Species Details : Conger conger (Linnaeus, 1758)

Accepted scientific name:
Conger conger (Linnaeus, 1758) (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Conger conger  (Linnaeus, 1758)
Synonyms:
Anguilla conger (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Anguilla conger (Linnaeus, 1758)
Anguilla obtusa Swainson, 1839 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Anguilla obtusa Swainson, 1839
Conger communis Costa, 1844 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Conger communis Costa, 1844
Conger niger (Risso, 1810) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Conger niger (Risso, 1810)
Conger rubescens Ranzani, 1839 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Conger rubescens Ranzani, 1839
Conger verus Risso, 1827 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Conger verus Risso, 1827
Conger vulgaris Yarrell, 1832 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Conger vulgaris Yarrell, 1832
Leptocephalus candidissimus Costa, 1832 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Leptocephalus candidissimus Costa, 1832
Leptocephalus conger (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Leptocephalus conger (Linnaeus, 1758)
Leptocephalus gussoni Cocco, 1829 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Leptocephalus gussoni Cocco, 1829
Leptocephalus inaequalis Facciolà, 1883 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Leptocephalus inaequalis Facciolà, 1883
Leptocephalus lineatus Bonnaterre, 1788 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Leptocephalus lineatus Bonnaterre, 1788
Leptocephalus morrisii Gmelin, 1789 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Leptocephalus morrisii Gmelin, 1789
Leptocephalus pellucidus (Couch, 1832) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Leptocephalus pellucidus (Couch, 1832)
Leptocephalus spallanzani Risso, 1810 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Leptocephalus spallanzani Risso, 1810
Leptocephalus stenops Kaup, 1856 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Leptocephalus stenops Kaup, 1856
Leptocephalus vitreus Kölliker, 1853 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Leptocephalus vitreus Kölliker, 1853
Muraena conger Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Muraena conger Linnaeus, 1758
Muraena nigra Risso, 1810 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Muraena nigra Risso, 1810
Ophidium pellucidum Couch, 1832 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Ophidium pellucidum Couch, 1832
Ophisoma obtusa (Swainson, 1839) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Ophisoma obtusa (Swainson, 1839)
Common names:
Common name Transliteration Language Country
An eascann choncair An eascann choncair - Ireland
Congra Congra - Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Safio Safio - Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Grua Grua Albanian Albania Click here to show the literature
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Gruja Gruja Albanian Albania Click here to show the literature
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ngjala e detit Ngjala e detit Albanian Albania Click here to show the literature
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Ngjala e egër Ngjala e eger Albanian Albania Click here to show the literature
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Ngjale e eger Ngjale e eger Albanian Albania Click here to show the literature
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Congre Congre Arabic Algeria: Bou-Haroun, Bejaia, Annaba, El-Kala Click here to show the literature
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Congri Congri Arabic Algeria: Ghazaouet Click here to show the literature
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Congro Congro Arabic Algeria: Beni-Saf, Oran Click here to show the literature
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Grango Grango Arabic Libya Click here to show the literature
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Grengue Grengue Arabic Algeria: Bejaia Click here to show the literature
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Hnech Hnech Arabic Algeria: Alger Click here to show the literature
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Selbah Selbah Arabic Algeria: Bou-Haroun Click here to show the literature
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Selbah el bhar Selbah el bhar Arabic Algeria: Alger Click here to show the literature
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Zrimbâyeh Zrimbayeh Arabic Lebanon Click here to show the literature
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ﻮﻘﻧﺮﻗ Wqnrq Arabic Libya Click here to show the literature
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Congre Congre Catalan Spain: Catalunya Click here to show the literature
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Groncu Groncu Corsican France: Corsica. Click here to show the literature
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Grug Grug Croatian Croatia
Gruj Gruj Croatian Croatia
Grum Grum Croatian Croatia Click here to show the literature
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Ugor Ugor Croatian Croatia
Ouhoř mořský Ouhor morsky Czech Czech Republic Click here to show the literature
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Úhoř mořský Uhor morsky Czech Czech Republic Click here to show the literature
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Úhořovec mořský Uhorovec morsky Czech Czech Republic Click here to show the literature
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Almindelig havål Almindelig haval Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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Europæisk havål Europaeisk haval Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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Havål Haval Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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Congeraal Congeraal Dutch Netherlands Click here to show the literature
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Kommeraal Kommeraal Dutch Netherlands Click here to show the literature
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Zeepaling Zeepaling Dutch Netherlands Click here to show the literature
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Conger Conger English - Click here to show the literature
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Conger Conger English Mauritania Click here to show the literature
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Conger Conger English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Conger eel Conger eel English - Click here to show the literature
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Conger eel Conger eel English Ireland
Conger eel Conger eel English Malta Click here to show the literature
