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World Encyclopedia

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Marine and freshwater fish found worldwide in shallow temperate and tropical waters. Eels have snake-like bodies, dorsal and anal fins ...

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A Dictionary of Celtic Mythology

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[MidE ele]. ...

The snake-like marine or freshwater fish (order Anguilliformes or Apodes) does not play as important a

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M. V. Angel

The Oxford Companion to Ships and the Sea (2 ed.)

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2007
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History, Social sciences
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belong to the Anguilliformes, an order of fishes with nineteen families that typically have snakelike bodies and a serpentine mode of moving. Most marine eels live on the seabed, but there ... More

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