Merluccius merluccius, Cornish salmon, European hake, hake, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Merluccius merluccius, Cornish salmon, European hake, hake, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Merluccius merluccius

Merluccius merluccius Description

First vertebra and neural spine attached to skull. Vertebrae between 50 and 52. Dorsal spines: 0; Dorsal soft rays: 43 to 51; Anal soft rays: 36 to 40. Inside of mouth and branchial cavity black. Second dorsal and anal fins notched.

Merluccius merluccius Common Names

  • Cornish salmon, European hake, hake

Merluccius merluccius Taxonomic Structure

What type of species is Merluccius merluccius? Below, you will find the taxonomic groups the Merluccius merluccius species belongs to.

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Merluccius merluccius, marine species closely related

Merluccius merluccius, distinctive physical characteristics

How to identify Merluccius merluccius marine species? Below, you will find the list of main identification criteria and physical characteristics of marine species Merluccius merluccius. For each identification criteria, the corresponding physical characteristics of marine species Merluccius merluccius are marked in green.

Merluccius merluccius, geographic distribution

Where is Merluccius merluccius found in the world? Below, you will find the list and a world map of the geographic distribution where the marine species Merluccius merluccius can be found.

There is no photo/diving site associated to this marine animal

Merluccius merluccius, underwater photographers

Which photographers have photos of Merluccius merluccius species? Below, you will find the list of underwater photographers and their photos of the marine species Merluccius merluccius.