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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNettastomatidae 
AphiaID: 125433

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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Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorduckbill eels  [details]
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taxa (11)

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFacciolella Whitley, 1938
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplunnis Kaup, 1859
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNettastoma
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNettenchelys
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaurenchelys
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenefica Jordan & Davis, 1891

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyoprorus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNettastoma
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetopomycter accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNettastoma
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuraenosaurus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNettastoma
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNettastomella accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFacciolella Whitley, 1938
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOsorina accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNettastoma
Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Tropical and warm temperate. Distribution: Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Oceans. Head and jaws elongate and narrow. Mouth large. Tail sharply tapering. Adults usually without pectoral fin.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125433
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Nettastomatidae. 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=125433 on 2014-08-29
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