White barracudina

The White barracudina lives in the bathypelagic, marine, depth range 0 - 2200 m environment.

STATUS - The white barracudina is of significant importance as food for such commmercial species as Atlantic cod, pollock, swordfish, and redfishes. A study noted its abundance along the coast of southwest Greenland. The natives called it "Putorutorsoak," which means of "the big sandeel. More

The sharpchin barracudina resembles the white barracudina, with which it shares the North Atlantic and adjacent Arctic Oceans. More

The white barracudina is distinguished from other species by its pectoral fins, which are shorter than its anal fin, by the teeth on its lower jaw that have smooth rather than ragged edges, and by the presence of scales on its body. More

Fishes • SpeciesArctozenus risso White barracudina - Lussion blanc Notolepsis rissoi krøyeriCharacteristics:• body white, long and flattened • fragile, scale-less• large golden eyes• oblique green pupil• small finsMay be mistaken for: Ammodytes sp. More

Lussion blanc, White barracudina, Notolepis rissoi Source : map derived from the documents cited in the methods section. More

Common names

Band-Barrakudina in German (Deutsch)
Barracudina in English
Barracudina di risso in Italian (Italiano)
Barracudina pintada in Spanish (español)
Barracudine pintade in French (français)
Fals espet de fonera in Catalan (Català)
Hikari-eso in Japanese (日本語)
Liten laksetobis in Norwegian (Norsk)
Litla geirsíli in Icelandic (Íslenska)
Lítla lakstobis in Faroese (Føroyskt)
lussion blanc in French (français)
Mindre Laxtobis in Swedish (Svenska)
Pisci argintinu in Italian (Italiano)
Ribbon barracudina in English
Rissos lakstobis in Danish (dansk)
Skwaran sztyletek in Polish (polski)
Spotted barracudina in English
Štukovcica in Croatian (Hrvatski)
Štukovcica in Croatian (Hrvatski)
white barracudina in English
里氏背鱗魚 in Mandarin Chinese
里氏背鳞鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
長吻北極魣鱈 in Mandarin Chinese
长吻北极魣鳕 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Aulopiformes
Family : Paralepididae
Genus : Arctozenus
Species : Arctozenus risso
Authority : Bonaparte, 1840