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''Yanosteus longidorsalis'' MHNT Acipenseriformes is an order of basal ray-finned fishes that includes the sturgeons and paddlefishes, as well as some extinct families.
Agnatha (Greek, "no jaws") is a superclass of jawless fish in the phylum Chordata, subphylum Vertebrata, consisting of both present (cyclostomes) and extinct (conodonts and ostracoderms) species.
Agonus cataphractus, commonly known as the hooknose, pogge or armed bullhead, is a species of fish in the Agonidae family, close to the scorpion fish.
The alfonsino (Beryx decadactylus), also known as the alfonsin, longfinned beryx, red bream, or imperador, is a species of deepwater berycid fish of the order Beryciformes.
The allis shad (Alosa alosa) is a widespread Northeast Atlantic species of fish in the herring family, Clupeidae.
The American plaice, American sole or long rough dab (Hippoglossoides platessoides) is a North Atlantic flatfish that belongs, along with other right-eyed flounders, to the Pleuronectidae family.
The wolffish, also known as sea wolves, are a family, Anarhichadidae, of perciform fish.
The angelsharks are a group of sharks in the genus Squatina in the family Squatinidae, which are unusual in having flattened bodies and broad pectoral fins that give them a strong resemblance to rays.
Anglerfish are fish of the teleost order Lophiiformes.
The Anguillidae are a family of ray-finned fish that contains the freshwater eels.
Arctic char or Arctic charr (Salvelinus alpinus) is a cold-water fish in the family Salmonidae, native to alpine lakes and arctic and subarctic coastal waters.
The Argentiniformes are an order of ray-finned fish whose distinctness was recognized only fairly recently.
Argyrosomus regius (also known as meagre, croaker, jewfish, shade-fish, corvina, salmon-bass or stone bass) is a fish of the family Sciaenidae.
Ascanius (said to have reigned 1176-1138 BC) a legendary king of Alba Longa and is the son of the Trojan hero Aeneas and either Creusa, daughter of Priam, or Lavinia, daughter of Latinus.
The asp (Leuciscus aspius) is a European freshwater fish of the Cyprinid family.
The Atheriniformes, also known as the silversides, are an order of ray-finned fishes that includes the Old World silversides and several less-familiar families, including the unusual Phallostethidae.
The Atlantic bluefin tuna (Thunnus thynnus) is a species of tuna in the family Scombridae.
The Atlantic bonito (Sarda sarda) is a large mackerel-like fish of the family Scombridae.
The Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua) is a benthopelagic fish of the family Gadidae, widely consumed by humans.
The Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus) is a flatfish of the family Pleuronectidae.
Atlantic herring (Clupea harengus) is a herring in the family Clupeidae.
The Atlantic horse mackerel (Trachurus trachurus) is a species of jack mackerel in the family Carangidae.
The Atlantic mackerel (Scomber scombrus), also known as Boston mackerel, Norwegian mackerel, Scottish mackerel or just mackerel, is a species of mackerel found in the temperate waters of the Mediterranean Sea, the Black Sea, and the northern Atlantic Ocean, where it is extremely common and occurs in huge shoals in the pelagic zone down to about.
The Atlantic pomfret or Ray's bream (after naturalist, John Ray) (Brama brama) is a pomfret of the family Bramidae, found in the Atlantic, Indian, and South Pacific Oceans, at depths down to 1,000 m. Its length is between 40 and 100 cm.
The Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) is a species of ray-finned fish in the family Salmonidae.
The Atlantic saury (Scomberesox saurus) is a fish of the family Scomberesocidae found in the Atlantic Ocean, in the seas near Australia, and also in the Mediterranean.
The Atlantic torpedo (Tetronarce nobiliana) is a species of electric ray in the family Torpedinidae.
The Atlantic wolffish (Anarhichas lupus), also known as the seawolf, Atlantic catfish, ocean catfish, devil fish, wolf eel (the common name for its Pacific relative), woof or sea cat, is a marine fish of the wolffish family Anarhichadidae.
Aulopiformes is a diverse order of marine ray-finned fish consisting of some 15 extant and several prehistoric families with about 45 genera and over 230 species.
The Ballan wrasse (Labrus bergylta) is a species of wrasse native to the northeastern Atlantic Ocean from Norway to Morocco, including the islands of Madeira, the Azores and the Canary Islands.
Barracudinas are any member of the marine mesopelagic fish family Paralepididae: 50 or so extant species are found almost worldwide in deep waters.
The basking shark (Cetorhinus maximus) is the second-largest living shark, after the whale shark, and one of three plankton-eating shark species, along with the whale shark and megamouth shark.
Beloniformes is an order composed of six families (and about 264 species) of freshwater and marine ray-finned fish.
Benthosema glaciale, or glacier lantern fish, is the most common species of lanternfish and important part of the midwater ecosystem of northern North Atlantic.
Berycidae is a small family of deep-sea fishes, related to the squirrelfishes.
The Beryciformes are a poorly-understood order of carnivorous ray-finned fishes consisting of 7 families, 30 genera, and 161 species.
The big-scale sand smelt (Atherina boyeri) is a species of fish in the Atherinidae family.
Binomial nomenclature ("two-term naming system") also called nomenclature ("two-name naming system") or binary nomenclature, is a formal system of naming species of living things by giving each a name composed of two parts, both of which use Latin grammatical forms, although they can be based on words from other languages.
The birdbeak dogfish (Deania calcea) is a dogfish shark of the family Centrophoridae found in the Pacific Ocean around Honshū, Japan, southern Australia, New Zealand, and Chile, and in the Atlantic Ocean from Iceland south to the Cape of Good Hope.
