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Conger conger (European conger)

Actinopteri - Anguilliformes - Congridae

Taxonomy
Muraena conger was named by Linnaeus (1758). It is extant. It is the type species of Conger.

It was recombined as Conger conger by Schwarzhans (2003) and Girone et al. (2006).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Muraena conger Linnaeus
2003Conger conger Schwarzhans p. 32
2006Conger conger Girone et al. p. 655

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
RankNameAuthor
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
Teleosteomorpha
Teleostei(Müller 1846)
Elopocephalai
Elopocephala
Elopomorpha()
orderAnguilliformesGreenwood et al. 1966
familyCongridaeKaup 1856
genusCongerSchaeffer 1760
speciesconger(Linnaeus 1758)

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available