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Genera in the family or subfamily Myrophinae: [ 20 ] records


Ahlia Jordan [D. S.] & Davis [B. M.] 1891:639 Fem. Myrophis egmontis Jordan 1884. Type by original designation (also monotypic). •Valid as Ahlia Jordan & Davis 1891 -- (McCosker et al. 1989:272 [ref. 13288], McCosker 2003:732 [ref. 26993], McCosker et al. 2012:1191 [ref. 32371]). Current status: Valid as Ahlia Jordan & Davis 1891. Ophichthidae: Myrophinae.

Aotea Phillipps [W. J.] 1926:533 Fem. Aotea acus Phillipps 1926. Type by monotypy. •Synonym of Muraenichthys Bleeker 1853 -- (Castle 1976:365 [ref. 11394], McCosker 1977:58 [ref. 6836] with question, McCosker et al. 1989:256 [ref. 13288]). •Synonym of Scolecenchelys Ogilby 1897 -- (Castle & McCosker 1999:121 [ref. 24075]). Current status: Synonym of Scolecenchelys Ogilby 1897. Ophichthidae: Myrophinae.

Asarcenchelys McCosker [J. E.] 1985:12 Fem. Asarcenchelys longimanus McCosker 1985. Type by original designation (also monotypic). •Valid as Asarcenchelys McCosker 1985 -- (McCosker et al. 1989:276 [ref. 13288], McCosker 2003:732 [ref. 26993], McCosker et al. 2012:1191 [ref. 32371]). Current status: Valid as Asarcenchelys McCosker 1985. Ophichthidae: Myrophinae.

Benthenchelys Fowler [H. W.] 1934:267 Fem. Benthenchelys cartieri Fowler 1934. Type by original designation (also monotypic). •Valid as Benthenchelys Fowler 1934 -- (Castle 1972 [ref. 6968], McCosker 1977:57 [ref. 6836], McCosker et al. 1989:271 [ref. 13288], Smith & McCosker 1999:1663 [ref. 24715], McCosker et al. 2012:1190 [ref. 32371]). Current status: Valid as Benthenchelys Fowler 1934. Ophichthidae: Myrophinae.

Glenoglossa McCosker [J. E.] 1982:60 Fem. Glenoglossa wassi McCosker 1982. Type by original designation (also monotypic). •Valid as Glenoglossa McCosker 1982 -- (McCosker et al. 1989:271 [ref. 13288], Castle & McCosker 1999:116 [ref. 24075], Smith & McCosker 1999:1664 [ref. 24715], McCosker et al. 2012:1192 [ref. 32371]). Current status: Valid as Glenoglossa McCosker 1982. Ophichthidae: Myrophinae.

Hesperomyrus Myers [G. S.] & Storey [M. H.] 1939:157 Masc. Hesperomyrus fryi Myers & Storey 1939. Type by monotypy. •Synonym of Myrophis Lütken 1852 -- (McCosker 1977:59 [ref. 6836], McCosker et al. 1989:279 [ref. 13288], Castro-Aguirre et al. 1999:99 [ref. 24550]). Current status: Synonym of Myrophis Lütken 1852. Ophichthidae: Myrophinae.

Holopterura Cope [E. D.] 1871:482 Fem. Holopterura plumbea Cope 1871. Type by monotypy. •Synonym of Myrophis Lütken 1852 -- (McCosker et al. 1989:279 [ref. 13288]). Current status: Synonym of Myrophis Lütken 1852. Ophichthidae: Myrophinae.

Leptoconger Poey [F.] 1880:250 Masc. Neoconger perlongus Poey 1875. Type by monotypy. •Synonym of Myrophis Lütken 1852 -- (McCosker et al. 1989:279 [ref. 13288]). Current status: Synonym of Myrophis Lütken 1852. Ophichthidae: Myrophinae.

Mixomyrophis McCosker [J. E.] 1985:10 Masc. Mixomyrophis pusillipinna McCosker 1985. Type by original designation (also monotypic). •Valid as Mixomyrophis McCosker 1985 -- (McCosker et al. 1989:277 [ref. 13288], McCosker 2003:732 [ref. 26993], McCosker et al. 2012:1191 [ref. 32371], Hibino et al. 2014:1 [ref. 33410], Golani & Fricke 2018:27 [ref. 36273]). Current status: Valid as Mixomyrophis McCosker 1985. Ophichthidae: Myrophinae.

