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Electric eel species with most powerful shock ever discovered in Amazon

Publicado em 10 setembro 2019
A new species of electric eel with the most powerful shock of any animal ever discovered has been found in the Amazon. The creature is one of three species now confirmed to exist—for the last 250 years, since electric eels were first identified, it was thought there was just one species in the genus. In a study published in Nature Communications, researchers led by C. David de Santana, from the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History, analyzed over 100 fish collected [...]