Species Details : Myrichthys colubrinus (Boddaert, 1781)

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Myrichthys colubrinus (Boddaert, 1781) (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Myrichthys colubrinus  (Boddaert, 1781)
Synonyms:
Chlevastes colubrinus (Boddaert, 1781) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Chlevastes colubrinus (Boddaert, 1781)
Chlevastes elaps Fowler, 1912 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Chlevastes elaps Fowler, 1912
Dussumeiria elapsoides (Castelnau, 1875) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Dussumeiria elapsoides (Castelnau, 1875)
Gymnothorax colubrinus (Boddaert, 1781) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Gymnothorax colubrinus (Boddaert, 1781)
Muraena annulata Ahl, 1789 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Muraena annulata Ahl, 1789
Muraena colubrina Boddaert, 1781 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Muraena colubrina Boddaert, 1781
Muraena fasciata Ahl, 1789 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Muraena fasciata Ahl, 1789
Myrichthys bleekeri Gosline, 1951 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Myrichthys bleekeri Gosline, 1951
Myrichthys colubrina (Boddaert, 1781) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Myrichthys colubrina (Boddaert, 1781)
Myrichtys colubrinus (Boddaert, 1781) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Myrichtys colubrinus (Boddaert, 1781)
Ophichthys elapsoides Castelnau, 1875 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Ophichthys elapsoides Castelnau, 1875
Ophisurus alternans Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Ophisurus alternans Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Ophisurus fasciatus Lacepède, 1802 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Ophisurus fasciatus Lacepède, 1802
Ophisurus fasciatus semicincta Bleeker, 1864 (ambiguous synonym) 1 literature reference for Ophisurus fasciatus semicincta Bleeker, 1864
Common names:
Common name Transliteration Language Country
Geringde-slangpaling - Afrikaans South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Limwaremwarebuul - Carolinian Micronesia Click here to show the literature
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Hadař bleekerův - Czech - Click here to show the literature
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Hadař příčnopruhý - Czech - Click here to show the literature
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Hadovec příčnopruhý - Czech - Click here to show the literature
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Ring-slangeål - Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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Banded snake eel - English Hawaii Click here to show the literature
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Banded snake eel - English Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Banded snake eel - English Micronesia Click here to show the literature
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Barred snake eel - English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Broadnose worm eel - English USA Click here to show the literature
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Harlequin snake eel - English West Nggela Click here to show the literature
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Harlequin snake eel - English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Harlequin snake eel - English Hawaii Click here to show the literature
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Harlequin snake eel - English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Harlequin snake eel - English Papua New Guinea Click here to show the literature
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Ringed snake eel - English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Ringed snake-eel - English South Africa Click here to show the literature
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kucu - Fijian Fiji Click here to show the literature
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Korallankerias - Finnish Finland Click here to show the literature
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Anguille-serpent annelée - French French Polynesia Click here to show the literature
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Murène serpent annelée - French Maldives Click here to show the literature
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Puhi hou one - French French Polynesia(Society Island) Click here to show the literature
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Puhi popo'uru - French French Polynesia(Society Island) Click here to show the literature
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Toitokiri - Gela West Nggela Click here to show the literature
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Shima-umihebi - Japanese Japan Click here to show the literature
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Belin gelang - Malay (individual language) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Belut ular - Malay (individual language) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Pambumalanhi - Malayalam India(Laccadives Island) Click here to show the literature
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പാന്പുമാലഞി - Malayalam India
പാന്വുമലഞ്ഞി - Malayalam India
Galikendiveng - Maldivian India(Laccadives Island) Click here to show the literature
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布氏花蛇鰻 Bu shih hua she man Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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布氏花蛇鳗 Bu shi hua she man Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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斑竹花蛇鰻 Ban jhu hua she man Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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斑竹花蛇鳗 Ban zhu hua she man Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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竹節花蛇鰻 Jhu jie hua she man Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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竹节花蛇鳗 Zhu jie hua she man Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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Hagman-lisadso - Marshallese - Click here to show the literature
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Kdrerlbwij - Marshallese - Click here to show the literature
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Kidrelelbwij - Marshallese - Click here to show the literature
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Bsipslngechal - Palauan Palau(southern part of Palau) Click here to show the literature
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Mar - Palauan Palau(northern part of Palau) Click here to show the literature
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Gatamea - Samoan Samoa Click here to show the literature
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Puhi popooru - Tahitian Tahiti Click here to show the literature
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Palaoa - Tokelauan Tokelau Click here to show the literature
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Classification:
Kingdom Animalia CoL
Phylum Chordata CoL
Class Actinopterygii FishBase
Order Anguilliformes FishBase
Family Ophichthidae FishBase
Genus Myrichthys FishBase
Distribution: Indo-Pacific: Red Sea south to Delagoa Bay, Mozambique and east to the Society Islands, French Polynesia. Often confused with Laticuda colubrina (Ref. 9710).
Environment: Marine
Additional data: -
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: Group expert: McCosker, J., 19-May-2014
Source database: FishBase, Feb 2018   99%
Bibliographic citation: Froese R. & Pauly D. (eds). (2019). FishBase (version Feb 2018). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 2019 Annual Checklist (Roskov Y., Ower G., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Bailly N., Kirk P.M., Bourgoin T., DeWalt R.E., Decock W., Nieukerken E. van, Zarucchi J., Penev L., eds.). Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/annual-checklist/2019. Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-884X.
Online resource: http://www.fishbase.org/Summary/SpeciesSummary.php?ID=8053
Conversion date: 2019-05-01 01:30:39