B

Badis badis, 5:238

Bagre graso, 4:354

Bagrid catfishes, 4:66, 4:352

Bagridae. See Bagrid catfishes

Baikal oilfishes, 4:57, 5:179, 5:182

Baikal sculpins, 5:179, 5:180

Baitfishes, 4:44

Bajaichthys spp., 4:448

Baldwin, Carole C., 4:431

Balistapus undulatus. See Orange-striped triggerfishes Balistes vetula. See Queen triggerfishes Balistidae. See Triggerfishes Balistoides conspicillum. See Clown triggerfishes Balitoridae, 4:321, 4:322 Balitorinae, 4:321 Balon, E. L., 4:191, 4:193 Banana fishes. See Horseface loaches Band cusk-eels, 5:19, 5:21-22 Banded archerfishes, 5:240, 5:246, 5:248, 5:253

Banded cat sharks, 4:105

Banded knifefishes, 4:12, 4:369-371, 4:372,

4:374-375 Banded pipefishes. See Ringed pipefishes Banded pygmy sunfishes, 5:196, 5:199, 5:201, 5:205-206

Bandfishes, 4:369-371, 4:372, 4:375-376

Banggai cardinalfishes, 5:262

Bangos. See Milkfishes

Banjo catfishes, 4:352, 4:353, 4:354

Bank herrings. See Atlantic herrings

Banka snakeheads, 5:438

Bannerfishes, 5:241

Bar jacks, 5:257

Baramundi, 4:68

Barathronus spp., 5:18

Barbatula barbatula. See Stone loaches

Barbeled hound sharks, 4:113

Barbeled leaf fishes. See Amazon leaffishes

Barbels, 4:306, 4:307

Barbinae, 4:297

Barbini, 4:303

Barbourisia rufa. See Red whalefishes

Barbourisiidae. See Red whalefishes

Barbus spp., 4:298

Barbus barbus. See Barbels

Barbus esocinus, 4:298

Barca snakeheads, 5:438

Barchatus spp., 5:42

Barnacle blennies, 5:341, 5:342

5:405-407, 5:408, 5:415-416 Barracudinas, 4:432, 4:433 Barramundi perches. See Barramundis Barramundis, 5:221, 5:224, 5:225-226 Barred flagtails. See Flagtail kuhlias Barred galaxias, 4:391 Barred sorubims. See Tiger shovelnose catfishes

4:398-399 Barrelfishes, 5:422

Bartail flatheads. See Indian flatheads Basking sharks, 4:11, 4:67, 4:131, 4:133-134,

4:136-137 Basses, 4:68

See also specific types of basses Basslets, 5:255, 5:256, 5:258, 5:259, 5:261, 5:263

Bastard soldierfishes. See Blackbar soldierfishes Bat rays, 4:128 Batesian mimicry, 5:342 Batfishes (Ephippidae), 4:69, 5:391, 5:392, 5:393

Batfishes (Ogcocephalus spp.), 5:47, 5:50 Bathyblennius antholops, 5:342 Bathycallionymus spp., 5:365, 5:366 Bathydraconidae. See Dragonfishes Bathylagidae, 4:390 Bathylaginae, 4:391 Bathylagus nigrigenys, 4:392 Bathymasteridae. See Ronquils Bathypterois quadrifilis. See Tripodfishes Bathysauridae, 4:432 Bathysauroides gigas, 4:431 Bathysauropsis gracilis, 4:431 Bathysauropsis malayanus, 4:431 Bathysphyraenops simplex, 5:220

Batrachoides spp., 5:41, 5:42 Batrachoides manglae. See Cotuero toadfishes Batrachoididae. See Toadfishes Batrachoidiformes. See Toadfishes Batrachoidinae, 5:41 Batrachomoeus spp., 5:42 Batrichthys spp., 5:42 Bay anchovies, 4:280, 4:283, 4:286-287 Bdellostoma stoutii. See Pacific hagfishes Beacham, T. D., 5:33 Beaked sandfishes. See Sandfishes Bean, Tarleton H., 5:351 Bearded ghouls, 5:166, 5:167, 5:172, 5:176 Bearded waspfishes. See Ocellated waspfishes Beardfishes, 4:448, 5:1, 5:1-3, 5:3 Bedotiidae. See Malagasy rainbowfishes Begle, D. P., 4:389 Behavior, 4:60-71 Acanthuroidei, 5:392-393, 5:396-403 Acipenseriformes, 4:213-214, 4:217-220 Albuliformes, 4:250, 4:252-253 angelsharks, 4:162, 4:164-165 anglerfishes, 5:48-50, 5:53-56 Anguilliformes, 4:256, 4:260-268 Atheriniformes, 5:69, 5:73-76 Aulopiformes, 4:433, 4:436-439 Australian lungfishes, 4:198 beardfishes, 5:1, 5:3 Beloniformes, 5:80, 5:83-86 Beryciformes, 5:115, 5:118-121 bichirs, 4:210, 4:211-212 blennies, 5:342, 5:345-348 bowfins, 4:230

