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Table 1 Ray-finned fish Species Richness

From: Did genome duplication drive the origin of teleosts? A comparative study of diversification in ray-finned fishes

Lineage name in Fig. 4 Richness Fishbase [1]
Elasmobranchi 970
Latimeriidae 2
Dipnoi 3
Polypteriformes 18
Chondrostei 30
Holostei 8
Elopomorpha 924
Osteoglossomorpha 228
Clupeomorpha 382
Denticipidae 1
Gonorynchiformes 37
Cypriniformes 3665
Characiformes 1847
Siluriformes 3214
Gymnotiformes 148
Osmeriformes 44
Galaxiiformes 51
Stomiiformes 406
Argentiniformes 197
Salmoniformes 205
Esociformes 13
Myctophiformes 254
Aulopiformes 244
Percopsiformes+Gadiiformes 610
Polymixiiformes 10
Zeiformes 32
Lampriformes 24
Beryciformes [includes Stephanoberyciformes] 233
Ophidiiformes 460
Percomorpha 15639
  1. Ray-finned fish species richness taken from Fishbase [1].