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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemitripterus americanus (Gmelin, 1789) 
AphiaID: 159518

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) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCottoidei (Suborder) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHemitripteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemitripterus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemitripterus Cuvier, 1829
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCottus acadian Walbaum, 1792
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCottus hispidus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCottus tripterygius Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemitripterus acadianus Storer, 1855
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemitripterus americanus Cuvier, 1829
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaena americana Gmelin, 1789
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaena americana Lacepède, 1801
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaena flava Mitchill, 1815
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaena purpurea Mitchill, 1818
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaena rufa Mitchill, 1818
Sources  basis of record Scott, W.B. and M.G. Scott. 1988. Atlantic fishes of Canada. Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences No. 219. 731 p. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsea raven  [details]
French Trusted: edited by a thematic editorhémitriptère atlantique  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [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]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (28 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (125 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 ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet Feeds on crustaceans, mollusks, sea urchins, fishes and bottom invertebrates [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Labrador to Chesapeake Bay [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Found on rocky or hard bottoms to depths of 180 m. [details]

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

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators Bony fish [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Spawning occurs between late fall and early winter; average number of eggs per female is 15, 000 [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy Regarded as a junior synonym of Hemitripterus americanus (Gmelin, 1789) [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159518
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-30 09:27:08Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
2008-02-28 13:41:07Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Hemitripterus americanus (Gmelin, 1789). 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=159518 on 2014-07-12
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