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Name - Cottus gobio Linnaeus 1758

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Variants and Synonyms

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Reported Taxonomic Hierarchies

Animalia (Kingdom)
Chordata (Phylum)
Vertebrata (Subphylum)
Pisces (Group)
Osteichthyes (Group)
Cottidae (Family)


Recent Publications

  • Taxonomic diversity of European Cottus with description of eight new species (Teleostei: Cottidae).
  • Morphological variation in bullhead, Cottus gobio Linnaeus, 1758 (Cottidae).
  • Molecular data reveal distinct phylogenetic position of Cottus metae, establish its distribution range, and invalidate the species status of C. scaturigo.
  • A Review of Sculpins (COTTOIDEI) of Middle Asia with a Revalidation of the Species Cottus jaxartensis and Description of a New Species Cottus nudus sp. nova.

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