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Animal Index

With close to 20,000 animals at the National Aquarium, you'll discover something new every time you visit. Preview some of our most iconic animal species by filtering type, color, habitat, and more.

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Allegheny Cascades
Allegheny Cascades
Amazon River Forest
Amazon River Forest
Animal Encounters
Animal Encounters
Atlantic Coral Reef
Atlantic Coral Reef
Australia - Wild Extremes
Australia - Wild Extremes
Blacktip Reef
Blacktip Reef
Dolphin Discovery
Dolphin Discovery
Jellies Invasion
Jellies Invasion
Living Seashore
Living Seashore
Maryland - Mountains to the Sea
Maryland - Mountains to the Sea
North Atlantic to the Pacific
North Atlantic to the Pacific
Not Currently on Exhibit
Not Currently on Exhibit
Shark Alley
Shark Alley
Surviving Through Adaptation
Surviving Through Adaptation
Upland Tropical Rain Forest
Upland Tropical Rain Forest
Amphibians
Amphibians
Birds
Birds
Bony Fish
Bony Fish
Cartilaginous Fish
Cartilaginous Fish
Invertebrates
Invertebrates
Mammals
Mammals
Reptiles
Reptiles

Amphibians公和我做好爽

American Bull Frog

American Bullfrog

Exhibit Name: Maryland - Mountains to the Sea

Invertebrates

Anemone

Anemones

Exhibit Name: North Atlantic to the Pacific公和我做好爽

Mammals公和我做好爽

Atlantic bottlenose dolphin

Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphin 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Dolphin Discovery

Birds公和我做好爽

Atlantic Puffin

Atlantic Puffin

Exhibit Name: North Atlantic to the Pacific公和我做好爽

Reptiles公和我做好爽

Austalian freshwater crocodile

Australian Freshwater Crocodile

Exhibit Name: Australia - Wild Extremes公和我做好爽

Banggai cardinalfish

Banggai Cardinalfish 公和我做好爽

Bony Fish

Banggai cardinalfish

Banggai Cardinalfish

Exhibit Name: North Atlantic to the Pacific公和我做好爽

Bony Fish

Barramundi

Barramundi 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Australia - Wild Extremes公和我做好爽

Black Grouper

Black Grouper 公和我做好爽

Bony Fish

Black Grouper

Black Grouper

Exhibit Name: Surviving Through Adaptation

Reptiles

Black Headed Python

Black-Headed Python

Exhibit Name: Not Currently on Exhibit公和我做好爽

Blacktip Reef Shark

Blacktip Reef Shark 公和我做好爽

Cartilaginous Fish公和我做好爽

Blacktip Reef Shark

Blacktip Reef Shark

Exhibit Name: Blacktip Reef公和我做好爽

Invertebrates

Blue Crab

Blue Crab

Exhibit Name: Maryland - Mountains to the Sea

Birds

Blue-Crowned MotMot

Blue-Crowned Motmot

Exhibit Name: Upland Tropical Rain Forest

Blue Poison Dart Frog

Blue Poison-Dart Frog 公和我做好爽

Amphibians

Blue Poison Dart Frog

Blue Poison-Dart Frog

Exhibit Name: Upland Tropical Rain Forest

Cartilaginous Fish

Bonnethead shark

Bonnethead Shark

Exhibit Name: Atlantic Coral Reef公和我做好爽

Reptiles

Broad Shell Snake-Necked Turtle

Broad-Shelled Turtle

Exhibit Name: Australia - Wild Extremes公和我做好爽

Invertebrates

Chambered nautilus

Chambered Nautilus 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Not Currently on Exhibit公和我做好爽

Clearnose Skate

Clearnose Skate 公和我做好爽

Clearnose Skate

Clearnose Skate 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Living Seashore公和我做好爽

Bony Fish

Clownfish

Percula Clownfish

Exhibit Name: North Atlantic to the Pacific公和我做好爽

Bony Fish公和我做好爽

Clown Triggerfish

Clown Triggerfish 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Blacktip Reef公和我做好爽

