Gadidae


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Noun1.Gadidae - large family of important mostly marine food fishes
fish family - any of various families of fish
Gadiformes, order Gadiformes - cods, haddocks, grenadiers; in some classifications considered equivalent to the order Anacanthini
gadoid, gadoid fish - a soft-finned fish of the family Gadidae
Gadus, genus Gadus - type genus of the Gadidae: the typical codfishes
genus Lota, Lota - burbot
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Latin name Comon name Fish Anguilla anguilla eel Conger conger conger Gadidae rocklings Trisopterus sp.
One difference between house and midden is that the house has a low proportion of Gadidae and Greenland cod (Gadus ogac) remains.
Anguillidae Freshwater Eels * -- -- -- Berycidae Nannygai * -- -- -- Gadidae Atlantic Cods * -- -- -- Salmonidae Atlantic Salmons & Trouts * Hemiramphidae Garfishes * -- -- -- D.
the quillback, inland silverside, Atlantic tomcod, warmouth, and hogchoker) and three families (Atherinopsidae, Gadidae, and Achiridae) than that listed by Niles et al.
Cod is the common name for nearly 60 species of fish of the family Gadidae.
The final hosts of other species of Neophasis are fishes of the families Cottidae, Cyclopteridae, Zoarcidae, and Gadidae (Bray and Gibson, 1991), and a ll of the above-mentioned families of fishes are present in the Mingan Islands (Thomas and Himmelman, 1988).
Arctic lamprey, Lethenteron camtschaticum All Clupeidae Pacific herring, Clupea pallasii All Catostomidae Longnose sucker, Catostomus catostomus All Osmeridae <1 2 Pond smelt, Hypomesus olidus Rainbow smelt, Osmerus mordax Eulachon, Thaleichthys pad ficus Capelin, Mallotus villosus All Salmonidae Dolly Varden, Salvelinus malma Pink salmon, Oncorhynchus gorbuscha Coho salmon, Oncorhynchus kisutch Chinook salmon, Oncorhynchus tshawytscha Chum salmon, Oncorhynchus keta Sockeye salmon, Oncorhynchus nerka All Gadidae 86 23 Arctic cod, Boreogadus saida 82 21 Saffron cod, Eleginus gracilis 1 5 Walleye pollock, Theragra chalcogramma 3 3 Pacific cod, Gadus macrochephalus All Gasterosteidae, stickleback spp.