Species in Cantabrian Sea
     n= 186 (Incomplete)
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Species Name Family Habitat Length (cm) Trophic Level Status
Acantholabrus palloni Scale-rayed wrasse Labridae reef-associated 25.0 TL 3.5 native
Alepocephalus bairdii Baird's slickhead Alepocephalidae bathydemersal 100.0 SL 3.7 native
Alepocephalus rostratus Risso's smooth-head Alepocephalidae bathydemersal 50.0 SL 3.7 native
Ammodytes tobianus Small sandeel Ammodytidae demersal 20.0 SL 3.1 native
Anguilla anguilla European eel Anguillidae demersal 133.0 TL 3.5 native
Aphanopus carbo Black scabbardfish Trichiuridae bathypelagic 151.0 TL 4.5 native
Arctozenus risso Spotted barracudina Paralepididae bathypelagic 30.0 SL 3.9 native
Argentina silus Greater argentine Argentinidae bathypelagic 70.0 SL 3.3 native
Argentina sphyraena Argentine Argentinidae bathydemersal 35.0 SL 3.5 native
Argyropelecus gigas Hatchetfish Sternoptychidae bathypelagic 12.0 SL 3.1 native
Argyropelecus hemigymnus Half-naked hatchetfish Sternoptychidae bathypelagic 5.1 TL 3.1 native
Argyropelecus olfersii Sternoptychidae bathypelagic 9.0 TL 3.4 native
Arnoglossus imperialis Imperial scaldfish Bothidae demersal 25.0 TL 3.8 native
Arnoglossus laterna Mediterranean scaldfish Bothidae demersal 25.0 SL 3.6 native
Arnoglossus thori Thor's scaldfish Bothidae demersal 18.0 SL 3.3 native
Atherina presbyter Sand smelt Atherinidae pelagic-neritic 20.0 TL 3.7 native
Bathysolea profundicola Deepwater sole Soleidae bathypelagic 21.0 SL 3.2 native
Belone belone Garfish Belonidae pelagic-oceanic 103.5 TL 4.2 native
Beryx decadactylus Alfonsino Berycidae bathydemersal 100.0 TL 4.1 native
Beryx splendens Splendid alfonsino Berycidae benthopelagic 70.0 TL 4.3 native
Blennius ocellaris Butterfly blenny Blenniidae demersal 20.0 TL 3.5 native
Boops boops Bogue Sparidae demersal 40.0 TL 2.8 native
Buglossidium luteum Solenette Soleidae demersal 16.4 TL 3.3 native
Callanthias ruber Parrot seaperch Callanthiidae demersal 60.0 TL 3.8 native
Callionymus lyra Dragonet Callionymidae demersal 30.5 TL 3.3 native
Callionymus maculatus Callionymidae demersal 16.5 TL 3.3 native
Callionymus reticulatus Reticulated dragonet Callionymidae demersal 18.5 TL 3.3 native
Capros aper Boarfish Caproidae demersal 30.0 TL 3.1 native
Centrolabrus exoletus Rock cook Labridae reef-associated 18.0 TL 3.5 native
Centroscymnus coelolepis Portuguese dogfish Somniosidae bathydemersal 120.0 TL 4.5 native
Cepola macrophthalma Red bandfish Cepolidae demersal 80.0 TL 3.1 native
Chelidonichthys cuculus Red gurnard Triglidae demersal 70.0 TL 3.8 native
Chelidonichthys lastoviza Streaked gurnard Triglidae demersal 40.0 TL 3.5 native
Chelidonichthys lucerna Tub gurnard Triglidae demersal 75.1 TL 4.0 native
Chelidonichthys obscurus Longfin gurnard Triglidae demersal 50.5 TL 3.7 native
Chelon auratus Golden grey mullet Mugilidae pelagic-neritic 59.0 TL 2.8 native
