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This is a compilation done By SharksDiveTeam members for all fish and marine Species found in the Mediterranean sea and more specifically in our Lebanese Water


<p>Fish and Marine Species Found in the Mediterranean Sea# Fish Name Local Name Size (cm) Image Seen in Lebanese Water</p> <p>1</p> <p>BlackFin Barracuda</p> <p>150</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>2</p> <p>Bearded Fireworm</p> <p>EM 44</p> <p>4</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>3</p> <p>Black Sea Urchin</p> <p>Toutia</p> <p>7</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>4</p> <p>Black Tailed Wrasse</p> <p>5</p> <p>N\</p> <p>5</p> <p>Blue Runner</p> <p>Traykhoun</p> <p>30</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>6</p> <p>Blue Triggerfish</p> <p>Mabrad</p> <p>40</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>7</p> <p>Bluefin Tuna</p> <p>100</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>8</p> <p>Cardinalfish</p> <p>10</p> <p>No</p> <p>9</p> <p>Dentex</p> <p>Bassas</p> <p>100</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>10</p> <p>Common Lobster</p> <p>Karakand</p> <p>40</p> <p>No</p> <p>11</p> <p>Common Stingray</p> <p>Ba2ra</p> <p>60</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>12</p> <p>Conger Eel</p> <p>Hanklis</p> <p>200</p> <p>Rarely</p> <p>13</p> <p>Cow Bream</p> <p>50</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>14</p> <p>Cuttlefish</p> <p>Sabiddij</p> <p>40</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>15</p> <p>Damselfish</p> <p>3afrit</p> <p>15</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>16</p> <p>Dusky Grouper</p> <p>Lekouz Sakhreh</p> <p>150</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>17</p> <p>Eagle Ray</p> <p>150</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>18</p> <p>Flying Fish</p> <p>30</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>19</p> <p>Fragile Brittlestar</p> <p>6</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>20</p> <p>Gorgonian</p> <p>No</p> <p>21</p> <p>Greater Forkbeard</p> <p>70</p> <p>No</p> <p>22</p> <p>Greater Weeverfish</p> <p>40</p> <p>No</p> <p>23</p> <p>John Dory</p> <p>40</p> <p>Rarely</p> <p>24</p> <p>Lady Godiva</p> <p>5</p> <p>No</p> <p>25</p> <p>Lesser Spotted Dogfish</p> <p>100</p> <p>No</p> <p>26</p> <p>Lizardfish</p> <p>30</p> <p>Rarely</p> <p>27</p> <p>Loggerhead Turtle</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>28</p> <p>Long Armed Brittlestar</p> <p>15</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>29</p> <p>Long-Snout Sea Horse</p> <p>15</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>30</p> <p>Mediterranean Cerith</p> <p>6</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>31</p> <p>Moray Eel</p> <p>Zrembeyeh</p> <p>150</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>32</p> <p>Neptune Grass</p> <p>100</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>33</p> <p>Ocellated Wrasse</p> <p>10</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>34</p> <p>Ornate Wrasse</p> <p>3raysseh</p> <p>20</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>35</p> <p>Painted Comber</p> <p>Wewe</p> <p>30</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>36</p> <p>Sparisoma Cretense</p> <p>Zolle2 Ahmar</p> <p>50</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>37</p> <p>Peacock Worm</p> <p>7</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>38</p> <p>Pearly Razorfish</p> <p>Fara</p> <p>20</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>39</p> <p>Picarel</p> <p>25</p> <p>No</p> <p>40</p> <p>Pink Flatworm</p> <p>2</p> <p>No</p> <p>41</p> <p>Pipefish</p> <p>40</p> <p>Rarely</p> <p>42</p> <p>Queen Scallop</p> <p>8</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>43</p> <p>Rainbow Wrasse</p> <p>15</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>44</p> <p>Red Hermit Crab</p> <p>2</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>45</p> <p>Red Scorpionfish</p> <p>Dri2neh</p> <p>15</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>46</p> <p>Red Star</p> <p>15</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>47</p> <p>Red Triple Fin Blenny</p> <p>5</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>48</p> <p>Saddled Bream</p> <p>Mannouri</p> <p>30</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>49</p> <p>Sea Bass</p> <p>Brei2</p> <p>100</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>50</p> <p>Sea Potato</p> <p>12</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>51</p> <p>Small Sea Hare</p> <p>20</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>52</p> <p>Smooth Hound</p> <p>150</p> <p>No</p> <p>53</p> <p>Squirrelfish</p> <p>Naylon</p> <p>15</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>54</p> <p>Stargazer</p> <p>40</p> <p>No</p> <p>55</p> <p>Streaked