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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Anguilliformes
Family: Muraenidae Moray eels
Subfamily: Muraeninae
Genus: Enchelycore

(See list of species below)



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13 species (see list below)

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Photo by Wirtz, P.

Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 120 cm TL
Enchelycore anatina (Lowe, 1838)

Photo by Wirtz, P.
 
Enchelycore anatina
[Fangtooth moray]

Photo by Winterbottom, R.

Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 70 cm TL
Enchelycore bayeri (Schultz, 1953)

Photo by Winterbottom, R.
 
Enchelycore bayeri
[Bayer's moray]

Photo by Shao, K.T.

Pacific Ocean
Max. Length 60 cm TL
Enchelycore bikiniensis (Schultz, 1953)

Photo by Shao, K.T.
 
Enchelycore bikiniensis
[Bikini Atoll moray]

Photo by Carvalho Filho, A.

Western Atlantic
Max. Length 34 cm TL
Enchelycore carychroa Böhlke & Böhlke, 1976

Photo by Carvalho Filho, A.
 
Enchelycore carychroa
[Caribbean chestnut moray]

Photo by Krumme, U.

Western Central Pacific
Max. Length 53 cm TL
Enchelycore kamara Böhlke & Böhlke, 1980

Photo by Krumme, U.
 
Enchelycore kamara
[Dark-spotted moray]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 90 cm TL
Enchelycore lichenosa (Jordan & Snyder, 1901)

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Enchelycore lichenosa
[Reticulate hookjaw moray]

Photo by Wirtz, P.

Western Atlantic
Max. Length 100 cm TL
Enchelycore nigricans (Bonnaterre, 1788)

Photo by Wirtz, P.
 
Enchelycore nigricans
[Mulatto conger]
No picture found
Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 22.3 cm TL

 
Enchelycore nycturanus
[]

Photo by Robertson, R.

Eastern Pacific
Max. Length 91 cm TL
Enchelycore octaviana (Myers & Wade, 1941)

Photo by Robertson, R.
 
Enchelycore octaviana
[Slenderjaw moray]

Photo by Lavan, J.

Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 92 cm TL
Enchelycore pardalis (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)

Photo by Lavan, J.
 
Enchelycore pardalis
[Leopard moray eel]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Pacific Ocean
Max. Length 150 cm TL
Enchelycore ramosa (Griffin, 1926)

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Enchelycore ramosa
[Mosaic moray]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 120 cm TL
Enchelycore schismatorhynchus (Bleeker, 1853)

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Enchelycore schismatorhynchus
[White-margined moray]
No picture found
Indian Ocean
Max. Length 22 cm TL

 
Enchelycore tamarae
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13 Species of Family Muraenidae with Genus Enchelycore
(Moray eels)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1838 Enchelycore anatina Fangtooth moray Eastern Atlantic 120 TL
1953 Enchelycore bayeri Bayer's moray Indo-Pacific 70 TL
1953 Enchelycore bikiniensis Bikini Atoll moray Pacific Ocean 60 TL
1976 Enchelycore carychroa Caribbean chestnut moray Western Atlantic 34 TL
1980 Enchelycore kamara Dark-spotted moray Western Central Pacific 53 TL
1901 Enchelycore lichenosa Reticulate hookjaw moray Northwest Pacific 90 TL
1788 Enchelycore nigricans Mulatto conger Western Atlantic 100 TL
2002 Enchelycore nycturanus Western Indian Ocean 22.3 TL
1941 Enchelycore octaviana Slenderjaw moray Eastern Pacific 91 TL
1846 Enchelycore pardalis Leopard moray eel Indo-Pacific 92 TL
1926 Enchelycore ramosa Mosaic moray Pacific Ocean 150 TL
1853 Enchelycore schismatorhynchus White-margined moray Indo-Pacific 120 TL
2005 Enchelycore tamarae Indian Ocean 22 TL



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