WoRMS taxon details

Leiuranus semicinctus (Lay & Bennett, 1839)

217572  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217572)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Occurs in sandy areas and seagrass beds of both lagoon and seaward reefs. Feeds on sand-dwelling fishes and crabs and prawns.  
Description Occurs in sandy areas and seagrass beds of both lagoon and seaward reefs. Feeds on sand-dwelling fishes and crabs and prawns. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2020). FishBase. Leiuranus semicinctus (Lay & Bennett, 1839). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=217572 on 2020-01-24
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). (2019). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (02/2019)., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [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 Occurs in sandy areas and seagrass beds of both lagoon and seaward reefs. Feeds on sand-dwelling fishes and crabs and prawns. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English saddled snake-eel  [details]
Japanese ソラウミヘビ  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Leiuranus semicinctus FIN031544 Slide 120 mm)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Leiuranus semicinctus UNSM 379058 photograph lateral view)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Machaerenchelys phoenixensis P14279 illustration)
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