Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Actinopterygii > Order: Perciformes > Family: Sparidae > Genus: Pagellus > Species: Pagellus acarne

Auxillary seabream - Pagellus acarne (Risso, 1827)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)

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Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

The IUCN Red List threat status assesses the risk of extinction.

IUCN Red List Category
Not Evaluated
Near Threatened
Regionally Extinct
Not Applicable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
Least Concern
Critically Endangered

EU conservation status

The EU conservation status is assessed for species mentioned in the EU Habitats Directive annexes. The EU Habitats Directive does not cover this species.

Natura 2000 sites

Not available

Legal status

Not listed in legal texts

Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Achselfleckbrasse German Fishbase
Akarnaisk blankesten Danish Fishbase
Aligote Spanish Fishbase
Arbun kapilic Serbian Fishbase
Auxillary seabream English Fishbase
Axillary seabream English Fishbase
Bazuga Maltese Fishbase
Bazuga bajda Maltese Fishbase
Besugo Portuguese Fishbase
Besugo Spanish Fishbase
Divji ribon Slovenian Fishbase
Kirma mercan Turkish Fishbase
Meerbrasse German Fishbase
Morlesz krwisty Polish Fishbase
Mormuri i eger Albanian Fishbase
Mousmouli Greek Fishbase
Pagel auriu Romanian Fishbase
Pagell Swedish Fishbase
Pagella bastarda Maltese Fishbase
Pagelli Finnish Fishbase
Pagello bastardo Italian Fishbase
Pageot acarne French Fishbase
Pageot blanc French Fishbase
Pancho picudo Spanish Fishbase
Serebristyi Russian Fishbase
Spaanse zeebrasem Dutch Fishbase
No synonyms available.

Other resources

CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
Fauna Europaea search Fauna Europaea
FishBase FishBase
GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
ITIS (Valid name) Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure
WoRMS World Register of Marine Species

External data

No external data sets available for this species
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