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Muraena anguilla

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Muraena anguilla was originally described as Muraena anguilla by Linnaeus in 1758. It belongs to the family Muraenidae and subfamily Muraeninae. It is found in Fresh, Brackish and Salt water and its distribution is Western and eastern Atlantic, Baltic Sea, North Sea, White Sea, Mediterranean Sea, Black Sea, Sea of Marmara: European seas and adjacent watersheds, spawing and larval migration routes to and from the western Atlantic.
Species   anguilla
AuthorWI   Linnaeus [C.]
AuthorNI   Linnaeus
Qualification   ---
Year   1758
Status   Synonym
Class  
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Order  
Anguilliformes Anguilliformes
Family   Muraenidae
Subfamily  
Muraeninae Muraeninae
Genus   Muraena
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Anguilliformes
Family   Muraenidae
Subfamily   Muraeninae
Genus   Muraena
Original Name   Muraena        
Taxon Name   anguilla
Original Combination   Muraena anguilla
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Muraena anguilla
OriginalSubGenus   Muraena
Original Author   Linnaeus
Original AuthorWI   Linnaeus [C.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1758
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Muraeninae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Europe, Mediterranean Sea, Baltic Sea, Northeastern Atlantic [original: "in Europa; maxima in lacu Cornachio Ferrariensi"]; localities include Sweden; England; Belgium; Germany; Poland; France; Ferrara and Rome, Italy; Lesbos Island, Greece; Syria.
Primary Code   ---
Primary Type   No types known
Journal   Systema Nat. ed. 10
Citation   v. 1
Page   245

SubSpecies AuthorWI   ---
Qualification SS   ---

Original QualificationSS   ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI   ---


Current Genus Species   Anguilla anguilla
Current Species   anguilla
Current Genus   Anguilla
Current AuthorWI   Linnaeus [C.]
Current AuthorNI   Linnaeus
Current Year   1758
Current Family   Anguillidae
Current Subfamily  
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Water   Fresh, Brackish and Salt water
   
Distribution   Western and eastern Atlantic, Baltic Sea, North Sea, White Sea, Mediterranean Sea, Black Sea, Sea of Marmara: European seas and adjacent watersheds, spawing and larval migration routes to and from the western Atlantic.

Current Summary   Synonym of Anguilla anguilla  (Linnaeus 1758). Anguillidae.
 
Name History   • Valid as Anguilla anguilla  (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Ege 1939:90 [ref. 13172], Berg 1949:938 [ref. 20662], Blache et al. 1973:220 [ref. 7185], Dor 1984:26 [ref. 29757], Castle 1984:34 [ref. 6171], Bauchot in Whitehead et al. 1986:535 [ref. 13676], Okamura & Machida 1987:111 [ref. 22279], Lelek 1987:63 [ref. 22962], Scott & Scott 1988:79 [ref. 25518], McAllister 1990:46 [ref. 14674], Smith 1989:899 [ref. 13285], Smith 1990:151 [ref. 13454], Tesch 1991:389 [ref. 24843], Lévèque et al. 1991:133 [ref. 31367], Poll & Gosse 1995:83 [ref. 24781], Goren & Dor 1994:6 [ref. 25356], Coad 1995:7 [ref. 23608], Mrakovcic et al. 1995:183 [ref. 23079], Aoyama et al. 1996:374 [ref. 24707], Chereshnev 1996:599 [ref. 24659], Coad 1996:84 [ref. 25304], Tagliavini et al. 1996:271 [ref. 25516], Bianco et al. 1996:55 [ref. 26724], Kottelat 1997:34 [ref. 22952], Santos et al. 1997:18 [ref. 23531], Arruda 1997:54 [ref. 24952], Reshetnikov et al. 1997:734 [ref. 24702], Bianco 1997:612 [ref. 26725], Reshetnikov 1998:54 [ref. 23570], Scott & Crossman 1998:624 [ref. 24570], Smith-Vaniz et al. 1999:128 [ref. 25013], Fricke 1999:18 [ref. 24101], Fuller et al. 1999:36 [ref. 25838], Azeroual et al. 2000:20 [ref. 25366], Huang et al. 2001:42 [ref. 25846], Bogutskaya et al. 2001:43 [ref. 26178], Bianco & Ketmaier 2001:194 [ref. 26728], Bilecenoglu et al. 2002:30 [ref. 26753], Dekker 2003:787 [ref. 27171], Hanel 2003:48 [ref. 27894], Seegers et al. 2003:30 [ref. 28087], Bogutskaya & Naseka 2004:28 [ref. 28183], Vassilev & Pehlivanov 2005:174 [ref. 28369], Hanel & Lusk 2005:182 [ref. 28804], Fricke 2007:25 [ref. 30577], Fricke et al. 2007:22 [ref. 29533], Kottelat & Freyhof 2007:61 [ref. 29996], Vasil'eva 2007:41 [ref. 30517], Ninua & Japoshvili 2008:164 [ref. 31251], Teng et al. 2009:817 [ref. 30569], Esmaeili et al. 2010:366 [ref. 33391], Mecklenburg et al. 2011:117 [ref. 31212], Page & Burr 2011:146 [ref. 31215]).

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acerine Muraena acerine Schneider [J. G.] in Bloch & Schneider 1801Action
acuminata Muraena acuminata Gronow [L. T.] in Gray 1854Synonym
acutirostris Muraena acutirostris Gronow [L. T.] in Gray 1854Synonym
acutirostris Muraena acutirostris Abbott [C. C.] 1860Synonym
acutis Muraena acutis Seale [A.] 1917Synonym
africana Muraena africana Shaw [G.] 1803Synonym
agassizi Muraena agassizi Bleeker [P.] 1855Synonym
alba Muraena alba Zuiew [B.] 1793Synonym
alba Muraena alba Forsskål [P. S.] 1775Not available
albigutta Muraena albigutta Hildebrand [S. F.] 1946Synonym
albimarginata Muraena albimarginata Temminck [C. J.] & Schlegel [H.] 1846Synonym
albomarginata Muraena (Muraena) albomarginata Pfaff [J. R.] 1933Synonym
albomarginata Muraena albomarginata Pfaff [J. R.] 1933Synonym
alusis Muraena alusis Bleeker [P.] 1856Synonym
ambigua Muraena ambigua Walbaum [J. J.] 1792Uncertain
amblyodon Muraena amblyodon Bleeker [P.] 1856Synonym
anatina Muraena anatina Lowe [R. T.] 1838Synonym
anguilla acerine Muraena anguilla acerine Schneider [J. G.] in Bloch & Schneider 1801Action
anguilla anguillechien Muraena anguilla anguillechien Schneider [J. G.] in Bloch & Schneider 1801Action
anguilla guiseau Muraena anguilla guiseau Schneider [J. G.] in Bloch & Schneider 1801--
anguilla maculata Muraena anguilla maculata Nardo [G. D.] (ex Chiereghini) 1847Not available
anguilla marina Muraena anguilla marina Nardo [G. D.] (ex Chiereghini) 1847Not available
anguilla nilotica Muraena anguilla nilotica Bloch [M. E.] & Schneider [J. G.] 1801--
anguillechien Muraena anguillechien Schneider [J. G.] in Bloch & Schneider 1801Action
anguina Muraena anguina Gronow [L. T.] in Gray 1854Synonym
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