Reptilia | Squamata
Greer, A.E. 2006. (Ref. 78637)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 82.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 78637); 74 cm TL (female)
Benthopelagic; depth range 0 - 20 m (Ref. 356)
Climate / Range
Tropical; 41°N - 58°S (Ref. 356)
Indo-West Pacific and the Mediterranean.
Typically inhabits shallow waters, in seagrass beds and muddy bottoms. Forages on eels (Ref. 98471).
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)
CITES status (Ref. 94142)
Threat to humans
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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models
Moderate to high vulnerability (53 of 100)