Ecology

Habitat

Depth range based on 24110 specimens in 5 taxa.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 20788 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): -9 - 1276
  Temperature range (°C): -2.072 - 12.593
  Nitrate (umol/L): 1.417 - 35.524
  Salinity (PPS): 29.776 - 35.519
  Oxygen (ml/l): 1.729 - 7.862
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.262 - 2.806
  Silicate (umol/l): 1.488 - 99.093

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): -9 - 1276

Temperature range (°C): -2.072 - 12.593

Nitrate (umol/L): 1.417 - 35.524

Salinity (PPS): 29.776 - 35.519

Oxygen (ml/l): 1.729 - 7.862

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.262 - 2.806

Silicate (umol/l): 1.488 - 99.093
 
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Associations

Known prey organisms

Anarhichas (Wolffish) preys on:
Crangon
Mysidae
Pandalidae
Decapoda
Gammaridae
Hyperiidae
Isopoda
Cancer
Brachyura
Hydrozoa
Polychaeta
Echinodermata
Ophiuroidea
Ostreoida
Bivalvia
Echinoidea
Urophycis regia

Based on studies in:
USA, Northeastern US contintental shelf (Coastal)

This list may not be complete but is based on published studies.
  • Link J (2002) Does food web theory work for marine ecosystems? Mar Ecol Prog Ser 230:1–9
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Known predators

Anarhichas (Wolffish) is prey of:
Urophycis chuss
Gadidae
Melanogrammus aeglefinus
Hemitripterus americanus
Leucoraja erinacea
Amblyraja radiata
Squalus acanthias
Lophius americanus

Based on studies in:
USA, Northeastern US contintental shelf (Coastal)

This list may not be complete but is based on published studies.
  • Link J (2002) Does food web theory work for marine ecosystems? Mar Ecol Prog Ser 230:1–9
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Molecular Biology and Genetics

Molecular Biology

Statistics of barcoding coverage

Barcode of Life Data Systems (BOLD) Stats
Specimen Records:56
Specimens with Sequences:52
Specimens with Barcodes:49
Species:5
Species With Barcodes:5
Public Records:38
Public Species:5
Public BINs:4
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Wikipedia

Anarhichas

Anarhichas is a genus of wolffishes native to the northern Atlantic and Pacific oceans.

Species

There are currently four recognized species in this genus:[1]

References

  1. ^ Froese, Rainer, and Daniel Pauly, eds. (2012). Species of Anarhichas in FishBase. December 2012 version.
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