one of many small, flat, clear larvae of eels and specific various other fishes, characterized by a lengthy, narrow mind.
the larva of an eel, level in form and transparent
A spurious genus of eel-like fishes, having a tremendously slim diaphanous human body, formerly regarded as a valid general type thus providing title towards Leptocephalidæ, but now typically regarded as the larval kind of a conger.
The larval or aborted phase of conger and allied fishes, once the body is much compressed and hyaline with no generative body organs are developed.
The genus usually called Conger.
slender transparent larva of eels and certain fishes