WoRMS taxon details

Gymnothorax favagineus Bloch & Schneider, 1801

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

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
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 2018-12-15
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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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]   

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. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

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]