Pelican Eel

Eurypharynx pelecanoides
Scale 7 Diat: carnivore , Hierachy 3
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Eurypharynx pelecanoides has a MOVE of 2. Eurypharynx pelecanoides can live at a maximum depth of 4000 m.

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The pelican eel, or Eurypharynx pelecanoides, is a deep-sea fish rarely seen by humans, though the creatures are occasionally snagged in fishermen’s nets. It is an eel-like fish, the only member of the genus Eurypharynx and the familyEurypharyngidae. It belongs to the order Saccopharyngiformes which is closely related to the true eels in Anguilliformes. It is also sometimes referred to as […] read more