biodiversity

Examples of species of Community Interest that we can find in the Bay
(habitat directive):

PLANTS:                                    

    FISHES:

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Atlantic salmon

MAMMALS

INVERTEBRATES:                                           

REPTILES:

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Lacerta schreiberi

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Zostera Marina, is on the List of Wild Species under the Special Protection Regime.
 

OTHER SPECIES:

But many more species inhabit the ecosystem of the Bay, guarantors of the richness in Biodiversity of this space.
 

Birds
Fishes
  • Aligote (Pagellus acarne)

  • Chubby (Sparus pagrus)

  • Common jargo (Diplodus sargus)

  • Raspallón jargo (Diplodus annularis)

  • Bedao (Diplodus cervinus)

  • Mojarra (Diplodus vulgaris)

  • Golden (Sparus aurata)

  • Goat (Serranus cabrilla)

  • Stinger (Syngnathus typhle, Syngnathus accus and Nerophis lumbriciphormis)

  • Sea Bass (Dicentrarchus labrax)

  • Sula (Atherina presbyter)

  • Mule or corcón (Chelon labrosus, Mugil cephalus, Liza aurata, Liza ramada and Liza saliens)

  • Pout (Trisopterus luscus)

  • Pollock (Pollachius pollachius)

  • Porredana (Symphodus melops, Symphodus cinereus and Symphodus roissali)

  • Innkeeper (Ctenolabrus rupestris)

  • Julia (Coris julis)

  • Red mullet (Mullus surmuletus)

  • Moma (Parablennius gattorugine, Parablennius rouxi and Parablennius sanguinolentus)

  • Black Shorty (Gobius niger)

  • Sand Shovel (Pormatoschistus minutus)

  • Scorpion (Trachinus draco)

  • Scorpionfish (Scorpaena porcus)

  • Sole (Solea solea, Pegusa lascaris and Pegusa odd)

  • Turbot (Psetta maxima)

  • Sand star (Astropecten irregularis)

  • Starfish (Marthasterias glacialis)

  • Sea urchin (Paracentrotus lividus)

  • Sand Mouse (Echinocardium cordatum)

Echinoderms
  • Witch (Hinia reticulata)

  • Sand conch (Scaphander lignarius)

  • Pointed Conch (Aporrhais pespelicani)

  • Moon conch (Lunatia alderi)

  • Limpet (Patella vulgata)

  • Sea ear (Haliotis tuberculata)

  • Conch shell (Charonia lampas)

  • Spinning Top (Calliostorna zizyphinum)

  • Oyster (Ostrea edulis)

  • Oyster or oyster (Crassostrea angulata)

  • Sea hare (Aplysia punctata and Archidoris pseudoargus)

  • Muergo or razor (Solen marginatus)

  • Morguera (Ensis ensis)

  • Mussel or mocejón (Mytilus edulis)

  • Fine clam or amayuela (Tapes decussatus)

  • Slug clam (Veneryous pullastra and Ruditapes pullastra)

  • Dog clam (Scrobicularia plana)

  • Chirla (Chamelea gallina)

  • Cockle (Cerastoderma edule)

  • Verigüeto (Venus verrucosa)

  • Clam (Macrocallista chione)

  • Chamaruca or coquina (Angulus tenuis)

  • Chamaruca or amayuela (Abra alba)

  • Cachón (Sepia officinalis)

  • Octopus (Octopus vulgaris)

Mollusks
  • Cambrian (Carcinus maenas)

  • Mazurgan Cambrian (Ceryphia verucosa)

  • Mulatto or maragata (Pachygrapsus marmoratus)

  • Crab (Macropipus puber)

  • Spider crab (Maja squinado)

  • Rock shearing (Palaemon serratus)

  • Sand shearing (Crangon crangon)

  • Hermit crab (Eupagurus prideauxi)

  • Sand Hermit Crab (Diogenes pugilator)

  • Crab or sea cricket (Upogebia deltaura)

Crustaceans
Annelids
Vegetation
  • Fine worm or tick (Nereis diversicolor)

  • Tube worm (Diopatra neapolitana)

  • Coconut (Arenicola marina)

  • Flower worm (Myxicola infundibulum)

  • Spirograph or feather duster (Sabella spallanzanii)

  • White worm (Sipunculus nudus)

  • Wormwood (Golfingia elongata)

  • Sea pineapple (Phallusia mammillata)

  • Ascidia (Styela clava and Clona intestinalis)

  • Sea anemone (Anemonia viridis)

  • Ceriantus (Cerianthus membranaceus)

  • Sponge (Sycon ciliatum, Cliona celata and Haliciona cinerea)

Others
  • Sea lettuce (Ulva rigida)

  • Verdin (Enteromorpha sp)

  • Alga (Ascophyllum nodosum, Fucus vesiculosus, ...)

  • Sea grass (Zostera marina)

  • Borraza (Spartina maritima)

  • Sea thistle (Eringum maritimum)

  • Barron (Ammophilla arenaria)

  • German sarsaparilla (Carex arenaria)

SOURCE: WIKIPEDIA

Aerial View of Ria de Cubas Wetlands and Estuary of Miera river nearby Marina de Cudeyo vi