Taxon profile


Tiger Eel
Scuticaria tigrina (Lesson, 1828)

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

Scientific synonyms

Ichthyophis tigrinus Lesson, 1828
Uropterygius tigrinus (Lesson, 1828)
Scuticaria tigrinus (Lesson, 1828)
Gymnomuraena tigrina (Lesson, 1828)

Other names

= Tiger Moray
= Tiger Moray Eel
= Tiger Reef Eel

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [7450]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/24441]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Scuticaria tigrina (Lesson, 1828)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
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 Uropterygius tigrinus (Lesson, 1828)]
Data retrieved on: 5 June 2013

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