Review of fish fauna of the Sea of Marmara
Lütfiye Eryılmaz, Nurettin Meriç
Istanbul University, Faculty of Science, Department of Biology, 34118 Vezneciler, Istanbul, TURKEY
This study was carried out to present the species list of the fish fauna in the Sea of Marmara in the light of the previously conducted research. It was seen that totally 230 fish species belonging to 75 families had been recorded from the Sea of Marmara. In addition, zoogeographical origin, abundance and habitat are given for each one of species in the Sea of Marmara.
Keywords: Sea of Marmara, fish species list, zoogeographical origin, abundance, habitat, similarity