Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Chordata > Subphylum Vertebrata > Superclass Gnathostomata > Superclass Pisces > Class Actinopterygii > Order Anguilliformes > Family Anguillidae

Anguilla Schrank, 1798

Rank: Genus
Taxon Status: accepted

Children

Anguilla anguilla (Linnaeus, 1758)

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Dutch: aal

Literature

basis of record

van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 357-374

additional source

Schrank (1798). Fauna Boica, durchgedachte Geschichte der in Baiern einheimischen und zahmen Thiere: N├╝rnberg, Germany. xii, 720 pp.

additional source

Eschmeyer, W.: Catalog of fishes; California Academy of Sciences, department Ichtyology.

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Citation

WoRMS (2014). Anguilla Schrank, 1798. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125620

Dr Jorg Freyhof. Anguilla Schrank, 1798. Accessed through: Fauna Europaea at http://www.faunaeur.org/full_results.php?id=304330

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Occurrence

 Present  Absent  Doubtful  Native  Introduced  Naturalised  Invasive  Managed  No data

Environment


marine

Importance

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Last modified

2004-12-21 by Dr Jorg Freyhof & by Jacob van der Land

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