Family Ophichthidae - Snake eels
  Order
:
  Class
:
Actinopterygii
No. in FishBase
:
Genera : 59 | Species : 309 Eschmeyer's Catalog of Fishes
  Environment
:
Fresh : Yes | Brackish : Yes | Marine : Yes
  Division
:
Marine
  Aquarium
:
none
  First Fossil Record
:
lower   Tertiary   lower   Eocene
Ref..   Berg, L.S. 1958
  Remark
:
Distribution: tropical to warm temperate waters. Coastal, some species entering rivers. Posterior nostril usually lying within or piercing the upper lip, opening into mouth. Tongue attached. Branchiostegal rays 15-49 pairs, overlapping midventrally to form a 'jugostegalia', a basketlike structure. Poorly developed neural spines, when present. Hyomandibulae usually vertical, but may be inclined backward or forward. With or without pectoral fins. Vertebrae 110-270. Most species spend their time burried in sand and hunt small fishes and crustaceans by sense of smell.
  Etymology
:
Greek, ophis = serpent + Greek, ichthys = fish ( Ref. 45335).
  Reproductive guild
:
nonguarders
  Typical activity level
:
  Main Ref
:
  Coordinator
:
  Deep Fin Classification
:
Osteichthyes | Actinopterygii | Actinopteri | Neopterygii | Teleostei | Elopocephalai | Elopocephala | Elopomorpha | Anguilliformes | Ophichthidae

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Species/Synonymy list for the family Ophichthidae as currently in FishBase

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The list ordered as follows:

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Scientifc name Status Senior/Junior synonym Combination CofF
Ophichthinae
Ophichthus ophis (Linnaeus, 1758)
acceptedseniornew
Muraena ophis Linnaeus, 1758
synonymseniororiginal2
Ophichthys ophis (Linnaeus, 1758)
synonymseniornew
Muraena hauannensis Bloch & Schneider, 1801
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophisurus havanensis (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
synonymjuniornew
Uranichthys havanensis (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
synonymjuniornew
Anguilla serpens Shaw, 1803
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophisurus guttatus Cuvier, 1816
ambiguousotheroriginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophichthus triserialis (non Kaup, 1856)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Ophichthys triserialis (non Kaup, 1856)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Ophichthus maculatus (Rafinesque, 1810)
acceptedseniornew
Cogrus maculatus Rafinesque, 1810
synonymseniororiginal2
Ophichthus rufus (Rafinesque, 1810)
acceptedseniornew
Echelus rufus Rafinesque, 1810
synonymseniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
synonymjuniornew
Ophisurus hispanus Bellotti, 1858
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophichthus apicalis (Anonymous [Bennett], 1830)
acceptedseniornew
Ophisurus apicalis Anonymous [Bennett], 1830
synonymseniororiginal2
Ophichthys apicalis (Anonymous [Bennett], 1830)
synonymseniornew
Ophisurus spadiceus Richardson, 1846
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophisurus compar Richardson, 1848
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophisurus bangko Bleeker, 1853
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophichthus bangko (Bleeker, 1853)
synonymjuniornew
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophictus unicolor (non Regan, 1908)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Ophichthus remiger (Valenciennes, 1837)
acceptedseniornew
Ophisurus remiger Valenciennes, 1837
synonymseniororiginal2
Ophisurus dicellurus Richardson, 1845
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophichthus dicellurus (Richardson, 1845)
synonymjuniornew
Ophisurus ramiger Valenciennes, 1847
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophichthus ramiger (Valenciennes, 1847)
synonymseniornew
Ophichthys ater Peters, 1866
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophichthus ater (Peters, 1866)
synonymjuniornew
! Ophichthys pacifici Günther, 1870
synonymjuniororiginal2
! Ophichthus pacifici Günther, 1870
synonymjuniororiginal
! Ophichthys callaensis Günther, 1873
synonymjuniororiginal2
! Ophichthus callaensis Günther, 1873
synonymjuniororiginal
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophichthys exilis Seale, 1917
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophichthus cylindroideus (Ranzani, 1839)
acceptedseniornew
Conger cylindroideus Ranzani, 1839
synonymseniororiginal2
! Ophichthus cylindroides (Ranzani, 1839)
synonymseniornew
Ophisurus parilis Richardson, 1848
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophichthus parilis (Richardson, 1848)
synonymjuniornew
! Ophichthus parilus (Richardson, 1848)
synonymjuniornew
! Ophicthus parilis (Richardson, 1848)
synonymjuniornew
! Ophychthus parilis (Richardson, 1848)
synonymjuniornew
Ophichthus urolophus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)
acceptedseniornew
Conger urolophus Temminck & Schlegel, 1846
synonymseniororiginal2
Ophichthus grandoculis (Cantor, 1849)
acceptedseniornew
! Ophiurus grandoculis Cantor, 1849
synonymseniororiginal2
synonymseniororiginal
Ophichthus macrochir (Bleeker, 1853)
acceptedseniornew
Ophisurus macrochir Bleeker, 1853
synonymseniororiginal1
Centrurophis macrochir (Bleeker, 1853)
synonymseniornew
Ophichthus rutidoderma (Bleeker, 1853)
acceptedseniornew
Ophisurus rutidoderma Bleeker, 1853
synonymseniororiginal1
synonymjuniororiginal1
synonymjuniororiginal1
synonymjuniornew
synonymjuniornew
Ophichthus derbyensis Whitley, 1941
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophichthus gomesii (Castelnau, 1855)
acceptedseniornew
Ophisurus gomesii Castelnau, 1855
synonymseniororiginal2
Ophichthys gomesii (Castelnau, 1855)
synonymseniornew
! Ophichthus gomesi (Castelnau, 1855)
synonymseniornew
synonymjuniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophichthus marginatus (Peters, 1855)
acceptedseniornew
Ophiurus marginatus Peters, 1855
synonymseniororiginal2
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
! Ophichthus altipinnis (Kaup, 1856)
synonymseniornew
Ophichthys melanochir Bleeker, 1864
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophichthus melanochir (Bleeker, 1864)
synonymjuniornew