The black goby (Gobius niger) is a species of ray-finned fish found in the Eastern Atlantic and Mediterranean Sea and Black Sea.
The black seabream (Spondyliosoma cantharus) is a species of Sparidae fishes.
Black seadevils are small, deepsea lophiiform fishes of the family Melanocetidae.
The blackbelly rosefish, Helicolenus dactylopterus, is a marine bony fish from the family Sebastidae, also known as bluemouth rockfish, and bluemouth seaperch.
The blackmouth catshark (Galeus melastomus) is a species of catshark, and part of the family Scyliorhinidae, common in the northeastern Atlantic Ocean from Iceland to Senegal, including the Mediterranean Sea.
The blackspot seabream (Pagellus bogaraveo), also known as the red seabream, is a fish species in Sparidae family.
The blue ling (Molva dypterygia) is a member of the cod family from the North Atlantic.
The blue shark (Prionace glauca) is a species of requiem shark, in the family Carcharhinidae, that inhabits deep waters in the world's temperate and tropical oceans.
The blue whiting, Micromesistius poutassou, one of the two species in the genus Micromesistius in the cod family, is common in the northeast Atlantic Ocean from Morocco to Iceland and Spitsbergen.
The bluntnose sixgill shark (Hexanchus griseus), often simply called the cow shark, is the largest hexanchoid shark, growing to in length.
Boops boops; βόωψ boōps, literally "cow-eye"), commonly called a bogue, is a species of seabream native to the eastern Atlantic. Its common name in most languages refers to its large ("bug") eyes. It is found off the coasts of Europe, Africa, the Azores and the Canary Islands, from Norway to Angola, and in the Mediterranean and Black Seas. The species avoids brackish waters such as the Baltic Sea. A demersal and semi-pelagic feeder, it can generally be found down to 100 m, and infrequently down to 350 m. It consumes seaweed, crustaceans, and some plankton, in schools that rise to the surface at night. Individuals can reach 36 cm, but average 20 cm. Sex determination in the bogue is unclear. It has variously been described as a rudimentary intersex organism, with a few intersex individuals, or a protogynic intersex, with individuals starting out life as females, and some becoming male later on. The species is commercially fished, with 37,830 tonnes taken in 2008. It is marketed in sizes from Small (1/2, 2/3), Medium (2/4, 3/5, 4/6), Large (4/8, 4/7, 5/7, 5/8). Sizes are not standardized, but the mentioned sizes are often used in commercial transactions. When cleaned and pan fried, broiled or baked fresh, they are good tasting, but when stored their gut flora soon spread unpleasant flavors to their flesh. Much of the catch is used for fishmeal or tuna fishing bait.
Lefteye flounders are a family, Bothidae, of flounders.
The bramble shark (Echinorhinus brucus) is one of the two species of sharks in the family Echinorhinidae.
The brill (Scophthalmus rhombus) is a species of flatfish in the turbot family (Scophthalmidae) of the order Pleuronectiformes.
The broadnosed pipefish (Syngnathus typhle) is a fish of the family Syngnathidae (seahorses and pipefishes).
The brown trout (Salmo trutta) is a European species of salmonid fish that has been widely introduced into suitable environments globally.
Boarfishes are a small family, Caproidae, of marine fishes comprising two genera and 12 species.
The boarfish (Capros aper) is a species of fish in the Caproidae family, the only known member of its genus.
The Carangidae are a family of fish which includes the jacks, pompanos, jack mackerels, runners, and scads.
Carcharhiniformes, the ground sharks, with over 270 species, are the largest order of sharks.
Carl Linnaeus (23 May 1707 – 10 January 1778), also known after his ennoblement as Carl von LinnéBlunt (2004), p. 171.
Catsharks are ground sharks of the family Scyliorhinidae.
The Centriscidae are a family of fishes from the order Syngnathiformes which includes the snipefishes, shrimpfishes, and bellowfishes.
The Centrophoridae are a family of squaliform sharks.
Charles Lucien Jules Laurent Bonaparte, 2nd Prince of Canino and Musignano (24 May 1803 – 29 July 1857), was a French biologist and ornithologist.
Chimaeras the order Chimaeriformes, known informally as ghost sharks, rat fish (not to be confused with the rattails), spookfish (not to be confused with the true spookfish of the family Opisthoproctidae), or rabbit fish (not to be confused with the family Siganidae).
The Chimaeridae, or shortnose chimaeras, are a family of cartilaginous fish.
Chondrichthyes (from Greek χονδρ- chondr- 'cartilage', ἰχθύς ichthys 'fish') is a class that contains the cartilaginous fishes: they are jawed vertebrates with paired fins, paired nares, scales, a heart with its chambers in series, and skeletons made of cartilage rather than bone.
Clupeidae is a family of ray-finned fishes, comprising, for instance, the herrings, shads, sardines, ilish, and menhadens.
Clupeiformes is the order of ray-finned fish that includes the herring family, Clupeidae, and the anchovy family, Engraulidae.
Combtooth blennies are blennioids; perciform marine fish of the family Blenniidae.
The common dab (Limanda limanda) is an edible flatfish of the family Pleuronectidae.
The common dragonet (Callionymus lyra) is a species of dragonet which is widely distributed in the eastern North Atlantic where it is common near Europe from Norway and Iceland southwards.
The common eagle ray (Myliobatis aquila) is a species of fish in the family Myliobatidae.
The common goby (Pomatoschistus microps) is a species of ray-finned fish native to fresh and brackish waters along the Atlantic and Baltic Sea coasts of Europe and northern Africa, with a range stretching from Norway to Morocco and Mauritania.
The common ling (Molva molva), also known as the white ling or simply the ling, is a large member of the family Lotidae, a group of cod-like fishes.
the common pandora (Pagellus erythrinus) is a fish of the Sparidae family (sea bream).