bullhead sharks, 4:98, 4:101-102 butterflyfishes, 4:62-63 Callionymoidei, 5:366, 5:369-371 carps, 4:298-299, 4:307-319 catfishes, 4:353, 4:357-366 characins, 4:337, 4:342-349 chimaeras, 4:92, 4:94-95 coelacanths, 4:191-192 Cypriniformes, 4:298-299, 4:307-319,

4:322, 4:325-333 Cyprinodontiformes, 5:92, 5:96-102 damselfishes, 4:62, 4:70 dogfish sharks, 4:152, 4:155-157 dories, 5:124, 5:126-128, 5:130 eels, 4:256, 4:260-268 electric eels, 4:370-371, 4:373-377 elephantfishes, 4:60, 4:62, 4:233, 4:238 Elopiformes, 4:243, 4:246-247 Esociformes, 4:380, 4:383-386 flatfishes, 5:452, 5:455-463 Gadiformes, 5:29, 5:32-39 gars, 4:222, 4:224-227 Gasterosteiformes, 5:134-135, 5:139-147 gobies, 5:375, 5:380-388 Gobiesocoidei, 5:356, 5:359-363 Gonorynchiformes, 4:290, 4:293-295 ground sharks, 4:114-115, 4:119-128 Gymnotiformes, 4:370-371, 4:373-377 hagfishes, 4:79, 4:80-81 herrings, 4:277-278, 4:281-287 Hexanchiformes, 4:144, 4:146-148 Labroidei, 5:277, 5:284-290, 5:294-295,

5:301-307 labyrinth fishes, 5:428, 5:431-434 lampreys, 4:84-85, 4:88-90 Lampridiformes, 4:449, 4:452-454 lanternfishes, 4:442, 4:444-446

lungfishes, 4:202, 4:203, 4:205-206 mackerel sharks, 4:132-133, 4:135-141 minnows, 4:298-299, 4:314-315 morays, 4:256, 4:264-266 mudminnows, 4:380, 4:383-386 mullets, 5:60, 5:62-65 Ophidiiformes, 5:17, 5:20-22 Orectolobiformes, 4:105, 4:108-110 Osmeriformes, 4:392, 4:395-401 Osteoglossiformes, 4:232-233, 4:237-241 Percoidei, 5:197, 5:202-208, 5:212, 5:214-217, 5:221, 5:225-226, 5:228, 5:230-233, 5:239-240, 5:247-253, 5:261, 5:266-268, 5:270-273 Percopsiformes, 5:5, 5:8-12 pikes, 4:380, 4:383-386 ragfishes, 5:352 Rajiformes, 4:177, 4:182-188 rays, 4:177, 4:182-188 Saccopharyngiformes, 4:272, 4:274-276 salmons, 4:65, 4:406-407, 4:410-419 sawsharks, 4:168, 4:170-171 Scombroidei, 5:406, 5:409-418 Scorpaeniformes, 5:158, 5:161-162, 5:165,

5:169-178, 5:181-182, 5:186-193 Scorpaenoidei, 5:165 skates, 4:177, 4:187 snakeheads, 5:438, 5:442-446 South American knifefishes, 4:370-371,

