Dark-shouldered snake eel
Ophichthus cephalozonais commonly referred to as Dark-shouldered snake eel. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 8879 AphiaID: 271946 Scientific: Ophichthus cephalozona German: Schlangenaal English: Dark-shouldered Snake Eel Category: Snake Eels Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Anguilliformes (Order) > Ophichthidae (Family) > Ophichthus (Genus) > cephalozona (Species) Initial determination: Bleeker, 1864 Occurrence: , Hong Kong Ambon, Ashmore and Cartier Islands, Australia, Bali, Cebu ((Philippines), China, French Polynesia, Guam, Indonesia, Japan, Lembeh Strait, Lesser Sunda Islands, Malaysia, Marschall Islands, Micronesia, Moluccas, New Caledonia, Northern Mariana Islands, Northern Territory (Australia), Palau, Papua, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Queensland (Australia), Sulawesi, Taiwan, Thailand, the Society Islands, Tonga Sea depth: 1 - 30 Meter Size: up to 45.28" (115 cm) Temperature: 82.4 °F - 84.2 °F (28°C - 29°C) Food: Crabs, Crustaceans, Edible crab, Fish (little fishes), Mantis shrimps, Predatory, Schrimps, Sepia Difficulty: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully Offspring: Not available as offspring Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Not evaluated (NE) Related species at Catalog of Life:
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Created: 2015-10-24 19:51:36
Last edit: 2019-11-19 16:07:27
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Anguilliformes (Order) > Ophichthidae (Family) > Ophichthinae (Subfamily) > Ophichthus (Genus) > Ophichthus cephalozona (Species)
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