The common remora (Remora remora) is a pelagic marine fish belonging to family Echeneidae.
The common seasnail (Liparis liparis) is a small marine fish of the seasnail family (Liparidae) in the order Scorpaeniformes, the scorpionfishes and flatheads.
The common skate or blue skate (Dipturus batis, syn. Raja batis) is the largest skate in the world attaining a length of up to.
The common smooth-hound (Mustelus mustelus) is a houndshark of the family Triakidae.
The common sole, Dover sole, or black sole (Solea solea) is a species of flatfish in the family Soleidae.
The common stingray (Dasyatis pastinaca) is a species of stingray in the family Dasyatidae, found in the northeastern Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean and Black Seas.
The common thresher (Alopias vulpinus), also known by many names such as Atlantic thresher, big-eye thresher, fox shark, green thresher, swingletail, slasher, swiveltail, thintail thresher, whip-tailed shark and Zorro thresher shark, is the largest species of thresher shark, family Alopiidae, reaching some in length.
The corkwing wrasse, Symphodus melops, is a species of wrasse native to the eastern Atlantic Ocean from Norway to Morocco and out to the Azores, as well as being found in the Mediterranean Sea and the Adriatic Sea.
Coryphaenoides rupestris is a species of marine ray-finned fish in the family Macrouridae.
The Cottidae are a family of fish in the superfamily Cottoidea, the sculpins.
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Cow sharks are a family, the Hexanchidae, of sharks characterized by an additional pair or pairs of gill slits.
A critically endangered (CR) species is one which has been categorized by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) as facing an extremely high risk of extinction in the wild.
Crystallogobius linearis, the crystal goby, is a species of goby native to the Atlantic coasts of Europe and the Mediterranean Sea where it can be found at depths of from.
The cuckoo wrasse (Labrus mixtus) is a species of wrasse native to the eastern Atlantic Ocean from Norway to Senegal, including the Azores and Madeira.
The cusk or tusk (Brosme brosme) is a North Atlantic cod-like fish in the ling family Lotidae.
Cyclopterus lumpus, the lumpsucker or lumpfish, is a species of marine fish in the family Cyclopteridae (lumpsuckers).
The Cyprinidae are the family of freshwater fishes, collectively called cyprinids, that includes the carps, the true minnows, and their relatives (for example, the barbs and barbels).
Cypriniformes is an order of ray-finned fish, including the carps, minnows, loaches and relatives.
The Dalatiidae are the family of kitefin sharks of the order Squaliformes (the term "kitefin shark" also refers specifically to the species Dalatias licha).
A data deficient (DD) species is one which has been categorised by the International Union for Conservation of Nature as offering insufficient information for a proper assessment of conservation status to be made.
The deepwater redfish (Sebastes mentella), also known as the beaked redfish, ocean perch, Atlantic redfish, Norway haddock, red perch, golden redfish, or hemdurgan, may reach a size of, but is usually less than.
The Norwegian skate or black skate (Dipturus nidarosiensis) is a species of skate found at depths of to over in the East Atlantic region.
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Dragonets are small, perciform, marine fish of the diverse family Callionymidae (from the Greek kallis, "beautiful" and onyma, "name") found mainly in the tropical waters of the western Indo-Pacific.
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Echinorhinus is the only extant genus in the family Echinorhinidae.
An eel is any ray-finned fish belonging to the order Anguilliformes, which consists of four suborders, 20 families, 111 genera and about 800 species.
The eelpouts are the ray-finned fish family Zoarcidae.
The electric rays are a group of rays, flattened cartilaginous fish with enlarged pectoral fins, composing the order Torpediniformes.
An endangered species is a species which has been categorized as very likely to become extinct.
The Etmopteridae are a family of sharks in the order Squaliformes, commonly known as lantern sharks.
The European anchovy (Engraulis encrasicolus) is a forage fish somewhat related to the herring.
The European bass (Dicentrarchus labrax) is a primarily ocean-going fish native to the waters off Europe's western and southern and Africa's northern coasts, though it can also be found in shallow coastal waters and river mouths during the summer months.
The European conger (Conger conger) is a species of conger of the family Congridae.
The European eel (Anguilla anguilla) is a species of eel, a snake-like, catadromous fish.
The European flounder (Platichthys flesus) is a flatfish of European coastal waters from the White Sea in the north to the Mediterranean and the Black Sea in the south.
The European pilchard (Sardina pilchardus) is a species of ray-finned fish in the monotypic genus, Sardina.
The European plaice (Pleuronectes platessa) is a commercially important flatfish.
The European river lamprey, also known as the river lamprey or lampern, is a freshwater lamprey.
The European sea sturgeon (Acipenser sturio), also known as the Atlantic sturgeon or common sturgeon, is a species of sturgeon previously found on most coasts of Europe.
The smelt or European smelt (Osmerus eperlanus) is a species of fish in the family Osmeridae.
The European sprat (Sprattus sprattus), also known as bristling, brisling or skipper, is a small, herring-like, marine fish.
An extinct in the wild (EW) species is one which has been categorized by the International Union for Conservation of Nature as only known by living members kept in captivity or as a naturalized population outside its historic range due to massive habitat loss.
In biology, extinction is the termination of an organism or of a group of organisms (taxon), normally a species.
Fierasfer is a common name for several fishes and may refer to.
FishBase is a global species database of fish species (specifically finfish).
The fivebeard rockling (Ciliata mustela) is a coastal fish of the family Lotidae.
A flatfish is a member of the order Pleuronectiformes of ray-finned demersal fishes, also called the Heterosomata, sometimes classified as a suborder of Perciformes.
