-oceanic 3.2 native
Chaetodon auriga Threadfin butterflyfish Chaetodontidae reef-associated 3.7 native
Chanos chanos Milkfish Chanidae benthopelagic 2.4 native
Chauliodus sloani Sloane's viperfish Stomiidae bathypelagic 4.2 native
Chaunacops spinosus Eastern tadpole coffinfish Chaunacidae bathydemersal 3.8 native
Cheilodactylus ephippium Painted moki Cheilodactylidae demersal 3.5 native
Cheilodactylus fuscus Red morwong Cheilodactylidae reef-associated 2.8 native
Cheilodactylus nigripes Magpie perch Cheilodactylidae reef-associated 3.1 native
Cheilodactylus spectabilis Red moki Cheilodactylidae demersal 3.4 native
Cheilodactylus vittatus Hawaiian morwong Cheilodactylidae reef-associated 3.4 native
Cheilopogon pinnatibarbatus melanocercus Exocoetidae pelagic-neritic 3.3 native
Chelidonichthys kumu Bluefin gurnard Triglidae demersal 3.7 native
Chimaera lignaria Carpenter's chimaera Chimaeridae bathydemersal 3.7 native
Chironemus marmoratus Kelpfish Chironemidae reef-associated 3.7 native
Chlamydoselachus anguineus Frilled shark Chlamydoselachidae bathydemersal 4.2 native
Chromis hypsilepis Brown puller Pomacentridae reef-associated 2.7 native
Chromis vanderbilti Vanderbilt's chromis Pomacentridae reef-associated 3.2 native
Cirrhigaleus barbifer Mandarin dogfish Squalidae bathydemersal 4.0 native
Cirripectes alboapicalis Blackblotch blenny Blenniidae reef-associated 2.0 native
Cirripectes castaneus Chestnut eyelash-blenny Blenniidae reef-associated 2.0 native
Coccorella atlantica Atlantic sabretooth Evermannellidae bathypelagic 4.3 native
Coelorinchus fasciatus Banded whiptail Macrouridae bathydemersal 3.9 native
Coelorinchus innotabilis Notable whiptail Macrouridae bathydemersal 3.3 native
Coelorinchus kaiyomaru Campbell whiptail Macrouridae bathydemersal 3.3 native
Coelorinchus matamua Mahia whiptail Macrouridae bathydemersal 3.5 native
Coelorinchus maurofasciatus Dark banded rattail Macrouridae bathydemersal 3.6 native
Coelorinchus parvifasciatus Small banded rattail Macrouridae bathydemersal 3.5 native
Conger verreauxi Conger Congridae reef-associated 4.2 native
Conger wilsoni Cape conger Congridae reef-associated 3.5 native
Conocara paxtoni Alepocephalidae bathypelagic 3.5 native
Contusus richei Prickly toadfish Tetraodontidae demersal 3.4 native
Coris picta Comb wrasse Labridae reef-associated 3.4 native
Coris sandeyeri Sandager's wrasse Labridae reef-associated 3.6 native
Coryphaenoides mcmillani McMillan's whiptail Macrouridae bathypelagic 3.5 native
Coryphaenoides serrulatus Serrulate whiptail Macrouridae bathydemersal 3.5 native
Coryphaenoides striaturus Striate whiptail Macrouridae bathypelagic 3.5 native
Cristiceps aurantiacus Golden weedfish Clinidae benthopelagic 4.0 native
Cryptopsaras couesii Triplewart seadevil Ceratiidae bathypelagic 4.5 native
Cyclothone braueri Garrick Gonostomatidae bathypelagic 3.1 native
Cyclothone microdon Veiled anglemouth Gonostomatidae bathypelagic 3.0 native
Cyclothone pallida Tan bristlemouth Gonostomatidae bathypelagic 3.2 native
Cyclothone pseudopallida Slender bristlemouth Gonostomatidae bathypelagic 3.1 native
Cyttus novaezealandiae New Zealand dory Cyttidae demersal 3.7 native
Dactyloptena orientalis Oriental flying gurnard Dactylopteridae reef-associated 3.7 native
Dalatias licha Kitefin shark Dalatiidae bathydemersal 4.2 native
Dasyatis thetidis Thorntail stingray Dasyatidae demersal 3.5 native
Deania calcea Birdbeak dogfish Centrophoridae bathydemersal 4.3 native
Deania quadrispinosa Longsnout dogfish Centrophoridae bathydemersal 4.5 native
Decapterus muroadsi Amberstripe scad Carangidae pelagic-oceanic 3.4 native
Dermatopsis macrodon Eastern yellow blindfish Bythitidae reef-associated 3.2 native
Desmodema polystictum Polka-dot ribbonfish Trachipteridae bathypelagic 4.2 native
Diaphus bertelseni Bertelsen's lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.1 native
Diaphus brachycephalus Short-headed lantern fish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.1 native
Diaphus danae Dana lanternfish Myctophidae pelagic-oceanic 3.3 native
Diaphus effulgens Headlight fish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.0 native
