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Gaidropsarus argentatus (Treebearded rockling; Silvery rockling; Silver rockling; Artic threebearded rockling; Arctic rockling)

Synonyms: Gaidropsarus reinhardti; Motella argentata; Motella reinhardi; Motella reinhardti; Onogadus argentatus; Onos argentatus; Onos reinhardi; Onus reinhardti
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Prey / Diet

Amathillopsis spinigera[1]
Eusirus holmi[1]
Mallotus villosus (Capelin)[2]
Meganyctiphanes norvegica (Norwegian krill)[3]
Pseudomma frigidum[1]
Pseudomma roseum[1]
Pseudomma truncatum[1]
Themisto abyssorum[3]
Themisto libellula[3]
Thysanoessa inermis[3]
Thysanoessa longicaudata[3]
Thysanoessa raschii (Arctic krill)[3]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Amblyraja hyperborea (Arctic skate)1
Amblyraja radiata (Starry ray)1
Artediellus atlanticus (Atlantic hookear)1
Atheresthes stomias (Turbot)1
Bathyraja interrupta (Sandpaper skate)1
Boreogadus saida (Polar cod)1
Gadus chalcogrammus (Whiting)1
Gadus macrocephalus (Pacific cod)1
Gadus morhua (rock cod)1
Hexagrammos stelleri (Greenling)1
Hippoglossoides platessoides (American dab)1
Hippoglossus stenolepis (Pacific halibut)1
Lepidopsetta polyxystra (Northern rock sole)1
Liparis gibbus (Dusky snailfish)1
Lycodes esmarkii (Esmark's eelpout)1
Lycodes reticulatus (Arctic eelpout)1
Macrourus berglax (smoothspined grenadier)1
Malacocottus kincaidi (Blackfin sculpin)1
Malacoraja senta (Smooth skate)1
Melanogrammus aeglefinus (Smokie)1
Micromesistius poutassou (Poutassou)1
Pollachius virens (Sillock)1
Rajella fyllae (Round ray)1
Reinhardtius hippoglossoides (Turbot)1
Sebastes mentella (Redfish)1
Triglops murrayi (Moustache sculpin)1

Predators

Reinhardtius hippoglossoides (Turbot)[3]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Anisakis simplex[4]
Anomalotrema koiae[4]
Bathycreadium flexicollis[4]
Genolinea laticauda[4]
Gonocerca phycidis[4]
Lepidapedon mariannae[4]
Scolex pleuronectis <Unverified Name>[4]

Distribution

Atlantic Ocean; Atlantic, Northeast; Atlantic, Northwest; Bear Seamount; Canada; Celtic-Biscay Shelf; Denmark; East Greenland Shelf/Sea; Faeroe Islands; Faroe Plateau; Greenland; Iceland; Iceland Shelf/Sea; Ireland; North Atlantic: Nunavut, off southeastern coasts of Greenland, all but southern coast of Iceland, the Faroe-Shetland ridge to Norwegian coasts north from Bergen.; Norway; Norwegian Sea; United Kingdom;

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Citations

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1Trophic ecology of deep-water fishes associated with the continental slope of the eastern Norwegian Sea, Otte Bjelland, Odd Aksel Bergstad, Jon Egil Skjæraasen & Kenneth Meland, Sarsia 85:101-117 – 2000
2The role of capelin (Mallotus villosus) in the foodweb of the Barents Sea, A. V. Dolgov, ICES Journal of Marine Science, 59: 1034–1045. 2002
3Jorrit 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.
4Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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