The Exocoetidae are a family of marine fishes in the order Beloniformes class Actinopterygii.
The fourbeard rockling (Enchelyopus cimbrius) is a species of lotid fish found in the northern Atlantic Ocean.
Fries's goby (Lesueurigobius friesii) is a species of goby native to the Eastern Atlantic Ocean along the coasts of Europe and northern Africa as well as the Mediterranean Sea to the Sea of Marmara.
Gadiculus, or the silvery pouts, are genus of cod, fishes in the family Gadidae.
Gadiculus thori is a species of cod found in the northeastern Atlantic Ocean.
The Gadidae are a family of marine fish, included in the order Gadiformes, known as the cods, codfishes or true cods.
Gadiformes are an order of ray-finned fish, also called the Anacanthini, that includes the cod and its allies.
The garfish (Belone belone), or sea needle, is a pelagic, oceanodromous needlefish found in brackish and marine waters of the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean, Caribbean, Black, and Baltic Seas.
Gasterosteiformes is an order of ray-finned fishes that includes the sticklebacks and relatives.
The giant oarfish (Regalecus glesne) is a species of oarfish of the family Regalecidae.
The gilt-head (sea) bream (Sparus aurata) is a fish of the bream family Sparidae found in the Mediterranean Sea and the eastern coastal regions of the North Atlantic Ocean.
The goatfishes are perciform fish of the family Mullidae.
Gobies are fishes of the family Gobiidae, one of the largest fish families comprising more than 2,000 species in more than 200 genera.
The golden grey mullet (Chelon aurata) is a fish in the family Mugilidae.
The goldsinny wrasse (Ctenolabrus rupestris) is a species of wrasse native to the eastern Atlantic Ocean, the Mediterranean Sea, and the Black Sea where they inhabit weedy, rocky reefs at depths from, though rarely below.
Goosefishes are anglerfishes in the family Lophiidae found in the Arctic, Atlantic, Indian, and Pacific Oceans, where they live on sandy and muddy bottoms of the continental shelf and continental slope, at depths in excess of.
The great lanternshark (Etmopterus princeps) is a shark of the family Etmopteridae found in the northeast and northwest Atlantic.
The great sand eel (Hyperoplus lanceolatus) is the greater species of sand eel.
The greater argentine (Argentina silus; synonymous with Salmo silus), also known as the Atlantic argentine, great silver smelt, herring smelt or simply smelt, is a northern Atlantic herring smelt and can be found at depths from.
The greater pipefish (Syngnathus acus) is a pipefish of the family Syngnathidae.
The greater weever (Trachinus draco, Linnaeus 1758) is a benthic and demersal venomous marine fish of the family Trachinidae.
The Greenland shark (Somniosus microcephalus), also known as the gurry shark or grey shark, or by the Kalaallisut name eqalussuaq, is a large shark of the family Somniosidae ("sleeper sharks"), closely related to the Pacific and southern sleeper sharks.
The grey gurnard (Eutrigla gurnardus) is a species of sea robin native to the eastern Atlantic Ocean, the Mediterranean Sea, and the Black Sea.
The haddock (Melanogrammus aeglefinus) is a saltwater fish from the family Gadidae, the true cods, it is the only species in the monotypic genus Melanogrammus.
Hagfish, the class '''Myxini''' (also known as Hyperotreti), are eel-shaped, slime-producing marine fish (occasionally called slime eels).
The herring smelts or argentines are a family, Argentinidae, of marine smelts.
The Hexanchiformes are the order consisting of the most primitive types of sharks, and numbering just seven extant species.
Houndsharks, the Triakidae, are a family of ground sharks, consisting of about 40 species in nine genera.
The houting (Coregonus oxyrinchus) is a European, allegedly extinct species of whitefish in the family Salmonidae.
In biogeography, a species is defined as indigenous to a given region or ecosystem if its presence in that region is the result of only natural process, with no human intervention.
The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN; officially International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources) is an international organization working in the field of nature conservation and sustainable use of natural resources.
An introduced species (alien species, exotic species, non-indigenous species, or non-native species) is a species living outside its native distributional range, which has arrived there by human activity, either deliberate or accidental.
An invasive species is a species that is not native to a specific location (an introduced species), and that has a tendency to spread to a degree believed to cause damage to the environment, human economy or human health.
The jellynose fishes or tadpole fishes are the small order Ateleopodiformes.
Jenyns is a surname.
Johan Ernst Gunnerus (26 February 1718 – 23 September 1773) was a Norwegian bishop and botanist.
John Dory, St Pierre or Peter's Fish, refers to fish of the genus Zeus, especially Zeus faber, of widespread distribution.
The kitefin shark or seal shark (Dalatias licha) is a species of dogfish shark in the family Dalatiidae, and the only species in its genus.
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The Lamnidae are the family of mackerel or white sharks. They are large, fast-swimming sharks, found in oceans worldwide.
The Lamniformes (from the Greek word, Lamna "fish of prey") are an order of sharks commonly known as mackerel sharks (which may also refer specifically to the family Lamnidae).
Lampreys (sometimes also called, inaccurately, lamprey eels) are an ancient lineage of jawless fish of the order Petromyzontiformes, placed in the superclass Cyclostomata.
Lampriformes is an order of ray-finned fish.
Lampris guttatus, commonly known as the opah, cravo, moonfish, kingfish, and Jerusalem haddock, is a large, colorful, deep-bodied pelagic lampriform fish belonging to the family Lampridae, which comprises the genus Lampris.
Lanternfishes (or myctophids, from the Greek μυκτήρ myktḗr, "nose" and ophis, "serpent") are small mesopelagic fish of the large family Myctophidae.