Diaphus fragilis Fragile lantern fish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.1 native
Diaphus garmani Garman's lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.1 native
Diaphus hudsoni Hudson's lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.3 native
Diaphus luetkeni Luetken's lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.8 native
Diaphus meadi Mead's lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.0 native
Diaphus metopoclampus Spothead lantern fish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.3 native
Diaphus mollis Soft lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.0 native
Diaphus ostenfeldi Ostenfeld's lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.2 native
Diaphus parri Parr's lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.1 native
Diaphus perspicillatus Transparent lantern fish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.1 native
Diaphus splendidus Horned lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.0 native
Diaphus termophilus Taaning's lantern fish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.1 native
Diastobranchus capensis Basketwork eel Synaphobranchidae bathydemersal 4.4 native
Diodon hystrix Spot-fin porcupinefish Diodontidae reef-associated 4.0 native
Diogenichthys atlanticus Longfin lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.1 native
Diplophos taenia Pacific portholefish Gonostomatidae bathypelagic 3.2 native
Diretmichthys parini Parin's spinyfish Diretmidae bathypelagic 3.5 native
Dolopichthys pullatus Lobed dreamer Oneirodidae bathypelagic 3.6 native
Echeneis naucrates Live sharksucker Echeneidae reef-associated 3.7 native
Echiodon cryomargarites Messmate Carapidae bathydemersal 3.8 native
Echiodon rendahli Messmate fish Carapidae demersal 3.5 native
Echiostoma barbatum Threadfin dragonfish Stomiidae bathypelagic 4.1 native
Elagatis bipinnulata Rainbow runner Carangidae reef-associated 4.3 native
Electrona risso Electric lantern fish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.4 native
Emmelichthys nitidus nitidus Cape bonnetmouth Emmelichthyidae bathydemersal 3.4 native
Enchelycore ramosa Mosaic moray Muraenidae reef-associated 4.7 native
Engraulis australis Australian anchovy Engraulidae pelagic-neritic 3.0 native
Enneapterygius rufopileus Redcap triplefin Tripterygiidae reef-associated 3.2 native
Epigonus denticulatus Pencil cardinal Epigonidae bathydemersal 3.4 native
Epigonus lenimen Big-eyed cardinalfish Epigonidae bathydemersal 3.6 native
Epigonus robustus Robust cardinalfish Epigonidae bathydemersal 3.4 native
Epinephelus daemelii Saddletail grouper Serranidae reef-associated 4.0 native
Epinephelus rivulatus Halfmoon grouper Serranidae reef-associated 3.6 native
Eptatretus cirrhatus Broadgilled hagfish Myxinidae bathydemersal 5.0 native
Etmopterus lucifer Blackbelly lanternshark Etmopteridae pelagic-oceanic 4.2 native
Etmopterus molleri Mollers lantern shark Etmopteridae pelagic-oceanic 4.2 native
Etmopterus pusillus Smooth lanternshark Etmopteridae bathydemersal 4.2 native
Euclichthys polynemus Eucla cod Euclichthyidae bathydemersal 3.6 native
Euleptorhamphus viridis Ribbon halfbeak Hemiramphidae pelagic-oceanic 3.4 native
Eurypharynx pelecanoides Pelican eel Eurypharyngidae bathypelagic 4.1 native
Eurypleuron owasianum Eel pearlfish Carapidae bathydemersal 3.6 native
Eustomias australensis Australian dragonfish Stomiidae bathypelagic 3.9 native
Eustomias enbarbatus Barbate dragonfish Stomiidae pelagic-oceanic 4.5 native
Eustomias satterleei Twinray dragonfish Stomiidae bathypelagic 4.3 native
Eustomias schmidti Schmidt's dragonfish Stomiidae bathypelagic 4.2 native
Evermannella balbo Balbo sabretooth Evermannellidae bathypelagic 4.2 native
Evermannella indica Indian sabretooth Evermannellidae bathypelagic 4.1 native
Evistias acutirostris Striped boarfish Pentacerotidae reef-associated 3.5 native
Exocoetus obtusirostris Oceanic two-wing flyingfish Exocoetidae pelagic-neritic 3.0 native
Favonigobius lateralis Southern longfin goby Gobiidae demersal 3.5 native
Fistularia commersonii Bluespotted cornetfish Fistulariidae reef-associated 4.3 native
Flagellostomias boureei Longbarb dragonfish Stomiidae bathypelagic 4.6 native
