Taxon profile


Bastard Cusk
Cryptacanthodes maculatus Storer, 1839

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Cryptacanthodidae - wrymouths »  genus Cryptacanthodes

Scientific synonyms

Fierasfer borealis DeKay, 1842
Cryptacanthodes inornatus Gill, 1863
Zoarcites pardalis Zugmayer, 1914

Other names

= Congo Eel
= Ghostfish

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [3815]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ Hanel, L., Plíštil, J., Novák, J. (2013): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces). 8. Paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii) Kostnatí (Neopterygii) [Ostnoploutví (Perciformes /Elassomatoidei – Icosteidei/)], Národní muzeum (zoologické oddělení), Praha [as Cryptacanthodes maculatus Storer, 1839]
Data retrieved on: 26 September 2020

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