Taxon profile


Montagu's Sea Snail
Liparis montagui (Donovan, 1804)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Scorpaeniformes - scorpionfishes and flatheads »  family Liparidae »  genus Liparis

Scientific synonyms

Cyclopterus montagui Donovan, 1804
Liparis montagui annulatus Collett, 1879
Liparis ekstromii Malm, 1865
Cyclopterus gobius Nilsson, 1832
Liparis maculatus Malm, 1865
Liparis montagui obscurus Collett, 1879
Liparis montagui pictus Collett, 1879
Liparis montagui principalis Collett, 1879
Liparis montagui striatus Collett, 1879

Other names

= Montague’s Seasnail
= Montague’s Snailfish
= Montague’s Sucker

Least Concern LC


Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [1379]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/15121]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Liparis montagui (Donovan, 1804)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CZ Hanel L., Plíštil J., Novák J. (2011): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces). 7. Paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii) Kostnatí (Neopterygii) [Ropušnicotvaří (Scorpaeniformes) – ostnoploutví (Perciformes) – Percoidei], Národní muzeum (zoologické oddělení), Praha, 148 str. [as Liparis montagui (Donovan, 1804)]
Data retrieved on: 19 August 2019

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