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Heteroconger hassi (Klausewitz & Eibl-Eibesfeldt 1959)

  

Currently Accepted Name: Heteroconger hassi (Klausewitz & Eibl-Eibesfeldt 1959)

 
Selected Name | Current Name | Original Name | Original Description | Bibliography | Distribution & Habitat | Anatomy | Synonyms | Common Names | Map

 
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Domain : Eukaryota
Kingdom : Animalia
Phylum : Chordata
Subphylum : Vertebrata
Superclass : Gnathostomata
Grade : Teleostomi
Class : Actinopterygii
Subclass : Neopterygii
Division : Teleostei
Subdivision : Elopomorpha
Order : Anguilliformes
Family : Congridae
Genus : Heteroconger
Species : hassi

Selected Name

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Name: Heteroconger hassi
Author: (Klausewitz & Eibl-Eibesfeldt 1959)
Genus: Heteroconger
Species: hassi
 

Current Name

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Current Name: Heteroconger hassi
Current Author: (Klausewitz & Eibl-Eibesfeldt 1959)
Current Genus: Heteroconger
Current Species: hassi
Current Summary: Heteroconger hassi (Klausewitz & Eibl-Eibesfeldt 1959) Congridae.
 

Original Name

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Original Name: Xarifania hassi
Original Author: Klausewitz & Eibl-Eibesfeldt 1959
Original Genus Species: Xarifania hassi
Original Genus: Xarifania
Original Species: hassi
 

Original Description

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Original Name:Xarifania hassi Klausewitz & Eibl-Eibesfeldt 1959
Reference: [ref. 2616]
Journal Acronym: SB
Journal: Senckenbergiana Biologica
Article: Neue Röhrenaale von den Maldiven und Nikobaren (Pisces, Apodes, Heterocongridae).
Citation: v. 40 (nos. 3/4)
Pages: 135-153
Text Page: 138
Illustrations: Figs. 6, 8, 15, 16
Type Locality: Addu Atoll, between Gan I. and Fedu I., Maldives, Indian Ocean.
Primary Type: Holotype: SMF 4556
Types: Paratypes: SMF 4557-58 (2), 4559-60 (2).
 

Bibliography

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* Valid as Heteroconger hassi (Klausewitz & Eibl-Eibesfeldt 1959).

Asano in Masuda et al. 1984 - [ref. 6441] - The fishes of the Japanese Archipelago. Tokai Univ. Press. Page: 29

Paxton et al. 1989 - [ref. 12442] - Zoological Catalogue of Australia. Volume 7. Pisces. Petromyzontidae to Carangidae. Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra. Page: 142

Smith 1989 - [ref. 13285] - [Various eel families] In: Böhlke, E. B. (ed.) [ref. 13282]. Page: 485

Winterbottom et al. 1989 - [ref. 13251] - An annotated checklist of the fishes of the Chagos Archipelago, Central Indian Ocean. Page: 11

Randall et al. 1990 - [ref. 15987] - Fishes of the Great Barrier Reef and Coral Sea. Crawford House Press. Page: 46

Castle 1997 - [ref. 22878] - Garden eel leptocephali: characters, generic identification, distribution, and relationships. Page: 15

Allen 1997 - [ref. 23977] - Marine fishes of tropical Australia and south-east Asia. Western Australian Museum, Perth. Page: 58

Randall et al. 1997 - [ref. 25919] - Fishes of the Great Barrier Reef and Coral Sea. Page: 46

Myers 1999 - [ref. 23965] - Micronesian reef fishes. A comprehensive guide to the coral reef fishes of Micronesia. 3rd revised ed. Coral Graphics, Guam. Page: 58

Castle & Randall 1999 - [ref. 24042] - Revision of Indo-Pacific garden eels (Congridae: Heterocongrinae), with descriptions of five new species. Page: 19

Fricke 1999 - [ref. 24106] - Fishes of the Mascarene Islands (Réunion, Mauritius, Rodriguez). An annotated checklist with descriptions of new species. Koeltz Scientific Books. Page: 70

Smith 1999 - [ref. 24661] - Elopidae, Megalopidae, and most eel families. In: Carpenter and Niem 1999 [ref. 24635]. Page: 1686

Nakabo 2000 - [ref. 25086] - (Ed.) Fishes of Japan with pictorial keys to the species. Second edition. Tokai University Press. Page: 233

