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Electrophorus electricus (Electric Eel) is a species of bony fishes in the family nakedback knifefishes. They are associated with freshwater habitat. They are native to The Neotropics. They are solitary, nocturnal carnivores. Individuals can grow to 250 cm. They have sexual reproduction. They have parental care (paternal care).

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GO_0019953
  • Definition: Capable of creating a new organism by combining the genetic material of two gametes, which may come from two parent organisms or from a single organism, in the case of self-fertilizing hermaphrodites.
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EOL has data for 28 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Electric eel. View this species on GBIF