Muraena helena, Mediterranean moray

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Muraena helena Linnaeus, 1758

Mediterranean moray
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> Anguilliformes (Eels and morays) > Muraenidae (Moray eels) > Muraeninae
Etymology: Muraena: Latin, muraena = morey eel (Ref. 45335).
More on author: Linnaeus.

Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range Ecologia

Distribuzione Stati | Aree FAO | Ecosystems | Presenze | Point map | Introduzioni | Faunafri

Size / Peso / Age

Maturity: Lm 75.5, range 69 - ? cm

Biologia     Glossario (es. epibenthic)

Life cycle and mating behavior Maturità | Riproduzione | Deposizione | Uova | Fecundity | Larve

Migrate to offshore waters to spawn (Ref. 98745).

Main reference Upload your references | Bibliografia | Coordinatore | Collaboratori

Smith, D.G. and E.B. Böhlke, 1990. Muraenidae. p. 136-148. In J.C. Quero, J.C. Hureau, C. Karrer, A. Post and L. Saldanha (eds.) Check-list of the fishes of the eastern tropical Atlantic (CLOFETA). JNICT, Lisbon; SEI, Paris; and UNESCO, Paris. Vol. 1. (Ref. 4450)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 125652)


CITES

Not Evaluated

CMS (Ref. 116361)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans






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Preferred temperature (Ref. 123201): 13.1 - 16.2, mean 14.4 °C (based on 181 cells).
Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82804):  PD50 = 0.5010   [Uniqueness, from 0.5 = low to 2.0 = high].
Bayesian length-weight: a=0.00056 (0.00048 - 0.00066), b=3.27 (3.23 - 3.31), in cm total length, based on LWR estimates for this species (Ref. 93245).
Trophic level (Ref. 69278):  4.2   ±0.61 se; based on food items.
Resilienza (Ref. 120179):  Molto basso, tempo minimo di raddoppiamento della popolazione più di 14 anni (tmax=38.1; tm=7.1; K=0.078).
Nutrients (Ref. 124155):  Calcium = 15 [8, 28] mg/100g ; Iron = 0.576 [0.350, 0.993] mg/100g ; Protein = 20.3 [18.1, 22.6] % ; Omega3 = 0.181 [0.081, 0.483] g/100g ; Selenium = 26.3 [12.9, 50.2] μg/100g ; VitaminA = 56 [14, 198] μg/100g ; Zinc = 0.549 [0.361, 0.851] mg/100g (wet weight);