WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerluccius paradoxus Franca, 1960

217745  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217745)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Feeds on fishes, mysids, euphausiids and...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Feeds on fishes, mysids, euphausiids and squids. The young feed mainly on euphausiids, but the diet becomes polyphagous with growth. Cannibalism has been observed in larger individuals (Ref. 9583). [details]
Bailly, N. (2008). Merluccius paradoxus. 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=217745 on 2017-12-15

Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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

additional source Lloris, D.; Matallanas, J.; Oliver P. (2005). Hakes of the world (Family Merlucciidae). An annotated and illustrated catalogue of hake species known to date. FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes. No. 2. Rome, FAO. 57p. 12 colour plates. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerluccius merluccius paradoxus Franca, 1960) 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 editorMerluccius capensis paradoxus Franca, 1960) 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 editorDescription Feeds on fishes, mysids, euphausiids and squids. The young feed mainly on euphausiids, but the diet becomes polyphagous with growth. Cannibalism has been observed in larger individuals (Ref. 9583). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
 

LanguageName 
Afrikaans Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstokvisUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordiepwater stokvis  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkulmule  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordiepwaterheek  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhakeUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordeepwater hakeUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordeep-water Cape hake  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormerlu profondUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormerlu du large du Cap  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTiefenwasser-KapseechechtUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeehecht  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormorszczuk atlantycki  [details]
Portuguese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpescada do sudoeste africanoUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpescadaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormarmota  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormerluza de cantilUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormerluza de altura del Cabo  [details]