4:373-377 southern cod-icefishes, 5:322, 5:325-328 Stephanoberyciformes, 5:106, 5:108-110 Stomiiformes, 4:422-423, 4:426-429 Synbranchiformes, 5:151, 5:154-156 Tetraodontiformes, 5:469-470, 5:474-484 toadfishes, 5:42, 5:44-45 Trachinoidei, 5:333, 5:337-339 trouts, 4:62, 4:406-407 Zoarcoidei, 5:311, 5:315-318 Belalangs, 5:168, 5:172-173 Belonidae. See Needlefishes Beloniformes, 4:12, 5:79-87, 5:82 Belonion apodion, 5:80 Belontia spp. See Belontiinae Belontia signata, 5:427, 5:429 Belontiinae, 5:427 Beluga sturgeons, 4:216, 4:212 Bembridae. See Deepwater flatheads Bemis, W. E., 4:229

See also specific fish Benthobatis spp., 4:176 Benthopelagic fishes, 4:47-49

See also specific fish Benthosema spp., 4:443

Benthosema fibulatum. See Brooch lanternfishes Benthosema pterotum. See Skinnycheek lanternfishes Bern Convention of European Wildlife and Natural Habitats. See Convention on the Conservation of European Wildlife and Natural Habitats Bernaks. See Emerald notothens Berra, Tim M., 4:57, 4:59 Berycidae, 5:113 Beryciformes, 5:113-122, 5:117 Betta spp., 5:427, 5:428, 5:429 Betta burdigala, 5:427 Betta chloropharynx, 5:427

Betta livida, 5:429

Betta macrostoma. See Brunei beauties

Betta miniopinna, 5:427, 5:429

Betta persephone, 5:429

Betta schalleri, 5:427

Betta spilotogena, 5:429

Betta splendens. See Siamese fighting fishes

Bettas. See Siamese fighting fishes

4:210, 4:211 Bicolor anthias, 4:33 Bicolor parrotfishes, 4:4 Bidyanus spp., 5:220 Bidyanus bidyanus. See Silver perches Bifax spp., 5:42 Bifax lacinia, 5:41 Big-bellied seahorses, 5:133 Big-eye barenoses. See Humpnose big-eye breams

Big-eye breams. See Humpnose big-eye breams

Big-eye frogfishes, 5:52, 5:53

Big mouth gulper eels. See Pelican eels

Bigeye herrings. See Alewives

Bigeye tunas, 4:26, 5:407

Bigeyed sixgill sharks, 4:144

Bighead carps, 4:299-300, 4:303

Bigmouth buffalos, 4:322, 4:330

Bigscales, 5:105, 5:106

Billfishes. See Longnose gars

Biogeography, 4:52-59, 4:55t

Bioluminescence, 4:392, 4:422, 4:441

Birdbeak burrfishes, 4:468

Bisexual reproduction, 4:29

See also Reproduction Bitterlings, 4:298-301, 4:303, 4:305, 4:311, 4:317

Black and white-striped soapfishes. See Sixline soapfishes

Black angelfishes. See Freshwater angelfishes Black breams. See Mountain perches; Sooty grunters Black carps, 4:303 Black cods. See Maori chiefs Black crappies, 5:200, 5:202, 5:205 Black dragonfishes, 4:421, 4:425, 4:429 Black fins. See Lesser weevers Black ghosts, 4:369, 4:370, 4:372, 4:373 Black grenadiers. See Roundnose grenadiers Black-head minnows. See Fathead minnows Black morays. See Green morays Black mullets. See Flathead mullets Black pricklebacks, 5:314, 5:317 Black ribbon eels. See Ribbon morays Black ruffs, 5:423, 5:424 Black saddled tobies, 4:70 Black salmons. See Atlantic salmons Black sticks, 4:306, 4:310, 4:312 Black-stripe minnows, 4:382, 4:390, 4:392,

4:394, 4:396, 4:397 Black suckers. See Longnose suckers Blackback butterflyfishes, 5:237 Blackbacks. See Winter flounders Blackbar soldierfishes, 5:117, 5:120-121 Blackbar triggerfishes, 5:473, 5:476-477 Blackbarred garfishes. See Blackbarred halfbeaks

Blackbarred halfbeaks, 5:82, 5:84, 5:85 Blackcheek blennies, 5:344, 5:346, 5:348

Blackchins, 4:441, 4:442 Blackcods. See Sablefishes Blackfin icefishes, 5:321 Blackfin pearl killifishes, 5:95, 5:98, 5:101-102 Blackfin wolf herrings. See Dorab wolf herrings Blackfishes, 5:219-222 See also Alaska blackfishes; Black ruffs; Bowfins

