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So you go fishing for a little trout or bass or catfish, throw in a line with a worm, and this thing pops out:

If you’re looking at this going, “what the hell?” join the club. It is an piranha? An eel? A mutant piranha eel? Your worst nightmare? (That’s not a fish, but this thing sure looks like that?)

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The Daily Mail reported no one really knows what this fish, caught by Russian fisherman, could be.

Experts are divided over whether this monster is a Chinese sleeper — a fish indigenous to east Asia — some sort of a piranha or a mutated European eel.

Whatever it is, we can all agree to this — it’s scary and ugly as hell.

By Ray Marcano |