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species

American Eel
Anguilla rostrata (Le Sueur, 1817)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Anguilliformes »  family Anguillidae - freshwater eels »  genus Anguilla

Scientific synonyms

Muraena rostrata Lesueur, 1817

Other names

= Common Eel
= Elver (joven)
= Freshwater Eel

[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Intertaxon relationships

parasite: Anguillicola crassus Kuwahara, Niimi & Itagaki, 1974

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/1161]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [http://aquatab.net] [as Anguilla rostrata (Lesueur, 1817)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [296]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase [http://www.fishbase.org]
CZ Hanel L., Novák J. (2001): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces), 2. Nozdratí (Sarcopterygii), paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii) /mnohoploutví (Polypteriformes) – bezostní (Clupeiformes), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 64 pp. [as Anguilla rostrata (Le Sueur, 1817)]
Data retrieved on: 5 June 2013

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