WoRMS taxon details

Hippoglossus hippoglossus (Linnaeus, 1758)

127138  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:127138)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofPleuronectes hippoglossus Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Distribution Southwest Labrador and Greenland to Virginia  
Distribution Southwest Labrador and Greenland to Virginia [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Hippoglossus hippoglossus (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=127138 on 2018-12-11
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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original description  (ofPleuronectes hippoglossus Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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

context source (Schelde) Maris, T.; Beauchard, O.; Van Damme, S.; Van den Bergh, E.; Wijnhoven, S.; Meire, P. (2013). Referentiematrices en Ecotoopoppervlaktes Annex bij de Evaluatiemethodiek Schelde-estuarium Studie naar “Ecotoopoppervlaktes en intactness index”. <em>Monitor Taskforce Publication Series, 2013-01. NIOZ: Yerseke.</em> 35 pp. (look up in IMIS[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 Hendry, C.I. 2000. Gonadal sex differentiation and hormonal sex reversal of Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus, L.). M.Sc. thesis. University of New Brunswick. 83 p. [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 Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. <em>Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France.</em> 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [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 Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up
page(s): 269 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R.; van der Laan, R. (eds). (2018). 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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Diet Feeds on cephalopods, crustaceans, and fishes including cod, haddock, pogge, land eels, herring and capelin [details]

Distribution Southwest Labrador and Greenland to Virginia [details]

Habitat benthic [details]

Habitat Found at depths of 50- 2000 m. [details]

Importance Social- Commercial, experimental aquaculture, gamefish [details]

Predators Piked dogfish [details]

Reproduction Spawns from December until April, external fertilization, open water/ Substratum egg scatterers, eggs are pelagic [details]
 

LanguageName 
Breton fletan  [details]
Danish helleflynder  [details]
Dutch heilbotAtlantische heilbot  [details]
English halibutAtlantic halibut  [details]
French helbotflétan de l'Atlantiqueflétan atlantiqueflétan  [details]
German HeilbuttAtlantischer Heilbutt  [details]
Icelandic lüðaheilagfiskiflyðra  [details]
Lithuanian atlantinis paltusas  [details]
Norwegian kveite  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål kveite  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk kveite  [details]
Polish kulbakhalibut białyhalibut atlantyckihalibut  [details]
Russian атлантический белокорый палтусpaltus  [details]
Spanish pez mantequillahalibutfletán  [details]
Swedish hälleflundra  [details]
Ukrainian Палтус атлантичний  [details]
Welsh lleden Ffrengig  [details]