Moray Eel

Moray Eel

Here’s another favorite from the Shedd Aquarium.  This guy came out of hiding during feeding time in the center Coral Reef tank.

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We also spotted one in a much smaller tank, hiding and looking sinister….

Skulking Eel


2 thoughts on “Moray Eel

  1. Moray eels are sinister. At least every time I see a picture of one, I can’t help thinking of the evil Flotsom & Jetsom from The Little Mermaid. Well, maybe that last one, with the chubby cheeks, might be smiley instead, but probably it’s a sinister smile.

    • They *are* sinister! It’s funny that you think the last one might be smiley – to me, it looks the scariest. I even named that file “sinister eel” when I was uploading it. Its smile makes it extra freaky….

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