Ribbon Eel (Rhinomuraena quaesita), or Bernis eel, is a species of saltwater eel, native to the Indian and Pacific oceans. The ribbon eel is an elegant creature with a long, thin body and high dorsal fins. The ribbon eel can easily be recognised by its expanded anterior nostrils.
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"The pelican eel, Eurypharynx pelecanoides, is a deep-sea fish rarely seen by humans, though they are occasionally caught in fishing nets. It is an eel-like fish and the only known member of the genus Eurypharynx and the family Eurypharyngidae. It belongs to the order Saccopharyngiformes, which is closely related to the true eels in Anguilliformes."