Biblio Entry Summary for Muraena helena
Citation Böhlke, E.B. and J.E. McCosker, 2001, The moray eels of Australia and New Zealand, with description of two new species (Anguilliformes: Muraenidae).. Rec. Aust. Mus. 53(1):71-102.
Ref. 41234 Böhlke, E.B. and J.E. McCosker, 2001
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Named Used as Valid Muraena helena
Quote Muraena helena australiae appears in the caption for pl. 49 following Richardson’s description of Muraena helena from Gibraltar; measurements are presented for the specimen from Australia (which agree with the designated holotype), and for a 30 inch specimen from Gibraltar. Counts,proportions, dentition, and vertebral counts are typical for M. helena from the eastern Atlantic and Mediterranean. The locality of Australia is considered to be erroneous.
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