Lütken is a surname.
The leafscale gulper shark (Centrophorus squamosus) is a dogfish of the family Centrophoridae.
A least concern (LC) species is a species which has been categorized by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) as evaluated but not qualified for any other category.
The lemon sole (Microstomus kitt) is a flatfish of the family Pleuronectidae.
Thorogobius ephippiatus, the leopard-spotted goby, is a species of goby native to the eastern Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea.
The lesser pipefish or Nilsson's pipefish (Syngnathus rostellatus) is a pipefish similar to the greater pipefish, but with no crest above the head.
The lesser sand eel or sand lance (Ammodytes tobianus) is a species of fish in the sand lance family Ammodytidae.
The lesser weever (Echiichthys vipera) is a venomous weever of the family Trachinidae, in the order Perciformes, and the class Actinopterygii.
Lipophrys pholis, commonly known as shanny, is a species of combtooth blenny.
The list of fish in Germany consists of indigenous, and also introduced species.
The list of fish of the Black Sea consists of indigenous, and also introduced species.
The little tunny (Euthynnus alletteratus) is the most common tuna in the Atlantic Ocean.
Longnose skate can refer to several species of rays (fish).
The longnose velvet dogfish (Centroselachus crepidater) is a sleeper shark of the family Somniosidae, found circumglobally in southern hemisphere subtropical seas, at depths of between 230 and 1,500 m.
The longspine snipefish, bellowfish, common bellowsfish, snipe-fish, snipefish, spine trumpet fish, or trumpetfish, Macroramphosus scolopax, is a snipefish of the genus Macroramphosus.
The longspined bullhead (Taurulus bubalis), also known as the longspined sea-scorpion, is a coastal fish of the sculpin family Cottidae, inhabiting marine waters of Europe.
Lophius budegassa (commonly known as Blackbellied angler) is a species of anglerfish in the Lophiidae family.
Lophius piscatorius, commonly known as the angler, is a monkfish in the family Lophiidae.
The Lotidae are a family of cod-like fishes commonly known as lings or rocklings.
Pomatoschistus lozanoi, Lozano's goby, is a species of goby native to the northeastern Atlantic Ocean from the North Sea to northwestern Spain and Portugal where it can be found at depths of from.
Lumpsuckers or lumpfish are mostly small scorpaeniform marine fish of the family Cyclopteridae.
The marbled electric ray (Torpedo marmorata) is a species of electric ray in the family Torpedinidae found in the coastal waters of the eastern Atlantic Ocean from the North Sea to South Africa.
Marcus Elieser Bloch (1723–1799) was a German medical doctor and naturalist.
Marine hatchetfishes or deep-sea hatchetfishes are small deep-sea mesopelagic ray-finned fish of the stomiiform subfamily Sternoptychinae.
The Mediterranean rainbow wrasse (Coris julis) is a small, colourful fish in the family Labridae.
The Mediterranean scaldfish (Arnoglossus laterna), also known as the scaldfish, is a species of benthic left eyed flatfish belonging to the family Bothidae.
The megrim or whiff (Lepidorhombus whiffiagonis) is a species of left-eyed flatfish in the family Scophthalmidae.
Merlangius merlangus, commonly known as whiting or merling, is an important food fish in the eastern North Atlantic Ocean and the northern Mediterranean, western Baltic, and Black Sea.
Merlucciidae are a family of cod-like fish, including most hakes.
Merluccius merluccius, the European hake, is a merluccid hake of the genus Merluccius.
The Molidae comprise the family of the molas or ocean sunfishes, unusual fish whose bodies come to an end just behind the dorsal and anal fins, giving them a "half-fish" appearance.
Montagu's seasnail (Liparis montagui) is a marine fish of the seasnail family (Liparidae).
The Moronidae are a family of perciform fishes, commonly called the temperate basses, consisting of at least six freshwater, brackish water, and marine species.
Morten Thrane Brünnich (30 September 1737 – 19 September 1827) was a Danish zoologist and mineralogist.
Mueller's pearlside or Mueller's bristle-mouth fish, Maurolicus muelleri, a marine hatchetfish of the genus Maurolicus, is found in deep tropical, subtropical and temperate waters of the Pacific Ocean and the Atlantic Ocean, from the surface to depths of.
The mullets or grey mullets are a family (Mugilidae) of ray-finned fish found worldwide in coastal temperate and tropical waters, and some species in fresh water.
Mullus barbatus (red mullet) is a species of goatfish found in the Mediterranean Sea, Sea of Marmara, the Black Sea and the eastern North Atlantic Ocean, where its range extends from Scandinavia to Senegal.
The Myctophiformes are an order of ray-finned fishes consisting of two families of deep-sea marine fish, most notably the highly abundant lanternfishes (Myctophidae).
Myctophum punctatum is a species of mesopelagic fish in the family Myctophidae.
Myliobatiformes is one of the four orders of batoids, cartilaginous fishes related to sharks.
Myoxocephalus scorpius, known variously as the shorthorn sculpin, short-spined sea scorpion, bull-head, bull-rout and the father-lasher, is a demersal fish of the Northern Atlantic and adjacent subarctic coasts, and of the Arctic including the coasts of Alaska and Siberia.
Myxine glutinosa, known as the Atlantic hagfish in North America, and often simply as the hagfish in Europe, is a species of jawless fish of the genus Myxine.
A near-threatened species is a species which has been categorized as "Near Threatened" (NT) by the International Union for Conservation of Nature as that may be considered threatened with extinction in the near future, although it does not currently qualify for the threatened status.
Needlefish (family Belonidae) or long toms are piscivorous fishes primarily associated with very shallow marine habitats or the surface of the open sea.
