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    Aquatic Database - Index List

    All Fish are listed in alphabetical order by scientific name and link to their respective thread. Each species will have its own thread entry which will be added to the list if it is yet to be added and adheres to the guidelines outlined here. Fauna and Flora forums will be periodically checked for new entries and listings and organized. If your entry has not been added to the list yet and it adheres to the listing regulations please send me a PM to nominate it.

    Index Listing:

    Key:
    Scientific Name = The currently accepted scientific name of the fish
    Common Name = The currently accepted common name for the fish
    Distribution = The most commonly found state(s)
    Identifying Feature = Pick one of the following: No scales, Flat fish, Straight tail fin, Convex tail fin, Concave tail fin, Moderate fork tail fin, Deep fork tail fin, Lunate tail fin, Eel tail fin, Mollusc, Crustacean, Invertebrate



    A

    Acanthaluteres brownii (Spiny-Tailed Leatherjacket)
    Acanthaluteres spilomelanurus (Bridled Leatherjacket)
    Acanthaluteres vittiger (Toothbrush Leatherjacket)
    Acreichthys radiatus (Radial Leatherjacket)
    Alutera scripta (Scrawled Leatherjacket)
    Anadora granosa (Cockle Shell)


    B

    C

    Cheilodactylus nigripes (Magpie Perch)


    D


    Dicotylichthys punctulatus (Porcupine Fish)



    E

    F

    G
    Galaxias olidus (Mountain Galaxia)

    H
    Haliotis laevigata (Greenlip Abalone)
    Haliotis rubra (Blacklip Abalone)
    Hoplichthys haswelli (Armoured Flathead)
    Hymenopenaeus sibogae (Royal Red Prawn)

    I
    Ischnochiton australis (Chiton)

    J

    K

    L
    Lambis lambis (Spider Conch)
    Leiopotheropon unicolor (Spangled Perch)
    Lethrinus nebulosus (Sand Snapper)
    Levipora lavigata (Rock Flathead)


    M
    Macrobrachium spp. (Long Clawed Freshwater Prawns)
    Metapenaeus bennettae (Greentail Prawn)
    Metapenaeus macleayi (School Prawn)
    Melicertus longistylus (Red Spot King Prawn)
    Melicertus plebejus (Eastern King Prawn)
    Meuschenia freycineti (Six-Spined Leatherjacket)
    Meuschenia hippocrepis (Horse-shoe Leatherjacket)
    Meuschenia trachylepis (Yellow-Finned Leatherjacket)
    Monacanthus chinensis (Fan-bellied Leatherjacket)
    Mytilus planulatus (Blue Mussel)

    N
    Nelusetta ayraudi (Ocean Leatherjacket)
    Neoplatycephalus richardsoni (Tiger Flathead)
    Nerita melanotragus (Mangrove Snail)



    O

    P
    Panulirus longipies cygnus (Western Rock Lobster)
    Panulirus ornatus (Painted Crayfish)
    Paratya australiensis (Glass Shrimp)
    Parapenaeopis sculptilis (Rainbow Prawn)
    Penaeus esculentus (Brown Tiger Prawn)
    Penaeus latisulcatus (Western King Prawn)
    Penaeus merguiensis (Banana Prawn)
    Penaeus semisulcatus (Green Tiger Prawn)
    Platycephalus arenarius (Sand Flathead)
    Platycephalus fuscus (Dusky Flathead)
    Polymesoda coaxans (Mud Mussel)
    Pristiophorus cirratus (Common Saw Shark)



    Q

    R

    S
    Saccostrea echinata (Black Lip Oyster)
    Saccostrea glomerata (Sydney Rock Oyster)
    Scobinichthys granulatus (Rough Leatherjacket)
    Squilla mantis (Mantis Shrimp)

    T
    Telescopium telescopium (Mud Whelk)
    Terebralia palustris (Mud Whelk)
    Teredo navalis (Mangrove Worm)
    Tridacna gigas (Giant Clam)

    U

    V
    Velesunio ambiguus (Freshwater Mussel)


    W

    X

    Y

    Z


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    Last edited by auscraft; 21-10-12 at 05:10 PM. Reason: Audit

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