Oceanodromous fish - Fish living in the oceanodromous environment

Many types of fish migrate on a regular basis, on time scales ranging from daily to annual, and over distances ranging from a few meters to thousands of kilometers. Fish usually migrate because of diet or reproductive needs, although in some cases the reason for migration remains unknown.

Order Anguilliformes

Whitespotted conger

Baleares conger

Saurenchelys stylura

American conger

Common pike conger - The females lay the eggs off the coasts of Australia; the eggs take 9–10 weeks to hatch.

Congo

Order Aulopiformes

Scopelosaurus hamiltoni

Benthalbella macropinna

Conejo de lo alto - Lancetfishes are large oceanic predatory fishes in the genus Alepisaurus , the only living genus in the family Alepisauridae.

Atlantic sabretooth

Bigfin pearleye

Duckbill barracudina

Blackfin waryfish

Scopelarchoides danae

Bombay-duck - The origin of the term "Bombay duck" is uncertain.

Hubb's pearleye

Zugmayer's pearleye

Scopelarchoides signifer

Order Beloniformes

African sailfin flyingfish

Exocoetus peruvianus

Easter island flyingfish

White-finned flyingfish

Guinean flyingfish

Spotfin flyingfish

Bony flyingfish

Sailor flyingfish

Cypselurus hexazona

Manyspotted flyingfish

Cheilopogon doederleinii

Barbel flyingfish

California flyingfish

Cheilopogon katoptron

Mirrorwing flyingfish - Mirrorwing flyingfish have 10-12 soft rays on their dorsal fins and 11-13 rays on their anal fins.

Coromandel flyingfish

Saury

Shortfin flyingfish

Dwarf saury

Whitetip flyingfish

Danichthys ilma

Short-nosed flying fish

Glider flyingfish

African flyingfish

Blotchwing flyingfish

Black wing flyingfish

Tringa flyingfish

Barred longtom - Although they have no spine, they do have several soft rays.

Blackspot flyingfish

Sutton's flyingfish

Pharao flyingfish

Blunt-snouted flying fish

Cheilopogon pitcairnensis

Cheilopogon abei

Kagu

Atlantic flyingfish - Like many other flyingfishes, the Atlantic flyingfish has a cylindrical body, and large tail and pectoral fins that it uses for flight.

Pacific saury - It is known as sanma in Japanese, kongchi in Korean, qiu dao yu in Chinese, and saira in Russian.

Keel-jawed needle fish

Banded flyingfish

Flyingfish

Flyingfish

Stained flyingfish

Margined flyingfish

Exocoetus gibbosus

Butterfly flyingfish

Cheilopogon intermedius

Hirundichthys socotranus

Whitespot flyingfish

Banded needlefish

Saury

Bandwing flyingfish

Cheilopogon ventralis

Balao

Largescale flyingfish

Order Carcharhiniformes

Queriman shark - The sandbar shark is also called the thickskin shark or brown shark.

Requiem shark - The lemon shark, Negaprion brevirostris, is a shark belonging to the family Carcharhinidae that can grow 10 feet long.

Bronze - The copper shark has a blunt broad snout, narrow bent cusps on the upper teeth, and no interdorsal ridge.

Maneater shark - The tiger shark, Galeocerdo cuvier is a species of requiem shark and the only member of the genus Galeocerdo.

Blackspot shark - *ambiguous synonym

Eastern school shark - Reproduction is ovoviviparous.

Narrownose smooth hound - Narrownose smooth-hounds feed on crabs and probably other crustaceans, and presumably small fishes.

Blacktail reef shark - *ambiguous synonym

Blue whaler shark - The blue shark is the most widely distrubted animal in the world.

Order Chimaeriformes

Rabbit fish

Ghost shark - It is found off southern Australia, and south of East Cape and Kaipara Harbour in New Zealand, at depths of 200 meters to 500 meters.

Order Clupeiformes

European anchovy - It is easily distinguished by its deeply-cleft mouth, the angle of the gape being behind the eyes.

European pilchard - The terms sardine and pilchard are not precise, and the usual meanings vary by region; for instance, to many people a sardine is a young European pilchard.

