WoRMS taxon details

Lycodes esmarkii Collett, 1875

127103  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:127103)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution Greenland, the Labrador shelf off of Newfoundland, on the Scotian Shelf southward to Georges Bank and possibly Virginia  
Distribution Greenland, the Labrador shelf off of Newfoundland, on the Scotian Shelf southward to Georges Bank and possibly Virginia [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Lycodes esmarkii Collett, 1875. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=127103 on 2018-02-18
Date
action
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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 Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source  (ofLycodes esmarki Collett, 1875) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofLycodes esmarki Collett, 1875) Scott, W.B.; Scott, M.G. (1988). Atlantic fishes of Canada. Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. No. 219. 731 pp. [details]   

basis of record  (ofLycodes vachonii Vladykov & Tremblay, 1936) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [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 
 

From other sources
Diet Feeds almost exclusively on ophiuroids  [details]

Distribution Greenland, the Labrador shelf off of Newfoundland, on the Scotian Shelf southward to Georges Bank and possibly Virginia [details]

Habitat Occurs at a temperature range of -0.4° to 5.0 °C. Optimal temperatures appear to range between 2.6° and 3.5°C. [details]

Habitat benthic [details]
 

LanguageName 
English greater eelpoutEsmark's eelpout  [details]
French lycode d'Esmarklycode d’Esmarkgrande lycode  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål ulvefisk  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk ulvefisk  [details]
Welsh gweflogyn Esmark  [details]