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Title: The Rare Moray Eel Gymnothorax pikei Bliss Recorded from Papua New Guinea
Authors: Kailola, Patricia J.
Issue Date: Apr-1975
Publisher: University of Hawai'i Press
Citation: Kailola PJ. 1975. The rare moray eel Gymnothorax pikei Bliss recorded from Papua New Guinea. Pac Sci 29(2): 165-170.
Abstract: The eel Gymnothorax pikei Bliss, type locality Mauritius, is recorded
from Papua New Guinea. This, the second known specimen, agrees closely with the
type in color pattern, dentition, and body proportions. It is described and compared
with the species Gymnothorax berndti Snyder, G. rueppelliae (McClelland),
and G. rupelli auct. G. berndti is recorded here from Reunion and Mauritius.
ISSN: 0030-8870
Appears in Collections:Pacific Science Volume 29, Number 2, 1975

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