Gymnothorax mareei Poll, 1953
Spotjaw moray
photo by FAO

 Family:  Muraenidae (Moray eels), subfamily: Muraeninae
 Max. size:  40 cm TL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  demersal; depth range 15 - 25 m
 Distribution:  Eastern Atlantic: Senegal to Angola, including the islands of the Bay of Biafra and St Helena.
 Biology:  Inhabits rocky and sandy bottoms (Ref. 26999) of coastal waters.
 IUCN Red List Status:   (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
 Country info:   

 Entered by: Binohlan, Crispina B. - 06.03.94
 Modified by: Garilao, Cristina V. - 14.11.00
 Checked by: Agustin, Liza Q. - 21.08.94

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