Ophichthus erabo, Blotched snake-eel

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Ophichthus erabo (Jordan & Snyder, 1901)

Blotched snake-eel
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Classification / Names Populärnamn | synonymer | Catalog of Fishes(Släkte, Arter) | ITIS | CoL | WoRMS | Cloffa

> Anguilliformes (Eels and morays) > Ophichthidae (Snake eels) > Ophichthinae
Etymology: Ophichthus: Greek, ophis = serpent + Greek, ichthys = fish (Ref. 45335).
More on authors: Jordan & Snyder.

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

; marina revassocierade; djupintervall ? - 155 m (Ref. 58302). Subtropical

Utbredning Länder | FAO områden | Ekosystem | Förekomster | Point map | Utplanteringar | Faunafri

Indo-Pacific: off Durban, South Africa; north to Japan amd Taiwan.

Size / Vikt / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Max length : 72.0 cm TL hane/ej könsbestämd; (Ref. 3972)

Short description Morfologi | Morfometri

Pale yellow, boldly marked with rich brown semicircular spots which are smaller and more numerous on head (Ref. 3972).

Biologi     Ordlista (t.ex. epibenthic)

Benthic (Ref. 58302). Digs itself into sandy areas. A carnivore (Ref. 9137).

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

Main reference Upload your references | referenser | Koordinator : McCosker, John E. | Medarbetare

McCosker, J.E. and P.H.J. Castle, 1986. Ophichthidae. p. 176-186. In M.M. Smith and P.C. Heemstra (eds.) Smiths' sea fishes. Springer-Verlag, Berlin. (Ref. 3972)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 125652)


CITES

Not Evaluated

CMS (Ref. 116361)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless





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Estimates based on models

Preferred temperature (Ref. 115969): 20 - 27.4, mean 24.3 °C (based on 188 cells).
Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82805):  PD50 = 0.5000   [Uniqueness, from 0.5 = low to 2.0 = high].
Bayesian length-weight: a=0.00102 (0.00044 - 0.00237), b=2.97 (2.77 - 3.17), in cm total length, based on LWR estimates for this (Sub)family-body shape (Ref. 93245).
Trofisk nivå (Ref. 69278):  4.0   ±0.7 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 to high vulnerability (49 of 100) .
Climate Vulnerability (Ref. 125649):   (0 of 100) .