! Pisoodonophis zophistius Jordan & Snyder, 1901
synonymjuniororiginal2
Pisodonophis zophistius Jordan & Snyder, 1901
synonymjuniororiginal
Pisodonophis boro (non Hamilton, 1822)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Pisodonophis cancrivorus (non Richardson, 1848)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
synonymseniornew
synonymseniornew
! Ophichthys episcopus Castelnau, 1878
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophichthus episcopus Castelnau, 1878
synonymjuniororiginal
! Ophichthys garretti Günther, 1910
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophichthus garretti Günther, 1910
synonymjuniororiginal
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
Ophichthus celebicus (Bleeker, 1856)
acceptedseniornew
Ophisurus celebicus Bleeker, 1856
synonymseniororiginal2
Ophichthys celebicus (Bleeker, 1856)
synonymseniornew
! Ophichtys celebicus (Bleeker, 1856)
synonymseniornew
Ophisurus broekmeyeri Bleeker, 1856
synonymjuniororiginal2
! Ophisurus Broekmeijeri Bleeker, 1856
synonymjuniororiginal
synonymjuniororiginal2
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophichthys grandimaculata Kner & Steindachner, 1867
synonymjuniororiginal2
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
Ophichthys guttifer Bean & Dresel, 1884
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophichthys retropinnis Eigenmann, 1887
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophichthus ocellatus (non Lesueur, 1825)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
acceptedseniororiginal
! Ophichthys cephalozona Bleeker, 1864
synonymseniororiginal1
acceptedseniororiginal
synonymseniororiginal1
Caecula polyophthalma (Bleeker, 1864)
ambiguoushomonymnew
! Caecula polyophthalmus (Bleeker, 1864)
ambiguoushomonymnew
synonymseniororiginal
! Ophichthys polyophtalmus Bleeker, 1864
synonymseniororiginal
! Ophichtys polyophtalmus Bleeker, 1864
synonymseniororiginal
Ophichthus singapurensis Bleeker, 1864-65
acceptedseniororiginal
! Ophichthys singapurensis Bleeker, 1864-65
synonymseniororiginal1
acceptedseniororiginal
synonymseniororiginal1
Ophichthus zophochir Jordan & Gilbert, 1882
acceptedseniororiginal
! Ophichthys zophochir Jordan & Gilbert, 1882
synonymseniororiginal1
Ophichthus chamensis Meek & Hildebrand, 1923
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophichthus rugifer Jordan & Bollman, 1890
acceptedseniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophichthus cruentifer (Goode & Bean, 1896)
acceptedseniornew
Pisoodonophis cruentifer Goode & Bean, 1896
synonymseniororiginal2
Omochelys cruentifer (Goode & Bean, 1896)
synonymseniornew
Pisodonophis cruentifer (Goode & Bean, 1896)
synonymseniornew
Leptocephalus mucronatus Eigenmann & Kennedy, 1902
synonymjuniororiginal2
Leptocephalus conger Eigenmann, 1902
ambiguousotheroriginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
acceptedseniororiginal
! Ophichthys frontalis Garman, 1899
synonymseniororiginal1
Ophichthus asakusae Jordan & Snyder, 1901
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ophichthus erabo (Jordan & Snyder, 1901)
acceptedseniornew
Microdonophis erabo Jordan & Snyder, 1901
synonymseniororiginal2
Ophichthus retifer Fowler, 1935
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophichthus triserialis (non Kaup, 1856)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Ophichthus tsuchidae Jordan & Snyder, 1901
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ophichthus fowleri (Jordan & Evermann, 1903)
acceptedseniornew
Microdonophis fowleri Jordan & Evermann, 1903
synonymseniororiginal2
Ophichthus lithinus (Jordan & Richardson, 1908)
acceptedseniornew
Leiuranus lithinus Jordan & Richardson, 1908
synonymseniororiginal2
Ophichthus evermanni Jordan & Richardson, 1909
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophichthys evermani (Jordan & Richardson, 1909)
synonymjuniornew
acceptedseniororiginal
! Ophichthys unicolor Regan, 1908
synonymseniororiginal1
ambiguoushomonymoriginal2
Ophichthys algoensis Barnard, 1925
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophichthus macrops Günther, 1910
acceptedseniororiginal
! Ophichthys macrops Günther, 1910
synonymseniororiginal1
Ophichthus roseus Tanaka, 1917
acceptedseniororiginal2
acceptedseniororiginal
synonymseniororiginal1
Ophichthus karreri Blache, 1975
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophichthus bennettai McCosker, 1986
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophichthus spinicauda (Norman, 1922)
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
! Ophychthus spinicauda (Norman, 1922)
synonymseniornew
Ophichthus zonatus Howell Rivero, 1932
synonymjuniororiginal2
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ophichthus echeloides (D'Ancona, 1928)
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
acceptedseniororiginal
synonymseniororiginal1
acceptedseniororiginal
synonymseniororiginal1
Ophichthus melanoporus Kanazawa, 1963
acceptedseniororiginal2
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ophichthus kunaloa McCosker, 1979
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ophichthus rex Böhlke & Caruso, 1980
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ophichthus brevicaudatus Chu, Wu & Jin, 1981
acceptedseniororiginal
! Ophichthys brevicaudatus Chu, Wu & Jin, 1981
synonymseniororiginal1
Ophichthus fasciatus (Chu, Wu & Jin, 1981)
acceptedseniornew
Microdonophis fasciatus Chu, Wu & Jin, 1981
synonymseniororiginal2
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ophichthus hyposagmatus McCosker & Böhlke, 1984
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ophichthus menezesi McCosker & Böhlke, 1984
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ophichthus omorgmus McCosker & Böhlke, 1984
acceptedseniororiginal2
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ophichthus rotundus Lee & Asano, 1997
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ophichthus apachus McCosker & Rosenblatt, 1998
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ophichthus arneutes McCosker & Rosenblatt, 1998
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ophichthus longipenis McCosker & Rosenblatt, 1998
