Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Actinopterygii > Order: Gadiformes > Family: Gadidae > Genus: Eleginus > Species: Eleginus navaga

Arctic cod - Eleginus navaga (Pallas, 1811)

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Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)

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Threat and conservation status

This species has not yet been assessed for the IUCN Red List

Natura 2000 sites

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Legal status

Not listed in legal texts

Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Arctic cod English Fishbase
Bacalao navaga Spanish Fishbase
Bacalhau arctico Portuguese Fishbase
Bacalhau-árctico Portuguese Fishbase
Europäische nawaga German Fishbase
Morue arctique French Fishbase
Navaga English Fishbase
Navaga Finnish Fishbase
Navaga German Fishbase
Navaga Swedish Fishbase
Nawaga europejska Polish Fishbase
Severnaya navaga Russian Fishbase
Wachna cod English Fishbase
Synonym Author
Gadus navaga Pallas, 1811
Eleginus navaga navaga (Pallas, 1811)
Eleginus navaga karaensis Esipov, 1941

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External data

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