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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 126417

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 editorClupeiformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupeidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea Linnaeus, 1758
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea alba Yarrell, 1829
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea atlanticus Schnakenbeck, 1931
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea borealis Schnakenbeck, 1931
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea britannicus Schnakenbeck, 1931
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea caledonicus Schnakenbeck, 1931
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea cimbricus Schnakenbeck, 1931
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea elongata Lesueur, 1818
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea frisius Schnakenbeck, 1931
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea halec Mitchill, 1814
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus atlanticus Schnakenbeck, 1931
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus borealis Schnakenbeck, 1931
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus britannicus Schnakenbeck, 1931
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus caledonicus Schnakenbeck, 1931
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus cimbricus Schnakenbeck, 1931
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus frisius Schnakenbeck, 1931
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus harengus Linnaeus, 1758
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus harengus natio murmanica Tikhonov, 1941
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus islandicus Schnakenbeck, 1931
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus ivernicus Schnakenbeck, 1931
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus membras Linnaeus, 1761
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus membras Wulf, 1765
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus norvegivus Schnakenbeck, 1931
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus scandicus Schnakenbeck, 1931
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus schelderensis Nilsson, 1832
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus scoticus Schnakenbeck, 1931
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus septemtrionalis Schnakenbeck, 1931
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea islandicus Schnakenbeck, 1931
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea ivernicus Schnakenbeck, 1931
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea leachii Yarrell, 1832
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea membras Wulf, 1765
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea minima Storer, 1839
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea norvegivus Schnakenbeck, 1931
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea palassi probatowi Makushok, 1935
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea scandicus Schnakenbeck, 1931
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea scoticus Schnakenbeck, 1931
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea septemtrionalis Schnakenbeck, 1931
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyprinus esca Walbaum, 1792
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRogenia alba Valenciennes, 1847
Sources  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://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100
page(s): 317 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Breton Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorharink  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsild  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorharingUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbliek  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorherringUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhafsíldUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic herring  [details]
Finnish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsilliUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsilakka  [details]
French Trusted: edited by a thematic editorhareng atlantiqueUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhareng  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorStömlingUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOstseeheringUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHering  [details]
Icelandic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsíld  [details]
Irish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorscadán  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoraringa  [details]
Kalaallisut Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorangmagssagssuaq  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsild  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsild  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsild  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorśledźUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsledz  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsel'd'  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorarenque  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorströmmingUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsill  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorysgadenynUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpennog  [details]
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taxa (24)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus atlanticus Schnakenbeck, 1931 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus borealis Schnakenbeck, 1931 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus britannicus Schnakenbeck, 1931 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus caledonicus Schnakenbeck, 1931 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus cimbricus Schnakenbeck, 1931 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus frisius Schnakenbeck, 1931 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus harengus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758
  » Natio Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus harengus natio murmanica Tikhonov, 1941 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus islandicus Schnakenbeck, 1931 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus ivernicus Schnakenbeck, 1931 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus marisalbi Berg, 1923 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea pallasii marisalbi Berg, 1923
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus membras Linnaeus, 1761 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus membras Wulf, 1765 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus norvegivus Schnakenbeck, 1931 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus pallasi Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea pallasii pallasii Valenciennes, 1847
  » Natio Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus pallasi natio marisalbi Berg, 1923 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea pallasii marisalbi Berg, 1923
» Natio Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus pallasi
natio suworowi Rabinerson, 1927 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea pallasii suworowi Rabinerson, 1927
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus pallasii Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea pallasii pallasii Valenciennes, 1847
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus pilchardus Walbaum, 1792 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSardina pilchardus (Walbaum, 1792)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus scandicus Schnakenbeck, 1931 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus schelderensis Nilsson, 1832 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus scoticus Schnakenbeck, 1931 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus septemtrionalis Schnakenbeck, 1931 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea harengus sirm Walbaum, 1792 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmblygaster sirm (Walbaum, 1792)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
From other sources
Baltic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBaltic sea [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Baltic Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPolish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDe Haan [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOostende [details]
Davis Strait
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDavis Strait [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Gulf of Riga
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Riga [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
Hudson Bay
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHudson Bay [details]
Hudson Strait
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHudson Strait [details]
Netherlands
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGrevelingen [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIJsselmeer [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOosterschelde [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSchelde estuary [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVoordelta [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWesterschelde [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorZeeschelde [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Arctic part] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 18 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 21 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus sieboldi Nordmann, 1832 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus pollachius Bassett-Smith, 1896 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernaeenicus sprattae (Sowerby, 1806) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClavellisa cordata Wilson C.B., 1915 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus rapax Milne Edwards, 1840 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus clemensi Parker & Margolis, 1964 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBomolochus cuneatus Fraser, 1920 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus elongatus Heegaard, 1943 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo AnimalsAndEarth (David Shale) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (158 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (908 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FAO Species fact sheets 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (893 nucleotides; 1418 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet Feeds on copepods, crustaceans and fish eggs [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution southwestern Greenland and Labrador southward to South Carolina [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat nektonic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Found to depths of 200 m, prefer shallow inshore waters. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Social- Highly commercial [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators Fishes, marine birds and marine mammals, such as whales and dolphins [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Each stock spawns at different times of the year; external fertilization; high egg and larval mortality rate [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126417
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Clupea harengus. 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=126417 on 2014-09-22
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