Family Myxinidae Rafinesque, 1815 – hagfishes

Family Myxinidae Rafinesque, 1815 – hagfishes

The Family Myxinidae includes 3 subfamilies and 6 genera [Myxininae] (Myxine, Nemamyxine, Neomyxine and Notomyxine), [Eptatretinae] (Eptatretus) and [Rubicundinae] (Rubicundus)

There are 3 subfamilies, 6 genera and 81 species currently recognized: Myxine (22), Nemamyxine (2), Neomyxine (2), Notomyxine (1), Eptatretus (50) and Rubicundus (4)

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Myxinidae PDF - Full Classification

Hagfishes – Myxinidae Introduction

 

Myxine hagfish – Myxine sp.

 

Eptatretine hagfish – Eptatretus sp.

 

Family Myxinidae – hagfishes

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 Distributions and Habitats

Family Myxinidae