Gurnard</p> <p>40</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>56</p> <p>Striped Blenny</p> <p>7</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>57</p> <p>Striped Bream</p> <p>Marmour</p> <p>50</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>58</p> <p>Striped Grouper</p> <p>Ramliyeh</p> <p>100</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>59</p> <p>Striped Mullet</p> <p>Boureh</p> <p>40</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>60</p> <p>Swallowtail Seaperch</p> <p>10</p> <p>No</p> <p>61</p> <p>Thornback Ray</p> <p>90</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>62</p> <p>Triton Trumpet</p> <p>Bou2</p> <p>40</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>63</p> <p>Trumpet Anemone</p> <p>15</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>64</p> <p>Trumpetfish</p> <p>20</p> <p>Rarely</p> <p>65</p> <p>Two Banded Bream</p> <p>Kharkoun</p> <p>40</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>66</p> <p>White Spotted Octopus</p> <p>Akhtabout</p> <p>100</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>67</p> <p>White Tipped Nudibranch</p> <p>5</p> <p>No</p> <p>68</p> <p>White-Eyed Flounder</p> <p>40</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>69</p> <p>Yellow Cup Coral Co a</p> <p>2</p> <p>No</p> <p>70</p> <p>Zebra Sea Bream</p> <p>Hidded</p> <p>50</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>71</p> <p>White seabream</p> <p>Sarghous</p> <p>50</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>72</p> <p>Sharpsnout seabream</p> <p>Hasfour</p> <p>50</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>73</p> <p>Elongated pufferfish</p> <p>Baloun</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>74</p> <p>Golden pufferfish</p> <p>Manfakh</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>75</p> <p>Goldband goatfish</p> <p>Sultan Ramli</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>76</p> <p>Pors goatfish</p> <p>Sultan Sakhri</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>77</p> <p>Shrimp scad</p> <p>3at3out</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>78</p> <p>Dragonet</p> <p>Rarely</p> <p>79</p> <p>Slender rainbow sardine</p> <p>yes</p> <p>80</p> <p>Bluespotted cornetfish</p> <p>Flute</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>81</p> <p>Spotted herring</p> <p>Ghobbos</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>82</p> <p>Vanikoro sweeper</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>83</p> <p>Plotosus lineatus</p> <p>No</p> <p>84</p> <p>Narrowbarred Spanish mackerel</p> <p>Abou Sin</p> <p>Rarely</p> <p>85</p> <p>Lesser amberjack</p> <p>Jaro</p> <p>Rarely</p> <p>86</p> <p>Dusky spine foot</p> <p>Mwassta Sawda</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>87</p> <p>Marbel spine foot oot</p> <p>Mwassta Bayda</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>88</p> <p>Yellow stripe barracuda</p> <p>Mallifa</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>89</p> <p>Arc Shell</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>90</p> <p>Variable mussel</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>91</p> <p>Ragged sea hare</p> <p>No</p> <p>92</p> <p>Green bugmussel</p> <p>Im el Khouloud</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>93</p> <p>Soft shell clam</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>94</p> <p>Pearl oyster</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>95</p> <p>Veined rapa whelk</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>96</p> <p>Shiro-toge-umi-giku</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>97</p> <p>Persian Conch</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>98</p> <p>Blue Crab</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>99</p> <p>Swimming Crab</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>100</p> <p>Spiny hands</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>101</p> <p>Dyspanopaeus sayi</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>102</p> <p>Mantis shrimp</p> <p>No</p> <p>103</p> <p>Chinese mitten crab</p> <p>No</p> <p>104</p> <p>Tiger prawn Karuma</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>105</p> <p>A shrimp</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>106</p> <p>Speckled shrimp</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>107</p> <p>Penegrine shrimp</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>108</p> <p>Green tiger prawn</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>109</p> <p>Nimble spray crab</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>110</p> <p>Blue swimming crab</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>111</p> <p>Jelly Fish</p> <p>Andeel</p> <p>Yes</p> <p>PREPARED AND DESIGNED BY:</p> <p>SharksdiveTeam August 2011</p>