WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolva molva (Linnaeus, 1758)

126461  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126461)

accepted
Species
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): 254 [details]   

(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus molva 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]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Atlantic: Barents Sea and Iceland to Morocco;...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Atlantic: Barents Sea and Iceland to Morocco; rare in the Northwestern Mediterranean, off southern Greenland, and Canada. [details]
Bailly, N. (2008). Molva molva. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2017). FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=126461 on 2017-12-14

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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): 254 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus molva 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 Welshman, D., S. Kohler, J. Black and L. Van Guelpen. 2003. An atlas of distributions of Canadian Atlantic fishes. , available online at http://epe.lac-bac.gc.ca/100/205/301/ic/cdc/FishAtlas/default.htm [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 Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R.; van der Laan, R. (eds). (2017). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus molva Linnaeus, 1758) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus raptor Nilsson, 1832) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolva linnei Malm, 1877) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolva vulgaris Fleming, 1828) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLota mola Moreau, 1881) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

context source (Schelde) Breine, J.; Van Thuyne, G. (2014). Opvolging van het visbestand in de Zeeschelde: Viscampagnes 2013. Rapporten van het Instituut voor Natuur- en Bosonderzoek, INBO.R.2014.1413950. Instituut voor Natuur- en Bosonderzoek (INBO): Brussel. 52 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet Feeds on lobsters, cephalopods, starfishes and fish, such as cod, herring and flatfish  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Atlantic: Barents Sea and Iceland to Morocco; rare in the Northwestern Mediterranean, off southern Greenland, and Canada. [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Occasionally found in Canadian Atlantic waters. Found mainly at depths of 100- 400 m, on rocky bottoms. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Social- Highly Comercial, fishery and gamefish [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Spawning occurs from March to June; external fertilization; fecundity may reach 20- 60 million eggs per female  [details]
 

Host of
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscaris acanthocaudata Cobbold, 1858 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBomolochus confusus Stock, 1953 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus curtus O. F. Müller, 1785 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus elongatus von Nordmann, 1832 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapillaria gracilis (Bellingham, 1840) (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChondracanthus brotulae Capart, 1959 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCresseyus confusus (Stock, 1953) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistoma furcatum Bremser in Rudolphi, 1819 [via synonym] (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolobomolochus confusus (Stock, 1953) (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 editorSphaeromyxa hellandi Auerbach, 1909 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
LanguageName 
Breton Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormorlean  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlange  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorleng  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlingUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean lingUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcommon ling  [details]
Faroese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlonga  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlingue francheUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlingueUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorjulienneUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgrande lingue  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLeng  [details]
Icelandic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlanga  [details]
Irish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlonga  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormolva  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlange  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlange  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlange  [details]
Portuguese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorjuliana  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormaruca  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlånga  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhonos  [details]