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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Anguilliformes
Family: Congridae Conger and garden eels
Subfamily: Heterocongrinae
Genus: Gorgasia

(See list of species below)



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14 species (see list below)

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Western Pacific
Max. Length 121 cm TL

 
Gorgasia barnesi
[Barnes' garden eel]
No picture found
Western Indian Ocean

 
Gorgasia cotroneii
[]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Pacific Ocean
Max. Length 53 cm TL
Gorgasia galzini Castle & Randall, 1999

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Gorgasia galzini
[Speckled garden-eel]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 59.8 cm SL
Gorgasia hawaiiensis Randall & Chess, 1980

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Gorgasia hawaiiensis
[Hawaiian garden eel]
No picture found
Eastern Central Atlantic

 
Gorgasia inferomaculata
[]

Photo by Shao, K.T.

Northwest and Southwest P
Max. Length 100 cm TL
Gorgasia japonica Abe, Miki & Asai, 1977

Photo by Shao, K.T.
 
Gorgasia japonica
[]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Indian Ocean
Max. Length 75.1 cm TL
Gorgasia klausewitzi Quéro & Saldanha, 1995

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Gorgasia klausewitzi
[Klausewitz' garden eel]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 70 cm TL
Gorgasia maculata Klausewitz & Eibl-Eibesfeldt, 1959

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Gorgasia maculata
[Whitespotted garden eel]
No picture found
Western Central Pacific
Max. Length 75 cm TL

 
Gorgasia naeocepaea
[Freckled garden eel]

Photo by Adams, M.J.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 40 cm TL
Gorgasia preclara Böhlke & Randall, 1981

Photo by Adams, M.J.
 
Gorgasia preclara
[Splendid garden eel]

Photo by FAO

Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 50 cm TL
Gorgasia punctata Meek & Hildebrand, 1923

Photo by FAO
 
Gorgasia punctata
[Dotted garden eel]

Photo by Khalaf, M.A.

Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 83.8 cm TL
Gorgasia sillneri Klausewitz, 1962

Photo by Khalaf, M.A.
 
Gorgasia sillneri
[]

Photo by The Fish Database of Taiwan

Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 74.1 cm TL
Gorgasia taiwanensis Shao, 1990

Photo by The Fish Database of Taiwan
 
Gorgasia taiwanensis
[]
No picture found
Western Central Pacific
Max. Length 118.6 cm TL

 
Gorgasia thamani
[]
14 Species of Family Congridae with Genus Gorgasia
(Conger and garden eels)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1984 Gorgasia barnesi Barnes' garden eel Western Pacific 121 TL
1928 Gorgasia cotroneii Western Indian Ocean
1999 Gorgasia galzini Speckled garden-eel Pacific Ocean 53 TL
1980 Gorgasia hawaiiensis Hawaiian garden eel Eastern Central Pacific 59.8 SL
1977 Gorgasia inferomaculata Eastern Central Atlantic
1977 Gorgasia japonica Northwest and Southwest P 100 TL
1995 Gorgasia klausewitzi Klausewitz' garden eel Indian Ocean 75.1 TL
1959 Gorgasia maculata Whitespotted garden eel Indo-West Pacific 70 TL
1951 Gorgasia naeocepaea Freckled garden eel Western Central Pacific 75 TL
1981 Gorgasia preclara Splendid garden eel Indo-West Pacific 40 TL
1923 Gorgasia punctata Dotted garden eel Eastern Central Pacific 50 TL
1962 Gorgasia sillneri Western Indian Ocean 83.8 TL
1990 Gorgasia taiwanensis Northwest Pacific 74.1 TL
2004 Gorgasia thamani Western Central Pacific 118.6 TL



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