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Wolf-Eel, (Anarrhichthys ocellatus), Perciformes, Anarhichadidae
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Wolf-Eel, (Anarrhichthys ocellatus), Perciformes, Anarhichadidae
Certainly not a wolf, and not really an eel, this vicious-looking fish spends the day quietly in a cave, wriggling out at night to feed.
Diet: crabs, mussels and urchins.

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Anarhichadidae
Genus: Anarrhichthys
Species: Anarrhichthys ocellatus
Actinopterygii, Saltwater Fish, Salt Water, Ray-finned Fishes, Sea, Water, Sealife, Ocean, Seawater, Fish, Vertebrate, Vertebrata, Chordata, Chordates, Animal, Aquatic, Animilia, Animalia, Osteichthyes, Fauna, Identification, salinity, species, Scientific classification, life, sea creature, salty
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Wernher Krutein

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