Muraena fimbriata [Status Unaccepted]   Bennett,  1832 ()
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Anguilliformes
Family:Muraenidae

Description
Color: olive brown with few black spots on head and many irregularly formed on body.

Tail is one third longer than the trunk. Eyes are rather nearer the angel of mouth than the end of the narrow snout. Gill opening is smaller than the eyes. Teeth are pointed situated in a single row, without any basal lobe. Occasionally 2or3 teeth in a second inner maxillary row.

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Ecology

Biogeography


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andaman Islands INDIA
• 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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