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Latin name Dutch name German name English name
       
Acanthodoras spinossissimus Onbekend Unbekannt Spiny or Talking catfish
Aequidens curviceps Onbekend Tüpfelbuntbarsch Flag Dwarf, Dwarf aequidens
Aequidens guaianensis Onbekend Unbekannt Unknown
Aequidens pulcher Onbekend Unbekannt Blue acara
Aequidens maroni Sleutelgatcichlide Unbekannt Keyhole cichlid
Aequidens mariae Onbekend Unbekannt Unknown
Aequidens rivulatus Onbekend Unbekannt Unknown
       
Amblyopsis spelaeus B C Blindfish
Anabas testudineus Klimbaars cribe C
Anableps anableps cribe cribe Anableps
Ancistrus dolichopterus cribe Blaer Antennenwels Bristle nose catfish, bristle-nose
Anostomus anostomus Kopstaander Prachtkopfsteher ?
Aphyocypris pooni B C White cloud mountain minnow
Aphyosemion sjoestedti B C Blue Gularis
Apistogramma agassizi Agassiz dwergcichlide C Agassiz Dwarf Cichlid
Apistogramma viejita Viejita dwergcichlide Schwarzkehl Zwergbuntbarsch Viejita Dwarf Cichlid
Arapaima gigas Onbekend Unbekannt Arapaima
Archocentrus nigrofasciatus Zebra Cichlide Zebrabuntbarsch, Grünflossenbuntbarsch Convict, Convict Cichlid
       
       
       
Arnoldichthys spilopterus B Arnolds rotaugensalmer D
Astronotus ocellatus Pauwoogcichlide C Marbled cichlid, Velvet cichlid
Balantiocheilus melanopterus Haaibarbeel Haibarbe Silver shark
Barbodes hexazona Tiger barb
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Barbus conchonius Prachtbarbeel Prachtbarbe Rosy barb
Barbus nigrofasciatus Purperkop Purpurkopfbarbe Black ruby barb(there is another common name, )
Barbus oligolepis Eilandbarbeel, Sumatra-barbeeltje Eilandbarbe Checker barb, Checkered barb
Barbus sachsi Golden barb
Barbus schwanenfeldi B Brassenbarbe, Schwanenfelds barbe Tinfoil barb
Barbus semifasciolatus B Messingbarbe, Hongkongbarbe Half banded barb, Schuberti barb
Barbus tetrazona Sumatraan Sumatrabarbe, Viergürtelbarbe Tiger barb
Barbus ticto B Zweipunktbarbe, Zweifleckbarbe Two spot barb Twospot
Barbus titteya Titteya, tit Bitterlingsbarbe Cherry barb
Belonesox belizanus B C Pike Top Minnow , Pike Livebearer
Belontia hasselti B C D
Belontia signata Ceylonese Kempvis C Combtail paradise fish
Betta brederi B C Mouth breeding fighting fish
Betta splendens Siamese kempvis cribe Siamese fighting fish
Botia macracantha Clown botia Prachtschmerle Clown loach, Tiger botia
Botia sidthimunckii     Chain botia
Brachydanio albolineatus Gouddanio Schillerbärbling Pearl danio
Brachydanio frankei Luipaarddanio C Leopard danio
Brachydanio nigrofasciatus Vierde danio Tüpfelbärbling Spotted danio
Brachydanio rerio Zebradanio Zebrabärbling Zebra danio
Brachygobius xanthozona Bijtje C Bumblebee fish
Capoeta partipentazona ? ? Tiger barb
Carassius auratus Goudvis Goldfisch Goldfish
Chanda lala Glasvis C Glassfish
Cichlasoma biocellatum Jack Dempsey C Jack Dempsey
Cichlasoma severum Vlagcichlide cribe Banded cichlid
Colisa chuna Honinggourami C Honey gourami
