Anguilla anguilla (Linnaeus, 1758)

AphiaID: 126281

Código Natura 2000: 3019

European eel

Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass-2) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Teleostei (Infraclass) > Elopomorpha (Super order) > Anguilliformes (Order) > Anguillidae (Family)

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OMARE records: 2
OBIS records: 8371

Identity confusions:

Conservation Status

Conservation status and major threats

Estatuto de conservação Em Perigo (Livro Vermelho dos Vertebrados, 2006).

É objecto de pesca ilegal intensiva, no rio Cávado, na fase juvenil, onde os indivíduos são denominados por meixão.

 

Synonyms

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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeixão (fase juvenil)
Angill angill (Linnaeus, 1758)
Anguilla acutirostris Risso, 1827
Anguilla aegyptiaca Kaup, 1856
Anguilla altirostris Kaup, 1856
Anguilla ancidda Kaup, 1856
Anguilla anguilla oxycephala De la Pylaie, 1835
Anguilla anguilla var. macrocephala De la Pylaie, 1835
Anguilla anguilla var. mucrocephala De la Pylaie, 1835
Anguilla anguilla var. ornithorhyncha De la Pylaie, 1835
Anguilla anguillai (Linnaeus, 1758)
Anguilla anguillia (Linnaeus, 1758)
Anguilla bibroni Kaup, 1856
Anguilla brevirostris Cisternas, 1877
Anguilla callensis Guichenot, 1850
Anguilla canariensis Valenciennes, 1843
Anguilla capitone Kaup, 1856
Anguilla cloacina Bonaparte, 1846
Anguilla cuvieri Kaup, 1856
Anguilla eurystoma Heckel & Kner, 1858
Anguilla fluviatilis Heckel & Kner, 1858
Anguilla fluviatilis Anslijn, 1828
Anguilla fluviatilis Gistel, 1848
Anguilla hibernica Couch, 1865
Anguilla kieneri Kaup, 1856
Anguilla latirostris Risso, 1827
Anguilla linnei Malm, 1877
Anguilla marginata Kaup, 1856
Anguilla marina (Nardo, 1847)
Anguilla mediorostris Risso, 1827
Anguilla melanochir Kaup, 1856
Anguilla microptera Kaup, 1856
Anguilla migratoria Krøyer, 1846
Anguilla morena Kaup, 1856
Anguilla nilotica Heckel, 1846
Anguilla nilotica Kaup, 1857
Anguilla oblongirostris Blanchard, 1866
Anguilla platycephala Kaup, 1856
Anguilla platyrhynchus Costa, 1850
Anguilla savignyi Kaup, 1856
Anguilla septembrina Bonaparte, 1846
Anguilla vulgaris Shaw, 1803
Anguilla vulgaris Rafinesque, 1810
Anguilla vulgaris fluviatilis Rafinesque, 1810
Anguilla vulgaris lacustus Rafinesque, 1810
Anguilla vulgaris macrocephala De la Pylaie, 1835
Anguilla vulgaris marina Rafinesque, 1810
Anguilla vulgaris ornithorhincha De la Pylaie, 1835
Anguilla vulgaris platyura De la Pylaie, 1835
Leptocephalus brevirostris Kaup, 1856
Muraena anguilla Linnaeus, 1758
Muraena anguilla maculata Chiereghini, 1872
Muraena anguilla marina Nardo, 1847
Muraena oxyrhina Ekström, 1831
Muraena platyrhina Ekström, 1831

Additional information

Tamanho mínimo de captura – 220 mm.

References to the Northern region of Portugal:

Plano de Gestão da Enguia-europeia (2009-2012)

International References

Skupin, M. 2006. “Anguilla anguilla” (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed June 05, 2018 at http://animaldiversity.org/accounts/Anguilla_anguilla/

Manual Prático De Identificação de Peixes Ósseos da Costa Continental Portuguesa – IPMA (2015)

additional source Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.). (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp. [details]

original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.542 [details]

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]

basis of record van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 357-374 [details]

additional source Welshman, D., S. Kohler, J. Black and L. Van Guelpen. 2003. An atlas of distributions of Canadian Atlantic fishes. , available online at http://epe.lac-bac.gc.ca/100/205/301/ic/cdc/FishAtlas/default.htm [details]

additional source Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [details]

additional source Dyntaxa. (2013). Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at www.dyntaxa.se [15-01-2013]., available online at http://www.dyntaxa.se [details]

additional source Lutaenko, K.A.; Furota, T.; Nakayama; S.; Shin, K.; Xu, J. (2013). Atlas of Marine Invasive Species in the NOWPAP Region. Beijing: NOWPAP DINRAC (Northwest Pacific Action Plan, Data and Information Network Regional Center). 189 pp. [details]

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]

context source (Schelde) Maris, T.; Beauchard, O.; Van Damme, S.; Van den Bergh, E.; Wijnhoven, S.; Meire, P. (2013). Referentiematrices en Ecotoopoppervlaktes Annex bij de Evaluatiemethodiek Schelde-estuarium Studie naar “Ecotoopoppervlaktes en intactness index”. Monitor Taskforce Publication Series, 2013-01. NIOZ: Yerseke. 35 pp. [details]

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]

context source (BeRMS 2020) Bio-environmental research group; Institute of Agricultural and Fisheries research (ILVO), Belgium; (2015): Epibenthos and demersal fish monitoring in function of dredge disposal monitoring in the Belgian part of the North Sea. [details]

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (10/2018)., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]

additional source Welshman, D.; Kohler, S; Black, J.; and L. Van Guelpen. (2003). An atlas of distributions of Canadian Atlantic fishes. , available online at http://epe.lac-bac.gc.ca/100/205/301/ic/cdc/FishAtlas/default.htm [details]

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