Species Details : Pollachius virens (Linnaeus, 1758)

Accepted scientific name:
Pollachius virens (Linnaeus, 1758) (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Pollachius virens  (Linnaeus, 1758)
Synonyms:
Gadus carbonarius Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Gadus carbonarius Linnaeus, 1758
Gadus colinus Lacepède, 1800 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Gadus colinus Lacepède, 1800
Gadus purpureus Mitchill, 1814 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Gadus purpureus Mitchill, 1814
Gadus sey Lacepède, 1800 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Gadus sey Lacepède, 1800
Gadus virens Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Gadus virens Linnaeus, 1758
Merlangus carbonarius (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Merlangus carbonarius (Linnaeus, 1758)
Merlangus purpureus (Mitchill, 1814) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Merlangus purpureus (Mitchill, 1814)
Merlangus virens (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Merlangus virens (Linnaeus, 1758)
Polachius virens (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Polachius virens (Linnaeus, 1758)
Pollachius carbonarius (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Pollachius carbonarius (Linnaeus, 1758)
Common names:
Common name Transliteration Language Country
قدّيّة سوداء Qdyt swdaʾ Arabic - Click here to show the literature
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Gråsej Grasej Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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Mørksej Morksej Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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Sej Sej Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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Koolvis Koolvis Dutch Belgium Click here to show the literature
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Koolvis Koolvis Dutch Netherlands Click here to show the literature
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American pollack American pollack English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Billet Billet English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Coal-fish Coal-fish English - Click here to show the literature
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Coalfish Coalfish English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Coley Coley English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Coley Coley English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Glassan Glassan English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Gloshan Gloshan English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Green cod Green cod English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Kench cure Kench cure English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Pollock Pollock English Canada Click here to show the literature
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Pollock Pollock English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Pollock Pollock English USA Click here to show the literature
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Poodler Poodler English Canada: Newfoundland Click here to show the literature
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Saithe Saithe English Spain Click here to show the literature
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Saithe Saithe English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Saithe(=Pollock) Saithe(=Pollock) English - Click here to show the literature
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Sillock Sillock English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Põhjaatlandi süsikas Pohjaatlandi suesikas Estonian Estonia Click here to show the literature
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Bláseiður Blaseidur Faroese - Click here to show the literature
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Murtur Murtur Faroese - Click here to show the literature
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Nótarseiður Notarseidur Faroese - Click here to show the literature
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Pálur Palur Faroese - Click here to show the literature
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Seiður Seidur Faroese - Click here to show the literature
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Sildaseiður Sildaseidur Faroese - Click here to show the literature
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Stórseiður Storseidur Faroese - Click here to show the literature
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Streymseiður Streymseidur Faroese - Click here to show the literature
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Støðuseiður Stoduseidur Faroese - Click here to show the literature
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Summarseiður Summarseidur Faroese - Click here to show the literature
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Ternumurtur Ternumurtur Faroese - Click here to show the literature
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Træveturseiður Traeveturseidur Faroese - Click here to show the literature
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Tvæveturseiður Tvaeveturseidur Faroese - Click here to show the literature
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Upsi Upsi Faroese - Click here to show the literature
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Veturseiður Veturseidur Faroese - Click here to show the literature
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Colin Colin French France Click here to show the literature
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Goberge Goberge French France Click here to show the literature
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Gorberge Gorberge French Canada: Quebec Click here to show the literature
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Greslin Greslin French France Click here to show the literature
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Lieu noir Lieu noir French France Click here to show the literature
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Merlan noir Merlan noir French France Click here to show the literature
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Merlan vert Merlan vert French France Click here to show the literature
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Merluche Merluche French France Click here to show the literature
