Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

American Eel Anguilla rostrata

Classification

Anguillidae [family]
Anguilla [genus] (1)
rostrata [species]

Classification

Anguillidae [family]
Anguilla [genus] (1)
rostrata [species]

Presence

Recorded on
  • Bonaire
  • Curaçao
  • Sint Maarten
  • Presence status
  • Indigenous (1) - Bonaire
  • Indigenous (1) - Curaçao
  • Indigenous (1) - Sint Maarten

  • Publications

    • Debrot, A.O. 2003. A review of the freshwater fishes of Curaçao, with comments on those of Aruba and Bonaire. Caribbean Journal of Science 39(1): 100-108.
    • Kristensen, I. 1971. Jaarverslag 1971. 33 pp. Carmabi Foundation Annual Report, Curaçao.
    • Metzelaar, J. 1919. Over Tropische Atlantische vissen. 314. A.H.Kruyt Uitgever, Amsterdam.