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Pink mud eel


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Pink Mud Eel (Macrotrema caligans) Pasir Ris, 30th December 2009 This carcass of what appears to be a Pink Mud Eel was found by James Koh, who documented this and other dead fishes during a mass mortality event that occurred in December 2009.
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Cantor, T.E. (1849)
Catalogue of Malayan fishes
von Martens, E. (1876)
Die Preussische expedition nach Ost-Asien. Nach amtlichen quellen
Regan, C.T. (1912)
The anatomy and classification of the symbranchoid eels
Herre, A.W.C.T. (1940)
Additions to the fish fauna of Malaya and notes on rare or little known Malayan and Bornean fishes
Kottelat, M. (1989)
Zoogeography of the fishes from Indochinese Inland waters with an annotated check-list
Anonymous (2012)
Pink mud eel
Kottelat, M. (2013)
The Fishes of the Inland Waters of Southeast Asia: A catalogue and core bibliography of the fishes known to occur in freshwaters, mangroves and estuaries
Musikasinthorn, P. (2013)
Lim, K.K.P. (2017)
The mangrove swamp eel, Ophisternon bengalense, in Singapore
Tan, H.H., Lim, K.K.P. and Ng, P.Y.C. (2018)
Recent records of the pink mud-eel in Singapore