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Starry moray

Echidna nebulosa


Body white to yellowish background, with black and yellow spots. Yellow eyes. Max. length 0,70 metres.


On rocky reef or in sand near reefs, from 18 to 36 metres. Lives by day in holes, normally feeds at night on crabs. Very shy. In Eastern Pacific found from Baja California to Colombia

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Puntarenas, Costa Rica

Spotted on Feb 26, 2011
Submitted on Jan 14, 2012

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