WoRMS taxon details

Callechelys muraena Jordan & Evermann, 1887

158604  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158604)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution Western Bank to Florida  
Distribution Western Bank to Florida [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2020). FishBase. Callechelys muraena Jordan & Evermann, 1887. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158604 on 2020-04-09
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2005-05-26 07:43:32Z
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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 Welshman, D.; Kohler, S; Black, J.; and L. Van Guelpen. (2003). An atlas of distributions of Canadian Atlantic fishes. , available online at http://epe.lac-bac.gc.ca/100/205/301/ic/cdc/FishAtlas/default.htm [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]   

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2019). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (02/2019)., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source Gulf of Maine Biogeographic Information System (GMBIS) Electronic Atlas. 2002. November, 2002.  [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Distribution Western Bank to Florida [details]

Habitat Occasionally found in Canadian Atlantic waters. Found at depths of 27- 115 m.  [details]

Habitat benthic [details]
 

LanguageName 
English blotched snake eel  [details]
Spanish tieso moteado  [details]
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