Muraenichthys Bleeker [P.] 1853:505 Masc. Muraena gymnopterus Bleeker 1852. Type by monotypy. Also spelled Muraenichthijs by Bleeker elsewhere. •Valid as Muraenichthys Bleeker 1853 -- (McCosker 1970:509 [ref. 2931], McCosker 1977:58 [ref. 6836], Asano in Masuda et al. 1984:30 [ref. 6441], McCosker & Castle 1986:180 [ref. 5690], Paxton et al. 1989:117 [ref. 12442], McCosker et al. 1989:271 [ref. 13288], Kuang in Pan et al. 1991:57 [ref. 23876], McCosker & Parin 1995:232 [ref. 21924], Machida & Ohta 1996:79 [ref. 22154], Gomon et al. 1994:199 [ref. 22532], Castle & McCosker 1999:121 [ref. 24075], Smith & McCosker 1999:1664 [ref. 24715], McCosker et al. 2006:269 [ref. 29006], Zhang et al. 2010:318 [ref. 31511], Hoshino et al. 2011:184 [ref. 31273], McCosker et al. 2012:1192 [ref. 32371], Hibino et al. 2013:[1] [ref. 32505], Kottelat 2013:45 [ref. 32989], Hibino & Kimura 2015:62 [ref. 34120], Motomura et al. 2017:31 [ref. 35490], Golani & Fricke 2018:27 [ref. 36273], Hibino et al. 2019:41 [ref. 37149]). Current status: Valid as Muraenichthys Bleeker 1853. Ophichthidae: Myrophinae.

Myrophis Lütken [C. F.] 1852:14 Masc. Myrophis punctatus Lütken 1852. Type by monotypy. Also in Lütken 1852:270 [ref. 30287]. •Valid as Myrophis Lütken 1852 -- (McCosker 1977:59 [ref. 6836], Karrer 1982:79 [ref. 5679], Asano in Masuda et al. 1984:30 [ref. 6441], McCosker et al. 1989:279 [ref. 13288], Castro-Aguirre et al. 1999:99 [ref. 24550], Smith & McCosker 1999:1664 [ref. 24715], McCosker 2003:733 [ref. 26993], McCosker et al. 2006:270 [ref. 29006], Vreven & De Vos 2007:183 [ref. 30015], Ho et al. 2010:24 [ref. 31218], Zhang et al. 2010:325 [ref. 31511], McCosker et al. 2012:1191 [ref. 32371], Angulo et al. 2013:989 [ref. 33194], Fricke et al. 2018:45 [ref. 35805]). Current status: Valid as Myrophis Lütken 1852. Ophichthidae: Myrophinae.

Myropterura Ogilby [J. D.] 1897:247 Fem. Myropterura laticaudata Ogilby 1897. Type by monotypy. Possibly published in 1898. •Synonym of Muraenichthys Bleeker 1853 -- (McCosker 1970:509 [ref. 2931], McCosker 1977:58 [ref. 6836]). •Synonym of Scolecenchelys Ogilby 1897 -- (Castle & McCosker 1999:121 [ref. 24075]). Current status: Synonym of Scolecenchelys Ogilby 1897. Ophichthidae: Myrophinae.

Neenchelys Bamber [R. C.] 1915:479 Fem. Neenchelys microtretus Bamber 1915. Type by monotypy. •Valid as Neenchelys Bamber 1915 -- (McCosker 1977:60 [ref. 6836], McCosker 1982:62 [ref. 2934], Paxton et al. 1989:119 [ref. 12442], McCosker et al. 1989:270 [ref. 13288], Smith & McCosker 1999:1663 [ref. 24715], McCosker et al. 2006:271 [ref. 29006], Zhang et al. 2010:322 [ref. 31511], Hibino et al. 2012:342 [ref. 32271], McCosker et al. 2012:1191 [ref. 32371], Ho et al. 2012:949 [ref. 33018], Ho et al. 2013:2 [ref. 33156], Tashiro et al. 2015:1 [ref. 33874], Ho & Loh 2015:52 [ref. 34121], Ho et al. 2015:49 [ref. 34122], Hibino et al. 2015:56 [ref. 34166], Motomura et al. 2017:32 [ref. 35490], Golani & Fricke 2018:28 [ref. 36273]). Current status: Valid as Neenchelys Bamber 1915. Ophichthidae: Myrophinae.

Pseudomyrophis Wade [C. B.] 1946:199 Masc. Pseudomyrophis micropinna Wade 1946. Type by original designation (also monotypic). •Valid as Pseudomyrophis Wade 1946 -- (McCosker 1977:61 [ref. 6836], McCosker et al. 1989:289 [ref. 13288], McCosker 2003:733 [ref. 26993], McCosker et al. 2012:1191 [ref. 32371], Ho et al. 2014:18 [ref. 33156]). Current status: Valid as Pseudomyrophis Wade 1946. Ophichthidae: Myrophinae.

