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Notes. Notes on the Systematic Status of the Eels Neenchelys and Myroconger

@inproceedings{Nelson1967NotesNO,
  title={Notes. Notes on the Systematic Status of the Eels Neenchelys and Myroconger},
  author={G. Nelson},
  year={1967}
}
BOHLKE (1960) SUGGESTED that eels of the genus N eenchelys possibly have overlapp ing branchiostegal rays and that, if they did ,they should be assigned to the family Ophichthidae. Nelson (1966a) described the osteology of N eenchelys buitendijki, confirming the presence of overlappin g branchiostegal rays, and for th is and other reasons referred the genus N eenchelys to the family Ophichthidae, subfamily Echelinae. The present report, based on an examination of the holotype of Neenchelys… Expand

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