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IRMNG taxon details

Muraenidae

114865  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:114865)

accepted
Family
Genus Anarchias Jordan & Starks in Jordan & Seale, 1906
Genus Channomuraena Richardson, 1848
Genus Cirrimaxilla Chen & Shao, 1995
Genus Diaphenchelys McCosker & Randall, 2007
Genus Echidna Forster, 1788
Genus Enchelycore Kaup, 1856
Genus Enchelynassa Kaup, 1855
Genus Gymnomuraena Lacepède, 1803
Genus Gymnothorax Bloch, 1795
Genus Lycodontis McClelland, 1844
Genus Monopenchelys Böhlke & McCosker, 1982
Genus Muraena Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Pseudechidna Bleeker, 1863
Genus Rhinomuraena Garman, 1888
Genus Scuticaria Jordan & Snyder, 1901
Genus Strophidon McClelland, 1844
Genus Uropterygius Rüppell, 1838

Genus Gymnothorax Cuvier, 1800 (nomen nudum)
Genus Megaderus Rafinesque, 1815 accepted as Echidna Forster, 1788 (nomen nudum)

Genus Aemasia Jordan & Snyder, 1901 accepted as Enchelycore Kaup, 1856
Genus Ahynnodontophis Fowler, 1912 accepted as Gymnothorax Bloch, 1795
Genus Arndha Deraniyagala, 1931 accepted as Gymnomuraena Lacepède, 1803
Genus Chamomuraena Kaup in Duméril, 1856 accepted as Channomuraena Richardson, 1848
Genus Channo-muraena Richardson, 1844 accepted as Channomuraena Richardson, 1848
Genus Chasmenchelys Fowler, 1944 accepted as Gymnothorax Bloch, 1795
Genus Echida accepted as Echidna Forster, 1788 (misspelling)
Genus Enchelicore accepted as Enchelycore Kaup, 1856 (misspelling)
Genus Enchelycotte Kaup in Duméril, 1856 accepted as Enchelycore Kaup, 1856
Genus Eurymyctera Kaup, 1856 accepted as Enchelycore Kaup, 1856
Genus Evenchelys Jordan & Evermann, 1902 accepted as Strophidon McClelland, 1844
Genus Fimbrinares Whitley, 1948 accepted as Enchelycore Kaup, 1856
Genus Gymnomurena Rafinesque, 1815 accepted as Gymnomuraena Lacepède, 1803
Genus Gymnomyraena Agassiz, 1846 accepted as Gymnomuraena Lacepède, 1803
Genus Gymnopsis Rafinesque, 1815 accepted as Gymnomuraena Lacepède, 1803
Genus Gymnotorax accepted as Gymnothorax Bloch, 1795 (misspelling)
Genus Heteromyrus Pietschmann, 1935 accepted as Gymnothorax Bloch, 1795
Genus Ichthyophis Lesson, 1828 accepted as Scuticaria Jordan & Snyder, 1901
Genus Leihala Jordan, 1925 accepted as Echidna Forster, 1788
Genus Limamuraena Kaup, 1856 accepted as Limomuraena Kaup, 1856 accepted as Muraena Linnaeus, 1758 (misspelling)
Genus Limmamuraena Kaup in Duméril, 1856 accepted as Muraena Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Genus Limomuraena Kaup, 1856 accepted as Muraena Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Genus Lycodontis Jordan & Evermann, 1896 accepted as Gymnothorax Bloch, 1795 (synonym)
Genus Molarii Richardson, 1848 accepted as Echidna Forster, 1788
Genus Molarius accepted as Echidna Forster, 1788
Genus Muraenoblenna Kaup, 1856 accepted as Scuticaria Jordan & Snyder, 1901
Genus Muraenophys accepted as Murenophis Cuvier, 1797 accepted as Muraena Linnaeus, 1758 (misspelling)
Genus Murena Scopoli, 1786 accepted as Muraena Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Murenophis Cuvier, 1797 accepted as Muraena Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Muroena Cuvier, 1798 accepted as Muraena Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Myraenophis Agassiz, 1846 accepted as Muraena Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Neomuraena Girard, 1858 accepted as Gymnothorax Bloch, 1795
