Common name of Muraena helena
Common name Murène
Language French
Type Vernacular
Official trade name No
Rank 2 - (Preferred common name (unique))
Country France
Ref. Kotlyar, A.N., 1984
Life stage juveniles and adults
Sex females and males
Core other fish
1st modifier
2nd modifier
Remarks 'murène', i.e., moray; 'moray' from Latin 'muraena' and Greek 'myraina', i.e., a fish of which the ancients were very fond. Name also cited in Ref. 27000.
Entered by Palomares, Analyn D.
Modified by Busson, Frédéric
Checked by Busson, Frédéric
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