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ophichthus mecopterus McCosker & Rosenblatt, 1998
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ophichthus melope McCosker & Rosenblatt, 1998
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ophichthus tetratrema McCosker & Rosenblatt, 1998
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ophichthus exourus McCosker, 1999
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ophichthus genie McCosker, 1999
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ophichthus mystacinus McCosker, 1999
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ophichthus aphotistos McCosker & Chen, 2000
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ophichthus tchangi Tang & Zhang, 2002
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ophichthus pullus McCosker, 2005
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ophichthus brevirostris McCosker & Ross, 2007
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ophichthus alleni McCosker, 2010
acceptedseniororiginal2
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ophichthus congroides McCosker, 2010
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ophichthus hirritus McCosker, 2010
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ophichthus humanni McCosker, 2010
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ophichthus ishiyamorum McCosker, 2010
acceptedseniororiginal2
acceptedseniororiginal2
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ophichthus retrodorsalis Liu, Tang & Zhang, 2010
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ophichthus tomioi McCosker, 2010
acceptedseniororiginal2
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ophichthys orientalis (non McClelland, 1844)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Caecula kuro (Kuroda, 1947)
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
Sphagebranchus kuro (Kuroda, 1947)
synonymseniornew
Yirrkala kuro (Kuroda, 1947)
synonymseniornew
Ophisurus serpens (Linnaeus, 1758)
acceptedseniornew
Muraena serpens Linnaeus, 1758
synonymseniororiginal2
Oxystomus serpens (Linnaeus, 1758)
synonymseniornew
Sphagebranchus serpens (Linnaeus, 1758)
synonymseniornew
Echelus oxyrinchus Rafinesque, 1810
synonymjuniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
acceptedseniororiginal1
! Ophisurus macrorhynchus Bleeker, 1853
synonymseniororiginal
Apterichtus caecus (Linnaeus, 1758)
acceptedseniornew
Muraena caeca Linnaeus, 1758
synonymseniororiginal2
Caecula caeca (Linnaeus, 1758)
synonymseniornew
Ophichthys caecus (Linnaeus, 1758)
synonymseniornew
Sphagebranchus caecus (Linnaeus, 1758)
synonymseniornew
! Apterichthus caecus (Linnaeus, 1758)
synonymseniornew
synonymjuniororiginal2
Caecilia branderiana Lacepède, 1800
synonymjuniororiginal2
Apterichtus branderiana (Lacepède, 1800)
synonymjuniornew
Sphagebranchus bimaculatus (non Rafinesque, 1810)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Sphagebranchus serpa (non Rafinesque, 1810)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Sphagebranchus spallanzani (non Risso, 1810)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Apterichtus anguiformis (non Peters, 1877)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
Verma anguiformis (Peters, 1877)
synonymseniornew
! Apterichthus anguiformis (Peters, 1877)
synonymseniornew
Sphagebranchus caecus (non Linnaeus, 1758)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Apterichtus kendalli (Gilbert, 1891)
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
Verma kendalli (Gilbert, 1891)
synonymseniornew
Apterichtus moseri (Jordan & Snyder, 1901)
acceptedseniornew
Sphagebranchus moseri Jordan & Snyder, 1901
synonymseniororiginal2
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
Apterichtus flavicauda (Snyder, 1904)
synonymseniornew
Apterichtus klazingai (Weber, 1913)
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
! Apterichthys klazingai (Weber, 1913)
synonymseniornew
! Apterichtus klanzingai (Weber, 1913)
synonymseniornew
Apterichtus equatorialis (Myers & Wade, 1941)
acceptedseniornew
Caecula equatorialis Myers & Wade, 1941
synonymseniororiginal2
Caecula gymnocelus Böhlke, 1953
synonymjuniororiginal2
Apterichtus gymnocelus (Böhlke, 1953)
synonymjuniornew
Apterichtus monodi (Roux, 1966)
acceptedseniornew
Caecula monodi Roux, 1966
synonymseniororiginal2
synonymseniornew
Verma monodi (Roux, 1966)
synonymseniornew
Apterichtus ansp (Böhlke, 1968)
acceptedseniornew
Verma ansp Böhlke, 1968
synonymseniororiginal2
Apterichtus orientalis Machida & Ohta, 1994
acceptedseniororiginal2
Apterichtus keramanus Machida, Hashimoto & Yamakawa, 1997
acceptedseniororiginal2
Apterichtus australis McCosker & Randall, 2005
acceptedseniororiginal2
! Apterichtys australis McCosker & Randall, 2005
synonymseniororiginal
Apterichtus flavicaudus (non Snyder, 1904)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Dalophis imberbis (Delaroche, 1809)
acceptedseniornew
Sphagebranchus imberbis Delaroche, 1809
synonymseniororiginal2
Caecula imberbis (Delaroche, 1809)
synonymseniornew
Ophichthys imberbis (Delaroche, 1809)
synonymseniornew
Dalophis serpa Rafinesque, 1810
synonymjuniororiginal2
Dalophis bimaculata Rafinesque, 1810
synonymjuniororiginal2
Pterurus flexuosus Rafinesque, 1810
synonymjuniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
Leptocephalus spallanzani (non Risso, 1810)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Dalophis cephalopeltis (Bleeker, 1863)
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
Caecula cephalopeltis (Bleeker, 1863)
synonymseniornew
Ophichthys buettikoferi Steindachner, 1894
synonymjuniororiginal2
! Ophichthys buttikoferi Steindachner, 1894
synonymjuniororiginal
Dalophis boulengeri (Blache, Cadenat & Stauch, 1970)
acceptedseniornew
Caecula boulengeri Blache, Cadenat & Stauch, 1970
synonymseniororiginal2
Caecula cephalopeltis (non Bleeker, 1863)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Sphagebranchus cephalopeltis (non Bleeker, 1863)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Dalophis multidentatus Blache & Bauchot, 1972
acceptedseniororiginal2
Dalophis obtusirostris Blache & Bauchot, 1972
acceptedseniororiginal2
Echelus myrus (Linnaeus, 1758)