Commerson's anchovy

Madeiran sardinella - Madeiran Sardinella is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Sardinella.

Marini's anchovy

Oceanic anchovy

Brazilian sardinella - Brazilian Sardinella is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Sardinella.

Anchoveta - Anchoveta are pelagic fish in the southeastern Pacific Ocean, and are regularly caught on the coasts of Peru, and Chile.

Falkland sprat - The Falkland sprat, Sprattus fuegensis, is a herring-like, marine fish in the family Clupeidae found in the subtropical southwest Atlantic Ocean from 40° S to Tierra del Fuego and the Falkland Islands.

Spotty-face anchovy

Zabaleta anchovy

Pacific sardine - The South American pilchard, Sardinops sagax, is a sardine of the Family Clupeidae, the only member of the genus Sardinops, found in the indo-Pacific oceans.

Argentine anchoita - By biomass, it is the largest fish resource of the southwest Atlantic Ocean .

Caspian marine shad - Caspian Marine Shad is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Alosa.

Bigeye kilka

Konoshiro gizzard shad

Bali sardinella - Bali Sardinella is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Sardinella.

Key anchovy

Blue anchovy

Bony fish - Menhaden historically occurred in large numbers in the North Atlantic, ranging from Nova Scotia, Canada to central Florida, USA, although their presence in northern waters has diminished in the 20th Century.

Order Elopiformes

Tenpounder - This species is found in coastal regions of the Indian ocean.

Pacific ladyfish - The Pacific Tenpounders have very round bodies with terminal mouths, and profound gill formations known as pseudobranchiae.

Order Gadiformes

Senegalese hake

Polar cod - The polar cod has a slender body, deeply forked tail, projecting mouth and a small whisker on its chin.

Black hake - The white hake or mud hake, Urophycis tenuis, is a phycid hake of the genus Urophycis, found in the northwest Atlantic Ocean from North Carolina to Newfoundland, at depths of about 1,000 metres.

Arrowtail

Whitson's grenadier

Pacific cod

Whiting - Until the later twentieth century, whiting was a cheap fish, regarded as food for the poor or for pets, but the general decline in fish stocks means that it is now more highly valued.

Beard

Norway pout

Couch's whiting - Exploitation of blue whiting only started in the 1970s.

Saithe - Pollachius virens is a species of marine fish in the Pollachius genus.

Rockling

Patagonian grenadier

Cod - In colour the Greenland cod is generally sombre, ranging from tan to brown to silvery.

Pacific tomcod

Codlet

South Pacific hake

Hake - The white hake or mud hake, Urophycis tenuis, is a phycid hake of the genus Urophycis, found in the northwest Atlantic Ocean from North Carolina to Newfoundland, at depths of about 1,000 metres.

Arbroath smokie - The haddock is easily recognized by a black lateral line running along its white side and a distinctive dark blotch above the pectoral fin, often described as a "thumbprint" or even the "Devil's thumbprint" or "St.

Lesser fork-beard

Silvery cod

Tadpole codling

Blue grenadier - The blue grenadier is the subject of a large commercial fishery industry in New Zealand, which has been certified by the Marine Stewardship Council as well-managed and sustainable in March 2001.

Fivebeard rockling - In colour it is has a dark brown back, with a reddish or blackish underside merging with a pale gray-brown.

Mediterranean rockling - The Shore Rockling is often confused with the five-bearded rockling and also the larger three-bearded rockling , due to their similar colourings, shape and habitat.

Poutassou - There are 2 disjunct populations:

Order Gonorynchiformes

Sandfish

Order Heterodontiformes

Port Jackson shark - The Port Jackson shark is a migratory species, traveling south in the summer and returning north to breed in the winter months.

Order Lamniformes

Crocodile shark - The crocodile shark, Pseudocarcharias kamoharai, is a species of shark and the only member of the family Pseudocarchariidae.

Megamouth shark - The appearance of the megamouth is distinctive, but little else is known about it.

Porbeagle - Adult salmon sharks are medium grey to black over most of the body, with a white underside with darker blotches.

