Muraena tile [Status Unaccepted]   (Hamilton,   1822) (Fish)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Anguilliformes
Family:Muraenidae

Description
Color: Brownish yellow or greenish

Tail shorter or about the same length as the trunk.Eyes are small. Anterior nasal tubes are short. Gill-opening is about as wide as eye. Teeth are in two rows, except the lateral ones of the lower jaw. Canines are small. The body is covered with small white spots , specks or marks, which sometimes have a dark border or they may be entirely absent in adults.

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Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Bay of Bengal INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Biswas, KP (2009) Fishes around Indian Ocean Muraenidae-Eel Daya publishing house Available at - NIO,Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

Page last updated on:2011-12-16

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