Taxon profile


Coloconger Alcock, 1889

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Anguilliformes »  family Colocongridae

Scientific synonyms


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Included taxa

Number of records: 8

species Coloconger cadenati Kanazawa, 1961
species Coloconger canina (Castle & Raju, 1975)
species Coloconger eximia (Castle, 1967)
species Coloconger giganteus (Castle, 1959) inq.
species Coloconger japonicus Machida in Okamura & Kitajima, 1984
species Coloconger meadi Kanazawa, 1957
species Coloconger raniceps Alcock, 1889 - Froghead Eel
species Coloconger scholesi Chan, 1967 - Indo-pacific Shorttail Conger

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/922]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Coloconger Alcock, 1889]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN Australian Faunal Directory [43224b9a-5290-4468-b4d0-3b96f3e2dfd8]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Coloconger Alcock, 1889]
Data retrieved on: 19 January 2015

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inq. nomen inquirendum - doubtful identity, needs further investigation