Hoe-mother - This shark is called the basking shark because it is most often observed when feeding at the surface and appears to be basking in the warmer water there.

Great white shark - The best selling novel Jaws and the subsequent film by Steven Spielberg provided the great white shark with the image of a "man eater" in the public mind.

Beaumaris shark - The porbeagle is a species of mackerel shark in the family Lamnidae, distributed widely in the cold and temperate marine waters of the North Atlantic and Southern Hemisphere.

Order Lampriformes

Southern ribbonfish

Crested oarfish

Pacific king-of-salmon - King-of-the-salmon, Trachipterus altivelis, is a species of ribbonfish in the family Trachipteridae.

Whiptail ribbonfish

King of herrings

Tapertail ribbonfish

Order Lophiiformes

Haplophryne mollis - Some anglerfishes of the superfamily Ceratioidei employ an unusual mating method.

American angler - The American anglerfish is unique in its appearance and has no relatives with which it can be confused in the areas where it is caught.

Order Mugiliformes

Striped mullet

Order Myctophiformes

Lampanyctus vadulus

Gymnoscopelus opisthopterus

Nannobrachium isaacsi

Bolin's lantern fish

Lanternfish

Wisner's lantern fish

Lanternfish

Rakery beaconlamp

Protomyctophum parallelum

Gymnoscopelus braueri

Warming's lantern fish - Warming's lantern fish, Ceratoscopelus warmingii, is a lanternfish of the family Myctophidae, found circumglobally in both hemispheres, at depths of between 700 and 1,500 m during the day and between 20 and 200 m at night.

Protomyctophum bolini

Taaningichthys minimus

Lanternfish

Golden lanternfish

Hudson's lanternfish

Lampadena urophaos atlantica

Chubby flashlightfish

Evermann's lantern fish

Lanternfish

Lanternfish

Krefftichthys anderssoni

Lobisomem

Laura's lantern fish

Lanternfish

Cocco's lantern fish

Gymnoscopelus microlampas

Reinhardt's lantern fish

Lanternfish

Diaphus parri

Lampanyctus tenuiformis

Popeye lampfish

Lanternfish

Lanternfish

Protomyctophum luciferum

Lanternfish

Diaphus malayanus

Lantern fish

Lanternfish

Electron subantarctic

Protomyctophum andriashevi

Andersen's lantern fish

Topside lampfish

Diaphus thiollierei

Lanternfish

Lanternfish

Lanternfish

Lanternfish - Gymnoscopelus piabilis is a lanternfish in the family Myctophidae, found circumglobally in the southern hemisphere between about 46° S and 52° S, at depths of below 100 at night.

Metelectrona herwigi

Lanternfish

Gymnoscopelus fraseri

Lanternfish

Spiny lantern fish

Diaphus nielseni

Lanternfish

Spinycheek lanternfish

Lanternfish

Myctophum fissunovi

Diaphus jenseni

Hector's lanternfish - It is a widespread marine fish, known from shallow tropical waters in the south-eastern Atlantic, from the western Pacific off Australia and New Zealand, and from the eastern Pacific off Chile.

Lanternfish

Lampadena dea

Large scale lantern fish

Highseas lampfish

Short-headed lantern fish

Hintonia candens

Longfin lanternfish

Diaphus subtilis

Lanternfish

Nannobrachium cuprarium

Transparent lantern fish

Pacific blackchin

Lampanyctus turneri

Lanternfish

Benoit's lanternfish

Spotted laternfish

Mead's lanternfish

Lanternfish

Lanternfish

Gymnoscopelus bolini

Arctic telescope

Gonichthys barnesi

Fragile lantern fish

Mirror lanterfish

Electrona paucirastra - Electrona paucirastra is a lanternfish in the family Myctophidae, found around the globe in the southern hemisphere between 35° S and 48° S.

Horned lanternfish

Barnards lanternfishes - Symbolophorus barnardi is a lanternfish in the family Myctophidae, found circumglobally in the southern hemisphere between about 30° S and 11° S at depths of between 100 and 800 m.

