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Triglops murrayi (Moustache sculpin)

Synonyms: Triglops murrayi ommatistius; Triglops murrayi terraenovae; Triglops ommatistius; Triglops ommatistius ommatistius; Triglops ommatistius terrae-novae; Triglops ommatistius terraenovae; Triglops pingelii islandicus; Triglops pingelii murrayi; Triglops pingelii pietschmanni; Triglops pingelii terraenovae; Triglops pingelii var. subborealis; Triglops terrae-novae
Language: Danish; French; Icelandic; Mandarin Chinese; Norwegian; Russian

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Saguenay - St. Lawrence Marine Park National Marine Conservation Area II 310822 Canada

Prey / Diet

Calanus finmarchicus[1]
Calanus glacialis[1]
Calanus hyperboreus[1]
Diastylis quadrispinosa[2]
Dichelopandalus leptocerus (bristled longbeak)[2]
Eualus pusiolus (doll eualid)[2]
Leptocheirus pinguis[2]
Mallotus villosus (Capelin)[3]
Nothria conchylega[1]
Pandalus borealis (northern shrimp)[2]
Pseudocalanus minutus[1]
Temora longicornis[1]
Themisto libellula[1]
Thysanoessa inermis[1]
Tisbe furcata[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Alca torda (Razorbill)1
Amblyraja hyperborea (Arctic skate)2
Amblyraja radiata (Starry ray)5
Anarhichas lupus (Wolffish)1
Anarhichas minor (Spotted wolf-fish)1
Artediellus atlanticus (Atlantic hookear)1
Atheresthes stomias (Turbot)2
Balaenoptera acutorostrata (Minke Whale)1
Balaenoptera physalus (Fin Whale)1
Bathyraja spinicauda (Spiny-tailed skate)1
Boreogadus saida (Polar cod)1
Brosme brosme (Tusk)1
Careproctus reinhardti (Longfin seasnail)1
Centroscyllium fabricii (Black dogfish)1
Cepphus grylle (Black Guillemot)1
Citharichthys arctifrons (Gulf Stream flounder)1
Dasycottus setiger (Spinyhead sculpin)1
Delphinapterus leucas (Beluga)1
Dipturus batis (Blue skate)1
Dipturus laevis (Barndoor skate)1
Etmopterus spinax (Black centrina)1
Gadus chalcogrammus (Whiting)1
Gadus macrocephalus (Pacific cod)2
Gadus morhua (rock cod)2
Gaidropsarus argentatus (Treebearded rockling)1
Halichoerus grypus (Gray Seal)1
Hemitripterus bolini (Bigmouth sculpin)1
Hexagrammos stelleri (Greenling)1
Hippoglossina oblonga (Fourspot flounder)1
Hippoglossoides elassodon (Paper sole)1
Hippoglossoides platessoides (American dab)2
Hippoglossus stenolepis (Pacific halibut)2
Larus argentatus (Herring Gull)1
Larus marinus (Great Black-backed Gull)1
Lepophidium profundorum (Fawn cusk-eel)2
Leucoraja erinacea (common skate)3
Limanda ferruginea (rusty flounder)1
Liparis gibbus (Dusky snailfish)1
Lophius americanus (Monkfish)1
Lycodes esmarkii (Esmark's eelpout)1
Lycodes reticulatus (Arctic eelpout)1
Macrourus berglax (smoothspined grenadier)2
Malacoraja senta (Smooth skate)4
Melanogrammus aeglefinus (Smokie)3
Micromesistius poutassou (Poutassou)2
Myoxocephalus octodecemspinosus (Sea raven)1
Ophichthus cruentifer (Snake eel)1
Pagophilus groenlandicus (Harp Seal)2
Phocoena phocoena (Harbor Porpoise)1
Pleuronectes quadrituberculatus (Alaska plaice)1
Pollachius virens (Sillock)2
Pseudopleuronectes americanus (rough flounder)1
Rajella fyllae (Round ray)2
Rajella lintea (Sharp-nosed skate)1
Reinhardtius hippoglossoides (Turbot)1
Rissa tridactyla (Black-legged Kittiwake)1
Scophthalmus aquosus (brill)2
Sebastes mentella (Redfish)1
Stenotomus chrysops (Scup)1
Stercorarius parasiticus (Parasitic Jaeger)1
Uria aalge (Common Murre)1
Urophycis chuss (Squirrel hake)3
Urophycis tenuis (White hake)1
Zoarces americanus (Ocean pout)1

Predators

Amblyraja radiata (Starry ray)[1]
Gadus morhua (rock cod)[1]
Hippoglossoides platessoides (American dab)[1]
Hippoglossus hippoglossus (Halibut)[1]
Melanogrammus aeglefinus (Smokie)[1]
Paralichthys dentatus (fluke)[1]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Caudotestis nicolli[4]
Derogenes varicus[4]
Helicometra plovmornini[4]
Lecithaster gibbosus[4]
Progonus muelleri[4]
Pseudoterranova decipiens[4]

Distribution

Atlantic Ocean; Atlantic, Northeast; Atlantic, Northwest; Canada; Denmark; Faeroe Islands; Faroe Plateau; Greenland; Hudson Bay; Iceland; Iceland Shelf/Sea; Newfoundland-Labrador Shelf; North Atlantic: Cape Cod on the American coast northward to Ungava Bay, Greenland, Iceland, and the Atlantic coast of northern Europe.; North Sea; Northeast U.S. Continental Shelf; Norway; Norwegian Sea; Scotian Shelf; Scotland (UK); Svalbard and Jan Mayen; Sweden; USA (contiguous states); United Kingdom; West Greenland Shelf;

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Citations

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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.
2Food of Northwest Atlantic Fishes and Two Common Species of Squid, Ray E. Bowman, Charles E. Stillwell, William L. Michaels, and Marvin D. Grosslein, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-NE-155 (2000)
3The role of capelin (Mallotus villosus) in the foodweb of the Barents Sea, A. V. Dolgov, ICES Journal of Marine Science, 59: 1034–1045. 2002
4Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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