Common name of Melanogrammus aeglefinus
Common name Eglefin
Language French
Type FAO old
Official trade name No
Rank 4 - (Less common name)
Country France
Ref. FAO-FIES, 2022
Life stage juveniles and adults
Sex females and males
1st modifier
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Remarks 'Eglefin' from Middle Dutch 'schelvisch' and Old French 'esclevis' replaced by 'esclefin, aiglefin, ├Ęglefin' with the root word 'aigre', from Latin slang 'acrus' from Latin 'acer, acris', i.e., acrid, bitter, pungent, sour (p. 17 in Ref. 9404). Also Ref. 171, 56807, 95632.
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