Accepted scientific name:
Misgurnus anguillicaudatus (Cantor, 1842) (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Misgurnus anguillicaudatus (Cantor, 1842)
Synonyms:
Cobitis anguillicaudata Cantor, 1842 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cobitis anguillicaudata Cantor, 1842
Cobitis fossilis (non Linnaeus, 1758) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Cobitis fossilis (non Linnaeus, 1758)
Cobitis fossilis mohoity (non Dybowski, 1869) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Cobitis fossilis mohoity (non Dybowski, 1869)
Misgurnus aguillicadatus (Cantor, 1842) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Misgurnus aguillicadatus (Cantor, 1842)
Misgurnus anguillicaudatus anguillicaudatus (Cantor, 1842) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Misgurnus anguillicaudatus anguillicaudatus (Cantor, 1842)
Misgurnus crossochilus Sauvage, 1878 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Misgurnus crossochilus Sauvage, 1878
Misgurnus fossilis anguillicaudatus (Cantor, 1842) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Misgurnus fossilis anguillicaudatus (Cantor, 1842)
Misgurnus lividus Sauvage & Dabry de Thiersant, 1874 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Misgurnus lividus Sauvage & Dabry de Thiersant, 1874
Misgurnus mizolepis (non Günther, 1888) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Misgurnus mizolepis (non Günther, 1888)
Misgurnus mizolepis elongatus Kimura, 1934 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Misgurnus mizolepis elongatus Kimura, 1934
Misgurnus mizolepis grangeri Nichols, 1925 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Misgurnus mizolepis grangeri Nichols, 1925
Misgurnus mizolepis multimaculatus Rendahl, 1944 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Misgurnus mizolepis multimaculatus Rendahl, 1944
Misgurnus mizolepis punctatus Oshima, 1926 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Misgurnus mizolepis punctatus Oshima, 1926
Misgurnus mizolepis unicolor Lin, 1932 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Misgurnus mizolepis unicolor Lin, 1932
Misgurnus mohoity (non Dybowski, 1869) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Misgurnus mohoity (non Dybowski, 1869)
Misgurnus mohoity leopardus Nichols, 1925 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Misgurnus mohoity leopardus Nichols, 1925
Misgurnus mohoity yunnan Nichols, 1925 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Misgurnus mohoity yunnan Nichols, 1925
Misgurnus multimaculatus Rendahl, 1944 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Misgurnus multimaculatus Rendahl, 1944
Ussuria leptocephala Nikolskii, 1903 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Ussuria leptocephala Nikolskii, 1903
Common names:
Common name Language Country
Nai chau Cantonese Hong Kong Click here to show the literature
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Kinesisk smerling Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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Kinesisk Vejrfisk Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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Amur mud loach English Russia Click here to show the literature
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Amur weatherfish English Russia Click here to show the literature
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Dojo English Hawaii Click here to show the literature
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Japanese loach English Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Japanese weatherfish English India Click here to show the literature
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Japanese weatherfish English Russia Click here to show the literature
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Japanese weatherfish English USA Click here to show the literature
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Oriental weatherfish English Hawaii Click here to show the literature
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Oriental weatherfish English Russia Click here to show the literature
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Oriental weatherfish English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Oriental weatherfish English USA Click here to show the literature
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Oriental weatherloach English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Pond loach English Hong Kong Click here to show the literature
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Pond loach English Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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Pond loach English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Weather loach English Hawaii Click here to show the literature
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Weather loach English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Weather loach English Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Aasianmutakala Finnish Finland Click here to show the literature
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Loche asiatique French France Click here to show the literature
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Loche d'étang French France Click here to show the literature
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Ostasiatischer Schlammpeitzger German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Dojo Japanese Japan Click here to show the literature
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Dojou Japanese Japan Click here to show the literature
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ドジョウ Japanese Japan Click here to show the literature
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미꾸리 Korean Korea, South Click here to show the literature
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土鰍 Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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土鳅 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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泥鰍 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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泥鰍 Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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泥鳅 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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胡溜 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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胡溜 Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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雨溜 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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雨溜 Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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魚溜 Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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鱼溜 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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Amurskii v'yun Russian Russia Click here to show the literature
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Vostochnyi Russian Russia Click here to show the literature
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Misgurno Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Misgurno de Asia Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Dojo Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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U-u Unknown Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Cá Chạch bùn Vietnamese Viet Nam Click here to show the literature
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Cá diét Vietnamese Cambodia Click here to show the literature
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Classification:
Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Cypriniformes
Family Cobitidae
Genus Misgurnus
Distribution: Asia: Native to Siberia (Tugur and Amur drainages), Sakhalin, Korea, Japan, China south to northern Vietnam. Europe: Introduced in several localities in Rhine (Germany) and Ticino (Italy, north of Milano) drainages, Aral Sea basin, North America, Australia and Hawaii. This species proved successful in the aquarium fish trade and has also been introduced to other countries (Ref. 1739). At least one country reports adverse ecological impact after introduction.
Additional data: -
Source database: FishBase, Jan 2011
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: -
Online resource: http://www.fishbase.org/Summary/SpeciesSummary.php?ID=3016
CoL taxon LSID: urn:lsid:catalogueoflife.org:taxon:d1377f6b-2dc5-11e0-98c6-2ce70255a436:col20110201