Colisa fasciata Gestreepte goerami cribe Giant gourami
Colisa lalia Dwerggourami cribe Dwarf guorami
Copella arnoldi Spatzalm Spritzsalmer Spraying characin
Corydoras aeneus Bronzen corydoras Metall Panzerwels Bronze catfish, Bronze corydoras
Corydoras barbatus Unk Unk Banded corydoras
Corydoras paleatus Unk Unk Peppered corydoras
Corynopoma riisei Drakevinvis Zwergdrachenflosser Swordtail characin
Crenicichla lepidota cribe cribe Pike cichlid
Cynolebias nigripinnis B C Dwarf Argentine Pearlfish
Danio aequipinnatus Reuzedanio Malabarkärpfling Giant danio
Dermogenys pusillus Halfsnavelbek C Halfbeak
Epalzeorhynchus bicolor Unk Unk Red-tailed black shark
Epalzeorhynchus kallopterus Unk Unk Flying fox
Epiplatys dageti Snoekje C Firemouth panchax
Etroplus maculatus B C Orange chromide
Farlowella acus Unk Unk Whiptail catfish
Gambusia affinis affinis ? ? Mosquito fish
Gambusia affinis holbrooki ? ? Mosquito fish
Geophagus jurupari ? ? Earth eating devilfish
Gymnocorymbus ternetzi Rouwtetra Trauermantelsalmer D
Gyrinocheilus aymonieri Siamese algeneter Unk Sucking loach
Haplochromis multicolor B C Small mouth-breeder, Egyptian mouthbreeder
Hasemania nana Koperzalm Kupfersalmer D
Helostoma temmincki Zoengoerami ? Kissing gourami
Hemichromis bimaculatus B C Red cichlid, juwel cichlid
Hemigrammus B C D
Hemigrammus bleheri Roodkopzalm Rotkopfsalmer D
Hemigrammus erythrozona B Glühlichtsalmer Glowlight tetra
Hemigrammus hyanuary B Grüner Neon, Costello salmer D
Hemigrammus ocellifer Lantaarnvisje Laternensalmer, Schlusslichtsalmer Beacon fish, Head and tail light fish
Hemigrammus pulcher B Karfunkelsalmer D
Hemigrammus rhodostomus Roodneuszalm Rotmaulsalmer D
Heterandria formosa Kleinste levendbarende Mosquito fish , Dwarf Top Minnow
Hoplosternum thoracatum B C Spotted hoplo
Hyphessobrycon bentosi bentosi B Schmucksalmer, Bentos tetra
Hyphessobrycon bentosi rosaceus B Rosensalmer Rosy tetra, Black flag tetra
Hyphessobrycon callistus B Blutsalmer D
Hyphessobrycon erythrostigma Bloedvlektetra Perez salmer Fahnen-Kirschfleckslamer Bleeding Heart tetra
Hyphessobrycon flammeus Rode Rio Roter von Rio Red tetra, Flame tetra
Hyphessobrycon herbertaxelrodi Zwarte Neon Schwarzer Neon Black neon
Hyphessobrycon innesi Neon tetra Neon tetra Neon tetra
Hyphessobrycon pulchripinnis Citroentetra Zitronensalmer, Schönflossensalmer Lemon tetra
Hypostomus punctatus Plecostomus Unk Pleco, Plecostomus
Jenynsia lineata B C One sided / Onesided Livebearer
Kryptopterus bicirrhis Glasmeerval C Glass catfish, Ghost catfish
Leuciscus idus Unk Unk Orfe
Limia nigrofasciata B C Hump-back / Humpback Limia
Loricaria parva B C Whiptail catfish
Macropodus concolor Zwarte paradijsvis C Black paradise fish
Macropodus ocellatus B C D
Macropodus opercularis Paradijsvis C Paradise fish
Malapterurus electricus B C Electric catfish
Mastacembulus maculatus B C Spiny eel
Melanotaenia macculochi B C Dwarf rainbowfish
Mesogonistius chaetodon B C Black-banded sunfish
