Ajkla tal-baħar

ħuta b’fetħa wiesgħa ta’ ġwienaħ bħar-rajja b’denb irqiq u twil. Ġie li jseħulha “Pixxi-ajkla” – Myliobatis Aquila

English: Common Eagle Ray

Ajkla tal-baħar

Ajula

Fish: sand steenbras or striped seabream (Lithognathus mormyrus) –  a species of marine fish in the family Sparidae. It is found in shallow water in the Mediterranean Sea and in the eastern Atlantic Ocean from France to South Africa. It also occurs in the Red Sea and off the coast of Mozambique in the Indian Ocean.

Source: Sicilian

Alluzz

or Allozz: Sphyraena sphyraena, the European barracuda or Mediterranean barracuda, is a ray-finned predatory fish of the Mediterranean basin and the warmer waters of the Atlantic Ocean.

Alonga

Ħuta – tixbaħ it-tonna, tissejjaħ ukoll tonn sekond  – Thunnus Alalunga Bonn

English: Albacore

Alonga

Alosa

Fish: allis shad (Alosa alosa) is a widespread Northeast Atlantic species of fish in the herring family, Clupeidae. It is an anadromous fish which migrates into fresh water to spawn.

Also known as Laċċi.

Arżnella rara

Centracanthus cirrus: also known as the curled picarel, is a species of picarel native to the eastern Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea.