Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Chordata > Subphylum Vertebrata > Superclass Gnathostomata > Superclass Pisces > Class Actinopterygii > Order Perciformes > Family Centrolophidae > Genus Schedophilus

Schedophilus medusophagus (Cocco, 1839)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

SchedophilusCocco, 1829accepted genus name

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Bokmål (Norwegian): engelsk svartfisk sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Danish: engelsk sortfisk sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 English: brown ruff; Cornish blackfish sources: North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS);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
 English-United States: Cornish Blackfish sources: Charles Hussey
 Greek: Μεδουσοφάγος sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Norwegian Bokmål: engelsk svartfisk
 Norwegian Nynorsk: engelsk svartfisk
 Nynorsk (Norwegian): engelsk svartfisk sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Swedish: engelsk svartfisk sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Welsh: pysgodyn du Cernyw

Literature

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

Cocco, A. 1829. Sullo Schedophilus medusophagus. Giorn. Gabin. Litt. Messina v. 1: 30-32.

additional source

FishBase, version december 2007

additional source

FishBase, version may 2009

additional source

Fishbase

Genbank

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Taxonomy

Link To FishBase

External Links

Link To FishBase
Link To GBIF

Citation

Bailly, N. (2011). Schedophilus medusophagus (Cocco, 1839). In: Nicolas Bailly (2011). FishBase. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2012) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126833

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Occurrence

 Present  Absent  Doubtful  Native  Introduced  Naturalised  Invasive  Managed  No data

Environment


marine, not brackish, not fresh, not terrestrial

Importance

no data

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GUID

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Last modified

2008-01-15 by Nicolas Bailly

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