Foetorepus calauropomus Common stinkfish Callionymidae demersal 3.4 native
Foetorepus phasis Bight stinkfish Callionymidae bathydemersal 3.3 native
Forcipiger flavissimus Longnose butterfly fish Chaetodontidae reef-associated 3.1 native
Galeocerdo cuvier Tiger shark Carcharhinidae benthopelagic 4.6 native
Galeorhinus galeus Tope shark Triakidae benthopelagic 4.3 native
Gasterochisma melampus Butterfly kingfish Scombridae pelagic-oceanic 4.3 native
Gempylus serpens Snake mackerel Gempylidae pelagic-oceanic 4.3 native
Genicanthus semicinctus Halfbanded angelfish Pomacanthidae reef-associated 3.4 native
Genypterus blacodes Pink cusk-eel Ophidiidae bathydemersal 4.2 native
Geotria australis Pouched lamprey Geotriidae demersal 4.5 native
Gigantactis paxtoni Paxton's whipnose Gigantactinidae bathypelagic 4.2 native
Girella tricuspidata Parore Kyphosidae benthopelagic 2.1 native
Glossanodon australis Southern herring smelt Argentinidae demersal 3.1 native
Glossanodon elongatus Argentinidae bathydemersal 3.1 native
Gnathophis habenatus Little conger eel Congridae demersal 3.9 native
Gnathophis umbrellabius Umbrella conger Congridae demersal 3.9 native
Gonichthys barnesi Barne's lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.2 native
Gonorynchus forsteri Gonorynchidae demersal 2.0 native
Gonorynchus gonorynchus Beaked salmon Gonorynchidae demersal 3.3 native
Gonorynchus greyi Gonorynchidae demersal 2.1 native
Gymnothorax eurostus Abbott's moray eel Muraenidae reef-associated 4.1 native
Gymnothorax nubilus Grey moray Muraenidae demersal 4.0 native
Gymnothorax obesus Griffin's moray Muraenidae reef-associated 4.3 native
Gymnothorax prasinus Yellow moray Muraenidae reef-associated 4.1 native
Gymnothorax prionodon Australian mottled moray Muraenidae reef-associated 4.2 native
Halargyreus johnsonii Slender codling Moridae bathypelagic 3.4 native
Halichoeres margaritaceus Pink-belly wrasse Labridae reef-associated 3.7 native
Halosaurus pectoralis Australian halosaur Halosauridae bathydemersal 3.4 native
Haplomacrourus nudirostris Naked snout rattail Macrouridae bathypelagic 3.6 native
Haplophryne mollis Soft leafvent angler Linophrynidae bathypelagic 4.0 native
Harriotta raleighana Pacific longnose chimaera Rhinochimaeridae bathydemersal 3.5 native
Helicolenus percoides Red gurnard perch Sebastidae demersal 4.0 native
Heniochus diphreutes False moorish idol Chaetodontidae reef-associated 3.4 native
Heptranchias perlo Sharpnose sevengill shark Hexanchidae bathydemersal 4.2 native
Herwigia kreffti Krefft's smooth-head Alepocephalidae bathypelagic 3.5 native
Heterodontus portusjacksoni Port Jackson shark Heterodontidae demersal 3.5 native
Hexanchus griseus Bluntnose sixgill shark Hexanchidae bathydemersal 4.5 native
Himantolophus appelii Prickly footballfish Himantolophidae bathypelagic 4.0 native
Himantolophus stewarti Himantolophidae bathydemersal 4.1 native
Hime japonica Japanese thread-sail fish Aulopidae demersal 4.0 native
Hime pyrhistion Flaming flagfin Aulopidae demersal 4.0 native
Hippocampus abdominalis Big-belly seahorse Syngnathidae demersal 3.4 native
Hirundichthys speculiger Mirrorwing flyingfish Exocoetidae pelagic-oceanic 3.0 native
Histiobranchus bathybius Deep-water arrowtooth eel Synaphobranchidae benthopelagic 4.2 native
Histiobranchus bruuni Bruun's cutthroat Synaphobranchidae benthopelagic 4.1 native
Histrio histrio Sargassumfish Antennariidae reef-associated 3.9 native
Holtbyrnia laticauda Tusked tubeshoulder Platytroctidae bathypelagic 3.3 native
Hoplichthys haswelli Armoured flathead Hoplichthyidae bathydemersal 3.7 native
Hoplostethus atlanticus Orange roughy Trachichthyidae bathypelagic 4.3 native
Hoplostethus melanopeza New Zealand giant sawbelly Trachichthyidae pelagic-oceanic 3.7 native
Howella brodiei Pelagic basslet Howellidae bathypelagic 3.2 native
Hygophum hanseni Hansen's lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.2 native
Hygophum hygomii Bermuda lantern fish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.0 native
Hygophum proximum Firefly lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.2 native
Hygophum reinhardtii Reinhardt's lantern fish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.2 native
