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First recorded capture of white bream, Diplodus sargus, in Guernsey waters

July 19th, 2009 by Richard Lord

On 27 June 2009 recreational angler Andy Marquis saw small silvery fish with a black band on their caudal peduncle off Salerie Corner, south side of Belle Greve Bay, east coast of Guernsey. On Sunday 19 July 2009 Andy Marquis caught the first positively identified white sea bream, Diplodus sargus, from the same location.  The […]

First record of a two-banded sea bream, Diplodus vulgaris, in Guernsey waters

January 29th, 2009 by Richard Lord

Commercial fisherman Steve Fallaize caught a two-banded sea bream, Diplodus vulgaris, in a gill net set one mile off L’Ancresse off Guernsey’s north coast. The net was set overnight and the fish was landed on the 29 January 2009.