Anzeige
Fauna Marin GmbH Aqua Medic aquariOOm.com All for Reef Tropic Marin Tropic Marin Professionell Lab

Gymnothorax meleagris

Gymnothorax meleagrisis commonly referred to as Turkey Moray - White-mouth Moray, Whitemouth moray. Difficulty in the aquarium: Not suitable for home aquaria!. Toxicity: Has a poison harmful to health.


Profilbild Urheber Jean-Marie Gradot, La Reunion

Gymnothorax meleagris,Murène ponctuée,Turkey moray,2021


Courtesy of the author Jean-Marie Gradot, La Reunion Please visit www.flickr.com for more information.

Uploaded by Muelly.

Image detail


Profile

lexID:
2753 
AphiaID:
217503 
Scientific:
Gymnothorax meleagris 
German:
Perlenmuräne, Weißmaul-Muräne 
English:
Turkey Moray - White-mouth Moray, Whitemouth Moray 
Category:
Muræner 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Anguilliformes (Order) > Muraenidae (Family) > Gymnothorax (Genus) > meleagris (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Shaw, ), 1795 
Sea depth:
1 - 51 Meter 
Size:
bis zu 120cm 
Temperature:
23°C - 27°C 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for home aquaria! 
Offspring:
Not available as offspring 
Toxicity:
Has a poison harmful to health 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Red List:
Least concern (LC)  
Related species at
Catalog of Life
:
 
Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2020-01-30 09:47:04 

Toxicity

This is a general hint!
Gymnothorax meleagris has a harmful toxin.
As a rule, animals with a harmful poison do not pose any danger in normal Aquarieaner everyday life. Read the following husbandry information and comments from aquarists who already keep Gymnothorax meleagris in their aquarium to get a better picture about the possible danger. However, please be careful when using Gymnothorax meleagris. Every human reacts differently to poisons.
If you suspect that you have come into contact with the poison, please contact your doctor or the poison emergency call.
The phone number of the poison emergency call can be found here:
[overview_and_url_DE]
Overview Worldwide: eapcct.org

Info

(Shaw, 1795)

Synonyms:
Gymnothorax chlorostigma (Kaup, 1856)
Lycodontis meleagris (Shaw, 1795)
Muraena chlorostigma (Kaup, 1856)
Muraena meleagris Shaw, 1795
Thyrsoidea chlorostigma Kaup, 1856

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Anguilliformes (Order) > Muraenidae (Family) > Muraeninae (Subfamily) > Gymnothorax (Genus) > Gymnothorax meleagris (Species)

External links

  1. FishBase (multi). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.

Pictures

Commonly

Gymnothorax meleagris,Murène ponctuée,Turkey moray,2021
1
Copyright zsispeo
1
Copyright Dr. Paddy Ryan
1
Copyright Wolfram Sander, Kona, USA
1
Copyright Wolfram Sander, Maui, Hawaii
1
Copyright Wolfram Sander, Heron Island, Australien
1
copyright J.E. Randall, Honolulu, Hawaii
1
copyright J.E. Randall, Honolulu, Hawaii
1
Gymnothorax meleagris;Malediven; Eriyadu
1
Gymnothorax meleagris - Weißmaul-Muräne - White-mouth Moray - MLE - Thudufushi - Mama Giri
1

Husbandry know-how of owners

0 husbandary tips from our users available
Show all and discuss