Hymenocephalus fuscus Black membranehead Macrouridae bathypelagic 3.3 native
Hymenocephalus maculicaudus Spottytail membranehead Macrouridae benthopelagic 3.3 native
Hyperoglyphe antarctica Bluenose warehou Centrolophidae benthopelagic 4.0 native
Ichthyococcus ovatus Lightfish Phosichthyidae bathypelagic 3.4 native
Idiacanthus atlanticus Black dragonfish Stomiidae bathypelagic 4.0 native
Idiacanthus fasciola Ribbon sawtail fish Stomiidae bathypelagic 3.9 native
Idiotropiscis lumnitzeri Sydney's pygmy pipehorse Syngnathidae reef-associated 3.2 native
Isistius brasiliensis Cookie cutter shark Dalatiidae bathypelagic 4.3 native
Istiompax indica Black marlin Istiophoridae pelagic-oceanic 4.5 native
Istiophorus platypterus Indo-Pacific sailfish Istiophoridae pelagic-oceanic 4.5 native
Isurus oxyrinchus Shortfin mako Lamnidae pelagic-oceanic 4.5 native
Kajikia audax Striped marlin Istiophoridae pelagic-oceanic 4.5 native
Katsuwonus pelamis Skipjack tuna Scombridae pelagic-oceanic 4.4 native
Kuronezumia bubonis Bulbous rattail Macrouridae benthopelagic 3.6 native
Kuronezumia leonis Snubnose whiptail Macrouridae benthopelagic 3.5 native
Kyphosus sydneyanus Silver drummer Kyphosidae demersal 2.0 native
Labracoglossa nitida Blue knifefish Kyphosidae pelagic-neritic 3.1 native
Lamna nasus Porbeagle Lamnidae pelagic-oceanic 4.5 native
Lampadena luminosa Luminous lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.2 native
Lampadena notialis Notal lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.2 native
Lampadena speculigera Mirror lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.2 native
Lampadena urophaos Sunbeam lampfish Myctophidae pelagic-oceanic 3.2 native
Lampanyctodes hectoris Hector's lanternfish Myctophidae pelagic-oceanic 3.2 native
Lampanyctus australis Southern lanternfish Myctophidae pelagic-oceanic 3.3 native
Lampanyctus festivus Festive lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.3 native
Lampanyctus intricarius Diamondcheek lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.4 native
Lampanyctus lepidolychnus Mermaid lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.2 native
Lampanyctus macdonaldi Rakery beaconlamp Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.1 native
Lampanyctus nobilis Noble lampfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.1 native
Lampanyctus pusillus Pygmy lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.4 native
Lampichthys procerus Blackhead lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.1 native
Lampris guttatus Opah Lampridae bathypelagic 4.2 native
Latridopsis ciliaris Blue moki Latridae demersal 3.7 native
Latridopsis forsteri Bastard trumpeter Latridae demersal 3.6 native
Latris lineata Striped trumpeter Latridae pelagic 3.7 native
Latropiscis purpurissatus Sergeant baker Aulopidae reef-associated 4.0 native
Lepidion inosimae Morid cod Moridae benthopelagic 3.5 native
Lepidion microcephalus Small-headed cod Moridae bathydemersal 3.5 native
Lepidion schmidti Schmidt's cod Moridae bathydemersal 3.6 native
Lepidocybium flavobrunneum Escolar Gempylidae benthopelagic 4.3 native
Lepidoperca magna Sharphead perch Serranidae demersal 3.5 native
Lepidopus caudatus Silver scabbardfish Trichiuridae benthopelagic 3.8 native
Leptoscarus vaigiensis Marbled parrotfish Scaridae reef-associated 2.0 native
Lestidiops jayakari Pacific barracudina Paralepididae bathypelagic 4.2 native
Lestidium nudum Deep water pike smelt Paralepididae bathypelagic 3.0 native
Lioscorpius trifasciatus Tripleband scorpionfish Setarchidae benthopelagic 3.2 native
Lipolagus ochotensis Eared blacksmelt Bathylagidae bathypelagic 3.3 native
Lobianchia gemellarii Cocco's lantern fish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.0 native
Lophonectes gallus Crested flounder Bothidae demersal 3.5 native
Lotella phycis Beardie Moridae demersal 3.5 native
Lotella rhacina Rock cod Moridae demersal 3.5 native
Loweina rara Laura's lantern fish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.2 native
Luciosudis normani Paperbones Notosudidae bathypelagic 3.3 native
Lutjanus kasmira Common bluestripe snapper Lutjanidae reef-associated 3.9 native
