= BONY FISH
SURGEONFISHES
Ocean Surgeonfish
Blue Tang
Doctorfish

BONEFISHES
Bonefish
CARDINALFISH
Barred
SILVERSIDES

Reef
Hardhead

TRUMPETFISHES

Trumpetfish
TRIGGERFISHES
Queen
Black Durgon

NEEDLEFISHES
Houndfish
COMBTOOTH BLENNIES
Redlip Blenny
FLOUNDERS

Peacock
JACKS
Yellow
Blue Runner
Crevalle
Horse-eye
Black
Bar
Leatherjacket
Lookdown Pompano
Almaco
Permit
Bigeye Scad

SNOOKS
Common Snook
TUBE BLENNIES
Spinyhead Blenny
BUTTERFLYFISHES

Foureye
Banded
Longsnout

CICHLIDS
Redbreast Tilapia
HERRINGS
Redear Herring
False/ Scaled Herring (Pilchard)

GARDEN/ CONGER EELS
Brown Garden
DOLPHIN FISH
Dolphin/ Mahi Mahi
FLYING GURNARDS
Flying Gurnard
STARGAZER - SAND
Sand/ Boehlke's Sand Stargazer

PORCUPINEFISHES

Web Burrfish
Bridled Burrfish
Porcupinefish
Balloonfish

REMORAS
Sharksucker
LADYFISHES
Ladyfish
SPADEFISHES
Atlantic Spadefish
MOJARRAS
Yellowfin
Bigeye
Mottled

GOBIES
Sharknose
Colon
Bridled
Masked/ Glass

Crested
Goldspot

BASSLETS
Fairy Basslet
GRUNTS

Porkfish
Black Margate
White Margate
Tomtate
Caesar
Smallmouth
French
Striped
Bluestriped
White
Boga

HALFBEAKS
Ballyhoo
SOLDIER/ SQUIRRELFISHES
Squirrelfish
Longspine Squirrelfish
Blackbar Soldierfish
Longjaw Squirrelfish
Dusky Squirrelfish
Reef Squirrelfish

CHUBS
Bermuda/  Grey
Brassy

WRASSES
Spanish Hogfish
Creole
Yellowhead
Clown
Slippery Dick
Blackear
Puddingwife
Bluehead
Hogfish

SCALY BLENNIES
Saddled Blenny
Rosy Blenny
Goldline Blenny
Dusky Blenny
Mock/ Masquerader Blenny
Puffcheek Blenny
Brokenbar Blenny

SNAPPERS

Mutton
Schoolmaster
Grey
Dog
Mahogony
Blackfin
Lane
Yellowtail







































TELEOSTS
ACANTHURIDAE
Acanthurus bahianus
Acanthurus coeruleus
Acanthurus chirurgus
ALBULIDAE
Albula vulpes
APOGONIDAE
Apogon maculatus
ATHERINIDAE
Hypoatherina harringtonensis
Atherinomorus stipes
AULOSTOMIDAE

Aulostomus maculatus

BALISTIDAE
Batistes vetula
Melichthys niger
BELONIDAE
Tylosurus crocodilus
BLENNIIDAE
Ophioblennius macclurei
BOTHIDAE
Bothus mancus
CARANGIDAE
Carangoides bartholomaei
Caranx crysos
Caranx hippos
Caranx latus
Caranx lugubris
Caranx ruber
Oligoplites saurus
Selene vomer
Seriola rivoliana

Trachinotus falcatus

Selar crumenophthalmus
CENTROPOMIDAE
Centropomus undecimalis
CHAENOPSIDAE
Acanthemblemaria spinosa
CHAETODONTIDAE
Chaetodon capistratus
Chaetodon striatus

Prognathodes aculeatus
CICHLIDAE
Coptodon rendalli

CLUPEIDAE
Harengula humeralis
Harengula clupeola/ jaguana

CONGRIDAE

Heteroconger longissimus
CORYPHAENIDAE
Coryphaena hippurus
DACTYLOPTHERIDAE
Dactylopterus volitans
DACTYLOSCOPIDAE
Dactylagnus tridigitatus/ boehlkei
DIODONTIDAE

Chilomycterus antillarum
Chilomycterus antennatus
Diodon hystrix
Diodon holocanthus
ECHENEIDAE
Echeneis naucrates

ELOPIDAE
Elops smithi
EPHIPPIDAE
Chaetodipterus faber
GERRIDAE
Gerres cinereus
Eucinostomus havana
Eucinostomus
lefroyi
GOBIIDAE
Elacatinus evelynae
Coryphopterus dicrus
Coryphopterus glaucofraenum
Coryphopterus personatus/ hyalinus
Lophogobius cyprinoides
Gnatholepis thompsoni

GRAMMATIDAE
Gramma loreta

HAEMULIDAE
Anisotremus virginicus
Anisotremus surinamensis
Haemulon album
Haemulon aurolineatum
Haemulon carbonarium
Haemulon chrysargyreum
Haemulon flavolineatum
Haemulon striatum
Haemulon sciurus
Haemulon plumierii
Haemulon vittatum
HEMIRHAMPHIDAE
Hemiramphus brasiliensis
HOLOCENTRIDAE
Holocentrus adscensionis
Holocentrus rufus
Myripristis jacobus

Flameo marianus
Neoniphon vexillarium
Neoniphon coruscum
KYPHOSIDAE
Kyphosus sectatrix/ biggibus
Kyphosus vaigiensis

LABRIDAE
Bodianus rufus
Clepticus parrae
Halichoeres gamoti
Halichoeres maculipinna
Halichoeres bivittatus

