Florent's Guide To The

Hawaii Reefs

Freckled Snake Eel
Freckled Snake Eel
Scientific Name: Callechelys lutea
Family: Ophichthidae
Category: Snake Eels
Size: Up to 3 ft (1 m)  
Depth: 10-60 ft. (3-18 m)
Distribution: Hawaii (Endemic)
Note: Looks similar to C. marmorata, the Marbled Snake Eel, found in the Indo-Pacific


Freckled Snake Eel



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