Common name of Lota lota
Common name Burbot
Language English
Type Vernacular
Official trade name No
Rank 3 - (Other common name)
Country Canada
Ref. Cohen, D.M., T. Inada, T. Iwamoto and N. Scialabba, 1990
Life stage juveniles and adults
Sex females and males
Core habitat/ecology
1st modifier
2nd modifier
Remarks 'burbot', from Middle English 'borbot' from Middle French 'bourbotte' from 'bourbeter', i.e., to follow in the mud (Ref. 27888). Also cited in Ref. 27545.
Entered by Luna, Susan M.
Modified by Sampang-Reyes, Arlene G.
Checked by Garilao, Cristina V.
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