Classification of fish

  • Myxiniformes - Hagfishes
  • Petromyzontiformes - Lampreys
  • Hexanchiformes - Frill and cow sharks
  • Heterodontiformes - Bullhead and horn sharks
  • Orectolobiformes - Carpet sharks
  • Lamniformes - Mackerel sharks
  • Carchariniformes - Ground sharks
  • Squaliformes - Bramble, sleeper and dogfish sharks
  • Pristiophoriformes - Saw sharks
  • Squatiniformes - Angel sharks
  • Pristiformes - Sawfish
  • Torpediniformes - Electric rays
  • Rajiformes - Skates and rays
  • Chimaeriformes - Chimaeras
  • Polypteriformes - Bichirs
  • Acipenseriformes - Sturgeons and paddlefishes
  • Lepisosteiformes - Gars
  • Amiiformes - Bowfins
  • Osteoglossiformes - Bony tongues
  • Elopiformes - Tarpons and tenpounders
  • Albuliformes - Bonefishes
  • Notacanthiformes - Halosaurs and deep-sea spiny eels
  • Anguilliformes - Eels and morays
  • Saccopharyngiformes - Swallowers and gulpers
  • Clupeiformes - Herrings
  • Gonorhynchiformes - Milkfish
  • Cypriniformes - Carps
  • Characiformes - Characins
  • Siluriformes - Catfish
  • Gymnotiformes - Knifefishes
  • Esociformes - Pikes and mudminnows
  • Osmeriformes - Smelts
  • Salmoniformes - Salmons
  • Stomiiformes - Lightfishes and dragonfishes
  • Ateleopodiformes - Jellynose fishes
  • Aulopiformes - Grinners
  • Myctophiformes - Lanternfishes
  • Lampridiformes - Velifers, tube-eyes and ribbonfishes
  • Polymixiiformes - Beardfishes
  • Percopsiformes - Trout-perches, pirate perches and cavef
  • Gadiformes - Cods
  • Ophidiiformes - Cusk eels
  • Batrachoidiformes - Toadfishes
  • Lophiiformes - Anglerfishes
  • Gobiesociformes - Clingfishes
  • Atheriniformes - Silversides
  • Cyprinodontiformes - Rivulines, killifishes and live bearers
  • Beloniformes - Needle fishes
  • Stephanoberyciformes - Pricklefishes, bigscales and gibberfishes
  • Beryciformes - Sawbellies
  • Cetomimiformes - Whalefishes
  • Zeiformes - Dories
  • Gasterosteiformes - Sticklebacks and seamoths
  • Syngnathiformes - Pipefishes and seahorses
  • Synbranchiformes - Spiny eels
  • Scorpaeniformes - Scorpionfishes and flatheads
  • Perciformes - Perch-likes
  • Pleuronectiformes - Flatfishes
  • Tetraodontiformes - Puffers and filefishes
  • Coelacanthiformes - Coelacanths
  • Ceratodontiformes - Australian lungfishes
  • Lepidosireniformes - South American and African lungfishes
Last update: 16.11.2011