Echidna nebulosa (Ahl 1789)

Andréfouët, Serge, Chen, Wei-Jen, Kinch, Jeff, Mana, Ralph, Russell, Barry C., Tully, Dean & White, William T., 2019, Checklist of the marine and estuarine fishes of New Ireland Province, Papua New Guinea, western Pacific Ocean, with 810 new records, Zootaxa 4588 (1), pp. 1-360: 50

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4588.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:C7390B16-569F-46A2-A823-0018E1934873

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/1577035E-8035-FF95-EDFC-C97A1B6A0EA9

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Echidna nebulosa (Ahl 1789)
status

 

Echidna nebulosa (Ahl 1789)  — Snowflake moray

Status at New Ireland. First recorded from New Ireland by Duncker & Mohr (1929: 81), based on ZMH 16484View Materials.

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 0.—General distribution: Red Sea, East and South Africa east to Panama, north to Ryukyu and Ogasawara islands, Johnston Atoll and Hawaiian Islands, south to Western Australia at 22°42'S and New Caledonia. Found on the reef flat and in coral reefs, often resting during the day under pieces of dead coral, 0–48 m depth. Marine.