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Echidna nebulosa (Zebra moray; White moray; Starry moray; Starry eel; Snowflake moray; Snowflake eel; Nebulous moray eel; Floral moray; Clouded reef eel; Clouded moray; Clouded eel; Bosch's reef-eel; Bosch's moray; Bosch' moray eel)

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Wikipedia Abstract

The snowflake moray (Echidna nebulosa) also known as the clouded moray among many various vernacular names, is a species of marine fish of the family Muraenidae. It is widespread throughout the Indo-Pacific area from the eastern coast of Africa throughout Micronesia including the Red Sea and Hawaii. The species is also found in the eastern Central Pacific from southern Baja California, Mexico, and from Costa Rica to northern Colombia.
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Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Christmas Island National Park II 21698 Christmas Island, Australia
Pulu Keeling National Park II 6469 Cocos (Keeling) Islands    

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Distribution

Agulhas Current; American Samoa; Arabian Sea; Atlantic Ocean; Atlantic, Southeast; Atulayan Bay; Australia; Bay of Bengal; Calamianes Islands; California Current; Chagos Islands; Christmas Island (Aust.); Clipperton Island; Cocos (Keeling) Islands; Colombia; Comoros; Cook Islands; Coral Sea and GBR; Costa Rica; East Central Australian Shelf; East China Sea; French Polynesia; Great Barrier Reef; Guam; Gulf of Aqaba; Hawaii (USA); Hong Kong; Hsiao-liu-chiu; India; Indian Ocean; Indian Ocean, Eastern; Indian Ocean, Western; Indo-Pacific: Red Sea and East Africa (Ref. 33390) to the Society Islands, north to southern Japan and the Hawaiian Islands, south to Lord Howe Island; throughout Micronesia. Eastern Central Pacific: southern Baja California, Mexico and from Costa Rica; Indo-Pacific: Red Sea and East Africa (Ref. 33390) to the Society Islands, north to southern Japan and the Hawaiian Islands, south to Lord Howe Island; throughout Micronesia. Eastern Central Pacific: southern Baja California, Mexico and from Costa Rica to northern Colombia (Ref. 9324).; Indonesia; Indonesian Sea; Insular Pacific-Hawaiian; Japan; Jordan; Kenya; Kimbe Bay; Kuroshio Current; Lingayen Gulf; Lord Howe Island; Lutao Island; Madagascar; Malaysia; Maldives; Marshall Islands; Mauritius; Mexico; Micronesia,Fed.States of; Milne Bay; Mozambique; Myanmar; Norfolk Island; North Australian Shelf; North Marianas; Northeast Australian Shelf; Northwest Australian Shelf; Ogasawara Islands; Oman; Pacific Central-American Coastal; Pacific Ocean; Pacific, Eastern Central; Pacific, Northwest; Pacific, Southeast; Pacific, Southwest; Pacific, Western Central; Palau; Panama; Papua New Guinea; Peng-hu Island; Philippines; Red Sea; Rodriguez; Ryukyu Islands; Réunion; Samoa; San Miguel Bay; Seychelles; Somali Coastal Current; Somalia; South Africa; South China Sea; Spratly Islands; Sri Lanka; Sulu-Celebes Sea; Tahiti; Taiwan; Tanzania, United Rep. of; Tañon Strait; Thailand; Tonga; Vanuatu; Verde Island Passage; Viet Nam; Yellow Sea;

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