This report reviews the conservation status of all native marine fishes occurring in the Mediterranean Sea, based on the assessments for 513 species and six subspecies using the IUCNs Red List methodology. It identifies those marine fish species that are threatened with extinction at the regional level so that appropriate conservation actions can be taken to improve their conservation status.
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Abdul Malak, D., Livingstone, S.R. Pollard, D., Polidoro, D.A., Cuttelod, A., Bariche, M., Bilecenoğlu, M., Carpenter, K.E., Collette, B.R., Francour, P., Goren, M., Hichem Kara, M., Masuttí, E., Papaconstantinou, P. and Tunesi, L. 2011. Overview of the Conservation Status of the Marine Fishes of the Mediterranean Sea. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Malaga, Spain.