Taxon profile


pike conger eels
Muraenesocidae Kaup, 1859

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

Included taxa

Number of records: 6

genus Congresox Gill, 1890
genus Cynoponticus Costa, 1845
genus Gavialiceps Alcock, 1889
genus Muraenesox McClelland, 1844
genus Oxyconger Bleeker, 1864
genus Sauromuraenesox Alcock, 1889

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [family/293]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Muraenesocidae]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN Australian Faunal Directory [2ffcef3c-0426-4c11-9d7e-620d0101349d]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Muraenesocidae]
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 Muraenesocidae]
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 Muraenesocidae Kaup, 1859]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2019

Data source info

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase
[Data retrieved on: 14 May 2007]

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