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Ctenolabrus rupestris (Rock cook; Goldsinny-wrasse; Goldsinny wrasse; Gold-sinny; Goldsinny; Goldsinny-wrass)

Synonyms: Labrus rupestris
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Wikipedia Abstract

The goldsinny wrasse (Ctenolabrus rupestris) is a species of wrasse native to the eastern Atlantic Ocean, the Mediterranean Sea, and the Black Sea where they inhabit weedy, rocky reefs at depths from 1 to 50 m (3.3 to 164.0 ft), though rarely below 20 m (66 ft). This species is the only known member of its genus.
View Wikipedia Record: Ctenolabrus rupestris

Attributes

Maximum Longevity [1]  8 years

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Ascrib, Isay and Dunvegan 6388 Scotland, United Kingdom
Berwickshire and North Northumberland Coast 160731 England/Scotland, United Kingdom  
Cardigan Bay/ Bae Ceredigion 236876 Wales, United Kingdom
Clogwyni Pen Llyn/ Seacliffs of Lleyn 2591 Wales, United Kingdom
Fal and Helford 15785 England, United Kingdom    
Firth of Lorn 51830 Scotland, United Kingdom
Flamborough Head 15597 England, United Kingdom  
Isle of May 882 Scotland, United Kingdom
Isle of Portland to Studland Cliffs 3577 England, United Kingdom
Isles of Scilly Complex 66350 England, United Kingdom    
Karadagskiy Zapovednik Nature Zapovednik 13876 Ukraine  
Limestone Coast of South West Wales/ Arfordir Calchfaen de Orllewin Cymru 3940 Wales, United Kingdom  
Lizard Point 34565 England, United Kingdom    
Loch Creran 3030 Scotland, United Kingdom  
Loch nam Madadh 5734 Scotland, United Kingdom
Lochs Duich, Long and Alsh Reefs 5883 Scotland, United Kingdom  
Luce Bay and Sands 120487 Scotland, United Kingdom
Lundy 7573 England, United Kingdom  
Lyme Bay and Torbay 77215 England, United Kingdom
Moray Firth 373987 Scotland, United Kingdom  
North Harris 32450 Scotland, United Kingdom
Pembrokeshire Marine/ Sir Benfro Forol 341177 Wales, United Kingdom  
Pen Llyn a`r Sarnau/ Lleyn Peninsula and the Sarnau 360832 Wales, United Kingdom
Plymouth Sound and Estuaries 15820 England, United Kingdom
Solent Maritime 27985 England, United Kingdom
South Hams 320 England, United Kingdom  
South Wight Maritime 49082 England, United Kingdom
St Kilda 62932 Scotland, United Kingdom    
Start Point to Plymouth Sound & Eddystone 84204 England, United Kingdom  
Sunart 25320 Scotland, United Kingdom
Taynish and Knapdale Woods 2388 Scotland, United Kingdom
Tintagel–Marsland–Clovelly Coast 6004 England, United Kingdom  
Y Fenai a Bae Conwy/ Menai Strait and Conwy Bay 65440 Wales, United Kingdom  

Prey / Diet

Caprella linearis[2]
Caprella septentrionalis[2]
Carcinus maenas (green crab)[3]
Circeis spirillum[3]
Crangon crangon (common shrimp)[2]
Galathea intermedia[3]
Galathea strigosa (Squat lobster)[3]
Gobiesox daedaleus[3]
Gobiusculus flavescens (Two-spotted goby)[2]
Harmothoe impar[3]
Hiatella arctica (Arctic hiatella)[3]
Laeospira corallinae[3]
Lanice conchilega (schelpkokerworm)[3]
Liocarcinus holsatus (flying crab)[2]
Littorina littorea (Common periwinkle)[3]
Macropipus depurator[2]
Metis ignea[3]
Microdeutopus gryllotalpa[2]
Modiolus modiolus (Kurile horsemussel)[2]
Modiolus sacculifer (bag horsemussel)[3]
Mytilus edulis (Blue mussel)[2]
Necora puber (velvet crab)[3]
Patella pellucida (blue-rayed limpet)[3]
Patella vulgata (Limpet)[3]
Pherusa plumosa (Bart-Borstenwurm)[3]
Pomatoschistus minutus (freckled goby)[2]
Spirobranchus triqueter (Dreikantröhrenwurm)[3]
Spirorbis spirorbis (spirorbe boréal)[3]
Temora longicornis[3]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Bothus podas (Wide-eyed flounder)1
Calidris canutus (Red Knot)1
Calidris maritima (Purple Sandpiper)1
Carcinus maenas (green crab)2
Caretta caretta (Loggerhead)1
Chelidonichthys obscurus (Shining gurnard)1
Clangula hyemalis (Oldsquaw)1
Crossaster papposus (spiny sun star, common sun star)1
Delphinus delphis (Short-beaked Saddleback Dolphin)1
Gadus morhua (rock cod)3
Gobius niger (Black goby)2
Haematopus ostralegus (Eurasian Oystercatcher)1
Larus argentatus (Herring Gull)1
Lepidochelys kempii (Atlantic Ridley, Kemp’s Ridley Seaturtle)1
Lepidorhombus boscii (Whiff)1
Liparis liparis (striped seasnail)1
Merlangius merlangus (Whiting)2
Mullus barbatus (red mullet)1
Mullus surmuletus (Red mullet)1
Myoxocephalus scorpius (Short-spined sea scorpion)1
Numenius arquata (Eurasian Curlew)1
Octopus vulgaris (common octopus)2
Pagellus acarne (Spanish seabream)1
Platichthys flesus (North Atlantic flounder)1
Pleuronectes platessa (European plaice)1
Pollachius pollachius (Pollock)2
Pollachius virens (Sillock)2
Pomadasys incisus (Bastard grunt)1
Pomatoschistus microps (Common goby)1
Pomatoschistus minutus (freckled goby)1
Raja brachyura (Blond ray)1
Raja clavata (Roker)1
Raja montagui (Homelyn ray)1
Raja undulata (Painted ray)1
Rhinobatos rhinobatos (Mediterranean longnose)1
Rutilus rutilus (Roach)1
Scorpaena porcus (Black scorpion fish)1
Somateria mollissima (Common Eider)1
Somateria spectabilis (King Eider)1
Spinachia spinachia (fifteenspine stickleback)1
Tautoga onitis (Tautog)1
Tautogolabrus adspersus (Sea perch)2
Trisopterus capelanus (Poor cod)2