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Blaufisch Blaufisch German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Köhler Koehler German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Seelachs Seelachs German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Ufsi Ufsi Icelandic Iceland Click here to show the literature
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Merluzzo carbonaro Merluzzo carbonaro Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Merluzzo nero Merluzzo nero Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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綠青鱈 Lyu cing syue Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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绿青鳕 Lv qing xue Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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青鳕 Qing xue Mandarin Chinese - Click here to show the literature
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Bloggan Bloggan Manx - Click here to show the literature
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Gilpin Gilpin Manx - Click here to show the literature
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Sei Sei Norwegian Norway Click here to show the literature
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Czarniak Czarniak Polish Poland Click here to show the literature
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Badejo Badejo Portuguese Portugal Click here to show the literature
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Escamudo Escamudo Portuguese Portugal Click here to show the literature
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Cod negru Cod negru Romany Romania Click here to show the literature
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Saïda Saida Russian Russia Click here to show the literature
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Сайда Sajda Russian - Click here to show the literature
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Baddock Baddock Scots Eastern Scotland Click here to show the literature
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Blackjack Blackjack Scots Eastern Scotland Click here to show the literature
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Coalmie Coalmie Scots Moray Firth Click here to show the literature
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Comb Comb Scots Banffshire Click here to show the literature
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Cooth Cooth Scots Orkney Click here to show the literature
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Cuddie Cuddie Scots Caithness Click here to show the literature
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Cuth Cuth Scots - Click here to show the literature
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Dargie Dargie Scots Angus Click here to show the literature
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Geeks Geeks Scots Moray Firth Click here to show the literature
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Peltag Peltag Scots - Click here to show the literature
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Piltack Piltack Scots Caithness, Moray Firth Click here to show the literature
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Pirrie Pirrie Scots Eastern Scotland Click here to show the literature
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Poddlie Poddlie Scots Eastern Scotland Click here to show the literature
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Prinkle Prinkle Scots Eastern Scotland Click here to show the literature
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Queeth Queeth Scots Banffshire, Moray Firth Click here to show the literature
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Rock halibut Rock halibut Scots North eastern Scotland, Angus Click here to show the literature
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Said Said Scots - Click here to show the literature
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Seid Seid Scots Shetland Click here to show the literature
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Sellag Sellag Scots Caithness, Orkney, Shetland Click here to show the literature
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Sillack Sillack Scots Caithness, Orkney, Shetland Click here to show the literature
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Stenloch Stenloch Scots Firth of Clyde Click here to show the literature
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Saidhean Saidhean Scottish Gaelic Moray Firth, Gaelic Click here to show the literature
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Bacalao Bacalao Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Carbonero Carbonero Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Carbonero(=Colín) Carbonero(=Colin) Spanish - Click here to show the literature
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Colin Colin Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Faneca plataeada carbonero Faneca plataeada carbonero Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Fogonero Fogonero Spanish Spain: Cantabrian Sea; Galicia Click here to show the literature
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Palero Palero Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Gråsej Grasej Swedish Sweden Click here to show the literature
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Sej Sej Swedish Sweden Click here to show the literature
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Chwitlyn glas Chwitlyn glas Welsh - Click here to show the literature
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Classification:
Kingdom Animalia CoL
Phylum Chordata CoL
Class Actinopterygii FishBase
Order Gadiformes FishBase
Family Gadidae FishBase
Genus Pollachius FishBase
Distribution: Eastern Atlantic: Barents Sea, Spitsbergen to Bay of Biscay, around Iceland. Western Atlantic: southwest Greenland, Hudson Strait to North Carolina, although rare at the extremes of the range. Migrations for spawning are known to occur. Also long-distance north-south migrations for Europe and the US.
Environment: Marine
Additional data: -
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: 2014-05-19
Source database: FishBase, Feb 2018   99%
Bibliographic citation: Froese R. & Pauly D. (eds). (2020). FishBase (version Feb 2018). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 2020-06-04 Beta (Roskov Y.; Ower G.; Orrell T.; Nicolson D.; Bailly N.; Kirk P.M.; Bourgoin T.; DeWalt R.E.; Decock W.; Nieukerken E. van; Penev L.; 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=1343
Conversion date: 2020-06-04 23:17:19