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Hemitripterus americanus (Gmelin, 1789)

159518  (

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution Labrador to Chesapeake Bay  
Distribution Labrador to Chesapeake Bay [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Hemitripterus americanus (Gmelin, 1789). Accessed through: Kennedy, M.K., L. Van Guelpen, G. Pohle, L. Bajona (Eds.) (2018) Canadian Register of Marine Species at: on 2020-10-28
Kennedy, M.K., L. Van Guelpen, G. Pohle, L. Bajona (Eds.) (2020). Canadian Register of Marine Species. Hemitripterus americanus (Gmelin, 1789). Accessed at: on 2020-10-28
2005-05-30 09:27:08Z
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2008-02-28 13:41:07Z

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at [details]   

basis of record Scott, W.B.; Scott, M.G. (1988). Atlantic fishes of Canada. <em>Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences.</em> No. 219. 731 pp. [details]   

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2019). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (12/2019)., available online at [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

From other sources
Diet Feeds on crustaceans, mollusks, sea urchins, fishes and bottom invertebrates [details]

Distribution Labrador to Chesapeake Bay [details]

Habitat Found on rocky or hard bottoms to depths of 180 m. [details]

Habitat benthic [details]

Importance Bait [details]

Predators Bony fish [details]

Reproduction Spawning occurs between late fall and early winter; average number of eggs per female is 15, 000 [details]

Synonymy Regarded as a junior synonym of Hemitripterus americanus (Gmelin, 1789) [details]
English sea raven  [details]
French hémitriptère atlantique  [details]
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