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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Anguilliformes
Family: Ophichthidae Snake eels
Subfamily: Ophichthinae
Genus: Cirricaecula

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2 species (see list below)

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Western Central Pacific
Max. Length 40 cm

 
Cirricaecula johnsoni
[Fringelip snake eel]
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Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 22.8 cm TL

 
Cirricaecula macdowelli
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2 Species of Family Ophichthidae with Genus Cirricaecula
(Snake eels)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1953 Cirricaecula johnsoni Fringelip snake eel Western Central Pacific 40
1993 Cirricaecula macdowelli Northwest Pacific 22.8 TL



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