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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Anguilliformes
Family: Congridae Conger and garden eels
Subfamily: Congrinae
Genus: Bathycongrus

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Eastern Central Pacific

Bathycongrus aequoreus (Gilbert & Cramer, 1897)

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Bathycongrus aequoreus
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Max. Length 39 cm TL

 
Bathycongrus bertini
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Max. Length 8 cm TL

 
Bathycongrus bleekeri
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Western Atlantic
Max. Length 39.5 cm TL
Bathycongrus bullisi (Smith & Kanazawa, 1977)

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Bathycongrus bullisi
[Bullish conger]
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Max. Length 44.3 cm TL

 
Bathycongrus dubius
[Dubious conger]
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Max. Length 41.7 cm TL

 
Bathycongrus guttulatus
[Lined conger]
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Max. Length 38.6 cm TL

 
Bathycongrus longicavis
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Bathycongrus macrocercus
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Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Bathycongrus macrurus (Gilbert, 1891)

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Bathycongrus macrurus
[Shorthead conger]
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Bathycongrus nasicus
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Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 4.3 cm TL
Bathycongrus odontostomus (Fowler, 1934)

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Bathycongrus odontostomus
[Toothy conger]
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Max. Length 34.8 cm TL

 
Bathycongrus parapolyporus
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Bathycongrus parviporus
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Max. Length 43 cm TL

 
Bathycongrus polyporus
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Max. Length 54 cm TL

 
Bathycongrus retrotinctus
[Blackedge conger]
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Bathycongrus thysanochilus
[Conger eel]
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Bathycongrus trilineatus
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Max. Length 16.1 cm TL

 
Bathycongrus trimaculatus
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Max. Length 28.3 cm TL

 
Bathycongrus unimaculatus
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Eastern Pacific
Max. Length 100 cm TL
Bathycongrus varidens (Garman, 1899)

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Bathycongrus varidens
[Largehead conger]
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Max. Length 46.2 cm TL

 
Bathycongrus vicinalis
[Neighbor conger]



Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 55 cm TL
Bathycongrus wallacei (Castle, 1968)

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Bathycongrus wallacei
[Longnose conger]



22 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Bathycongrus aequoreus Eastern Central Pacific 1897
Bathycongrus bertini Eastern Atlantic 39 TL 1953
Bathycongrus bleekeri Western Central Pacific 8 TL 1934
Bathycongrus bullisi Bullish conger Western Atlantic 39.5 TL 1977
Bathycongrus dubius Dubious conger Western Atlantic 44.3 TL 1927
Bathycongrus guttulatus Lined conger Indo-Pacific 41.7 TL 1887
Bathycongrus longicavis Pacific Ocean 38.6 TL 2009
Bathycongrus macrocercus Eastern Indian Ocean 1894
Bathycongrus macrurus Shorthead conger Eastern Central Pacific 25 TL 1891
Bathycongrus nasicus Indian Ocean 1894
Bathycongrus odontostomus Toothy conger Indo-West Pacific 4.3 TL 1934
Bathycongrus parapolyporus Pacific Ocean, Western Ce 34.8 TL 2009
Bathycongrus parviporus South China Sea, Central 2011
Bathycongrus polyporus Western Central Atlantic 43 TL 1977
Bathycongrus retrotinctus Blackedge conger Western Pacific 54 TL 1901
Bathycongrus thysanochilus Conger eel Western Central Atlantic 1934
Bathycongrus trilineatus Western Central Pacific 1964
Bathycongrus trimaculatus Southwestern Pacific Ocea 16.1 TL 2008
Bathycongrus unimaculatus New Caledonia, southern L 28.3 TL 2009
Bathycongrus varidens Largehead conger Eastern Pacific 100 TL 1899
Bathycongrus vicinalis Neighbor conger Western Central Atlantic 46.2 TL 1899
Bathycongrus wallacei Longnose conger Indo-West Pacific 55 TL 1968



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