Echelus myrus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Goren, Menachem & Galil, Bella S., 2015, A checklist of the deep sea fishes of the Levant Sea, Mediterranean Sea, Zootaxa 3994 (4), pp. 507-530: 521-522

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http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3994.4.2

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scientific name

Echelus myrus (Linnaeus, 1758)
status

 

Echelus myrus (Linnaeus, 1758) 

Muraena myrus Linnaeus, 1758: 245  . Type locality: Mediterranean Sea. Echelus myrus, Gilat & Gelman, 1984: 259  , 260, 263.

Comment. According to Froese & Pauly (2014) E. myrus  is found in the eastern Atlantic and Mediterranean, at a depth range of 3– 12 m. Off Israel it was found a depth of 120 m ( TAUAbout TAU P 14149View Materials). Gilat & Gelman (1984) reported the species from 1080–1490 m. Since no voucher specimens exist, we have no way of confirming their identification.

TAU

Tel-Aviv University

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Actinopterygii

Order

Anguilliformes

Family

Ophichthidae

Genus

Echelus

Loc

Echelus myrus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Goren, Menachem & Galil, Bella S. 2015

2015
Loc

Muraena myrus

Gilat 1984: 259