Chelon labrosus Thicklip grey mullet Mugilidae demersal 75.0 SL 2.6 native
Chelon ramada Thinlip grey mullet Mugilidae pelagic-neritic 70.0 TL 2.3 native
Chimaera monstrosa Rabbit fish Chimaeridae bathydemersal 150.0 TL 3.8 native
Chlorophthalmus agassizi Shortnose greeneye Chlorophthalmidae bathydemersal 40.0 TL 3.7 native
Ciliata mustela Fivebeard rockling Lotidae demersal 25.0 TL 3.5 native
Citharus linguatula Spotted flounder Citharidae demersal 39.7 TL 4.0 native
Coelorinchus caelorhincus Hollowsnout grenadier Macrouridae benthopelagic 48.0 TL 3.5 native
Conger conger European conger Congridae demersal 300.0 TL 4.3 native
Crystallogobius linearis Crystal goby Gobiidae demersal 4.7 SL 3.4 native
Ctenolabrus rupestris Goldsinny-wrasse Labridae reef-associated 18.0 TL 3.6 native
Cubiceps gracilis Driftfish Nomeidae pelagic-oceanic 107.0 TL 3.4 native
Dalatias licha Kitefin shark Dalatiidae bathydemersal 182.0 TL 4.2 native
Dasyatis pastinaca Common stingray Dasyatidae demersal 64.0 WD 4.1 native
Deania calcea Birdbeak dogfish Centrophoridae bathydemersal 122.0 TL 4.3 native
Deltentosteus quadrimaculatus Four-spotted goby Gobiidae demersal 10.3 TL 3.1 native
Diaphus dumerilii Myctophidae pelagic-oceanic 8.7 SL 3.0 native
Dicentrarchus labrax European seabass Moronidae demersal 103.0 TL 3.5 native
Dicologlossa cuneata Wedge sole Soleidae demersal 30.0 SL 3.3 native
Diplodus cervinus Zebra seabream Sparidae reef-associated 55.0 TL 3.0 native
Diplodus sargus White seabream Sparidae demersal 45.0 TL 3.4 native
Diplodus vulgaris Common two-banded seabream Sparidae benthopelagic 45.0 TL 3.5 native
Echiichthys vipera Lesser weever Trachinidae demersal 15.0 SL 4.4 native
Echiodon dentatus Carapidae demersal 17.0 TL 3.5 native
Electrona risso Electric lantern fish Myctophidae bathypelagic 8.2 SL 3.4 native
Enchelyopus cimbrius Fourbeard rockling Lotidae demersal 41.0 TL 3.6 native
Engraulis encrasicolus European anchovy Engraulidae pelagic-neritic 20.0 SL 3.1 native
Epigonus denticulatus Pencil cardinal Epigonidae bathydemersal 20.0 TL 3.4 native
Epigonus telescopus Black cardinal fish Epigonidae bathydemersal 75.0 TL 3.6 native
Etmopterus pusillus Smooth lanternshark Etmopteridae bathydemersal 50.0 TL 4.2 native
Etmopterus spinax Velvet belly Etmopteridae bathydemersal 60.0 TL 4.1 native
Eutrigla gurnardus Grey gurnard Triglidae demersal 60.0 TL 3.9 native
Gadiculus argenteus Silvery pout Gadidae pelagic-oceanic 15.3 TL 3.6 native
Gaidropsarus guttatus Spotted rockling Lotidae demersal 32.6 TL 2.8 native
Gaidropsarus macrophthalmus Bigeye rockling Lotidae demersal 25.0 TL 3.5 native
Gaidropsarus vulgaris Three-bearded rockling Lotidae demersal 60.0 TL 3.5 native
Galeorhinus galeus Tope shark Triakidae benthopelagic 195.0 TL 4.3 native
Galeus melastomus Blackmouth catshark Pentanchidae demersal 90.0 TL 4.2 native
Gobius niger Black goby Gobiidae demersal 18.0 TL 3.3 native
