electric eel

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  • noun

Synonyms for electric eel

eel-shaped freshwater fish of South America having electric organs in its body

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Anostomidae Leporinus friderici Electrophoridae Electrophorus electricus Curimatidae Semaprochilodus varii Sternopygidae Sternopygus macrurus Anostomidae Leporinus fasciatus Loricariidae Pseudoancistrus barbatus Sciaenidae Pachypops furcraeus Characidae Brycon falcatus Anostomidae Leporinus lebaili (cf.
Acetylcholinesterase (AchE) was purified from the electric eel Electrophorus electricus by affinity chromatography [16].