Ribbon Eel – Rhinomuraena quaesita

[gotomarine gotomurl=”/marine-biology/eels-marine-biology/” gotomtitle=”Eels” gotomkey=”m”]

Sex can be determined through coloration. Juveniles and sub adults are black with a yellow dorsal fin. Females are yellow with a black anal fin, eventually becoming entirely yellow as they mature. Males are electric blue but can be black or yellow.

[nggallery id=3]

Moray Eels – Muraenidae

[nggallery id=90]

Snake Eels – Ophichthidae

[nggallery id=89]