electric organ

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electric organ

an organ that is capable of giving an electric shock to any organism coming in contact with it, and occurring particularly in ELASMOBRANCH fish such as rays.
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Electric organ discharge frequency and plasma steroids levels during gonadal recrudescence in natural population of the weakly electric fish Sternopygus macrurus.
From oscillators to modulators: behavioral and neural control of modulations of the electric organ discharge in the gymnotiform fish, Apteronotus leptorhynchus.
Whether the electric organ discharge of the skate also constitutes a significant source of internal reafference, via a similar low-resistance internal pathway, is also investigated in this study.