Spotted in rockpools in Uvongo

Discussion in 'Diving, Collecting and Environmental Discussions' started by Garethmur, 23 Jan 2012.

  1. Garethmur

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    Howzit,
    Was walking the rocks in uvongo and found this lil fella, what sort of eel might he be?

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    looks like a honeycomb from the top
     
  4. AfricaOffroad

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    Wow, that's really a small specimen.
    Will make a great predator tank addition - big system (>600L)
     
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    I Also think its a tiny Honeycomb. But then again a full side pic would be beter.
     
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    Here is a short clip...

     
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    I'm going to go with Snowflake Eel (Echidna nebulosa)

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    Yup going with snow flake eel as well!!
     
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    Whiteish face = Snowflake - Echidna nebulosa, uniform body and head pattern = Honeycomb - Gymnothorax favagineus.


    Looks to have a whitish face so it's a snowflake, close-up/in focus pic will confirm.
     
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