Species Details

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Anguilla bengalensis

Indian Molted Eel Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Anguilla bengalensis
Family : Ambassidae
Order : Anguilliformes
Class : Actinopterygii
Phylum : Chrodata
Habitat : Catadormous,marine,brackish water and freshwater.
Description : The body of Indian Molted Eel is elongated with conical and dorsally flatenned body.Mouth terminally placed with prominent lips.
Distribution in Bangladesh
description written by: Hajbun Tasnim Preety, Department of Zoology,Universityof Dhaka; Information sources: www.iucnredlist.org photo credit and copyright:Fenner, Robert([email protected]), more information please contact with us.www.fishbase.se