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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Anguilliformes
Family: Congridae Conger and garden eels
Subfamily: Congrinae
Genus: Bassanago

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4 species (see list below)

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Photo by Bañón Díaz, R.

Southeast Pacific
Max. Length 100 cm TL
Bassanago albescens (Barnard, 1923)

Photo by Bañón Díaz, R.
 
Bassanago albescens
[Hairy conger]

Photo by Yau, B.

Southwest Pacific.
Max. Length 50 cm TL
Bassanago bulbiceps Whitley, 1948

Photo by Yau, B.
 
Bassanago bulbiceps
[Swollen-headed conger eel]
No picture found
Southwest Pacific.
Max. Length 100 cm TL

 
Bassanago hirsutus
[Deepsea conger]
No picture found
Southeast Pacific
Max. Length 46.5 cm TL

 
Bassanago nielseni
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4 Species of Family Congridae with Genus Bassanago
(Conger and garden eels)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1923 Bassanago albescens Hairy conger Southeast Pacific 100 TL
1948 Bassanago bulbiceps Swollen-headed conger eel Southwest Pacific. 50 TL
1960 Bassanago hirsutus Deepsea conger Southwest Pacific. 100 TL
1990 Bassanago nielseni Southeast Pacific 46.5 TL



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