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

Coryphaenoides rupestris Gunnerus, 1765

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

Coryphaenoidesaccepted genus name
Lionurus synonym
Nematonurus synonym

Species group names

Coryphaenoides (Coryphaenoides) rupestris Gunnerus, 1765 synonym; alternate representation

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Bokmål (Norwegian): skolest sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Danish: skolæst sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 English: rock grenadier; roundhead rat-tail; roundnose grenadier sources: North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS);PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points;FAO. FAO Species Identification and Data Programme (SIDP). Aquatic Species Fact Sheets.
 English-United States: Roundhead Rat-tail sources: Charles Hussey
 French: grenadier de roche sources: Nozères C., Archambault D., Chouinard P.-M., Gauthier J., Miller R., Parent E., Schwab P., Savard L., and Dutil J.-D. 2010. Identification guide for marine fishes of the estuary and northern Gulf of St. Lawrence and sampling protocols used during trawl surveys between 2004 and 2008. Can. Tech. Rep. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 2866: xi + 243 p
 Norwegian Bokmål: skolest
 Norwegian Nynorsk: skolest
 Nynorsk (Norwegian): skolest sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Swedish: skoläst sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Welsh: cynffon llygoden

Literature

basis of record

Scott, W.B. and M.G. Scott. 1988. Atlantic fishes of Canada. Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences No. 219. 731 p.

basis of record

Welshman, D., S. Kohler, J. Black and L. Van Guelpen. 2003. An atlas of distributions of Canadian Atlantic fishes.

additional source

FishBase, version december 2007

additional source

FishBase, version may 2009

Genbank

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Taxonomy

Link To FishBase

External Links

Link To FishBase
Link To GBIF

Citation

Bailly, N. (2011). Coryphaenoides rupestris Gunnerus, 1765. 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:158960

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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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Last modified

2008-01-15 by Nicolas Bailly

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