Predators

Phalacrocorax carbo (Great Cormorant)[4]
Pollachius pollachius (Pollock)[5]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Anisakis simplex[6]
Ascaris cynaedi <Unverified Name>[6]
Bucephalus marinus[6]
Cardiocephalus longicollis[6]
Contracaecum osculatum[6]
Contracaecum septentrionale <Unverified Name>[6]
Corynosoma semerme[6]
Cosmocephalus obvelatus <Unverified Name>[6]
Cryptocotyle lingua[6]
Derogenes varicus[6]
Echinorhynchus gadi[6]
Gaevskajatrema perezi[6]
Galactosomum lacteum[6]
Grillotia erinaceus[6]
Helicometra fasciata[6]
Lecithaster gibbosus[6]
Lecithochirium rufoviride[6]
Macvicaria alacris[6]
Microcotyle donavini[6]
Paracuaria adunca <Unverified Name>[6]
Proctoeces maculatus[6]
Zoogonus rubellus[6]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

    Maps
Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Artis Zoo
London Aquarium
Oceanario de Lisboa
Universeum Science Center
Virginia Aquarium&Marine Science Ctr
Zoo am Meer Bremerhaven GmbH
Zoological Society of London

Distribution

Aegean Sea; Albania; Algeria; Atlantic Ocean; Atlantic, Eastern Central; Atlantic, Northeast; Baltic Sea; Belgium; Black Sea; Bosnia and Herzegovina; Bulgaria; Canary Current; Cantabrian Sea; Celtic-Biscay Shelf; Croatia; Cyprus; Denmark; Eastern Atlantic: Norway to Morocco. Also known from the Mediterranean and Black Sea.; Egypt; England and Wales (UK); France; Galician Shelf; Germany, Fed. Rep.; Gibraltar; Greece; Iberian Coastal; Ireland; Isle of Man; Israel; Italy; Lebanon; Libyan Arab Jamahiriya; Malta; Mediterranean Sea; Mediterranean and Black Sea; Monaco; Morocco; Netherlands; North Sea; Northern Ireland; Norway; Norwegian Sea; Poland; Portugal; Romania; Scotland (UK); Sea of Marmara; Serbia and Montenegro; Slovenia; Spain; Sweden; Syrian Arab Republic; Tunisia; Turkey; Ukraine; United Kingdom;

Photos

Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Frimpong, E.A., and P. L. Angermeier. 2009. FishTraits: a database of ecological and life-history traits of freshwater fishes of the United States. Fisheries 34:487-495. 2Dietary composition and the potential of food competition between 0-group cod (Gadus morhua L.) and some other fish species in the littoral zone, Karen Fjøsne and Jakob Gjøsæter, ICES Journal of Marine Science, 53: 757–770. 1996 3Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics. 4Annual Variation in Diet of Breeding Great Cormorants: Does it Reflect Varying Recruitment of Gadoids?, SVEIN-HÅKON LORENTSEN, DAVID GRÉMILLET AND GEIR HÅVARD NYMOEN, Waterbirds 27(2): 161-169, 2004 5PRELIMINARY REPORT FROM A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF THE DIET OF FOUR GADOID FISHES IN A FJORD OF WESTERN NORWAY, A.G. Vea Salvanes, International Council for the Exploration of the Sea, C.M. 1986/G: 71, Demersal Fish Committee 6Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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