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Anguilla rostrata (American Eel) is a species of bony fishes in the family freshwater eels. They are listed as endangered by IUCN and as threatened by COSEWIC. They are associated with freshwater habitat. They are native to Atlantic Ocean and The Nearctic. Individuals can grow to 152 cm. They have sexual reproduction. They rely on swimming and anguilliform to move around.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GO_0019953
  • Definition: Capable of creating a new organism by combining the genetic material of two gametes, which may come from two parent organisms or from a single organism, in the case of self-fertilizing hermaphrodites.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of American Eel. View this species on GBIF