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  Cods and haddocks (Gadidae) - MavicaNET
Young move into shallow waters in summer and fall, whereas adults usually stay in deeper waters.
The Family Gadidae contains these Genera: Arctogadus, Boreogadus, Brosme, Gadus, Gadiculus, Eleginus, Lota, Melanogrammus, Merlangius, Microgadus, Micromesistius, Microgadus, Molva, Pollachius, Theragra, Trisopterus.
This file contains a systematic overview of Gadidae, featuring links to books, other pages on the web about Gadidae, pictures etc. Common names in different languages may be also available as well as a short dutch description to the taxon.
www.mavicanet.com /directory/nor/24913.html   (196 words)

  
  Highbeam Encyclopedia - Search Results for (gadus
Large and economically important marine fish (Gadus morhua, family Gadidae) found on both sides of the North Atlantic, usually near the bottom in cold water.
The cod family (Gadidae) comprises many genera and species, in particular the North Atlantic Gadus morhua, of great commercial importance as a food fish and as a source of cod liver oil.
Gadidae (cod, haddock; superorder Paracanthopterygii, order Gadiformes) A family of marine fish found in cold to temperate waters.
www.encyclopedia.com /SearchResults.aspx?Q=(gadus   (753 words)

  
  NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Gadidae   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Gadidae is a family of marine fish, included in the order Gadiformes.
Of this total, 95% was contributed by the Gadidae (cods and their relatives), followed by the merlucciids, the macrourids, and morids.
The best-known family, the Gadidae, comprises 60 species that live in northern seas, where cod, haddock, pollock, and hake form the basis for extensive commercial fisheries.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Gadidae   (261 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Gadidae   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Gadidae, Ciliata Couch, 1832 (Fiches d'identification du plancton) by Necla Demir (Unknown Binding - 1986)
Gadidae of the palaeogene-neogene from the USSR (Trudy Paleontologicheskogo instituta) by Viktor Fedorovich Fedotov (Unknown Binding - 1976)
Revision of the Arctic cod genus, Arctogadus (Pisces, Gadidae) (Meddelelser om Grønland, udg.
www.amazon.com /s?ie=UTF8&keywords=Gadidae&index=blended&page=1   (899 words)

  
 Cod - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
Cod is the common name for the genus Gadus of fish, belonging to the family Gadidae, and is also used in the common name of a variety of other fishes.
Cod is a popular food fish with a mild flavor, low fat content, and a dense white flesh that flakes easily.
Haddock and whiting belong in the same family, the Gadidae, as cod.
www.arikah.com /encyclopedia/Cod   (1060 words)

  
 Cod
Cod is the common name for the genus Gadus of fishes, belonging to the family Gadidae, and is also used in the common name of a variety of other fishes.
Many of these are members of the family Gadidae, and several were formerly classified in genus Gadus; others are members of three related families whose names include the word "cod", the Morid cods, Moridae (100 or so species), the Eel cods, Muraenolepididae (4 species), the Eucla cod (Euclichthyidae) (1 species).
The Tadpole cod family (Ranicipitidae) has now been absorbed within Gadidae.
www.teachtime.com /en/wikipedia/c/co/cod.html   (537 words)

  
 COD. The Columbia Encyclopedia: Sixth Edition. 2000   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The cods include the hake and the haddock, all found in the N Atlantic and Pacific.
More slender than the cod, they are strong swimmers, preying on crustaceans and small fish.
Cods are classified in the phylum Chordata, subphylum Vertebrata, class Osteichthyes, order Gadiformes, family Gadidae.
www.bartleby.com /aol/65/co/cod.html   (415 words)

  
 Cod
Cod, common name for FISHES of class Actinopterygii, order Gadiformes, family Gadidae.
Fishes recently removed from the family Gadidae include cusk, burbot, rocklings and lings (now family Lotidae) and hakes (now family Phycidae).
Cods have elongate bodies, large heads with strong mouths and 3 dorsal and 2 anal fins (with the exception of Raniceps raninus of the eastern North Atlantic with single, long dorsal and anal fins).
www.canadianencyclopedia.ca /index.cfm?PgNm=TCE&Params=A1ARTA0001733   (435 words)

  
 Cod -- Fish
Gadidae, and is also used in the common name of a variety of other fishes.
Cod is a popular food fish with a mild flavor, low fat content, and a dense white flesh that flakes easily.
Many of these are members of the family Gadidae, and several were formerly classified in genus Gadus; others are members of three related families whose names include the word "cod", the
www.edinformatics.com /culinaryarts/food_encyclopedia/cod_fish.htm   (401 words)

