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conger

any large marine eel of the family Congridae, esp Conger conger, occurring in temperate and tropical coastal waters
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Richard Loughor, fishing for Holton Road Angling, easily took individual honours when he fished at Ogmore Deeps and beached a trio of conger eels with an aggregate weight of 20.
Andrews Aquarium, says the animal is most likely an oarfish or Conger eel.
The dorsal fin of a conger begins quite near to the head and its lower jaw protrudes; these two features help distinguish small conger eels from common eels.
BIG CATCH Paul Westmorland and his conger eel of 15lb
A SCUBA-DIVER has described how he was attacked by a giant conger eel 100 feet down in the North Sea.
EEL MEET AGAIN: A diver comes face to face with a hefty conger eel
Ocean pout (Macrozoarces americanus), also known as conger eels, are bottom-dwelling, inshore fish with long, narrow bodies.
Employment partner, Jonathan Chamberlain, property associate, Tim Copplestone-Crow, pro-bono officer, Steve Butts - who is pictured above in the tank - and Stephen Pedrick-Moyle, property director at Wilson Bowden, helped to clean the one million litre tank which houses 12 Tope sharks, numerous dogfish and giant conger eels.
Conger eels, which are common in coastal waters around Scotland, mature between the ages of five and seven and when they are ready to breed they stop eating and lose their teeth.
Scott Clarke boated six conger eels for a winning score of 51 points while Andy Kimber earned 48 points with his conger, dogfish and ray.
A CHARITY has challenged people to learn the basics of scuba diving in a gigantic aquarium tank with sharks, stingrays and conger eels for company.
The annual stock-take takes place from Saturday, January 7, to Sunday, January 15, when volunteers can help to spot and record the number of certain species including seahorses, sharks, conger eels and monkeys.