Animalia > Chordata > Actinopterygii > Gadiformes > Macrouridae > Macrourus > Macrourus berglax

Macrourus berglax (smoothspined grenadier; Smooth-spined grenadier; Roughhead grenadier; Onion-eye grenadier; Onion eye)

Synonyms: Coryphaenoides berglax; Macrourus fabricii; Macrurus fabricii
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Wikipedia Abstract

Macrourus berglax, the roughhead grenadier or onion-eye grenadier, is a species of marine ray-finned fish in the family Macrouridae. It is a deep-water fish found in the Atlantic Ocean.
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Female Maturity [1]  14 years 9 months
Maximum Longevity [1]  25 years

Prey / Diet

Prey / Diet Overlap




Atlantic Ocean; Atlantic, Northeast; Atlantic, Northwest; Bear Seamount; Canada; East Greenland Shelf/Sea; Faeroe Islands; Faroe Plateau; Greenland; Iceland; Iceland Shelf/Sea; Ireland; Newfoundland-Labrador Shelf; North Atlantic: Norfolk Canyon and George Bank north to Labrador, Davis Strait, eastern and western Greenland, Iceland, and from the Irish Atlantic slope north to Faeroe Islands, Norwegian coast, to Spitzbergen, and to the Barents Sea.; Northeast U.S. Continental Shelf; Norway; Norwegian Sea; Scotian Shelf; Svalbard and Jan Mayen; USA (contiguous states); United Kingdom; West Greenland Shelf;

External References



Attributes / relations provided by
1Frimpong, E.A., and P. L. Angermeier. 2009. FishTraits: a database of ecological and life-history traits of freshwater fishes of the United States. Fisheries 34:487-495.
2Feeding Habits of Fish Species Distributed on the Grand Bank, Concepción González1, Xabier Paz, Esther Román, and María Hermida, NAFO SCR Doc. 06/31, Serial No. N5251 (2006)
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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