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Accepted name: Gadus morhua Linnaeus, 1758

Scientific synonyms and common names

Gadus morhua Linnaeus, 1758

Synonyms:

Gadus Morhua Linnaeus, 1758, Syst. Nat., ed. X: 252 ('Habitat in Oceano Europaeo'). Int. Comm. Zool. Nomencl. Direct. 57 and Off. List. Spec. Names Zool., no. 1079.
Gadus Callarias Linnaeus, 1758, ibid.: 252, partly ('Habitat in Oceano Europaeo & Balthico').

Subspecies:

Gadus morhua morhua Linnaeus, 1758
Gadus Morhua Linnaeus, 1758, loc. cit.: 252.
Gadus Callarias Linnaeus, 1758, loc. cit.: 252 (part.).
Gadus vertagus Walbaum, 1791, in Artedi, Gen. Pisc.: 143 (after Klein, 1749).
Gadus heteroglossus Walbaum, 1792, ibid.: 144 (after Klein, 1749).
Gadus ruber Lacepède, 1803, Hist. nat. Poiss., 5: 671, 673 (Ecosse, Fecamp, Dieppe, Boulogne).
Morhua vulgaris Fleming, 1828, Hist. Brit. Anim.: 191 ('abundant in many parts of the coast').
Morhua punctata Fleming, 1828, ibid.: 192 (Weirs at Swan Sea).
Gadus morhua: Moreau, 1881, 3: 235 Day, 1882,1: 275, pl. LXXVIII Wise, 1961: 1, fig. 1-3 Wheeler, 1969: 275, fig. 94, pl. 7 (col.).
Gadus callarias: Smitt, 1893, 1: 472, pl. XXII (fig. 2-3), pl. XXIII (fig. l) (col.) Sund, in Andersson et al., 1942, 1: 152, fig. 58-70, pl. 48 (col.) Poll, 1947: 195, fig. 130 131.
Gadus morhua morhua: Svetovidov, 1948: 165, fig. 26 27, pl. X (fig. 1), pl. Ll, LXXI (fig. 2) Andriashev, 1954: 166, fig. 86.
Gadus morhua morhua n. hiemalis: Svetovidov, 1948: 171, pl. Xlll (fig. l) Andriashev, 1954: 171, fig. 82.

Gadus morhua callarias Linnaeus, 1758
Gadus Callarias Linnaeus, 1758, Syst. Nat., ed. X: 252 (partly, Habitat in . . .Balthico).
Cadus callarias: Linnaeus, 1761, Fauna Svecica, II ed.: 111 ('Habitat ubique inmari & Balthico & Occidentali, circa Gotlandiam & Oelandiam copiose').
Gadus callarias: Smitt, 1893, 1: 473, 477.
Gadus morhua callarias: Berg, 1933, 2: 744 Svetovidov, 1948: 173, fig. 26-27, pl. LI (fig. 1).

Gadus morhaa marisalbi Derjugin, 1920
Gadus callarias Maris-Albi Derjugin, 1920, Trav. Soc. Naf. Petrogr., 51(1): 27 (White Sea).
Gadus morhua maris-albi: Berg, 1933, 2: 746 Europeitzeva, 1937: 4, fig. 2 (1), 8a (3) Svetovidov, 1948: 176, fig. 26-27, pl. XII (fig. 1), pl. LIII Andriashev, 1954: 173, fig. 84.
Gadus maris-albi: Iljin & Pevsner, 1937: 316.

Common names:

bacalao [Es]
belomorskaya treska[Ru]
cod [En]
Dorsch [De]
dorsz [Pl]
Kabeljau [De]
kabeljauw[Ne]
merluzzo [It]
morue [Fr]
pertuy [Ru]
skrei [No]
torsk [Da]
torsk [Sv]
treska [Ru]
turska [Su]

Cod (Gadus morhua)