Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Chordata > Subphylum Vertebrata > Superclass Gnathostomata > Superclass Pisces > Class Actinopterygii > Order Gadiformes > Family Gadidae > Genus Trisopterus

Trisopterus esmarkii (Nilsson, 1855)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

TrisopterusRafinesque, 1814accepted genus name

Species group names

Trisopterus esmarki (Nilsson, 1855) orthographic variant
Trisopterus esmarki (Nilsson, 1855) synonym

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Bokmål (Norwegian): øyepål sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 English: Norway pout sources: North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS)
 English-United States: Norway Pout sources: Charles Hussey
 German: Stintdorsch sources: Unterwasser-Welt Ostsee
 Norwegian: øyepål sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Norwegian Bokmål: øyepål
 Norwegian Nynorsk: augepål
 Nynorsk (Norwegian): augepål sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Swedish: vitlinglyra sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Welsh: swtan Norwy


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, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). 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, 50: pp. 357-374

additional source

Wheeler, A. (1992). A list of the common and scientific names of fishes of the British Isles. J. Fish Biol. 41(Suppl. A): 1-37

additional source

FishBase, version december 2007

additional source

FishBase, version may 2009

additional source

FishBase, version october 2012

additional source

Dyntaxa (2013) Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at www.dyntaxa.se [15-01-2013].

additional source

Nilsson, S. (1855). Skandinavisk fauna. Fjerde Delen: Fiskarna. Första Häftet. Lund. i-xxxiv + 1-768. [Published in parts; some parts possibly published earlier than 1855; date on jacket for 1-280 is 1852.]

additional source


additional source

Gulf of Maine Biogeographic Information System (GMBIS) Electronic Atlas. 2002. November, 2002.





External Links

Barcode of Life (8 barcodes)
Marine Life Information Network - UK
Biodiversity Heritage Library (8 publications)
GenBank (22 nucleotides; 17 proteins)


Bailly, N. (2014). Trisopterus esmarkii (Nilsson, 1855). In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126444




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marine, not brackish, not fresh, not terrestrial


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