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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMora moro (Risso, 1810) 
AphiaID: 126497

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 editorMoridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMora (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMora Risso, 1827
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsellus canariensis Valenciennes, 1838
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus moro Risso, 1810
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMora dannevigi Whitley, 1948
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMora mediterranea Risso, 1827
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMora mora (Risso, 1810) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMora pacifica Waite, 1914
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]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordiepzeekabeljauw  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcommon mora  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormoro commun  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTiefseedorsch  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormora  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΜόρα  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormora  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormora  [details]
Portuguese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormelga  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormollera moranella  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormoratorsk  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores [details]
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 editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (20 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (9 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (15 nucleotides; 7 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 editorDescription 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]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126497
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). Mora moro (Risso, 1810). 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=126497 on 2014-04-18
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