Pelagic-oceanic fish - Fish living in the pelagic-oceanic environment

Order Anguilliformes

Synaphobranchus dolichorhynchus

Thalassenchelys coheni

Thread eel

Thalassenchelys foliaceus

Saurenchelys stylura

Order Atheriniformes

Querimana silverside

Order Aulopiformes

Stemonosudis elongata

Barracudina

Scopelosaurus hoedti

Rosenblattichthys nemotoi

Lestidiops distans

Macroparalepis brevis

Lestidiops bathyopteryx

Lestidiops neles

Scopelosaurus ahlstromi - Scopelosaurus ahlstromi is a waryfish of the family Notosudidae, found in all oceans, at depths of down to 500 m.

Paralepis brevirostris

Hubb's pearleye

Duckbill barracudina

Lestidiops cadenati

Order Beloniformes

Margined flyingfish

Saury

Slender halfbeak

Whitetip flyingfish

Agujon needlefish

Guinean flyingfish

Coromandel flyingfish

Keeltail needlefish

Pharao flyingfish

Gyre flyingfish

Saury

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

Stained flyingfish

Cheilopogon doederleinii

Balao

Dwarf saury

Cape needlefish

Shoulderspot needlefish

Short-beaked garfish

Banded flyingfish

Hound needlefish - While the houndfish has no spines, its dorsal fin has 21–25 soft rays, and its anal fin has 19–22.

African flyingfish

Glider flyingfish

Sailor flyingfish

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

Cheilopogon ventralis

Barbel flyingfish

Tylosurus acus imperialis

Bandwing flyingfish

Whitespot flyingfish

Platybelone argalus lovii

Black wing flyingfish

Agujon needlefish

Cheilopogon pinnatibarbatus japonicus

Order Carcharhiniformes

Proscyllium magnificum

Holohalaelurus grennian - The Holohalaelurus grennian is a type of shark in the Western Indian Ocean waters near Kenya.

Western spotted catshark - Reproduction is oviparous.

Carcharhinus macrops

Cephaloscyllium parvum

Variegated catshark - The Australian spotted catshark, Asymbolus analis, is a cat shark of the family Scyliorhinidae found only around Australia between latitudes 32° S and 38° S, at depths of between 10 and 180 m.

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

Dwarf catshark - Asymbolus pallidus, is a cat shark of the family Scyliorhinidae found only off West Australia, at depths of between 200 and 400 m.

Holohalaelurus favus - The Holohalaelurus favus is a type of shark in the Western Indian Ocean areas near South Africa.

Gulf smoothhound - Reproduction is Ovoviviparous.

Northern river shark - Northern river sharks are likely piscivorous.

Asymbolus rubiginosus - Asymbolus rubiginosus is a cat shark of the family Scyliorhinidae found only off West Australia, at depths of between 25 and 540 m.

Order Cetomimiformes

Cetomimoides parri

Order Clupeiformes

Key anchovy

Marini's anchovy

Order Gadiformes

North Pacific hake - Its length is about 3 ft and they live up to 15 years.

Lyconus pinnatus

Silvery cod

Codlet

Lyconodes argenteus

Ahuru - The ahuru is a small deepwater fish, the only fish of the genus Auchenoceros, found on the east coast of New Zealand.

Svetovidovia lucullus

Order Lamniformes

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.

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

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.

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

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.

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

Bigeye sand tiger - The bigeye sand tiger, Odontaspis noronhai, is a species of sand shark, family Odontaspididae, possibly found worldwide at depths of 60–1,000 m .

Order Lampriformes

King of herrings

Trachipterus ishikawae

Whiptail ribbonfish

Tapertail

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

Streamer fish

Regalecus kinoi

Southern opah

Tapertail ribbonfish

Order Myctophiformes

Diaphus diadematus

Lanternfish

Bolinichthys pyrsobolus

Reverse gland lanternfish

Diogenichthys panurgus

Diaphus rivatoni

Diaphus impostor

Myctophum lunatum

Southern lanternfish

Protomyctophum subparallelum - Protomyctophum subparallelum is a lanternfish in the family Myctophidae, found circumglobally in the southern hemisphere south of about 30° S, in deep water.

