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Pungitius pungitius (Linnaeus, 1758)

126507  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126507)

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(of Gasterosteus pungitius Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886
page(s): 296 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Distribution Atlantic drainages across Canada to New Jersey  
Distribution Atlantic drainages across Canada to New Jersey [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2024). FishBase. Pungitius pungitius (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=126507 on 2024-02-27
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original description  (of Gasterosteus pungitius Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886
page(s): 296 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (of Gasterosteus dekayi Agassiz, 1850) Agassiz, L. (1850). Lake Superior: its physical character, vegetation, and animals, compared with those of other and similar regions. By Louis Agassiz. With a narrative of the tour, by J. Elliot Cabot. And contributions by other scientific gentlemen. <em>Gould, Kendall and Lincoln, Boston.</em> i-x + 9-428, frontispiece + Pls. 1-16. [details]   

original description  (of Gasterosteus nebulosus Agassiz, 1850) Agassiz, L. (1850). Lake Superior: its physical character, vegetation, and animals, compared with those of other and similar regions. By Louis Agassiz. With a narrative of the tour, by J. Elliot Cabot. And contributions by other scientific gentlemen. <em>Gould, Kendall and Lincoln, Boston.</em> i-x + 9-428, frontispiece + Pls. 1-16. [details]   

original description  (of Gasterosteus occidentalis Cuvier, 1829) Cuvier, G.; Valenciennes, A. (1829). Histoire naturelle des poissons. Tome quatrième. Livre quatrième. <em>Des acanthoptérygiens à joue cuirassée.</em> 4: i-xxvi + 2 pp. + 1-518, Pls. 72-99, 97 bis.
page(s): 509 [details]   

context source (Schelde) Maris, T.; Beauchard, O.; Van Damme, S.; Van den Bergh, E.; Wijnhoven, S.; Meire, P. (2013). Referentiematrices en Ecotoopoppervlaktes Annex bij de Evaluatiemethodiek Schelde-estuarium Studie naar “Ecotoopoppervlaktes en intactness index”. <em>Monitor Taskforce Publication Series, 2013-01. NIOZ: Yerseke.</em> 35 pp. (look up in IMIS[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.; Scott, M.G. (1988). Atlantic fishes of Canada. <em>Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences.</em> No. 219. 731 pp. [details]   

additional source Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. <em>Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France.</em> 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [details]   

additional source Fricke, R., Eschmeyer, W. N. & Van der Laan, R. (eds). (2022). ECoF. Eschmeyer's Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. <em>California Academy of Sciences. San Francisco.</em> Electronic version accessed dd mmm 2022., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2023). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (02/2023)., available online at https://www.fishbase.org [details]   

ecology source Looby, A.; Erbe, C.; Bravo, S.; Cox, K.; Davies, H. L.; Di Iorio, L.; Jézéquel, Y.; Juanes, F.; Martin, C. W.; Mooney, T. A.; Radford, C.; Reynolds, L. K.; Rice, A. N.; Riera, A.; Rountree, R.; Spriel, B.; Stanley, J.; Vela, S.; Parsons, M. J. G. (2023). Global inventory of species categorized by known underwater sonifery. <em>Scientific Data.</em> 10(1). (look up in IMIS), available online at https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-023-02745-4 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Present in aphia/obis/gbif/idigbio   Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
   

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Diet Feeds on small invertebrates, aquatic insects and their own eggs and larvae [details]

Distribution Atlantic drainages across Canada to New Jersey [details]

Habitat nektonic [details]

Habitat Found in both fresh and salt waters, in shallow, vegetated areas. [details]

Importance Social & Scientific- Subsistence fishery, dog food, oil source, laboratory animal for reproductive behavior studies [details]

Predators Kingfishers, mergansers, walleye, European eel [details]

Reproduction Move into freshwater to spawn in spring, male builds a nest of weeds on a mud bottom [details]
LanguageName 
Danish nipigget hundestejle  [details]
Dutch tiendoornige stekelbaars  [details]
English ten-spined sticklebacknine-spined sticklebackninespine stickleback  [details]
French epinochetteépinoche à neuf épines  [details]
German ZwergstichlingStechelstangeneunstachliger Stichlingneunstacheliger Stichlingkleiner Stichling  [details]
Japanese イバラトミヨ/キタノトミヨ  [details]
Lithuanian devynspyglė dyglė  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål nipigget stingsild  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk nipigga stingsild  [details]
Polish cierniczek  [details]
Russian колюшка девятииглаяДевятииглая колюшка  [details]
Swedish småspigg  [details]
Turkish uzun dikence balığı  [details]
Ukrainian Колючка дев'ятиголковаДев'ятиголкова колючка  [details]
Welsh crothell naw pigyn  [details]