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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Anguilliformes
Family: Moringuidae Worm or spaghetti eels

Genus: Neoconger

(See list of species below)



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3 species (see list below)

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Photo by Carvalho Filho, A.

Western Atlantic
Max. Length 30 cm TL
Neoconger mucronatus Girard, 1858

Photo by Carvalho Filho, A.
 
Neoconger mucronatus
[Ridged eel]

Photo by Bucol, A.A.

Indo-West Pacific

Neoconger tuberculatus (Castle, 1965)

Photo by Bucol, A.A.
 
Neoconger tuberculatus
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Photo by Robertson, R.

Eastern Central Pacific

Neoconger vermiformis Gilbert, 1890

Photo by Robertson, R.
 
Neoconger vermiformis
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3 Species of Family Moringuidae with Genus Neoconger
(Worm or spaghetti eels)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1858 Neoconger mucronatus Ridged eel Western Atlantic 30 TL
1965 Neoconger tuberculatus Indo-West Pacific
1890 Neoconger vermiformis Eastern Central Pacific



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