WoRMS taxon details

Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758

126417  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126417)

accepted
Species

Subspecies Clupea harengus atlanticus Schnakenbeck, 1931 accepted as Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Subspecies Clupea harengus borealis Schnakenbeck, 1931 accepted as Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758 (ambiguous synonym)
Subspecies Clupea harengus britannicus Schnakenbeck, 1931 accepted as Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Subspecies Clupea harengus caledonicus Schnakenbeck, 1931 accepted as Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Subspecies Clupea harengus cimbricus Schnakenbeck, 1931 accepted as Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Subspecies Clupea harengus frisius Schnakenbeck, 1931 accepted as Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Subspecies Clupea harengus harengus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758
Subspecies Clupea harengus islandicus Schnakenbeck, 1931 accepted as Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Subspecies Clupea harengus ivernicus Schnakenbeck, 1931 accepted as Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Subspecies Clupea harengus marisalbi Berg, 1923 accepted as Clupea pallasii marisalbi Berg, 1923
Subspecies Clupea harengus membras Wulf, 1765 accepted as Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758
Subspecies Clupea harengus membras Linnaeus, 1761 accepted as Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758 (ambiguous synonym)
Subspecies Clupea harengus norvegivus Schnakenbeck, 1931 accepted as Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Subspecies Clupea harengus pallasi Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Clupea pallasii pallasii Valenciennes, 1847
Subspecies Clupea harengus pallasii Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Clupea pallasii pallasii Valenciennes, 1847
Subspecies Clupea harengus pilchardus Walbaum, 1792 accepted as Sardina pilchardus (Walbaum, 1792)
Subspecies Clupea harengus scandicus Schnakenbeck, 1931 accepted as Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Subspecies Clupea harengus schelderensis Nilsson, 1832 accepted as Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758 (ambiguous synonym)
Subspecies Clupea harengus scoticus Schnakenbeck, 1931 accepted as Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Subspecies Clupea harengus septemtrionalis Schnakenbeck, 1931 accepted as Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Subspecies Clupea harengus sirm Walbaum, 1792 accepted as Amblygaster sirm (Walbaum, 1792)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up
page(s): 317 [details]   
Distribution southwestern Greenland and Labrador southward to South Carolina  
Distribution southwestern Greenland and Labrador southward to South Carolina [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=126417 on 2018-05-21
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up
page(s): 317 [details]   

original description  (ofClupea harengus membras Linnaeus, 1761) Linnaeus, C. (1761). Fauna Suecica sistens Animalia Sueciae Regni: Mammalia, Aves, Amphibia, Pisces, Insecta, Vermes. Distributa per Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Differentiis Specierum, Synonymis Auctorum, Nominibus Incolarum, Locis Natalium, Descriptionibus insectorum. Editio altera, auctior. Stockholmiae: L. Salvii, 48 + 578 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/100333 [details]   

original description  (ofClupea harengus harengus Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [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, 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]   

additional source Scott, W.B.; Scott, M.G. (1988). Atlantic fishes of Canada. Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. No. 219. 731 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]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [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 Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.). (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 317 [details]   

additional source  (ofClupea harengus membras Linnaeus, 1761) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source  (ofClupea harengus harengus Linnaeus, 1758) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea alba Yarrell, 1829) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea atlanticus Schnakenbeck, 1931) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea borealis Schnakenbeck, 1931) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea britannicus Schnakenbeck, 1931) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea caledonicus Schnakenbeck, 1931) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea cimbricus Schnakenbeck, 1931) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea elongata Lesueur, 1818) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea frisius Schnakenbeck, 1931) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea halec Mitchill, 1814) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea islandicus Schnakenbeck, 1931) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea ivernicus Schnakenbeck, 1931) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea leachii Yarrell, 1832) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea minima Storer, 1839) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea norvegivus Schnakenbeck, 1931) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea scandicus Schnakenbeck, 1931) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea scoticus Schnakenbeck, 1931) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea septemtrionalis Schnakenbeck, 1931) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofCyprinus esca Walbaum, 1792) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofRogenia alba Valenciennes, 1847) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea harengus atlanticus Schnakenbeck, 1931) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea harengus borealis Schnakenbeck, 1931) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea harengus britannicus Schnakenbeck, 1931) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea harengus caledonicus Schnakenbeck, 1931) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea harengus cimbricus Schnakenbeck, 1931) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea harengus frisius Schnakenbeck, 1931) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea harengus islandicus Schnakenbeck, 1931) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea harengus ivernicus Schnakenbeck, 1931) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea harengus norvegivus Schnakenbeck, 1931) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea harengus scandicus Schnakenbeck, 1931) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea harengus scoticus Schnakenbeck, 1931) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea harengus septemtrionalis Schnakenbeck, 1931) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea membras Wulf, 1765) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea harengus schelderensis Nilsson, 1832) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea palassi probatowi Makushok, 1935) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea harengus harengus natio murmanica Tikhonov, 1941) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea harengus membras Wulf, 1765) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.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”. Monitor Taskforce Publication Series, 2013-01. NIOZ: Yerseke. 35 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Diet Feeds on copepods, crustaceans and fish eggs [details]

Distribution southwestern Greenland and Labrador southward to South Carolina [details]

Habitat nektonic [details]

Habitat Found to depths of 200 m, prefer shallow inshore waters. [details]

Importance Social- Highly commercial [details]

Predators Fishes, marine birds and marine mammals, such as whales and dolphins [details]

Reproduction Each stock spawns at different times of the year; external fertilization; high egg and larval mortality rate [details]
 

LanguageName 
Breton harink  [details]
Danish sild  [details]
Dutch haringbliek  [details]
English herringhafsíldAtlantic herring  [details]
Finnish sillisilakka  [details]
French hareng de l'Atlantiquehareng atlantiquehareng  [details]
German StömlingOstseeheringHering  [details]
Icelandic síld  [details]
Irish scadán  [details]
Italian aringa  [details]
Kalaallisut angmagssagssuaq  [details]
Norwegian sild  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål sild  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk sild  [details]
Polish śledźsledz  [details]
Russian sel'd'  [details]
Spanish arenque  [details]
Swedish strömmingsill  [details]
Welsh ysgadenynpennog  [details]