Herpetoichthys fossatus

Herpetoichthys fossatus, the Mustachioed snake-eel, is a species of eel in the family Ophichthidae. It is the only member of its genus. It is found in the Gulf of California.

Herpetoichthys fossatus
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Herpetoichthys

Kaup, 1856
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H. fossatus
Binomial name
Herpetoichthys fossatus
(G. S. Myers & Wade, 1941)

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