  
 The Probert Encyclopaedia - Animals And Plants (F-G)
Fusus is a genus of gasteropodous molluscs nearly allied to Murex with a spindle-shaped univalve shell.
Gadidae is a family of malacopterous fish including the cod, ling and haddock.
The gadwall (Anas strepera) is a species of duck.
www.vets.com /questionmanager/encyclopaedia/ency1/B4.HTM   (8725 words)

  
 Fish ID Guide   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The family Gadidae is a large family with 15 species in 12 genera known from the European seas (Costello et al.
Due to the extensive feeding and spawning movements of many of the species within the family, they are widely distributed around the cold northern hemisphere waters that they appear to prefer.
The Gadidae are one of the most important food fish groups in the North Atlantic (Whitehead et al.
www.ecoserve.ie /projects/aces/codfamily.html   (140 words)

  
 Define gadidae - Definition of gadidae from Free-Online-Dictionary.org   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Case Study It is particularly hard to define the exact line of the EEZ, and thus whether or not the EC...
Cod biology The cod is grouped within the family Gadidae together with haddock, whiting, saithe, and...
Pollock, hake, and cod are Gadiforms in the families Gadidae and Moridae.
www.free-online-dictionary.org /define-gadidae.html   (368 words)

  
 Cod   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Other families in the order are also known as cod, such as the deep-sea cod of the family Moridae, but the best-known and most commercially important cod is the Atlantic cod, Gadus morhua, of the Gadidae.
Cod live chiefly in cold or temperate northern seas, at depths of 180 to 360 m (600 to 1200 ft), and undertake long migrations.
Other commercially important species of the Gadidae include the pollack, Pollachium virens; the Pacific cod, G. macrocephalus, greatly valued by the Japanese; the haddock, Melanogrammus aeglefinus; and the tomcod genus, Microgadus.
www.cartage.org.lb /en/themes/Sciences/Zoology/ClassesFish/Cod/Cod.htm   (371 words)

  
 Maine Cod, Gadidae and Atlantic Cod Information Portal @ MaineCod.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Atlantic cod, Gadus morhua, is a well-known North Carolina belonging to the family Gadidae.
In the western Gadidae cod has a distribution north of IUCN, Encyclopedia, and round both coasts of Top Pages; in the eastern Atlantic it is found from the Atlantic Cod Encyclopedia north to the dorsal, including the Gadiformes, areas around
Gadidae - A simple recipe for fish baked in milk with almost no fat.
www.mainecod.com   (871 words)

  
 Living Landscapes
Distribution of cod (Gadidae) in the Columbia Basin
Burbot is the only member of the cod family that has adapted to a purely freshwater existence.
The caudal fin is rounded and the pelvic fins are placed ahead of the pectoral fins.
www.livinglandscapes.bc.ca /cbasin/peter_myles/nat_gadidae.html   (313 words)

  
 Columbia Encyclopedia - cod - AOL Research & Learn
The cods include the hake and the haddock, all found in the N Atlantic and Pacific.
More slender than the cod, they are strong swimmers, preying on crustaceans and small fish.
Cods are classified in the phylum Chordata, subphylum Vertebrata, class Osteichthyes, order Gadiformes, family Gadidae.
reference.aol.com /columbia/_a/cod/20051205221909990028   (480 words)

  
 COD : Encyclopedia Entry
Cod is the common name for the genus Gadus of fish, belonging to the family Gadidae, and is also used in the common name of a variety of other fishes.
Many of these are members of the family Gadidae, and several were formerly classified in genus Gadus; others are members of three related families whose names include the word "cod": the morid cods, Moridae (100 or so species); the eel cods, Muraenolepididae (4 species); and the Eucla cod, Euclichthyidae (1 species).
Haddock and whiting belong in the same family, the Gadidae, as cod.
www.bibleocean.com /OmniDefinition/Cod   (1237 words)

  
 Publications of Rob C. Peters anc co-workers: Solitary Chemoreceotpr Cells in fishes (rocklings)
Chemosensory and tactile nerve responses from the anterior dorsal fin of a rockling, Gaidropsarus vulgaris (Gadidae, Teleostei).
Solitary chemoreceptor cells of Ciliata mustela (Gadidae, Teleostei) are tuned to mucoid stimuli.
A chemoreceptive function for the anterior dorsal fin in rocklings (Gaidropsarus and Ciliata : Teleostei: Gadidae).
www.bio.uu.nl /~rcpeters/Publications/SCC.html   (121 words)

