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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Pollachius virens (Linnaeus, 1758)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Pollachius virens (Linnaeus, 1758)

Synonyms:

Gadus virens Linnaeus, 1758, Syst. Nat., ed. X: 253 ('Habitat in Oceano Europaeo').
Gadus Carbonarius Linnaeus, 1758, ibid: 254 ('Habitat in Oceano Europaeo').
Gadus colinus Lacepède, 1800, Hist. nat. Poiss., 2: 366, 416, 419 ('Ocean d'Europe').
Gadus sey Lacepède, 1800, ibid.: 367, 417, 422 ('Cotes de Norvege').
Merlangus virens: Fleming, 1828: 195.
Merlangus carbonarius: Fleming, 1828: 195.
Pollachius carbonarius: Gill, 1864i: 231.
Merlangus carbonarius: Moreau, 1881, 3: 243.
Gadus virens: Day, 1882, 1: 293, pl. LXXXIV Smitt, 1893, 1: 500, pl. XXIX (col. fig. 4) Sund, in Andersson et al., 1942, 1:179, pl. 52 (col.) Poll, 1947: 211, fig. 140.
Pollachius virens: Svetovidov, 1948: 152, fig. 24, pl. IX (fig. 1), pl. XLIX, pl. LXX (fig. 6) Andriashev, 1954: 160, fig. 80 Wheeler, 1969: 274, fig.


Common names:

carbonero [Es]
gråsej [Sv]
Köhler [De]
koolvis [Ne]
lieu noir [Fr]
saida [Ru]
saithe [En]
sei [No]
sej [Da]

Saithe (Pollachius virens)