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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnarhichas minor Olafsen, 1772 
AphiaID: 126759

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 editorPerciformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnarhichadidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnarhichas (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnarhichas Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnarhicas karrak Bonnaterre, 1788 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnarhichas karrak Bonnaterre, 1788
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnarhichas leopardus Agassiz, 1831
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnarhichas maculatus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnarhichas scansor Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnarhichas steenstrupii Gill, 1861
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnarrhichas leopardus Agassiz, 1831
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnarrhichas pantherinus Zuiew, 1784
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnarrhichas steenstrupii Gill, 1861 (misspelling)
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 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorspotted wolffishUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorspotted catfish  [details]
French Trusted: edited by a thematic editorloup tacheté  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorflekksteinbit  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorflekksteinbit  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfläckig havskatt  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormorflaidd brith  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
From other sources
Davis Strait
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDavis Strait [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
Hudson Strait
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHudson Strait [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 editorFAO fishing area 18 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 21 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClavellodes rugosus (Krøyer, 1837) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (9 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (37 publications) 
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 (44 nucleotides; 53 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 starfishes, tube worms, sea urchins, molluscs, seaweeds and sand eels [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Greenland to Cape Ann, Massachusetts [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Found at depths of 25- 600 m in deep waters over soft bottoms. [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Social- Gamefish, commercial, skin used as leather [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Spawns from October to January, scatter eggs on bottom in clutches [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126759
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). Anarhichas minor Olafsen, 1772. 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=126759 on 2014-08-30
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