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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApterichtus caecus (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 126312

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 editorOphichthidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOphichthinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApterichtus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApterichtus Duméril, 1806
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApterichtus branderiana (Lacepède, 1800)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaecilia branderiana Lacepède, 1800
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaecula apterygia Vahl, 1794
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaecula caeca (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuraena caeca Linnaeus, 1758
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphichthys caecus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphagebranchus caecus (Linnaeus, 1758)
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 
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΛεπτό απτέρυγο χέλι  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
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]
North Atlantic Ocean
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]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126312
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). Apterichtus caecus (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=126312 on 2014-04-24
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