WoRMS taxon details

Mallotus villosus (Müller, 1776)

126735  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126735)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution Hudson Bay to Gulf of Maine  
Distribution Hudson Bay to Gulf of Maine [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Mallotus villosus (Müller, 1776). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=126735 on 2018-06-21
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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original description  (ofSalmo groenlandicus Bloch, 1794) Bloch, M. E. (1794). Naturgeschichte der ausländischen Fische. Berlin. v. 8. i-iv + 1-174, Pls. 361-396. [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 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). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea villosa Müller, 1776) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofMallotus catervarius (Pennant, 1784)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofSalmo catervarius Pennant, 1784) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofSalmo socialis Pallas, 1814) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofMallotus villosus catervarius (Pennant, 1784)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofMallotus villosus socialis (Pallas, 1814)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofSalmo groenlandicus Bloch, 1794) 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]   

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

From other sources
Diet Feeds on crustaceans, copepods, euphausians, amphipods and small fishes [details]

Distribution Hudson Bay to Gulf of Maine [details]

Habitat nektonic [details]

Habitat Found in cold, deep waters, an oceanic species which moves instream to spawn. [details]

Importance Scientific- Fishmeal, highly commercial [details]

Predators Redfishes, Atlantic cod, haddock, Atlantic herring, flounders, dogfish, sculpins and eelpout [details]

Reproduction Spawning begins in June at 3 years of age [details]
 

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Dutch lodde  [details]
English capelin  [details]
Faroese loðna  [details]
French capelan  [details]
German Lodde  [details]
Icelandic loona  [details]
Japanese カラフトシシャモ  [details]
Kalaallisut angmagssaq  [details]
Norwegian lodde  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål lodde  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk lodde  [details]
Swedish lodda  [details]
Welsh caplan  [details]