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Long-Finned Eel

Anguilla dieffenbachii

Description:

A large eel, and long lived, that we were feeding with spoons at Willowbank Wildlife Reserve. A very cool experience, and the eels were voracious!

Habitat:

A pond in Willowbank Wildlife Reserve. Lots to eat, and some of the eels were almost 70 years old!

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thrownshuriken
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thrownshuriken

Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand

Spotted on Dec 28, 2013
Submitted on Dec 28, 2013

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