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Myoxocephalus stelleri (Frog sculpin; Steller's sculpin)

Synonyms: Cottus decastrensis; Cottus marmoratus; Myoxocephalus incitus; Myoxocephalus raninus
Language: Japanese; Korean; Mandarin Chinese; Russian

Wikipedia Abstract

Myoxocephalus stelleri, also known as Steller's sculpin or the frog sculpin, is a species of sculpin in the fish family Cottidae. The species is native to the northern Pacific, from the Aleutian Islands to the Sea of Okhotsk and the Sea of Japan. Described by Wilhelm Gottlieb Tilesius von Tilenau in 1811, it is the type species of the genus Myoxocephalus.
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Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Sikhote-Alinskiy Biosphere Reserve 978001 Russia  

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Bothriocephalus scorpii[1]
Genolinea laticauda[1]
Hemiurus levinseni[1]
Lepidapedon elongatum[1]
Neophasis oculata[1]
Progonus muelleri[1]

Distribution

Alaska (USA); Arctic Ocean; Beaufort Sea; Chukchi Sea; East Bering Sea; Japan; Korea, Republic of; Kuroshio Current; Northwest Pacific: northern Japan to the western Bering Sea.; Pacific Ocean; Pacific, Northeast; Pacific, Northwest; Russian Federation; Sea of Japan; Sea of Okhotsk; West Bering Sea;

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1Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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