Rahul Sharma (Editor)

Anarhichas

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on Reddit
Kingdom  Animalia
Scientific name  Anarhichas
Higher classification  Anarhichadidae
Order  Perciformes
Family  Anarhichadidae
Phylum  Chordata
Rank  Genus
Anarhichas httpsuploadwikimediaorgwikipediacommonsthu

Lower classifications  Atlantic wolffish, Spotted wolffish, Northern wolffish, Bering wolffish

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

Contents

Havskatt anarhichas lupus wolf fish


Species

There are currently four recognized species in this genus:

  • Anarhichas denticulatus Krøyer, 1845 (Northern wolffish)
  • Anarhichas lupus Linnaeus, 1758 (Atlantic wolffish)
  • Anarhichas minor Ólafsson, 1772 (Spotted wolffish)
  • Anarhichas orientalis Pallas, 1814 (Bering wolffish)
  • References

    Anarhichas Wikipedia