pelican fish


variants or pelican eel
: a deep-sea fish (Eurypharynx pelecanoides) of the order Lyomeri that is black in color and has a head very long in proportion to the trunk, an enormous mouth, and a body ending in a tapering tail

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“Pelican fish.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Sep. 2023.

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