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The top speed it is able to reach is 8 km/h (5mph). Electric Eel which scientific name is electrophorus electricus is usually 2.5m (8.22ft). Electric Eel is a fish that lives in river in the amazon. It has a scales skin type. The diet is carnivore. These fishs usually live 15 - 22 years. The average weight is 20kg (44lbs).

Facts about electric eels
NameElectric Eel
Weight20kg (44lbs)
Scientific NameElectrophorus electricus
TypeFish
HabitatRiver in the amazon
KingdomAnimalia
DietCarnivore
Size (L)2.5m (8.22ft)
LifestyleSolitary
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
Average Clutch Size20,000
FamilyGymnotidae
ColourBlack, white, purple, blue
Distinctive FeaturesLong body and organs that produce and electric current
Main PreyFish, birds, small mammals
Life Span15 - 22 years
OrderGymnotiformes
GenusElectrophorus
Skin TypeScales
PredatorsHuman
Conservation StatusLeast concern
Top Speed8 km/h (5mph)
Image Details
Description Unusual animals pictures. GALLERY: Unusual Sea Animals
Width 1216 pixels
Heigh 922 pixels
File type JPG
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