Lamp fish

Bigfin lanternfish

Diaphus vanhoeffeni

Diaphus malayanus

Mexican lampfish

Lantern fish

Metelectrona herwigi

Andre's lanternfish

Protomyctophum beckeri

Diaphus signatus

Myctophum ovcharovi

Diaphus kapalae

Diaphus danae

Giant lampfish

Lanternfish

Lanternfish

Large scale lantern fish

Diaphus wisneri

Lanternfish

Diaphus regani

Diaphus gigas

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.

Centrobranchus brevirostris

California flashlightfish

Glacial lanternfish

Diaphus suborbitalis

Loweina terminata

Nannobrachium isaacsi

Diaphus kora

Order Ophidiiformes

Pycnocraspedum phyllosoma

Order Osmeriformes

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

Persparsia kopua - Persparsia kopua, is a tubeshoulder of the family Platytroctidae, found around the world in the southern hemisphere between latitudes 30° S and 50° S.

Nansenia oblita

Bathylagichthys australis

Nansenia atlantica

Rhynchohyalus natalensis

Nansenia pelagica

Breakfast fish - Females reach 20 cm in length, while males are up to 25 cm long.

Bathylagichthys problematicus

Nansenia macrolepis

Xenophthalmichthys danae

Nansenia tenera

Order Perciformes

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

Plectranthias klausewitzi

Yellowtail horse mackerel - The yellowtail horse mackerel is very similar to the greenback horse mackerel but has 68 to 73 lateral line scutes, compared with 76 to 82 for the greenback horse mackerel.

Palm ruff

Brama pauciradiata

Naked-head toothfish

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

Scad - The koheru, Decapterus koheru, is a jack of the genus Decapterus, found only between the North Cape and the East Cape of the North Island of New Zealand, in mid-waters of reef and offshore areas.

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.

Bandtail notothen

Caristius japonicus

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.

Large-scale cigarfish

Schedophilus griseolineatus

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

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

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.

Checked swallowtail

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

Atlantic fanfish

Picarel

Atlantic longbill spearfish

Antarctic silverfish - The Antarctic Silverfish, Pleuragramma antarcticum is a member of the suborder Notothenioidei of the Perciform fishes.

Champsodon nudivittis

North-west ruffe

Ravenfish

Pacific pomfret

Maori cod - Paranotothenia magellanica, the Maori cod, is also known as Magellanic rockcod, blue notothenia or orange throat notothen.

Sala y G

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.

Schedophilus marmoratus

Pithead

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 .

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

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

Driftfish

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

Neoscombrops atlanticus

Whitemouth jack

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

Bonito

Plectranthias lasti

Spotted fanfish - The spotted fanfish, Pteraclis velifera, is a pomfret of the family Bramidae, found in the indo-west Pacific oceans from South Africa to New Zealand, at depths to 500 m.

Banded driftfish

Japanese scad

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.

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

Mackerel icefish

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

Parabarossia lanceolata

Dwarf cigarfish

Mocosa ruff

Symphysanodon disii

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.

Blackblotch swallowtail

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.

Chiasmodon subniger

Driftfish

Arabian blackspot threadfin

Prickly pomfret

Plectranthias jothyi

Inca scad

Bluestriped sea chub

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

Brama myersi

Gvozdarus balushkini

Stout infantfish - S.

Maldives Slopefish

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.

Black fathead

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.

Bald notothen - Growing to a maximum length of about 28 cm , it is yellow with dark spots and irregular crossbars.

Marlin sucker

Picarel

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.

Plectranthias sheni - This is a deep-bodied fish with large mouth and eyes, growing up to 11 cm standard length.

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

Champsodon longipinnis

Silver driftfish

Japanese scad

Bigeye squaretail

Caribbean pomfret

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

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.

Longfin cigarfish

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

Akarnax Slopefish

Cryothenia amphitreta - In November 2004, a researcher by the name of Paul A.

Antarctic toothfish - Though sometimes called the Antarctic Cod, the Antarctic toothfish is quite unrelated to a cod.

Bathyclupea elongata

Brown rudderfish

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

Hyperoglyphe macrophthalma

Order Pristiophoriformes

Tropical sawshark - This is a small species; the maximum known length is 85 cm for females and 63 cm for males .