Bony Fish

Creole Fish

Atlantic Creole Fish

Exhibit Name: Surviving Through Adaptation公和我做好爽

Reptiles

Death Adder

Death Adder

Exhibit Name: Australia - Wild Extremes

Diamondback terrapin

Diamondback Terrapin 公和我做好爽

Reptiles

Diamondback terrapin

Diamondback Terrapin 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Maryland - Mountains to the Sea公和我做好爽

Bony Fish

Discus

Discus

Exhibit Name: Amazon River Forest

National Aquarium – Electric Eel

Electric Eel 公和我做好爽

Bony Fish

National Aquarium – Electric Eel

Electric Eel

Exhibit Name: Surviving Through Adaptation

Reptiles

Emerald Tree Boa

Emerald Tree Boa

Exhibit Name: Amazon River Forest

Bony Fish

Emperor Angelfish

Emperor Angelfish 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Blacktip Reef

Bony Fish

Fairy Basslet

Fairy Basslets 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Surviving Through Adaptation公和我做好爽

Garabaldi

Garibaldi 公和我做好爽

Bony Fish

Garabaldi

Garibaldi

Exhibit Name: North Atlantic to the Pacific

Reptiles

Giant Amazon River Turtle

Giant South American River Turtle

Exhibit Name: Amazon River Forest公和我做好爽

Amphibians

Giant tree frog

Giant Waxy Tree Frog

Exhibit Name: Amazon River Forest公和我做好爽

Giant Pacific octopus

Giant Pacific Octopus 公和我做好爽

Invertebrates公和我做好爽

Giant Pacific octopus

Giant Pacific Octopus

Exhibit Name: Surviving Through Adaptation

Mammals

Golden lion tamarin

Golden Lion Tamarin

Exhibit Name: Upland Tropical Rain Forest

Birds

Gouldian Finch

Gouldian Finch 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Not Currently on Exhibit公和我做好爽

Bony Fish

Graysby

Graysby

Exhibit Name: Surviving Through Adaptation

Green Moray Eel

Green Moray Eel 公和我做好爽

Bony Fish公和我做好爽

Green Moray Eel

Green Moray Eel

Exhibit Name: Atlantic Coral Reef公和我做好爽

Reptiles公和我做好爽

Green Sea Turtle on the Ocean Floor

Green Sea Turtle

Exhibit Name: Not Currently on Exhibit

Gray-headed flying fox

Grey-headed Flying Fox 公和我做好爽

Mammals公和我做好爽

Gray-headed flying fox

Grey-headed Flying Fox 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Not Currently on Exhibit

Guineafowl puffer

Guineafowl Puffer 公和我做好爽

Bony Fish公和我做好爽

Guineafowl puffer

Guineafowl Puffer 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Blacktip Reef公和我做好爽

Bony Fish公和我做好爽

Harlequin Tuskfish

Harlequin Tuskfish

Exhibit Name: Blacktip Reef公和我做好爽

Honeycomb Stingray

Reticulated Whiptail Ray 公和我做好爽

Cartilaginous Fish公和我做好爽

Honeycomb Stingray

Reticulated Whiptail Ray 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Blacktip Reef

Cartilaginous Fish

Horn Shark

Horn Shark

Exhibit Name: North Atlantic to the Pacific

Invertebrates公和我做好爽

Horseshoe crab

Horseshoe Crab 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Living Seashore公和我做好爽

humphead wrasse

Humphead Wrasse 公和我做好爽

Bony Fish

humphead wrasse

Humphead Wrasse 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Blacktip Reef

Hyacinth Macaw

Hyacinth Macaw 公和我做好爽

Birds

Hyacinth Macaw

Hyacinth Macaw

Exhibit Name: Animal Encounters公和我做好爽

Irwins Turtle

Irwin's Snapping Turtle 公和我做好爽

Reptiles

Irwins Turtle

Irwin's Snapping Turtle

Exhibit Name: Australia - Wild Extremes公和我做好爽

Invertebrates公和我做好爽

Atlantic Bay Nettle

Atlantic Bay Nettle

Exhibit Name: Jellies Invasion

Blue Blubber Jellyfish

Blue Blubber Jelly 公和我做好爽

Invertebrates公和我做好爽

Blue Blubber Jellyfish

Blue Blubber Jelly 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Jellies Invasion公和我做好爽

