WoRMS taxon details

Cottunculus microps Collett, 1875

127235  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:127235)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Collett, R. (1875). Norges fiske, med bemaerkninger om deres Udbredelse. <em>Christiania.</em> 1-240, Pls. 1-2 + map., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/14389656
page(s): 20 [details]   
Distribution Western North Atlantic coast as far north as Smith Sound, through Baffin Bay; from the Gulf of St Lawrence off Nva Scotia,...  
Distribution Western North Atlantic coast as far north as Smith Sound, through Baffin Bay; from the Gulf of St Lawrence off Nva Scotia, southward to southwest Browns Bank [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2019). FishBase. Cottunculus microps Collett, 1875. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=127235 on 2019-12-15
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original description Collett, R. (1875). Norges fiske, med bemaerkninger om deres Udbredelse. <em>Christiania.</em> 1-240, Pls. 1-2 + map., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/14389656
page(s): 20 [details]   

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 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). (2019). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (02/2019)., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source Wheeler, A. (1992). A list of the common and scientific names of fishes of the British Isles. <i>J. Fish Biol. 41(Suppl. A)</i>: 1-37 (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 20 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Diet Feeds on various bottom-living invertebrates including polychaetes, amphipods, and other crustaceans. [details]

Distribution Western North Atlantic coast as far north as Smith Sound, through Baffin Bay; from the Gulf of St Lawrence off Nva Scotia, southward to southwest Browns Bank [details]

Habitat Benthic marine species taken at depths of 201- 896m. [details]

Habitat benthic [details]

Reproduction Spawns probably from June to July, ovarian eggs large and few (up to 220)  [details]
 

LanguageName 
English polar sculpin  [details]
French cotte polaire  [details]
Norwegian BokmÃ¥l paddeulke  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk paddeulke  [details]
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