Reptilia | Squamata
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Reef-associated; depth range 4 - 40 m (Ref. 356). Tropical; 51°N - 53°S (Ref. 356)
Northeast Atlantic, Mediterranean and Indo-West Pacific.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 1,745 cm SVL male/unsexed; (Ref. 2352)
Total length: reaches at least 260 cm (Ref. 801). Minimum depth from Ref. 102785. Inhabits coastal waters. Ovoviviparous. Feeds on fishes (Ref. 801) like eels (Ref. 2352).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
SAUP Database. 2006. (Ref. 356)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 123251)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 22.6 - 29.2, mean 28.2 (based on 1448 cells).