List of Threatened Fishes reported from Philippines
n = 179
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Note: The IUCN RedList threat category, as used here, is for the species as a whole, not necessarily for the population(s) in this country.

Table 1: 147 species currently present in the country/island (endemic, native, introduced, reintroduced);
Table 2: 32 species possibly present in the country/island (stray, questionable);
Table 3: 0 species demonstrated to be absent in the country/island (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: 179 species reported from the country/island altogether.
Table 1: 147 species currently present in the country/island.
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Family Species FishBase name Threat Category Occurrence
Aetobatidae Aetobatus ocellatusOcellated eagle ray  Vulnerable (VU) native 
Myliobatidae Aetomylaeus vespertilioOrnate eagle ray  Endangered (EN) native 
Microdesmidae Aioliops brachypterusShortfin minidartfish  Vulnerable (VU) native 
Alopiidae Alopias pelagicusPelagic thresher  Endangered (EN) native 
Alopiidae Alopias superciliosusBigeye thresher  Vulnerable (VU) native 
Alopiidae Alopias vulpinusThresher  Vulnerable (VU) native 
Pomacentridae Altrichthys azurelineatusAzure damselfish  Vulnerable (VU) native 
Pomacentridae Altrichthys curatusGuardian damselfish  Vulnerable (VU) native 
Pomacentridae Amblyglyphidodon batunaorumBatuna's damselfish  Vulnerable (VU) native 
Pomacentridae Amblyglyphidodon ternatensisTernate damsel  Vulnerable (VU) native 
Anguillidae Anguilla japonicaJapanese eel  Endangered (EN) native 
Anguillidae Anguilla luzonensis  Vulnerable (VU) native 
Pristidae Anoxypristis cuspidataPointed sawfish  Critically Endangered (CR) native 
Atherinidae Atherinomorus lineatusLined silverside  Vulnerable (VU) native 
Cyprinidae Barbodes cataractae  Critically Endangered (CR) endemic 
Cyprinidae Barbodes hemictenus  Vulnerable (VU) endemic 
Cyprinidae Barbodes ivis  Vulnerable (VU) endemic 
Cyprinidae Barbodes joaquinae  Critically Endangered (CR) endemic 
Cyprinidae Barbodes lindog  Critically Endangered (CR) endemic 
Cyprinidae Barbodes manguaoensis  Critically Endangered (CR) endemic 
Cyprinidae Barbodes montanoi  Endangered (EN) endemic 
Cyprinidae Barbodes sirang  Critically Endangered (CR) endemic 
Cyprinidae Barbodes tumba  Endangered (EN) endemic 
Cyprinidae Barbodes umalii  Endangered (EN) endemic 
Dasyatidae Bathytoshia lataBrown stingray  Vulnerable (VU) native 
Scaridae Bolbometopon muricatumGreen humphead parrotfish  Vulnerable (VU) native 
Butidae Bostrychus expatria  Critically Endangered (CR) endemic 
Gobiidae Caecogobius cryptophthalmus  Critically Endangered (CR) endemic 
Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus albimarginatusSilvertip shark  Vulnerable (VU) native 
Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus amblyrhynchoidesGraceful shark  Vulnerable (VU) native 
Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus amblyrhynchosBlacktail reef shark  Endangered (EN) native 
Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus brevipinnaSpinner shark  Vulnerable (VU) native 
Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus falciformisSilky shark  Vulnerable (VU) native 
Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus hemiodonPondicherry shark  Critically Endangered (CR) native 
Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus leucasBull shark  Vulnerable (VU) native 
Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus limbatusBlacktip shark  Vulnerable (VU) native 
Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus longimanusOceanic whitetip shark  Critically Endangered (CR) native 
Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus melanopterusBlacktip reef shark  Vulnerable (VU) native 
Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus sealeiBlackspot shark  Vulnerable (VU) native 
Carchariidae Carcharias taurusSand tiger shark  Critically Endangered (CR) native 
Lamnidae Carcharodon carchariasGreat white shark  Vulnerable (VU) native 
Centrophoridae Centrophorus granulosusGulper shark  Endangered (EN) native 
Centrophoridae Centrophorus isodonBlackfin gulper shark  Endangered (EN) native 
Centrophoridae Centrophorus lusitanicusLowfin gulper shark  Vulnerable (VU) native 
Centrophoridae Centrophorus moluccensisSmallfin gulper shark  Vulnerable (VU) native 
Centrophoridae Centrophorus squamosusLeafscale gulper shark  Endangered (EN) native 
Ariidae Cephalocassis manillensis  Endangered (EN) endemic 
Labridae Cheilinus undulatusHumphead wrasse  Endangered (EN) native 
Chimaeridae Chimaera phantasmaSilver chimaera  Vulnerable (VU) native 
Clupeidae Clupea manulensis  Critically Endangered (CR) endemic 
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