European eel found to spawn across 2000 km wide region of the

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first_imgEuropean eel. Credit: Wikipedia/CC BY-SA 3.0 A team of researchers with members from Japan, Sweden, Denmark and Germany has found evidence showing that European eel spawn across a 2000 km wide region of the North Atlantic Ocean. In their paper published in the journal Biology Letters, the group describes their study of recently hatched eel larvae in the North Atlantic Ocean, and what they found. Study shows European eel migration not as uniform and simple as thought More information: Michael J. Miller et al. Spawning by the European eel across 2000 km of the Sargasso Sea, Biology Letters (2019). DOI: 10.1098/rsbl.2018.0835 © 2019 Science X Network Explore furtherlast_img

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