Explore the Taxonomic Tree

Explore the Taxonomic Tree

American Eel

A long eel with a yellow dorsal fin, green coloring on the top, and white coloring on the bottom
Common Name
American eel
FWS Focus

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The table below is a high-level overview of the subsequent branches of this taxon, organized by taxonomic level and further subdivided by items that FWS focuses on, either through a regulatory or other capacity. You can change your list view by selecting an option from the overview table:

  • To view all branches of a respective taxonomic level, see the Taxa column.
  • To further filter your view of branches that FWS focuses on, see the FWS Focus column.
  • By default, the list view will always show the child branches of the current taxon.

Branches of Anguilla rostrata

Taxonomic Level Taxa FWS Focus
Aberration 0
Form 0
Morph 0
Race 0
Stirp 0
Subspecies 0
Unspecified 0
Variety 0
All Subtaxa 0 0

Location in Taxonomic Tree

Kingdom Animalia
Subkingdom Bilateria
Infrakingdom Deuterostomia
Phylum Chordata
Subphylum Vertebrata
Infraphylum Gnathostomata
Superclass Actinopterygii
Class Teleostei
Superorder Elopomorpha
Order Anguilliformes
Suborder Anguilloidei
Family Anguillidae
Genus Anguilla
Species Anguilla rostrata FWS Focus

Viewing: descendants of Anguilla rostrata