genus Eptatretus

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Noun1.genus Eptatretus - a genus of fossil fish of the family Myxinidae
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
family Myxinidae, Myxinidae - slime-producing marine animals: hagfishes
eptatretus - a fossil hagfish of the genus Eptatretus
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Although many species of the dominant hagfish genus Eptatretus coil, coiling does not appear to occur in one well-studied species of the other common genus, Myxine glutinosa (Strahan, 1963).
Western Atlantic hagfishes of the genus Eptatretus (Myxinidae) with description of two new species.
A new species of hagfish, genus Eptatretus (Cyclostomata, Myxinidae), from the Pacific Ocean near Valparaiso, Chile, with new data on E.