European Perch naturally occurs throughout Europe (except northernmost Scandinavia and a part of Mediterranean region) and the northern part of Asia.
Species is introduced in Ebro delta (Spain), parts of Italy, Lake Skadar (between Montenegro and Albania), Amur (Far East), Australia and South Africa.
■ Phylum Chordata – chordates
■ Class Actinopterygii – ray-finned fishes
■ Order Perciformes – perciform fishes
■ Family Percidae – perches and their relatives
■ Species Perca fluviatilis – European Perch