WoRMS name details

Scomberesox saurus (Walbaum, 1792)

126392  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126392)

alternate representation
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofEsox saurus Walbaum, 1792) Artedi, P.; Linnaeus, C. V.; Walbaum, J. J. (1792). Petri Artedi Sueci Genera piscium : in quibus systema totum ichthyologiae proponitur cum classibus, ordinibus, generum characteribus, specierum differentiis, observationibus plurimis : redactis speciebus 242 ad genera 52 : Ichthyologiae. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/61537#/summary
page(s): 93 [details]   
Distribution Gulf of St. Lawrence to North Carolina and Bermuda  
Distribution Gulf of St. Lawrence to North Carolina and Bermuda [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Scomberesox saurus (Walbaum, 1792). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=126392 on 2018-10-22
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed
2013-01-08 14:50:09Z
changed
2013-05-30 06:55:16Z
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original description  (ofEsox saurus Walbaum, 1792) Artedi, P.; Linnaeus, C. V.; Walbaum, J. J. (1792). Petri Artedi Sueci Genera piscium : in quibus systema totum ichthyologiae proponitur cum classibus, ordinibus, generum characteribus, specierum differentiis, observationibus plurimis : redactis speciebus 242 ad genera 52 : Ichthyologiae. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/61537#/summary
page(s): 93 [details]   

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

context source (Schelde) Maris, T.; Beauchard, O.; Van Damme, S.; Van den Bergh, E.; Wijnhoven, S.; Meire, P. (2013). Referentiematrices en Ecotoopoppervlaktes Annex bij de Evaluatiemethodiek Schelde-estuarium Studie naar “Ecotoopoppervlaktes en intactness index”. <em>Monitor Taskforce Publication Series, 2013-01. NIOZ: Yerseke.</em> 35 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

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, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>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,</i> 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Scott, W.B., and S.N. Messieh. (1976). Common Canadian Atlantic fishes. <em>Huntsman Marine Laboratory. St. Andrews, N.B.</em> 106 p. [details]   

additional source MacNae, W. & M. Kalk (eds). (1958). A natural history of Inhaca Island, Mozambique. Witwatersrand Univ. Press, Johannesburg. I-iv, 163 pp. [details]   

additional source Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. <em>Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France.</em> 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [details]   

additional source King, C.M.; Roberts, C.D.; Bell, B.D.; Fordyce, R.E.; Nicoll, R.S.; Worthy, T.H.; Paulin, C.D.; Hitchmough, R.A.; Keyes, I.W.; Baker, A.N.; Stewart, A.L.; Hiller, N.; McDowall, R.M.; Holdaway, R.N.; McPhee, R.P.; Schwarzhans, W.W.; Tennyson, A.J.D.; Rust, S.; Macadie, I. (2009). Phylum Chordata: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 431-554. [details]   

additional source Dyntaxa. (2013). Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at www.dyntaxa.se [15-01-2013]., available online at http://www.dyntaxa.se [details]   

additional source Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R.; van der Laan, R. (eds). (2017). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Diet Feed on copepods, euphausiids, amphipods, fish eggs and larvae [details]

Distribution Gulf of St. Lawrence to North Carolina and Bermuda [details]

Habitat nektonic [details]

Habitat Inhabit temperate and warm oceanic waters to depths of 30 m. [details]

Importance Social- Minor Commercial [details]

Predators Yellowfin tuna, dolphinfish, shortfin mako, silver hake [details]

Reproduction Spawns in warm waters during winter and early spring [details]
 

LanguageName 
Albanian sauri atlantikgjylpanëza  [details]
Breton gosnikbalaou  [details]
Catalan trumfau  [details]
Danish makrelgedde  [details]
Dutch makreelgeep  [details]
English skippersauryneedlefishAtlantic saury  [details]
French balaouaiguille de mer  [details]
Galician xendarmealpabarbaalcrique  [details]
German Makrelenhecht  [details]
Hebrew רמחן לטאי  [details]
Icelandic geirnefur  [details]
Italian gastodellacostardella  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Λουτσοζαργάνα  [details]
Norwegian makrellgjedde  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål makrellgjedde  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk makrellgjedde  [details]
Polish makrelosz  [details]
Portuguese agulhão  [details]
Spanish paparda  [details]
Swedish makrillgädda  [details]
Turkish zargana  [details]
Welsh sgipiwr  [details]