WoRMS taxon details

Gasterosteus aculeatus Linnaeus, 1758

126505  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126505)

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): 295 [details]   
Distribution Hudson Bay to Chesapeake Bay  
Distribution Hudson Bay to Chesapeake Bay [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Gasterosteus aculeatus Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=126505 on 2018-04-23
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed
2013-01-08 14:50:09Z
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2013-05-30 06:24:41Z
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2017-07-20 07:00:16Z
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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): 295 [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 Scott, W.B.; Scott, M.G. (1988). Atlantic fishes of Canada. Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. No. 219. 731 pp. [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 Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.). (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 295 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofGastrosteus aculeatus (Linnaeus, 1758)) 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]   

basis of record  (ofGastrosteus aculeatus (Linnaeus, 1758)) Giltay, L. (1930). Poissons recueillis au Groenland Oriental, en 1927 et en 1928, par M. Dumbrava [Fish caught in eastern Greenland, in 1927 and in 1928, by M. Dumbrava]. Bull. Mus. royal d'Hist. Nat. Belg./Med. Kon. Natuurhist. Mus. Belg. 6(22): 1-7 (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofGasterosteus semiarmatus Cuvier, 1829) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Authority (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]

Diet Feeds on copepods, euphausiids, isopods, small fishes and fish eggs [details]

Distribution Hudson Bay to Chesapeake Bay [details]

Habitat nektonic [details]

Habitat Benthopelagic species found to depths of 27 m, inhabits vegetated areas over sand and mud bottoms. [details]

Importance Scientific- Laboratory animal for studies on growth and variability [details]

Predators Mergansers, charr, eels, sculpins and salmon [details]

Reproduction Moves into freshwater to spawn between April and September, a nest of twigs is constructed on bottom [details]
 

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Danish trepigget hundestejle  [details]
Dutch driedoornige stekelbaars  [details]
English three-spined sticklebackthreespine stickletbackthreespine stickleback  [details]
French epinoche à trois pointesépinoche à trois épines  [details]
German dreistachliger Stichling  [details]
Japanese イトヨ  [details]
Lithuanian trispyglė dyglė  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål trepigget stingsild  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk trepigga stingsild  [details]
Polish ciernik  [details]
Russian трёхиглая колюшкаКолюшка трехиглая обыкновенная  [details]
Slovenian zet  [details]
Spanish espinocho  [details]
Swedish storspigg  [details]
Turkish dikence balığıdikence baligi  [details]
Ukrainian Триголкова колючка звичайна Колючка триголкова звичайна  [details]
Welsh crothell dri phigyn  [details]