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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuraena anguilla Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 151835

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 editorMuraenidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMuraeninae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuraena (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuraena anguilla (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnguilla anguilla (Linnaeus, 1758)
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnguilla Schrank, 1798
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuraena Linnaeus, 1758
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 [details]

source of synonymy Eschmeyer, W. N. (ed). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuraena anguilla maculata Chiereghini, 1872 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnguilla anguilla (Linnaeus, 1758)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuraena anguilla marina Nardo, 1847 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnguilla anguilla (Linnaeus, 1758)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (127 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:151835
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Date   action   by
2005-04-07 10:08:04Z  created  Claus, Simon
2008-02-28 13:41:07Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Muraena anguilla 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=151835 on 2014-11-28
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