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genus

Brachysomophis Kaup, 1856

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Anguilliformes »  family Ophichthidae - snake eels and worm eels

Included taxa

Number of records: 7

species Brachysomophis atlanticus Blache & Saldanha, 1972
species Brachysomophis cirrocheilos (Bleeker, 1857)
species Brachysomophis crocodilinus (Bennett, 1833) - Crocodile Snake Eel
species Brachysomophis henshawi Jordan & Snyder, 1904
species Brachysomophis longipinnis McCosker & Randall, 2001
species Brachysomophis porphyreus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)
species Brachysomophis umbonis McCosker & Randall, 2001

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/682]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [http://aquatab.net] [as Brachysomophis Kaup, 1856]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1035994]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [http://www.irmng.org] [as Brachysomophis Kaup, 1856]
Data retrieved on: 30 November 2019
EN Australian Faunal Directory [164d635b-b17d-48ce-8e94-6f0124e7c270]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [https://biodiversity.org.au/afd/home], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Brachysomophis Kaup, 1856]
Data retrieved on: 19 January 2015

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