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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Anguilliformes
Anguilliformes
Recognized by iNaturalist, Timor Sea Species List, Adriatic Sea Species List, Eswatini Species List, Molukka Sea Species List, Aegean Sea Species List, Ceram Sea Species List, NMNH Fishes, AnAge, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, Harvard Museum of Comparative Zoology DwCA, BioImages, the virtual fieldguide, UK, Egypt Species List, Okeanos Gulf of Mexico, AnAge articles, Animal Diversity Web, EOL authors, EOL authors, IABIN, Kāneʻohe Bay Bioblitz, Moorea Biocode, IUCN, Algeria Species List, Angola Species List, Austria Species List, Barbados Species List, Australia Species List, Belize Species List, Bermuda Species List, Belgium Species List, Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology, Brazil Species List, Cambodia Species List, Cameroon Species List, Canada Species List, Cayman Islands Species List, Chile Species List, China Species List, Christmas Island Species List, Cocos Islands Species List, Colombia Species List, Costa Rica Species List, Croatia Species List, Curacao Species List, Cyprus Species List, Czech Republic Species List, Denmark Species List, Djibouti Species List, Dominica Species List, Dominican Republic Species List, Ecuador Species List, El Salvador Species List, Equatorial Guinea Species List, Eritrea Species List, Federated States of Micronesia Species List, Fiji Species List, Finland Species List, France Species List, French Polynesia Species List, Germany Species List, Ghana Species List, Gibraltar Species List, Greece Species List, Grenada Species List, Guam Species List, Honduras Species List, Hong Kong Species List, Hungary Species List, Iceland Species List, India Species List, Ireland Species List, Isle of Man Species List, Israel Species List, Italy Species List, Ivory Coast Species List, Jamaica Species List, Kenya Species List, Kiribati Species List, Luxembourg Species List, Madagascar Species List, Malaysia Species List, Maldives Species List, Marshall Islands Species List, Martinique Species List, Mauritius Species List, Montenegro Species List, Morocco Species List, Mozambique Species List, Myanmar Species List, Namibia Species List, New Caledonia Species List, New Zealand Species List, Nigeria Species List, North Korean Species List, Norway Species List, Pakistan Species List, Palau Species List, Panama Species List, Papua New Guinea Species List, Peru Species List, Philippines Species List, Poland Species List, Portugal Species List, Puerto Rico Species List, Republic of the Congo Species List, Romania Species List, Russia Species List, Saint Barthelemy Species List, Samoa Species List, Sao Tome and Principe Species List, Saudi Arabia Species List, Seychelles Species List, Singapore Species List, Solomon Islands Species List, South Korea Species List, South Africa Species List, Spain Species List, Sudan Species List, Sweden Species List, Switzerland Species List, Taiwan Species List, Tanzania Species List, Thailand Species List, The Bahamas Species List, The Netherlands Species List, Tibet Species List, Sri Lanka Species List, Tonga Species List, Tunisia Species List, Turkey Species List, United Kingdom Species List, Venezuela Species List, Vietnam Species List, Uruguay Species List, Vanuatu Species List, Zambia Species List, Zimbabwe Species List, Argentina Species List, Japan Species List, Cuba Species List, English Vernaculars for Landmark Taxa, OBIS environmental data records, Indonesia Species List, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Adriatic Sea Species List, Aegean Sea Species List, Alboran Sea Species List, Andaman Sea Species List, Arabian Sea Species List, Arafura Sea Species List, Balearic Sea Species List, Bali Sea Species List, Banda Sea Species List, Barents Sea Species List, Bay of Biscay Species List, Bay of Bengal Species List, Bay of Fundy Species List, Bering Sea Species List, Bass Strait Species List, Bismarck Sea Species List, Black Sea Species List, Bristol Channel Species List, Caribbean Sea Species List, Celebes Sea Species List, Celtic Sea Species List, Ceram Sea Species List, Coral Sea Species List, Davis Strait Species List, Eastern China Sea Species List, English Channel Species List, Flores Sea Species List, Great Australian Bight Species List, Gulf of Aden Species List, Gulf of Alaska Species List, Gulf of Aqaba Species List, Gulf of Boni Species List, Gulf of Bothnia Species List, Gulf of California Species List, Gulf of Guinea Species List, Gulf of Mexico Species List, Gulf of Riga Species List, Gulf of St Lawrence Species List, Gulf of Suez Species List, Gulf of Tomini Species List, Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland Species, Gulf of Thailand Species List, Gulf of Oman Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, Ionian Sea Species List, Irish Sea Species List, Java Sea Species List, Labrador Sea Species List, Laccadive Sea Species List, Kattegat Species List, Ligurian Sea Species List, Makassar Strait Species List, Malacca Strait Species List, Mozambique Channel Species List, Halmahera Sea Species List, North Atlantic Species List, Molukka Sea Species List, North Pacific Species List, North Sea Species List, Persian Gulf Species List, Red Sea Species List, Rio de la Plata Species List, Savu Sea Species List, Sea of Japan Species List, Philippine Sea Species List, Seto Inland Sea Species List, Singapore Strait Species List, Skagerrak Species List, Solomon Sea Species List, South China Sea Species List, Strait of Gibraltar Species List, Yellow Sea Species List, Tyrrhenian Sea Species List, Sulu Sea Species List, Timor Sea Species List, Southern Ocean Species List, Tasman Sea Species List, South Atlantic Species List, and South Pacific Species List

