WoRMS taxon details

Gymnothorax breedeni McCosker & Randall, 1977

217480  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217480)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
McCosker, J. E.; Randall, J. E. (1977). Three new species of Indo-Pacific moray eels (Pisces: Murenidae). <em>Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences.</em> 41(3): 161-168. [details]   
Description Inhabits clear seaward reefs of oceanic islands to a depth over 25 m. Aggressive when provoked (Ref. 9710).  
Description Inhabits clear seaward reefs of oceanic islands to a depth over 25 m. Aggressive when provoked (Ref. 9710). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2019). FishBase. Gymnothorax breedeni McCosker & Randall, 1977. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=217480 on 2019-10-15
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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original description McCosker, J. E.; Randall, J. E. (1977). Three new species of Indo-Pacific moray eels (Pisces: Murenidae). <em>Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences.</em> 41(3): 161-168. [details]   

basis of record Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2019). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (02/2019)., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Inhabits clear seaward reefs of oceanic islands to a depth over 25 m. Aggressive when provoked (Ref. 9710). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English blackcheek moray  [details]
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