Diaphus antonbruuni

Lanternfish

Lanternfish

Diaphus vanhoeffeni

Metelectrona ventralis

Diaphus richardsoni

Doflein's false headlightfish

Gymnoscopelus hintonoides

Lantern fish

Lantern fish

Diaphus ostenfeldi

Longfin lampfish

Smallfin lanternfish

Lanternfish

Protomyctophum gemmatum

Lantern fish

Diaphus lucidus

Southern lanternfish

Lanternfish

Electrona antarctica

Symbolophorus rufinus

Diaphus diadematus

Pig-headed lantern fish

Diaphus aliciae

Diogenichthys panurgus

Taaning's lantern fish

Order Ophidiiformes

Pink ling - Other names in English include ling, Australian rockling, kingclip, pink ling, and northern ling.

Order Osmeriformes

Javelin spookfish - The species is notable for unusual protuberances that grow from its eyes, which each have "a well developed lens"

Order Perciformes

Banded drum - Their teeth are rounded and they have powerful jaws capable of crushing oysters and other shellfish.

Black seabream - Black seabream are protogynous meaning females have the ability to change to males.

Atlantic longbill spearfish

Stripped weakfish

Zoarces elongatus

Great sandeel - Breeding occurs through between March into August.

Longfin escolar - It is placed in its own family Scombrolabracidae, but the family's placement in the suborders of Perciformes has included Scombroidei, Percoidei, and Trichiuiroidei, while some authors place it in its own suborder Scombrolabracoidei.

Red rover

Vachelli's glass perchlet

Stout sillago - The stout whiting is one of 29 species in the genus Sillago, which is one of three divisions of the smelt whiting family Sillaginidae.

Squaretail - The smalleye squaretail, Tetragonurus cuvieri, is a squaretail of the genus Tetragonurus found in all tropical and temperate oceans of the world, at depths up to 800 m.

Brazilian flathead

Camouflage grouper - The camouflage grouper is a species of fish in the Serranidae family.

Spot croaker - Their diet consists largely of organic detritus, small crustaceans, and worms.

Goldlined seabream

Argentine croaker

Japanese Spanish mackerel

Bluespotted seabream

Deep-bodied mojarra

Grey marlinsucker - The spearfish remora, Remora brachyptera, is a remora of the family Echeneidae, found around the world in tropical and subtropical seas.

Inca scad

Full moony

Spanish mackerel

Patagonian toothfish - A close relative, the Antarctic toothfish , is found farther south around the edges of the Antarctic shelf; it also lives in the Ross Sea.

Coron meagre

Black jack fish - The black jack is classified within the genus Caranx, one of a number of groups known as the jacks or trevallies.

Pelagic butterfish - The pelagic butterfish, Schedophilus maculatus, is a medusafish of the genus Schedophilus found in all warm oceans.

European seabass - The European seabass is a member of the Moronidae family.

Bluefish - In South Africa, this fish is commonly known as shad on the east coast, and elf on the west coast.

Bigscaled mackerel - The butterfly kingfish, bigscale mackerel, or butterfly mackerel, Gasterochisma melampus, the only species in the genus Gasterochisma, is found around the world in southern temperate waters, down to 200 m in open water.

Indian mackerel

Florida pompano - The Florida pompano is a fast growing species and attains a length of approximately 8 inches after its first year, surviving for only about 3 to 4 years .

Large-eye dentex

Pacific fanfish

Allison's tuna - The yellowfin tuna is often marketed as ahi tuna, from its Hawaiian name ʻahi although the name ʻahi in Hawaiian also refers to the closely related bigeye tuna.

Butterflyfish

Yellow croaker

American butterfish - Fish of this species are usually deep-bodied, flattened sideways and somewhat circular or rounded, with blunt noses and small mouths with weak teeth.

Deady

Atlantic wreckfish - Atlantic wreckfish are deep-water fish and can be found on the ocean bottom at depths between 40 and 600 m , where they inhabit caves and shipwrecks .

Smalleye stardrum

Pacific pomfret

Blue sea cat - This fish, sometimes considered "charmingly ugly"1 is found across the North Atlantic Ocean from north of Russia to the Scotian Shelf, off Nova Scotia.

