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eels of Easter Island, with a description of a new moray

John E. Randall

eels of Easter Island, with a description of a new moray

by John E. Randall

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Published by Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County in Los Angeles .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Easter Island.
    • Subjects:
    • Eels.,
    • Gymnothorax bathyphilus.,
    • Fishes -- Easter Island.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 30-32.

      Statementby John E. Randall and John E. McCosker.
      SeriesContributions in science ;, no. 264
      ContributionsMcCosker, John E., joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQ11 .L52 no. 264, QL637.9.A5 .L52 no. 264
      The Physical Object
      Pagination32 p. :
      Number of Pages32
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4595151M
      LC Control Number77357618

      Randall, J. E. i J. E. McCosker, The eels of Easter Island with a description of a new moray. Contributions in Science (Los Angeles) Núm. Randall, J. E. i R. Meléndez C., A new sole of the genus Aseraggodes from Easter Island and Lord Howe Island, with comments on the validity of Aseraggodes ramsaii. Occasional Papers. Petroglyphs depicting sea creatures on Easter Island take various forms. Marine creatures include recoqnizable sea forms such as fish and turtles, but also those more difficult to place. The majority are from Easter Island's north coast and rock art motifs include fish, tuna, swordfish, needlefish, shark, whale, dolphin, eel and crab.

        After we booked our tickets to Easter Island, I searched Tripadvisor for the best Easter Island book or travel guide. The Complete Guide by Shawn McLaughlin was highly recommended by everyone. Unfortunately, it’s not easy to find this book at a budget price. I bought a used copy of the first edition and can’t recommend it enough.   (The Polynesians are also credited with building Nan Madol on the island of Pohnpei in Micronesia, another megalithic site perhaps as mind-boggling as Easter Island.) Then what happened on Easter Island becomes a rather muddy affair, because the inhabitants suddenly – or so it appears – stopped building the statues in the late s or s:

      The Biodiversity Heritage Library works collaboratively to make biodiversity literature openly available to the world as part of a global biodiversity community. A review of the Labrid Fishes of the genus Paracheilinus with description of two new species from the Western Indian Ocean. View Metadata The eels of Easter Island with a. Paulin, C., A. Stewart, C. Roberts and P. McMillan, New Zealand fish: a complete guide. National Museum of New Zealand Miscellaneous Series No. p.


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Eels of Easter Island, with a description of a new moray by John E. Randall Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Studies in Ichthyology No. Records of the Australian Museum 22(1): figs (described as a new species Fimbrinares mosaica) PDF Open Access.

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Los Angeles County Mus., Contrib. in Sci., no. 32 pp. Randall, J. and C. Robins. ^^canfhen- chelys spinicauda Norman, a valid West Indian species of the snake-eel genus Ophicbtbus.

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A New Moray Eel (Muraenidae: Gymnothorax) from Oceanic Islands ofthe South Pacific. ROBERT J. LAVENBERo2 ABSTRACT: A new moray of the genus Gymnothorax is illustrated and described from 69 individuals taken from oceanic islands and atolls in the subtropical South Pacific Ocean.

Itdiffers from all other Gymnothorax except the Atlantic G. bacalladoi in having a single branchial pore. The new. VERTEBRAL COUNTS OF 26 PACIFIC MORAY SPECIES.

Catalogue Number Location N Range x SE Anarchias galapagensis of eel larvae. RANDALL, J. E., AND J. MCCOSKER. The eels of Easter Island with a description of a new moray.

Los Angeles Co. Mus., Contrib. Sci. KIM MCCLENEGHAN, California Department of Fish and Game, a new species, and the first records of three moray eels and a snake eel previously unknown from New Zealand waters.

These fishes were collected as by-catch of commercial bottom drop-lining, research vessel sampling, or scuba sampling. Francis () listed, without supporting data, the first records of the moray Gymnothorax eurostus and the snake eel Myrichthys maculosus from the Kermadec Islands.

Large Moray eel. The Moray eel, found mainly in tropical or temperate marine environments, can grow to approx 80 lbs.

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Records of the Australian Museum figs Böhlke, E.B., McCosker, J.E. & Smith, D.G. After working out new Eel Animations I updated the old eel, this should also fix all the shading. Contents: Tormiro tree Moai Statue Easter Island Spiny Lobster Easter Island Butterflyfish Easter Island Moray Nasca Bigeye Halfbarred Wrasse Feminus Wrasse Rapa Nui Damselfish Crosshatch Triggerfish Hotumatua's Angelfish DeBuen's Coris Brown Chub.

Easter Island, or Rapa Nui, in the Polynesian language, is a small remote island a few thousand miles west of South of the most interesting features of this island is its giant monolithic statues named moai.

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New species, eastern Pacific, Pisces: Muraenidae, moray eel. The moray eel fauna of the Pacific coast of Costa Rica is abundant and diverse. To date, 19 valid species of morays have been recorded from nearshore rocky habitats and another two species by trawling in deeper waters over soft substrata.

Nine of these eels, including the two deep Cited by: 8. Longer titles found: Leopard moray eel, Blotch-necked moray eel, Drab moray eel, Elegant moray eel, Abbott's moray eel, Y-patterned moray eel, Easter Island moray eel, Greyface moray eel, Purplemouth moray eel, Lichen moray eel, Dark moray eel, Panamic green moray eel, Short-tooth moray eel, White-spotted moray eel, Lesser moray.Notes on the snake eels of the genera Apterichtus and Ichthyapus (Anguilliformes: Ophichthidae) of the Central and South Pacific, with the description of a new species January Zootaxa (Book Description: Easter Island (Rapanui) is the most remote inhabited island in the Pacific Ocean and the easternmost in Oceania.

Shore Fishes of Easter Islandputs all of these fishes in one beautifully illustrated book with introductory chapters (Historical Review, Zoogeography, Marine Conservation, Moray eels have a very elongate.