Halargyreus johnsonii Slender codling Moridae bathypelagic 56.0 TL 3.4 native
Helicolenus dactylopterus Blackbelly rosefish Sebastidae bathydemersal 50.0 TL 4.0 native
Hexanchus griseus Bluntnose sixgill shark Hexanchidae bathydemersal 482.0 TL 4.5 native
Hoplostethus atlanticus Orange roughy Trachichthyidae bathypelagic 75.0 TL 4.3 native
Hoplostethus mediterraneus Mediterranean slimehead Trachichthyidae benthopelagic 42.0 SL 3.5 native
Hydrolagus mirabilis Large-eyed rabbitfish Chimaeridae bathydemersal 41.0 SL 3.9 native
Hyperoplus lanceolatus Great sandeel Ammodytidae demersal 40.0 SL 4.0 native
Ijimaia loppei Loppe's tadpole fish Ateleopodidae bathydemersal 200.0 TL 4.3 native
Isurus oxyrinchus Shortfin mako Lamnidae pelagic-oceanic 445.0 TL 4.5 native
Labrus bergylta Ballan wrasse Labridae reef-associated 65.9 TL 4.0 native
Lagocephalus lagocephalus Oceanic puffer Tetraodontidae benthopelagic 61.0 TL 3.7 native
Lampanyctus crocodilus Jewel lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 30.0 SL 3.2 native
Lampanyctus intricarius Diamondcheek lanternfish Myctophidae bathypelagic 20.0 SL 3.4 native
Lepidion lepeques North Atlantic codling Moridae benthopelagic 3.2 native
Lepidopus caudatus Silver scabbardfish Trichiuridae benthopelagic 210.0 TL 3.8 native
Lepidorhombus boscii Four-spot megrim Scophthalmidae demersal 40.0 SL 3.7 native
Lepidorhombus whiffiagonis Megrim Scophthalmidae bathydemersal 60.0 TL 4.3 native
Lepidotrigla cavillone Large-scaled gurnard Triglidae demersal 20.0 TL 3.3 native
Lesueurigobius friesii Fries's goby Gobiidae demersal 13.0 TL 3.4 native
Leucoraja naevus Cuckoo ray Rajidae demersal 71.0 TL 4.2 native
Lithognathus mormyrus Sand steenbras Sparidae demersal 55.0 TL 3.4 native
Lophius budegassa Blackbellied angler Lophiidae bathydemersal 100.0 SL 4.4 native
Lophius piscatorius Angler Lophiidae bathydemersal 200.0 SL 4.4 native
Macroramphosus scolopax Longspine snipefish Centriscidae demersal 20.0 TL 3.5 native
Malacocephalus laevis Softhead grenadier Macrouridae bathydemersal 60.0 TL 3.8 native
Maurolicus muelleri Silvery lightfish Sternoptychidae bathypelagic 8.0 TL 3.0 native
Megalops atlanticus Tarpon Megalopidae reef-associated 250.0 TL 4.2 native
Melanostigma atlanticum Atlantic soft pout Zoarcidae bathypelagic 15.0 TL 3.2 native
Merluccius merluccius European hake Merlucciidae demersal 140.0 TL 4.5 native
Microchirus variegatus Thickback sole Soleidae demersal 35.0 SL 3.3 native
Micromesistius poutassou Blue whiting Gadidae bathypelagic 55.5 TL 4.1 native
Mola mola Ocean sunfish Molidae pelagic-oceanic 333.0 TL 3.3 native
Molva dypterygia Blue ling Lotidae demersal 155.0 TL 4.5 native
Molva molva Ling Lotidae demersal 200.0 TL 4.4 native
Mora moro Common mora Moridae bathypelagic 80.0 TL 3.8 native
Mugil cephalus Flathead grey mullet Mugilidae benthopelagic 100.0 SL 2.5 native
Mullus surmuletus Surmullet Mullidae demersal 40.0 SL 3.5 native
