Eel-like invertebrate craniates of the Class Myxini, formerly considered to be in Class Agnatha (jawless fish) along with Lampreys. There are about 20 species of hagfish divided into four genera (Myxine, Neomyxine, Paramyxine, and Eptatretus).
A description of this species, its behavior and breeding habits, and its range in the colder seas of the Northern Hemisphere.
Hyperotreti - Hagfishes
Taxonomic overview of this group, including characteristics and phylogenetic relationships. The hagfish include four genera: Myxine, Neomyxine, Paramyxine, and Eptatretus.
Introduction to the Myxini
UCMP Berkeley's introduction to the hagfish.
Provides basic information on the hagfish and its distribution.
OceanInfo - Hagfish
An illustrated introduction to the Myxini.
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