Pacific barracuda

Leerfish

Silver driftfish

Pacific striped marlin - In 2010, Greenpeace International has added the striped marlin to its seafood red list.

Australian bonito - The Australian bonito, horse mackerel or little bonito, Sarda australis, a fish of the family Scombridae, is found around eastern Australia and New Zealand in depths to about 30 m , in open water.

Wrought iron butterflyfish

Painted mackerel - The Cero reaches larger sizes than the Spanish, often 10 lb or more, but those over 30 lb are extremely rare.

Parablennius yatabei

Slender tuna - The slender tuna, Allothunnus fallai, is a species of tuna, the only species in the genus Allothunnus, found around the world in the southern oceans between latitudes 20° and 50° South.

Sickle pomfret

Bonito - Dogtooth tuna frequent reef environments, with smaller fish being more commonly found near shallow reef areas and larger ones haunting deep reef drop off areas, seamounts and steep underwater walls.

Pompano dolphinfish - Pompano dolphinfish have a lifespan of 3 to 4 years.

White stumpnose

Gag grouper - Ten- to twenty-pound fish are common.

Papuan seerfish

Hogfish

Black seabass - It inhabits the coasts from Maine to NE Florida and the eastern Gulf of Mexico.

Atlantic shadefish - A.

Barracuda - The body is elongated and covered with small, scarcely visible scales; the back is an iridescent blue, while the sides are silvery, with a pattern of vertical blue bars.

Spotstripe snapper

Sharpsnout seabream

Transparent goby

Brownback trevally - The brownback trevally is classified within the genus Carangoides, one of a number of groups of fish referred to as jacks and trevallies.

Nagasaki damsel

Stereolepis doederleini

Blue-fin tuna

Arctic bonito - It is a streamlined, fast-swimming pelagic fish, common in tropical waters throughout the world, where it inhabits surface waters in large shoals , feeding on fish, crustaceans, cephalopods and mollusks.

Grass goby

Ragfish - The southern driftfish or ragfish, Icichthys australis, is a medusafish of the genus Icichthys found around the world in all southern oceans between latitudes 50° S and 60° S, from the surface down to 2,000 m.

Seatrout

Littlehead porgy

Catfish - The bottom-dwelling spotted wolffish is found across the North Atlantic from north of Russia to the Scotian Shelf, off Nova Scotia.

Atlantic white marlin - Average size is 45 to 65 lbs , with females reaching relatively larger sizes.

Southern kingcroaker

Australian tuna

Castor oil fish - The flesh is very oily and although edible, the oil actually consists of wax esters, which are not digested like traditional oil.

Broad-bill sword-fish - They are the sole member of their family Xiphiidae.

Banded sillago - The western school whiting is one of 29 species in the genus Sillago, which is one of three divisions of the smelt whiting family Sillaginidae.

Bonito

Striped poison fangblenny mimic

Nassau grouper - The Nassau grouper is a U.

Escolar

Black pomfret

Freckled goatfish

Kanadi kingfish - The Kanadi kingfish, Scomberomorus plurilineatus, is a species of fish in the family Scombridae.

Red seabream

Monterey Spanish mackerel

Rock porgy

Dysalotus oligoscolus

Largescale blackfish

Big head croaker

Marlin sucker

Mild meagre

Cocinero - The cocinero is classified within the genus Caranx, one of a number of groups known as the jacks or trevallies.

Indian mackerel - The Indian mackerel is found in warm shallow waters along the coasts of the Indian and Western Pacific oceans.

Mi-iuy croaker

Corvina

Brassy chub

Marbled rockcod - The marbled rockcod, Notothenia rossii, is a marine cod icefish in the family Nototheniidae with distribution ranging from southern New Zealand to sub-Antarctic seas, on rocky reefs.

Freckled goby

Escolar - The snake mackerel, Gempylus serpens, is a species of fish in the monotypic genus Gempylus, belonging to the family Gempylidae .

Mangrove snapper - Coloration of the Mangrove Jack ranges from burnt orange, to copper, to bronze and dark reddish-brown, depending on its age and environment.