Mustelus asterias Starry smooth-hound Triakidae demersal 140.0 TL 3.6 native
Mustelus mustelus Smooth-hound Triakidae demersal 200.0 TL 3.8 native
Myliobatis aquila Common eagle ray Myliobatidae benthopelagic 183.0 WD 3.6 native
Nemichthys scolopaceus Slender snipe eel Nemichthyidae bathypelagic 130.0 TL 3.4 native
Nesiarchus nasutus Black gemfish Gempylidae benthopelagic 130.0 SL 4.3 native
Nezumia aequalis Common Atlantic grenadier Macrouridae benthopelagic 36.0 TL 3.3 native
Nezumia sclerorhynchus Roughtip grenadier Macrouridae bathypelagic 36.0 TL 3.2 native
Notacanthus bonaparte Shortfin spiny eel Notacanthidae bathypelagic 26.0 TL 3.9 native
Notoscopelus kroyeri Lancet fish Myctophidae pelagic-oceanic 14.3 SL 3.2 native
Odontostomops normalops Undistinguished sabretooth Evermannellidae pelagic-oceanic 12.3 SL 4.3 native
Ophidion barbatum Snake blenny Ophidiidae demersal 25.4 TL 3.6 native
Pagellus acarne Axillary seabream Sparidae benthopelagic 36.0 SL 3.5 native
Pagellus bogaraveo Blackspot seabream Sparidae benthopelagic 70.0 SL 4.2 native
Pagellus erythrinus Common pandora Sparidae benthopelagic 60.0 SL 3.5 native
Pagrus pagrus Red porgy Sparidae benthopelagic 91.0 TL 3.9 native
Paralepis coregonoides Sharpchin barracudina Paralepididae bathypelagic 50.0 SL 4.1 native
Paraliparis membranaceus Liparidae bathydemersal 6.0 SL 3.3 native
Pegusa lascaris Sand sole Soleidae demersal 40.0 SL 3.3 native
Phrynorhombus norvegicus Norwegian topknot Scophthalmidae benthopelagic 12.0 SL 4.0 native
Phycis blennoides Greater forkbeard Phycidae benthopelagic 110.0 TL 3.7 native
Phycis phycis Forkbeard Phycidae benthopelagic 65.0 TL 4.3 native
Pollachius pollachius Pollack Gadidae benthopelagic 130.0 TL 4.3 native
Polymetme corythaeola Rendezvous fish Phosichthyidae benthopelagic 26.0 SL 4.4 native
Polyprion americanus Wreckfish Polyprionidae demersal 210.0 TL 4.1 native
Pomatoschistus minutus Sand goby Gobiidae demersal 11.0 TL 3.4 native
Pomatoschistus norvegicus Norway goby Gobiidae demersal 8.0 TL 3.3 native
Pomatoschistus pictus Painted goby Gobiidae demersal 6.0 TL 3.1 native
Raja brachyura Blonde ray Rajidae demersal 125.0 TL 3.8 native
Raja clavata Thornback ray Rajidae demersal 139.0 TL 3.8 native
Raja microocellata Small-eyed ray Rajidae demersal 87.0 TL 3.9 native
Raja montagui Spotted ray Rajidae demersal 83.5 TL 3.9 native
Raja undulata Undulate ray Rajidae demersal 100.0 TL 3.5 native
Raniceps raninus Tadpole fish Gadidae demersal 30.0 TL 3.8 native
Sardina pilchardus European pilchard Clupeidae pelagic-neritic 27.5 SL 3.1 native
Sarpa salpa Salema Sparidae benthopelagic 51.0 SL 2.0 native
Sciaena umbra Brown meagre Sciaenidae demersal 70.0 TL 3.8 native
Scomber japonicus Chub mackerel Scombridae pelagic-neritic 64.0 TL 3.4 native
Scomber scombrus Atlantic mackerel Scombridae pelagic-neritic 60.0 FL 3.6 native
Scomberesox saurus Atlantic saury Scomberesocidae pelagic-oceanic 50.0 TL 3.8 native
