Snake eel

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The Snake eel lives in the demersal, marine, depth range 64 - 64 m environment.

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The Goldspotted Snake Eel diet consists of meaty foods and live foods such as grass shrimp or small fish. Like other eels, they are generally compatible with: Large Angelfish, Boxfish, Groupers, Grunts & Sweetlips, Lionfish & Scorpionfish, Puffers and Tangs & Surgeons. More

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The Spotted Snake Eel has dark spots on a cream-coloured background. The arrangement of spots changes as a fish grows. Juveniles under 25 cm in length have one row of spots on the upper sides. More

Snake Eel in the Lembeh Straits Snake Eel (Ophichythus sp.) photographed at "Nudi Retreat" Lembeh Straits, Sulawesi, Indonesia back All photographs are by Gail J. More

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The most striking feature of the snake eel and one that distinguishes it from all other Gulf of Maine eels is that the tip of its tail is hard and pointed. More

The Banded Snake Eel is yellowish white to white with 25 to 32 narrow black rings. Black spots may appear between the rings as the eel ages. More

Most Snake eels have elongate cylindrical bodies with a sharp tail used for burrowing. They have small pectoral fins and low marginal fins. They are common in Hawaii but are rarely seen since they spend most of the time hiding. More

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The majority of the body of the Goldspotted Snake Eel is usually buried in the sand and if approached, retreats into the substrate. More

Common Name: Banded Snake Eel Other: Harlequin Snake Eel Scientific Name: Mlyrichthys Colubrinus The Banded Snake Eel comes from the Western Pacific to the Indian Ocean. It is fairly hearty and a fairly good eater once settled in the aquarium. More

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Common names

Hadař královský in Czech (česky)
Keoghfish in English
king snake eel in English
King snake-eel in English
lairón in Spanish (español)
Snake eel in English
王蛇鰻 in Mandarin Chinese
王蛇鰻 in Unknown
王蛇鳗 in Mandarin Chinese
王蛇鳗 in Unknown

Order : Anguilliformes
Family : Ophichthidae
Genus : Ophichthus
Species : Ophichthus rex
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