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Notes on the Identity of Small, Brown, Unpatterned Indo-Pacific Moray Eels, with Descriptions of Three New Species (Anguilliformes: Muraenidae)

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Title:Notes on the Identity of Small, Brown, Unpatterned Indo-Pacific Moray Eels, with Descriptions of Three New Species (Anguilliformes: Muraenidae)
Authors:Bohlke, Eugenia B.
Date Issued:Oct 2000
Publisher:University of Hawai'i Press
Citation:Bohlke EB. 2000. Notes on the identity of small, brown, unpatterned Indo-Pacific moray eels, with descriptions of three new species (Anguilliformes: Muraenidae). Pac Sci 54(4): 395-416.
Abstract:Eight species of Indo-Pacific morays, including three new species,
are described and discussed. Most are plain brown and have unpatterned body
coloration (one with small dark spots); they are small to moderate-sized species
and possess fewer than 150 vertebrae. They include Gymnothorax atolli
(pietschmann, 1935); Gymnothorax australicola Lavenberg, 1992; Gymnothorax
herrei Beebe & Tee-Van, 1933; Gymnothorax panamensis (Steindachner, 1876);
Gymnothorax pindae Smith, 1962; Gymnothorax pseudoherrei Bohlke, n. sp.;
Gymnothorax kontodontos Bohlke, n. sp.; and Gymnothorax microstictus
Bohlke, n. sp.
URI/DOI:http://hdl.handle.net/10125/1665
ISSN:0030-8870
Appears in Collections: Pacific Science Volume 54, Number 4, 2000


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