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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Petromyzon marinus Linnaeus, 1758

Scientific synonyms and common names

Petromyzon marinus Linnaeus, 1758

Synonyms:

Petromyzon marinus Linnaeus, 1758, Syst. Nat., ed. X: 230 ('Habitat in Mari Europaeo'). Type: unknown.
Petromyzon nigricans Lesueur, 1818, Trans. Am. phil. Soc. Philad. (n.s.), 1: 385 (North America). Paratype: MNHN no. A 8039.
Petromyzon marinus: Gray, 1851, 1:138 (Europe) Heckel & Kner, 1858: 374, fig. 200-201 Siebold, 1863: 368, fig. 61 Couch, 1867, 4: 385, pl. CCXLVII, I Gunther, 1870, 8: 501 Blanchard, 1880: 512, fig. 136-137 Moreau, 1881, 3: 602, fig. 217 Smitt, 1895, 2 :1183, pl. LIII, I Jordan & Evermann, 1896, 1:10 Regan, 1911, 7(8) :198 Leger, 1920, 170: 251 Borri, 1921, 33 :164 Creaser & Hubbs, 1922,120: 5 Rauther, 1924, 6 (1): 677, fig. 118 Jenkins, 1925: 344, pl. 136 Cotronei, 1927, 8: 371 Schnakenbeck, 1927, in Grimpe & Wagler, 7 (12): 2, fig. 1-2 Saemundsson, 1927, 2: 54 d' Ancona, 1930a, fiche I Jordan, Evermann & Clark, 1930, (2), 1928:8 Berg,1931a, 32(1):89 Seurat & Dieuzeide, 1931, 2 (1930): 83-92, pl. I-II, fig. 1-2 Holly, 1933, in Schulze, Kukenthal et al., 59 :13 Lozano Rey, 1935, 5: 22, fig. 3 & 5 Poll, 1947: 25, fig. 3 & 4 Berg, 1948, 27: 201 Bigelow & Schroeder, 1948a, 1(2): 54 Soljan, 1948: 431 Vladykov, 1949, 26: 45, fig. 16-19 Oliva, 1953, 9: 3 Andriashev, 1954: 26, fig. 2-3 Edman, 1956, (10) :143 Zanandrea, 1957, 42: 263, fig. 1-2 Heldt, 1958, 14 : 369 Fontaine, 1958 : 158, fig. 99 Konstantinov, 1961, 40 (6) : 938 Spillmann, 1961: 271, fig. 98 Ivanova-Berg, 1962, (15): 32 Sterba, 1962,10: 266 Zanandrea, 1962, 2(8): 711, fig. 1 Zei, 1963: 498 Tortonese, 1963, 74 :157 Nybelin, 1964,1: 223 Leim & Scott, 1966: 21 Vladykov & Follett, 1967, 24(5) :1071 Svetovidov & Ivanova-Berg, 1970, 49 :160.
Petromyzon maculosus Gronow, 1854, Cat. Fish. Brit. Mus.: 2. Type: unknown.
Petromyzon marinus dorsatus Wilder, 1883, in Jordan & Gilbert, Synop. Fishes N. Am.: 869 (Cayuga Lake, N.Y.).
Bathymyzon bairdii Gill, 1884, Proc. U.S. natn. Mus., 6, 1883: 254 (off Cape Cod, in 1095 m). Type: unknown.
Oceanomyzon wilsoni Fowler, 1908, Proc. Acad. nat. Sci. Philad., 59: 461, fig. I (Atlantic Ocean). Type: unknown.
Petromyzon marinus unicolor Gage, 1928, Biol. Surv. Oswego River Syst., 1927: 163 (Cayuga, Seneca, Ontario and Erie lakes).
Petromyzon marinus dorsatus: Berg, 1931a, 32 (1): 89 Holly, 1933, 59: 15.

Common names:

Morska mihule [Cs]
havnegen0jn [Da]
Meerneunaugen [De]
sea lamprey [En]
lamprea marina [Es]
lamproie marine [Fr]
paklara morska [Hr]
lampreda di mare [It]
zeeprik [Ne]
havlampret [No]
lampreia [Pr]
morskaya minoga [Ru]
merinahkiainen [Su]
havsnejonogat [Sv]
amproye [Wa]

Sea lamprey (Petromyzon marinus)