Chainlink moray

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

  1. FAMILY - Mureanidae

    SCIENTIFIC NAME - Echiudna Catenata

    COMMON NAME - Chainlink Moray (Chain Moray)

    SIZE - 28" (71 cm)

    RANGE - Tropical Atlantic

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

    FOODS AND FEEDING - May need to present live foods to acclimate, thereafter, offer fresh or frozen fish, crustacean flesh, drill using a feeding stick. Feed 2 times a week to satiation.


    REEF COMPATIBILITY - Will eat ornamental crustaceans and fish tankmates

    CAPTIVE CARE - Will readily adjust to captivity. May require live crustacean foods to initiate feeding, some individuals will accept pieces of fresh shrimp on a feeding stick, grass shrimp and small fiddler crabs may also be needed for acclimation, once settled it usually will eat most meaty foods, provide plenty of hiding places.

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    Last edited by a moderator: Feb 4, 2014
    jhnrb, Mar 2, 2009