Classification / Names
Common names | Synonyms | Catalog of Fishes (gen., sp.) | ITIS | CoL | WoRMS | Cloffa
Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) > Perciformes
(Perch-likes) > Zoarcidae
(Eelpouts) > Zoarcinae
Etymology: Zoarces: Greek, zoarkes, -es = that gives life (Ref. 45335); fedorovi: Name was in honor of the Russian ichthyologist Vladimir Vladimirovich Fedorov who has much contributions towards the study of fish fauna of the Far East seas, particularly the zoarcid systematics.
Environment / Climate / Range
Marine; brackish; benthopelagic; depth range 6 - 10 m (Ref. 74969). Temperate
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?, range 22 - 31.5 cm
Max length : 23.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 74969); 31.5 cm TL (female); max. published weight: 92.00 g (Ref. 74969); max. published weight: 92.00 g
Morphology | Morphometrics
Northwestern Pacific: Known only from the northern part of the Sea of Okhotsk.
Found under stones in the channel of a river during low tide (Ref. 74969). Largest mature individuals caught measure 21.5-31.5 cm TL (Ref. 74969). Viviparous, with variable number of eggs, 4-131 (Ref. 74969).
Viviparous (Ref. 74969). In this species, only the left ovary is developed (Ref. 74969).
Chereshnev, I.A., M.V. Nazarkin and D.A. Chegodaeva, 2007. Zoarces fedorovi sp. nova (Perciformes: Zoarcidae) -- a new species of eelpout from the Taui Bay of the Sea of Okhotsk. J. Ichthyol. 47(8):555-565. (Ref. 74969)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 96402)
CITES (Ref. 94142)
Fisheries: of no interest
ReferencesAquacultureAquaculture profileStrainsGeneticsAllele frequenciesHeritabilityDiseasesProcessingMass conversion
Estimates of some properties based on models
Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82805
= 0.5156 [Uniqueness, from 0.5 = low to 2.0 = high].
Bayesian length-weight: a=0.00102 (0.00046 - 0.00225), b=3.06 (2.88 - 3.24), based on all LWR estimates for this body shape (Ref. 93245
Trophic Level (Ref. 69278
): 3.4 ±0.5 se; Based on size and trophs of closest relatives
Resilience (Ref. 69278
): Low, minimum population doubling time 4.5 - 14 years (Fec = 4-131).
Vulnerability (Ref. 59153
): Moderate vulnerability (39 of 100) .