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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Anguilliformes
Family: Nettastomatidae Duckbill eels

Genus: Facciolella

(See list of species below)



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6 species (see list below)

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Southeast Pacific

 
Facciolella castlei
[]
No picture found
Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 90 cm TL

 
Facciolella equatorialis
[Dogface witch eel]
No picture found
Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 61 cm TL

 
Facciolella gilbertii
[Dogface witch-eel]
No picture found
Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 36.1 cm TL

 
Facciolella karreri
[]

Photo by Wirtz, P.

Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 64.9 cm SL
Facciolella oxyrhyncha (Bellotti, 1883)

Photo by Wirtz, P.
 
Facciolella oxyrhyncha
[Facciola's sorcerer]
No picture found
Western Indian Ocean

 
Facciolella saurencheloides
[]
6 Species of Family Nettastomatidae with Genus Facciolella
(Duckbill eels)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1985 Facciolella castlei Southeast Pacific
1891 Facciolella equatorialis Dogface witch eel Eastern Central Pacific 90 TL
1899 Facciolella gilbertii Dogface witch-eel Eastern Central Pacific 61 TL
1995 Facciolella karreri Western Indian Ocean 36.1 TL
1883 Facciolella oxyrhyncha Facciola's sorcerer Eastern Atlantic 64.9 SL
1928 Facciolella saurencheloides Western Indian Ocean



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