Spotted moray

The Spotted moray lives in the reef-associated, marine environment.

The spotted moray, Gymnothorax moringa, is a typical medium-sized moray eel. It has a long snake-like body, white or pale yellow in color with small overlapping dark-brown spots. It can grow to over a meter in length and weigh up to 2.5 kg. More

Spotted Moray Eel & People: The spotted moray eel is of minor importance as a food fish. However, it is commonly caught in fish traps and sold locally on a small scale either fresh or salted. More

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Spotted Moray eel revealing the middle row of teeth * A White-eyed and a Spot-face moray in the same tube * Spotted Moray Eel More

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The spotted moray is found in the Western Atlantic Ocean from North Carolina and Bermuda to Brazil, including the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean. It is also found around Mid- and Eastern Atlantic islands as far south as St Helena. More

Gold Spotted Moray 14 Day Guarantee Live Shipping Information Gold Spotted Moray = Gold Spotted Moray, Gymnothorax miliaris, is a colorful eel that grows to a nice length for a home aquarium of appropriate size. More

The Spotted Moray Eel is most often seen with its head protruding from a hole with the rest of its body concealed Similar Species: Juvenile Gymnothorax moringa, which lack the traditional spotted pattern of the adults and exhibit a white lower jaw, More

* The spotted moray is rare and very shy. * The mosaic moray has fearsome jaws but is more timid than its looks. More

Common names

Muréna načernalá in Czech (česky)
Muréna všetecná in Czech (česky)
Muréna všetečná in Czech (česky)
spotted moray in English
薯鰻 in Mandarin Chinese
薯鳗 in Mandarin Chinese
虎鰻 in Mandarin Chinese
虎鳗 in Mandarin Chinese
錢鰻 in Mandarin Chinese
钱鳗 in Mandarin Chinese

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Order : Anguilliformes
Family : Muraenidae
Genus : Gymnothorax
Species : Gymnothorax isingteena
Authority : Richardson, 1845