Scientific Name
Gymnothorax buroensis  
Gymnothorax buroensis伯恩斯裸胸鯙
by: Lab of Fish Ecol. and Evo., BRCAS
Author (Bleeker, 1857) Depth 0 - 25M
Chinese 伯恩斯裸胸鯙 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 鯙科 Economic Fish Yes 
Family F079 Muraenidae Edible Fish Yes  Chinese In Mainland China 伯恩斯裸胸鱔 
Max Length 35 cm  Aquarium Fish Yes  Common Name 錢鰻、薯鰻、虎鰻 
Distribution in World India Ocean to Pan_Pacific Ocean   Distribution in Taiwan South、ShaoLiuChew、LanI Is. 
Habitats Coral、Coastal、Lagoon、Coral&Sand  Holotype Locality Kajeli, Boeroe [Buru Island, Moluccas/Maluku, Indonesia, Selat Manipa/Manipa Strait, Ceram Sea, western Pacific] 
Synonyms Gymnothorax corallinus, Gymnothorax meleagris, Lycodontis buroensis, Muraena buroensis, Muraena corallina   
Reference 臺灣魚類誌 (沈等, 1993);A review of muraenid eels (Family Muraenidae) from Taiwan with descriptions of twelve new records. Zoological studies 33(1):44-64 (Chen, Shao & Chen, 1994)  Bleeker, P. 1857 沈世傑 編 Shih-Chieh Shen ed. 1993 Chen, H.-M., K.-T. Shao etc. 1994 
Specimen List ASIZP0055395. ASIZP0055396. ASIZP0056495. ASIZP0057942. ASIZP0059539. ASIZP0059709. ASIZP0062035. ASIZP0067191. ASIZP0067196. ASIZP0074173. ASIZP0074615. ASIZP0802194. ASIZP0802196. ASIZP0802540. ASIZP0802541. ASIZP0802659. ASIZP0912194. ASIZP0912196. ASIZP0912540. ASIZP0912541. BPBMI22744. FRIP22151. NMMBP04702. NMMSTP00532. NTOU-AE0224. NTOU-AE1914. NTOU-AE2273. NTOU-AE2652. NTOU-AE3796. USNM00312309. USNM00312314. USNM00312315. USNM00312320.  
Common Name Vagrant moray; Buro moray; Buru moray eel; Latticetail moray; Lattice-tail moray 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist     
Characteristic HL 7.1-7.5, DGO 12.7-17.1, TR 2.9-3.2 in TL, Vert 111-120. Body size small, rarely exceeding 33 cm TL. Brownish body, lower jaw and abdomen paler, with several rows of longitudinal dark-brownish dots, whitish interspaces diminish toward the tail tip. Caudal fin margin, yellow-greenish posteriorly. Black-brownish ocular posterior area, supraorbital pores, and median fins.
habitats Occurs in shallow lagoon and seaward reefs. 
Distribution Indo-Pacific: Red Sea and East Africa, north to the Ryukyu and Hawaiian islands; throughout Micronesia. 
Utility Aquarium