Scophthalmus maximus Turbot Scophthalmidae demersal 100.0 SL 4.4 native
Scophthalmus rhombus Brill Scophthalmidae demersal 75.0 TL 4.4 native
Scorpaena loppei Cadenat's rockfish Scorpaenidae demersal 15.0 TL 3.5 native
Scorpaena notata Small red scorpionfish Scorpaenidae demersal 26.0 TL 3.7 native
Scorpaena porcus Black scorpionfish Scorpaenidae demersal 40.5 TL 3.9 native
Scorpaena scrofa Red scorpionfish Scorpaenidae demersal 50.0 TL 4.3 native
Scyliorhinus canicula Lesser spotted dogfish Scyliorhinidae demersal 100.0 TL 3.8 native
Scyliorhinus stellaris Nursehound Scyliorhinidae reef-associated 170.0 TL 4.0 native
Scymnodon ringens Knifetooth dogfish Somniosidae bathypelagic 110.0 TL 3.9 native
Serranus cabrilla Comber Serranidae demersal 40.0 SL 3.3 native
Solea senegalensis Senegalese sole Soleidae demersal 60.0 SL 3.3 native
Solea solea Common sole Soleidae demersal 70.0 SL 3.2 native
Sparus aurata Gilthead seabream Sparidae demersal 70.0 TL 3.7 native
Sphoeroides pachygaster Blunthead puffer Tetraodontidae benthopelagic 40.5 SL 4.2 native
Spondyliosoma cantharus Black seabream Sparidae benthopelagic 60.0 SL 3.3 native
Sprattus sprattus European sprat Clupeidae pelagic-neritic 16.0 SL 3.0 native
Squalus acanthias Picked dogfish Squalidae benthopelagic 122.0 4.4 native
Stomias boa boa Boa dragonfish Stomiidae bathypelagic 32.2 SL 4.0 native
Symphodus melops Corkwing wrasse Labridae reef-associated 28.0 SL 3.4 native
Synaphobranchus kaupii Kaup's arrowtooth eel Synaphobranchidae bathydemersal 100.0 TL 4.1 native
Syngnathus typhle Broadnosed pipefish Syngnathidae demersal 35.0 TL 4.3 native
Torpedo marmorata Marbled electric ray Torpedinidae reef-associated 100.0 TL 4.6 native
Trachinus draco Greater weever Trachinidae demersal 53.0 TL 4.2 native
Trachurus mediterraneus Mediterranean horse mackerel Carangidae pelagic-oceanic 60.0 FL 3.8 native
Trachurus picturatus Blue jack mackerel Carangidae benthopelagic 60.0 TL 3.3 native
Trachurus trachurus Atlantic horse mackerel Carangidae pelagic-neritic 70.0 TL 3.7 native
Trachyrincus scabrus Roughsnout grenadier Macrouridae bathydemersal 60.0 TL 3.6 native
Trachyscorpia cristulata cristulata Atlantic thornyhead Sebastidae demersal 50.0 SL 3.9 native
Trichiurus lepturus Largehead hairtail Trichiuridae benthopelagic 234.0 TL 4.4 native
Trigla lyra Piper gurnard Triglidae bathydemersal 60.0 TL 3.8 native
Trisopterus luscus Pouting Gadidae benthopelagic 46.0 TL 3.7 native
Trisopterus minutus Poor cod Gadidae benthopelagic 40.0 TL 3.7 native
Xenodermichthys copei Bluntsnout smooth-head Alepocephalidae bathypelagic 31.0 TL 3.2 native
Zenopsis conchifer Silvery John dory Zeidae benthopelagic 80.0 TL 4.4 native
Zeugopterus regius Eckström's topknot Scophthalmidae demersal 20.0 TL 3.8 native
Zeus faber John dory Zeidae benthopelagic 90.0 TL 4.5 native
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