Regalecus glesne Ascanius, 1772

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataActinopterygiiLampriformesRegalecidaeRegalecus

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Full Name

Regalecus glesne Ascanius, 1772

Common names

  • Giant oarfish eng
  • King of herrings eng
  • King of the herring eng
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Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Habitat

Not terrestrial, Marine, Marine

Georeferenced data

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Distribution range

  • Present in Greek Exclusive Economic Zone Source: Koukouras, A. (2010). Check-list of marine species from Greece. Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. Assembled in the framework of the EU FP7 PESI project.
  • Present in New Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone Source: King, C.M.; Roberts, C.D.; Bell, B.D.; Fordyce, R.E.; Nicoll, R.S.; Worthy, T.H.; Paulin, C.D.; Hitchmough, R.A.; Keyes, I.W.; Baker, A.N.; Stewart, A.L.; Hiller, N.; McDowall, R.M.; Holdaway, R.N.; McPhee, R.P.; Schwarzhans, W.W.; Tennyson, A.J.D.; Rust, S.; Macadie, I. (2009). Phylum Chordata: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 431-554.
  • Present in Portuguese Exclusive Economic Zone Source: Ramos, M. (2010). IBERFAUNA. The Iberian Fauna Databank.
  • Present in Portuguese Exclusive Economic Zone (Azores) Source: Borges, P.A.V., Costa, A., Cunha, R., Gabriel, R., Gonçalves, V., Martins, A.F., Melo, I., Parente, M., Raposeiro, P., Rodrigues, P., Santos, R.S., Silva, L., Vieira, P. & Vieira, V. (Eds.) (2010). A list of the terrestrial and marine biota from the Azores. Princípia, Oeiras, 432 pp.
  • Present in Spanish Exclusive Economic Zone Source: Ramos, M. (2010). IBERFAUNA. The Iberian Fauna Databank.

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Subordinate taxa

Classification

There are no subordinate taxa for this species.
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kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Actinopterygii
order
Lampriformes
family
Regalecidae
genus
Regalecus
species
Regalecus glesne
 
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Bibliography

Ascanius, P. 1767-1805. Icones rerum naturalium, ou figures enluminées d'histoire naturelle du Nord. Copenhagen, 1767-1806. 5 parts, 36 pp., 50 pls. Pt. 1 (1867), 22 pp., Pls. 1-10; 2 (1772), 8 pp., Pls. 11-20; 3 (1775), 6 pp., Pls. 21-30; 4 (1777), 6 pp., Pls. 31-40; 5 (1805), 8 pp., Pls. 41-50.

Bauchot, M.-L. (1987) Poissons osseux.: p. 891-1421. In W. Fischer, M.L. Bauchot and M. Schneider (eds.) Fiches FAO d'identification pour les besoins de la pêche. (rev. 1). Méditerranée et mer Noire. Zone de pêche 37. Vol. II. Commission des Communautés Européennes and FAO, Rome.

Chinese Academy of Fishery Sciences (2003) Chinese aquatic germplasm resources database.: http://zzzy.fishinfo.cn

Costa, F. (1991) Atlante dei pesci dei mari italiani.: Gruppo Ugo Mursia Editore S.p.A. Milano, Italy. 438 p.

Deval, M.C. (2002) Common names of marine fishes of Turkey.: Unpublished report.

Dyntaxa. (2013). Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at www.dyntaxa.se [15-01-2013].

Economidis, P.S. and E. Koutrakis (2001) Common names of comercially important Hellenic marine organisms.: Aristotle University, Unpublished Technical Report.

Escobar-Fernández, R. and M. Siri (1997) Nombres vernáculos y científicos de los peces del Pacífico mexicano.: Universidad Autónoma de Baja California, Sociedad Ictiológica Mexicana, A.C. Mexico.

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Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.

Record history

This record was last modified in GBIF on Nov 3, 2014. The source was last visited by GBIF on Jul 30, 2015. It was last updated according to the publisher on Feb 8, 2013.

A record will be modified by GBIF when either the source record has been changed by the publisher, or improvements in the GBIF processing warrant an update.