Family Lotidae - Hakes and burbots
  Order
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  Class
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Actinopterygii
No. in FishBase
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Genera : 6 | Species : 22 Eschmeyer's Catalog of Fishes
  Environment
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Fresh : Yes | Brackish : Yes | Marine : Yes
  Division
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Marine
  Aquarium
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none
  First Fossil Record
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  Remark
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Marine: Arctic, Atlantic and Pacific. One to three dorsal fins and one anal fin. Chin barbel always present. Caudal fin rounded. Egg with oil globule. Lota lota is the only freshwater member of the family, occurring in the northern parts of Eurasia and North America (Holarctic).
  Etymology
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French, la lote = the cod fish
  Reproductive guild
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nonguarders
  Typical activity level
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normal
  Main Ref
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  Coordinator
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  Deep Fin Classification
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Osteichthyes | Actinopterygii | Actinopteri | Neopterygii | Teleostei | Osteoglossocephalai | Clupeocephala | Euteleosteomorpha | Neoteleostei | Eurypterygia | Ctenosquamata | Acanthomorphata | Paracanthomorphacea | Zeiogadaria | Gadiformes | Gadoidei | Lotidae

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Species/Synonymy list for the family Lotidae as currently in FishBase

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In the column CofF, the digit indicates the status of synchronization with CofF: 0: Not checked; 1: Same status;   2: Different status;   3: Other combination;   4: Synonym in CofF;   5: Species/Subspecies issue;   6: Synonym of another species in CofF;   7: Not in CofF;   8: Should not be in CofF. The CofF version currently used is the one published on 19-05-2014 (Ref. 95876).

The list ordered as follows:

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Scientifc name Status Senior/Junior synonym Combination CofF
Lota lota (Linnaeus, 1758)
acceptedseniornew
Gadus lota Linnaeus, 1758
synonymseniororiginal1
Enchelyopus lota (Linnaeus, 1758)
synonymseniornew
Lota lota lota (Linnaeus, 1758)
synonymseniornew
Molva lota (Linnaeus, 1758)
synonymseniornew
Gadus lacustris Walbaum, 1792
synonymjuniororiginal1
Lota lota lacustris (Walbaum, 1792)
synonymjuniornew
Gadus maculosus Lesueur, 1817
synonymjuniororiginal1
Lota lota maculosa (Lesueur, 1817)
synonymjuniornew
Lota maculosa (Lesueur, 1817)
synonymjuniornew
Molva maculosa (Lesueur, 1817)
synonymjuniornew
! Gadus maculosa Lesueur, 1817
synonymjuniororiginal
Gadus compressus Lesueur, 1817
synonymjuniororiginal1
Lota compressa (Lesueur, 1817)
synonymjuniornew
Lota vulgaris Fitzinger, 1832
synonymjuniororiginal1
Lota fluviatilis Perty, 1832
synonymjuniororiginal1
Lota marmorata Koch, 1840
synonymjuniororiginal1
Lota inornata DeKay, 1842
synonymjuniororiginal1
Lota brosmiana Storer, 1842
synonymjuniororiginal1
! Lota brosmina Storer, 1842
synonymjuniororiginal
Lota communis Rapp, 1854
synonymjuniororiginal1
Lota linnei Malm, 1877
synonymjuniororiginal1
synonymjuniororiginal1
Lota lota kamensis Markun, 1936
synonymjuniororiginal1
Lota lota leptura Hubbs & Schultz, 1941
synonymjuniororiginal1
Lota lota onegensis Mel'yantsev, 1948
synonymotheroriginal1
Lota lota asiatica Kirillov, 1972
synonymjuniororiginal1
Enchelyopus cimbrius (Linnaeus, 1766)
