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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlangius merlangus (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 126438

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlangius (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlangius Garsault, 1764
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus euxinus Nordmann, 1840 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus merlangus Linnaeus, 1758 (basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus merlangus euxinus Nordmann, 1840
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus merlangus merlangus Linnaeus, 1758
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlangius merlangius (Linnaeus, 1758) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlangius merlangus euxinus (Nordmann, 1840)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlangius merlangus merlangus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlangus linnei Malm, 1877
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlangus merlangus (Linnaeus, 1758) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlangus merlangus euxinus (Nordmann, 1840) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlangus vulgaris Fleming, 1828
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontogadus merlangus (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontogadus merlangus euxinus (Nordmann, 1840)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontogadus merlangus merlangus (Linnaeus, 1758)
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): 526 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Breton Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormorlouan  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhvittingUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhvilling  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwijting  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwhiting  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormerlan  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWittling  [details]
Icelandic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlýsa  [details]
Irish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfaoitín  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormerlano  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΤαούκι  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkviting  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhvitting  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkviting  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwitlinek  [details]
Portuguese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbadejo  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormerlán  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorvitling  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormezgit [from synonym]  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgwyniad y môrUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgwyniad môr  [details]
Direct child
taxa (2)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlangius merlangus euxinus (Nordmann, 1840) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlangius merlangus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlangius merlangus merlangus (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlangius merlangus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Baltic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBaltic 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 editorBredene [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDe Haan [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMariakerke [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMiddelkerke [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOostduinkerke [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOostende [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBray-Dunes [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Netherlands
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGrevelingen [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIJsselmeer [from synonym] [view taxon] [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 editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [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 [from synonym] [view taxon] [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 editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClavella adunca (Strøm, 1762) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernaeocera branchialis (Linnaeus, 1767) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernaeocera lusci (Bassett-Smith, 1896) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClavella uncinata (Müller O.F., 1776) [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBomolochus confusus Stock, 1953 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnchorella uncinata (Müller O.F., 1776) [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCresseyus confusus (Stock, 1953) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus elongatus Heegaard, 1943 [via synonym] (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 Barcode of Life (76 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (18 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 (143 nucleotides; 151 proteins) 
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
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126438
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). Merlangius merlangus (Linnaeus, 1758). 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=126438 on 2014-07-30
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