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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyoxocephalus aenaeus (Mitchill, 1814) 
AphiaID: 159519

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 editorMyoxocephalus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyoxocephalus Tilesius (ex Steller), 1811
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCottus aenaeus Mitchill, 1814
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyoxocephalus aenaeas (Mitchill, 1814) (misspelling)
Sources  basis of record Scott, W.B., and S.N. Messieh. 1976. Common Canadian Atlantic fishes. Huntsman Marine Laboratory. St. Andrews, N.B. 106 p. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Trusted: edited by a thematic editorlittle sculpinUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgrubby  [details]
French Trusted: edited by a thematic editorchaboisseau nainTrusted: edited by a thematic editorchaboisseau bronzĂ©  [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]
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]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (8 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (19 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 (9 nucleotides; 15 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 on shrimps, crabs, copepods, snails, sea squirts, sea urchins and fishes [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Strait of Belle Isle and Gulf of St. Lawrence to New Jersey [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Found in estuaries to depths of 130 m, over sand, mud or gravel bottoms. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators Atlantic cod [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159519
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). Myoxocephalus aenaeus (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=159519 on 2014-07-25
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