WoRMS taxon details

Anarhichas minor Olafsen, 1772

126759  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126759)

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution Western Greenland to Cape Ann, Massachusetts  
Distribution Western Greenland to Cape Ann, Massachusetts [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2021). FishBase. Anarhichas minor Olafsen, 1772. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=126759 on 2021-12-05
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2008-01-15 17:27:08Z

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context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [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, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>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,</i> 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Scott, W.B.; Scott, M.G. (1988). Atlantic fishes of Canada. <em>Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences.</em> 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 Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2021). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (02/2021)., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

From other sources
Diet Feeds on starfishes, tube worms, sea urchins, molluscs, seaweeds and sand eels [details]

Distribution Western Greenland to Cape Ann, Massachusetts [details]

Habitat Found at depths of 25- 600 m in deep waters over soft bottoms. [details]

Habitat benthic [details]

Importance Social- Gamefish, commercial, skin used as leather [details]

Reproduction Spawns from October to January, scatter eggs on bottom in clutches [details]
Dutch gevlekte zeewolf  [details]
English spotted wolffishspotted catfish  [details]
French loup tacheté  [details]
German gefleckter Seewolf  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål flekksteinbit  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk flekksteinbit  [details]
Swedish fläckig havskatt  [details]
Welsh morflaidd brith  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Anarhichas minor P00584 illustration)
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