Taxon profile


Black Cod
Paranotothenia magellanica (Forster, 1801)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Nototheniidae - notothens »  genus Paranotothenia

Scientific synonyms

Gadus magellanicus Forster, 1801
Notothenia magellanica (Forster, 1801)
Notothenia macrocephalus Günther, 1860
Notothenia maoriensis Haast, 1873

Other names

= Blue Notothenia
= Magellanic Rockcod
= Maori Cod
= Maori Chief

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [7051]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/19763]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Paranotothenia magellanica (Forster, 1801)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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