Order Characiformes

Family

TaxonVernacular name (ENG)VideosPhotos
 AcestrorhynchidaeSmallscale pike characins00
 Alestidae (2)African tetras00
 AnostomidaeHeadstanders00
 Bryconidae00
 Chalceidae00
 Characidae (7)Characins00
 CitharinidaeLutefishes00
 CrenuchidaeSouth American darters00
 CtenoluciidaePike-characids00
 CurimatidaeToothless characins00
 Cynodontidae (1)Dogtooth characins00
 Distichodontidae00
 Erythrinidae (1)Trahiras00
 GasteropelecidaeFreshwater hatchetfishes00
 Hemiodontidae (1)Halftooths00
 HepsetidaeAfrican pikes00
 Iguanodectidae (1)00
 Lebiasinidae (1)Pencilfishes00
 ParodontidaeScrapetooths00
 Prochilodontidae (1)Flannel-mouth characiforms00
 Serrasalmidae (1)00
 Triportheidae00

Vernacular names for order Characiformes

LanguageNameSource
Dutch; FlemishkarperzalmachtigenWorms
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