WoRMS taxon details

Gymnothorax favagineus Bloch & Schneider, 1801

217509  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217509)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Description Inhabits reef flats and outer reef slopes of continental reefs to over 35 m. One of the two largest of Indo-Pacific morays....  
Description Inhabits reef flats and outer reef slopes of continental reefs to over 35 m. One of the two largest of Indo-Pacific morays. Large adults may be aggressive (Ref. 9710). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Gymnothorax favagineus Bloch & Schneider, 1801. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=217509 on 2018-05-23
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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

additional source Smith, J.L.B. & Smith, M.M. (1963). The fishes of Seychelles. Department of Ichthyology, Rhodes University. Grahamstown. [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy  (ofLycodontis favagineus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source  (ofLycodontis permistus Smith, 1962) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofLycodontis permistus Smith, 1962) Gon, O. (1996). Fifty years of fish systematics at the J.L.B. Smith Institute of Ichthyology. Trans. Roy. Soc. S. Afr. 51: 45-78. [details]   

basis of record  (ofEnchelycore favagineus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofGymnothorax pescadoris (non Jordan & Evermann, 1902)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofGymnothorax tessellatus (Richardson, 1845)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofMuraena tessellata Richardson, 1845) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofLycodontis tessellata (Richardson, 1845)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofGymnothorax favagineus isingteenus Bloch & Schneider, 1801) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofGymnothorax favagiensis (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofGymnothorax tesselatus (Richardson, 1845)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source  (ofGymnothorax permistus (Smith, 1962)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofGymnothorax permistus (Smith, 1962)) Smith, J.L.B. & Smith, M.M. (1963). The fishes of Seychelles. Department of Ichthyology, Rhodes University. Grahamstown. [details]   

additional source  (ofGymnothorax tessellata (Richardson, 1845)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofGymnothorax tessellata (Richardson, 1845)) MacNae, W. & M. Kalk (eds). (1958). A natural history of Inhaca Island, Mozambique. Witwatersrand Univ. Press, Johannesburg. I-iv, 163 pp. [details]   

context source (HKRMS) To, A.W.L., Ching, K.S.H. & Shea, S.K.H. (2013) Hong Kong reef fish photo guide. Eco-Education and Resources Centre. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Description Inhabits reef flats and outer reef slopes of continental reefs to over 35 m. One of the two largest of Indo-Pacific morays. Large adults may be aggressive (Ref. 9710). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English reticulate moray [from synonym]laced moray  [details]