Accepted scientific name:
Lota lota (Linnaeus, 1758) (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Lota lota (Linnaeus, 1758)
Synonyms:
Enchelyopus lota (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Enchelyopus lota (Linnaeus, 1758)
Gadus compressus Lesueur, 1817 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Gadus compressus Lesueur, 1817
Gadus lacustris Walbaum, 1792 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Gadus lacustris Walbaum, 1792
Gadus lota Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Gadus lota Linnaeus, 1758
Gadus maculosa Lesueur, 1817 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Gadus maculosa Lesueur, 1817
Gadus maculosus Lesueur, 1817 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Gadus maculosus Lesueur, 1817
Lota brosmiana Storer, 1842 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Lota brosmiana Storer, 1842
Lota brosmina Storer, 1842 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Lota brosmina Storer, 1842
Lota communis Rapp, 1854 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Lota communis Rapp, 1854
Lota compressa (Lesueur, 1817) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Lota compressa (Lesueur, 1817)
Lota fluviatilis Perty, 1832 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Lota fluviatilis Perty, 1832
Lota inornata DeKay, 1842 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Lota inornata DeKay, 1842
Lota linnei Malm, 1877 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Lota linnei Malm, 1877
Lota lota asiatica Kirillov, 1972 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Lota lota asiatica Kirillov, 1972
Lota lota kamensis Markun, 1936 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Lota lota kamensis Markun, 1936
Lota lota lacustris (Walbaum, 1792) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Lota lota lacustris (Walbaum, 1792)
Lota lota leptura Hubbs & Schultz, 1941 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Lota lota leptura Hubbs & Schultz, 1941
Lota lota lota (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Lota lota lota (Linnaeus, 1758)
Lota lota maculosa (Lesueur, 1817) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Lota lota maculosa (Lesueur, 1817)
Lota lota onegensis Melyantsev, 1948 (ambiguous synonym) 1 literature reference for Lota lota onegensis Melyantsev, 1948
Lota maculosa (Lesueur, 1817) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Lota maculosa (Lesueur, 1817)
Lota marmorata Koch, 1840 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Lota marmorata Koch, 1840
Lota vulgaris Fitzinger, 1832 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Lota vulgaris Fitzinger, 1832
Lota vulgaris obensis Anikin, 1902 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Lota vulgaris obensis Anikin, 1902
Molva lota (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Molva lota (Linnaeus, 1758)
Molva maculosa (Lesueur, 1817) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Molva maculosa (Lesueur, 1817)
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Mud shark English Alaska Click here to show the literature
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Thin-tailed burbot English Alaska Click here to show the literature
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Made Finnish Finland Click here to show the literature
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Lote French France Click here to show the literature
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Lotte French Can Quebec Click here to show the literature
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Classification:
Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Gadiformes
Family Lotidae
Genus Lota
Distribution: Circumarctic in freshwater (Ref. 1371). Europe: Loire drainage, France eastward to White, Barents and Arctic Sea basins; upper Volga drainage; western Caspian basin; rivers draining to Black Sea; Rhône drainage (France); in Italy native only in Po drainage; eastrward England (now extirpated). In Siberia eastward to River Lena. Reported that populations from eastern Siberia and North America belong to a different species, Lota maculosa (Ref. 59043).
Additional data: -
Source database: FishBase, Jan 2011
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: -
Online resource: http://www.fishbase.org/Summary/SpeciesSummary.php?ID=310
CoL taxon LSID: urn:lsid:catalogueoflife.org:taxon:d132ac1f-2dc5-11e0-98c6-2ce70255a436:col20110201