The List of Lessepsian Species in the Turkish Marine Waters

Order: CLUPEIFORMES

Family: CLUPEIDAE

Dussumieria elopsoides (Bleeker, 1849)

Etrumeus teres (Dekay, 1842)

Herklotsichthys punctatus (Ruppell, 1837)

 

Order: AULOPIFORMES

Family: SYNODONTIDAE

Saurida undosquamis (Richardson, 1848)

 

Order: ATHERINIFORMES

Family: ATHERINIDAE

Atherinomorus lacunosus (Forster, 1801)

 

Order: BELONIFORMES

Family: HEMIRAMPHIDAE

Hemiramphus far (Forsskal, 1775)

Hyporhamphus affinis (Günther, 1866)

Family: EXOCOETIDAE

Parexocoetus mento (Valenciennes, 1846)

 

Order: BERYCIFORMES

Family: HOLOCENTRIDAE

Sargocentron rubrum (Forsskal, 1775)

 

Order: SYNAGTHIFORMES

Family:Fistulariidae
             Fistularia commersonii  Rüppell, 1838

Family: FISTULARIDAE

            Fistularia commersonii Rüppell, 1835

Family: SYNGNATHIDAE

            Hippocampus fuscus Rüppell, 1838

Syngnathus rostellatus Nilsson, 1855

 

Order: PERCIFORMES

 

Family:Callionymidae
            Callionymus filamentosus  Valenciennes, 1837
Family: TERAPONIDAE

Pelates quadrilineatus (Bloch, 1790)

Family: APOGONIDAE

Apogon nigripinnis Cuvier, 1838

Apogon queketti Gilchrist, 1903

Family: SILLAGINIDAE

Sillago sihama (Forsskal, 1775)

Family: CARANGIDAE

Alepes djeddaba (Forskkal, 1775)

Family: LEIOGNATHIDAE

Leiognathus klunzingeri (Steindachner, 1898)

Family: MULLIDAE

Upeneus moluccensis (Bleeker,1855)

Upeneus moluccensis  (Bleeker, 1855)

Upeneus pori (Ben-Tuvia & Golani, 1989)

Parupeneus forsskali (Fourmanoir & Guézé, 1976)

Family: PEMPHERIDAE

Pempheris vanicolensis Cuvier, 1831

Family: MUGILIDAE

Liza carinata (Ehrenberg, 1836)

Mugil soiuy Basilewsky, 1855

Family: CHAETODONTIDAE

Heniochus intermedius Steindachner, 1893

Family: EPHIPPIDAE

Platax  teira  (Forsskal, 1775)

Family: LABRIDAE

Pteragogus pelycus Randall, 1981

Family: BILENNIDAE

Petroscirtes ancylodon Ruppell, 1838

Family: CALLIONYMIDAE

              Callionymus filamentosus Valenciennes, 1837

Family: GOBIIDAE

              Oxyurichthys papuensis (Valenciennes, 1837)

Family: SIGANIDAE

              Siganus luridus (Rüppell, 1828)

              Siganus rivulatus (Forsskal,1775)

Family: SPHYRAENIDAE

              Sphyraena chrysotaenia Kluzinger, 1884

  Sphyraena flavicaudaRüppell, 1838

Family: SCOMBRIDAE

              Scomberomorus commerson (Lacepéde, 1800)

 

Order: PLEOURONECTIFORMES

Family: CYNOGLOSSIDAE

  Cynoglossus sinusarabici (Chabanaud, 1931)

 

Order: TETRAODONTIFORMES

Family: Tetraodontidae
              Lagocephalus spadiceus  (Richardson, 1845)
Family: MONACANTHIDAE

  Stephanolepis diaspros Fraser & Brunner, 1940

Family: TETRAODONTIDAE

             Lagocephalus sceleratus (Gmelin, 1788)

             Lagocephalus spadiceus (Richardson, 1844)

 Lagocephalus suezensis (Clark and Gohar, 1953)

 Torquigener flavimaculosus Hardy & Randall, 1983