All fishes reported from Marquesas Islands
n = 463 (Incomplete)
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Table 1: 458 species currently present in the country/island (endemic, native, introduced, reintroduced);
Table 2: 3 species possibly present in the country/island (stray, questionable);
Table 3: 2 species demonstrated to be absent in the country/island (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: 463 species reported from the country/island altogether.
Table 1: 458 species currently present in the country/island.
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Order Family Species Occurrence FishBase name Name in Country
Lophiiformes Antennariidae Abantennarius coccineusnative Scarlet frogfish  
Ovalentaria/misc Pomacentridae Abudefduf conformisnative   
Ovalentaria/misc Pomacentridae Abudefduf sexfasciatusnative Scissortail sergeant  
Ovalentaria/misc Pomacentridae Abudefduf sordidusnative Blackspot sergeant  
Ovalentaria/misc Pomacentridae Abudefduf vaigiensisnative Indo-Pacific sergeant  
Acanthuriformes Acanthuridae Acanthurus achillesnative Achilles tang  
Acanthuriformes Acanthuridae Acanthurus guttatusnative Whitespotted surgeonfish  
Acanthuriformes Acanthuridae Acanthurus lineatusnative Lined surgeonfish  
Acanthuriformes Acanthuridae Acanthurus matanative Elongate surgeonfish  
Acanthuriformes Acanthuridae Acanthurus nigricansnative Whitecheek surgeonfish  
Acanthuriformes Acanthuridae Acanthurus nigricaudanative Epaulette surgeonfish  
Acanthuriformes Acanthuridae Acanthurus nigrorisnative Bluelined surgeonfish  
Acanthuriformes Acanthuridae Acanthurus pyroferusnative Chocolate surgeonfish  
Acanthuriformes Acanthuridae Acanthurus reversusendemic   
Acanthuriformes Acanthuridae Acanthurus thompsoninative Thompson's surgeonfish  
Acanthuriformes Acanthuridae Acanthurus triostegusnative Convict surgeonfish  
Acanthuriformes Acanthuridae Acanthurus xanthopterusnative Yellowfin surgeonfish  
Albuliformes Albulidae Albula argenteanative Longjaw bonefish  
Albuliformes Albulidae Albula glossodontanative Roundjaw bonefish  
Blenniiformes Blenniidae Alticus simplicirrusnative Marquesan rockstripper  
Gobiiformes Gobiidae Amblyeleotris marquesasnative   
Gobiiformes Gobiidae Amblygobius phalaenanative Whitebarred goby  
Eupercaria/misc Labridae Anampses caeruleopunctatusnative Bluespotted wrasse  
Eupercaria/misc Labridae Anampses melanurusnative White-spotted wrasse  
Anguilliformes Muraenidae Anarchias leucurusnative Snyder's moray  
Anguilliformes Anguillidae Anguilla marmoratanative Giant mottled eel  
Kurtiformes Apogonidae Apogon caudicinctusnative Little tailband cardinalfish  
Kurtiformes Apogonidae Apogon coccineusnative Ruby cardinalfish  
Kurtiformes Apogonidae Apogon crassicepsnative Transparent cardinalfish  
Kurtiformes Apogonidae Apogon lativittatusnative   
Kurtiformes Apogonidae Apogon marquesensisendemic   
Kurtiformes Apogonidae Apogonichthys ocellatusnative Ocellated cardinalfish  
Perciformes/Serranoidei Grammistidae Aporops bilinearisnative Blotched podge  
Eupercaria/misc Lutjanidae Aprion virescensnative Green jobfish  
Anguilliformes Ophichthidae Apterichtus klazingainative Sharpsnout snake eel  
Anguilliformes Ophichthidae Apterichtus mysinative   
Anguilliformes Ophichthidae Apterichtus succinusnative   
Anguilliformes Congridae Ariosoma multivertebratumnative   
Anguilliformes Congridae Ariosoma seretinative   
Tetraodontiformes Tetraodontidae Arothron stellatusnative Stellate puffer  
Pleuronectiformes Soleidae Aseraggodes lateralisnative   
Blenniiformes Blenniidae Aspidontus taeniatusnative False cleanerfish  
Carangiformes Carangidae Atule matenative Yellowtail scad  
Tetraodontiformes Balistidae Balistapus undulatusnative Orange-lined triggerfish  
Tetraodontiformes Balistidae Balistoides viridescensnative Titan triggerfish  
Gobiiformes Gobiidae Bathygobius coalitusnative Whitespotted frillgoby  
Gobiiformes Gobiidae Bathygobius cocosensisnative Cocos frill-goby  
Gobiiformes Gobiidae Bathygobius cotticepsnative Cheekscaled frill-goby  
Tetraodontiformes Triacanthodidae Bathyphylax pruvostinative   
Anguilliformes Congridae Bathyuroconger vicinusnative Large-toothed conger  
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