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An eel called Ellie

By: Mark McGrouther, Category: Science, Date: 25 Mar 2011

Thank you to Gavin Gatenby for putting together this impressive movie about 'Ellie' the Longfinned Eel (Anguilla reinhardtii).  As he says in the commentary, the freshwater eels are known for their impressive spawning migrations. Four species of Anguilla are known from Australian waters.

Longfin Eel in Bellinger River

Ian Shaw © Ian Shaw

Tags fishes, ichthyology, Ellie, Longfin Eel, Anguilla reinhardtii, Anguillidae,