Benthenchelys cartieri Fowler, 1934
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Family:  Ophichthidae (Snake eels), subfamily: Myrophinae
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Environment:  bathypelagic; depth range - 1168 m
Distribution:  Western Central Pacific: Philippines.
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Biology:  Members of the genus Benthenchelys are pelagic (Ref. 39782).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Torres, Armi G. - 23.08.99
Modified by: Kesner-Reyes, Kathleen - 23.01.13

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