WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoarces americanus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)

159267  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159267)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Battle Harbour, Labrador, the Gulf of St...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Battle Harbour, Labrador, the Gulf of St Lawrence, off Newfoundland and along the coasts of the Maritime provinces, common off Nova Scotia and the offshore banks to New Jersey; also common in the Bay of Fundy, including Passamaquoddy Bay and Minas Basin; southward to Delaware, possibly straying to off North Carolina [details]
Bailly, N. (2008). Zoarces americanus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801). In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2017). FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159267 on 2017-12-13

Date
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2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
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2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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basis of record Collette, B.B., and G. Klein-MacPhee (eds.). 2002. Bigelow and Schroeder's Fishes of the Gulf of Maine, 3rd edition. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington and London. 748 p. [details]   

additional source 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]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlennius americanus Bloch & Schneider, 1801) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlennius anguillaris Peck, 1804) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlennius ciliatus Mitchill, 1814) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlennius gronovii (Valenciennes, 1836)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlennius labrosus Mitchill, 1815) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoarces gronovii Valenciennes, 1836) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrozoarces americanus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlennius viviparus unicolor Walbaum, 1792) 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 a wide variety of fishes and invertebrates [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Battle Harbour, Labrador, the Gulf of St Lawrence, off Newfoundland and along the coasts of the Maritime provinces, common off Nova Scotia and the offshore banks to New Jersey; also common in the Bay of Fundy, including Passamaquoddy Bay and Minas Basin; southward to Delaware, possibly straying to off North Carolina [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Occupies a variety of depths from the intertidal zone to over 183m. [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators Sandbar shark, Atlantic cod, shortfin mako, sea bass [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Internal fertilization; spawns in nests in crevices and holes under boulders in late August in Newfoundland waters; eggs are guarded by parents; off southern New England in late September and October [details]
 

Host of
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus elongatus von Nordmann, 1832 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClavellodes rugosus (Krøyer, 1837) [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHysterothylacium macrozoarcium (Nigrelli, 1946) [via synonym] (parasite)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleistophora macrozoarcidis Nigrelli, 1946 [via synonym] (parasite)
LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorocean pout  [details]
French Trusted: edited by a thematic editorloquette d'AmériqueUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorloquette d’Amérique  [details]