Eel – American

Eel – American

Anguilla Rostrata

Market Name(s): American Eel, Common Eel, Atlantic Eel, Silver Eel

Primary Source(s): USA

Season: Limited

Size Range:  Up to 2 lbs

American eels, a snakelike fish species, are found in the Eastern US states. Fishermen tend to go actively fish this species during the holiday season, where the eel is very popular dish for Christmas dinners.

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