Uropterygius xanthopterus, Freckleface reef-eel

Uropterygius xanthopterus Bleeker, 1859

Freckleface reef-eel
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> Anguilliformes (Eels and morays) > Muraenidae (Moray eels) > Uropterygiinae
Etymology: Uropterygius: Greek, oura = tail + Greek pterygion = little wing. Fin (Ref. 45335).  More on author: Bleeker.

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

; marino asociado a arrecife; rango de profundidad 5 - 56 m (Ref. 1602), usually - m (Ref. ).   Tropical; 0°C - ; 16°N - 18°S

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Indo-Pacific: East Africa to the Line, Marquesan, and Society islands, north to the Mariana (Ref. 33390) and Marshall islands.

Tamaño / Peso / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Max length : 62.0 cm TL macho / no sexado; (Ref. 54980)

Short description Morfología | Morfometría

Vértebra: 120 - 121. Mottled brown with prominent white specks especially on the head (Ref. 3257).

Biología     Glosario (por ej. epibenthic)

Found in crevices of shallow reefs, as well as drop-offs (Ref. 1602). Minimum depth reported taken from Ref. 30874.

Life cycle and mating behavior Madurez | Reproducción | Puesta | Huevos | Fecundidad | Larva

Main reference Upload your references | Referencias | Coordinador | Colaboradores

Myers, R.F., 1991. Micronesian reef fishes. Second Ed. Coral Graphics, Barrigada, Guam. 298 p. (Ref. 1602)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 124695)

  Least Concern (LC) ; Date assessed: 18 August 2011

CITES

Not Evaluated

CMS (Ref. 116361)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless





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Fecundidad
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AFORO (otoliths) | Aquatic Commons | BHL | Cloffa | BOLDSystems | Websites from users | Check FishWatcher | CISTI | Catalog of Fishes: Género, Especie | DiscoverLife | ECOTOX | FAO - Publication: search | Faunafri | Fishipedia | Fishtrace | GenBank: genome, nucleotide | GloBI | Google Books | Google Scholar | Google | IGFA World Record | MitoFish | Otolith Atlas of Taiwan Fishes | PubMed | Reef Life Survey | Socotra Atlas | Árbol de la vida | Wikipedia: Go, búsqueda | World Records Freshwater Fishing | Zoobank | Expediente Zoológico

Estimates based on models

Preferred temperature (Ref. 115969): 26.7 - 28.9, mean 28 °C (based on 244 cells).
Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82805):  PD50 = 0.5000   [Uniqueness, from 0.5 = low to 2.0 = high].
Bayesian length-weight: a=0.00071 (0.00034 - 0.00147), b=3.12 (2.93 - 3.31), in cm total length, based on LWR estimates for this (Sub)family-body shape (Ref. 93245).
Nivel trófico (Ref. 69278):  3.5   ±0.60 se; based on food items.
Resiliencia (Ref. 120179):  Medio, población duplicada en un tiempo mínimo de 1.4-4.4 años (Preliminary K or Fecundity.).
Vulnerability (Ref. 59153):  Moderate to high vulnerability (50 of 100) .
Nutrients (Ref. 124155):  Calcium = 44.3 [26.3, 73.9] mg/100g ; Iron = 0.477 [0.288, 0.773] mg/100g ; Protein = 19.5 [17.3, 21.8] % ; Omega3 = 0.122 [0.058, 0.310] g/100g ; Selenium = 45.6 [26.1, 83.2] μg/100g ; VitaminA = 57.4 [16.6, 184.1] μg/100g ; Zinc = 1.11 [0.78, 1.54] mg/100g (wet weight);