Invertebrates

lions mane

Lion's Mane Jellyfish

Exhibit Name: Jellies Invasion公和我做好爽

Moon Jellyfish

Moon Jelly 公和我做好爽

Invertebrates

Moon Jellyfish

Moon Jelly 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Jellies Invasion公和我做好爽

Invertebrates公和我做好爽

Pacific Sea Nettle

Pacific Sea Nettle 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Jellies Invasion

Purple Striped Jellyfish

Purple-Striped Jelly 公和我做好爽

Invertebrates

Purple Striped Jellyfish

Purple-Striped Jelly 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Jellies Invasion

Upside-Down Jellyfish

Upside-Down Jelly 公和我做好爽

Invertebrates

Upside-Down Jellyfish

Upside-Down Jelly 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Jellies Invasion公和我做好爽

Reptiles

Fitzroy River Snake-Necked Turtle

Kimberley Snake-Necked Turtle

Exhibit Name: Australia - Wild Extremes公和我做好爽

Cartilaginous Fish

sawfish

Largetooth Sawfish

Exhibit Name: Shark Alley

Birds

National Aquarium – Laughing Kookaburra

Laughing Kookaburra

Exhibit Name: Australia - Wild Extremes公和我做好爽

Leopard Shark

Leopard Shark 公和我做好爽

Cartilaginous Fish

Leopard Shark

Leopard Shark 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Not Currently on Exhibit

Mammals

Two-toed sloth

Linne's Two-Toed Sloth 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Upland Tropical Rain Forest公和我做好爽

Longhorn Cowfish

Longhorn Cowfish 公和我做好爽

Bony Fish

Longhorn Cowfish

Longhorn Cowfish

Exhibit Name: Surviving Through Adaptation

Bony Fish公和我做好爽

Longnose Gar

Longnose Gar 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Surviving Through Adaptation

Bony Fish公和我做好爽

Longsnout Seahorse

Longsnout Seahorse

Exhibit Name: Surviving Through Adaptation

Invertebrates公和我做好爽

Mantis Shrimp

Peacock Mantis Shrimp

Exhibit Name: Surviving Through Adaptation公和我做好爽

Bony Fish

Mouth Almighty

Mouth Almighty

Exhibit Name: Australia - Wild Extremes公和我做好爽

Bony Fish

Northern hogsucker

Northern Hogsucker 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Allegheny Cascades

Invertebrates公和我做好爽

Japanese Sea Nettle

Japanese Sea Nettle

Exhibit Name: Jellies Invasion公和我做好爽

Invertebrates

Atlantic Sea Nettle

Northern Sea Nettle

Exhibit Name: Not Currently on Exhibit公和我做好爽

Nurse Shark

Nurse Shark 公和我做好爽

Cartilaginous Fish

Nurse Shark

Nurse Shark 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Shark Alley

Pig-Nosed Turtle

Pig-nosed Turtle 公和我做好爽

Reptiles

Pig-Nosed Turtle

Pig-nosed Turtle

Exhibit Name: Australia - Wild Extremes公和我做好爽

Bony Fish

National Aquarium – Porcupine Fish

Spotfin Porcupinefish

Exhibit Name: Atlantic Coral Reef

National Aquarium – Rainbow Lorikeet

Swainson’s Lorikeet 公和我做好爽

Birds

National Aquarium – Rainbow Lorikeet

Swainson’s Lorikeet 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Australia - Wild Extremes公和我做好爽

Bony Fish公和我做好爽

National Aquarium – Rosyside dace

Rosyside Dace 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Maryland - Mountains to the Sea

National Aquarium - Roughtail Stingray

Roughtail Stingray 公和我做好爽

Cartilaginous Fish公和我做好爽

National Aquarium - Roughtail Stingray

Roughtail Stingray

Exhibit Name: Shark Alley

Sandbar Shark

Sandbar Shark 公和我做好爽

Cartilaginous Fish

Sandbar Shark

Sandbar Shark 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Shark Alley公和我做好爽

