Macrocephenchelys brevirostris

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: Congridae
Subfamilia: Congrinae
Genus: Macrocephenchelys

Species: Macrocephenchelys brevirostris

NameEdit

  • Macrocephenchelys brevirostris (Chen & Weng, 1967)

Lectotype: NMMBP 5177 (ex THUP 3078).

Type locality: Tungkang, southwestern Taiwan.

Etymology: Modern Latin brevirostris "having a short beak", from Latin brevis "short"; -rostris "-billed", from rostrum "beak".

CombinationsEdit

  • Rhynchoconger brevirostris Chen & Weng, 1967: 54 [original combination].
  • Macrocephenchelys brevirostrisRandall & Lim, 2000: 586 [name combination]

ReferencesEdit

Primary referencesEdit

  • Chen, J.T.F. & Weng, H.T.C. 1967. A review of the Apodal fishes of Taiwan. Biological Bulletin Tunghai University Ichthyology Series, 6 (32): 135–220 [1-86].
  • Randall, J.E. & Lim K.K.P. 2000. A checklist of the fishes of the South China Sea. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, Supplement, 8: 569–667. Full text PDF

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Vernacular namesEdit

čeština: Úhořovec queenslandský
English: Rubbernose conger
eesti: Tömp voltkoonangerjas
中文: 短吻吻鰻, 短吻吻鳗, 短突吻鳗