Macroramphosus scolopax Longspine snipefish Centriscidae demersal 3.5 native
Macruronus novaezelandiae Blue grenadier Merlucciidae benthopelagic 4.5 native
Makaira mazara Indo-Pacific blue marlin Istiophoridae pelagic-oceanic 4.5 native
Malacosteus australis Southern stoplight loosejaw Stomiidae bathydemersal 4.1 native
Malacosteus niger Stoplight loosejaw Stomiidae bathypelagic 3.7 native
Margrethia obtusirostra Bighead portholefish Gonostomatidae bathypelagic 3.5 native
Maurolicus australis Pennant pearlside Sternoptychidae bathypelagic 3.1 native
Maurolicus muelleri Silvery lightfish Sternoptychidae bathypelagic 3.0 native
Melamphaes contradictorius Melamphaidae bathypelagic 3.3 native
Melamphaes suborbitalis Shoulderspine bigscale Melamphaidae bathypelagic 3.8 native
Melanocetus johnsonii Humpback anglerfish Melanocetidae bathypelagic 4.1 native
Melanolagus bericoides Bigscale deepsea smelt Bathylagidae bathypelagic 3.4 native
Melanonus gracilis Pelagic cod Melanonidae bathypelagic 3.5 native
Melanonus zugmayeri Arrowtail Melanonidae bathypelagic 3.5 native
Melanostomias tentaculatus Tentacle dragonfish Stomiidae bathypelagic 4.2 native
Melanostomias valdiviae Valdivia black dragon fish Stomiidae bathypelagic 4.2 native
Metavelifer multiradiatus Spinyfin velifer Veliferidae benthopelagic 3.7 native
Metelectrona ventralis Flaccid lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.3 native
Meuschenia scaber Velvet leatherjacket Monacanthidae demersal 2.8 native
Microstoma microstoma Slender argentine Microstomatidae bathypelagic 3.4 native
Mitsukurina owstoni Goblin shark Mitsukurinidae bathydemersal 4.1 native
Mola alexandrini Bumphead sunfish Molidae pelagic-oceanic 3.8 native
Mola mola Ocean sunfish Molidae pelagic-oceanic 3.3 native
Monacoa grimaldii Mirrorbelly Opisthoproctidae bathypelagic 4.0 native
Mora moro Common mora Moridae bathypelagic 3.8 native
Mugil cephalus Flathead grey mullet Mugilidae benthopelagic 2.5 native
Mulloidichthys vanicolensis Yellowfin goatfish Mullidae reef-associated 3.6 native
Myctophum asperum Prickly lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.7 native
Myctophum nitidulum Pearly lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.4 native
Myctophum selenops Wisner's lantern fish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.3 native
Myrichthys maculosus Tiger snake eel Ophichthidae reef-associated 3.6 native
Myripristis berndti Blotcheye soldierfish Holocentridae reef-associated 3.7 native
Nannobrachium achirus Lantern fish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.2 native
Nannobrachium atrum Dusky lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.2 questionable
Naucrates ductor Pilotfish Carangidae reef-associated 3.4 native
Nealotus tripes Black snake mackerel Gempylidae bathypelagic 4.2 native
Nelusetta ayraud Chinaman-leatherjacket Monacanthidae demersal 3.7 native
Nemadactylus douglasii Porae Cheilodactylidae demersal 3.4 native
Nemadactylus macropterus Tarakihi Cheilodactylidae demersal 3.4 native
Neocyttus rhomboidalis Spiky oreo Oreosomatidae bathypelagic 3.6 native
Neonesthes capensis Cape snaggletooth Stomiidae bathypelagic 4.0 native
Neonesthes microcephalus Smallhead snaggletooth Stomiidae bathypelagic 3.8 native
Neoscopelus microchir Shortfin neoscopelid Neoscopelidae bathypelagic 3.2 native
Nessorhamphus ingolfianus Duckbill oceanic eel Derichthyidae bathypelagic 3.5 native
Nettastoma parviceps Duck-billed eel Nettastomatidae benthopelagic 3.5 native
Nezumia namatahi Squashed face rattail Macrouridae bathydemersal 3.3 native
Nomeus gronovii Man-of-war fish Nomeidae demersal 3.7 native
Notacanthus sexspinis Spiny-back eel Notacanthidae bathydemersal 3.0 native
Notocirrhitus splendens Splendid hawkfish Cirrhitidae reef-associated 4.0 native
Notolabrus fucicola Yellow-saddled wrasse Labridae reef-associated 3.7 native
Notolabrus inscriptus Inscribed wrasse Labridae reef-associated 3.7 native
Notolychnus valdiviae Topside lampfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.1 native
Notophycis marginata Dwarf codling Moridae benthopelagic 3.4 native
Notopogon fernandezianus Orange bellowfish Centriscidae bathydemersal 3.4 native
