Acta Ichthyologica et Piscatoria 50(1): 97-101, doi: 10.3750/AIEP/02734
First record of the doublebar seabream, Acanthopagrus bifasciatus (Actinopterygii: Perciformes: Sparidae), in the Aegean Sea
expand article infoT. Şensurat-Genç, D. Seyhan-Öztürk, Y. Iwatsuki
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The present paper reports the second record of a Lessepsian migrant, Acanthopagrus bifasciatus (Forsskål, 1775), in the Mediterranean Sea and first record from the Aegean Sea. The species is distinguished by the counts of 5½ scale rows between the fifth dorsal-fin spine and lateral line, dorsal and caudal fins yellow, without a dense black margin of dorsal-fin or narrow black edge along rear margin of caudal fin which is being diagnostic characters of this species.
Sparidae, Lessepsian, Acanthopagrus, Mediterranean Sea, Aegean Sea, first Aegean record, second Mediterranean record