Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps


Compiler and date details

3 October 2018 - Dianne J. Bray & Douglass F. Hoese


The Anguilloidei, as treated here, comprise three families, two of which are represented in Australian waters, following Nelson (2006) including the families Anguillidae, Moringuidae and Heterenchelyidae. Nelson et al. (2016) included the families Anguillidae, Nemichthyidae and Serrivomeridae in this suborder. They included the Moringuidae in the suborder Moringuoidei.


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
05-Mar-2019 ELOPOMORPHA 03-Oct-2018 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese (AM)
ANGUILLIFORMES 29-Aug-2011 ADDED Dr Dianne Bray