Notorynchus cepedianus Broadnose sevengill shark Hexanchidae demersal 4.7 native
Notoscopelus caudispinosus Lobisomem Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.2 native
Notoscopelus resplendens Patchwork lampfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.0 native
Odontaspis ferox Smalltooth sand tiger Odontaspididae benthopelagic 4.2 native
Odontomacrurus murrayi Roundhead grenadier Macrouridae bathypelagic 4.5 native
Omosudis lowii Omosudid Omosudidae bathypelagic 4.3 native
Ophisurus serpens Serpent eel Ophichthidae demersal 4.1 native
Opistognathus elizabethensis Elizabeth reef jawfish Opistognathidae demersal 3.4 native
Opostomias micripnus Obese dragonfish Stomiidae bathypelagic 4.7 native
Optivus elongatus Slender roughy Trachichthyidae reef-associated 3.5 native
Oreosoma atlanticum Ox-eyed oreo Oreosomatidae bathydemersal 3.4 native
Ostorhinchus doederleini Doederlein's cardinalfish Apogonidae reef-associated 3.6 native
Ostracion cubicus Yellow boxfish Ostraciidae reef-associated 3.4 native
Oxynotus bruniensis Prickly dogfish Oxynotidae bathydemersal 4.0 native
Pagrus auratus Silver seabream Sparidae reef-associated 3.6 native
Parablennius laticlavius Blenniidae benthopelagic 3.4 native
Paracaesio xanthura Yellowtail blue snapper Lutjanidae reef-associated 3.4 native
Paraliparis eastmani Thickskin snailfish Liparidae bathydemersal 3.5 native
Paraulopus balteatus Banded cucumberfish Paraulopidae pelagic-oceanic 4.2 native
Paraulopus nigripinnis Cucumber fish Paraulopidae demersal 4.1 native
Paraulopus okamurai Piedtip cucumberfish Paraulopidae bathydemersal 4.0 native
Paristiopterus labiosus Giant boarfish Pentacerotidae demersal 3.3 native
Parma alboscapularis Black scalyfin Pomacentridae reef-associated 2.7 native
Parma polylepis Banded parma Pomacentridae reef-associated 2.7 native
Parupeneus spilurus Blackspot goatfish Mullidae reef-associated 3.5 native
Pempheris compressa Smallscale bullseye Pempheridae reef-associated 3.5 native
Pentaceros decacanthus Bigspined boarfish Pentacerotidae bathydemersal 3.4 native
Pentaceros richardsoni Pelagic armourhead Pentacerotidae pelagic-oceanic 3.5 native
Persparsia kopua Spangled tubeshoulder Platytroctidae pelagic-oceanic 3.2 native
Phenacoscorpius longirostris Longsnout No-line Scorpionfish Scorpaenidae demersal 3.5 native
Phosichthys argenteus Silver lightfish Phosichthyidae bathypelagic 4.0 native
Photonectes achirus Stomiidae bathypelagic 3.7 native
Photonectes braueri Brauer's dragonfish Stomiidae bathypelagic 4.1 native
Physiculus luminosa Luminescent cod Moridae bathydemersal 3.4 native
Physiculus therosideros Scalyfin cod Moridae bathypelagic 3.4 native
Plagiogeneion rubiginosum Rubyfish Emmelichthyidae bathydemersal 3.4 native
Plectranthias maculicauda Spot-tail perchlet Serranidae demersal 3.8 native
Plesiops insularis Island longfin Plesiopidae reef-associated 3.5 native
Polyipnus aquavitus Aquavit hatchetfish Sternoptychidae benthopelagic 3.1 native
Polyipnus kiwiensis Kiwi hatchetfish Sternoptychidae benthopelagic 3.3 native
Polyipnus ruggeri Rugby hatchetfish Sternoptychidae benthopelagic 3.2 native
Polymetme corythaeola Rendezvous fish Phosichthyidae benthopelagic 4.4 native
Polyprion oxygeneios Hapuku wreckfish Polyprionidae demersal 4.4 native
Prionace glauca Blue shark Carcharhinidae pelagic-oceanic 4.3 native
Prionurus maculatus Yellowspotted sawtail Acanthuridae reef-associated 2.0 native
Pristilepis oligolepis Spinyface soldier Holocentridae reef-associated 4.0 native
Protomyctophum normani Norman's lanterrnfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.3 native
Protomyctophum parallelum Parallel lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.3 native
Protomyctophum subparallelum Subparallel lanternfish Myctophidae pelagic-oceanic 3.2 native
Psednos balushkini Palemouth snailfish Liparidae bathydemersal 3.3 native
Psenes pellucidus Bluefin driftfish Nomeidae bathypelagic 3.8 native
Pseudocaranx dentex White trevally Carangidae reef-associated 3.9 native
Pseudocyttus maculatus Smooth oreo dory Oreosomatidae bathydemersal 3.6 native
Pseudojuloides elongatus Long green wrasse Labridae reef-associated 3.4 native
