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

Blackspot seabream - Pagellus bogaraveo (Brünnich, 1768)

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Threat status Europe Near Threatened (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

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Legal status

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Almindelig blankesten Danish Fishbase
An deargán Irish (recte Irish Gaelic) Fishbase
Bazuga Maltese Fishbase
Bazuga kahla Maltese Fishbase
Bazuga kahlija Maltese Fishbase
Bazuga tal-qasir Maltese Fishbase
Besugo Portuguese Fishbase
Besugo Spanish Fishbase
Blackspot seabream English Fishbase
Blankesten Danish Fishbase
Bogarrabella Spanish Fishbase
Borazo Spanish Fishbase
Common sea bream English Fishbase
Dorade rose French Fishbase
Esparideos Portuguese Fishbase
Fläckpagell Swedish Fishbase
Flekkpagell Norwegian Fishbase
Goraz Portuguese Fishbase
Goraz Spanish Fishbase
Graubarsch German Fishbase
Kólguflekkur Icelandic Fishbase
Ljuskavke Serbian Fishbase
Meerbrasse German Fishbase
Moppa Maltese Fishbase
Morlesz szkarlatny Polish Fishbase
Nordische Meerbrasse German Fishbase
Nordischer Meerbrassen German Fishbase
Okati ribon Slovenian Fishbase
Ollomol Spanish Fishbase
Pagel argintiu Romanian Fishbase
Pagell Norwegian Fishbase
Pagell Swedish Fishbase
Pagella Maltese Fishbase
Pagella kahlija Maltese Fishbase
Pagella tal-gargi Maltese Fishbase
Pageot rose French Fishbase
Pancho Spanish Fishbase
Phagrí Greek Fishbase
Pikkupagelli Finnish Fishbase
Red bream English Fishbase
Red sea-bream English Fishbase
Rovello Italian Fishbase
Rumenac okan Serbian Fishbase
Seekarpfen German Fishbase
Spaanse zeebrasem Dutch Fishbase
Spalce e kuqe Albanian Fishbase
Sparidi Greek Fishbase
Spidstandet Blankesten Danish Fishbase
Synagrida Greek Fishbase
Voraz Spanish Fishbase
Vorazo Spanish Fishbase
Zeebrasem Dutch Fishbase
Synonym Author
Sparus centrodontus Delaroche, 1809
Pagellus cantabricus Asso, 1801
Sparus bogaraveo Brünnich, 1768
Pagellus centrodontus (Delaroche, 1809)

Other resources

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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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