Fish that live close to shore in Crete and Greece

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Fish that live close to shore in Crete and Greece

  Scientific / Common Name Greek Name
smelt (Atherina hepsetus)
Sand-Smelt or Silverside
Photo by Luquet, David
Atherina
5 - 10 cm (transparent body)
boops (Boops boops)
Bogue
Photo by Hernández-González, C.
gopa
10-30 cm
mullet (Mugil cephalus)
Flathead mullet and Grey Mullet
Photo by Randall, John
kefalos
15 - 70 cm
crete fish (Thalassoma pavo)
Ornate wrasse
Photo by Patzner, R.
gilos
wrasse (Coris julis)
Mediterranean rainbow wrasse
Photo by Can, Alp
gilos
fish crete greece Symphodus ocellatus
Photo by Patzner, R.
heilou
comber fish greece (Serranus scriba)
Painted comber
Photo by Patzner, R.
perka
comber greece (Serranus cabrilla)
Comber
Photo by Hernández-González, C. -
hanos
greek fish (Gobius niger)
Black goby Photo by Patzner, R.
kokovios
tentacled blenny Parablennius tentacularis
Tentacled blenny
Photo by Patzner, R.
saliara
greater weever (Trachinus draco)
Greater weever
Photo by Hernández-González, C.
drakaina
poisonous spines
red scorpionfish (Scorpaena notata)
Small red scorpionfish
Photo by Patzner, R.
skorpidi
poisonous spines
fish of greece (Chromis chromis)
Damselfish
Photo by G. Tavladorakis
kalogria
damselfish reek fish (Oblada melanura)
Saddled seabream
Photo by Patzner, R.
melanouri
seabram (Diplodus sargus sargus)
White seabream
Photo by Patzner, R.
sargos
nnular seabream Diplodus annularis
nnular seabream
Photo by Patzner, R.
sparos
fish greece (Sarpa salpa)
Salema
Photo by Patzner, R.
salpa
fish crete (Lithognathus mormyrus)
Striped seabream
Photo by Patzner, R.
mourmouri
seabream (Pagrus pagrus)
Common seabream
Photo by Cambraia Duarte, P.
fangri
labrax Dicentrarchus labrax
European seabass
Photo by Dammous, Shibl
lavraki
parrotfish (Sparisoma cretense)
Parrotfish
Photo by Cambraia Duarte, P.
skaros
gilthead (Sparus auratus)
Gilthead seabream
tsipoura
cambrai duarte (Xyrichtys novacula)
Pearly Razorfish
Photo by Cambraia Duarte, P.
Papagalos
Common sole (Solea solea)
Common sole
Photo by Dammous, Shibl -
glossa
Garpike, Needlefish (Belone belone belone)
Garpike, Needlefish
Photo by Patzner, R.
zargana
Mediterranean moray (Muraena helena)
Mediterranean moray
Photo by G. Tavladorakis
smerna
30 cm - 2,5 m
Potentially Dangerous
octopus (Octopus Vulgaris)
octopus
More about the Octopus
htapodi

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