WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus finnmarchicus (Koefoed, 1956)

990089

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:990089

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomic remark See Gadus chalcogrammus.
The assignment of...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomic remark See Gadus chalcogrammus.
The assignment of finnmarchicus to Gadus is a logical consequence of both the move of chalcogrammus to Gadus and the low genetic difference evidenced by comparative molecular studies of the 2 species.
It is not clear yet if the two species are synonyms (there are some morphological differences, but maybe not related to speciation), but even if they are, they are likely sister-species among the genus Gadus[details]
Bailly, N. (2017). Gadus finnmarchicus. 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=990089 on 2017-11-21

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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]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomic remark See Gadus chalcogrammus.
The assignment of finnmarchicus to Gadus is a logical consequence of both the move of chalcogrammus to Gadus and the low genetic difference evidenced by comparative molecular studies of the 2 species.
It is not clear yet if the two species are synonyms (there are some morphological differences, but maybe not related to speciation), but even if they are, they are likely sister-species among the genus Gadus[details]