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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicromesistius poutassou (Risso, 1827) 
AphiaID: 126439

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 editorMicromesistius (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicromesistius Gill, 1863
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBoreogadus poutassou (Risso, 1827)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus melanostomus Nilsson, 1855
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus potassoa (Risso, 1827) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus poutassou (Risso, 1827)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlangius poutassou Risso, 1827 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlangus albus Yarrell, 1841
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlangus communis Costa, 1844 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlangus pertusis Cocco, 1829 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlangus pertusus Cocco, 1829
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlangus poutassou Risso, 1827
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlangus vernalis Risso, 1827
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicromessistius poutassou (Risso, 1827) (misspelling)
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]

[show all]
Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormerluci tripendëshUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormerluci blu  [details]
Basque Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbakalada  [details]
Catalan Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormaireUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlluçaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbacallaret  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkulmuleUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblåhvilling  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblauwe wijting  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpoutassouUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblue whiting  [details]
Finnish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormustakitaturska  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpoutassouUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormerlan bleu  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblauer Wittling  [details]
Icelandic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkolmunni  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpotassoloUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormelu  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΠροσφυγάκι  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkolmuleUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblågunnar  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkolmule  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkolmule  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbłękitek  [details]
Portuguese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorverdinhoUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpichelimUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormaria-mole  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorПутассу северная  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbacaladilla  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkolmuleUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblagunnar  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormavi mezgit baligiUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorderinsu mezgiti  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorПутассу північна  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorswtan glas  [details]
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
Black Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBlack Sea [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIsraeli part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
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 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]
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]
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 (84 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (30 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 (151 nucleotides; 148 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
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAuthority Micromesistius poutassou (Risso, 1826) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet Feeds mostly on small crustaceans, but large individuals also prey on small fish and cephalopods [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Northwest Atlantic: southern Greenland and off southeast Canada and the northeastern coast of the USA. [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Found over the continental slope and shelf to more than 1000 m, but more common at 300-400 m. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Social- Highly Comercial, fishery [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126439
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). Micromesistius poutassou (Risso, 1827). 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=126439 on 2014-07-29
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