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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Anguilliformes
Family: Chlopsidae False morays

Genus: Chilorhinus

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2 species (see list below)

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Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 18.5 cm TL

 
Chilorhinus platyrhynchus
[Flatnose xenocongrid eel]
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Western Atlantic
Max. Length 18 cm TL

 
Chilorhinus suensonii
[Seagrass eel]
2 Species of Family Chlopsidae with Genus Chilorhinus
(False morays)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1922 Chilorhinus platyrhynchus Flatnose xenocongrid eel Indo-Pacific 18.5 TL
1852 Chilorhinus suensonii Seagrass eel Western Atlantic 18 TL



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