acceptedseniornew
Muraena myrus Linnaeus, 1758
synonymseniororiginal2
Echelus punctatus Rafinesque, 1810
synonymjuniororiginal2
Muraena longicollis Cuvier, 1816
synonymjuniororiginal2
Muraena vulgaris Kaup, 1856
synonymjuniororiginal2
Myrus vulgaris (Kaup, 1856)
synonymjuniornew
ambiguousotheroriginal2
Echelus uropterus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)
acceptedseniornew
Conger uropterus Temminck & Schlegel, 1846
synonymseniororiginal2
Myrophis uropterus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)
synonymseniornew
Echelus pachyrhynchus (Vaillant, 1888)
acceptedseniornew
Myrus pachyrhynchus Vaillant, 1888
synonymseniororiginal2
Ichthyapus selachops (Jordan & Gilbert, 1882)
acceptedseniornew
Apterichthys selachops Jordan & Gilbert, 1882
synonymseniororiginal2
Ichthyapus ophioneus (Evermann & Marsh, 1900)
acceptedseniornew
Sphagebranchus ophioneus Evermann & Marsh, 1900
synonymseniororiginal2
Caecula ophioneus (Evermann & Marsh, 1900)
synonymseniornew
Rhinenchelys ophioneus (Evermann & Marsh, 1900)
synonymjuniornew
Sphagebranchus conklini Eigenmann, 1916
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ichthyapus vulturis (Weber & de Beaufort, 1916)
acceptedseniornew
Sphagebranchus vulturis Weber & de Beaufort, 1916
synonymseniororiginal2
Ichthyapus vulturus (Weber & de Beaufort, 1916)
synonymseniornew
Caecula platyrhyncha (non Gosline, 1951)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Ichthyapus acuticeps (Barnard, 1923)
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
Caecula acuticeps (Barnard, 1923)
synonymseniornew
Caecula orientalis (non McClelland, 1844)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Ichthyapus platyrhynchus (Gosline, 1951)
acceptedseniornew
Caecula platyrhyncha Gosline, 1951
synonymseniororiginal2
Ichthyapus vulturis (non Weber & de Beaufort, 1916)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Ichthyapus vulturus (non Weber & de Beaufort, 1916)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Ichthyapus insularis McCosker, 2004
acceptedseniororiginal2
Leiuranus semicinctus (Lay & Bennett, 1839)
acceptedseniornew
Ophisurus semicinctus Lay & Bennett, 1839
synonymseniororiginal2
! Liuranus semicinctus (Lay & Bennett, 1839)
synonymseniornew
synonymjuniororiginal2
Caecula cincta (Tanaka, 1908)
synonymjuniornew
synonymjuniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
Leiuranus phoenixensis (Schultz, 1943)
synonymjuniornew
Leiuranus colubrinus (non Boddaert, 1781)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Leiuranus versicolor (Richardson, 1848)
acceptedseniornew
Ophisurus versicolor Richardson, 1848
synonymseniororiginal2
Cyclophichthys versicolor (Richardson, 1848)
synonymseniornew
Elapsopis versicolor (Richardson, 1848)
synonymseniornew
! Elapsopsis versicolor (Richardson, 1848)
synonymseniornew
Ophichthus cyclorhinus Fraser-Brunner, 1934
synonymjuniororiginal2
Cyclophichthys cyclorhinus (Fraser-Brunner, 1934)
synonymjuniornew
Elapsopis cyclorhinus (Fraser-Brunner, 1934)
synonymjuniornew
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
Ophichthys crocodilinus (Bennett, 1833)
synonymseniornew
! Brachysonophis crocodilinus (Bennett, 1833)
synonymseniornew
synonymjuniororiginal2
Achirophichthys typus Bleeker, 1864
synonymjuniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
Brachysomophis porphyreus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)
acceptedseniornew
Ophisurus porphyreus Temminck & Schlegel, 1846
synonymseniororiginal2
Mystriophis porphyreus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)
synonymseniornew
Ophichthys adspersus Günther, 1870
synonymjuniororiginal2
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
synonymseniornew
Ophichthys cirrochilus Günther, 1870
synonymjuniororiginal2
Brachysomophis henshawi Jordan & Snyder, 1904
acceptedseniororiginal2
Brachysomophis crocodilinus (non Bennett, 1833)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Brachysomophis atlanticus Blache & Saldanha, 1972
acceptedseniororiginal2
Brachysomophis longipinnis McCosker & Randall, 2001
acceptedseniororiginal2
Brachysomophis umbonis McCosker & Randall, 2001
acceptedseniororiginal2
Callechelys marmorata (Bleeker, 1854)
acceptedseniornew
Dalophis marmorata Bleeker, 1854
synonymseniororiginal2
Ophichthys marmoratus (Bleeker, 1854)
synonymseniornew
! Callechelys marmoratus (Bleeker, 1854)
synonymseniornew
ambiguousquestionableoriginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
Callechelys catostoma (Schneider, 1801)
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
! Callechelys catostomus (Schneider, 1801)
synonymseniornew
synonymjuniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal
synonymjuniororiginal2
! Callechelys striatus Smith, 1958
synonymjuniororiginal2
! Callechelys striata Smith, 1958
synonymjuniororiginal
Callechelys bitaeniata (Peters, 1877)
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
Callechelys muraena Jordan & Evermann, 1887
acceptedseniororiginal2
Callechelys guineensis (Osório, 1893)
acceptedseniornew
Ophichthys guineensis Osório, 1893
synonymseniororiginal2
! Callechelys guiniensis (Osório, 1893)
synonymseniornew
Callechelys perryae Storey, 1939
synonymjuniororiginal2
Caecula pantherina Cadenat, 1956
synonymjuniororiginal2
Callechelys pantherina (Cadenat, 1956)
synonymjuniornew
Callechelys lutea Snyder, 1904
acceptedseniororiginal
! Callechelys luteus Snyder, 1904
synonymseniororiginal1
Callechelys springeri (Ginsburg, 1951)
acceptedseniornew
Gordiichthys springeri Ginsburg, 1951
synonymseniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
Callechelys bilinearis Kanazawa, 1952
acceptedseniororiginal2
Callechelys cliffi Böhlke & Briggs, 1954
acceptedseniororiginal2
Callechelys leucoptera (Cadenat, 1954)
acceptedseniornew
Caecula leucoptera Cadenat, 1954
synonymseniororiginal2
Callechelys eristigma McCosker & Rosenblatt, 1972
acceptedseniororiginal
! Callechelys eristigmus McCosker & Rosenblatt, 1972
synonymseniororiginal1
Callechelys galapagensis McCosker & Rosenblatt, 1972
acceptedseniororiginal2
Callechelys maculatus Chu, Wu & Jin, 1981
acceptedseniororiginal2
Yirrkala maculatus (Chu, Wu & Jin, 1981)
ambiguoushomonymnew