Pseudolabrus luculentus Orange wrasse Labridae demersal 3.3 native
Pseudophycis bachus Red codling Moridae demersal 4.5 native
Pseudophycis barbata Southern bastard codling Moridae demersal 3.5 native
Pseudophycis breviuscula Northern bastard codling Moridae reef-associated 3.7 native
Pteraclis velifera Spotted fanfish Bramidae pelagic-oceanic 4.2 native
Pterois volitans Red lionfish Scorpaenidae reef-associated 4.3 native
Pteroplatytrygon violacea Pelagic stingray Dasyatidae pelagic-oceanic 4.4 native
Pterygotrigla picta Spotted gurnard Triglidae bathydemersal 4.5 native
Pterygotrigla polyommata Latchet Triglidae demersal 3.8 native
Pyramodon punctatus Dogtooth pearlfish Carapidae benthopelagic 3.7 native
Regalecus glesne King of herrings Regalecidae pelagic-oceanic 3.2 native
Remora brachyptera Spearfish remora Echeneidae pelagic-oceanic 3.5 native
Remora osteochir Marlin sucker Echeneidae pelagic-oceanic 3.5 native
Remora remora Shark sucker Echeneidae reef-associated 3.5 native
Rexea antefurcata Long-finned escolar Gempylidae benthopelagic 4.4 native
Rexea solandri Silver gemfish Gempylidae benthopelagic 4.3 native
Rhinecanthus rectangulus Wedge-tail triggerfish Balistidae reef-associated 3.5 native
Rhinochimaera pacifica Pacific spookfish Rhinochimaeridae benthopelagic 3.6 native
Rhynchohyalus natalensis Glasshead barreleye Opisthoproctidae pelagic-oceanic 3.7 native
Rosenblattia robusta Stout cardinalfish Epigonidae bathypelagic 3.3 native
Rouleina squamilatera Bluntsnout slickhead Alepocephalidae bathypelagic 3.5 native
Rubicundus eos Myxinidae bathydemersal 4.3 native
Ruvettus pretiosus Oilfish Gempylidae benthopelagic 4.2 native
Saccopharynx schmidti Whiptail gulper Saccopharyngidae bathypelagic 4.2 native
Sarda australis Australian bonito Scombridae pelagic-neritic 4.5 native
Schedophilus huttoni New Zealand ruffe Centrolophidae bathypelagic 4.1 native
Schedophilus maculatus Pelagic butterfish Centrolophidae pelagic-oceanic 3.3 native
Schedophilus velaini Violet warehou Centrolophidae bathypelagic 4.2 native
Scomber australasicus Blue mackerel Scombridae pelagic-neritic 4.2 native
Scopelogadus beanii Bean's bigscale Melamphaidae bathypelagic 3.9 native
Scopelopsis multipunctatus Multispotted lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.0 native
Scopelosaurus ahlstromi Ahlstrom's waryfish Notosudidae pelagic-oceanic 3.3 native
Scopelosaurus hamiltoni Smallscale waryfish Notosudidae benthopelagic 3.3 native
Scopelosaurus meadi Blackring waryfish Notosudidae benthopelagic 3.3 native
Scorpaena bulacephala Bullhead scorpionfish Scorpaenidae demersal 3.5 native
Scorpaena cardinalis Eastern red scorpionfish Scorpaenidae reef-associated 3.5 native
Scorpaena papillosa Red rock cod Scorpaenidae demersal 4.0 native
Scorpaenodes scaber Pygmy scorpionfish Scorpaenidae reef-associated 3.6 native
Scorpaenopsis insperatus Sydney scorpionfish Scorpaenidae demersal 3.5 endemic
Scorpis lineolata Silver sweep Kyphosidae reef-associated 3.1 native
Scorpis violacea Blue maomao Kyphosidae benthopelagic 3.1 native
Seriola dumerili Greater amberjack Carangidae reef-associated 4.7 native
Seriola hippos Samson fish Carangidae pelagic-neritic 4.6 native
Seriola lalandi Yellowtail amberjack Carangidae benthopelagic 4.2 native
Seriola rivoliana Longfin yellowtail Carangidae reef-associated 4.4 native
Seriolella brama Common warehou Centrolophidae benthopelagic 3.7 native
Seriolella caerulea White warehou Centrolophidae pelagic-neritic 3.2 native
Seriolella punctata Silver warehou Centrolophidae benthopelagic 3.5 native
Serrivomer bertini Thread eel Serrivomeridae pelagic-oceanic 3.8 native
Sigmops bathyphilus Spark anglemouth Gonostomatidae bathypelagic 3.5 native
Simenchelys parasitica Snubnosed eel Synaphobranchidae bathydemersal 3.7 native
Solegnathus spinosissimus Spiny pipehorse Syngnathidae demersal 3.5 native
Sphoeroides pachygaster Blunthead puffer Tetraodontidae benthopelagic 4.2 native
Sphyrna zygaena Smooth hammerhead Sphyrnidae pelagic-oceanic 4.9 native
Sprattus novaehollandiae Australian sprat Clupeidae pelagic-neritic 2.8 native
Squalus mitsukurii Shortspine spurdog Squalidae benthopelagic 4.4 native
