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The Elephant Nose is an intriguing fish that starts from the Niger River and its tributaries in Western Africa. Its body is for the most part dark and is sporadically formed with a long tight tail and what seems to be its nose anyway this is really an augmentation of the fish’s mouth. The Elephant nose utilizes its trunk-like augmentation to search for sustenance, convey, travel through the water, and self-protection. It has a frail electrical organ at the caudal peduncles which are utilized to find nourishment.

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