Photos Tiit Hunt and Arne Ader
English translation Liis
Estonian text posted 10.08.2018
Viviparous eelpout or blenny Emakala or kiviluts Zoarces viviparus
The mating period is comparable to that of mammals; the facts are as follows.
The male fertilizes the roe inside the female fish and in the ovary of the female fry develop from the roe grains. Thus the eelpout is a viviparous fish, or our only one to give birth to living fry..