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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Argentina silus (Ascanius, 1775)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Argentina silus Ascanius, 1775

Synonyms:

Salmo silus Ascanius, 1775, Icones Rer. Nat.: 3, pl. 24 (Bergen).
Coregonus silus: Cuvier, 1817, Règne anirn., 2: 163.
Silus ascanii Reinhardt, 1833, Bemärk, Skand. Ichth.: 11 (nomen novum for Salmo silus Ascanius).
Argentina silus: Risberg, 1835: 3 Fries et al., 1895: 913, fig. 229 Goode & Bean, 1896: 52, fig. 61 Johnsen, 1919: 56, 85 Kendall & Crawford, 1922: 8, fig. 1-2 Fridriksson, 1937: 72, fig. 1 Andriashev, 1954: 119, fig. 56 Cohen, 1958a: 117 Borodulina, 1968: 54 Keysler, 1968: 58 Wood & Raitt, 1968: 64.
Acantholepis silus: Krøyer, 1846, 3: 97, fig.
Argentina syrtensium Goode & Bean, 1879b, Proc. U.S. natn. Mus., 1: 261 (Nova Scotia, Sable Island Bank, 200 fms). Holotype: USNM no. 21624.


Common names:

Goldlachs [De]
grande argentine [Fr]
greater argentine [En]
greater silver smelt [En]
guldlaks [Da]
guldlaks [No]
guldlaks [Sv]
gullax [Is]
zolotaya koryushka [Ru]

Greater argentine (Argentina silus)