Callechelys papulosa McCosker, 1998
acceptedseniororiginal2
Callechelys randalli McCosker, 1998
acceptedseniororiginal2
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ophisurus polyodon Bleeker, 1860
synonymjuniororiginal2
acceptedseniornew
Ophisurus cheilopogon Bleeker, 1860
synonymseniororiginal2
! Cirrhimuraena chilopogon (Bleeker, 1860)
synonymseniornew
acceptedseniororiginal
synonymseniororiginal1
synonymjuniororiginal2
Cirrhimuraena calamus (Günther, 1870)
acceptedseniornew
Ophichthys calamus Günther, 1870
synonymseniororiginal2
Cirrhimuraena playfairii (Günther, 1870)
acceptedseniornew
Ophichthys playfairii Günther, 1870
synonymseniororiginal2
Jenkinsiella playfairi (Günther, 1870)
synonymseniornew
Jenkinsiella playfairii (Günther, 1870)
synonymseniornew
Ophichthys arenicola Klunzinger, 1871
synonymjuniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
Cirrhimuraena oliveri (Seale, 1910)
acceptedseniornew
! Jenkinsella oliveri Seale, 1910
synonymseniororiginal2
synonymseniororiginal
Cirrhimuraena paucidens Herre & Myers, 1931
acceptedseniororiginal2
Cirrhimuraena inhacae (Smith, 1962)
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
acceptedseniororiginal2
Cirrhimuraena yuanding Tang & Zhang, 2003
acceptedseniororiginal2
Echiophis intertinctus (Richardson, 1848)
acceptedseniornew
Ophisurus intertinctus Richardson, 1848
synonymseniororiginal2
! Mystriophis interstinctus (Richardson, 1848)
synonymseniornew
Leptocephalus caudomaculatus Eigenmann & Kennedy, 1902
synonymjuniororiginal2
Echiophis punctifer (Kaup, 1859)
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
synonymseniornew
Conger mordax Poey, 1860
synonymjuniororiginal2
Echiophis mordax (Poey, 1860)
synonymjuniornew
Ophichthys schneideri Steindachner, 1879
synonymjuniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
Echiophis creutzbergi (Cadenat, 1956)
synonymjuniornew
Echiophis intertinctus (non Richardson, 1848)
misappliedmisappliednew
Echiophis brunneus (Castro-Aguirre & Suárez de los Cobos, 1983)
acceptedseniornew
Notophtophis brunneus Castro-Aguirre & Suárez de los Cobos, 1983
synonymseniororiginal2
Herpetoichthys regius (Richardson, 1848)
acceptedseniornew
Ophisurus regius Richardson, 1848
synonymseniororiginal2
Ophichthus regius (Richardson, 1848)
synonymseniornew
Ophichthys regius (Richardson, 1848)
synonymseniornew
synonymjuniororiginal2
synonymjuniornew
Herpetoichthys fossatus (Myers & Wade, 1941)
acceptedseniornew
Pogonophis fossatus Myers & Wade, 1941
synonymseniororiginal2
Lamnostoma orientalis (McClelland, 1844)
acceptedseniornew
Dalophis orientalis McClelland, 1844
synonymseniororiginal1
Ophichthys orientalis (McClelland, 1844)
synonymseniornew
Sphagebranchus orientalis (McClelland, 1844)
synonymseniornew
! Lamnastoma orientalis (McClelland, 1844)
synonymseniornew
! Lamnosoma orientalis (McClelland, 1844)
synonymseniornew
! Lamnostomus orientalis (McClelland, 1844)
synonymseniornew
synonymjuniororiginal2
Caecula pterygera (non Vahl, 1784)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Lamnostoma polyophthalma (Bleeker, 1853)
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal1
Caecula polyophthalmus (Bleeker, 1853)
synonymseniornew
! Lamnostoma polyophthalmum (Bleeker, 1853)
synonymseniornew
Lamnostoma mindora (Jordan & Richardson, 1908)
acceptedseniornew
Caecula mindora Jordan & Richardson, 1908
synonymseniororiginal2
Sphagebranchus mindora (Jordan & Richardson, 1908)
synonymseniornew
! Coecula mindora Jordan & Richardson, 1908
synonymseniororiginal
Lamnostoma kampeni (Weber & de Beaufort, 1916)
acceptedseniornew
Brachysomophis kampeni Weber & de Beaufort, 1916
synonymseniororiginal2
Achirophichthys kampeni (Weber & de Beaufort, 1916)
synonymseniornew
Lamnostoma taylori (Herre, 1923)
acceptedseniornew
Caecula taylori Herre, 1923
synonymseniororiginal2
Mystriophis rostellatus (Richardson, 1848)
acceptedseniornew
Ophisurus rostellatus Richardson, 1848
synonymseniororiginal2
Ophichthys rostellatus (Richardson, 1848)
synonymseniornew
acceptedseniororiginal2
Mystriophis rostellatus (non Richardson, 1844)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Pisodonophis cancrivorus (Richardson, 1848)
acceptedseniornew
Ophisurus cancrivorus Richardson, 1848
synonymseniororiginal2
Ophichthys cancrivorus (Richardson, 1848)
synonymseniornew
! Ophisurus cancrivomer Richardson, 1848
synonymseniororiginal
! Pisodonophis cancricorus (Richardson, 1848)
synonymseniornew
! Pisodonophis cancrivorous (Richardson, 1848)
synonymseniornew
! Pisodonphis cancrivorus Richardson, 1848
synonymseniororiginal
! Pisoodonophis cancrivorus (Richardson, 1848)
synonymseniornew
Ophisurus nigrepinnis Liénard, 1842
ambiguousotheroriginal2
Myrophis chrysogaster Macleay, 1881
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophichthus chilkensis Chaudhuri, 1916
ambiguousquestionableoriginal1
Pisodonophis chilkensis (Chaudhuri, 1916)
ambiguousquestionablenew
synonymjuniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal
Ophichthus macrochir (non Bleeker, 1853)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Pisodonophis boro (Hamilton, 1822)
acceptedseniornew
Ophisurus boro Hamilton, 1822
synonymseniororiginal2
Ophichthys boro (Hamilton, 1822)
synonymseniornew
! Pisodontophis bora (Hamilton, 1822)
synonymseniornew
! Pisoodonophis boro (Hamilton, 1822)
synonymseniornew
Ophisurus harancha Hamilton, 1822
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophisurus caudatus McClelland, 1844
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophisurus sinensis Richardson, 1848
synonymjuniororiginal2
! Ophiurus baccidens Cantor, 1849
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophisurus baccidens Cantor, 1849
synonymjuniororiginal
Conger microstoma Eydoux & Souleyet, 1850
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophisurus brachysoma Bleeker, 1853
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophisurus schaapii Bleeker, 1853
synonymjuniororiginal2
! Ophisurus schaapi Bleeker, 1853
synonymjuniororiginal
synonymjuniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
Pisoodonophis zophistius (non Jordan & Snyder, 1901)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Pisodonophis hijala (Hamilton, 1822)
