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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Congridae
Reference taxon from Catalogue of Life in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Congridae
Recognized by iNaturalist, Timor Sea Species List, Adriatic Sea Species List, Molukka Sea Species List, Aegean Sea Species List, Ceram Sea Species List, NMNH Fishes, Flickr Group, Harvard Museum of Comparative Zoology DwCA, literature body sizes metazoa, Egypt Species List, Okeanos Gulf of Mexico, Freshwater and Marine Image Bank U Washington, EOL authors, IABIN, Kāneʻohe Bay Bioblitz, IUCN, Australia Species List, Benin Species List, Belgium Species List, Bonaire Saint Eustatius and Saba Species List, Brazil Species List, Canada Species List, Cayman Islands Species List, China Species List, Christmas Island Species List, Cocos Islands Species List, Colombia Species List, Comoros Species List, Croatia Species List, Curacao Species List, Denmark Species List, Ecuador Species List, Equatorial Guinea Species List, Federated States of Micronesia Species List, Fiji Species List, France Species List, French Polynesia Species List, Gabon Species List, Germany Species List, Ghana Species List, Gibraltar Species List, Greece Species List, Guam Species List, Guernsey Species List, Hong Kong 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, Madagascar Species List, Malaysia Species List, Maldives Species List, Mariana Islands Species List, Marshall Islands Species List, Martinique Species List, Mauritius Species List, Morocco Species List, Mozambique Species List, Myanmar Species List, New Zealand Species List, Nigeria Species List, North Korean Species List, Norway Species List, Palau Species List, Panama Species List, Papua New Guinea Species List, Peru Species List, Philippines Species List, Portugal Species List, Puerto Rico Species List, Samoa Species List, Saudi Arabia Species List, Senegal Species List, Seychelles Species List, Singapore Species List, Solomon Islands Species List, Somalia Species List, South Africa Species List, Spain Species List, Sudan Species List, Sweden Species List, Taiwan Species List, Thailand Species List, The Bahamas Species List, The Netherlands Species List, Tibet 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, 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, Andaman Sea Species List, Arabian Sea Species List, Arafura Sea Species List, Balearic Sea Species List, Bali Sea Species List, Banda Sea Species List, Bay of Biscay Species List, Bay of Bengal Species List, Bay of Fundy 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, 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 Aqaba Species List, Gulf of Boni Species List, Gulf of California Species List, Gulf of Guinea Species List, Gulf of Mexico Species List, Gulf of Tomini Species List, Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland Species, Gulf of Thailand Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, Ionian Sea Species List, Irish Sea Species List, Java 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, Tasman Sea Species List, South Atlantic Species List, South Pacific Species List, and Gulf of Oman Species List
Congridae Kaup 1856
Family recognized by World Register of Marine Species

Alternative Names

? aftonensis Stinton, 1975
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? casieri Bauza Rullan, 1955
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? donzacquensis Nolf, 1988
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? ellipticus Weiler, 1958
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? eocenicus Shepherd, 1916
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? guttulus Stinton, 1975
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? pantanelli Bassoli, 1906
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? sanctus Frizzell & Lamber, 1962
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? sauvagei Priem, 1906
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? thevenini Priem, 1906
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? transversus Sule, 1932
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? weileri Jonet, 1973
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Alaconger Schwarzhans 2010
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Bavariconger Schwarzhans 2010
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Macrocephenchelyidae
Invalid according to {resource_name} (junior synonym)
Maxwelliella Schwarzhans 1980
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Oxyurus Rafinesque 1810
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

conger eel
Recognized by Paleobiology Database
garden eels

Arabic

قنجرية preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bokmål, Norwegian; Norwegian Bokmål

Havålfamilien preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
havålfamilien

Bulgarian

морски змиорки preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Catalan; Valencian

Còngrid preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Croatian

Ugori preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Czech

úhořovcovití preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Danish

Havålfamilien preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Dutch; Flemish

Zeepalingen preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Finnish

Meriankeriaat preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, christinaflann, and admin

Galician

Cóngridos preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

German

Meeraale preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hebrew

קונגריים preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hungarian

Tengeri angolnafélék preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

アナゴ preferred
アナゴ科 preferred
Recognized by piaf and admin

Kirghiz; Kyrgyz

Конгер сымалдуулар preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lithuanian

Jūriniai unguriai preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Norwegian Nynorsk; Nynorsk, Norwegian

Havålfamilien preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
havålfamilien

Persian

مارماهی دریایی preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

Kongerowate preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Serbian

Угори preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Shambala

Ugori preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Swedish

Havsålar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
havsålar

Ukrainian

конгерові preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Sr Ec

Угори preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Sr El

Ugori preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Congridae

GBIF classification

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

IUCN

Animalia
Chordata
Actinopterygii
Anguilliformes
Congridae (this page)

World Register of Marine Species

Animalia
Chordata
Actinopterygii
Anguilliformes