Echiophis

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Taxonavigation[edit]

Taxonavigation: Congroidei 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Craniata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis/Superclassis: Osteichthyes
Superclassis/Classis: Actinopterygii
Classis/Infraclassis: Actinopteri
Subclassis: Neopterygii
Infraclassis: Teleostei
Superordo: Elopomorpha
Ordo: Anguilliformes
Subordo: Congroidei

Familia: Ophichthidae
Subfamilia: Ophichthinae
Genus: Echiophis
Species (4): E. brunneus – E. creutzbergi – E. intertinctus – E. punctifer

Name[edit]

  • Echiophis Kaup, 1856: 46
    • Gender: masculine
    • Type species: Ophisurus intertinctus Richardson, 1848
      • Fixation: monotypy

References[edit]

Primary references[edit]

  • Kaup, J.J. 1856: Uebersicht der Aale. Archiv für Naturgeschichte, 22 (1): 41–77. BHL

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Vernacular Names[edit]

English: Spoon-nose eels
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