Chilorhinus suensonii L├╝tken, 1852
Seagrass eel
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 Family:  Chlopsidae (False morays)
 Max. size:  18 cm TL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  reef-associated
 Distribution:  Western Atlantic: Bermuda and southern Florida, USA to Bahia in Brazil.
 Diagnosis:   
 Biology:  Inhabits sandy areas and seagrass beds, usually bathed by clear, oceanic waters. Feeds on small fish and invertebrates (Ref. 42064).
 IUCN Red List Status:   (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
 Country info:   
 

 Entered by: Froese, Rainer - 01.05.91
 Modified by: Reyes, Rodolfo B. - 19.08.03
 Checked by: Torres, Armi G. - 04.08.94

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