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Definition of congo eel

congo eel
Eelpout Eel"pout`, n. [AS. ?lepute.] (Zo["o]l.) (a) A European fish (Zoarces viviparus), remarkable for producing living young; -- called also greenbone, guffer, bard, and Maroona eel. Also, an American species (Z. anguillaris), -- called also mutton fish, and, erroneously, congo eel, ling, and lamper eel. Both are edible, but of little value. (b) A fresh-water fish, the burbot.

Meaning of congo eel from wikipedia

- paint Congo eel, a species of aquatic salamander Congo moor chat or Myrmecocichla tholloni, a species of bird in the family Muscicapidae Congo peafowl...
- colloquially known as amphiumas. They are also known to fishermen as "conger eels" or "Congo snakes", which are zoologically incorrect designations or misnomers...
- An eel is a fish in the order of Anguilliformes. Eel or eels may also refer to: Congo eel, amphibians of the genus Amphiuma (order Caudata) Siren intermedia...
- The eel catfish (Channallabes apus) is an airbreathing catfish found in the muddy swamps of the tropics of Central Africa. The fish grows to 32.7 cm long...
- United States. It is commonly, but incorrectly, called "congo snake", "conger eel" or the "blind eel". Two-toed amphiumas are some of the largest extant amphibians...
- sirens and amphiumas, have reduced or absent hind limbs, giving them an eel-like appearance, but in most species, the front and rear limbs are about...
- is a marine, subtropical eel which is known from the eastern Atlantic Ocean, including the Bay of Biscay, the Republic of Congo, and the Mediterranean....
- Cuvier's bichir, and sometimes called the "dinosaur eel" (a misnomer, as the creature is neither an eel nor a dinosaur) also called "dinosaur bichir" or...
- and brackish water-dwelling eel which is known from the eastern and western Atlantic Ocean, including Senegal, the Congo, Suriname, French Guiana, and...
- AmphibiaWeb: Pacific giant salamanders Family Amphiumidae - Amphiumas or Congo eels, 3 species Family Plethodontidae - Lungless salamanders, 418 species Subfamily:...
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