Uroconger Kaup 1856 (conger eel)

Actinopteri - Anguilliformes - Congridae

Parent taxon: Congridae according to E. Casier 1966

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Ariosoma, Ariosominae, Bathycongrus, Bolcyrus, Conger, Congridarum, Gnathophis, Gorgasia, Heteroconger, Paraconger, Paracongroides, Pseudophichthys, Rhechias, Rhynchoconger, Voltaconger, Xenomystax

Subtaxa: Uroconger validus

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Oligocene of Germany (1 collection)

• Eocene of the United Kingdom (1), United States (1: Louisiana)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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