Species details

Accepted scientific name:

Salmo salar Linnaeus, 1758 (accepted name)

Synonyms:

Salmo brevipes Smitt, 1882 (synonym)

Salmo caerulescens Schmidt, 1795 (synonym)

Salmo goedenii Bloch, 1784 (synonym)

Salmo gracilis Couch, 1865 (ambiguous synonym)

Salmo hamatus Cuvier, 1829 (synonym)

Salmo hardinii Günther, 1866 (synonym)

Salmo nobilis Olafsen, 1772 (synonym)

Salmo nobilis Pallas, 1814 (ambiguous synonym)

Salmo ocla Nilsson, 1832 (synonym)

Salmo renatus Lacepède, 1803 (synonym)

Salmo rilla Lacepède, 1803 (synonym)

Salmo salar biennis Berg, 1912 (ambiguous synonym)

Salmo salar brevipes Smitt, 1882 (synonym)

Salmo salar brevipes relictus Berg, 1932 (ambiguous synonym)

Salmo salar europaeus Payne, Child & Forrest, 1971 (synonym)

Salmo salar lacustris Hardin, 1862 (synonym)

Salmo salar saimensis Seppovaara, 1962 (synonym)

Salmo salar sebago Girard, 1853 (synonym)

Salmo salmo Valenciennes, 1848 (synonym)

Salmo salmulus Walbaum, 1792 (synonym)

Salmo sebago Girard, 1853 (synonym)

Trutta relicta Malmgren, 1863 (synonym)

Trutta salar (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)

Common names:

Zalm Dutch

Saumon de l'Atlantique French

Saumon commun French

Saumon atlantique French

Salmone atlantico Italian

Salmone Italian

Salmón del Atlántico Spanish

Salmón Agutaynen, Cebuano, Cotabato Chavacano, English, Hiligaynon, Ilokano, Kuyunon, Maranao/Samal/Tao Sug, Serbian, Spanish, Tagalog, Tagbanwa Calamian

