Anguilla anguilla

The European eel ( Anguilla anguilla ) is a species of eel, a snake-like, catadromous fish. They can reach a length of 1. Bufret Lignende Oversett denne siden Other Anguilla species have occasionally been stocked in Europe, but none have established a self-sustaining population. DNA analysis is the best tool to distinguish between European Eels and other . Continuous introductions to Asia and South and Central America.

Spawning area in western Atlantic (Sargasso Sea). At least one country reports . Adults have long, narrow bodies, with a continuous dorsal, anal and tail-fin. The skin is slimy, the lower jaw is longer than the upper jaw, and the scales are tiny or absent. In the early spring months, European eels migrate to the Sargasso sea for breeding.

Larvae are hatched from the Sargasso Sea and can also be found along the coast of Europe. Silver (juvenile) stage eels of Anguilla anguilla live in tributaries along the European coast. European Commission – Information about different fish species.

This file contains a global overview of the aquaculture species Anguilla anguilla. Thanks to early expeditions on the Atlantic Ocean by the Danish biologist Johannes Schmidt who fou. Native Range: Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic coast from Scandinavia to Morocco and rivers of North Atlantic, Baltic and Mediterranean seas.

Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. How the European eel ( Anguilla anguilla ) loses its skeletal framework across lifetime.

Rolvien T(1), Nagel F(2)(3), Milovanovic P(1)(4), Wuertz S(5), Marshall RP(1), Jeschke A(1), Schmidt FN(1), Hahn M(1), Witten PE(6), Amling M(1), Busse B(7). Hannen er mindre, vanligvis under cm. Beskrivelse: Lang og sylindrisk slangelignede kropp, flatere på sidene og . Den kan finnes i de fleste typer ferskvann.

Yngelen blir spredd derfra med havstrømmene, og tar tilhold i europeiske vassdrag og brakkvannsområder når de er ca. Ved ankomst Europa er ålen ca. AnAge entry for Anguilla anguilla.

Taxonomic Rank: Species. Data Quality Indicators: Record Credibility Rating: verified – standards met . Description, classification, synonyms, distribution map and images of Anguilla anguilla – Common eel.