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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Nessorhamphus ingolfianus (Schmidt, 1912)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Nessorhamphus ingolflanus (Schmidt, 1912)


Leptocephalus ingolfianus Schmidt, 1912d, Vidensk. Meddr dansk naturh. Foren., Kbh., 64: 49, pl. 3 (fig. 8) ('S.W. of the Azores: 32° 03' N., 39 00' W.), larval stage. Syntypes: ZMUC no. P 32520-23.
Nessorhamphus ingolfianus: Schmidt, 1930, Vidensk. Meddr dansk naturh. Foren., Kbh., 90: 373 ('warmer parts of all oceans').
Nessorhamphus ingolfianus: Schmidt, 1931b: 487; 1932b: 251, fig. 192.

Common name:

duckbill oceanic eel [En]

Duckbill oceanic eel (Nessorhamphus ingolfianus)