Zebra Moray Eel

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Zebra Moray Eel

This species is known as Zebra Moray Eel, Carpet Eel Blenny, Eared Eel Blenny, Wolf, Green Wolf Eel and the correct latin name is Gymnomuraena zebra. It belongs to the Moray Eel family. (e) Origin of this fish is Indo-Pacific. (e)

Character and suggestions regarding care

This species might become aggressive if kept in inappropriate aquariums. Open areas are necessary for happy life.

Zebra Moray Eel can grow up to 45 cm what is approximately 17 inches. In general, 1 specimen requires at least 5400cm2 of water surface which is approximately 837 square inch. This species will require to be kept in a tank that is very large. (e) Medium aquariums have at least 113 Litres (30 US Gallons). Large aquariums have at least 265 Litres (70 US Gallons). Very large aquariums have at least 700 Litres (185 US Gallons).

It is easy to keep the Zebra Moray Eel fish. (e) The specific gravity (SG) should be between 1,020 and 1,025, the temperature between 23°C (73.4°F) and 26°C (78.8°F). The suggested level of pH (a measure of the acidity/basicity) is between 8.0 and 8.3 which is usual for most marine fish.

Zebra Moray Eel picture no. 1

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Zebra Moray Eel picture no. 3

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