Pisodonophis semicinctus

The Pisodonophis semicinctus lives in the demersal, brackish, marine, depth range 10 - 30 m environment.

Pisodonophis semicinctus (Richardson 1848) (Plate 3Y) This distinctive snake eel was originally described as Ophisurus semicinctus Richardson 1848. More

eel Pisodonophis semicinctus (Richardson, 1848) in Italian waters (Osteichthyes, Ophichthidae). Atti della Societ More

Pisodonophis semicinctus recorded for the first time from Bay of Biscay and the Atlantic European waters, Lamprogrammus niger recorded for the first time from North-eastern Atlantic and Linophryne lucifera recorded for the first time from North-west Ireland. More

Common names

Cobra-malhada in Portuguese (Português)
Diani guetj in Wolof (Wollof)
Livila in Vili
Serp tacada in Catalan (Català)
Serpenton à selles in French (français)
Sîk in Wolof (Wollof)
半环豆齿鳗 in Mandarin Chinese
半環豆齒鰻 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Anguilliformes
Family : Ophichthidae
Genus : Pisodonophis
Species : Pisodonophis semicinctus
Authority : Richardson, 1848