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Mnemonic iANGAN
Taxon identifier i7936
Scientific name iAnguilla anguilla
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Common name iEuropean freshwater eel
Synonym iMuraena anguilla
Other names i›Angill angill
›Anguilla anguilla (Linnaeus, 1758)
›Anguilla anguilla anguilla
›European eel
›Muraena anguilla Linnaeus, 1758
Lineage icellular organisms
   › Eukaryota
     › Opisthokonta
       › Metazoa
         › Eumetazoa
           › Bilateria
             › Deuterostomia
               › Chordata
                 › Craniata
                   › Vertebrata
                     › Gnathostomata
                       › Teleostomi
                         › Euteleostomi
                           › Actinopterygii
                             › Actinopteri
                               › Neopterygii
                                 › Teleostei
                                   › Elopocephalai
                                     › Elopocephala
                                       › Elopomorpha
                                         › Anguilliformes
                                           › Anguillidae
                                             › Anguilla
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