Greyface Moray, Gymnothorax thyrsoideus (Richardson 1845)

Other Names: Freckled Moray, Freckled Reef Eel, Freckled Reef-eel, White-eyed Moray

A Greyface Moray, Gymnothorax thrysoideus, and a Green Moray, Gymnothorax prasinus, sharing a crevice at Green Island, South West Rocks, New SouthWales. Source: Richard Ling / Flickr. License: CC BY Attribution-Noncommercial-ShareAlike

A pale brownish mottled moray with a grey head and white iris.

Video of a Greyface Moray

Cite this page as:
Dianne J. Bray, Gymnothorax thyrsoideus in Fishes of Australia, accessed 21 Jun 2024,

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CAAB Code:37060010

Depth:1-80 m

Max Size:66 cm TL

Max Size:Reef associated

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