1. Electric eel produces highest voltage discharge of any known animal  Science Daily
  2. Newly discovered species of electric eel can produce most powerful electric shock of any animal - 11-Sep-2019 - NZ International news  NZCity
  3. Shocking news: world's most powerful electric eel found in Amazon  The Guardian
  4. Newly Identified Electric Eel Species Is Most Shocking Animal Ever  Gizmodo
  5. Shock me: 200% increase in electric eel species  Cosmos
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DNA research has revealed two entirely new species of electric eel in the Amazon basin, including one capable of delivering a record-breaking jolt.DNA research has revealed two entirely new species of electric eel in the Amazon basin, including one capable of delivering a record-breaking jolt.

Ultra-powerful electric eels discovered in Amazon basin | CTV News

“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"

“It took DNA research and collecting more than 100 samples over half a dozen years bu tresearchers have uncovered two entirely new electric eels species in the Amazon, including one that can deliver 860 volt shocks: https://t.co/KhpzOIb77w”

Sara Hussein on Twitter: "It took DNA research and collecting more than 100 samples over half a dozen years bu tresearchers have uncovered two entirely new electric eels species in the Amazon, including one that can deliver 860 volt shocks: https://t.co/KhpzOIb77w"

“Electric Eel: Zap zap zap. Amish Eel: Repent heathen. Regular Eel: Both of y'all are weird.”

Keaton Patti on Twitter: "Electric Eel: Zap zap zap. Amish Eel: Repent heathen. Regular Eel: Both of y'all are weird."

“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"

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 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

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

Newly identified Electrophorus voltai is the strongest known living bioelectricity generator. Ian Connellan reports.Newly identified Electrophorus voltai is the strongest known living bioelectricity generator. Ian Connellan reports.

Shock me: 200% increase in electric eel species | Cosmos

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.

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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

Scientists have found two entirely new species of electric eel — including one that zaps out a record-breaking jolt.It’s a truly shocking discovery. Scientists have found two entirely new species of electric eel — including one that zaps out a record-breaking jolt. Zoologists long believed that

Scientists discover ‘shocking’ high-voltage electric eels