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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo salar Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 127186

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 editorSalmoniformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmonidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSalmoninae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo Linnaeus, 1758
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo brevipes Smitt, 1882
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo caerulescens Schmidt, 1795
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo gloverii Girard, 1854
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo goedenii Bloch, 1784
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo gracilis Couch, 1865
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo hamatus Cuvier, 1829
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo hardinii Günther, 1866
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo nobilis Olafsen, 1772
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo nobilis Pallas, 1814
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo ocla Nilsson, 1832
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo renatus Lacepède, 1803
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo rilla Lacepède, 1803
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo salar biennis Berg, 1912
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo salar brevipes Smitt, 1882
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo salar brevipes natio relictus Berg, 1932 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo salar europaeus Payne, Child & Forrest, 1971
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo salar lacustris Hardin, 1862
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo salar nobilis Smitt, 1895
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo salar ouananiche McCarthy, 1894 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo salar saimensis Seppovaara, 1962
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo salar sebago Girard, 1853
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo salar tasmanicus Johnston, 1889
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo salmo Valenciennes, 1848
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo salmulus Walbaum, 1792
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo sebago Girard, 1853
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo strom Bonnaterre, 1788
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrutta relicta Malmgren, 1863
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrutta salar (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrutta salar relicta Malmgren, 1863
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100
page(s): 308 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Breton Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgwennigUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbradan  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorskællaksUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlaks  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorzalmUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJacobzalmUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantische zalm  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsilver salmonUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsea salmonUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsalmonUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorparrUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorN. Atlantic salmonUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkeltUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgrilseUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcommon Atlantic salmonUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblack salmonUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic salmon  [details]
Faroese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlaksur  [details]
Finnish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlohi  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortacon AtlantiqueUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsaumon d'AtlantiqueUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsaumon AtlantiqueUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsaumon  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSalmlingUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSalmUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLasUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLachsUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorechter LachsUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantischer SalmónUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantischer Lachs  [details]
Icelandic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlax  [details]
Irish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbradán  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsalmone kipperUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsalmone del RenoUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsalmone atlanticoUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsalmoneUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsalmo  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlašiša  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΣολομός του ΑτλαντικούUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΣολομός Ατλαντικού  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlaks  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlaks  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlaks  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorłosoś szlachetnyUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorŁosoś atlantycki Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorŁosoś Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlosós  [details]
Portuguese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsalmão  [details]
Romanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsomon de Atlantic  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorсемгаUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsëmgaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlosos'Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlosos  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantski losos  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsalmón del AtlánticoUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsalmón comúnUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsalmón  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlax  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantik alabalığıUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoralabalik atlantik  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorЛосось атлантичнийUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorЛосось  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoreog  [details]
Direct child
taxa (9)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo salar biennis Berg, 1912 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo salar Linnaeus, 1758
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo salar brevipes Smitt, 1882 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo salar Linnaeus, 1758
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo salar europaeus Payne, Child & Forrest, 1971 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo salar Linnaeus, 1758
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo salar lacustris Hardin, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo salar Linnaeus, 1758
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo salar nobilis Smitt, 1895 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo salar Linnaeus, 1758
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo salar ouananiche McCarthy, 1894 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo salar Linnaeus, 1758
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo salar saimensis Seppovaara, 1962 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo salar Linnaeus, 1758
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo salar sebago Girard, 1853 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo salar Linnaeus, 1758
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo salar tasmanicus Johnston, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo salar Linnaeus, 1758
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Coastal Waters of Southeast Alaska and British Columbia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCoastal Waters of Southeast Alaska and British Columbia (introduced: alien[details]
Gulf of Alaska
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAlaskan part of the Gulf of Alaska (introduced: alien[details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
North Pacific Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNorth Pacific (introduced: alien[details]
From other sources
Baltic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBaltic sea [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPolish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Columbia [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUngava Bay [details]
Coastal Waters of Southeast Alaska and British Columbia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCoastal Waters of Southeast Alaska and British Columbia [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
Netherlands
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIJsselmeer [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 editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Pacific [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOosterschelde [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSchelde estuary [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWesterschelde [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorZeeschelde [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Arctic part] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Pacific part] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 67 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Pacific [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus curtus O. F. Müller, 1785 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus salmonis (Krøyer, 1837) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmincola salmoneus (Linnaeus, 1758) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus labracis Krøyer, 1863 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus clemensi Parker & Margolis, 1964 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus flexispina Lewis A.G., 1964 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus teres Wilson C.B., 1905 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaemobaphes disphaerocephalus Grabda, 1976 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus cuneifer Kabata, 1974 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus salmonis Krøyer, 1837 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus stroemii (Baird, 1847) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmincola edwardsii (Olsson, 1869) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmincola corpulentus (Kellicott, 1882) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmincola extumescens (Gadd, 1901) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus rogercresseyi Boxshall & Bravo, 2000 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus productus Dana, 1852 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus elongatus Heegaard, 1943 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (186 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1395 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 FAO Cultured Aquatic species fact sheets 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FAO Species fact sheets 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (1309033 nucleotides; 17619 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
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 mollusks, crustaceans, insects, squids, shrimps, herring, alewives and smelts [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution northern Quebec to Connecticut [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat anadromous species; born in large, cool rivers, migrate to sea after 1-6 years, then return to natal rivers to spawn [details]

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

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIntroduction This species has been introduced or released in Dutch waters. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators Lamprey, harbour seals, birds and eels [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Return, possibly several times per lifetime, to natal river in the fall to spawn, female lays between 8000 and 26000 eggs [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:127186
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). Salmo salar Linnaeus, 1758. 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=127186 on 2014-08-23
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