Wolf eel, although similar in shape to eels, is cartilaginous and not a true fish. Its powerful jaws can crush invertibrates, such as spiny sea urchins. It can grow to 6 feet (2m) in length.
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Species: Wolf eel, Anarrhichthys ocellatus
Format: Digital 3:2
Other Names: northern wolffish, wolf-fish, wolf-eel
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Keywords: anarrhichthys ocellatus, animal, california, echinoderm, invertebrate, marine invertebrate, northern wolffish, ocean, oceans, pacific, sea urchin, underwater, wildlife, wolf eel, wolf-eel, wolf-fish