Daisy parrotfish

Island trevally - The island trevally is classified within the genus Carangoides, a group of fish commonly called jacks and trevallies.

Seventy-four seabream

Porgy - Scup grow as large as 18 in and weigh 3 to 4 lb , but they average 1/2 - 1 lb .

Atlantic tripletail - The Atlantic tripletail is the only fish in the Lobotidae family that can be found in the Atlantic Ocean.

Black king fish - Attaining a maximum length of 2 metres and maximum weight of 68 kilograms , cobia have elongate fusiform bodies and broad, flattened heads.

Bluefin - The southern bluefin tuna is a large, streamlined, fast swimming fish with a long, slender caudal peduncle and relatively short dorsal, pectoral and anal fins.

Atlantic sailfish - Tests in the 1920s estimated that they were capable of short sprints of up to 111 kilometres per hour, however, a more conservative estimates of 37 to 55 kilometres per hour are more widely accepted .

Wolf-fish - In spite of its large size the Atlantic wolffish has retained the bodily form and general external characteristics of small blennies .

Barracuda cardinalfish

Spotlined bass

Roundscale spearfish - A team of university and government scientists has confirmed the existence of the enigmatic billfish species closely resembling the heavily fished, overexploited white marlin.

Acoupa weakfish - The acoupa weakfish, Cynoscion acoupa, is a croaker of the family Sciaenidae, found in the western Atlantic from Panama to Argentina, at depths down to 20 m.

Mexican bonito

Ocean pout - Scientists have done studies wherein genes are taken from the ocean pout and implanted into salmon in an attempt to make the latter grow faster.

Japanese butterfish

Chicken grunt

Broad-barred king mackerel - The Broadbarred king mackerel, Scomberomorus semifasciatus, is a species of fish in the family Scombridae.

John moriggle - Bonnetmouths are similar to the only other member of its family, the Boga, or Inermia vittata.

Japanese amberjack - It is greatly appreciated in Japan, where it is called hamachi or buri.

Bigeye squaretail

Common dolphinfish - Although its common name is "dolphin-fish", the mahi-mahi is a fish not a dolphin, and is not at all related to the Delphinidae family of mammals whose common name is simply dolphin.

Pacific black marlin - In 2010, Greenpeace International has added the black marlin to its seafood red list.

Cape stumpnose

Scamp grouper

Australian spotted mackerel - The Australian spotted mackerel, Scomberomorus munroi, is a species of fish in the family Scombridae.

Axillary seabream

Indian ariomma

Picnic seabream

Luvar - It is a big ellipsoidal fish, growing to two meters in length.

Whale remora - The whalesucker, Remora australis, is a species of remora in the family Echeneidae, so named because it attaches itself exclusively to cetaceans.

Japanese jack mackerel

Log - The king mackerel is a medium sized fish, typically encountered from 5-30 pounds, but is known to exceed 90 pounds.

Bar jack - The bar jack is classified within the genus Carangoides, a group of fishes commonly known as jacks and trevallies, which is part of the larger jack and horse mackerel family Carangidae.

Smallspotted grunter

Black swallower

Snake mackerel - It can grow up to 200 cm long and weigh as much as 6 kg .

Whitemouth croaker

Japanese scad

New Zealand ruffe

Longfinned albacore - It is found in the open waters of all tropical and temperate oceans, and the Mediterranean Sea.

Sailor's grunt

Escolar

Croceine croaker

Croaker

Grouper - Alternatively, the term "white grouper" is also used as a local vernacular name for several other species of fish, including the yellowedge grouper , Nassau grouper , and Venezuelan grouper .

Coral dragonet - The lancer dragonet is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Callionymus.

Lesser bream

Blue driftfish

Japanese spearfish - The shortbill spearfish, Tetrapturus angustirostris, is a species of marlin found in Indo-Pacific oceans not far from the surface.

Gulf kingcroaker

Pacific sand lance

Atlantic spadefish - Due to their reputation as strong fighters, they are popular game fish, especially during the summer months when they are most active.

