WoRMS taxon details

Leptagonus decagonus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)

127191  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:127191)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution Baffin Island to the Laurentian Channel, Gulf of St. Lawrence and Grand Bank, south to Scotian Shelf; off Greenland,...  
Distribution Baffin Island to the Laurentian Channel, Gulf of St. Lawrence and Grand Bank, south to Scotian Shelf; off Greenland, Iceland, Faroes, Spitsbergen, and northern Norway [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Leptagonus decagonus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=127191 on 2018-10-23
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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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 Gulf of Maine Biogeographic Information System (GMBIS) Electronic Atlas. 2002. November, 2002.  [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 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 bottom invertebrates, located with the assistnace of the chin barbels [details]

Distribution Baffin Island to the Laurentian Channel, Gulf of St. Lawrence and Grand Bank, south to Scotian Shelf; off Greenland, Iceland, Faroes, Spitsbergen, and northern Norway [details]

Habitat benthic [details]

Habitat Inhabits deep, cold waters of northern seas. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Atlantic poacheralligator poacher  [details]
French agone atlantique  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål tiskjegg  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk tiskjegg  [details]
Welsh penbwl Môr Iwerydd  [details]