Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Actinopterygii > Order: Scorpaeniformes > Family: Sebastidae > Genus: Sebastes > Species: Sebastes marinus

Red-fish - Sebastes marinus (Linnaeus, 1758)

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Threat status Europe Vulnerable (IUCN)

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Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

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Not evaluated

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

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Legal status

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Biban rosu Romanian Fishbase
Bodecnjak mali Serbian Fishbase
Cantarilho Portuguese Fishbase
Do norte peixe vermelho Portuguese Fishbase
Gallineta dorada Spanish Fishbase
Gallineta nórdica Spanish Fishbase
Goldbarsch German Fishbase
Grand sébaste French Fishbase
Großer Rotbarsch German Fishbase
Gullkarfi Icelandic Fishbase
Jauk Serbian Fishbase
Karfi Icelandic Fishbase
Karmazyn atlantycki Polish Fishbase
Kirmizi balik Turkish Fishbase
Kleine roodbaars Dutch Fishbase
Kungsfisk Swedish Fishbase
Peixe-vermelho Portuguese Fishbase
Puna-ahven Finnish Fishbase
Punasimppu Finnish Fishbase
Red-fish English Fishbase
Rödfisk Swedish Fishbase
Roodbaars Dutch Fishbase
Rotbarsch German Fishbase
Rødfisk Danish Fishbase
Rødfisk Norwegian Fishbase
Scorfano di Norvegia Italian Fishbase
Sebasta Romanian Fishbase
Sebastós-Kokkinópsara Greek Fishbase
Stor rødfisk Danish Fishbase
Uer Norwegian Fishbase
Synonym Author
Sebastes norvegicus (Ascanius, 1772)
Perca marina Linnaeus, 1758

Other resources

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

External data

No external data sets available for this species
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