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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Myxine glutinosa Linnaeus, 1758

Scientific synonyms and common names

Myxine glutinosa Linnaeus, 1758

Synonyms:

Myxine glutinosa Linnaeus, 1758, Syst. Nat., ed. X: 650 ('Habitat in Oceano'). Type: unknown.
Myxine glutinosa: Fabricius, 1780: 344 Couch, 1867, 4: 408, pl. CCXLVIII, fig. 3 Gunther, 1870, 8: 510 Smitt, 1895,1208, fig. 363 Garman, 1899: 348 (Europe) Regan, 1913, (8)11: 397 Rauther, 1924, 6(1): 687 Jenkins, 1925: 348 Jensen, 1926, 39: 98 Schnakenbeck, 1927, 12d: 3, fig. 5-6; 1931, fiche 3 Holly, 1933, 59: 47 Jensen, 1941,105: 55-57 Bigelow & Schroeder, 1948a, 1(2): 40, fig. 4
Soljan, 1948: 45 Vladykov, 1951a, (1): 84 Andriashev, 1954, 53: 29, fig. 4 Dieuzeide, 1956, 8 :11; 1958, 14: 297 Fontaine, 1958 :154 Adam & Strahan, 1963: 3 Nybelin, 1964: 225, fig. 118 Leim & Scott, 1966, 155: 20, fig.
Gastrobranchus coecus Bloch, 1795, Naturg. ausland. Fische, 9: 66, pl. 413 (Denmark, Sweden, Norway & Iceland). Type: unknown.
Myxine limosa Girard, 1859, Proc. Acad. nat. Sci. Philad., 10, 1858: 224 (Grand Manan in the Bay of Fundy). Type: unknown.
Myxine limosa: Garman, 1899, 24: 346 Jordan, Evermann & Clark, 1930, (2): 8 Holly, 1933, 59: 47.
Myxine atlantica Regan, 1913, Ann. Mag. nat. Hist., (8)11: 398 (off Nova Scotia). Type: unknown.

Common names:

Sliznatka [Cs]
slimal [Da]
Inger [De]
hagfish [En]
myxine [Fr]
sljepulja [Hr]
missine [It]
slijmprik [Ne]
slimal [No]
miksina [Ru]
loisankerias [Su]
piralen [Sv].

Hagfish (Myxine glutinosa)