Taxon profile


Synaphobranchidae J.Y. Johnson, 1862

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Anguilliformes »  suborder Synaphobranchoidei

Included taxa

Number of records: 12

genus Atractodenchelys Robins & Robins, 1970
genus Diastobranchus Barnard, 1923
genus Dysomma Alcock, 1889
genus Dysommina Ginsburg, 1951
genus Haptenchelys Robins & Martin, 1976
genus Histiobranchus Gill, 1883
genus Ilyophis Gilbert, 1891
genus Linkenchelys Smith, 1989
genus Meadia Böhlke, 1951
genus Simenchelys Gill, 1879
genus Synaphobranchus Johnson, 1862
genus Thermobiotes Geistdoerfer, 1991

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [family/444]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Synaphobranchidae]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN Australian Faunal Directory [70270cc6-deed-4b11-bd4f-1683d47a99be]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Synaphobranchidae]
Data retrieved on: 19 January 2015
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 Synaphobranchidae]
Data retrieved on: 5 June 2013
EN Sheiko B.A. (2013): On family-group names of extant fishes and fish-like vertebrates of the world, Explorations of the fauna of the seas. St. Petersburg: Zoological Institute RAS. Vol. 74 (82). P. 1–204. [as Synaphobranchidae J.Y. Johnson, 1862]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2019

Data source info

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase
[Data retrieved on: 10 June 2007]

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