acceptedseniornew
Ophisurus hijala Hamilton, 1822
synonymseniororiginal2
Pisodonophis semicinctus (Richardson, 1848)
acceptedseniornew
Ophisurus semicinctus Richardson, 1848
ambiguoushomonymoriginal2
Ophichthys semicinctus (Richardson, 1848)
synonymseniornew
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
synonymseniororiginal
! Pisoodonophis hypselopterus (Bleeker, 1851)
synonymseniornew
Pisodonophis hoeveni (Bleeker, 1853)
acceptedseniornew
Ophisurus hoevenii Bleeker, 1853
synonymseniororiginal2
Pisodonophis hoevenii (Bleeker, 1853)
synonymseniornew
acceptedseniororiginal
! Pisoodonophis daspilotus Gilbert, 1898
synonymseniororiginal1
acceptedseniororiginal
synonymseniororiginal1
acceptedseniororiginal2
Myrichthys tigrinus Girard, 1859
acceptedseniororiginal2
Myrichthys colubrinus (Boddaert, 1781)
acceptedseniornew
Muraena colubrina Boddaert, 1781
synonymseniororiginal2
Chlevastes colubrinus (Boddaert, 1781)
synonymseniornew
Gymnothorax colubrinus (Boddaert, 1781)
synonymseniornew
! Myrichthys colubrina (Boddaert, 1781)
synonymseniornew
! Myrichtys colubrinus (Boddaert, 1781)
synonymseniornew
synonymjuniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophisurus fasciatus Lacepède, 1802
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophisurus alternans Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
synonymjuniororiginal2
ambiguoushomonymoriginal1
Ophichthys elapsoides Castelnau, 1875
synonymjuniororiginal2
Dussumeiria elapsoides (Castelnau, 1875)
synonymjuniornew
Chlevastes elaps Fowler, 1912
synonymjuniororiginal2
Myrichthys bleekeri Gosline, 1951
synonymjuniororiginal2
Myrichthys maculosus (Cuvier, 1816)
acceptedseniornew
Muraena maculosa Cuvier, 1816
synonymseniororiginal2
! Myrichtys maculosus (Cuvier, 1816)
synonymseniornew
Muraena tigrina Rüppell, 1830
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophichthys dromicus Günther, 1870
synonymjuniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
Myrichthys aki Tanaka, 1917
synonymjuniororiginal2
Pisoodonophis magnifica (non Abbott, 1861)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Myrichthys ocellatus (Lesueur, 1825)
acceptedseniornew
Muraenophis ocellata Lesueur, 1825
synonymseniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
Myrichthys oculatus (Kaup, 1856)
synonymjuniornew
! Myrichttys oculatus (Kaup, 1856)
synonymjuniornew
synonymjuniororiginal2
Myrichthys keckii Silvester, 1915
synonymjuniororiginal2
Myrichthys pardalis (Valenciennes, 1839)
acceptedseniornew
Ophisurus pardalis Valenciennes, 1839
synonymseniororiginal2
Ophichthys pardalis (Valenciennes, 1839)
synonymseniornew
! Myrichthys perdalis (Valenciennes, 1839)
synonymseniornew
Ophichthys guineensis (non Osório, 1893)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Myrichthys breviceps (Richardson, 1848)
acceptedseniornew
Ophisurus breviceps Richardson, 1848
synonymseniororiginal2
Muraena acuminata Gronow, 1854
synonymjuniororiginal2
Myrichthys acuminatus (Gronow, 1854)
synonymjuniornew
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophisurus longus Poey, 1867
synonymjuniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
Leptocephalus undulatus Strömman, 1896
synonymjuniororiginal2
Myrichthys magnificus (Abbott, 1860)
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
! Ophichthys stypurus Smith & Swain, 1882
synonymjuniororiginal2
Ophichthus stypurus Smith & Swain, 1882
synonymjuniororiginal
Myrichthys xysturus (Jordan & Gilbert, 1882)
acceptedseniornew
Ophichthys xysturus Jordan & Gilbert, 1882
synonymseniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
Myrichthys pantostigmius Jordan & McGregor, 1898
acceptedseniororiginal2
Myrichthys aspetocheiros McCosker & Rosenblatt, 1993
acceptedseniororiginal2
Myrichthys paleracio McCosker & Allen, 2012
acceptedseniororiginal2
Letharchus velifer Goode & Bean, 1882
acceptedseniororiginal2
Letharchus aliculatus McCosker, 1974
acceptedseniororiginal2
Letharchus rosenblatti McCosker, 1974
acceptedseniororiginal2
acceptedseniornew
Caecula bascanium Jordan, 1884
synonymseniororiginal2
Leptocephalus gilberti Eigenmann & Kennedy, 1902
synonymjuniororiginal2
Bascanichthys longipinnis (Kner & Steindachner, 1867)
acceptedseniornew
Sphagebranchus longipinnis Kner & Steindachner, 1867
synonymseniororiginal2
Bascanichthys kirkii (Günther, 1870)
acceptedseniornew
Ophichthys kirkii Günther, 1870
synonymseniororiginal2
! Caecula kirki (Günther, 1870)
synonymseniornew
Bascanichthys filaria (Günther, 1872)
acceptedseniornew
Ophichthys filaria Günther, 1872
synonymseniororiginal2
Bascanichthys scuticaris (Goode & Bean, 1880)
acceptedseniornew
Sphagebranchus scuticaris Goode & Bean, 1880
synonymseniororiginal2
Sphagebranchus teres Goode & Bean, 1882
synonymjuniororiginal2
Bascanichthys sibogae (Weber, 1913)
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
Bascanichthys bascanoides Osburn & Nichols, 1916
acceptedseniororiginal2
acceptedseniororiginal2
Bascanichthys cylindricus Meek & Hildebrand, 1923
acceptedseniororiginal2
Bascanichthys panamensis Meek & Hildebrand, 1923
acceptedseniororiginal2
Bascanichthys myersi (Herre, 1932)
acceptedseniornew
Callechelys myersi Herre, 1932
synonymseniororiginal2
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
acceptedseniororiginal2
Bascanichthys congoensis Blache & Cadenat, 1971
synonymjuniororiginal2
acceptedseniororiginal2
Callechelys longipinnis (non Kner & Steindachner, 1867)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Bascanichthys ceciliae Blache & Cadenat, 1971
acceptedseniororiginal2
Bascanichthys inopinatus McCosker, Böhlke & Böhlke, 1989
acceptedseniororiginal2
Gordiichthys irretitus Jordan & Davis, 1891
acceptedseniororiginal2
Gordiichthys leibyi McCosker & Böhlke, 1984
acceptedseniororiginal2
Gordiichthys randalli McCosker & Böhlke, 1984
acceptedseniororiginal2
Gordiichthys ergodes McCosker, Böhlke & Böhlke, 1989
acceptedseniororiginal2
Gordiichthys combibus McCosker & Lavenberg, 2001
acceptedseniororiginal2
Gordiichthys sp. Not applicable
synonymotherother
Quassiremus evionthas (Jordan & Bollman, 1890)
acceptedseniornew
! Ophichthus evionthas Jordan & Bollman, 1890
synonymseniororiginal2
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
