Banded moray

Species information for the Banded moray, in the Eels category.

  1. FAMILY - Mureanidae

    SCIENTIFIC NAME - Echidna Polyzona

    COMMON NAME - Banded Moray (Ringed Moray, Barred Moray)

    SIZE - 22.6" (60 cm)

    RANGE - Indo Pacific

    MIN. AQUARIUM SIZE - 30 US Gal. (114 L)

    FOODS AND FEEDING - Can be difficult to feed, offer live fiddler crabs, feed to satiation 2 times per week, once acclimated offer meaty foods, krill, crustacean flesh, on a feeding stick.

    AQUARIUM SUITABILITY - 5

    REEF COMPATIBILITY - Will eat ornamental crustaceans and small fishes.

    CAPTIVE CARE - Provide live crustaceans, once acclimated to captivity and feeding try switching over to fresh crustacean flesh and fish flesh in strips on a feeding stick. Must have various hiding places. Nonaggressive, can be kept with other morays and fish too large to swallow whole.

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    jhnrb, Mar 2, 2009
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