Sea Fish Species – New Zealand

Posted By Allan Burgess On Friday, April 24th, 2015 With 0 Comments

Sea Fishes of New Zealand

 

Anchovy – Engraulis australis

Barracouta – Thyrsites atun

Butterfish – Odax pullus

Cod, Blue – Parapercis colias

Cod, Red – Pseudophycis bachus

Cod, Southern Bastard Cod – Pseudophycis barbata

Cod, Yellow – Parapercis gilliesi

Conger Eel – Leptocephalus verreauxi

Dogfish, Spiny – Squalus acanthias

Dory, John – Zeus faber

Elephant Fish – Callorhinchus milii

Frostfish – Lepidopus caudatus

Garfish or piper – Hyporhamphus ihi

Groper – Polyprion oxygeneios

Gurnard, Red – Chelidonichthys kumu

Kahawai – Arripis trutta

Kingfish, Yellowtail – Seriola lalandi

Ling – Genypterus blacodes

Lobster, Red Rock – Jasus edwardsii

Mackerel, Blue – Scomber australasicus

Mackerel, Jack – Trachurus novaezelandiaev

Moki, Blue – Latridopsis ciliaris

Mullet, Yellow-eyed – Aldrichetta forsteri

Pilchard – Sardinops-neopilchardus

Perch, Sea – Helicolenus percoides

Pomfret, Pacific – Brama brama

Pufferfish, Poisonous– Contusus richei

Shark, Carpet

Shark, Great White – Carcharodon-carcharias

Shark, Mako – Isurus oxyrinchus

Shark, Porbeagle – Lamna nasus

Shark, Rig – Mustelus lenticulatus

Shark, Sevengill and Sixgill, Heptanchias perlo, Notorynchus cepedianus, and Hexanchus griseus

Shark, Threasher – Alopias vulpias

Shark, Tope – Galeorhinus australis

Skate, Rough – Raja nasuta

Smelt, Common – Retropinna-retropinna

Snapper – Chrysophrys auratus

Spotty – Notolabrus celidotus

Sprat – Sprattus antipodum, S. muelleri

Stingray – Short-tailed Stingray – Dasyatis brevicaudatus

Tarakihi – Nemadactylus macropterus

Trumpeter – Latris lineata

Tuna, Albacore – Thunnus alalunga

Tuna, Bluefin – Thunnus maccoyi

Warehou, Bluenose – Hyperoglyphe antarctic

Wrasse, Banded – Pseudolabrus fucicola

Wrasse, Scarlet – Pseudolabrus miles