wolf eel


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wolf eel

n.
A wolffish (Anarrhichthys ocellatus) of the northern Pacific Ocean, having a long body and a pointed tail.
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Or there again it's called a Scotch halibut or perhaps a Wolfish or maybe an Atlantic catfish or even a Wolf eel. It's known as all of these and some other names too, which is pretty confusing.
"About 6 inches in diameter, it belongs to the wolf eel pair in the den south of the flat window."
Wearing a black wet suit, he swam among rockfish and sea bass and an occasional wolf eel living among the rocks.
We had photographs of frogs, seahorses, sloths, and wolf eels, and then various "tiles" on which the animals' parenting strategies were described in pictorial and written form.
Descend the tunnel and ride a glass lift through a 10- metre tank before meeting wolf eels and giant spider crabs at the new Twilight Zone.
Featured in jewel tanks are king crabs and wolf eels.