Ophichthus marginatus   (Peters,  1855) (Fish)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Anguilliformes
Family:Ophichthidae

Description
Size: 47 cm.

Color: Olive green-olive dorsally, paler below.

Synonym (s)
Ophiurus marginatus Peters, 1855

Common Name (s)
• Shorthead snake-eel (English)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Demersal

Biogeography



Literature Source(s)
  • Wafar, MVM (2003) Checklists of reef fauna Available at - http://www.reefindia.org/
  • 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:2010-04-26

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