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Anguilloidei

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Osteichthyes
Classis: Actinopterygii
Subclassis: Neopterygii
Infraclassis: Teleostei
Superordo: Elopomorpha
Ordo: Anguilliformes
Subordo: Anguilloidei
Familiae: Anguillidae - Heterenchelyidae - Moringuidae - Chlopsidae - Muraenidae - Myrocongridae

Name

Anguilloidei Regan, 1909

References

* Regan, C.T. 1909: On the anatomy and classification of the scombroid fishes. Annu. Mag. Nat. Hist., Ser. 8, 3: 66-75.

The Anguilloidei are a sub-order of the order Anguilliformes (the eels) that contains 6 families:

* Anguillidae (freshwater eels)
* Chlopsidae (false morays)
* Heterenchelyidae
* Moringuidae (worm eels)
* Muraenidae (moray eels)
* Myrocongridae


References

* Froese, Rainer, and Daniel Pauly, eds. (2006). "Anguilliformes" in FishBase. January 2006 version.

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