Nilsson is a Swedish surname and the fourth most common surname in Sweden.
The North Sea (Mare Germanicum) is a marginal sea of the Atlantic Ocean located between Great Britain, Scandinavia, Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium, and France.
The northern lampreys (Petromyzontidae) are a family of lampreys.
The Norway bullhead (Micrenophrys lilljeborgii) is a coastal fish of the family Cottidae, found in Northern Europe.
Phrynorhombus norvegicus, the Norwegian topknot, is a species of turbot native to the northeastern Atlantic Ocean.
A not evaluated (NE) species is one which has been categorised in the IUCN Red List of threatened species as not having been studied by the International Union for Conservation of Nature.
The nursehound (Scyliorhinus stellaris), also known as the large-spotted dogfish, greater spotted dogfish or bull huss, is a species of catshark, belonging to the family Scyliorhinidae, found in the northeastern Atlantic Ocean.
Oarfish are large, greatly elongated, pelagic lampriform fish belonging to the small family Regalecidae.
The ocean sunfish or common mola (Mola mola) is the heaviest known bony fish in the world.
The Old World silversides are a family, Atherinidae, of fish in the order Atheriniformes.
Opahs (also commonly known as moonfish, sunfish (not to be confused with Molidae), kingfish, redfin ocean pan, and Jerusalem haddock) are large, colorful, deep-bodied pelagic lampriform fishes comprising the small family Lampridae (also spelled Lamprididae).
Ophidiiformes is an order of ray-finned fish that includes the cusk-eels (family Ophidiidae), pearlfishes (family Carapidae), brotulas (family Bythitidae), and others.
Orcynopsis unicolor (plain bonito) is a ray-finned, bony fish in the bonito tribe of the mackerel family (Scombridae).
The Osmeriformes comprise an order of ray-finned fish that includes the true or freshwater smelts and allies, such as the galaxiids and noodlefishes; they are also collectively called osmeriforms.
Osteichthyes, popularly referred to as the bony fish, is a diverse taxonomic group of fish that have skeletons primarily composed of bone tissue, as opposed to cartilage.
The painted goby (Pomatoschistus pictus) is a small goby of Western European waters from Trondheim Fjord to Spain, the Canary Islands and is sometimes reported in the Mediterranean Sea.
Pearlfish are marine fish in the Carapidae family of ray-finned fishes.
The pelagic stingray (Pteroplatytrygon violacea) is a species of stingray in the family Dasyatidae, and the sole member of its genus.
Perciformes, also called the Percomorpha or Acanthopteri, are the most numerous order of vertebrates, containing about 41% of all bony fish.
The gunnels are a family, Pholidae, of marine fishes in the order Perciformes.
The Phycidae are a family of hakes in the order Gadiformes.
Abbé Pierre Joseph Bonnaterre (1752, Aveyron – 20 September 1804, Saint-Geniez) was a French naturalist who contributed sections on cetaceans, mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, and insects to the Tableau encyclopédique et méthodique.
The pilot fish (Naucrates ductor) is a carnivorous fish of the trevally, or jackfish family, Carangidae.
Piper gurnard (Trigla lyra) is a fish species from the monotypic genus Trigla, family Triglidae.
Pleuronectidae, also known as righteye flounders, are a family of flounders.
The poachers are a family (Agonidae) of small, bottom-dwelling, cold-water marine fish.
Pollachius pollachius (Atlantic or European pollock) is a species of marine fish in the Pollachius genus.
The saithe, (Pollachius virens) is a species of marine fish in the Pollachius genus.
Pollock (pronounced) is the common name used for either of the two species of North Atlantic marine fish in the genus Pollachius.
Pomfrets are perciform fishes belonging to the family Bramidae.
Pompanos are marine fishes in the genus Trachinotus in the family Carangidae (better known as "jacks").
The poor cod, Trisopterus minutus, is a temperate marine fish belonging to the cod family (Gadidae).
The porbeagle (Lamna nasus) is a species of mackerel shark in the family Lamnidae, distributed widely in the cold and temperate marine waters of the North Atlantic and Southern Hemisphere.
The Portuguese dogfish or Portuguese shark (Centroscymnus coelolepis) is a species of sleeper shark of the family Somniosidae.
The pricklebacks (also known as shannies) are a family, Stichaeidae, of fishes in the order Perciformes.The prickleback fish can also breathe oxygen.
Chimaera monstrosa, also known as the rabbit fish or rat fish, is a northeast Atlantic and Mediterranean species of fish in the Chimaeridae family.
Raitt's sand eel (Ammodytes marinus), also known as the lesser sand eel, is a small semi-pelagic ray-finned fish found in the North Atlantic Ocean.
Rajiformes is one of the four orders in the superorder Batoidea, flattened cartilaginous fishes related to sharks.
The tadpole fish (Raniceps raninus) is a species of Gadidae fish native to the northeast Atlantic Ocean around the coasts of France, Ireland, and the United Kingdom and the North Sea.
The red gurnard (Chelidonichthys cuculus), also known as the East Atlantic red gurnard, is a fish species of Triglidae family.
The red mullets or surmullets are two species of goatfish, Mullus barbatus and Mullus surmuletus, found in the Mediterranean Sea, east North Atlantic Ocean, and the Black Sea.
The remoras, sometimes called suckerfish, are a family (Echeneidae) of ray-finned fish in the order Perciformes.
Requiem sharks are sharks of the family Carcharhinidae in the order Carcharhiniformes, containing migratory, live-bearing sharks of warm seas (sometimes of brackish or fresh water) such as the spinner shark, the blacknose shark, the blacktip shark, the grey reef shark, and the blacktip reef shark.