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Conger eel Conger eel English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Congers Congers English Sierra Leone Click here to show the literature
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Eel Eel English Sierra Leone Click here to show the literature
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European conger European conger English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Sea eel Sea eel English USA Click here to show the literature
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Harilik meriangerjas Harilik meriangerjas Estonian Estonia Click here to show the literature
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Havállur Havallur Faroese - Click here to show the literature
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Meriankerias Meriankerias Finnish Finland Click here to show the literature
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Houmèdan Houmedan Fon Benin Click here to show the literature
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Anguille de mer Anguille de mer French France Click here to show the literature
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Anguille de mer Anguille de mer French Mauritania Click here to show the literature
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Congre Congre French France Click here to show the literature
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Congre Congre French Mauritania Click here to show the literature
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Congre d'Europe Congre d'Europe French France Click here to show the literature
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Coungre nègre Coungre negre French France Click here to show the literature
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Felat Felat French France Click here to show the literature
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Fiélà Fiela French France Click here to show the literature
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Fielas Fielas French France Click here to show the literature
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Grongu Grongu French France Click here to show the literature
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Mourna-grounch Mourna-grounch French France Click here to show the literature
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Orratza Orratza French France Click here to show the literature
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Conger Conger German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Congeraal Congeraal German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Gemeiner Meeraal Gemeiner Meeraal German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Meeraal Meeraal German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Indong Indong Hiligaynon Philippines: Guimaras Click here to show the literature
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Hafáll Hafall Icelandic Iceland Click here to show the literature
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Arunco Arunco Italian Italy: Reggio Calabria. Click here to show the literature
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Bruncu Bruncu Italian Italy: Genova. Click here to show the literature
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Brunu de scheuggio Brunu de scheuggio Italian Italy: Genova. Click here to show the literature
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Gronco Gronco Italian Italy: Roma and Trieste. Click here to show the literature
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Grongo Grongo Italian Italy: Ancona and Livorno. Click here to show the literature
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Gronhe Gronhe Italian Italy: Pescara. Click here to show the literature
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Gruenche Gruenche Italian Italy: Taranto. Click here to show the literature
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Grueng Grueng Italian Italy: Bari. Click here to show the literature
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Gruenghele Gruenghele Italian Italy: Molfetta. Click here to show the literature
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Grungao Grungao Italian Italy: Genova. Click here to show the literature
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Grungu niuru Grungu niuru Italian Italy: Palermo. Click here to show the literature
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Ronco Ronco Italian Italy: Manfredonia. Click here to show the literature
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Rungu Rungu Italian Italy: Catanzaro and Messina. Click here to show the literature
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Rungu 'i rocca Rungu 'i rocca Italian Italy: Catania. Click here to show the literature
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Rungu di fangu Rungu di fangu Italian Italy: Catania. Click here to show the literature
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Rungu di niuru Rungu di niuru Italian Italy: Catania. Click here to show the literature
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Ruongo Ruongo Italian Italy: Napoli. Click here to show the literature
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Ruongo 'e fango Ruongo 'e fango Italian Italy: Napoli. Click here to show the literature
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Ruongo 'e scoglio Ruongo 'e scoglio Italian Italy: Napoli. Click here to show the literature
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Ruongo d'arena Ruongo d'arena Italian Italy: Napoli. Click here to show the literature
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Salixi Salixi Italian Italy: Cagliari. Click here to show the literature
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Salixi biancu Salixi biancu Italian Italy: Cagliari. Click here to show the literature
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Salixi de scogliu Salixi de scogliu Italian Italy: Cagliari. Click here to show the literature
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Tiagallu Tiagallu Italian Italy: Genova and La Spezia. Click here to show the literature
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Vronco Vronco Italian Italy: Pescara. Click here to show the literature
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Vrongo Vrongo Italian Italy: Venezia. Click here to show the literature
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Gringu Gringu Maltese Malta: Mediterranean Click here to show the literature
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Gringu abjad Gringu abjad Maltese Malta Click here to show the literature
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Gringu iswed Gringu iswed Maltese Malta Click here to show the literature
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Gringu ta' barra Gringu ta' barra Maltese Malta Click here to show the literature
