WoRMS taxon details

Mora moro (Risso, 1810)

126497  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126497)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Recorded from the upper continental slope (Ref. 9563). Occasionally found at 50 m. Feeds on fishes, crustaceans, molluscs...  
Description Recorded from the upper continental slope (Ref. 9563). Occasionally found at 50 m. Feeds on fishes, crustaceans, molluscs and other invertebrates as well as food of terrestial origin, including garbage. Probably a winter and early spring spawner (Ref . 4774). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Mora moro (Risso, 1810). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=126497 on 2018-12-18
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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context source (MSBIAS) MEDIN. (2011). UK checklist of marine species derived from the applications Marine Recorder and UNICORN. version 1.0. [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [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, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>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,</i> 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source King, C.M.; Roberts, C.D.; Bell, B.D.; Fordyce, R.E.; Nicoll, R.S.; Worthy, T.H.; Paulin, C.D.; Hitchmough, R.A.; Keyes, I.W.; Baker, A.N.; Stewart, A.L.; Hiller, N.; McDowall, R.M.; Holdaway, R.N.; McPhee, R.P.; Schwarzhans, W.W.; Tennyson, A.J.D.; Rust, S.; Macadie, I. (2009). Phylum Chordata: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 431-554. [details]   

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Recorded from the upper continental slope (Ref. 9563). Occasionally found at 50 m. Feeds on fishes, crustaceans, molluscs and other invertebrates as well as food of terrestial origin, including garbage. Probably a winter and early spring spawner (Ref . 4774). [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
 

LanguageName 
Dutch diepzeekabeljauw  [details]
English common mora  [details]
French moro commun  [details]
German Tiefseedorsch  [details]
Italian mora  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Μόρα  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål mora  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk mora  [details]
Portuguese melga  [details]
Spanish mollera moranella  [details]
Swedish moratorsk  [details]