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Ariosoma obud  Herre, 1923

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Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) > Anguilliformes (Eels and morays) > Congridae (Conger and garden eels) > Bathymyrinae
Etymology: Ariosoma: Greek, ari = very, strength, superiority + Greek, soma = body (Ref. 45335);  obud: obud which is a Visayan name for eels belonging to Leptocephalidae..   More on author: Herre.

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Marine; demersal.   Tropical, preferred ?

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Western Central Pacific: Philippines.

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Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm

Short description Morphology | Morphometrics

Color pale brownish gray, very much darker dorsally compared to part below lateral line; interspace between eyes blackish; body with minute dark dots, extending to the hyaline fins, where they form indications of a black margin.

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

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Herre, A.W.C.T., 1923. A review of the eels of the Philippine archipelago. Philipp. J. Sci. 23(2):123-236. (Ref. 12748)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)

CITES (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless




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