Taxon profile


Myrichthys breviceps (Richardson, 1848)

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

Scientific synonyms

Leptocephalus undulatus Strömman, 1896
Muraena acuminata Gronow, 1854
Myrichthys acuminatus (Gronow in Gray, 1854)
Ophichthys pisavarius Poey, 1876
Ophisurus breviceps Richardson, 1848
Ophisurus longus Poey, 1867
Pisodonophis guttulatus Kaup, 1856

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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/16997]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Myrichthys breviceps (Richardson, 1848)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [2649]

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 Myrichthys acuminatus (Gronow in Gray, 1854)]
Data retrieved on: 5 June 2013

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