Taxon profile


Finned Worm Eel
Echelus uropterus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)

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

Scientific synonyms

Conger uropterus Temminck & Schlegel, 1846
Myrophis uropterus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [17407]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
EN Australian Faunal Directory [d49ff5d4-1c7d-48e7-ae7c-95faa120f15a]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Echelus uropterus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1847)]
Data retrieved on: 19 January 2015
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 Myrophis uropterus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)]
Data retrieved on: 5 June 2013

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