Taxon profile


duckbill eels
Nettastomatidae Kaup, 1859

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

Included taxa

Number of records: 6

genus Facciolella Whitley, 1938
genus Hoplunnis Kaup, 1860
genus Nettastoma Rafinesque, 1810
genus Nettenchelys Alcock, 1898
genus Saurenchelys Peters, 1864
genus Venefica Jordan & Davis, 1891

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [family/308]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Nettastomatidae]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN Australian Faunal Directory [6f81377d-2b15-47ff-8a70-2e39ebb1222f]

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

Data source info

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase
[Data retrieved on: 20 May 2007]

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