WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophius americanus Valenciennes, 1837

159184

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159184

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Northern Gulf of St. Lawrence to northern Florida  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Northern Gulf of St. Lawrence to northern Florida [details]
Bailly, N. (2008). Lophius americanus Valenciennes, 1837. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2017). FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159184 on 2017-11-20

Date
action
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2005-05-27 07:39:43Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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basis of record Scott, W.B.; Scott, M.G. (1988). Atlantic fishes of Canada. Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. No. 219. 731 pp. [details]   

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet Feeds on fishes including herring, sand lance, alewives, smelt and cod [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Northern Gulf of St. Lawrence to northern Florida [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Found to depths of 100 m, inhabiting the continental shelf. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Social [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators Sandbar shark, tiger shark, blue shark and swordfish [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Spawns from June until September in the Canadian waters, open water/ Substratum egg scatterers [details]
 

Host of
LanguageName 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmerikaanse zeeduivel  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormonkfishUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgoosefishUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmerican angler  [details]
French Trusted: edited by a thematic editorbaudroie d'AmériqueUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbaudroie d’Amérique  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmerikanischer Seeteufel  [details]