Gymnothorax verrilli (Jordan & Gilbert, 1883)
White-edged moray
Gymnothorax verrilli
photo by FAO

Family:  Muraenidae (Moray eels), subfamily: Muraeninae
Max. size:  43 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  demersal; depth range - 10 m
Distribution:  Eastern Central Pacific: southern Baja California to Panama.
Biology:  Inhabits sand and mud bottoms until at least 10 m in depth.
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 24 May 2007 Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Garilao, Cristina V. - 04.07.95
Modified by: Bailly, Nicolas - 29.04.09

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