Callionymus reticulatus, the reticulated dragonet, is a species of dragonet native to the northeastern Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea where it is found at depths of from.
The ribbonfish are any lampriform fishes in the family Trachipteridae.
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The rose fish (Sebastes norvegicus), also known as the ocean perch, Atlantic redfish, Norway haddock, red perch, red bream, golden redfish or hemdurgan, is a deep sea species of rockfish from the North Atlantic.
The round goby (Neogobius melanostomus) is a euryhaline bottom-dwelling goby of the family Gobiidae, native to central Eurasia including the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea.
Sarpa salpa, known commonly as the dreamfish, salema, salema porgy, cow bream or goldline, is a species of sea bream, recognisable by the golden stripes that run down the length of its body, and which can cause hallucinations when eaten.
Salmonidae is a family of ray-finned fish, the only living family currently placed in the order Salmoniformes.
The sand goby (Pomatoschistus minutus), also known as a polewig or pollybait, is a species of ray-finned fish native to marine and brackish waters European waters from the Baltic Sea through the Mediterranean Sea and into the Black Sea where it occurs in sandy or muddy areas of inshore waters at depths of from.
A sand lance or sandlance is a fish belonging to the family Ammodytidae.
The sand smelt (Atherina presbyter) is a species of marine fish of the Atherinidae family, common in the north-eastern Atlantic from the Danish straits to the Canary Islands and the western Mediterranean Sea.
The school shark (Galeorhinus galeus) is a houndshark of the family Triakidae, and the only member of the genus Galeorhinus. Common names also include tope shark, snapper shark, and soupfin shark. It is found worldwide in temperate seas at depths down to about. It can grow to nearly long. It feeds both in midwater and near the seabed, and its reproduction is ovoviviparous. This shark is caught in fisheries for its flesh, its fins, and its liver, which has a very high vitamin A content. The IUCN has classified this species as "vulnerable" in its Red List of Threatened Species.
The Sciaenidae are a family of fish commonly called drums or croakers in reference to the repetitive throbbing or drumming sounds they make.
Sauries are fish of the family Scomberesocidae.
The Scombridae family of the mackerels, tunas, and bonitos includes many of the most important and familiar food fishes.
The Scophthalmidae are a family of flatfish found in the North Atlantic Ocean, Baltic Sea, Mediterranean Sea, and Black Sea.
The Scorpaeniformes are a diverse order of ray-finned fish, including the well-known lionfish, but have also been called the Scleroparei.
The sea lamprey (Petromyzon marinus) is a parasitic lamprey native to the Northern Hemisphere.
Sebastidae is a family of marine fish in the order Scorpaeniformes.
The shagreen ray or fuller's ray (Leucoraja fullonica) is a species of skate in the family Rajidae.
The shore rockling (Gaidropsarus mediterraneus) is a mottled brown, small, elongated fish.
The short-snouted seahorse (Hippocampus hippocampus) is a species of seahorse in the family Syngnathidae.
Skates are cartilaginous fish belonging to the family Rajidae in the superorder Batoidea of rays.
The skipjack tuna (Katsuwonus pelamis) is a medium-sized perciform fish in the tuna family, Scombridae.
The slender snipe eel (Nemichthys scolopaceus) is a fish that can weigh only a few ounces, yet reach 5 feet or 1.5 m in length.
The slender sunfish (Ranzania laevis) is a mola of the family Molidae, the only member of the genus Ranzania,Matsuura, K. (2014): Taxonomy and systematics of tetraodontiform fishes: a review focusing primarily on progress in the period from 1980 to 2014.
The small-spotted catshark (Scyliorhinus canicula), also known as the sandy dogfish, lesser-spotted dogfish, Rough-hound or Morgay (in Scotland and Cornwall), is a catshark of the family Scyliorhinidae.
Smelts are a family of small fish, the Osmeridae, found in the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.
The Liparidae, commonly known as snailfish or sea snails, are a family of scorpaeniform marine fishes.
The snake pipefish (Entelurus aequoreus) is a species of pipefish, from the family Syngnathidae, native to the northeastern Atlantic Ocean where they are generally found amongst algae close in to shore.
The true soles are a family, Soleidae, of flatfishes.
The solenette or yellow sole, Buglossidium luteum, is a species of flatfish in the family Soleidae, and the only member of its genus.
The Somniosidae are a family of sharks in the order Squaliformes, commonly known as sleeper sharks.
The Sparidae are a family of fish in the order Perciformes, commonly called sea breams and porgies.
In biology, a species is the basic unit of classification and a taxonomic rank, as well as a unit of biodiversity, but it has proven difficult to find a satisfactory definition.
The sea stickleback (Spinachia spinachia), also known as the fifteen-spined or fifteenspine stickleback, is a species of stickleback which lives in benthopelagic and in brackish environments of the northeastern Atlantic Ocean.
The spiny dogfish, spurdog, mud shark, or piked dogfish (Squalus acanthias) is one of the best known species of the Squalidae (dogfish) family of sharks, which is part of the Squaliformes order.
Arctozenus risso, the Spotted barracudina or Ribbon barracudina, is a species of barracudina found in oceans worldwide in the meso- and bathypelagic zone down to abound.
Callionymus maculatus, the Spotted dragonet, is a species of dragonet native to the eastern Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea where it occurs at depths of from.
The Squalidae, also called dogfish sharks or spiny dogfishes, are a family of sharks in the order Squaliformes.
The Squaliformes are an order of sharks that includes about 126 species in seven families.
Squatina squatina, the angelshark or monkfish, is a species of shark in the family Squatinidae (known generally also as angel sharks), that were once widespread in the coastal waters of the northeastern Atlantic Ocean.
