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Electric eel

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The electric eel (Electrophorus electricus) is an electric fish, and the only species in that genus. Despite the name, it is not an eel, but rather a knifefish.

Electric Eels, Electric Eel Pictures, Electric Eel Facts - National ...

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Learn all you wanted to know about electric eels with pictures, videos, photos, facts, and news from National Geographic.

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Sep 2, 2015 ... Electric eels control their prey WITHOUT touching it: Creatures send shock waves to manipulate their target's muscles Electric eels use ...

Electric Eel (Electrophorus Electricus) - Animals - A-Z Animals ...

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Electric Eels are found in the waters of South America, and are capable of generating a 500volt electric shock through 28ft of still water. The shock that the ...

Electric eels curl up to deliver double strength shocks | Science | The ...

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Oct 28, 2015 ... The electric eel Electrophorus electricus. Curling behaviour amplifies the eel's electrical discharges, enabling it to deliver double strength ...

The shocking predatory strike of the electric eel | Science

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Abstract. Electric eels can incapacitate prey with an electric discharge, but the mechanism of the eel's attack is unknown. Through a series of experiments, I show ...

The shocking electric eel! | Science News for Students

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Jun 2, 2016 ... Sparky was an electric eel, a snake-like fish that can deliver incredibly strong electric shocks. It was sleek and dark gray, about 1.5 meters (5 ...

Can electric eels kill you? | HowStuffWorks

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Electric eels can shock and kill animals in surrounding waters, but could they take down a human? Find out if electric eels can kill you.

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Electrophorus electricus (Electric eel) - IUCN Red List

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Occasionally they are eaten by locals of the Amazon area. Although there is no commercial value, the electric eel has been a constant source of study for many ...

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National Aquarium | Electric Eel

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Electrophorus electricus—everything about this fish's scientific name says high voltage! So, it's no surprise that of the fishes able to generate an electrical ...

Electric eels leap from water in shock video : Nature News & Comment

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Jun 6, 2016 ... This must be one of the more bizarre videos to accompany a scientific paper this year: an electric eel leaping out of a tank to shock a fake ...

ADW: Electrophorus electricus: INFORMATION

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Electric eels are not really eels, they are actually ostariophysians, but have a strong physical resemblance to true eels. The body is long and snake-like, lacking ...