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Common two-banded seabream (Diplodus vulgaris)

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Blacktail bream feeding

Common two-banded seabream

Wreck of Zenobia, Cyprus
Juvenile two-banded sea bream swimming over rock in very shallow water

Juvenile two-banded sea bream

Paphos, Cyprus

Grows up to 45 cm length. The characteristic black, saddle like blotches at the base of the tail and behind the eyes are present in juveniles when they are about 4 cm long.

Feeds on mollusks, crustaceans and worms.

Photo map Common two-banded seabream

Places where photos of Common two-banded seabream were taken