Melanogrammus aeglefinus 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Gadiformes Gadidae

Scientific Name: Melanogrammus aeglefinus
Species Authority: (Linnaeus, 1758)
Regional Assessments:
Common Name(s):
English Haddock
French Calever, Âne, Anon, Bourricot, Aiglefin, Eglefin, Églefin, Habillot, Saint-pierre
Spanish Eglefino

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable A1d+2d ver 2.3
Year Published: 1996
Date Assessed: 1996-08-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Sobel, J.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: 2 stocks in W Atlantic - George's Bank and Gulf of Maine. other stocks in E&N. Atlantic
Countries occurrence:
Belgium; Canada; Denmark; Faroe Islands; France; Greenland; Iceland; Ireland; Latvia; Lithuania; Netherlands; Norway; Poland; Russian Federation; Spain; Svalbard and Jan Mayen; Sweden; United Kingdom; United States
FAO Marine Fishing Areas:
Atlantic – northeast; Atlantic – northwest
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Citation: Sobel, J. 1996. Melanogrammus aeglefinus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1996: e.T13045A3406968. . Downloaded on 26 November 2015.
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