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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConger conger (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 126285

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCongridae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCongrinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConger (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConger Bosc (ex Cuvier), 1817
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnguilla conger (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnguilla obtusa Swainson, 1839
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConger communis Costa, 1844
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConger niger (Risso, 1810)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConger rubescens Ranzani, 1840
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConger verus Risso, 1827
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConger vulgaris Yarrell, 1832
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptocephalus candidissimus Costa, 1832
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptocephalus conger (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptocephalus gussoni Cocco, 1829
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptocephalus inaequalis Facciolà, 1883
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptocephalus lineatus Bonnaterre, 1788
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptocephalus morrisii Gmelin, 1789
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptocephalus pellucidus (Couch, 1832)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptocephalus spallanzani Risso, 1810
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptocephalus stenops Kaup, 1856
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptocephalus vitreus Kölliker, 1853
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuraena conger Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuraena nigra Risso, 1810
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphidium pellucidum Couch, 1832
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphisoma obtusa (Swainson, 1839)
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100
page(s): 245 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorngjala e egërUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorngjala e detitUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgrujaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgrua  [details]
Basque Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoritsas aingira  [details]
Breton Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsili-môrUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsablienn  [details]
Catalan Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcongre  [details]
Corsican Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgroncu  [details]
Croatian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorugor  [details]
Czech Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorúhoř mořský  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhavål  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorzeepalingUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkongeraalUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkommeraalUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcongoraalUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcongeraal  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean congerUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorconger eelUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorconger  [details]
Faroese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhavállur  [details]
Finnish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormeriankerias  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcongre d'EuropeUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcongre  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMeeraalUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCongeraal  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorקונגר ים-תיכוני  [details]
Icelandic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhafáll  [details]
Irish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoreascú  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgrongoUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcongro  [details]
Maltese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgringu  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΔρόγγοςUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMουγκρί  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhavål  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhavål  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhavål  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkonger  [details]
Portuguese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsafioUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcongro  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorУгорь морской атлантический  [details]
Scottish Gaelic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoran eascann choncair  [details]
Serbian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorugor  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgruj  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcongrio comúnUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcongrio  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhavsål  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormigri baligi  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorМорський вугор атлантичний Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorВугор морський атлантичний  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormôr-lysywenUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcongren  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Baltic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBaltic sea [details]
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDe Panne [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOostende [details]
Black Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBlack Sea [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIsraeli part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin [details]
Netherlands
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIJsselmeer [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOosterschelde [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSchelde estuary [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWesterschelde [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorZeeschelde [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic Europe [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus pectoralis (Müller O.F., 1776) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocaligus brevipedis (Bassett-Smith, 1896) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBomolochus confusus Stock, 1953 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCongericola pallida Beneden, 1854 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCresseyus confusus (Stock, 1953) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEncyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (30 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (122 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FAO Species fact sheets 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (54 nucleotides; 29 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat benthic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126285
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Conger conger (Linnaeus, 1758). 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=126285 on 2014-09-02
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