WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOsmerus mordax (Mitchill, 1814)

126737  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126737)

alternate representation
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Labrador to Pennsylvania  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Labrador to Pennsylvania [details]
Bailly, N. (2013). Osmerus mordax (Mitchill, 1814). In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=126737 on 2018-01-21

Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed
2013-01-08 14:50:09Z
changed
2013-05-30 06:55:16Z
changed

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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 Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet Feeds on copepods, eggs, crustaceans, fishes, squids, worms and insects [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Labrador to Pennsylvania [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat anadromous species; ascend streams in spring to spawn, landlocked species also exist [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators Mergansers, cormorants, gulls, Atlantic cod, Atlantic salmon, also eat their own kind [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Return to natal rivers to spawn, female produces between 7000 and 60,000 eggs; may repeat spawn [details]
 

Host of
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus auritus Markevich, 1940 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus centrarchidarum Wright R., 1882 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus funduli Krøyer, 1863 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus labracis Krøyer, 1863 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus manicatus Wilson C.B., 1911 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProteocephalus tetrastomus (Rudolphi, 1810) (parasite)
LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrainbow smelt  [details]
French Trusted: edited by a thematic editoréperlan arc-en-ciel  [details]