Stegastes fasciolatus Pacific gregory Pomacentridae reef-associated 2.2 native
Stegastes gascoynei Coral sea gregory Pomacentridae reef-associated 2.1 native
Stemonosudis elegans Tailspot barracudina Paralepididae bathypelagic 3.3 native
Stemonosudis macrura Paralepididae bathypelagic 3.6 native
Stethojulis bandanensis Red shoulder wrasse Labridae reef-associated 3.2 native
Stigmatopora nigra Wide-bodied pipefish Syngnathidae demersal 3.3 native
Stomias boa boa Boa dragonfish Stomiidae bathypelagic 4.0 native
Stomias gracilis Stomiidae bathypelagic 4.1 native
Suezichthys arquatus Rainbow slender wrasse Labridae reef-associated 3.5 native
Suezichthys aylingi Crimson cleaner fish Labridae reef-associated 3.5 native
Symbolophorus barnardi Barnards lanternfishes Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.1 native
Symbolophorus evermanni Evermann's lantern fish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.4 native
Symphurus australis Cynoglossidae bathydemersal 3.3 native
Synaphobranchus affinis Grey cutthroat Synaphobranchidae benthopelagic 4.3 native
Synodus doaki Arrowtooth lizardfish Synodontidae reef-associated 4.1 native
Synodus similis Lavender lizardfish Synodontidae reef-associated 4.0 native
Synodus variegatus Variegated lizardfish Synodontidae reef-associated 4.2 native
Taaningichthys bathyphilus Deepwater lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.1 native
Tetragonurus cuvieri Smalleye squaretail Tetragonuridae bathypelagic 3.8 native
Tetrapturus angustirostris Shortbill spearfish Istiophoridae pelagic-oceanic 4.5 native
Thalassoma amblycephalum Bluntheaded wrasse Labridae reef-associated 3.1 native
Thalassoma jansenii Jansen's wrasse Labridae reef-associated 3.0 native
Thalassoma lunare Moon wrasse Labridae reef-associated 3.5 native
Thalassoma lutescens Yellow-brown wrasse Labridae reef-associated 3.7 native
Thalassoma purpureum Surge wrasse Labridae reef-associated 3.7 native
Thalassoma trilobatum Christmas wrasse Labridae reef-associated 3.8 native
Thunnus alalunga Albacore Scombridae pelagic-oceanic 4.3 native
Thunnus albacares Yellowfin tuna Scombridae pelagic-oceanic 4.4 native
Thunnus maccoyii Southern bluefin tuna Scombridae pelagic-oceanic 3.9 native
Thunnus obesus Bigeye tuna Scombridae pelagic-oceanic 4.4 native
Thunnus tonggol Longtail tuna Scombridae pelagic-neritic 4.5 native
Thyrsites atun Snoek Gempylidae benthopelagic 3.6 native
Torquigener altipinnis Tetraodontidae demersal 3.3 native
Trachinocephalus myops Snakefish Synodontidae reef-associated 4.4 native
Trachipterus jacksonensis Blackflash ribbonfish Trachipteridae bathypelagic 3.6 native
Trachurus declivis Greenback horse mackerel Carangidae benthopelagic 3.9 native
Trachurus novaezelandiae Yellowtail horse mackerel Carangidae pelagic-oceanic 3.2 native
Trachypoma macracanthus Toadstool groper Serranidae benthopelagic 3.5 native
Trachyrincus longirostris Slender unicorn rattail Macrouridae bathydemersal 3.6 native
Trigonolampa miriceps Threelight dragonfish Stomiidae bathypelagic 4.5 native
Triphoturus nigrescens Highseas lampfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 3.1 native
Tripterophycis gilchristi Grenadier cod Moridae bathydemersal 3.0 native
Tubbia stewarti Seamount Rudderfish Centrolophidae bathypelagic 3.8 native
Upeneichthys lineatus Blue-striped mullet Mullidae demersal 3.1 native
Vinciguerria attenuata Slender lightfish Phosichthyidae bathypelagic 3.0 native
Vinciguerria poweriae Power's deep-water bristle-mouth fish Phosichthyidae bathypelagic 3.1 native
Winteria telescopa Binocular fish Opisthoproctidae bathypelagic 3.7 native
Xenisthmus eirospilus Spotted wriggler Xenisthmidae demersal 3.0 native
Xenocephalus innotabilis Bulldog stargazer Uranoscopidae demersal 4.3 native
Xenodermichthys copei Bluntsnout smooth-head Alepocephalidae bathypelagic 3.2 native
Xiphias gladius Swordfish Xiphiidae pelagic-oceanic 4.5 native
Zameus squamulosus Velvet dogfish Somniosidae benthopelagic 4.0 native
Zanclistius elevatus Longfin boarfish Pentacerotidae demersal 3.3 native
Zenopsis nebulosa Mirror dory Zeidae benthopelagic 4.4 native
Zeus faber John dory Zeidae benthopelagic 4.5 native
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