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  • Genera: Muraena, Gymnotus, Trichiurus, Anarrhichas, Ammodytes, Ophidium, Stromateus, Xiphias.
  • ELECTRIC EEL (Gymnotus electricus), a member of the family of fishes known as Gymnotidae.
  • They resemble the latter in the elongation of the body, the large number of vertebrae (240 in Gymnotus), and the absence of pelvic fins; but they differ in all the more important characters of internal structure.
  • Gymnotus is the only genus of - the family which possesses electric organs.
  • The maximum shock is given when the head and tail of the Gymnotus are in contact with different points in the surface of some other animal.
 

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