National Aquarium – Sand Tiger Shark

Sand Tiger Shark 公和我做好爽

Cartilaginous Fish

National Aquarium – Sand Tiger Shark

Sand Tiger Shark 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Shark Alley公和我做好爽

Birds

National Aquarium – Scarlet Ibis

Scarlet Ibis 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Upland Tropical Rain Forest公和我做好爽

Birds公和我做好爽

National Aquarium - Screaming Piha

Screaming Piha 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Upland Tropical Rain Forest

Invertebrates公和我做好爽

National Aquarium – Sea Stars

Sea Stars

Exhibit Name: North Atlantic to the Pacific

Bony Fish

National Aquarium – Silver arowana

Silver Arowana 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Amazon River Forest公和我做好爽

Bony Fish

Slingjaw Wrasse

Slingjaw Wrasse

Exhibit Name: Blacktip Reef

Reptiles公和我做好爽

National Aquarium – Spiny-tailed monitor

Spiny-Tailed Monitor

Exhibit Name: Australia - Wild Extremes公和我做好爽

Bony Fish

National Aquarium - Spotfin butterflyfish

Spotfin Butterflyfish

Exhibit Name: Surviving Through Adaptation公和我做好爽

Bony Fish

spotted unicornfish

Spotted Unicornfish

Exhibit Name: Blacktip Reef公和我做好爽

Bony Fish

National Aquarium – Striped blenny

Striped Blenny

Exhibit Name: Maryland - Mountains to the Sea

Bony Fish公和我做好爽

National Aquarium – Striped burrfish

Striped Burrfish 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Maryland - Mountains to the Sea

Birds公和我做好爽

National Aquarium – Sunbittern

Sunbittern

Exhibit Name: Upland Tropical Rain Forest公和我做好爽

Invertebrates

National Aquarium – Tarantula

Tarantula

Exhibit Name: Upland Tropical Rain Forest公和我做好爽

Birds公和我做好爽

National Aquarium – Tawny frogmouth

Tawny Frogmouth

Exhibit Name: Australia - Wild Extremes

National Aquarium - Turquoise Tanager

Turquoise Tanager 公和我做好爽

Birds

National Aquarium - Turquoise Tanager

Turquoise Tanager

Exhibit Name: Upland Tropical Rain Forest

Cartilaginous Fish公和我做好爽

White-Blotched River Stingray

Exhibit Name: Amazon River Forest

Birds公和我做好爽

National Aquarium – White-tailed trogon

White-Tailed Trogon

Exhibit Name: Upland Tropical Rain Forest

tasselled wobbegong

Wobbegong Shark 公和我做好爽

Cartilaginous Fish公和我做好爽

tasselled wobbegong

Wobbegong Shark 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Blacktip Reef公和我做好爽

National Aquarium - Wolf Eel

Wolf Eel 公和我做好爽

Bony Fish

National Aquarium - Wolf Eel

Wolf Eel

Exhibit Name: North Atlantic to the Pacific

Reptiles

South American Yellow-Footed Tortoise

Exhibit Name: Upland Tropical Rain Forest公和我做好爽

National Aquarium – Yellow-headed Amazon

Yellow-Headed Amazon 公和我做好爽

Birds

National Aquarium – Yellow-headed Amazon

Yellow-Headed Amazon

Exhibit Name: Upland Tropical Rain Forest

Invertebrates公和我做好爽

National Aquarium - Yellow Sea Cucumber

Yellow Sea Cucumber

Exhibit Name: North Atlantic to the Pacific

National Aquarium - Yellow Tang

Yellow Tang 公和我做好爽

Bony Fish公和我做好爽

National Aquarium - Yellow Tang

Yellow Tang

Exhibit Name: North Atlantic to the Pacific

National Aquarium – Zebra shark

Zebra Shark 公和我做好爽

Cartilaginous Fish公和我做好爽

National Aquarium – Zebra shark

Zebra Shark 公和我做好爽

Exhibit Name: Blacktip Reef公和我做好爽

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