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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptagonus decagonus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) 
AphiaID: 127191

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 editorScorpaeniformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgonidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAgoninae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptagonus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptagonus Gill, 1862
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgonus decagonus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAspidophorus malarmoides Eudes-Deslongchamps, 1853
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAspidophorus spinosissimus Krøyer, 1845
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptagonus decagonus pacificus Schmidt, 1950
Sources  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]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic poacherUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoralligator poacher  [details]
French Trusted: edited by a thematic editoragone atlantique  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortiskjegg  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortiskjegg  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpenbwl Môr Iwerydd  [details]
Direct child
taxa (1)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptagonus decagonus pacificus Schmidt, 1950 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptagonus decagonus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
From other sources
Davis Strait
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDavis Strait [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorManicouagan [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSt. Lawrence Estuary [details]
Hudson Bay
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHudson Bay [details]
Hudson Strait
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHudson Strait [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]
(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 editorFAO fishing area 18 [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 21 [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo AnimalsAndEarth (David Shale) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (34 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (19 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (11 nucleotides; 11 proteins) 
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 bottom invertebrates, located with the assistnace of the chin barbels [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution 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]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Inhabits deep, cold waters of northern seas. [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:127191
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). Leptagonus decagonus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801). 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=127191 on 2014-08-29
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