Taxon profile


Common Conger
Gymnothorax moringa (Cuvier, 1829)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Anguilliformes »  family Muraenidae - morays »  genus Gymnothorax

Scientific synonyms

Gymnothorax albimentis (Evermann & Marsh, 1900)
Gymnothorax concolor (Abbott, 1860)
Gymnothorax flavoscriptus Poey, 1876
Gymnothorax moringua (Cuvier, 1829)
Gymnothorax picturatus Poey, 1880
Gymnothorax rostratus Agassiz, 1831
Lycodontis albimentis Evermann & Marsh, 1900
Lycodontis moringa (Cuvier, 1829)
Muraena moringa Cuvier, 1829
Muraena punctata Gronow, 1854

Other names

= Common Spotted Moray
= Conger Eel
= Congo
= Hamlet
= Red Moray
= White Cong
= White Jawed Moray
= White-chinned Moray


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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/10536]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Gymnothorax moringa (Cuvier, 1829)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [7547]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
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 Gymnothorax moringa (Cuvier, 1829)]
Data retrieved on: 5 June 2013

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