(Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)
The silvery conger (Ariosoma anago) also known as the sea conger, the darkfin conger, the dark-finned conger-eel, or simply the conger eel, is an eel in the family Congridae (conger/garden eels). It was described by Coenraad Jacob Temminck and Hermann Schlegel in 1846, originally under the genus Conger. It is a tropical, marine eel which is known to dwell in sandy and muddy bottoms on coasts in the Indo-west Pacific. Males can reach a maximum total length of 60 centimetres.
- Synonyms of Ariosoma anago at www.fishbase.org.
- Common names for Ariosoma anago at www.fishbase.org.
- Ariosoma anago at www.fishbase.org.
- Temminck, C. J. and H. Schlegel, 1846 [ref. 4374] See Temminck & Schlegel 1843 [ref. 4370]. Parts 10-14: 173-269
- Food items reported for Ariosoma anago at www.fishbase.org.
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