R - The slender suckerfish or lousefish, Phtheirichthys lineatus, is a rare species of remora, family Echeneidae, and the only member of the genus Phtheirichthys.

Angel - The big-scale pomfret, Taractichthys longipinnis, is a pomfret of the family Bramidae, found in the Atlantic ocean, at depths down to 500 m.

Shark mackerel

Whitemouth jack

Queensland school mackerel - The Queensland school mackerel, Scomberomorus queenslandicus, is a species of fish in the family Scombridae.

Chinese pomfret - Silver Pomfret are usually silver/white in color, with few small scales.

Korean seerfish

Bonito

Purple snake mackerel

Bighead croaker

Mantasucker - The white suckerfish or mantasucker, Remorina albescens, is a species of remora in the family Echeneidae, a group of elongate marine fish with adhesive discs for attaching to larger organisms.

Japanese meagre - Argyrosomus japonicus is a fish of the Sciaenidae family.

Five finger - The Indo-Pacific sergeant is found from the Red Sea to South Africa, as far as Southeast Australia and South Japan.

John's snapper

Saddled seabream

Threadfin jack - The threadfin jack is classified within the genus Carangoides, one of a number of groups of fish referred to as jacks and trevallies.

Ambon damsel - Pomacentrus amboinensis is a Damselfish from the Western Pacific.

Big eye tunny - In Hawaiian, it is one of two species known as ‘ahi; the other is yellowfin tuna.

Salema - Sarpa salpa, also known as the Salema porgy, is a species of bream, recognisable by the golden stripes that run down the length of its body, and which can cause hallucinations when eaten.

Chu's croaker

Order Pleuronectiformes

Summer flounder - Occurring in the western Atlantic from Maine to South Carolina, possibly further south where the Summer Flounder may mix and be confused with its close relative the Southern Flounder which lacks the eye-like spots of the summer flounder.

Bering flounder - The Bering flounder, Hippoglossoides robustus, is a flatfish of the family Pleuronectidae.

Lemon fish - It is a popular food fish.

Butter sole - The butter sole is a right-eyed flounder with an oval-shaped body.

European plaice - Plaice are determinate spawners in which fecundity is determined before the onset of spawning.

Fringed flounder

Kaup's sole

Blackfin flounder - The blackfin flounder's diet consists of benthos invertebrates such as crustaceans, molluscs and worms.

S

Greenland halibut - Its morphology with the left eye positioned on the dorsal ridge of the forehead gives it an appearance of a cyclops when looking straight at it.

Cigarette paper - The flathead sole is a right-eyed flounder with an oval-shaped body.

English sole - English sole is an important commercial fish, primarily caught off Washington, Oregon and California.

Bastard halibut - It is often referred to as the Japanese flatfish or Korea flatfish when mentioned in the context of those countries.

Pacific halibut - Directed commercial fisheries usually use longline gear but halibut are also caught along with many other bottom-dwelling fish by trawlers.

California flounder - A top level predator that hunts by stealth, it is prized by fishermen as great table fare.

Smallmouth flounder

American dab - American plaice may be an intermediate host for the nematode parasite Otostrongylus circumlitis, which is a lungworm of seals, primarily affecting animals less than 1 yr of age.

Winter flounder - The winter flounder, Pseudopleuronectes americanus, is a flatfish of the family Pleuronectidae.

Flounder - The brill have slender bodies, brown with lighter and darker coloured flecks covering its body, excluding the tailfin; the underside of the fish is usually cream coloured or pinkish white.

Blackhand sole

Xystreurys rasile

Paralichthys orbignyanus

Witch - The species lives on soft bottoms between 45 and 1460 m and prefers temperatures of 2–6 ºC.

Akagarei - The flathead flounder spawning season is from February to April, and spawning takes place at depths of 180 and 200 metres .

Ishigarei

Order Rajiformes

Common skate

Prickly skate

Pacific cownose ray - The golden cownose ray, hawkray, or pacific cownose ray is a species of fish in the Rhinopteridae family.

Munk's devil ray - The manta de monk, Munk's devil ray, pygmy devil ray, or smoothtail mobula is a species of fish in the Mobulidae family.