Black's graylings. See Arctic graylings Blacksaddled coral groupers, 5:265, 5:271-272 Blacksaddled coral trouts. See Blacksaddled coral groupers Blackspot green knifefishes, 4:369 Blackspotted wrasses, 4:4, 4:33 Bleeding-heart tetras, 4:340, 4:343-344 Bleeker, P., 5:427

Blenniidae. See Blennies

Blennioidei. See Blennies

Blind cave characins. See Blind cavefishes

(Characins) Blind cave eels, 5:151, 5:152, 5:153, 5:154, 5:155

Blind cave gudgeons, 5:375, 5:379, 5:381 Blind cave loach of Xiaao, 4:324, 4:328,

4:332-333 Blind cave tetras. See Blind cavefishes

(Characins) Blind cavefishes (Characins), 4:335, 4:337,

4:340, 4:343, 4:344 Blind cavefishes (Cypriniformes), 4:324,

4:329, 4:332-333 Blind gobies, 5:375 Blind loaches, 4:324, 4:326, 4:327 Blind sharks, 4:105 Blind swamp cave eels, 5:151, 5:152 Blotched snakeheads, 5:438 Blotched upsidedown catfishes, 4:356, 4:362, 4:363

Blotcheye soldierfishes, 5:116

Blue angelfishes, 5:243

Blue banded sea perches, 5:255

Blue channel catfishes. See Channel catfishes

Blue chromis, 5:299, 5:304-305

Blue cods, 5:332

Blue-eye catfishes, 4:356, 4:360-361

Blue marlins, 5:408, 5:411

Blue neon gobies. See Neon gobies

Blue pikes. See Walleyes

Blue platys, 5:89

Blue sharks, 4:116, 4:118, 4:123-124 Blue-spotted cornetfishes, 5:138, 5:140-141 Blue-spotted mudskippers, 5:376 Blue-spotted stingrays, 4:177 Blue-spotted sunfishes, 5:200, 5:202-203 Blue striped grunts, 4:62 Blue tangs, 5:393

See also Palette tangs Blue trevallys, 4:26

Blueback salmons. See Sockeye salmons Bluebacks. See Coho salmons Bluebottle fishes. See Man-of-war fishes Bluefishes, 4:49, 4:68, 5:211-212, 5:213,

5:216-217 Bluegill sunfishes. See Bluegills Bluegills, 4:66, 5:196, 5:197, 5:198, 5:201, 5:203-204

Blue-gray carpet sharks, 4:105 Bluehead wrasses. See Blueheads Blueheads, 5:296, 5:299, 5:303-304 Bluestreak cleaner wrasses, 4:69, 5:293, 5:300,

5:301-302 Bluestriped grunts, 5:264, 5:267, 5:268 Blunthead cichlids, 5:279, 5:282, 5:288, 5:289 Blunthead puffers, 5:471 Bluntnose sixgill sharks, 4:143, 4:144, 4:145, 4:147-148

See also Pentacerotidae Bobtail eels. See Bobtail snipe eels Bobtail snipe eels, 4:4, 4:271, 4:273, 4:274 Bocaccios, 5:166, 5:168, 5:174-175 Body temperature, 4:37, 5:406

See also Physical characteristics Boeseman's rainbowfishes, 5:69-72, 5:75 Bogart, J. P., 4:190

Boleophthalmus boddarti. See Blue-spotted mudskippers Bolivian pygmy blue characins, 4:336 Bombay ducks, 4:431, 4:432, 4:433, 4:434 Bombay swamp eels, 5:152 Bonefishes, 4:11, 4:249-253, 4:250 Bonitos, 5:406, 5:407

Bonnethead sharks, 4:115, 4:117, 4:127-128 Bony fishes. See Atlantic menhadens Bony tongues, 4:11, 4:231-241, 4:235-236 Bostockia spp. See Nightfishes Bostockia porosa. See Nightfishes Bothidae, 4:70, 5:450, 5:453 Bothragonus swani. See Rockheads Bothus leopardinus. See Pacific leopard flounders Bothus lunatus. See Peacock flounders Bothus ocellatus, 5:451 Botia dario. See Tiger loaches Botia macracantha. See Clown loaches Botiinae, 4:321

