WoRMS taxon details

Moringua edwardsi (Jordan & Bollman, 1889)

158578  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158578)

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution Georges Bank to northern South America  
Distribution Georges Bank to northern South America [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2019). FishBase. Moringua edwardsi (Jordan & Bollman, 1889). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158578 on 2019-01-22
2005-05-26 07:43:32Z
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z

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context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

basis of record Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (10/2018)., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source Gulf of Maine Biogeographic Information System (GMBIS) Electronic Atlas. 2002. November, 2002.  [details]   

additional source McEachran, J. D. (2009). Fishes (Vertebrata: Pisces) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1223–1316 in: Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

From other sources
Diet Feed on burrowing invertebrates that live in the sand  [details]

Distribution Georges Bank to northern South America [details]

Habitat nektonic [details]

Habitat Young and females burrow in sandy tidepools and reef tracts. Males inhabit deeper water, possibly pelagic. Adults emerge at night and sometimes come to lights at the surface. [details]

English spaghetti eel  [details]
Spanish morenita  [details]