Misgurnus anguillicaudatus Unk Unk Chinese weather loach
Molliniesia latipinna Zeilvin molly ? Molly , Black molly , Sailfin Molly
Molliniesia sphenops Black molly ? Molly , Black molly
Monodactylus argenteus B C Malayan angel, fingerfish
Nannocara anomala B C Golden eyed dwarf cichlid
Nanostomus beckfordi B Längsbandziersalmer Pencil fish
Nematobrycon palmeri Keizertetra Kaisertetra, Kaisersalmer Emperor tetra
Neolebias ansorgei B Ansorges salmer, Grüner neolebias None
Notropis lutrensis Unk Unk Red Shiner
Osphronemus gourami Reuze gourami C Gourami, Giant Gourami
Panaque suttoni Unk Unk Blue-eyed plecostomus
Pangio kuhlii Kuhlii Geflecktes Dornauge Kuhli loach, Coolie loach
Pantodon buchholzi Vlindervis C Butterfly fish
Paracheirodon axelrodi Kardinaaltetra Roter Neon, Kardinaltetra Cardinal tetra
Pelvicachromis pulcher Kersebuik cichlide C Krib, Kribensis
Periophthalmus barbarus B C Mudskipper
Phenacogrammus interruptus Congozalm Blauer Kongosalmer Congo tetra
Phoxinus phoxinus B C Minnow
Poecilia reticulata Miljoenen visje, Gup Guppy Guppy
Pristella riddlei B C X-ray fish
Pterophyllum scalare Maanvis C Angel fish, Scalare
Rasbora heteromorpha Kegelvlekbarbeel Keilfleckbärbling Harlequin fish
Rasbora maculata B Zwergbärbling Spotted rasbora , pygmy rasbora
Rasbora trilineata Knipstaart Glasrasbora, Dreilinienbärbling Scissors tail, scissortail
Rasbora urophthalma Unk Unk Exclamation spot rasbora
Rhodeus sericeus amerus Bittervoorntje Unk Bitterling
Roloffia occidentalis B C Golden Pheasant
Rooseveltiella nattereri Rode piranja, Piranja C Red piranha
Scatophagus argus Argusvis C Scat, Argus fish
Serrasalmus rhombeus Gevlekte piranja Gefleckter Sägesalmer, Roter piranha White piranha, Spotted piranha
Sphaerichthys osphromenoides Chocolade gourami C Chocolate gourami
Symphysodon discus Discus C Discus fish
Synodontis angelicus B C Polka-dot catfish
Synodontis nigriventis B C Upsidedown catfish
Tanichthys albonubes Chinese danio Kardinalfisch, Arbeiterneon White cloud mountain minnow
Tetraodon cutcutia Kogelvis C Common Puffer fish
Thayeria boehlkei Hockeystick Schrägschwimmer ?
Thorichthys meeki Vuurkeel cichlide C Firemouth cichlid
Tilapia mossambica B C Mozambique cichlid, Mozambique Mouthbrooder
Toxotes jaculator Schuttersvis C Archerfish
Trichogaster leerii Diamantgourami C Pearl Gourami, Mosaic Gourami
Trichogaster microlepis Onbekend C Moonlight Gourami
Trichogaster pectoralis Slangehuid gouramie C Snakeskin Gourami
Trichogaster trichopterus Blauwe spat C Threespot Gourami
Xenomystus nigri Mesvis C African Knifefish
Xiphophorus helleri Zwaarddrager bla Swordtail
Xiphophorus maculatus Plaatje, Platy Platy
Xiphophorus variegatus Plaatje, Platy Variegated Platy
Boehlkea fredcochui Blauwe tetra Blauer Perusalmler D
Pseudosphromenus dayi B Roter Spitzschwanzmakropode Day's spiketail
Pseudosphromenus cupanus B Schwarzer Spitzschwanzmakropode Spiketail, Brown spiketail
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