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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPollachius virens (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 126441

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 editorPollachius (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPollachius virens (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPollachius Nilsson, 1832
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus carbonarius Linnaeus, 1758
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus colinus Lacepède, 1800
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus purpureus Mitchill, 1814
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus sey Lacepède, 1800
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus virens Linnaeus, 1758
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlangus carbonarius (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlangus purpureus (Mitchill, 1814)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlangus virens (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolachius virens (Linnaeus, 1758) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPollachius carbonarius (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): 253 [details]

[show all]
Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Breton Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlevnegUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgwelenek  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsej  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorzwarte koolvisUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkoolvis  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsillockUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsaitheUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpollockUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgloshanUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorglassanUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcoleyUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcoalfishUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcoal fishUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbillet  [details]
Faroese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorseiður  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlieu noirUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgobergeUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcolin (lieu)Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcolin  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeelachsUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKöhler  [details]
Icelandic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorufsi  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorseiUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpale (kleine)  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsei  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsei  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcolinUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcarbonero  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsejUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgråsej  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorchwitlyn 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
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOostende [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux (doubtful[details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [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 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 editorBirkenfels (shipwreck) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOosterschelde [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]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus curtus O. F. Müller, 1785 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus diaphanus Nordmann, 1832 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus pelamydis Krøyer, 1863 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus pollachius Bassett-Smith, 1896 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus salmonis (Krøyer, 1837) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
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 editorClavella uncinata (Müller O.F., 1776) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBomolochus confusus Stock, 1953 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCresseyus confusus (Stock, 1953) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus elongatus Heegaard, 1943 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEncyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland 
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 (63 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (175 publications) 
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 (102 nucleotides; 115 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 editorDiet Feeds on copepods, amphipods and euphausiids [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution southwest Greenland, Hudson Strait to North Carolina, although rare at the extremes of the range [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Inhabit coastal waters in spring, move to deeper waters in winter. [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators Harbour seals, green lamprey, minke whale and other pollock [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Spawning occurs from November to February [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126441
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). Pollachius virens (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=126441 on 2014-11-24
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