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Class: Actinopteri
Order: Anguilliformes
Family: Muraenidae Moray eels
Subfamily: Muraeninae
Genus: Diaphenchelys

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Max. Length 50.3 cm TL

 
Diaphenchelys dalmatian
[Dalmatian moray eel]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 46.5 cm TL
Diaphenchelys pelonates McCosker & Randall, 2007

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Diaphenchelys pelonates
[Mud-dwelling moray]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Diaphenchelys dalmatian Dalmatian moray eel Eastern Indian Ocean to W 50.3 TL 2017
Diaphenchelys pelonates Mud-dwelling moray Western Pacific 46.5 TL 2007



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