Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Actinopterygii > Order: Gadiformes > Family: Gadidae > Genus: Gadus > Species: Gadus ogac

Greenland cod - Gadus ogac Richardson, 1836

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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
Bacalao de Groenlandia Spanish Fishbase
Bacalhau-da-Gronelândia Portuguese Fishbase
Dorz bialomorski Polish Fishbase
Fjord-Dorsch German Fishbase
Fjordtorsk Danish Fishbase
Greenland cod English Fishbase
Groenlandse kabeljauw Dutch Fishbase
Grönland-Dorsch German Fishbase
Gronlanddorsch German Fishbase
Morue de roche French Fishbase
Morue ogac French Fishbase
Ogac French Fishbase
Ogac German Fishbase
Ogak Polish Fishbase
Uvak Danish Fishbase
Uvak Swedish Fishbase
Synonym Author
Gadus ovak Reinhardt, 1837
Gadus ogat Krøyer, 1847
Gadus callarius marisalbi Derjugin, 1920
Gadus morhua ogac Richardson, 1836
Gadus morhua marisalbi Berg, 1933

Other resources

CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
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FishBase FishBase
GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
ITIS (Valid name) Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
Wikipedia Wikipedia
WoRMS World Register of Marine Species

External data

No external data sets available for this species
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