Echiophis

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Congroidei 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Superclassis/Classis: Actinopterygii
Classis/Subclassis: Actinopteri
Subclassis/Infraclassis: Neopterygii
Infraclassis: Teleostei
Megacohors: Elopocephalai
Supercohors: Elopocephala
Cohors/Superordo: Elopomorpha
Ordo: Anguilliformes
Subordo: Congroidei

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

NameEdit

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

ReferencesEdit

Primary referencesEdit

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

Additional referencesEdit

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Vernacular namesEdit

English: Spoon-nose eels
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