WoRMS taxon details

Brosme brosme (Ascanius, 1772)

126447  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126447)

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution Newfoundland to New Jersey  
Distribution Newfoundland to New Jersey [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2022). FishBase. Brosme brosme (Ascanius, 1772). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=126447 on 2022-08-10
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z

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context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

context source (Bermuda) Smith-Vaniz, W. F.; Collette, B. B.; Luckhurst, B. E (1999). Fishes of Bermuda: History, zoogeography, annotated checklist, and identification keys (American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists - Special Publication No.4) . ASIH, 424 pp. [details]   

basis of record van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i> 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Scott, W.B., and S.N. Messieh. (1976). Common Canadian Atlantic fishes. <em>Huntsman Marine Laboratory. St. Andrews, N.B.</em> 106 p. [details]   

additional source Ascanius, P. (1767-1805). Icones rerum naturalium, ou figures enluminées d'histoire naturelle du Nord. <em>Copenhagen.</em> 5 parts, 36 pp., 50 pls. Pt. 1 (1867), 22 pp., Pls. 1-10; 2 (1772), 8 pp., Pls. 11-20; 3 (1775), 6 pp., Pls. 21-30; 4 (1777), 6 pp., Pls. 31-40; 5 (1805), 8 pp., Pls. 41-50.
page(s): 7 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Wheeler, A. (1992). A list of the common and scientific names of fishes of the British Isles. <i>J. Fish Biol. 41(Suppl. A)</i>: 1-37 (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 7 [details]   

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2021). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (08/2021)., available online at https://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

From other sources
Diet Feeds on crustaceans, shellfishes, starfishes [details]

Distribution Newfoundland to New Jersey [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Habitat Found to depths of 20- 1000 m over rough, rocky or gravel bottoms. [details]

Habitat benthic [details]

Importance Scientific- Highly commercial, gamefish [details]

Predators Seals, thorny skate [details]

Reproduction Spawns in shallow waters [details]
Danish brosme  [details]
Dutch lom  [details]
English tusktorskcusk  [details]
French loquettebrosme  [details]
German LumpLumbLimb  [details]
Icelandic keila  [details]
Norwegian lubbbrosme  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål brosme  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk brosme  [details]
Spanish brosmio  [details]
Swedish lubbbrosme  [details]
Welsh torsg  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Brosmius brosme P02360 illustration)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Brosmius brosme P02361 illustration)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
[hosted externally; from synonym]