Salmão do Atlântico Portuguese

Salm German

Laks Danish, Norwegian

Lachs German

Echter Lachs German

Atlantischer Lachs German

Atlantic salmon English

Atlantischer salmon German

Bay salmon English

Black salmon English

Blaulaß German

Breeder English

Bradan Gaelic, Irish

Braddan Manx

Caplin-scull salmon English

Common Atlantic salmon English

Drooggezouten gekruide zalm Dutch

Elblachs German

Fiddler English

Filetes de salmão àsueca Portuguese

Filetti di salmone svedesi Italian

Graavisuolattu lohi Finnish

Graflax Icelandic

Gravlax Swedish

Grayling English, German

Grilse English, German

Grilt English

Gullspångslax Swedish

Hakenlachs German

Hengst Dutch

Hoplax Icelandic

Ijle zalm Dutch

Jacobzalm Dutch

Kapisalirksoak Inuktitut

Kapisilik Inuktitut

Kebleriksorsoak Inuktitut

Kavisilik Inuktitut

Kelt English

Kippered salmon English

Kumaliq Inuktitut

Kutenut lohi Finnish

K'wit'thet Salish

K'wolexw Salish

Laichlachs German

Laks atlantisk Norwegian

Laksur Faroese

Landlocked salmon English

Lax Icelandic, Norwegian, Swedish

Las German

Laß German

Lohi Finnish

Losos Polish, Serbian

Losos obycajný Slovak

Losos szlachetny a. atlantycki Polish

Mailachs German

N. Atlantic salmon English

Ouananiche English

Ouinanish English

Outside salmon English

Parr English, German

Randel German

Rheinlachs German

Rheinsalm German

Saama Inuktitut

Saamakutaak Inuktitut

Saamarug Inuktitut

Salmon peel English

Salmone del Reno Italian

Salmone kipper Italian

Sâma Inuktitut, Portuguese, Spanish

Sake masu-rui Japanese

Salmao Creole, Portuguese, Portuguese

Salmâo-do-Atlântico Portuguese

Salmen German

Salmling German

Salmo Catalan, Italian, Korean, Spanish

Schaanexw Salish

Saumon d'eau douce French

Sea salmon English

Schwarzlachs German

Sebago salmon English

Shamet skelex Salish

Shmexwalsh Salish

Silver salmon English

Sináech Salish

Somon de Atlantic Rumanian

Sk'wel'eng's schaanexw Salish

Slhop' schaanexw Salish

Slink English

Smolt English, Faroese

Sommersalm German

Spak'ws schaanexw Salish

Speitzken German

Spring fish English

Spring salmon English

St. Bartholomäuslachs German

St. Jakobssalm German

Struvitzen German

St'thkway' Salish

Tacon atlantique French

Unaniche Other

Weserlachs German

Vraklax Swedish

Wildlachs German

Winnish English

Wintersalm German

Amerikanskiy atlanticheskiy losos' Russian

Alabalik atlantik Turkish

Atlantisk laks Danish

Atlanterhavslaks Danish

Gravlaks Danish

Laks Danish

Losos Russian

Losos atlantsky Czech

Losos obecný Czech

Nedfaldslaks Danish

Solomos Greek

Solomós Greek

Semga Russian

Skællaks Danish

Σολομός Greek

атлантический лосось Russian

семга Russian

Eog Welsh

An bradán Gaelic, Irish

Classification:

Animalia

LSID

Phylum Chordata

LSID

Class Actinopterygii

LSID

Order Salmoniformes

LSID

Family Salmonidae

LSID

Genus Salmo

LSID

Distribution:

America, North - Inland waters; America, South - Inland waters; Arctic Ocean; Argentina; Atlantic Ocean; Atlantic Ocean: temperate and arctic zones in northern hemisphere (Ref. 51442). In western Atlantic Ocean distributed in coast drainages from northern Quebec in Canada and Connecticut in USA (Ref. 5723) to Argentina (Ref. 9086). In eastern Atlantic Ocea; Atlantic, Northeast; Atlantic, Northwest; Atlantic, Southwest; Australia; Australian; Baltic Sea; Beaufort Sea; Belgium; Brazil; Canada; Celtic-Biscay Shelf; Channel Islands; Chile; Cyprus; Czech Republic; Denmark; East Central Australian Shelf; England and Wales (UK); Estonia; Europe - Inland waters; Faeroe Islands; Falkland Is. (Malvinas); Faroe Plateau; Finland; France; Germany, Fed. Rep.; Greece; Greenland; Greenland Sea; Gulf of Maine; Humboldt Current; Iberian Coastal; Iceland; Iceland Shelf/Sea; Indonesia; Ireland; Isle of Man; Israel; Italy; Jordan; Kerguelen Islands; Latvia; Lithuania; Loire; Mediterranean and Black Sea; Mediterranean Sea; Nearctic; Neotropical; Netherlands; New Zealand; New Zealand Shelf; Newfoundland-Labrador Shelf; North Sea; Northeast U.S. Continental Shelf; Northern Ireland; Norway; Norwegian Sea; Norwegian Shelf; Oceania - Inland waters; Pacific Ocean; Pacific, Southeast; Pacific, Southwest; Palearctic; Patagonian Shelf; Poland; Portugal; Rhine; Russian Federation; Scotian Shelf; Scotland (UK); Slovakia; South Africa; Southwest Chilean Waters; Spain; Sweden; Switzerland; Turkey; United Kingdom; USA (contiguous states); West Greenland Shelf

Additional data:

Type species of the genus.

Source database:

FishBase, Dec 2007

Latest taxonomic scrutiny:

Data last modified by FishBase 21-Jul-1994

Online resource:

http://www.fishbase.org/...


CoL taxon LSID:

urn:lsid:catalogueoflife.org:taxon:dc26781e-29c1-102b-9a4a-00304854f820:ac2008


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