Quassiremus goslingi Beebe & Tee-Van, 1932
synonymjuniororiginal2
Quassiremus nothochir (Gilbert, 1890)
acceptedseniornew
Ophichthys nothochir Gilbert, 1890
synonymseniororiginal2
acceptedseniororiginal2
Myrichthys sp. Not applicable
synonymotherother
Ophichthus sp. Not applicable
synonymotherother
Scytalichthys miurus (Jordan & Gilbert, 1882)
acceptedseniornew
Ophichthys miurus Jordan & Gilbert, 1882
synonymseniororiginal2
Xyrias revulsus Jordan & Snyder, 1901
acceptedseniororiginal2
Xyrias multiserialis (Norman, 1939)
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
synonymseniornew
Xyrias guineensis (Blache, 1975)
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
Xyrias chioui McCosker, Chen & Chen, 2009
acceptedseniororiginal2
Hemerorhinus heyningi (Weber, 1913)
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
Hemerorhinus opici Blache & Bauchot, 1972
acceptedseniororiginal2
Malvoliophis pinguis (Günther, 1872)
acceptedseniornew
Ophichthys pinguis Günther, 1872
synonymseniororiginal2
! Malviolophus pinguis (Günther, 1872)
synonymseniornew
synonymjuniororiginal2
Yirrkala chaselingi Whitley, 1940
acceptedseniororiginal2
Yirrkala fusca (Zuiew, 1793)
acceptedseniornew
Muraena fusca Zuiew, 1793
synonymseniororiginal2
Yirrkala kaupii (Bleeker, 1858)
acceptedseniornew
Sphagebranchus kaupii Bleeker, 1858
synonymseniororiginal2
Ophichthys kaupii (Bleeker, 1858)
synonymseniornew
! Caecula kaupi (Bleeker, 1858)
synonymseniornew
! Yirrkala kaupi (Bleeker, 1858)
synonymseniornew
Yirrkala macrodon (Bleeker, 1863)
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
Yirrkala moluccensis (Bleeker, 1864)
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
Yirrkala tenuis (Günther, 1870)
acceptedseniornew
Ophichthys tenuis Günther, 1870
synonymseniororiginal2
Pantonora tenuis (Günther, 1870)
synonymseniornew
Caecula natalensis Fowler, 1934
synonymjuniororiginal2
Yirrkala timorensis (Günther, 1870)
acceptedseniornew
! Ophichthys timorensis Günther, 1870
synonymseniororiginal2
Ophichthus timorensis Günther, 1870
synonymseniororiginal
ambiguoushomonymoriginal2
Yirrkala lumbricoides (Bleeker, 1864)
ambiguoushomonymnew
Yirrkala misolensis (Günther, 1872)
acceptedseniornew
Ophichthys misolensis Günther, 1872
synonymseniororiginal2
Yirrkala gjellerupi (Weber & de Beaufort, 1916)
acceptedseniornew
Sphagebranchus gjellerupi Weber & de Beaufort, 1916
synonymseniororiginal2
Yirrkala omanensis (Norman, 1939)
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
Ichthyapus omanensis (Norman, 1939)
synonymseniornew
Yirrkala maculata (Klausewitz, 1964)
acceptedseniornew
Caecula maculata Klausewitz, 1964
synonymseniororiginal2
Yirrkala insolitus McCosker, 1999
acceptedseniororiginal2
Yirrkala moorei McCosker, 2006
acceptedseniororiginal2
Yirrkala sp. Not applicable
synonymotherother
Yirrkala calyptra McCosker, 2011
acceptedseniororiginal2
Yirrkala ori McCosker, 2011
acceptedseniororiginal2
Leptenchelys vermiformis Myers & Wade, 1941
acceptedseniororiginal2
Phaenomonas pinnata Myers & Wade, 1941
acceptedseniororiginal2
Phaenomonas longissima (Cadenat & Marchal, 1963)
acceptedseniornew
Callechelys longissimus Cadenat & Marchal, 1963
synonymseniororiginal2
Bascanichthys longissimus (Cadenat & Marchal, 1963)
synonymseniornew
Phaenomonas longissimus (Cadenat & Marchal, 1963)
synonymseniornew
Sphagebranchus foresti Cadenat & Roux, 1964
synonymjuniororiginal2
Apterichtus foresti (Cadenat & Roux, 1964)
synonymjuniornew
Ethadophis foresti (Cadenat & Roux, 1964)
synonymjuniornew
Microrhynchus foresti (Cadenat & Roux, 1964)
synonymjuniornew
Phaenomonas foresti (Cadenat & Roux, 1964)
synonymjuniornew
Microrhynchus epinepheli Blache & Bauchot, 1972
synonymjuniororiginal2
Apterichtus epinepheli (Blache & Bauchot, 1972)
synonymjuniornew
Ethadophis epinepheli (Blache & Bauchot, 1972)
synonymjuniornew
Phaenomonas epinepheli (Blache & Bauchot, 1972)
synonymjuniornew
! Apterichtus epinephili (Blache & Bauchot, 1972)
synonymjuniornew
acceptedseniororiginal2
! Phaenomonas cooperi Palmer, 1970
synonymseniororiginal
acceptedseniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
Cirricaecula johnsoni Schultz, 1953
acceptedseniororiginal2
Cirricaecula macdowelli McCosker & Randall, 1993
acceptedseniororiginal2
Caralophia loxochila Böhlke, 1955
acceptedseniororiginal2
Aplatophis chauliodus Böhlke, 1956
acceptedseniororiginal2
Aplatophis zorro McCosker & Robertson, 2001
acceptedseniororiginal2
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ethadophis byrnei Rosenblatt & McCosker, 1970
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ethadophis merenda Rosenblatt & McCosker, 1970
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ethadophis akkistikos McCosker & Böhlke, 1984
acceptedseniororiginal2
Leuropharus lasiops Rosenblatt & McCosker, 1970
acceptedseniororiginal2
Allips concolor McCosker, 1972
acceptedseniororiginal2
Evips percinctus McCosker, 1972
acceptedseniororiginal2
! Evipes percinctus McCosker, 1972
synonymseniororiginal
! Evips persinctus McCosker, 1972
synonymseniororiginal
Paraletharchus pacificus (Osburn & Nichols, 1916)
acceptedseniornew
Letharchus pacificus Osburn & Nichols, 1916
synonymseniororiginal2
Paraletharchus opercularis (Myers & Wade, 1941)
acceptedseniornew
Letharchus opercularis Myers & Wade, 1941
synonymseniororiginal2
Stictorhinus potamius Böhlke & McCosker, 1975
acceptedseniororiginal2
Hyphalophis devius McCosker & Böhlke, 1982
acceptedseniororiginal2
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
Lethogoleos andersoni McCosker & Böhlke, 1982
acceptedseniororiginal2
Xestochilus nebulosus (Smith, 1962)
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
acceptedseniororiginal2
acceptedseniororiginal2
Myrophinae
Myrophis punctatus Lütken, 1852
acceptedseniororiginal2
! Myroplius punctatus Lütken, 1852
synonymseniororiginal
synonymjuniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
synonymjuniornew
Myrophis lumbricus Jordan & Gilbert, 1882
synonymjuniororiginal2
Myrophis iguapensis Miranda Ribeiro, 1908
synonymjuniororiginal2
Myrophis longleii Silvester, 1915
synonymjuniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
Myrophis microchir (Bleeker, 1864)
