Taxon profile


Moringua Gray, 1831

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Anguilliformes »  family Moringuidae - spaghetti eels

Included taxa

Number of records: 12

species Moringua abbreviata (Bleeker, 1863) - Short Worm Eel
species Moringua arundinacea (McClelland, 1844) - Bengal Spaghetti-eel
species Moringua bicolor Kaup, 1856
species Moringua edwardsi (Jordan & Bollman, 1889)
species Moringua ferruginea Bliss, 1883 - Rusty Spaghetti Eel
species Moringua hawaiiensis Snyder, 1904
species Moringua javanica (Kaup, 1856) - Black-tailed Thrush Eel
species Moringua macrocephalus (Bleeker, 1863)
species Moringua macrochir Bleeker, 1855
species Moringua microchir Bleeker, 1853 - Lesser Thrush Eel
species Moringua penni Schultz, 1953 - Penn's Thrush Eel
species Moringua raitaborua (Hamilton, 1822) - Purple Spaghetti-eel

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/2775]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Moringua Gray, 1831]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN Australian Faunal Directory [a9b0976b-0dff-4b99-bb29-5afa3a1045ea]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Moringua Gray, 1831]
Data retrieved on: 19 January 2015

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