Species: Gadus morhua Linnaeus, 1758

Scientific name Gadus morhua Linnaeus, 1758
Synonyms Gadus callarias
English name atlantic cod
French name cabillaud, morue
Dutch name kabeljauw
German name Kabeljau


Not all species have been illustrated yet. Should you own high quality photos, please send them by means of the photo page.

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Protection status and Red List
North Sea
red list: No threat
red list: No threat
IUCN Red List: VU (ver. 2.3, 1996)

North Sea indigenous (1a)
Habitat marine
Reference Rappé & Eneman 1986. Zeevissen van de Belgische kust
BeRMS / WoRMS Belgian Register of Marine Species / World Register of Marine Species

Recent sightings on observations.be