This fish is called a "sea bass" in the Atlantic Ocean and a "loup de mer" or "sea wolf" in the Mediterranean. The sea bass is a relatively solitary fish although it may associate with other fish of the same size during its life to form shoals.
- Scientific name:
- Dicentrarchus labrax
- Year of description:
- Linnaeus, 1758
- IUCN Status:
- Least Concern
Mediterranean Sea, North-East Atlantic
Between the surface and a depth of about 30 metres.
Between 70 and 80 cm on average
Crustaceans, cephalopods and fish.