Taxon profile


Large-spotted Snake Eel
Ophichthus polyophthalmus (Bleeker, 1865)

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

Scientific synonyms

Ophichthys polyophthalmus Bleeker, 1865
Caecula polyophthalma (Bleeker, 1865)
Caecula polyophthalmus (Bleeker, 1865)
Ophichtys polyophtalmus Bleeker, 1865
Ophichtchys polyophtalmus Bleeker, 1865
Ophichthys polyophtalmus Bleeker, 1865

Other names

= Many-eyed Snake Eel
= Many-eyed Snake-eel
= Manyeyed Worm Eel
= Ocellated Worm Eel

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [7475]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/18606]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Ophichthus polyophthalmus Bleeker, 1865]
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 Ophichthus polyophthalmus (Bleeker, 1865)]
Data retrieved on: 5 June 2013

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