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Gringu tal-blat Gringu tal-blat Maltese Malta Click here to show the literature
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Gringu tal-port Gringu tal-port Maltese Malta Click here to show the literature
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Ringu Ringu Maltese Malta Click here to show the literature
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欧洲康吉鳗 Ou zhou kang ji man Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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歐洲康吉鰻 Ou jhou kang ji man Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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Astan-varrey Astan-varrey Manx - Click here to show the literature
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Dogros Dogros Modern Greek (1453-) Greece
Mougri Mougri Modern Greek (1453-) Greece Click here to show the literature
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Γόγγρος Gongros Modern Greek (1453-) Greece Click here to show the literature
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Δρόγγα Dronga Modern Greek (1453-) Greece Click here to show the literature
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Δρόγγος Drongos Modern Greek (1453-) Greece Click here to show the literature
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Μουγγρί Moungri Modern Greek (1453-) Greece Click here to show the literature
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Havål Haval Norwegian Norway Click here to show the literature
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Konger Konger Polish Poland Click here to show the literature
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Congra Congra Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Congro Congro Portuguese - Click here to show the literature
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Congro Congro Portuguese Angola Click here to show the literature
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Congro Congro Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Congro Congro Portuguese Portugal Click here to show the literature
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Congro-legítimo Congro-legitimo Portuguese Angola Click here to show the literature
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Safio Safio Portuguese - Click here to show the literature
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Safio Safio Portuguese Angola Click here to show the literature
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Safio Safio Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Safio Safio Portuguese Portugal Click here to show the literature
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Safio-preto Safio-preto Portuguese Angola Click here to show the literature
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Safio-preto Safio-preto Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Samilo Samilo Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Samirro Samirro Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Morskoi ugor Morskoi ugor Russian Ukraine Click here to show the literature
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угорь морской Ugor' morskoj Russian Russia Click here to show the literature
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Угорь морской (=конгер) Ugor' morskoj (=konger) Russian - Click here to show the literature
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Black eel Black eel Scots Easterm Scotland Click here to show the literature
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Evil eel Evil eel Scots Aberdeenshire Click here to show the literature
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Haaf eeö Haaf eeoe Scots Moray Firth Click here to show the literature
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Haivel Haivel Scots Scotland, Banffshire Click here to show the literature
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White eel White eel Scots Scotland Click here to show the literature
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Yaw Yaw Scots North east Scotland Click here to show the literature
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Easgann-fairge Easgann-fairge Scottish Gaelic Gaelic, Moray Firth Click here to show the literature
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Ugor Ugor Serbian - Click here to show the literature
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Ugor Ugor Slovenian Slovenia Click here to show the literature
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Congre safio Congre safio Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Congrio Congrio Spanish Mauritania Click here to show the literature
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Congrio Congrio Spanish Spain: Alboran Sea (fish markets in Malaga, Almeria) Click here to show the literature
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Congrio commun Congrio commun Spanish Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Congrio común Congrio comun Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Culebra Culebra Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Negrillo Negrillo Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Safio Safio Spanish Spain: Alboran Sea (fish markets in Malaga, Almeria) Click here to show the literature
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Havsål Havsal Swedish Sweden Click here to show the literature
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Obud Obud Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Mığrı Migri Turkish Turkey Click here to show the literature
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Mığrı balığı Migri baligi Turkish Turkey Click here to show the literature
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Congren Congren Welsh - Click here to show the literature
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Dieye Dieye Wolof Mauritania Click here to show the literature
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Classification:
Kingdom Animalia CoL
Phylum Chordata CoL
Class Actinopterygii FishBase
Order Anguilliformes FishBase
Family Congridae FishBase
Genus Conger FishBase
Distribution: Eastern Atlantic: Norway and Iceland to Senegal. Also in the Mediterranean and Black Sea.
Environment: Marine
Additional data: -
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: 2014-05-19
Source database: FishBase, Feb 2018   99%
Bibliographic citation: Froese R. & Pauly D. (eds). (2020). FishBase (version Feb 2018). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 2020-02-24 (Roskov Y., Ower G., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Bailly N., Kirk P.M., Bourgoin T., DeWalt R.E., Decock W., Nieukerken E. van, Penev L.). Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/col. Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.
Online resource: http://www.fishbase.org/Summary/SpeciesSummary.php?ID=301
Conversion date: 2020-02-25 17:48:28