Xenoconger is a genus of eels in the family the family Chlopsidae (false morays). It contains the single species Xenoconger fryeri (Fryer's false moray). This species was described by Charles Tate Regan in 1912. It is a tropical, marine eel which is known solely from Assumption Island, in the Indian Ocean. It is known to dwell at a depth range of 1 to 5 metres (3.3 to 16.4 ft), and inhabit benthic rock crevices. Males are known to reach a total length of 20.5 centimetres (8.1 in).
- Common names of Xenoconger fryeri at www.fishbase.org.
- Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2011). "Xenoconger fryeri" in FishBase. June 2011 version.
- Regan, C. T. 1912 (Sept.) [ref. 3643] New fishes from Aldabra and Assumption, collected by Mr. J. C. F. Fryer. The Transactions of the Linnean Society of London. Second Series. Zoology v. 15 (pt 2, no. 18): 301-302.
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