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Anguilliformes (True Eels) is an order of bony fishes. There are 945 species of True Eels, in 161 genera and 20 families. This order has been around since the cretaceous period. It includes groups like Snipe Eels, False Morays, and Pike Congers. They are carnivores. They have sexual reproduction. They rely on 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 true eels. View this species on GBIF
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True Eel Habitats

The environments in which many true eels species are known to live. Select an environment to see its true eels species checklist.