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Gymnothorax funebris Ranzani, 1839
Green Moray Eel
Green Moray Eel (Gymnothorax funebris) on the Belize Barrier Reef, Ambergris Caye, Belize.
The green moray is an eel of the family Muraenidae, found in the western Atlantic from New Jersey, Bermuda, and the northern Gulf of Mexico to Brazil, at depths down to 40 m. Its length is up to 2.5 m.