Taxon profile


Saurenchelys Peters, 1864

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

Included taxa

Number of records: 11

species Saurenchelys cancrivora Peters, 1864
species Saurenchelys cognita Smith, 1989 - Longface Eel
species Saurenchelys elongatum (Kotthaus, 1968)
species Saurenchelys fierasfer (Jordan & Snyder, 1901) - Blacktail Duckbill
species Saurenchelys finitimus (Whitley, 1935)
species Saurenchelys halimyon Van Utrecht, 1983
species Saurenchelys lateromaculatus (D'Ancona, 1928)
species Saurenchelys meteori Klausewitz & Zajonz, 2000
species Saurenchelys petersi Day, 1878
species Saurenchelys stylura (Lea, 1913)
species Saurenchelys taiwanensis Karmovskaya, 2004

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/4118]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Saurenchelys Peters, 1864]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN Australian Faunal Directory [c03675ba-947f-4643-83f1-263e6eb85b06]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Saurenchelys Peters, 1864]
Data retrieved on: 19 January 2015

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