Species in Tagus
Note: The list below is incomplete. You can assess the extent of its coverage by examining the references we used to assign species to this ecosystem. Note, however, that there are too many species of invertebrates for SeaLifeBase to provide you with complete species lists. You may be able to help us more on this list by sending us Internet sources or published references that we have not yet used for this ecosystem. We will encode this material, and credit you for providing it
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Species Name Family Habitat Length (cm) Trophic Level Status
Achondrostoma arcasii Cyprinidae benthopelagic 3.5 native
Alosa fallax Twaite shad Clupeidae pelagic-neritic 4.0 native
Ameiurus melas Black bullhead Ictaluridae demersal 3.8 native
Anguilla anguilla European eel Anguillidae demersal 3.5 native
Aphia minuta Transparent goby Gobiidae pelagic-neritic 3.1 native
Argyrosomus regius Meagre Sciaenidae benthopelagic 4.3 native
Arnoglossus laterna Mediterranean scaldfish Bothidae demersal 3.6 native
Atherina boyeri Big-scale sand smelt Atherinidae demersal 3.2 native
Atherina presbyter Sand smelt Atherinidae pelagic-neritic 3.7 native
Bothus podas Wide-eyed flounder Bothidae demersal 3.4 native
Callionymus lyra Dragonet Callionymidae demersal 3.3 native
Callionymus maculatus Callionymidae demersal 3.3 native
Chelidonichthys lucerna Tub gurnard Triglidae demersal 4.0 native
Chelon auratus Golden grey mullet Mugilidae pelagic-neritic 2.8 native
Chelon labrosus Thicklip grey mullet Mugilidae demersal 2.6 native
Chelon ramada Thinlip grey mullet Mugilidae pelagic-neritic 2.3 native
Ciliata mustela Fivebeard rockling Lotidae demersal 3.5 native
Cobitis calderoni Cobitidae demersal 3.3 native
Cobitis vettonica Cobitidae demersal 3.2 native
Conger conger European conger Congridae demersal 4.3 native
Dicentrarchus labrax European seabass Moronidae demersal 3.5 native
Dicentrarchus punctatus Spotted seabass Moronidae pelagic-neritic 3.9 native
Dicologlossa cuneata Wedge sole Soleidae demersal 3.3 native
Diplodus annularis Annular seabream Sparidae benthopelagic 3.1 native
Diplodus bellottii Senegal seabream Sparidae benthopelagic 3.5 native
Diplodus sargus White seabream Sparidae demersal 3.4 native
Diplodus vulgaris Common two-banded seabream Sparidae benthopelagic 3.5 native
Engraulis encrasicolus European anchovy Engraulidae pelagic-neritic 3.1 native
Gobio lozanoi Cyprinidae benthopelagic 3.2 native
Gobius niger Black goby Gobiidae demersal 3.3 native
Gobius paganellus Rock goby Gobiidae demersal 3.3 native
Halobatrachus didactylus Lusitanian toadfish Batrachoididae demersal 4.0 native
Hippocampus hippocampus Short snouted seahorse Syngnathidae demersal 3.2 native
Iberochondrostoma lemmingii Cyprinidae benthopelagic 2.8 native
Iberochondrostoma lusitanicum Cyprinidae benthopelagic 3.0 endemic
Iberochondrostoma olisiponensis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 3.0 native
Lampetra auremensis Petromyzontidae benthopelagic 3.8 native
Lampetra planeri European brook lamprey Petromyzontidae demersal 4.1 native
Lepomis gibbosus Pumpkinseed Centrarchidae benthopelagic 3.3 introduced
Luciobarbus comizo Iberian barbel Cyprinidae benthopelagic 3.4 native
Luciobarbus microcephalus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 2.8 questionable
Luciobarbus steindachneri Cyprinidae benthopelagic 2.8 native
Megalops atlanticus Tarpon Megalopidae reef-associated 4.2 native
Microchirus variegatus Thickback sole Soleidae demersal 3.3 native
Mugil cephalus Flathead grey mullet Mugilidae benthopelagic 2.5 native
Mullus surmuletus Surmullet Mullidae demersal 3.5 native
Mustelus asterias Starry smooth-hound Triakidae demersal 3.6 native
Pagellus bogaraveo Blackspot seabream Sparidae benthopelagic 4.2 native
Parablennius gattorugine Tompot blenny Blenniidae demersal 2.7 native
Parachondrostoma miegii Cyprinidae benthopelagic 3.0 native
Petromyzon marinus Sea lamprey Petromyzontidae demersal 4.4 native
Pholis gunnellus Rock gunnel Pholidae demersal 3.5 native
Platichthys flesus European flounder Pleuronectidae demersal 3.3 native
Pollachius pollachius Pollack Gadidae benthopelagic 4.3 native
Pseudochondrostoma polylepis Iberian nase Cyprinidae benthopelagic 2.5 native
Raja clavata Thornback ray Rajidae demersal 3.8 native
Raja undulata Undulate ray Rajidae demersal 3.5 native
Salmo salar Atlantic salmon Salmonidae benthopelagic 4.5 extirpated
Sardina pilchardus European pilchard Clupeidae pelagic-neritic 3.1 native
Scophthalmus rhombus Brill Scophthalmidae demersal 4.4 native
Scyliorhinus canicula Lesser spotted dogfish Scyliorhinidae demersal 3.8 native
Serranus cabrilla Comber Serranidae demersal 3.3 native
Serranus hepatus Brown comber Serranidae demersal 3.5 native
Sparus aurata Gilthead seabream Sparidae demersal 3.7 native
Spondyliosoma cantharus Black seabream Sparidae benthopelagic 3.3 native
Sprattus sprattus European sprat Clupeidae pelagic-neritic 3.0 native
Squalius alburnoides Cyprinidae benthopelagic 3.1 native
Squalius carolitertii Bordallo Cyprinidae benthopelagic 3.4 native
Squalius castellanus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 3.3 native
Squalius pyrenaicus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 3.3 native
Symphodus bailloni Baillon's wrasse Labridae reef-associated 3.5 native
Syngnathus acus Greater pipefish Syngnathidae demersal 3.3 native
Syngnathus typhle Broadnosed pipefish Syngnathidae demersal 4.3 native
Trachurus trachurus Atlantic horse mackerel Carangidae pelagic-neritic 3.7 native
Trisopterus luscus Pouting Gadidae benthopelagic 3.7 native
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