Boulengerella lucius. See Golden pike characins Boulengerochromis microlepis. See Giant cichlids Bovichtidae. See Thornfishes Bowfins, 4:6-7, 4:11, 4:14, 4:23, 4:26, 4:57,

4:229-230 Boxfishes, 5:467-471 Brabant cichlids. See Blunthead cichlids Brachaeluridae. See Blind sharks Brachionichthys hirsutus. See Spotted handfishes Brachyhypopomus spp., 4:370 Brachyhypopomus pinnicaudatus, 4:370, 4:372,

4:373, 4:375 Brachyistius frenatus. See Kelp perches Brachyplatystoma filamentosum. See Lau-lau Brachyplatystoma rousseauxii, 4:371 Bramble sharks, 4:151, 4:152 Bramidae. See Pomfrets Branch herrings. See Alewives Branched bristlenose catfishes, 4:4, 4:356,

4:358, 4:361-362 Branchiostegus spp., 5:256 Brauer's bristlemouths, 4:425, 4:426 Bregmaceros mcclellandi, 5:27 Bregmacerotidae, 5:25-29, 5:27 Brevoortia tyrannus. See Atlantic menhadens Bridled beauties. See Bluestreak cleaner wrasses Bridled parrotfishes, 4:26 Brienomyrus spp., 4:231 Brienomyrus brachyistius, 4:233 Briggs, J. C., 5:355

Brills. See Windowpane flounders Brindlebasses, 5:293

Brits. See Atlantic herrings Britz, R., 5:427

Broadnose sevengill sharks, 4:143-144, 4:145,

4:146, 4:148 Brooch lanternfishes, 4:441 Brood parasitism, 4:354 Brook charrs. See Brook trouts Brook trouts, 4:32, 4:405, 4:408, 4:417-418,

5:421, 5:422 Brosme spp., 5:26 Brosme brosme, 5:27 Brosmophysis spp., 5:18 Brotula barbata, 5:18 Brotulinae, 5:16 Brotulotaeniinae, 5:16 Brown discus. See Blue discus Brown ragfishes. See Ragfishes Brown smoothhound sharks, 4:128 Brown trouts, 4:50, 4:407, 4:408, 4:416-417 Brownsnout spookfishes, 4:392, 4:399 Brunei beauties, 5:429 Bruton, M. N., 4:190, 4:193 Bryaninops yongei. See Whip coral gobies Brycon petrosus, 4:338 Buckler dories, 5:124, 5:125, 5:128-129 Buffalo sculpins, 5:181, 5:182 Bugfishes. See Atlantic menhadens Bulbonaricus spp., 5:133 Bull sharks, 4:30, 4:117, 4:120-121, 4:123 Bulldog plecos, 4:353 Bullhead buffalos. See Bigmouth buffalos Bullhead catfishes, 4:57, 4:352 Bullhead sharks, 4:11, 4:97-103, 4:100 Bullrouts, 5:164

Bullseye snakeheads, 5:438, 5:441, 5:443-444 Bumblebee catfishes. See Coral catfishes Bunkers. See Atlantic menhadens Bunocephalus spp., 4:357 Buoyancy control, 4:24 Burbots, 5:26, 5:31, 5:35, 5:36

See also Lotidae Burridge, C. P., 4:59 Burrowing gobies, 4:70 Burrows, 4:62, 4:64 Butis koilomatodon, 5:377 Butterfishes, 5:295, 5:298, 5:300, 5:301, 5:304

See also Rock whitings Butterfishes (Stromateidae), 5:421,

5:421-426, 5:423 Butterfly cods. See Red lionfishes Butterflyfishes, 5:49, 5:235-247, 5:237, 5:245 behavior, 4:62-63, 4:232-233, 5:239-240 conservation status, 4:234, 5:242-243 distribution, 4:57, 4:232, 5:235-237,

5:237-238 evolution, 5:235

feeding ecology, 4:67, 4:233, 5:240-242 habitats, 4:48, 4:50, 4:232, 5:238-239 humans and, 4:234, 5:243-244 physical characteristics, 4:231-232,

5:235-237 reproduction, 4:233-234, 5:242 species of, 4:240-241, 5:247 taxonomy, 4:231, 5:235 Bythitidae, 5:15-18 Bythitoidei, 5:16, 5:18

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