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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCottus cognatus Richardson, 1836 
AphiaID: 159512

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 editorCottidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCottus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCottus Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCottus boleoides Girard, 1850
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCottus chamberlaini Evermann & Goldsborough, 1907
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCottus formosus Girard, 1851
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCottus franklini Agassiz, 1850
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCottus gracilis Heckel, 1837
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCottus kaganowskii Berg, 1932
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCottus philonips Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1892
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUranidea boleoides (Girard, 1850)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUranidea formosa (Girard, 1851)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUranidea franklini (Agassiz, 1850)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUranidea gracilis (Heckel, 1837)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUranidea hoyi Putnam, 1876
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUranidea quiescens DeKay, 1842
Sources  basis of record Fishbase, available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorslimy sculpin  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorchabot visqueux  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
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]
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 editorNorth West Atlantic [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 [Pacific part] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 67 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Pacific [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus nerkae Roberts, 1963 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (62 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (114 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (71 nucleotides; 52 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet Feeds mostly on aquatic insect larvae and nymphs but also on crustaceans, small fishes, and plant materials  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America: throughout most of mainland Canada and Alaska; Atlantic Slope drainages south to Potomac River in Virginia, USA; St. Lawrence-Great Lakes basin; upper Mississippi River basin in Wisconsin, Minnesota and Iowa, USA; upper Columbia River drainage in Canada and USA; also in Siberia, Russia [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Inhabits rocky riffles of cold streams, rocky areas of lakes (commonly at 90-106 m depth), springs and their effluents. [details]

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

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction presumably moving to and from fresh water, at least for spawning  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159512
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-30 09:27:08Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Cottus cognatus. 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=159512 on 2014-07-28
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