Scientific Name
Ophichthus machidai
Ophichthus machidai町田氏蛇鰻
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Author McCosker, Ide & Endo, 2012 Depth 40 - 80M
Chinese 町田氏蛇鰻 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 蛇鰻科 Economic Fish No 
Family F081 Ophichthidae Edible Fish No  Chinese In Mainland China 町田氏蛇鰻 
Max Length 67.2 cmTL  Aquarium Fish No  Common Name 鰻仔、硬骨篡、篡仔、硬骨仔 
Distribution in World North West Pacific Ocean   Distribution in Taiwan South West、North East 
Habitats Benthos、Coastal  Holotype Locality West of Tosa Bay, Saga fish market, Kuroshio-chu, Kochi Prefecture, Japan 
Reference 1. McCosker, J. E., S. Ide and H. Endo (2012) Three new species of ophichthid eels (Anguilliformes: Ophichthidae) from Japan. Bulletin of the National Museum of Nature and Science (Ser. A) Supplement No. 6: 1-16;2. Ho, H. C., D. G. Smith, J. E. McCosker, Y. Hibino, K. H. Loh, K. A. Tighe and K. T. Shao (2015) Annotated checklist of eels (orders Anguilliformes and Saccopharyngiformes) from Taiwan. Zootaxa 4060 (no. 1): 140-189. 
Specimen List ASIZP0060018. ASIZP0062397. ASIZP0806574.  
Common Name Machida's snake eel 
Redlist Status Not in IUCN Redlist