Uropterygius genie Randall & Golani, 1995
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Family:  Muraenidae (Moray eels), subfamily: Uropterygiinae
Max. size:  17.8 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  demersal; depth range 0 - 18 m
Distribution:  Western Indian Ocean: Red Sea.
IUCN Red List Status: Data deficient (DD); Date assessed: 18 August 2011 Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans:  harmless
Country info:  Museum: Sinai Peninsula, Ras Muhammad, HUJ 5863 (holotype, 17.8 cm TL, male). Gulf of Aqaba, bay at El Hameira, USNM 312814 (paratype) (Ref. 10713).

Entered by: Capuli, Estelita Emily - 23.04.98

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