|RDF Unique Identifier:||https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004593|
|Scope note:||A genus of fish, in the family GYMNOTIFORMES, capable of producing an electric shock that immobilizes fish and other prey. The species Electrophorus electricus is also known as the electric eel, though it is not a true eel.
|Annotation:||do not confuse entry term EEL, ELECTRIC with ELECTRIC FISH
AH anatomy & histology
CF cerebrospinal fluid
GD growth & development
|Public MeSH Note:||1974
|Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL):||Click here to access the VHL documents|
|Date of Entry:||1999/01/01|
Electrophorus - Preferred
|Scope note||A genus of fish, in the family GYMNOTIFORMES, capable of producing an electric shock that immobilizes fish and other prey. The species Electrophorus electricus is also known as the electric eel, though it is not a true eel.|
|Preferred term||Electrophorus electricus|
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