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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Anguilliformes
Family: Muraenidae Moray eels
Subfamily: Uropterygiinae
Genus: Scuticaria

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2 species (see list below)

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Photo by Randall, J.E.

Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 90.5 cm TL
Scuticaria okinawae (Jordan & Snyder, 1901)

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Scuticaria okinawae
[Shorttailed snake moray]

Photo by Field, R.

Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 120 cm TL
Scuticaria tigrina (Lesson, 1828)

Photo by Field, R.
 
Scuticaria tigrina
[Tiger reef-eel]
2 Species of Family Muraenidae with Genus Scuticaria
(Moray eels)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1901 Scuticaria okinawae Shorttailed snake moray Indo-Pacific 90.5 TL
1828 Scuticaria tigrina Tiger reef-eel Indo-Pacific 120 TL



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