Smith in Randall & Lim 2000 - [ref. 25122] - A checklist of the fishes of the South China Sea. Page: 586

Laboute & Grandperrin 2000 - [ref. 25191] - Poissons de Nouvelle-Calédonie. Page: 120

Hutchins 2001 - [ref. 25847] - Checklist of the fishes of Western Australia. Page: 17

Nakabo 2002 - [ref. 26001] - (Ed.) Fishes of Japan with pictorial keys to the species, English edition. Tokai University Press. Page: 233

Randall et al. 2002 - [ref. 26192] - Fifty new records of shore fishes from the Society Islands and Tuamotu Archipelago. Page: 155

Smith 2002 - [ref. 26549] - Larvae of the garden eel genus *Gorgasia* (Congridae, Heterocongrinae) from the western Caribbean Sea. Page: 833

Allen & Adrim 2003 - [ref. 26830] - Coral reef fishes of Indonesia. Page: 24

Myers & Donaldson 2003 - [ref. 27495] - The fishes of the Mariana Islands. Page: 612

Lobel & Lobel 2004 - [ref. 27576] - Annotated checklist of the fishes of Wake Atoll. Page: 68

Randall et al. 2004 - [ref. 27624] - Checklist of the shore and epipelagic fishes of Tonga. Page: 6

Randall 2005 - [ref. 28239] - Reef and shore fishes of the South Pacific. New Caledonia to Tahiti and the Pitcairn Islands. Page: 28

Hoese & Gates 2006 - [ref. 28997] - Various families and subfamilies: pp. 9-61, 63-65, 66-67, 72-73, 74-75, 76-79, 94-95, 125-126, 127-128, 129 -130, 132-133, 134-136, 140-148, 149-152, 158-159, 161-162, 170-172, 235-237, 287-297, 350-356, 357-365, 467-471, 567-574, 741-744, 859-861, 919-910, 1049-1051, 1052-1057, 1148-1173. In: Zoological Catalogue of Australia. Volume 35. Fishes. Page: 295
 

Distribution and Habitat

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Water Type: Salt
Habitat: demersal
Depth Range: 7.0 to 45.0 metres
23.0 to 147.6 feet
Distribution: Indo-West Pacific.
 

Anatomy

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Maximum Length: 400mm(TL)
15.75" (TL)
 

Synonyms

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SynonymStatusValid
Heteroconger hassi (Klausewitz & Eibl-Eibesfeldt 1959)
new combination
Yes
Taenioconger haasi (Klausewitz & Eibl-Eibesfeldt 1959)misspellingNo
Taenioconger hassi (Klausewitz & Eibl-Eibesfeldt 1959)new combinationNo
Xarifania hassi Klausewitz & Eibl-Eibesfeldt 1959original combinationNo

 

Common Names

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Common NameUsed InLanguage
Spotted garden-eelFishWiseEnglish
Spotted garden-eelAustraliaEnglish
Spotted garden eelAustraliaEnglish
Spotted garden eelAustraliaEnglish
Garden eelIndonesiaEnglish
Spotted garden eelMicronesiaEnglish
Chin-anagoJapanJapanese


Images Library

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Rick Winterbottom South Africa, KwaZulu-Natal, Sodwana Bay Rick Winterbottom South Africa, KwaZulu-Natal, Sodwana Bay
Rick Winterbottom Chagos Archipelago, Ile Poule Rick Winterbottom South Africa, KwaZulu-Natal, Sodwana Bay
Rick Winterbottom Palau, Babeldaob Is. w. Pacific Sally Polack Sulawesi (South), Wakatobi
Dennis Polack Sulawesi (South), Wakatobi Dennis Polack Bali, Tulamben
Dennis Polack Sulawesi (South), Wakatobi Dennis Polack Sulawesi (South), Wakatobi
Rick Winterbottom South Africa, KwaZulu-Natal, Sodwana Bay Rick Winterbottom South Africa, KwaZulu-Natal, Sodwana Bay
Jack Randall Philippines, Cebu Jack Randall Indonesia, Bali
Phil Heemstra No Location Data Available Rick Winterbottom Chagos Archipelago, Indian Ocean
Rick Winterbottom South Africa, KwaZulu-Natal, Sodwana Bay

Distribution of Heteroconger hassi

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