Gymnothorax funebris, green moray eels, can be found in the western Atlantic Ocean, including the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean Sea. Typically, these moray eels range as far north as New Jersey and as far south as Brazil...
The green moray (Gymnothorax funebris) is a moray eel of the family Muraenidae
, found in the western Atlantic from New Jersey, Bermuda, and the northern ...
The green moray is actually brown! The yellow tint of the mucus that covers its
body, in combination with the drab background color, gives the fish its namesake
Find out what's known about Green Moray Eels, Gymnothorax funebris,
Actinopterygii, Anguilliformes, Muraenidae, including their world range and
Habitat & Range: Green Morays
are found throughout the Eastern Atlantic Ocean in the area between New Jersey, Bermuda, and Brazil, including the Gulf of Mexico. Lifespan: Not much is known about the lifespan of Green Morays
, however it is thought to be between 8 and 30... More »
Also called green cong, green conger, green congo, green eel and olive-green
eel, the green moray eel is named for its dark green to brown color. However, its
Common names in English-speaking countries are green moray, black moray,
green cong, green conger, green congo, green eel, and olive-green moray eel.
The Green Moray Eel's body is compressed. The largest recorded was 8 feet long
and 65 pounds! The Green Moray is actually Brown! It is very muscular.
Gymnothorax funebris, green moray eels, can be found in the western Atlantic ...
Green morays live in rocky, intertidal areas, coral reefs, mangroves, tidal creeks,
Moray eel is the largest type of eel. There are 200 different species of moray eel
found in fresh, marine and brackish waters. Moray eels prefer warmer water and