A freshwater eel that can breathe air and traverse land. Its introduction in the southeastern US threatens some native aquatic fauna.
- Monopterus albus, family Synbranchidae
More example sentences
- Two enemies meet as biologist Leo Nico tracks the course of the Asian swamp eel through southern Florida.
- The Asian swamp eel has recently been reported from Florida where it is believed to be established.
- Some of the better known exotic residents include the walking catfish, Asian swamp eel, and oscar.