Species details : Osmerus eperlanus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Accepted scientific name:
Osmerus eperlanus (Linnaeus, 1758) (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Osmerus eperlanus  (Linnaeus, 1758)
Synonyms:
Eperlanus schonfieldii Kljukanov & McAllister, 1973 (ambiguous synonym) 1 literature reference for Eperlanus schonfieldii Kljukanov & McAllister, 1973
Eperlanus schonfoldii Rutty, 1772 (ambiguous synonym) 1 literature reference for Eperlanus schonfoldii Rutty, 1772
Eperlanus vulgaris Valenciennes, 1842-56 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Eperlanus vulgaris Valenciennes, 1842-56
Osmerus eparlanus (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Osmerus eparlanus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Osmerus eperlanus eperlanus (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Osmerus eperlanus eperlanus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Osmerus eperlanus schonfoldi McAllister, 1984 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Osmerus eperlanus schonfoldi McAllister, 1984
Osmerus eperlanus spirinchus (Pallas, 1814) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Osmerus eperlanus spirinchus (Pallas, 1814)
Salmo eperlanomarinus Bloch, 1782 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Salmo eperlanomarinus Bloch, 1782
Salmo eperlanus Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Salmo eperlanus Linnaeus, 1758
Salmo spirinchus Pallas, 1814 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Salmo spirinchus Pallas, 1814
Common names:
Common name Transliteration Language Country
Europæisk smelt - Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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Smelt - Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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Stint - Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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Stinte - Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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Spiering - Dutch Netherlands Click here to show the literature
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European smelt - English Russia Click here to show the literature
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European smelt - English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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European smelt - English USA Click here to show the literature
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Sand smelt - English Ireland
Sea smelt - English Russia Click here to show the literature
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Smelt - English Estonia Click here to show the literature
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Smelt - English Ireland
Smelt - English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Smelt - English USA Click here to show the literature
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Sparling - English Estonia Click here to show the literature
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Sparling - English Russia Click here to show the literature
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Sparling - English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Sparling - English USA Click here to show the literature
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Kuore - Finnish Finland Click here to show the literature
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Concombre - French France(Not specified.) Click here to show the literature
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Éperlan - French France Click here to show the literature
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Trogue - French France(Not specified.) Click here to show the literature
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An smealt - Gaelic, Irish Ireland
An smealt gainimh - Gaelic, Irish Ireland
Cualarach - Gaelic, Irish Ireland Click here to show the literature
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Binnenstint - German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Heilstindt - German Germany(Lower Elbe river.) Click here to show the literature
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Stindt - German Germany(Lower Elbe river.) Click here to show the literature
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Stint - German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Silfurloona - Icelandic Iceland Click here to show the literature
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Eperlano - Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Sperlano - Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Kyûrino - Japanese Japan Click here to show the literature
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胡瓜魚 Hu gua yu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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胡瓜鱼 Hu gua yu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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Krøkle - Norwegian Norway Click here to show the literature
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Stynka - Polish Poland Click here to show the literature
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Eperlano - Portuguese Portugal Click here to show the literature
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Eperlano-europeu - Portuguese Portugal Click here to show the literature
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Éperlan - Romanian Romania Click here to show the literature
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Korjushka - Russian Latvia Click here to show the literature
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Koryushka - Russian Russia Click here to show the literature
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Koryushka obyknovennaya - Russian Russia Click here to show the literature
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Morskaya koryushka - Russian Russia Click here to show the literature
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европейская корюшка - Russian Russia Click here to show the literature
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Корюшка европейская - Russian - Click here to show the literature
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Корюшка европейская - Russian Russia Click here to show the literature
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Gavun - Serbian Serbia and Montenegro Click here to show the literature
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Zelenis - Serbian Serbia and Montenegro Click here to show the literature
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Eperlano - Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Eperlános - Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Eperlon - Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Nors - Swedish Sweden Click here to show the literature
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Brwyniad Conwy - Welsh UK Engld Wal
Classification:
Kingdom Animalia CoL
Phylum Chordata CoL
Class Actinopterygii FishBase
Order Osmeriformes FishBase
Family Osmeridae FishBase
Genus Osmerus FishBase
Distribution: North Atlantic: White Sea southward to western coasts of France including Baltic Sea, southern North Sea and British Isles (Ref. 4545); the Gironde estuary is the southern limit of his distribution (Ref. 51442). Landlocked populations in lakes of coastal areas of North, Baltic, White and Barents Sea. North to about 68° N in Scandinavia (Ref. 59043). The former nominal subspecies Osmerus eperlanus eperlanus is recorded from the coasts and drainage of White and Barents Seas westward through Baltic Sea to Denmark and it is primarily lacustrine (Ref. 4545). The former subspecies Osmerus eperlanus schonfoldi (Rutty 1772) is sympatric with the nominate subspecies in parts of Poland, Denmark and the Baltic, and it is primarily anadromous (Ref. 4545).
Lifezones: Brackish,freshwater,marine
Additional data: -
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: 19-May-2014
Source database: FishBase, Jan 2015   99%
Bibliographic citation: Froese R. & Pauly D. (eds) (2020). FishBase (version Jan 2015). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 2015 Annual Checklist (Roskov Y., Abucay L., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Kunze T., Flann C., Bailly N., Kirk P., Bourgoin T., DeWalt R.E., Decock W., De Wever A., eds). Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/col. Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.
Online resource: http://www.fishbase.org/Summary/SpeciesSummary.php?ID=1334
CoL taxon LSID: urn:lsid:catalogueoflife.org:taxon:29d98176-c365-11e4-869f-239583ce8323:col20150401