A citizen science campaign aiming to monitoring the influx of alien fish into Maltese waters Coordinated by Prof. Alan Deidun (Department of Geosciences, University of Malta) Funded by the International Ocean Institute (IOI) and by the Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture (DFA – Malta).
The redcoat, a member of the squirrel fish group, a Lessepsian migrant
The Monrovian doctorfish, an Atlantic species recorded within the Central Mediterranean
The dusky spinefoot, a species of rabbitfish and one of the most common Lessepsian migrants in the Mediterranean
The yellowbar angelfish, another Lessepsian migrant to the Mediterranean
The silver-cheeked toadfish, a toxic species of puffer and another Lessepsian migrant
The Sergeant-major, a common Atlantic migrant within the Central Mediterranean