Order Rajiformes

Fanfin skate

Bentfin devil ray - The bentfin devil ray, lesser devil ray, smoothtail devil ray, smoothtail mobula, or Thurton's devil ray is a species of fish in the Mobulidae family.

Shortfin devilray

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.

Guilers stingray - The pelagic stingray, Pteroplatytrygon violacea, is a species of stingray in the family Dasyatidae, and the sole member of its genus.

Pygmy devilray - It is a brownish-grey colour, with a whitish underside.

Order Salmoniformes

Sockeye salmon or kokanee - Sockeye salmon , also called red salmon or blueback salmon, is an anadromous species of salmon found in the Pacific Ocean.

Order Scorpaeniformes

Psednos carolinae

Pelagic scorpionfish

Lopholiparis flerxi

Order Squaliformes

Edmund's spurdog

Bartail spurdog - The bartail spurdog, Squalus notocaudatus, is a dogfish of the family Squalidae, found on the continental shelf off Queensland, Australia, at depths of between 220 and 450 m .

Fatspine spurdog

Eastern longnose spurdog - Its reproduction is ovoviviparous.

Eastern highfin spurdog - Its reproduction is ovoviviparous.

Etmopterus burgessi - Etmopterus burgessi is a newly described lanternshark of the family Dalatiidae in the order Squaliformes.

Kermadec spiny dogfish

Squalus crassispinus - The fatspine spurdog is a rare, small and slender dogfish with a broad head and short snout.

Southern Mandarin Dogfish - C.

Western longnose spurdog - The western longnose is a rare, small and slender dogfish with a narrow head and long narrow snout.

Western highfin spurdog - Its reproduction is ovoviviparous.

Order Stomiiformes

Eustomias xenobolus

Astronesthes lucibucca

Astronesthes spatulifer

Eustomias dinema

Leptostomias haplocaulus

Eustomias borealis

Eustomias teuthidopsis

Photonectes phyllopogon

Aristostomias xenostoma

Manducus greyae

Eustomias pyrifer

Eustomias melanonema

Ichthyococcus intermedius

Bathophilus abarbatus

Eustomias intermedius

Polyipnus limatulus

Eustomias fissibarbis

Astronesthes psychrolutes

Leptostomias macropogon

Astronesthes gibbsi

Eustomias decoratus

Eustomias vulgaris

Grammatostomias circularis

Leptostomias bilobatus

Melanostomias margaritifer

Eustomias suluensis

Deepsea loosejaw

Eustomias appositus

Eustomias polyaster

Polyipnus paxtoni

Eustomias lipochirus

Polyipnus bruuni

Eustomias grandibulbus

Eustomias dubius

Astronesthes lupina

Astronesthes tchuvasovi

Leptostomias leptobolus

Eustomias crucis

Eustomias triramis

Astronesthes caulophorus

Leptostomias analis

Borostomias abyssorum

Eustomias achirus

Eustomias similis

Eustomias orientalis

Bathophilus schizochirus

Eustomias kreffti

Polyipnus oluolus

Eustomias flagellifer

Astronesthes longiceps

Eustomias deofamiliaris

Eustomias woollardi

Leptostomias gracilis

Melanostomias paucilaternatus

Eustomias arborifer

Eustomias tenisoni

Photonectes munificus

Bottlelights

Eustomias precarius

Polyipnus surugaensis

Eustomias macrophthalmus

Ichthyococcus australis

Polyipnus danae

Eustomias insularum

Astronesthes zetgibbsi

Scaleless dragonfish

Astronesthes oligoa

Long-threaded dragon fish

Astronesthes fedorovi

Eustomias danae

Eustomias variabilis

Leptostomias bermudensis

Photonectes dinema

Eustomias acinosus

Eustomias simplex

Eustomias perplexus

Polyipnus ovatus

Eustomias leptobolus

Polyipnus asper

Scaleless dragonfish

Order Syngnathiformes

Cosmocampus retropinnis

Order Tetraodontiformes

Southern sunfish

Slender sunfish - Close-up of the head of a slender sunfish