Mottled skate - Raja is a genus of skates in the family Rajidae.

Maiden ray - The length of its body and tail is generally slightly less than 1 meter and width is about half a meter.

Fanray - Platyrhina species have rounded heart-shaped pectoral fin discs with short, blunt snouts.

Freckled skate

Giant manta - Mantas have a variety of common names, including Atlantic manta, Pacific manta, devilfish, and just manta.

Brazilian guitarfish - The Brazilian guitarfish is a species of fish in the Rhinobatidae family.

Chilean devil ray

Ocellate spot skate

Barn-door skate - After peaking in the 1950s, the population of the barndoor skate dramatically declined in the 1970s as a result of overfishing and is now listed as endangered by the World Conservation Union.

Winter big skate

Cowfish - The embryo grows within its mother with its wings folded over its body.

Giant devil ray - It is larger than the lesser devil ray, and it possesses a spiny tail.

Clear-nosed brier skate

Order Scorpaeniformes

Tanaka's snailfish

Bartailed flathead - The bartail flathead , also called Bar-Tailed Flathead, Bartail Blenny, Gobi, Indian Flathead, or Indo-Pacific Flathead, is the type species for the Platycephalus genus of fish.

Deepwater rockfish - S.

Blue cod - It is native to the North American west coast from Shumagin Islands in the Gulf of Alaska to Baja California, Mexico.

Fat greenling

Filefish

Furcina osimae

Goldeye rockfish

Podothecus sturioides

Perch

Red-whiskered bulbul

Hexagrammos agrammus

Atka mackerel - The primary population of the fish is found off of the Sea of Okhotsk.

Lumpsucker - Lumpsuckers or lumpfish are mostly small scorpaeniform marine fish of the family Cyclopteridae.

Sebastes vulpes

Blue cod - The sable fish is found in muddy sea beds in the North Pacific at depths of 300 to 2,700 m and is commercially important to Japan.

Order Siluriformes

Genidens planifrons

White sea catfish

Order Squaliformes

Whitetail dogfish - The whitetail dogfish is a rare species known only from a few specimens taken by tuna longliners and trawlers.

Cigar shark - The cookiecutter shark , also called the cigar shark, is a species of small dogfish shark in the family Dalatiidae.

Spined pygmy shark - The spined pygmy shark, Squaliolus laticaudus, is a species of dogfish shark in the family Dalatiidae found widely in all oceans.

Slender lantern shark - The smooth lanternshark or slender lanternshark, Etmopterus pusillus, is a species of dogfish shark in the family Etmopteridae, found widely in the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.

Order Stomiiformes

Eustomias curtifilis

Benttooth bristlemouth

Snaggletooth

Snaggletooth

Pacific hatchet fish

Highlight hatchetfish

Stareye lightfish - The stareye lightfish is a species in the monotypic genus of Pollichthys.

Margrethia valentinae

Triplophos hemingi

Astronesthes lupina

Order Syngnathiformes

Cosmocampus retropinnis

Barbed pipefish

Seaweed pipefish

Order Tetraodontiformes

Whitespotted pygmy filefish

Hairfinned leatherjacket - Paramonacanthus japonicus is a Filefish from the Indo-West Pacific.

Masked triggerfish

Redtoothed triggerfish - The redtoothed triggerfish is a dark blue bodied fish, ranging up to 50 cm in length.

Thamnaconus modestus

Diamondback puffer

Thread-sail filefish

Order Zeiformes

European john dory - In New Zealand, Māori know it as kuparu, and on the East Coast of the North Island, they gave some to Captain James Cook on his first voyage to New Zealand in 1769.

Smooth oreo - The smooth oreo or smooth dory, Pseudocyttus maculatus, is an oreo, the only species in the genus Pseudocyttus.

Oxeye oreo

Spiky oreo - The spiky oreo, Neocyttus rhomboidalis, is an oreo of the genus Neocyttus, found in all southern oceans at depths of between 200 and 1,300 m.

Black oreo - The black oreo is very similar in shape to the warty oreo.