Echidna catenatais commonly referred to as Chain Moray, Chain Moray Eel, Little Banded Eel. Difficulty in the aquarium:
Only for advanced aquarists. A aquarium size of at least 1000 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
Profile lexID: 1944 AphiaID: 278676 Scientific: Echidna catenata German: Kettenmuräne English: Chain Moray, Chain Moray Eel, Little Banded Eel Category: Muræner Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Anguilliformes (Order) > Muraenidae (Family) > Echidna (Genus) > catenata (Species) Initial determination: (Bloch, ), 1795 Sea depth: 1 - 12 Meter Size: bis zu 165cm Temperature: 22°C - 26°C Tank: ~ 1000 Liter Difficulty: Only for advanced aquarists Offspring: Not available as offspring Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Least concern (LC) Related species at: Catalog of Life
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Created: 2006-06-04 14:10:30
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A benthic and solitary species found commonly on reefs and rocky shore areas. Feeds on small fishes and crustaceans
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