Alternative Names

Saccopharyngiformes
Abisaadia Belouze, Gayet & Atallah 2003
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Apodes
Subjective synonym according to Paleobiology Database
Apodes
Synonym according to {resource_name} (junior synonym)
Brannerion Jordan 1920
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Casierius Estes 1969
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Deprandus Gilbert 1921
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Dinelops Woodward 1907
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Enchelion Hay 1903
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Eodiaphyodus Dartevelle & Casier 1949
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Eomuraena Casier 1967
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Eomyrophis Whitley 1950
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Eomyrus Storms 1897
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hajulia Woodward 1942
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hayenchelys Belouze, Gayet & Atallah 2003
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Micromyrus Casier 1967
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Palaeomyrus Casier 1967
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Parechelus Casier 1967
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Proserrivomer Arambourg 1967
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pseudoegertonia Dartevelle & Casier 1949
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

Eels and morays
Recognized by Wikidata
true eels preferred
eel
Recognized by Paleobiology Database

Albanian

Ngjala preferred
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Arabic

أنقليس preferred
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Armenian

օձաձկներ preferred
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Azerbaijani

Angvilkimilər preferred
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Bokmål, Norwegian; Norwegian Bokmål

ålefisker preferred
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Bulgarian

змиоркоподобни preferred
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Burmese

ငါးရှဉ့် preferred
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Catalan; Valencian

Anguil·liforme preferred
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Croatian

Jeguljke preferred
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Czech

holobřiší preferred
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Danish

Ålefisk preferred
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Dutch; Flemish

Palingachtigen preferred
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palingen

Estonian

Angerjalised preferred
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Finnish

ankeriaskalat preferred
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Galician

Angüiliformes preferred
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Georgian

გველთევზასნაირნი preferred
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German

Aalartige preferred

Gorontalo

Otili preferred
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Greek, Modern (1453-)

Χέλι preferred
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Haitian; Haitian Creole

Zangi preferred
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Hebrew

צלופחאים preferred
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Hindi

सर्पमीन preferred
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Hungarian

Angolnaalakúak preferred
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Ido

Anguilo preferred
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Indonesian

Sidat preferred
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Inupiaq

Nimiġiaq preferred
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Irish

Eascann preferred
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Italian

Anguilliformi preferred
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Japanese

ウナギ目 preferred
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ウナギ
フウセンウナギ

Javanese

Sidat preferred
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Kazakh

Жыланбалықтәрізділер preferred
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Kirghiz; Kyrgyz

Куртбалык түспөлдүүлөр preferred
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Kongo

Mutondya preferred
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Kurdish

Marmasî preferred
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Latvian

Zušveidīgās preferred
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Lithuanian

Unguriažuvės preferred
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Macedonian

јагули preferred
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Malay

Belut preferred
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Malayalam

ആരൽ preferred
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Marathi

ईल preferred
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Navajo; Navaho

Naʼashǫ́ʼii łóóʼ preferred
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Norwegian Nynorsk; Nynorsk, Norwegian

ålefisk preferred
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Persian

مارماهی‌سانان preferred
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Polish

Węgorzokształtne preferred
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Romanian; Moldavian; Moldovan

Anghilă preferred
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Russian

угреобразные preferred
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Shambala

Jegulje preferred
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Slovak

Úhorotvaré preferred
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Swahili

Mkunga (samaki) preferred
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Swedish

Ålartade fiskar preferred
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ålartade fiskar

Tagalog

Igat preferred
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Tamil

விலாங்கு preferred
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Telugu

పాముచేప preferred
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Thai

ปลาไหล preferred
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Ukrainian

вугроподібні preferred
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Вугреподібні

Unspecified

Cōāmichin preferred
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बिन्या preferred
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ᏢᏕᎦ preferred
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Uzbek

Ugorsimonlar preferred
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Vietnamese

Bộ Cá chình preferred
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Walloon

Anweye preferred
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Xhosa

Umlenga preferred
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i18n: Azb

ایلان بالیغی کیمیلر preferred
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i18n: Cdo

Muàng-ngṳ̀ preferred
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i18n: Deu

aale preferred

i18n: Hak

Màn-é preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Nan

Moâ preferred
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Curated hierarchies for Anguilliformes

GBIF classification

Animalia
Chordata
Actinopterygii
652 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.

GBIF classification

Animalia
Chordata
Actinopterygii
652 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.

World Register of Marine Species

Animalia
Chordata
Actinopterygii