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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Myxinidae
Reference taxon from Catalogue of Life in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Myxinidae
Recognized by iNaturalist, NMNH Fishes, Harvard Museum of Comparative Zoology DwCA, Animal Diversity Web, EOL authors, CreatureCast, IUCN, Australia Species List, Canada Species List, Chile Species List, China Species List, Colombia Species List, Czech Republic Species List, Denmark Species List, Ecuador Species List, Germany Species List, Kazakhstan Species List, New Zealand Species List, Norway Species List, Papua New Guinea Species List, Philippines Species List, South Africa Species List, Sweden Species List, Taiwan Species List, The Bahamas Species List, United Kingdom Species List, Venezuela Species List, Argentina Species List, Japan Species List, English Vernaculars for Landmark Taxa, Environments EOL, OBIS environmental data records, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Bay of Fundy Species List, Bismarck Sea Species List, Caribbean Sea Species List, Coral Sea Species List, Davis Strait Species List, Eastern China Sea Species List, Great Australian Bight Species List, Gulf of California Species List, Gulf of Mexico Species List, Gulf of St Lawrence Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, Labrador Sea Species List, Kattegat Species List, Malacca Strait Species List, North Atlantic Species List, North Pacific Species List, North Sea Species List, Sea of Japan Species List, Philippine Sea Species List, Skagerrak Species List, South China Sea Species List, Southern Ocean Species List, Tasman Sea Species List, South Atlantic Species List, and South Pacific Species List
Myxinidae Rafinesque 1815
Family recognized by World Register of Marine Species

Alternative Names

Heptatretus Regan 1912
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pholis Bloch 1791
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

Bokmål, Norwegian; Norwegian Bokmål

slimålfamilien preferred

Finnish

Limaajat preferred
Recognized by christinaflann and admin

Japanese

ヌタウナギ科 preferred
Recognized by piaf and admin
ヌタウナギ

Norwegian Nynorsk; Nynorsk, Norwegian

slimålfamilien preferred

Spanish; Castilian

Swedish

pirålar preferred
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Curated hierarchies for Myxinidae

IUCN

Animalia
Chordata
Myxini
Myxiniformes
Myxinidae (this page)

World Register of Marine Species