How long do eels live ? - What do eels eat ?

How Long Do Eels Live ?

Eels are a common type of fish found in the ocean. There are nineteen known families of eels of which only one live in the freshwater. For this reason, that family of eels is called freshwater eels. However, the whole life of the freshwater eels is not spent in the waters of the lakes, rivers or streams. They are initially hatched in the oceans from where they flow into the freshwater and once adult, they return back to the oceans.More...

How To Cook Eels ?

How To Cook Eels ?

The eels, especially the freshwater variants, are eaten by many human beings. But, the eels should be washed thoroughly and cooked in a particular way to avoid taking in any other fresh water or salt water particles in them, which might prove harmful for our bodies.More...

 

What Do Eels Eat ?

What Do Eels Eat ?

Eels are a kind of long and stout looking fish, commonly found in the freshwaters of New Zealand. These eels have a peculiar life cycle that involves the larvae being born in ocean water and then traveling to freshwater to pass their adolescence and then returning back to the ocean, where they spawn and perish.More...

 

What Do Electric Eels Eat ?

What Do Electric Eels Eat ?

Electric eel goes by the scientific name of Electrophorus electricus. They are the inhabitants of muddy water with low amounts of oxygen. They breathe in by gulping in some air at a regular interval. The special tissues inside their mouths absorb the required amount of oxygen from it. They are called electric eels because they are able to generate about 600 volts and current of about 1 ampere from their electric organs. This is a unique feature of this species. More...