WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnguilla rostrata (Lesueur, 1817)

158562

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158562

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Greenland south along the Atlantic coast of...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Greenland south along the Atlantic coast of Canada and US to Panama [details]
Bailly, N. (2008). Anguilla rostrata. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2017). FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158562 on 2017-11-18

Date
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2005-05-26 07:43:32Z
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2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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basis of record Scott, W.B., and S.N. Messieh. (1976). Common Canadian Atlantic fishes. Huntsman Marine Laboratory. St. Andrews, N.B. 106 p. [details]   

additional source McEachran, J. D. (2009). Fishes (Vertebrata: Pisces) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1223–1316 in: Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Lutaenko, K.A.; Furota, T.; Nakayama; S.; Shin, K.; Xu, J. (2013). Atlas of Marine Invasive Species in the NOWPAP Region. Beijing: NOWPAP DINRAC (Northwest Pacific Action Plan, Data and Information Network Regional Center). 189 pp. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source Gulf of Maine Biogeographic Information System (GMBIS) Electronic Atlas. 2002. November, 2002.  [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnguilla aterrima Rafinesque, 1820) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnguilla blephura Rafinesque, 1817) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnguilla chrisypa Rafinesque, 1817) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnguilla cubana Kaup, 1856) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnguilla laticanda Rafinesque, 1818) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnguilla lutea Rafinesque, 1820) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnguilla macrops Kaup, 1856) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnguilla novaeorleanensis Kaup, 1856) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnguilla novaeterrae Kaup, 1856) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnguilla punctatissima Kaup, 1856) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnguilla tenuirostris DeKay, 1842) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnguilla texana Kaup, 1856) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnguilla tyrannus Girard, 1858) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnguilla wabashensis Kaup, 1856) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnguilla xanthomelas Rafinesque, 1820) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuraena argentea Lesueur, 1817) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuraena macrocephala Lesueur, 1817) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuraena rostrata Lesueur, 1817) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuraena serpentina Lesueur, 1817) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptocephalus grassii Eigenmann & Kennedy, 1902) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnguilla laticauda Rafinesque, 1818) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet At sea, young eels feed on plankton, juveniles and adults feed on bottom fishes and invertebrates. In freshwater, diet includes insect larvae, worms, crayfishes, snails, frogs and small fishes [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Greenland south along the Atlantic coast of Canada and US to Panama [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat nektonic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Anadromous; born in Sargasso Sea, drift for one year to North American waters, live in flowing streams for several years, spawn in Sargasso Sea. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Scientific- Commercial; aquaculture; gamefish [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators Sharks, rays and larval eels and elvers are eaten by their own kind [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Spawn (once per lifetime) between February and July; external fertilization [details]
 

Host of
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCucullanus stossichi Barreto, 1922 [via synonym] (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDaniconema anguillae Moravec & Køie, 1987 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus caeruleus Wilson C.B., 1911 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus celestis Mueller J.F., 1937 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus skrjabini Mueller J.F., 1937 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus versicolor Wilson C.B., 1911 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxidium zealandicum Hine, 1975 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParaquimperia tenerrima (von Linstow, 1878) Baylis, 1934 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
LanguageName 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmerikansk ferskvandsål  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmerikaanse paling  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmerican Eel  [details]
French Trusted: edited by a thematic editoranguille d'AmériqueUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoranguille d’Amérique  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmerikanischer Aal  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorアメリカウナギ  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoranguila americana  [details]