Fimbriated moray

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Fimbriated moray
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Anguilliformes
Family: Muraenidae
Genus: Gymnothorax
Species: G. fimbriatus
Binomial name
Gymnothorax fimbriatus
(E. T. Bennett, 1832)

The fimbriated moray (Gymnothorax fimbriatus) is a moray eel of the family Muraenidae, found in the Indo-Pacific oceans, around reefs, harbours and small caves, at depths down to 45 meters. It is pale green-yellow in color with black spots on its face and can reach a maximum length of 80 cm. It feeds mainly on small fish.