Accepted scientific name:
Muraena helena Linnaeus, 1758 (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Muraena helena Linnaeus, 1758
Synonyms:
Gymnothorax muraena Bloch & Schneider, 1801 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Gymnothorax muraena Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Limamuraena guttata (Risso, 1827) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Limamuraena guttata (Risso, 1827)
Muraena australiae Richardson, 1848 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Muraena australiae Richardson, 1848
Muraena bettencourti Osório, 1911 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Muraena bettencourti Osório, 1911
Muraena guttata Risso, 1827 (ambiguous synonym) 1 literature reference for Muraena guttata Risso, 1827
Muraena helaena Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Muraena helaena Linnaeus, 1758
Muraena helena australiae Richardson, 1848 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Muraena helena australiae Richardson, 1848
Muraena punctata Rafinesque, 1810 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Muraena punctata Rafinesque, 1810
Muraena romana Shaw, 1803 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Muraena romana Shaw, 1803
Muraena variegata Rafinesque, 1810 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Muraena variegata Rafinesque, 1810
Muraena vorax Ogilby, 1907 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Muraena vorax Ogilby, 1907
Muraenophis bettencourti (Osório, 1911) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Muraenophis bettencourti (Osório, 1911)
Muraenophis fulva Risso, 1810 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Muraenophis fulva Risso, 1810
Muraenophis helena (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Muraenophis helena (Linnaeus, 1758)
Murenophis bettencourti (Osório, 1911) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Murenophis bettencourti (Osório, 1911)
Thyrsoidea atlantica Johnson, 1862 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Thyrsoidea atlantica Johnson, 1862
Common names:
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Gjarpër deti Albanian - Click here to show the literature
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Mërina Albanian - Click here to show the literature
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Mërinë Albanian - Click here to show the literature
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Mrina Albanian - Click here to show the literature
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Múrena Albanian - Click here to show the literature
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Lamrini Arabic - Click here to show the literature
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Lefâa Arabic - Click here to show the literature
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M'rina Arabic - Click here to show the literature
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Marina Arabic - Click here to show the literature
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Mrina Arabic - Click here to show the literature
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Murène Arabic - Click here to show the literature
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Murrena Arabic - Click here to show the literature
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Zrimbâyeh Yahoûdyeh Arabic - Click here to show the literature
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morena Catalan - Click here to show the literature
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Moreia-pintada Creole, Portuguese - Click here to show the literature
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Marina Croatian - Click here to show the literature
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Morina Croatian - Click here to show the literature
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Mrina Croatian - Click here to show the literature
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Murina Croatian - Click here to show the literature
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Raina Croatian - Click here to show the literature
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Muräna Czech - Click here to show the literature
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Muréna obecná Czech - Click here to show the literature
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Muréna rímská Czech - Click here to show the literature
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Muréna tajemná Czech - Click here to show the literature
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Europæisk muræne Danish - Click here to show the literature
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Middelhavs-muræne Danish - Click here to show the literature
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Muræne Danish - Click here to show the literature
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Ubod Davawenyo - Click here to show the literature
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Murène Dutch - Click here to show the literature
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Black moray English - Click here to show the literature
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Double tooth soldierfish English - Click here to show the literature
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European moray English - Click here to show the literature
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Marbled moray English - Click here to show the literature
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Mediterranean moray English - Click here to show the literature
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Moray English - Click here to show the literature
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Moray eel English - Click here to show the literature
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Murry English - Click here to show the literature
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St. Helena moray English - Click here to show the literature
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Mureena Finnish - Click here to show the literature
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Mourena French - Click here to show the literature
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Múrena French - Click here to show the literature
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Murène French - Click here to show the literature
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Murène commune French - Click here to show the literature
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Murène de Méditerranée French - Click here to show the literature
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Mittelmeer-Muräne German - Click here to show the literature
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Mittelmeermurane German - Click here to show the literature
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Muräne German - Click here to show the literature
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Múrena Hebrew - Click here to show the literature
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Kiwo na Bevay Ibanag - Click here to show the literature
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Múrena Icelandic - Click here to show the literature
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Bisato indevisà Italian - Click here to show the literature
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Meraine Italian - Click here to show the literature
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morena Italian - Click here to show the literature
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Muena Italian - Click here to show the literature
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Muenha Italian - Click here to show the literature
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Muréene Italian - Click here to show the literature
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Múrena Italian - Click here to show the literature
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Murena mediterranea Italian - Click here to show the literature
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Murène Italian - Click here to show the literature
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Murina Italian - Click here to show the literature
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Utsubo Japanese - Click here to show the literature
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Marina Maltese - Click here to show the literature
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Morina Maltese - Click here to show the literature
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Murina Maltese - Click here to show the literature
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地中海海鱔 Mandarin Chinese - Click here to show the literature
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地中海海鳝 Mandarin Chinese - Click here to show the literature
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澳洲海鱔 Mandarin Chinese - Click here to show the literature
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澳洲海鳝 Mandarin Chinese - Click here to show the literature
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細點海鱔 Mandarin Chinese - Click here to show the literature
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细点海鳝 Mandarin Chinese - Click here to show the literature
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Smérna Modern Greek (1453-) - Click here to show the literature
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Σμέρνα Modern Greek (1453-) - Click here to show the literature
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Σμύρενα Modern Greek (1453-) - Click here to show the literature
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Σμύρνα Modern Greek (1453-) - Click here to show the literature
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Murène Norwegian - Click here to show the literature
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Murena sródziemnomorska Polish - Click here to show the literature
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Moreão Portuguese - Click here to show the literature
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Moréia Portuguese - Click here to show the literature
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Moreia pintada Portuguese - Click here to show the literature
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Moreia preta Portuguese - Click here to show the literature
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Moreia-amarela Portuguese - Click here to show the literature
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Moreia-legítima Portuguese - Click here to show the literature
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Moreia-preta Portuguese - Click here to show the literature
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мурена Russian - Click here to show the literature
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Mrina Serbian - Click here to show the literature
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morena Spanish - Click here to show the literature
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Morena mediterránea Spanish - Click here to show the literature
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Múrena Spanish - Click here to show the literature
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Muräna Swedish - Click here to show the literature
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Malibanos Tagalog - Click here to show the literature
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Mërina Turkish - Click here to show the literature
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Classification:
Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Anguilliformes
Family Muraenidae
Genus Muraena
Distribution: Eastern Atlantic: south of British Isles to Senegal, including the Mediterranean, Azores, Madeira, Canary Islands, and Cape Verde.
Additional data: -
Source database: FishBase, Jan 2012
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: -
Online resource: http://www.fishbase.org/Summary/SpeciesSummary.php?ID=1729
CoL taxon LSID: urn:lsid:catalogueoflife.org:taxon:2c8701e8-4661-11e1-9b0d-e752e483e0da:col20120124