بجلی جیسا جھٹکا دینے والی سانپ نما مچھلی کے بارے دلچسپ حقائق، ڈاکٹر مجاہد حسین کی خصوصی تحریر
The Electric Eel is a strange creature. This snake like fish produces electric shock. For Electric Eel Electricity, there are electrocytes in its body which are found in electric organs. This fish uses these organs along with brain and nervous system to produce electric shock. Three Types of these organs produce electric current of different intensity. First they produce low shock and then high shock to attack the prey. Moreover, high shock can cause lungs paralysis and heart failure in human body.
Its habitat is the fresh water of South America in addition to Orinoco and Amazon Electric Eel. Because of weak gills, this fish cannot stay long in deep water. They have to move out of water after every ten minutes. Besides these characteristics, they have nocturnal behavior.