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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlangius Garsault, 1764 
AphiaID: 125734

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorActinopterygii (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadiformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadidae Rafinesque, 1810
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlangus Oken (ex Cuvier), 1817
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontogadus Gill, 1863 (synonym)
Sources  basis of record van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlangius merlangus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlangius australis (Hutton, 1872) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerluccius australis (Hutton, 1872)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlangius merlangius (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlangius merlangus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlangius poutassou Risso, 1827 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlangus poutassou Risso, 1827 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicromesistius poutassou (Risso, 1827)
Environment marine
Distribution 
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North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWesterschelde [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125734
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Merlangius Garsault, 1764. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125734 on 2014-09-02
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