Deep-water Cape hake

The Deep-water Cape hake lives in the bathydemersal, non-migratory, marine, depth range 200 - 1000 m , usually 400 - m environment.

The deep-water Cape hake lives close to the bottomat continental slope depths from 200 m to at least 850 m, occurring generally deeper in the north (450 m or more) than in the south (300 to 350 m).Females grow faster than males. More

The deep-water Cape hake, Merluccius paradoxus, is one of two hake species found ... 3 Animal Pictures Archive: Animal Photo Album - Merluccius ... View over 200,000 images of insects mammals reptiles fishes ... More

The deep-water Cape hake, Merluccius paradoxus, is one of two hake species found off South Africa and Namibia. In the past it was assumed that there were separate stocks of M. More

Common names

Deep water hake in English
Deep-water Cape hake in English
deepwater cape hake in English
deepwater hake in English
Diepwater stokvis in Afrikaans
Diepwater-stokvis in Afrikaans
Dybvandskulmule in Danish (dansk)
Hake in English
Kulmule in Danish (dansk)
Marmota in Portuguese (Português)
Marmota Blumenbach, 1779 in Portuguese (Português)
Merlu du large du Cap in French (français)
Merlu du large du Cape in French (français)
Merlu profond in French (français)
Merluza de altura del Cabo in Spanish (español)
Merluza de cantil in Spanish (español)
Morszczuk atlantycki in Polish (polski)
pescada in Portuguese (Português)
Pescada-do-sudoeste-africano in Portuguese (Português)
Seehecht in German (Deutsch)
Stokvis in Afrikaans
Stokvis in Dutch (Nederlands)
Tiefenwasser-kapseechecht in German (Deutsch)
深水无须鳕 in Mandarin Chinese
深水無鬚鱈 in Mandarin Chinese

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Order : Gadiformes
Family : Merlucciidae
Genus : Merluccius
Species : Merluccius paradoxus
Authority : Franca, 1960