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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgentina silus (Ascanius, 1775) 
AphiaID: 126715

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 editorOsmeriformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgentinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgentina (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgentina Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo silus Ascanius, 1775
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 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorguldlaks  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorzilversmelt  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsilver smeltUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlarge argentineUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgreater argentineUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic argentineUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorargentine  [details]
French Trusted: edited by a thematic editorgrande argentineUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorargentine  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGlasauge  [details]
Icelandic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgulllax  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstavsildUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorberglax  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorvassild  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorvassild  [details]
Portuguese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbiqueirão branco  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpez de plataUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpejerrey  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorguldlax  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpysgodyn arian mawr  [details]
Direct child
taxa (1)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgentina silus junior Risberg, 1835 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgentina sphyraena Linnaeus, 1758
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
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 editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links 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 (16 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
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 (28 nucleotides; 26 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 planktonic invertebrates including euphausiids, amphipods, chaetognaths, squids and ctenophores, also small fishes [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Davis Strait to George's Bank  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Probably form schools close to the bottom. [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Social - Commercial, fishery [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Spawns from April to July  [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126715
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). Argentina silus (Ascanius, 1775). 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=126715 on 2014-09-22
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