WoRMS taxon details

Liparis inquilinus Able, 1973

159528  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159528)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Able, K. W. (1973). A new cyclopterid fish, Liparis inquilinus, associated with the sea scallop, Placopecten magellanicus, in the western North Atlantic, with notes on the Liparis liparis complex. <em>Copeia 1973.</em> (4): 787-794. [details]   
Distribution Northwest Atlantic: Gulf of St. Lawrence, Scotian Shelf, Gulf of Maine, Georges Bank to Cape Hatteras  
Distribution Northwest Atlantic: Gulf of St. Lawrence, Scotian Shelf, Gulf of Maine, Georges Bank to Cape Hatteras [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2022). FishBase. Liparis inquilinus Able, 1973. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159528 on 2022-06-27
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2005-05-30 09:27:08Z
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2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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original description Able, K. W. (1973). A new cyclopterid fish, Liparis inquilinus, associated with the sea scallop, Placopecten magellanicus, in the western North Atlantic, with notes on the Liparis liparis complex. <em>Copeia 1973.</em> (4): 787-794. [details]   

basis of record 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 Welshman, D.; Kohler, S; Black, J.; and L. Van Guelpen. (2003). An atlas of distributions of Canadian Atlantic fishes. , available online at http://epe.lac-bac.gc.ca/100/205/301/ic/cdc/FishAtlas/default.htm [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 
    Definitions

From other sources
Diet Feeds on small crustaceans, espcially amphipods  [details]

Distribution Northwest Atlantic: Gulf of St. Lawrence, Scotian Shelf, Gulf of Maine, Georges Bank to Cape Hatteras [details]

Habitat benthic species; found at depths of 5-119 m, within sea scallops in daytime  [details]

Habitat benthic [details]

Reproduction Spawning probably occurs during March and April  [details]
LanguageName 
English scallop snailfishinquiline snailfish  [details]
French limace des p├ętoncles  [details]