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Trisopterus minutus (poor cod)

Synonyms: Brachygadus minutus; Gadulus minutus; Gadus minutus; Gadus tacaud; Morua capelanus; Trisopterus minutes; Trisopterus minutus minutus

Wikipedia Abstract

The poor cod, Trisopterus minutus, is a temperate marine fish belonging to the cod family (Gadidae). It is red brown in colour and has a pronounced chin barbel. It may grow up to a length of 40cm. It is usually found in small shoals at depths between 10 and 300 metres on muddy or sandy bottoms. Its distribution spans the eastern Atlantic; from Norwegian coasts to Portugal and along the Atlantic coast of Morocco; also in the Mediterranean. Spawning takes place towards the end of winter.
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Prey / Diet

Acartia clausi[1]
Alpheus glaber (red snapping shrimp)[1]
Alpheus paradentipes[1]
Aphrodita aculeata (Sea mouse)[1]
Athanas nitescens[1]
Buccinum undatum (common whelk)[1]
Buglossidium luteum (Yellow sole)[1]
Calanus finmarchicus[1]
Callionymus fasciatus (Dragonet)[1]
Callionymus lyra (european dragonet)[1]
Callionymus maculatus (Spotted dragonet)[1]
Calocaris macandreae[1]
Candacia armata[1]
Caprella monocera[1]
Carcinus maenas (green crab)[1]
Cepola macrophthalma (Red bandfish)[1]
Chlorotocus crassicornis (green shrimp)[1]
Corophium volutator (mud shrimp)[1]
Corystes cassivelaunus (masked crab)[1]
Crangon allmanni[1]
Crangon crangon (common shrimp)[1]
Crystallogobius linearis (Crystal goby)[1]
Deltentosteus quadrimaculatus (fourspotted goby)[1]
Enchelyopus cimbrius (Rockling)[1]
Engraulis encrasicolus (Southern African anchovy)[1]
Euphausia krohni[1]
Euterpina acutifrons[1]
Fenestraria rhopalophylla (babies toes)[1]
Galathea intermedia[1]
Gattyana cirrhosa (gekroesde zeerups)[1]
Glossocephalus milneedwardsi[1]
Gobius niger (Black goby)[1]
Goneplax rhomboides (angular crab)[1]
Hediste diversicolor (veelkleurige zeeduizendpoot)[1]
Jaxea nocturna[1]
Labidocera wollastoni[1]
Lanice conchilega (schelpkokerworm)[1]
Leander serratus[1]
Leptomysis mediterranea[1]
Lesueurigobius friesii (fries' goby)[1]
Liocarcinus holsatus (flying crab)[1]
Lophogaster typicus[1]
Macropodia rostrata (common spider crab)[1]
Maurolicus muelleri (Silvery lightfish)[1]
Metridia lucens[1]
Micromesistius poutassou (Poutassou)[1]
Munida angulata[1]
Munida rugosa (Long-clawed squat lobster)[1]
Natatolana borealis[1]
Necora puber (velvet crab)[1]
Nephrops norvegicus (Norway lobster)[1]
Pagurus bernhardus (Bernhard's hermit crab)[1]
Palaemon elegans (rockpool prawn)[1]
Palaemon xiphias (posidonia prawn)[1]
Pandalus montagui (Aesop shrimp)[1]
Paramysis helleri[1]
Philocheras bispinosus[1]
Podon intermedius[1]
Pomatoschistus microps (Common goby)[1]
Pomatoschistus minutus (freckled goby)[1]
Porcellana longicornis (long-clawed porcelain crab)[1]
Praunus flexuosus (chameleon shrimp)[1]
Processa canaliculata (processa shrimp)[1]
Processa hemphilli[1]
Pseudocalanus elongatus[1]
Schistomysis ornata[1]
Sepiola atlantica (Atlantic Bobtail)[1]
Solenocera membranacea (Atlantic mud shrimp)[1]
Temora longicornis[1]
Thysanopoda aequalis[1]
Trisopterus minutus (poor cod)[1]
Turritella communis[1]
Upogebia deltaura[1]
Westwoodilla caecula[1]

Predators

Amblyraja hyperborea (Arctic skate)[1]
Amblyraja radiata (Starry ray)[1]
Chelidonichthys cuculus (cockoo gurnard)[1]
Conger conger (Conger)[1]
Eutrigla gurnardus (Grey gurnard)[1]
Fulmarus glacialis (Northern Fulmar)[1]
Gadus morhua (rock cod)[1]
Galeorhinus galeus (Vitamin shark)[1]
Halichoerus grypus (Gray Seal)[1]
Lagenorhynchus albirostris (White-beaked Dolphin)[1]
Lepidorhombus whiffiagonis (whiff)[1]
Leucoraja naevus (Cuckoo ray)[1]
Lophius budegassa (Blackbellied angler)[1]
Lophius piscatorius (Monkfish)[1]
Melanogrammus aeglefinus (Smokie)[1]
Merlangius merlangus (Whiting)[1]
Merluccius merluccius (Herring hake)[1]
Molva molva (Ling)[1]
Pagophilus groenlandicus (Harp Seal)[1]
Phoca vitulina (Harbor Seal)[1]
Phocoena phocoena (Harbor Porpoise)[1]
Pleuronectes platessa (European plaice)[1]
Pollachius pollachius (Pollock)[1]
Pollachius virens (Sillock)[1]
Raja brachyura (Blond ray)[1]
Raja clavata (Roker)[1]
Raja montagui (Homelyn ray)[1]
Scomber scombrus (Split)[1]
Scophthalmus maximus (Turbot)[1]
Scophthalmus rhombus (Flounder)[1]
Scyliorhinus canicula (Small-spotted catshark)[1]
Squalus acanthias (Common spiny)[1]
Trachurus mediterraneus (Mediterranean scad)[1]
Trachurus trachurus (Scad)[1]
Trisopterus luscus (Whiting-pout)[1]
Trisopterus minutus (poor cod)[1]
Tursiops truncatus (Bottlenosed Dolphin)[1]
Uria aalge (Common Murre)[1]
Zeus faber (European john dory)[1]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Anisakis simplex[1]
Bothriocephalus scorpii[1]
Diclidophora esmarkii[1]
Diclidophora minuti[1]
Grillotia erinaceus[1]
Gyrodactylus errabundus[1]
Hemiurus levinseni[1]
Prosorhynchoides gracilescens[1]
Stephanostomum caducum[1]
Stephanostomum pristis[1]
Tormopsolus osculatus[1]

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
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Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access