acceptedseniornew
Gadus cimbrius Linnaeus, 1766
synonymseniororiginal1
Gaidropsarus cimbrius (Linnaeus, 1766)
synonymseniornew
Motella cimbrica (Linnaeus, 1766)
synonymjuniornew
Onos cimbrius (Linnaeus, 1766)
synonymseniornew
Rhinonemus cimbrius (Linnaeus, 1766)
synonymseniornew
Motella pacifica Temminck & Schlegel, 1846
synonymjuniororiginal2
Gaidropsarus pacificus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)
synonymjuniornew
Motella caudacuta Storer, 1858
synonymjuniororiginal2
Rhinonemus caudacuta (Storer, 1858)
synonymjuniornew
Couchia edwardii Couch, 1866
synonymjuniororiginal1
acceptedseniornew
Gadus mediterraneus Linnaeus, 1758
synonymseniororiginal1
Enchelyopus mediterraneus (Linnaeus, 1758)
synonymseniornew
Motella mediterranea (Linnaeus, 1758)
synonymseniornew
Onos mediterraneus (Linnaeus, 1758)
synonymseniornew
! Gaidropsaurus mediterraneus (Linnaeus, 1758)
synonymseniornew
Gadus tricirratus Brünnich, 1768
synonymjuniororiginal1
! Onos tricirrata (Brünnich, 1768)
synonymjuniornew
Gaidropsarus mustellaris Rafinesque, 1810
synonymjuniororiginal1
Gadus fuscus Risso, 1810
synonymjuniororiginal1
Motella fusca (Risso, 1810)
synonymjuniornew
Onos fusca (Risso, 1810)
synonymjuniornew
! Mustela fusca (Risso, 1810)
synonymjuniornew
Gadus jubatus Pallas, 1814
synonymjuniororiginal1
Gadus argenteolus Montagu, 1818
synonymjuniororiginal1
Merlangus communis Costa, 1844
ambiguousquestionableoriginal2
Motella communis Costa, 1844
ambiguousquestionableoriginal2
Onos sellai Cipria, 1938
synonymjuniororiginal1
! Onos mustella (non Linneaus, 1758)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Gaidropsarus vulgaris (Cloquet, 1824)
acceptedseniornew
Mustela vulgaris Cloquet, 1824
synonymseniororiginal1
Motella vulgaris (Cloquet, 1824)
synonymseniornew
Onos vulgaris (Cloquet, 1824)
synonymseniornew
! Gaidropsarus vulagris (Cloquet, 1824)
synonymseniornew
Onos maculata Risso, 1827
ambiguousquestionableoriginal2
Gadus tricirratus (non Brünnich, 1768)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Gaidropsarus tricirratus (non Brünnich, 1768)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Onos tricirratus (non Brünnich, 1768)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
! Motella tricirrata (non Brünnich, 1768)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
! Onos tricirrata (non Brünnich, 1768)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Gaidropsarus argentatus (Reinhardt, 1837)
acceptedseniornew
Motella argentata Reinhardt, 1837
synonymseniororiginal1
Onos argentatus (Reinhardt, 1837)
synonymseniornew
Onogadus argentatus (Reinhardt, 1838)
synonymseniornew
Motella reinhardi Collett, 1879
synonymjuniororiginal1
Onos reinhardi (Collett, 1879)
synonymjuniornew
! Gaidropsarus reinhardti (Collett, 1879)
synonymjuniornew
! Motella reinhardti Collett, 1879
synonymjuniororiginal
! Onus reinhardti (Collett, 1879)
synonymjuniornew
Gaidropsarus vulgaris (non Cloquet, 1819)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Gaidropsarus ensis (Reinhardt, 1837)
acceptedseniornew
Motella ensis Reinhardt, 1837
synonymseniororiginal1
Onos ensis (Reinhardt, 1838)
synonymseniornew
Onogadus ensis (Rheinhardt, 1838)
synonymseniornew
acceptedseniornew
Motella capensis Kaup, 1858
synonymseniororiginal1
! Lotella capensis Kaup, 1858
synonymseniororiginal
acceptedseniornew
Motella macrophthalma Günther, 1867
synonymseniororiginal1
synonymseniornew
Onus macrophthalmus (Günther, 1867)
synonymseniornew
! Gaidropsarus macrophtalmus (Günther, 1867)
synonymseniornew
! Motella macrophthalmus Günther, 1867
synonymseniororiginal
! Antonogadus macrophtalmus (Günther, 1867)
synonymseniornew
Onus carpenteri Günther, 1887
synonymjuniororiginal1
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal1
synonymseniornew
synonymseniororiginal
