Taxon profile


Bluntnose Snake-eel
Ophichthus apicalis Anonymus /Bennett, 1830/

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

Scientific synonyms

Ophisurus apicalis Anonymous [Bennett], 1830
Ophichthys apicalis (Anonymous [Bennett], 1830)
Ophisurus bangko Bleeker, 1853
Ophichthus bangko (Bleeker, 1853)
Ophisurus compar Richardson, 1844
Ophisurus diepenhorsti Bleeker, 1860
Ophisurus spadiceus Richardson, 1846
Ophictus unicolor (non Regan, 1908)

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [8056]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/18566]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Ophichthus apicalis ([Bennett], 1830)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CZ Hanel L., Novák J. (2002): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces), 3. Paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii), kostnatí (Neopterygii) – máloústí (Gonorynchiformes), máloostní (Cypriniformes), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 120 pp. [as Ophichthus apicalis Anonymus (Bennett, 1830)]
Data retrieved on: 6 June 2013

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