The starry smooth-hound (Mustelus asterias) is a houndshark of the family Triakidae.
The marine hatchetfishes or deep-sea hatchetfishes as well as the related bottlelights, pearlsides and constellationfishes are small deep-sea ray-finned fish of the stomiiform family Sternoptychidae.
The Gasterosteidae are a family of fish including the sticklebacks.
Stomiiformes is an order of deep-sea ray-finned fishes of very diverse morphology.
The straightnose pipefish (Nerophis ophidion) is a species of pipefish which lives in brackish water in the northeastern Atlantic, the Baltic, Mediterranean and Black Seas.
The streaked gurnard (Trigloporus lastoviza) is a species of searobin found in the eastern Atlantic Ocean to the western Indian Ocean from Norway to Mozambique.
The striped red mullet or surmullet (Mullus surmuletus) is a species of goatfish found in the Mediterranean Sea, eastern North Atlantic Ocean, and the Black Sea.
Sturgeon is the common name for the 27 species of fish belonging to the family Acipenseridae.
Swordfish (Xiphias gladius), also known as broadbills in some countries, are large, highly migratory, predatory fish characterized by a long, flat bill.
The Syngnathidae is a family of fish which includes the seahorses, the pipefishes, the pipehorses, and the leafy, ruby, and weedy seadragons.
The Syngnathiformes are an order of ray-finned fishes that includes the pipefishes and seahorses.
The Tetraodontiformes are an order of highly derived ray-finned fish, also called the Plectognathi.
The thickback sole (Microchirus variegatus), also known as the bastard sole and lucky sole, is a species of flatfish from the family of true soles, the Soleidae.
The thicklip grey mullet, Chelon labrosus, is a coastal fish of the family Mugilidae.
The thinlip mullet (Chelon ramada) is a species of fish in the family Mugilidae.
The thornback ray (Raja clavata) or thornback skate, is a species of ray fish in the Rajidae family.
The thorny skate (Amblyraja radiata) is a species of fish in Rajidae family.
The three-bearded rockling (Gaidropsarus vulgaris) is found in European waters from the central Norwegian coast and the Faroe Islands, through the North Sea, and around the British Isles to the region around the western Mediterranean.
The three-spined stickleback (Gasterosteus aculeatus) is a fish native to most inland coastal waters north of 30°N.
Thresher sharks are large lamniform sharks of the family Alopiidae found in all temperate and tropical oceans of the world; the family contains four species, all within the genus Alopias.
The family Torpedinidae contains 22 species of electric rays or torpedoes, flat cartilaginous fishes that produce electricity as a defense and feeding mechanism.
The pompano (Trachinotus ovatus) is a species of fish in the Jack family.
Trachipterus arcticus is a species of ribbonfish found predominantly in the North Atlantic Ocean, with one report from the Mediterranean Sea.
Aphia minuta, the transparent goby, is a species of the goby native to the northeastern Atlantic Ocean where it can be found from Trondheim, Norway to Morocco.
Travin is a surname.
The Triglidae, commonly known as sea robins or gurnard, are a family of bottom-feeding scorpaeniform fish.
Trisopterus esmarkii, the Norway pout, is a species of fish in the cod family.
Trisopterus luscus (bib, pout whiting, pout or most commonly pouting) is a seafish belonging to the cod family (Gadidae).
The tub gurnard, Chelidonichthys lucerna (also C. lucernus, Trigla lucerna, T. corax) is a species of bottom-dwelling coastal fish with a spiny armored head and fingerlike pectoral fins used for crawling along the sea bottom.
The turbot (Scophthalmus maximus) is a species of flatfish in the family Scophthalmidae.
The twait shad or twaite shad (Alosa fallax) is a species of fish in the family Clupeidae.
The two-spotted goby (Gobiusculus flavescens) is a species of goby native to marine and brackish waters of the eastern Atlantic Ocean where it can be found from the Faeroes and Norway to the northwestern coast of Spain.
The twohorn sculpin (Icelus bicornis) is an Arctic benthic fish species of the order Scorpaeniformes.
The velvet belly lanternshark (or simply velvet belly) (Etmopterus spinax) is a species of dogfish shark in the family Etmopteridae.
The viviparous eelpout (Zoarces viviparus), also known as the, viviparous blenny and European eelpout is an eelpout in the family Zoarcidae.
A vulnerable species is one which has been categorized by the International Union for Conservation of Nature as likely to become endangered unless the circumstances that are threatening its survival and reproduction improve.
Walbaum is a German surname.
Weevers (or weeverfish) are 9 extant species of fishes of family Trachinidae, order Trachiniformes, part of the Percomorpha clade.
The whiptail stingrays are a family, the Dasyatidae, of rays in the order Myliobatiformes.
A number of Actinopterygiian fish have been given the common name whiting.
Glyptocephalus cynoglossus, known in English by a variety of common names including the witch, witch flounder, pole flounder, craig fluke, Torbay sole and grey sole, is a species of flatfish from the family Pleuronectidae.
The worm pipefish (Nerophis lumbriciformis) is a species of pipefish (of the family Syngnathidae), found in the North-eastern Atlantic along the coasts of Europe from the southern Norway, Kattegat and British Islands to Río de Oro in Western Sahara.
The wrasses are a family, Labridae, of marine fish, many of which are brightly colored.
The Zeidae (named after Zeus, the supreme god of Greek mythology) are a family of large, showy, deep-bodied zeiform marine fish—the "true dories".
The Zeiformes are a small order of marine ray-finned fishes most notable for the dories, a group of common food fish.
Zeugopterus punctatus, the common topknot, is a species of left eyed flatfish in the family Scophthalmidae, from the eastern Atlantic Ocean.