Gaidropsarus biscayensis (Collett, 1890)
acceptedseniornew
Onus biscayensis Collett, 1890
synonymseniororiginal1
Motella megalokynodon Kolombatovic, 1894
synonymjuniororiginal1
Antonogadus megalokynodon (Kolombatovic, 1894)
synonymjuniornew
Gaidropsarus megalokynodon (Kolombatovic, 1894)
synonymjuniornew
! Antonogadus megalokynadon (Kolombatovic, 1894)
synonymseniornew
Gaidropsarus barbatus de Buen, 1934
synonymjuniororiginal1
Gaidropsarus guttatus (Collett, 1890)
acceptedseniornew
Onus guttatus Collett, 1890
synonymseniororiginal1
Gaidropsarus tricirratus (non Bloch, 1785; non Brunnich 1768)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Gaidropsarus granti (Regan, 1903)
acceptedseniornew
Onus granti Regan, 1903
synonymseniororiginal1
Gaidropsarus guttatus (non Collett, 1890)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Motella guttatus (non Collett, 1890)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Gaidropsarus insularum Sivertsen, 1945
acceptedseniororiginal1
Gaidropsarus capensis (non Kaup, 1858)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Gaidropsarus parini Svetovidov, 1986
acceptedseniororiginal1
Gaidropsarus pakhorukovi Shcherbachev, 1995
acceptedseniororiginal1
Brosme brosme (Ascanius, 1772)
acceptedseniornew
Gadus brosme Ascanius, 1772
synonymseniororiginal1
Brosmius brosme (Ascanius, 1772)
synonymseniornew
Enchelyopus brosme (Ascanius, 1772)
synonymseniornew
Gadus torsk Bonnaterre, 1788
synonymjuniororiginal1
Gadus lubb Euphrasen, 1794
synonymjuniororiginal1
Blennius torsk Lacepède, 1800
synonymjuniororiginal1
Brosmius flavescens Lesueur, 1819
synonymjuniororiginal1
Brosmerus flavesny Lesueur, 1819
synonymjuniororiginal2
Brosmius flavesny (Lesueur, 1819)
synonymjuniornew
Brosmus vulgaris Fleming, 1828
synonymjuniororiginal2
Brosmius vulgaris (Fleming, 1828)
synonymjuniornew
Brosmius scotica Swainson, 1839
synonymjuniororiginal1
synonymjuniororiginal1
Molva molva (Linnaeus, 1758)
acceptedseniornew
Gadus molva Linnaeus, 1758
synonymseniororiginal1
Molva vulgaris Fleming, 1828
synonymjuniororiginal1
Gadus raptor Nilsson, 1832
synonymjuniororiginal1
Molva linnei Malm, 1877
synonymjuniororiginal1
Lota mola Moreau, 1881
synonymjuniororiginal1
Molva dypterygia (Pennant, 1784)
acceptedseniornew
Gadus dypterygius Pennant, 1784
synonymseniororiginal1
synonymseniornew
! Molva dipterygia (Pennant, 1784)
synonymseniornew
! Molva dipterygia dipterygia (Pennant, 1784)
synonymseniornew
! Molva dipterygius (Pennant, 1784)
synonymseniornew
Gadus abyssorum Nilsson, 1832
synonymjuniororiginal1
Molva abyssorum (Nilsson, 1832)
synonymjuniornew
Molva macrophthalma (Rafinesque, 1810)
acceptedseniornew
Phycis macrophthalmus Rafinesque, 1810
synonymseniororiginal1
synonymseniornew
! Molva dipterygia macrophthalma (Rafinesque, 1810)
synonymseniornew
Gadus elongatus Otto, 1821
synonymjuniororiginal1
Lota elongata (Otto, 1821)
synonymjuniornew
Lotta elongata (Otto, 1821)
synonymjuniornew
synonymjuniornew
Molva elongata (Otto, 1821)
synonymjuniornew
Ciliata mustela (Linnaeus, 1758)
acceptedseniornew
Gadus mustela Linnaeus, 1758
synonymseniororiginal1
Enchelyopus mustela (Linnaeus, 1758)
synonymseniornew
Gaidropsarus mustela (Linnaeus, 1758)
synonymseniornew
Motella mustela (Linnaeus, 1758)
synonymseniornew
Onos mustela (Linnaeus, 1758)
synonymseniornew
Ciliata glauca Couch, 1832
synonymjuniororiginal1
Couchia glauca (Couch, 1832)
synonymjuniornew
Couchia minor Thompson, 1839
synonymjuniororiginal1
Motella argenteola Düben & Koren, 1846
synonymjuniororiginal1
synonymjuniororiginal1
Ciliata septentrionalis (Collett, 1875)
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal1
synonymseniornew
Onos septentrionalis (Collett, 1875)
synonymseniornew
acceptedseniororiginal1
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