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Conger cinereus Rüppell, 1830

217545  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217545)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description This solitary species is most common on reef flats and seagrass beds of shallow lagoons but ranges to depths of 80 m on...  
Description This solitary species is most common on reef flats and seagrass beds of shallow lagoons but ranges to depths of 80 m on outer reef slopes (Ref. 1602). Also found in estuaries (Ref. 5213). Feeds on fish and crustaceans at night. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2021). FishBase. Conger cinereus Rüppell, 1830. Accessed through: Glover, A.G.; Higgs, N.; Horton, T. (2021) World Register of Deep-Sea species (WoRDSS) at: http://www.marinespecies.org/deepsea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=217545 on 2021-08-02
Glover, A.G.; Higgs, N.; Horton, T. (2021). World Register of Deep-Sea species (WoRDSS). Conger cinereus Rüppell, 1830. Accessed at: https://www.marinespecies.org/deepsea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=217545 on 2021-08-02
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2000-09-13 07:19:12Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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

basis of record Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2021). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (02/2021)., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source King, C.M.; Roberts, C.D.; Bell, B.D.; Fordyce, R.E.; Nicoll, R.S.; Worthy, T.H.; Paulin, C.D.; Hitchmough, R.A.; Keyes, I.W.; Baker, A.N.; Stewart, A.L.; Hiller, N.; McDowall, R.M.; Holdaway, R.N.; McPhee, R.P.; Schwarzhans, W.W.; Tennyson, A.J.D.; Rust, S.; Macadie, I. (2009). Phylum Chordata: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals. <em>in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia.</em> pp. 431-554. [details]   

additional source Liu, J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description This solitary species is most common on reef flats and seagrass beds of shallow lagoons but ranges to depths of 80 m on outer reef slopes (Ref. 1602). Also found in estuaries (Ref. 5213). Feeds on fish and crustaceans at night. [details]
LanguageName 
English mustache congerlongfin African conger  [details]
Japanese キリアナゴ  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Conger cinereus USNM 409286 photograph lateral view)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Conger cinereus USNM 439980 photograph lateral view)
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