Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Actinopterygii > Order: Scorpaeniformes > Family: Triglidae > Genus: Trigla > Species: Trigla lyra

Piper - Trigla lyra Linnaeus, 1758

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Data Deficient (IUCN)
Natura 2000 species code 5892

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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
Bode Portuguese Fishbase
Cabra Portuguese Fishbase
Cabra-lira Portuguese Fishbase
Capone lira Italian Fishbase
Gallina Maltese Fishbase
Gallinetta Maltese Fishbase
Garneo Spanish Fishbase
Ghadma Maltese Fishbase
Grondin lyre French Fishbase
Grondinlyre French Fishbase
Kapóni Greek Fishbase
Kappun Maltese Fishbase
Knurr Norwegian Fishbase
Kokot krkaja Serbian Fishbase
Kurek jezyk Polish Fishbase
Langpigget knurhane Danish Fishbase
Lastavica-koste jaca Serbian Fishbase
Leierknurrhahn German Fishbase
Lirasti krulec Slovenian Fishbase
Lyreknurr Norwegian Fishbase
Lyrknot Swedish Fishbase
Öksüz Turkish Fishbase
Peixe-cabra Portuguese Fishbase
Peshk gjel Albanian Fishbase
Piikkikurnusimppu Finnish Fishbase
Piper English Fishbase
Piper gurnard English Fishbase
Tigiega tal-bahar Maltese Fishbase
Urrari Icelandic Fishbase
Zumbrell Maltese 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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