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Atlantic wolffish (Anarhichas lupus)

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Atlantic wolffish
(Anarhichas lupus)
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Status
ESA Species of Concern - Georges Bank & western Gulf of Maine

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Anarhichadidae
Genus: Anarhichas
Species: lupus

Key Documents
(All documents are in PDF format.)

Title Federal Register Date
NMFS Finds Listing Under the Endangered Species Act (ESA) is Not Warranted 74 FR 57436 11/06/2009
90-Day Finding on a Petition to List Atlantic Wolffish Under the ESA 74 FR 249 01/05/2009
Species of Concern Fact Sheet: Detailed n/a 05/11/2009
n/a 05/17/2007

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