1. Electric eel produces highest voltage discharge of any known animal  Science Daily
  2. Shock discovery: Record-breaking electric eel found  RTE.ie
  3. Newly Identified Electric Eel Species Is Most Shocking Animal Ever  Gizmodo
  4. Two new species of electric eel come as a shock to biologists  New Scientist News
  5. Newly Described Electric Eel Has Strongest Voltage Yet Measured  The Scientist
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Call it a shock discovery: DNA research has revealed two entirely new species of electric eel in the Amazon basin, including one capable of delivering a record-breaking jolt.Call it a shock discovery: DNA research has revealed two entirely new species of electric eel in the Amazon basin, including one capable of delivering a record-breaking jolt.

Shock discovery: Record-breaking electric eel found

I’m shocked, shocked, I tell you.I’m shocked, shocked, I tell you.

The Iconic Electric Eel Is Actually Three Species - The Atlantic

Eight hundred and sixty–volt zap is enough to stop a human heartEight hundred and sixty–volt zap is enough to stop a human heart

Newly discovered eel delivers the strongest electric jolt on record | Science | AAAS

“The electric eel is actually three separate species! They last shared a common ancestor 7 million years ago, so they started to diverge before brown bears & polar bears, lions & tigers, and humans & chimps. https://t.co/UucTQNpEj1”

Ed Yong on Twitter: "The electric eel is actually three separate species! They last shared a common ancestor 7 million years ago, so they started to diverge before brown bears & polar bears, lions & tigers, and humans & chimps. https://t.co/UucTQNpEj1"

“Is naming an electric eel species “Electrophorus electricus” the biologist equivalent of a drunk teen lying about who they were with by just saying “my friend...Cat...” cause they saw the cat, “Cat...ceiling fan. Yeah, Cat Ceilingfan” etc? https://t.co/oEl3EhKYAU”

Alana Massey on Twitter: "Is naming an electric eel species “Electrophorus electricus” the biologist equivalent of a drunk teen lying about who they were with by just saying “my friend...Cat...” cause they saw the cat, “Cat...ceiling fan. Yeah, Cat Ceilingfan” etc? https://t.co/oEl3EhKYAU… https://t.co/96mOf7IROJ"

“Shocking news: Electric eels, like the newly discovered species that generates a bracing 860 volts, are not actually eels. (They're a type of knifefish.) https://t.co/8XJ27np4KU”

Adam Pasick on Twitter: "Shocking news: Electric eels, like the newly discovered species that generates a bracing 860 volts, are not actually eels. (They're a type of knifefish.) https://t.co/8XJ27np4KU"

“Possibly—I mean, just guessing here—this is why no one has discovered before that there are in fact three different species of electric eels. https://t.co/P5dHvoFJpv”

Sarah Laskow on Twitter: "Possibly—I mean, just guessing here—this is why no one has discovered before that there are in fact three different species of electric eels. https://t.co/P5dHvoFJpv… https://t.co/q3LXPyP4Cn"

There are at least three species of electric eels (Electrophorus spp.), not just one as previously believed. Two new species have recently been described with São Paulo Research Foundation—FAPESP's ...

A new species of electric eel produces the highest voltage discharge of any known animal

The same study also finds there are three species of Electrophorus, rather than one.The same study also finds there are three species of Electrophorus, rather than one.

Newly Described Electric Eel Has Strongest Voltage Yet Measured | The Scientist Magazine®

Call it a shock discovery: DNA research has revealed two entirely new species of electric eel in the Amazon basin, including one capable of delivering a record-breaking jolt. The findings are evidence, researchers say, of the incredible diversity in the Amazon rainforest -- much of it still unknownCall it a shock discovery: DNA research has revealed two entirely new species of electric eel in the Amazon basin, including one capable of delivering a record-breaking jolt. The findings are evidence, researchers say, of the incredible diversity in the Amazon rainforest -- much of it still unknown

A shocking find: new high-voltage electric eels revealed

Researchers have spent decades believing all electric eels belong to a single species but the discovery in the Amazon basin has revealed there are numerous and their electric shocks vary.Researchers have spent decades believing all electric eels belong to a single species but the discovery in the Amazon basin has revealed there are numerous and their electric shocks vary.

Electric eel with a 860-VOLT shock has the highest charge of any animal on earth | Daily Mail Online

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It isn’t that nobody realized there were huge, dangerous electric fish in the Amazon rivers, just that science thought they were a single species — until now***

Newly identified 8-foot electric eel delivers strongest shock in animal kingdom - Science & Health - Haaretz.com

It’s literally shocking newsIt’s literally shocking news

Smithsonian Researchers Triple the Number of Electric Eel Species, Including One With Record-Setting Shock Ability | At the Smithsonian | Smithsonian

Packing 860 volts, the newly discovered species “will not kill a healthy person.” Still, it has jolted scientists.Packing 860 volts, the newly discovered species “will not kill a healthy person.” Still, it has jolted scientists.