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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerluccius capensis Castelnau, 1861 
AphiaID: 217746

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 editorGadiformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerlucciidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMerlucciinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerluccius (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerluccius capensis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerluccius Rafinesque, 1810
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerluccius capensis capensis Castelnau, 1861
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerluccius merluccius capensis Castelnau, 1861
Sources  basis of record Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. 2014. FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Afrikaans Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorvlakwater stokvisUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstokvis  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorZuid-Afrikaanse heek  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwhitingUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstockfishUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth African whitingUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorshallow-water Cape hakeUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorshallow water hakeUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhakeUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCape hake  [details]
Finnish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkapinkummeliturska  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormerlucheUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormerlu du CapUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormerlu côtier du CapUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormerlu blanc du cap  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKaphecht  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornasello del capo  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormorszczuk kapski  [details]
Portuguese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpescada do reinoUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpescada do CaboUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpescada do África do SulUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpescada branca do CaboUnreviewed: 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 editorpitillos Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpijotaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormerluza del CaboUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcariocaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcabezudo  [details]
Direct child
taxa (2)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerluccius capensis capensis Castelnau, 1861 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerluccius capensis Castelnau, 1861
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerluccius capensis paradoxus Franca, 1960 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerluccius paradoxus Franca, 1960
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality South Africa [details]
From other sources
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 47 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 51 [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyosporidium merluccius Baquero, Rubio, Moura, Pieniazek & Jordana, 2005 (parasite)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrosporidium merluccius E. Baquero, M. Rubio, I.N.S. Moura, N.J. Pieniazek & R. Jordana, 2005 (parasite)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChondracanthus merluccii (Holten, 1802) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeobrachiella insidiosa (Heller, 1865) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeobrachiella merluccii (Bassett-Smith, 1896) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrachiella supplicans Barnard, 1955 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChondracanthus stramineus Wilson C.B., 1923 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeobrachiella supplicans (Barnard, 1955) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParabrachiella australis Wilson C.B., 1923 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus elongatus Heegaard, 1943 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (51 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (25 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FAO Species fact sheets 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (158 nucleotides; 30 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217746
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2002-01-02 17:49:40Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Merluccius capensis Castelnau, 1861. 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=217746 on 2014-11-28
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