Uropterygius xenodontus, Black snake moray

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Uropterygius xenodontus McCosker & Smith, 1997

Black snake moray
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> Anguilliformes (Eels and morays) > Muraenidae (Moray eels) > Uropterygiinae
Etymology: Uropterygius: Greek, oura = tail + Greek pterygion = little wing. Fin (Ref. 45335);  xenodontus: Specific name from the Greek 'xenikos' meaning strange and 'odontos' meaning tooth..
More on authors: McCosker & Smith.

Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range Ekologi

; marina revassocierade; djupintervall 6 - 9 m (Ref. 27479). Tropical

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Pacific Ocean: Coral Sea, American Samoa, the Marshall Islands, and Johnston Islands.

Size / Vikt / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Max length : 53.0 cm TL hane/ej könsbestämd; (Ref. 37816)

Short description Morfologi | Morfometri

Ryggkotor: 154 - 157. Body uniformly gray-brown; laterally compressed, subrectangular in cross-section. Vertical fins restricted to the tail tip; anus at mid-body; one branchial pore (Ref. 27479).

Biologi     Ordlista (t.ex. epibenthic)

Inhabits corals and crevices of shallow lagoon and seaward reefs (Ref. 37816). Benthic (Ref. 58302).

Life cycle and mating behavior Könsmognad | Reproduktion | Lek | Ägg | Fecundity | Larver

Main reference Upload your references | referenser | Koordinator | Medarbetare

McCosker, J.E. and D.G. Smith, 1997. Two new Indo-Pacific morays of the genus Uropterygius (Anguilliformes: Muraenidae). Bull. Mar. Sci. 60(3):1005-1014. (Ref. 27479)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 125652)

  Least Concern (LC) ; Date assessed: 19 August 2011

CITES

Not Evaluated

CMS (Ref. 116361)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless





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Estimates based on models

Preferred temperature (Ref. 115969): 24.8 - 29.4, mean 28.1 °C (based on 1041 cells).
Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82805):  PD50 = 0.5000   [Uniqueness, from 0.5 = low to 2.0 = high].
Bayesian length-weight: a=0.00069 (0.00033 - 0.00143), b=3.12 (2.93 - 3.31), in cm total length, based on LWR estimates for this Subfamily-BS (Ref. 93245).
Trofisk nivå (Ref. 69278):  3.5   ±0.6 se; based on size and trophs of closest relatives
Resiliens (Ref. 120179):  Mellan, lägsta populationsfördubblingstid 1,4-4,4 år (Preliminary K or Fecundity.).
Fishing Vulnerability (Ref. 59153):  Moderate vulnerability (41 of 100) .
Climate Vulnerability (Ref. 125649):   (0 of 100) .