Pylorobranchus McCosker [J. E.] & Chen [H. M.] in McCosker, Loh, Lin & Chen 2012:1189 Masc. Pylorobranchus hoi McCosker, Loh & Lin 2012. Type by original designation (also monotypic). •Valid as Pylorobranchus McCosker & Chen 2012 -- (McCosker 2014:334 [ref. 33288], Ho et al. 2015:175 [ref. 34130]). Current status: Valid as Pylorobranchus McCosker & Chen 2012. Ophichthidae: Myrophinae.

Schismorhynchus McCosker [J. E.] 1970:509 Masc. Muraenichthys labialis Seale 1917. Type by original designation (also monotypic). Name given as neuter in original description; changed to masculine in 1977 [ref. 6836]. •Valid as Schismorhynchus McCosker 1970 -- (McCosker 1977:61 [ref. 6836], Paxton et al. 1989:121 [ref. 12442], McCosker et al. 1989:271 [ref. 13288], Castle & McCosker 1999:116 [ref. 24075], Smith & McCosker 1999:1664 [ref. 24715], McCosker et al. 2006:273 [ref. 29006], McCosker et al. 2012:1192 [ref. 32371]). Current status: Valid as Schismorhynchus McCosker 1970. Ophichthidae: Myrophinae.

Schultzidia (subgenus of Muraenichthys) Gosline [W. A.] 1951:309 Fem. Muraenichthys johnstonensis Schultz & Woods 1949. Type by original designation (also monotypic). Second species doubtfully included. •Valid as Schultzidia Gosline 1951 -- (McCosker 1970:507 [ref. 2931], McCosker 1977:61 [ref. 6836], McCosker et al. 1989:271 [ref. 13288], Castle & McCosker 1999:116 [ref. 24075], Smith & McCosker 1999:1664 [ref. 24715], McCosker et al. 2006:274 [ref. 29006], McCosker et al. 2012:1192 [ref. 32371]). Current status: Valid as Schultzidia Gosline 1951. Ophichthidae: Myrophinae.

Scolecenchelys Ogilby [J. D.] 1897:246 Fem. Muraenichthys australis Macleay 1881. Type by original designation (also monotypic). Spelled Scolenchelys in Zoological Record for 1897 and by Jordan 1920:477 [ref. 4905]. •Synonym of Muraenichthys Bleeker 1853 -- (McCosker 1970:509 [ref. 2931], McCosker 1977:58 [ref. 6836]). •Valid as Scolecenchelys Ogilby 1897 -- (Castle & McCosker 1999:116 [ref. 24075], McCosker 2006:17[ref. 28592], McCosker et al. 2006:274 [ref. 29006], Smith & McCosker 2008:168 [ref. 30623], Imamura 2009:21 [ref. 30434], Fricke et al. 2009:19 [ref. 30213], Hoshino et al. 2011:184 [ref. 31273], McCosker et al. 2012:2 [ref. 31982], McCosker et al. 2012:1192 [ref. 32371], Hibino et al. 2013:43 [ref. 32418], Hibino & Kimura 2015:4 [ref. 33951], McCosker & Stewart 2015:256 [ref. 34235], Fricke et al. 2018:46 [ref. 35805], Golani & Fricke 2018:28 [ref. 36273], Fricke et al. 2019:53 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Scolecenchelys Ogilby 1897. Ophichthidae: Myrophinae.

Skythrenchelys Castle [P. H. J.] & McCosker [J. E.] 1999:114 Fem. Skythrenchelys zabra Castle & McCosker 1999. Type by original designation. •Valid as Skythrenchelys Castle & McCosker 1999 -- (Hibino et al. 2013:[1] [ref. 32505], McCosker et al. 2012:1192 [ref. 32371], Motomura et al. 2017:34 [ref. 35490], Golani & Fricke 2018:29 [ref. 36273]). Current status: Valid as Skythrenchelys Castle & McCosker 1999. Ophichthidae: Myrophinae.

Sympenchelys Hibino [Y.], Ho [H.-C.] & Kimura [S.] 2015:42 Masc. Sympenchelys taiwanensis Hibino, Ho & Kimura 2015. Type by original designation (also monotypic). •Valid as Sympenchelys Hibino, Ho & Kimura 2015 -- (Ho et al. 2015:176 [ref. 34130]). Current status: Valid as Sympenchelys Hibino, Ho & Kimura 2015. Ophichthidae: Myrophinae.