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Melanogrammus aeglefinus (Linnaeus, 1758)

126437  (

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution Strait of Belle Isle to New Jersey  
Distribution Strait of Belle Isle to New Jersey [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Melanogrammus aeglefinus (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: Kennedy, M.K., L. Van Guelpen, G. Pohle, L. Bajona (Eds.) (2018) Canadian Register of Marine Species at: on 2019-10-14
Kennedy, M.K., L. Van Guelpen, G. Pohle, L. Bajona (Eds.) (2019). Canadian Register of Marine Species. Melanogrammus aeglefinus (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed at: on 2019-10-14
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at [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., and S.N. Messieh. (1976). Common Canadian Atlantic fishes. <em>Huntsman Marine Laboratory. St. Andrews, N.B.</em> 106 p. [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 [details]   

additional source Dyntaxa. (2013). Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at [15-01-2013]., available online at [details]   

additional source Fricke, R., Eschmeyer, W. N. & Van der Laan, R. (eds). (2019). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version accessed dd mmm 2019., available online at [details]   

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2019). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (02/2019)., available online at [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

From other sources
Diet Feeds on bottom-living crustaceans, molluscs, echinoderms and fishes [details]

Distribution Strait of Belle Isle to New Jersey [details]

Habitat Found inshore to the edge of the continental shelf, to depths of 200 m, over rock, sand or gravel bottoms. [details]

Habitat benthic [details]

Importance Scientific- Highly commercial, gamefish [details]

Predators Cod, pollock and white hake [details]

Reproduction Spawning occurs from January to July in Canadian waters [details]

Breton codoganon  [details]
Danish kuller  [details]
Dutch schelvis  [details]
English haddock  [details]
Faroese hýsa  [details]
French églefineglefinanonaiglefin  [details]
German ShellfischSchellfisch  [details]
Icelandic ýsa  [details]
Irish cadóg  [details]
Lithuanian juodadėmė menkė  [details]
Norwegian hyse  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål hyse  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk hyse  [details]
Polish wątłusz srebrzystyplamiakłupacz  [details]
Russian пикшаpiksha  [details]
Slovenian vahnja  [details]
Spanish eglefino  [details]
Swedish kolja  [details]
Turkish mezgit  [details]
Ukrainian пікша  [details]
Welsh hadogcorbenfras  [details]
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