Genus Nettastomops Steindachner, 1906 accepted as Rhinomuraena Garman, 1888
Genus Notorabula Whitley, 1934 accepted as Gymnothorax Bloch, 1795
Genus Poecilophis Kaup, 1856 accepted as Echidna Forster, 1788
Genus Polyuranodon Kaup, 1856 accepted as Gymnothorax Bloch, 1795
Genus Priodonophis Kaup, 1860 accepted as Gymnothorax Bloch, 1795
Genus Pseudechilna accepted as Pseudechidna Bleeker, 1863 (misspelling)
Genus Pseudechina accepted as Pseudechidna Bleeker, 1863 (misspelling)
Genus Pseudoechidna accepted as Pseudechidna Bleeker, 1863 (misspelling)
Genus Pseudomuraena Johnson, 1862 accepted as Gymnothorax Bloch, 1795
Genus Rabula Jordan & Davis, 1891 accepted as Gymnothorax Bloch, 1795
Genus Rhabdura Ogilby, 1907 accepted as Strophidon McClelland, 1844
Genus Rhinechidna Barbour, 1908 accepted as Enchelycore Kaup, 1856
Genus Rhinomuraea accepted as Rhinomuraena Garman, 1888 (misspelling)
Genus Scutica Jordan & Evermann, 1896 accepted as Uropterygius Rüppell, 1838
Genus Serranguilla Whitley & Phillipps, 1939 accepted as Gymnothorax Bloch, 1795
Genus Sidera Weber & Beaufort, 1911 accepted as Gymnothorax Bloch, 1795
Genus Sidera Kaup in Duméril, 1856 accepted as Gymnothorax Bloch, 1795 (synonym)
Genus Siderea Kaup, 1856 accepted as Gymnothorax Bloch, 1795 (synonym)
Genus Sideria accepted as Sidera Kaup in Duméril, 1856 accepted as Gymnothorax Bloch, 1795 (misspelling)
Genus Taeniophis Kaup, 1859 accepted as Gymnothorax Bloch, 1795
Genus Thaerodontis McClelland, 1844 accepted as Gymnothorax Bloch, 1795
Genus Thryrsoidea accepted as Thyrsoidea Kaup, 1856 accepted as Gymnothorax Bloch, 1795 (misspelling)
Genus Thrysoidea accepted as Thyrsoidea Kaup, 1856 accepted as Gymnothorax Bloch, 1795 (misspelling)
Genus Thyrsoidea Kaup, 1856 accepted as Gymnothorax Bloch, 1795
Genus Uropteryginus accepted as Uropterygius Rüppell, 1838 (misspelling)
Genus Uropterygus accepted as Uropterygius Rüppell, 1838 (misspelling)
Genus Verdithorax Whitley, 1931 accepted as Gymnothorax Bloch, 1795

Genus Lycodontus (uncertain, unassessed)
marine
recent + fossil
Not documented
IRMNG (2021). Muraenidae. Accessed at: https://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=114865 on 2021-05-08
Date
action
by
2006-09-19 22:00:00Z
created
2011-12-31 23:00:00Z
changed

basis of record Parker, S.P. (ed). (1982). Synopsis and Classification of Living Organisms. McGraw-Hill, New York. 2 volumes.  [details]   

current name source Eschmeyer online (Jul 2012) [details]   

extant flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   

habitat flag source FishBase [details]   
From other sources
Classification Eukaryota (Superkingdom) > Animalia (Kingdom) > Eumetazoa (Subkingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Osteichthyes (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Anguilliformes (Order) > Muraenidae (Family) [details]

Descriptive info From FishBase: Freshwater + Brackish + Marine. FishBase flag: Mostly Marine. [details]

Habitat Marine and nonmarine [details]

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