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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCongridae 
AphiaID: 125427

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorActinopterygii (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnguilliformes (Order)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnguilliformes
Sources  basis of record van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorgarden eelsUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorconger eels  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhavålfamilien  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhavålfamilien  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhavsålar  [details]
Direct child
taxa (66)

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 Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBathymyrinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAriosoma Swainson, 1838
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathymyrus Alcock, 1890
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChiloconger
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKenyaconger
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParabathymyrus
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParaconger Kanazawa, 1961
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlloconger Jordan & Hubbs, 1925 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAriosoma Swainson, 1838
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnago accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAriosoma Swainson, 1838
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAriosome accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAriosoma Swainson, 1838
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHelmichthys accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAriosoma Swainson, 1838
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiosoma accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphisoma Swainson, 1839 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAriosoma Swainson, 1838
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphisoma Swainson, 1839 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAriosoma Swainson, 1838
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCongrinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcromycter Smith & Kanazawa, 1977
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArisoma
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBassanago
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathycongrus Ogilby, 1898
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathyuroconger Fowler, 1934
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlachea
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCastleichthys
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConger Bosc (ex Cuvier), 1817
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCongrhynchus
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCongriscus
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCongrosoma
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiploconger
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathophis Kaup, 1860
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJaponoconger
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLumiconger
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocephenchelys
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoeciloconger Günther, 1872
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPromyllantor
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudophichthys Roule, 1915
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhynchoconger Jordan & Hubbs, 1925
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScalanago
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUroconger Kaup, 1856
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXenomystax
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroconger accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConger Bosc (ex Cuvier), 1817
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtopichthys accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlbula Scopoli, 1777
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBassinago accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBassanago
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathycongrellus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPromyllantor
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCongermuraena accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAriosoma Swainson, 1838
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCongrellus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAriosoma Swainson, 1838
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCongrina accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathycongrus Ogilby, 1898
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCongromuraena accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAriosoma Swainson, 1838
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCongrus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConger Bosc (ex Cuvier), 1817
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFimbriceps accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathophis Kaup, 1860
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnatophis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathophis Kaup, 1860
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLemkea accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathophis Kaup, 1860
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParuroconger Blache & Bauchot, 1976 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUroconger Kaup, 1856
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoutawa accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathophis Kaup, 1860
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhynchocymba accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathophis Kaup, 1860
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilvesterina accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathyuroconger Fowler, 1934
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUranoconger accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathycongrus Ogilby, 1898
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocongrinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgasia Meek & Hildebrand, 1923
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeteroconger Bleeker, 1868
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNystactes accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeteroconger Bleeker, 1868
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNystatichthys accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNystactichthys Böhlke, 1958 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeteroconger Bleeker, 1868
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaenioconger accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeteroconger Bleeker, 1868
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXarifania accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeteroconger Bleeker, 1868

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHildebrandia Jordan & Evermann, 1927 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhynchoconger Jordan & Hubbs, 1925
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNystactichthys Böhlke, 1958 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeteroconger Bleeker, 1868
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParaxenomystax Reid, 1940 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXenomystax
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudoxenomystax Breder, 1927 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathycongrus Ogilby, 1898
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhechias Jordan, 1921 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathycongrus Ogilby, 1898
Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (1 nucleotides; 1 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Distribution: Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Oceans. Body without scales. Usually with pectoral fins. Branchiostegal rays 8-22.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125427
Taxonomic
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Congridae. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125427 on 2014-07-24
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