Halichoeres poeyi
Halichoeres radiatus
Thalassoma bifasciatum
Lachnolaimus maximus
LABRISOMIDAE
Malacoctenus triangulatus
Malacocentrus macropus
Malacoctenus aurolineatus
Malacoctenus gilli
Labrisomus cricota/ conditus
Labrisomus bucciferus
Starksia smithvanizi

LUTJANIDAE
Lutjanus analis
Lutjanus apodus
Lutjanus griseus
Lutjanus jocu
Lutjanus mahogoni

Lutjanus buccanella
Lutjanus synagris

Ocyurus chrysurus














































LOBOTIDAE
Lobotes surinamensis
MALACANTHIDAE

Malacanthus plumieri
MEGALOPIDAE
Megalops atlanticus
MONACANTHIDAE
Aluterus scriptus
Cantherhines macrocerus
Cantherhines pullus
Monacanthus tuckeri
MUGILIDAE
Mugil curema
MULLIDAE
Mulloidichthys martinicus

Pseudupeneus maculatus
MURAENIDAE
Echidna catenata
Gymnothorax funebris
Gymnothorax miliaris
Gymnothorax moringa

Gymnothorax vicinus
OGCOCEPHALIDAE
Ogcocephalus nasutus
OPISTOGNATHIDAE
Opistognathus aurifrons
Opisthognathus maxillosus
OPHICHTHIDAE
Ahlia egmontis
Myrichthys breviceps
Myrichthys ocellatus
OSTRACIDAE

Lactophrys bicaudalis
Lactophrys trigonus
Lactophrys triqueter
Acanthostracion polygonius
PEMPHERIDAE
Pempheris schomburgkii
POMACANTHIDAE
Holacanthus ciliaris
Holacanthus tricolor
Pomacanthus paru

Pomacanthus arcuatus
POMACENTRIDAE
Abudefduf saxatilis
Abudefduf taurus
Chromis cyanea
Chromis multilineata
Microspathodon chrysurus
Stegates adustus
Stegates diencaeus
Stegastes leucostictus

Stegastes partitus
Stegastes xanthurus
Stegates planifrons

PRIACANTHIDAE
Heteropriacanthus cruentatus
SCARIDAE
Scarus iseri
Scarus taeniopterus
Scarus vetula
Sparisoma aurofrenatum
Sparisoma crysopterum
Sparisoma rubripinne
Sparisoma viride
SCIAENIDAE
Equetus punctatus
Pareques acuminatus
SCOMBRIDAE
Scomberomorus cavalla

SCORPAENIDAE
Scorpaena plumieri
Pterois volitans & miles
SERRANIDAE
Cephalopholis fulva
Cephalopholis cruentata
Epinephelus striatus
Epinephelus adscensionis
Epinephelus guttatus
Mycteroperca venenosa
SERRANIDAE
Alphestes afer
Serranus tigrinus
SERRANIDAE
Hypoplectrus unicolor
Hypoplectrus puella
Hypoplectrus nigricans
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SPARIDAE
Archosargus rhomboidalis
Calamus pennatula
Calamus calamus

SPHYRAENIDAE
Sphyraena barracuda
Sphyraena picudilla

SYNDONTIDAE
Synodus foetens
Synodus intermedius
SYNGNATHIDAE
Hippocampus reidi
Cosmocampus elucens
TETRAODONTIDAE
Canthigaster rostrata
Sphoeroides testudineus
Sphoeroides spengleri

ELASMOBRANCHS


Dasyatis americana
Urobatis jamaicensis
Aetobatus narinari
Ginglymostoma cirratum

Carcharhinus perezii
TRIPLETAILS
Atlantic Tripletail
TILEFISH

Sand Tilefish
TARPONS
Tarpon
FILEFISHES
Scrawled
White Spotted
Orange Spotted
Slender

MULLETS
White
GOATFISH

Yellow
Spotted

MORAY EELS
Chained/ Chain
Green
Goldentail
Spotted
Purplemouth

BATFISH
Shortnose
JAWFISHES
Yellowhead
Mottled

SNAKE EELS
Key Worm
Sharptail
Goldspotted

TRUNKFISHES/ BOXFISH/ COWFISH
Spotted Trunkfish
Buffalo Trunkfish
Smooth Trunkfish
Honeycomb Cowfish

SWEEPERS
Glassy Sweeper
ANGELFISH
Queen
Rock Beauty
French
Grey

DAMSELFISHES
Sergeant Major
Night Sergeant
Blue Chromis
Brown Chromis
Yellowtail
Dusky
Longfin
Beaugregory
Bicolor
Cocoa
Threespot

BIGEYES
Glasseye Snapper
PARROTFISHES
Striped
Princess
Queen
Redband
Redtail
Yellowtail
Stoplight

DRUMS
Spotted Drum
High Hat

TUNA/ MACKERELS
King Mackerel/ Kingfish
SCORPION/ LION FISHES
Spotted
Lionfish

(GROUPERS)
Coney
Graysby
Nassau
Rock Hind
Red Hind
Yellowfin Grouper

OTHER SERRANIDS
Mutton Hamlet
Harlequin Bass

(HAMLETS)
Butter Hamlet
Barred Hamlet
Black Hamlet*

PORGIES
Sea Bream
Pluma Porgy
Saucereye Porgy

BARRACUDAS
Great Barracuda
Southern Sennet

LIZARDFISHES
Inshore
Sand Diver

SEAHORSE/ PIPEFISHES
Longsnout Seahorse
Shortfin Pipefish

PUFFERFISHES
Sharpnose
Checkered
Bandtail


CARTILAGENOUS
FISH

Southern Stingray
Yellow Stingray
Spotted Eagle Ray
Nurse Shark
Caribbean Reef Shark
Fish Species confirmed to date
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Currently Confirmed Fishes
PHOTOGRAPHIC EVIDENCE IN ANTIGUA TO DATE