Recording Marine Life


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Records of Gaidropsarus mediterraneus

Number seen/Abundance Date Location Comments Recorded by
1 2003-07-11
Constantine Bay - rocky shore with sandy inlets & gullies
In a rockpool.
1 2001-09-16
Shankill Beach between Bray and Killiney, County Dublin Ireland.
No information entered Tim Clabon
1 2004-04-06
Batten Bay, Mountbatten, near Plymouth
Found in rockpool. Seashore Safari
2 2005-08-19 Blackstone Rocks
Blackstone Rocks, Wembury Beach, Plymouth
One approx 8-9cm in rockpool low shore. Other in gulley, low shore Cat Ridout
1 2005-09-18 Blackstone Rocks
Wembury beach - Blackstone rocks
approx 10cm length, low shore Cat Ridout
1 2005-10-02 Blackstone Rocks
Blackstone Rocks, Wembury
approx 11cm in length, low shore Cat Ridout
1 2005-10-04 Blackstone Rocks
Blackstone Rocks, Wembury
very low shore in rockpool approx 14cm long Cat Ridout
2 2006-03-19 Blackstone Reef
Blackstone reef, Wembury
Both lower shore approx 8cm in length. Faye Wood
1 2006-03-30 Island of Eday
Orkney island of Eday. Off the south-east coast. Swenstie shore.
Found in shrimp creel. Set at low tide. Joshua Foreman
1 2006-09-09 Blackstone Rocks
Blackstone Rocks Wembury Beach. Very low spring tide. 0.3m
30cm Cat Ridout
1 2007-05-15 Blackstone Rocks
Blackstone Rocks
Cat Ridout
Occasional 2007-08-02 Blackstone Rocks
Blackstone Rocks
Cat Ridout
Common 2007-08-03 Blackstone Rocks
Blackstone Rocks (very low tide, went further down lower shore)
Cat Ridout
1 2009-04-09 Blackstone Rocks, Wembury
Rockpools
Cat Ridout
1 2009-04-11 Blackstone Rocks, Wembury
Rockpools
Cat Ridout
1 2009-04-24 Aberavon beach
Near the break water at Aberavon beach
In sand Adrian Cooke
1 2009-05-24 Blackstone Rocks, Wembury
Rockpools
Cat Ridout
2 2009-09-26 Perranporth
Middle Shore - Sheltered Sandy rockpools with an abundance of Ulva lactuca Rockpools were freshly revealed by the tide (less than 2 hours)
Large (200mm long) and small (80mm long) James Park
1 2010-08-12 Mullion Cove, Cornwall
Harbour wall, rocks and sea weed.
Caught while sea angling by Ros Brooks, 22cm John Brooks
1 05/02/2011 Gyllyngvase Beach
Rocky shore to the left and right hand sides of the beach.
Kristie Wilkinson
2 21/03/2011 Lee Bay, Ilfracombe
Gently sloping shore, expanse of rocks flanking sand, fresh water stream. Good algae cover
low shore rock pools.3 barbels, dorsal fin set in gutter Paula Ferris
1 10/04/2011 Mullion Cove
Harbour Wall
12cm long John Brooks
2 18/09/2011 Cape Clear Island
South Harbour under stones at low tide
Disappeared quickly under rocks. Becky Williamson
2 08/03/2012 Lee Bay, Ilfracombe
north facing sheltered rocky shore, good seaweed cover, gullies crevices & pools
30 - 40 cms, similar habitat to above Paula Ferris