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species

Crocodile Snake Eel
Brachysomophis crocodilinus (Bennett, 1833)

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

Scientific synonyms

Achirophichthys typus Bleeker, 1864
Brachysomophis horridus Kaup, 1856
Brachysomophis sauropsis Schultz, 1943
Ophichthys crocodilinus (Bennett, 1833)
Ophisurus crocodilinus Bennett, 1833

Other names

= Crocodile Snake-eel
= Henshaw's Snake Eel

[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/4163]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [http://aquatab.net] [as Brachysomophis crocodilinus (Bennett, 1833)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN Australian Faunal Directory [f1d2b7a3-d0c7-44c8-b89a-8df35f8fdc81]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [http://www.environment.gov.au/biodiversi...], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Brachysomophis crocodilinus (Bennett, 1833)]
Data retrieved on: 19 January 2015
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [12887]

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 Brachysomophis crocodilinus (Bennett, 1833)]
Data retrieved on: 5 June 2013
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 Brachysomophis sauropsis Schultz, 1943]
Data retrieved on: 5 June 2013

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