  
 Research
The Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua) is one of 59 species of the family Gadidae.
Haddock (Melanogrammus aeglefinus) is a member of the family gadidae, which includes cod (Gadus morhua).
Both cod and haddock are groundfish, in that they are associated with the ocean floor.
www.umaine.edu /aquaculture/research.htm   (305 words)

  
 Codfish - info and games
Cod is the common name for the genus Gadus of fish, belonging to the family Gadidae, and is also used in the common name of a variety of other fishes.
We Are Family: Cod forms part of the common name of many other fish no longer classified in the genus Gadus.
Many of these are members of the family Gadidae, and several were formerly classified in genus Gadus; others are members of three related families whose names include the word "cod": the morid cods, Moridae (100 or so species); the eel cods, Muraenolepididae (4 species); and the Eucla cod, Euclichthyidae (1 species).
www.sheppardsoftware.com /content/animals/animals/fish/codfish.htm   (347 words)

  
 Indexing Initiative Prototype   (Site not responding. Last check: )
(Nematoda: cystidicolidae) from the fishes Parona signata (Carangidae) and Urophycis brasiliensis (Gadidae) in the southwestern Atlantic.
AB - The taxonomic position of Cystidicola marina Szidat, 1961 is revised, based on the re-examination of type and new specimens collected from the type host, Urophycis brasiliensis (Gadidae), and a new host, Parona signata (Carangidae), in the southwestern Atlantic.
The species is redescribed and transferred to Ascarophis as A. marina n.
ii.nlm.nih.gov /Demo/Citations/98026111.html   (180 words)

  
 The comparative feeding mechanism of gadidae and macrouridae. I. Functional morphology of the feeding apparatus.
The comparative feeding mechanism of gadidae and macrouridae.
The comparative feeding apparatus of Gadidae and Macrouridae has been studied from a functional point of view.
Some important modifications in macrourid species in comparison with the gadid ones were found: rostral end of the cranium, rostral ligaments and disposition of the jaw muscles.
www.medscape.com /medline/abstract/689350   (189 words)

  
 Highbeam Encyclopedia - Search Results for burbot
It is the only freshwater fish of the cod family.
Typically, the pelvic fins are located far forward, ahead of the...
member of the large family Gadidae, comprising commercially important food fishes.
www.encyclopedia.com /SearchResults.aspx?Q=burbot   (574 words)

  
 Cod information - Search.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The tadpole cod family (Ranicipitidae) has now been absorbed within Gadidae.
Some fish that do not have 'cod' in their names are sometimes sold as cod.
Haddock and whiting belong in the same family, the Gadidae, as cod.
domainhelp.search.com /reference/Cod   (1283 words)

  
 Eschmeyer References by Family
Nielsen, J. and Jensen, J. Revision of the Arctic cod genus, *Arctogadus* (Pisces, Gadidae).
Vasil'eva, E. Morphological divergence of two species of gadid fishes *Eleginus navaga* and *E. gracilis* (Gadidae), with disjunctive area.
In: Annotated Check-List of Cyclotomata and Fishes of the continental waters of Russia.
www.fishbase.org /Eschmeyer/EschRefFamily.cfm?Family=Gadidae   (2502 words)

  
 Molecular Systematics of codfish   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Codfish and their relatives (family Gadidae) represent some of the most commercially important species of fish, yet their systematics and evolutionary origins are relatively poorly understood.
Molecular phylogenetic analysis of relationships among 14 species of gadine fishes indicate that the three Pacific species of gadids represent simultaneous invasions of the Pacific Basin from separate phylogenetic lineages.
Work in progress concerns the systematic relationships and morphological evolution of gadines and their closest relatives, the lotines (including the freshwater burbot, Lota lota) and phycine hakes, and the relationships of the Gadidae with other Gadiform families.
www.mun.ca /biology/scarr/Gadine_systematics.htm   (287 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - cod Information
Any of various marine fishes of the family Gadidae, especially Gadus morhua, an important food fish of northern Atlantic waters.
Any fish of the family Gadidae, especially the Atlantic cod Gadus morhua, found in the North Atlantic and Baltic.
It is brown to grey with spots, with a white underbelly, and can grow to 1.5 m/5 ft in length.
www.allrefer.com /cod   (283 words)

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