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‘I was scared’: Most powerful electric eel ever discovered by scientists

Publicado em 11 setembro 2019
A previously undiscovered species of electric eel which delivers a shock with more than three times the voltage of a domestic plug socket has been discovered in the Amazon rainforest. The enormous 2.5 metre eel has been named the Electrophorus voltai after Alessandro Volta, the Italian physicist who invented the battery.  The animal, a type of knifefish, can discharge an electric shock reaching as high as 860 volts, the most powerful of any animal known to [...]