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Congridae Kaup, 1856

125427  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125427)

accepted
Family
Subfamily Bathymyrinae Böhlke, 1949
  » Genus Ariosoma Swainson, 1838
  » Genus Parabathymyrus Kamohara, 1938
  » Genus Paraconger Kanazawa, 1961
  » Genus Ophisoma Swainson, 1839 accepted as Ariosoma Swainson, 1838 (synonym)
Subfamily Congrinae Kaup, 1856
  » Genus Acromycter Smith & Kanazawa, 1977
  » Genus Bassanago Whitley, 1948
  » Genus Bathycongrus Ogilby, 1898
  » Genus Bathyuroconger Fowler, 1934
  » Genus Conger Bosc, 1817
  » Genus Congriscus Jordan & Hubbs, 1925
  » Genus Gnathophis Kaup, 1859
  » Genus Japonoconger Asano, 1958
  » Genus Macrocephenchelys Fowler, 1934
  » Genus Promyllantor Alcock, 1890
  » Genus Pseudophichthys Roule, 1915
  » Genus Rhynchoconger Jordan & Hubbs, 1925
  » Genus Uroconger Kaup, 1856
  » Genus Xenomystax Gilbert, 1891
  » Genus Atopichthys Garman, 1899 accepted as Albula Scopoli, 1777
  » Genus Congermuraena Kaup, 1856 accepted as Ariosoma Swainson, 1838
  » Genus Congrina Jordan & Hubbs, 1925 accepted as Bathycongrus Ogilby, 1898
  » Genus Congromuraena Günther, 1870 accepted as Congermuraena Kaup, 1856 accepted as Ariosoma Swainson, 1838 (unjustified emendation)
  » Genus Leptocephalus Scopoli, 1777 (ex Gronow) accepted as Conger Bosc, 1817 (synonym)
  » Genus Pseudoxenomystax Breder, 1927 accepted as Bathycongrus Ogilby, 1898 (synonym)
  » Genus Rhechias Jordan, 1921 accepted as Bathycongrus Ogilby, 1898 (synonym)
  » Genus Rhynchocymba Jordan & Hubbs, 1925 accepted as Gnathophis Kaup, 1859
  » Genus Silvesterina Fowler, 1934 accepted as Bathyuroconger Fowler, 1934
  » Genus Uranoconger Fowler, 1934 accepted as Bathycongrus Ogilby, 1898
Subfamily Heterocongrinae Günther, 1870

Genus Hildebrandia Jordan & Evermann, 1927 accepted as Rhynchoconger Jordan & Hubbs, 1925 (synonym)
Genus Paraxenomystax Reid, 1940 accepted as Xenomystax Gilbert, 1891 (synonym)
marine, brackish
Not documented
Distribution Distribution: Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Oceans. Body without scales. Usually with pectoral fins. Branchiostegal rays...  
Distribution Distribution: Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Oceans. Body without scales. Usually with pectoral fins. Branchiostegal rays 8-22.  [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2021). FishBase. Congridae Kaup, 1856. Accessed through: Glover, A.G.; Higgs, N.; Horton, T. (2021) World Register of Deep-Sea species (WoRDSS) at: https://www.marinespecies.org/deepsea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125427 on 2021-06-22
Glover, A.G.; Higgs, N.; Horton, T. (2021). World Register of Deep-Sea species (WoRDSS). Congridae Kaup, 1856. Accessed at: https://www.marinespecies.org/deepsea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125427 on 2021-06-22
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2015-04-17 08:48:21Z
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taxonomy source Van Der Laan, R.; Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R. (2014). Family-group names of Recent fishes. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 3882(1): 1-230., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3882.1.1 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

context source (Bermuda) Smith-Vaniz, W. F.; Collette, B. B.; Luckhurst, B. E (1999). Fishes of Bermuda: History, zoogeography, annotated checklist, and identification keys (American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists - Special Publication No.4) . ASIH, 424 pp. [details]   

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, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>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,</i> 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Fricke, R., Eschmeyer, W. N. & Van der Laan, R. (eds). (2021). Eschmeyer's Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version accessed dd mmm 2021., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Distribution Distribution: Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Oceans. Body without scales. Usually with pectoral fins. Branchiostegal rays 8-22.  [details]
LanguageName 
English garden eelsconger eels  [details]
Japanese アナゴ科  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål havålfamilien  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk havålfamilien  [details]
Swedish havsålar  [details]
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