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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalvelinus fontinalis (Mitchill, 1814) 
AphiaID: 154241

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 editorSalvelinus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalvelinus Richardson, 1836
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBaione fontinalis (Mitchill, 1814)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo canadensis Griffith & Smith, 1834
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo fontinalis Mitchill, 1814
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo hudsonicus Suckley, 1861
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalvelinus fontinalis timagamiensis Henn & Rinckenbach, 1925
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalvelinus timagamiensis Henn & Rinckenbach, 1925
Sources  original description Mitchill, S.L. (1814). Report, in part, of Samuel L. Mitchill, M. D., ... on the fishes of New-York. New York. Pp 1-28. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortrofta e përrenjveUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortrofta e artë e përrenjveUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortrofta e artë  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKildeørred  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorriddervisUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbronforel  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbrook troutUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbrook charr  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsaumon de fontaineUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoromble de fontaine  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBachsaibling  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsalmerino di fontane  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbekkerøye  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbekkerøye  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortrucha de arroyoUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsalvelino  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbäckröding  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortorgoch afon  [details]
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taxa (1)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalvelinus fontinalis timagamiensis Henn & Rinckenbach, 1925 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalvelinus fontinalis (Mitchill, 1814)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Australia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAustralia (introduced: alien[details]
Belgium
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBelgium (introduced: alien[details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
Norway
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNorway (introduced: alien[details]
Sweden
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSweden (introduced: alien[details]
From other sources
Baltic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBaltic sea (introduced: alien[details]
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Columbia [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Territories [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]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [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 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]
North Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Pacific [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]
Host of  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 editorArgulus alosae Gould, 1841 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus caeruleus Wilson C.B., 1911 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus luciopercarum Henderson, 1926 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmincola exsanguinata Sandeman & Pippy, 1967 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmincola salvelini Richardson, 1938 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgulus coregoni Thorell, 1865 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus auritus Markevich, 1940 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernaea cyprinacea Linnaeus, 1758 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernaeopoda fontinalis Smith S.I., 1874 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmincola edwardsii (Olsson, 1869) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernaeopoda edwardsii Olsson, 1869 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmincola carpionis (Krøyer, 1837) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus elongatus Heegaard, 1943 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDelivering Alien Invasive Species Inventories for Europe (DAISIE) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (41 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (579 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 (10394 nucleotides; 143 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Sweden (Nation) : Consumes native species (predator or herbivore) [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Norway (Nation) : Outcompetes native species for resources and/or space [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Norway (Nation) : Fisheries: deliberate translocations of fish or shellfish to establish or support fishery [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Sweden (Nation) : Fisheries: deliberate translocations of fish or shellfish to establish or support fishery [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet Feeds on worms, leeches, crustaceans, insects, molluscs, fishes and amphibians  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Newfoundland to western side of Hudson Bay; south in Atlantic, Great Lakes, and Mississippi River basins to Minnesota and northern Georgia  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat anadromous; found in cool, clear streams and lakes, most venture out to the sea for 2-3 months of the year  [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Scientific- Extensively used as an experimental animal , gamefish [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 Eels, white perch, yellow perch, mergansers  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction External fertilization.Migration downstream in spring to spawn, eggs are deposited into a nest to incubate over winter  [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:154241
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-04-18 08:19:08Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Salvelinus fontinalis (Mitchill, 1814). 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=154241 on 2014-09-18
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