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conger eels
Congridae Kaup, 1857

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

Included taxa

Number of records: 35

genus Acromycter Smith & Kanazawa, 1977
genus Ariosoma Swainson, 1838
genus Bassanago Whitley, 1948
genus Bathycongrus Ogilby, 1898
genus Bathymyrus Alcock, 1889
genus Bathyuroconger Fowler, 1934
genus Blachea Karrer & Smith, 1980
genus Castleichthys Smith, 2004
genus Chiloconger Myers & Wade, 1941
genus Conger Bosc, 1817
genus Congrhynchus Fowler, 1934
genus Congriscus Jordan & Hubbs, 1925
genus Congrosoma Garman, 1899
genus Diploconger Kotthaus, 1968
genus Gnathophis Kaup, 1860
genus Gorgasia Meek & Hildebrand, 1923
genus Heteroconger Bleeker, 1868
genus Japonoconger Asano, 1958
genus Kenyaconger Smith & Karmovskaya, 2003
genus Lumiconger Castle & Paxton, 1984
genus Macrocephenchelys Fowler, 1934
genus Ophisoma Swainson, 1839
genus Oxyurus Rafinesque, 1810
genus Parabathymyrus Kamohara, 1938
genus Paraconger Kanazawa, 1961
genus Paruroconger Blache & Bauchot, 1976
genus Poeciloconger Günther, 1872
genus Promyllantor Alcock, 1890
genus Pseudophichthys Roule, 1915
genus Rhynchoconger Jordan & Hubbs, 1925
genus Rostroconger Smith, 2018
genus Scalanago Whitley, 1935
genus Thyreoconger Wade, 1946
genus Uroconger Kaup, 1856
genus Xenomystax Gilbert, 1891

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [e53d48a3-d5cd-4f28-a5f9-0e254a8f2283]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [https://biodiversity.org.au/afd/home], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Congridae]
Data retrieved on: 19 January 2015
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 Congridae Kaup, 1857]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2019

Data source info

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase
[Data retrieved on: 15 June 2007]

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