acceptedseniornew
Echelus microchir Bleeker, 1864
synonymseniororiginal2
Myrophis plumbeus (Cope, 1871)
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
Paramyrus plumbeus (Cope, 1871)
synonymseniornew
synonymjuniororiginal2
Myrophis punctatus (non Lütken, 1851)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Myrophis vafer (non Jordan & Gilbert, 1883)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
Myrophis vafer Jordan & Gilbert, 1883
acceptedseniororiginal2
Hesperomyrus fryi Myers & Storey, 1939
synonymjuniororiginal2
acceptedseniororiginal2
Myrophis emmae Howell Rivero, 1934
synonymjuniororiginal2
Myrophis lepturus Kotthaus, 1968
acceptedseniororiginal2
Myrophis anterodorsalis McCosker, Böhlke & Böhlke, 1989
acceptedseniororiginal2
acceptedseniornew
Muraena gymnopterus Bleeker, 1853
synonymseniororiginal1
synonymjuniororiginal2
Muraenichthys hattae Jordan & Snyder, 1901
synonymjuniororiginal2
acceptedseniororiginal2
! Muraenichthys schultzi Bleeker, 1857
synonymseniororiginal
! Muraenichthys schulzei Bleeker, 1857
synonymseniororiginal
Muraenichthys thompsoni Jordan & Richardson, 1908
acceptedseniororiginal2
ambiguousquestionableoriginal2
Muraenichthys sibogae Weber & de Beaufort, 1916
acceptedseniororiginal2
acceptedseniororiginal2
Muraenichthys philippinensis Schultz & Woods, 1949
acceptedseniororiginal2
Ahlia egmontis (Jordan, 1884)
acceptedseniornew
Myrophis egmontis Jordan, 1884
synonymseniororiginal2
Leptocephalus crenatus Strömman, 1896
synonymjuniororiginal2
Leptocephalus humilis Strömman, 1896
synonymjuniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
Myrophis microps Parr, 1930
synonymjuniororiginal2
Scolecenchelys australis (Macleay, 1881)
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
ambiguousquestionableoriginal1
synonymjuniororiginal2
ambiguousquestionableoriginal2
ambiguousquestionableoriginal2
Scolecenchelys gymnota (Bleeker, 1857)
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
Scolecenchelys gymnotus (Bleeker, 1857)
synonymseniornew
! Muaenichthys gymnotus Bleeker, 1857
synonymseniororiginal
synonymjuniororiginal2
Muraenichthys fowleri Schultz, 1943
synonymjuniororiginal2
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
Muraenichthys owstoni Jordan & Snyder, 1901
synonymjuniororiginal2
Echidna uniformis Seale, 1901
synonymjuniororiginal2
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
Scolecenchelys breviceps (Günther, 1876)
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
Muraenichthys ogilbyi (Fowler, 1907)
synonymjuniornew
Aotea acus Phillipps, 1926
synonymjuniororiginal2
synonymjuniornew
synonymjuniororiginal2
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
synonymseniornew
synonymseniornew
Scolecenchelys aoki (Jordan & Snyder, 1901)
acceptedseniornew
Schismorhynchus sp. Not applicable
synonymotherother
Muraenichthys aoki Jordan & Snyder, 1901
synonymjuniororiginal2
Muraenichthys borealis Machida & Shiogaki, 1990
synonymjuniororiginal2
Scolecenchelys borealis (Machida & Shiogaki, 1990)
synonymjuniornew
Muraenichthys okamurai Machida & Ohta, 1996
synonymjuniororiginal2
Scolecenchelys okamurai (Machida & Ohta, 1996)
synonymjuniornew
Muraenichthys gymnotus (non Bleeker, 1857)
misappliedmisappliedmisapplied
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
Scolecenchelys tasmaniensis (McCulloch, 1911)
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
Scolecenchelys acutirostris (Weber & de Beaufort, 1916)
acceptedseniornew
Muraenichthys acutirostris Weber & de Beaufort, 1916
synonymseniororiginal2
Scolecenchelys cookei (Fowler, 1928)
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
Scolecenchelys xorae (Smith, 1958)
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
Scolecenchelys chilensis (McCosker, 1970)
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
Scolecenchelys puhioilo (McCosker, 1979)
acceptedseniornew
Muraenichthys puhioilo McCosker, 1979
synonymseniororiginal2
Scolecenchelys erythraeensis (Bauchot & Maugé, 1980)
acceptedseniornew
Muraenichthys erythraeensis Bauchot & Maugé, 1980
synonymseniororiginal2
! Muraenichthys erythraensis Bauchot & Maugé, 1980
synonymseniororiginal
Scolecenchelys japonica (Machida & Ohta, 1993)
acceptedseniornew
Muraenichthys japonicus Machida & Ohta, 1993
synonymseniororiginal2
Scolecenchelys profundorum (McCosker & Parin, 1995)
acceptedseniornew
Muraenichthys profundorum McCosker & Parin, 1995
synonymseniororiginal2
Scolecenchelys castlei McCosker, 2006
acceptedseniororiginal2
Scolecenchelys fuscogularis Hibino, Kai & Kimura, 2013
acceptedseniororiginal2
acceptedseniororiginal2
Neenchelys buitendijki Weber & de Beaufort, 1916
acceptedseniororiginal2
Myrophis cheni Chen & Weng, 1967
acceptedseniororiginal1
Neenchelys retropinna Smith & Böhlke, 1983
acceptedseniororiginal1
Neenchelys parvipectoralis Chu, Wu and Jin, 1981
acceptedseniororiginal2
Neenchelys daedalus McCosker, 1982
acceptedseniororiginal2
Neenchelys mccoskeri Hibino, Ho & Kimura, 2012
acceptedseniororiginal2
acceptedseniororiginal2
acceptedseniorchange in rank
synonymseniororiginal1
acceptedseniorchange in rank
synonymseniororiginal1
acceptedseniororiginal2
Pseudomyrophis frio (Jordan & Davis, 1891)
acceptedseniornew
Myrophis frio Jordan & Davis, 1891
synonymseniororiginal2
Pseudomyrophis nimius Böhlke, 1960
acceptedseniororiginal2
acceptedseniororiginal2
Pseudomyrophis fugesae McCosker, Böhlke & Böhlke, 1989
acceptedseniororiginal2
Schultzidia johnstonensis (Schultz & Woods, 1949)
acceptedseniornew
Muraenichthys johnstonensis Schultz & Woods, 1949
synonymseniororiginal2
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
Leptenchelys labialis (Seale, 1917)
synonymseniornew
! Schizmorhynchus labialis (Seale, 1917)
synonymseniornew
Glenoglossa wassi McCosker, 1982
acceptedseniororiginal2
acceptedseniororiginal2
acceptedseniororiginal2
Skythrenchelys zabra Castle & McCosker, 1999
acceptedseniororiginal2
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
Skythrenchelys lentiginosa Castle & McCosker, 1999
synonymjuniororiginal2
Pylorobranchus hoi McCosker, Loh, Lin & Chen, 2012
acceptedseniororiginal2
acceptedseniororiginal2
acceptedseniororiginal2
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