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

Order Anguilliformes

Synaphobranchus dolichorhynchus

Saurenchelys stylura

Thread eel

Thalassenchelys coheni

Thalassenchelys foliaceus

Order Atheriniformes

Querimana silverside

Order Aulopiformes

Macroparalepis brevis

Lestidiops cadenati

Stemonosudis elongata

Scopelosaurus hoedti

Barracudina

Hubb's pearleye

Paralepis brevirostris

Duckbill barracudina

Lestidiops distans

Lestidiops bathyopteryx

Rosenblattichthys nemotoi

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

Lestidiops neles

Order Beloniformes

Bandwing flyingfish

Saury

Black wing flyingfish

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

Sailor flyingfish

Cheilopogon pinnatibarbatus japonicus

Margined flyingfish

Tylosurus acus imperialis

Coromandel flyingfish

Platybelone argalus lovii

Barbel flyingfish

Whitetip flyingfish

Guinean flyingfish

Dwarf saury

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

Pharao flyingfish

Agujon needlefish

Balao

Shoulderspot needlefish

Saury

Short-beaked garfish

Stained flyingfish

Cheilopogon doederleinii

Slender halfbeak

Agujon needlefish

Banded flyingfish

Keeltail needlefish

Gyre flyingfish

African flyingfish

Glider flyingfish

Whitespot flyingfish

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

Cheilopogon ventralis

Cape needlefish

Order Carcharhiniformes

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

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.

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

Gulf smoothhound - Reproduction is Ovoviviparous.

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.

Cephaloscyllium parvum

Proscyllium magnificum

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.

Northern river shark - Northern river sharks are likely piscivorous.

Order Cetomimiformes

Cetomimoides parri

Order Clupeiformes

Marini's anchovy

Key anchovy

Order Gadiformes

Lyconodes argenteus

Codlet

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

Lyconus pinnatus

Silvery cod

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

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

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

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.

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 .

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.

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.

Order Lampriformes

Regalecus kinoi

Tapertail ribbonfish

Whiptail ribbonfish

King of herrings

Trachipterus ishikawae

Southern opah

Streamer fish

Tapertail

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

Order Myctophiformes

Diaphus gigas

Centrobranchus brevirostris

Reverse gland lanternfish

Myctophum ovcharovi

Lanternfish

Bolinichthys pyrsobolus

Lanternfish

Diaphus suborbitalis

Giant lampfish

Diaphus kora

Diaphus diadematus

Lanternfish

Bigfin lanternfish

Diogenichthys panurgus

Southern lanternfish

Lamp fish

Diaphus rivatoni

California flashlightfish

Diaphus impostor

Loweina terminata

Nannobrachium isaacsi

Diaphus vanhoeffeni

Diaphus malayanus

Lantern fish

Large scale lantern fish

Andre's lanternfish

Myctophum lunatum

Lanternfish

Diaphus signatus

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.

Diaphus kapalae

Diaphus danae

Mexican lampfish

Diaphus wisneri

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.

Metelectrona herwigi

Glacial lanternfish

Diaphus regani

Protomyctophum beckeri

Order Ophidiiformes

Pycnocraspedum phyllosoma

Order Osmeriformes

Rhynchohyalus natalensis

Nansenia pelagica

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

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

Xenophthalmichthys danae

Nansenia macrolepis

Bathylagichthys australis

Nansenia tenera

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 problematicus

Nansenia atlantica

Order Perciformes

Palm ruff

Bathyclupea elongata

Brown rudderfish

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

Parabarossia lanceolata

Japanese scad

Champsodon longipinnis

Hyperoglyphe macrophthalma

Blackblotch swallowtail

Schedophilus griseolineatus

Longfin cigarfish

Arabian blackspot threadfin

Prickly pomfret

Naked-head toothfish

Brama pauciradiata

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

Inca scad

Plectranthias jothyi

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

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.

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 longbill spearfish

Picarel

Ravenfish

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

Marlin sucker

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.

Schedophilus marmoratus

Sala y G

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.

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

Caristius japonicus

Large-scale cigarfish

Pacific pomfret

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

Silver driftfish

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

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

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.

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

Champsodon nudivittis

Driftfish

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.

Mocosa ruff

Symphysanodon disii

Pithead

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.

Plectranthias klausewitzi

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

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

Bluestriped sea chub

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.

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

Bandtail notothen

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

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.

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

Stout infantfish - S.

Mackerel icefish

Driftfish

Maldives Slopefish

Checked swallowtail

Japanese scad

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

Atlantic fanfish

Dwarf cigarfish

Gvozdarus balushkini

Brama myersi

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.

North-west ruffe

Chiasmodon subniger

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.

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.

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

Picarel

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.

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

Bigeye squaretail

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

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

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

Akarnax Slopefish

Neoscombrops atlanticus

Whitemouth jack

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.

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

Black fathead

Plectranthias lasti

Caribbean pomfret

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

Banded driftfish

Bonito

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

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.

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

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

Lopholiparis flerxi

Pelagic scorpionfish

Psednos carolinae

Order Squaliformes

Edmund's spurdog

Southern Mandarin Dogfish - C.

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.

Kermadec spiny dogfish

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

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

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 crucis

Eustomias triramis

Polyipnus oluolus

Eustomias achirus

Eustomias similis

Eustomias orientalis

Astronesthes spatulifer

Eustomias kreffti

Leptostomias haplocaulus

Eustomias flagellifer

Astronesthes oligoa

Photonectes munificus

Eustomias deofamiliaris

Eustomias woollardi

Melanostomias paucilaternatus

Astronesthes fedorovi

Eustomias tenisoni

Bathophilus abarbatus

Ichthyococcus intermedius

Polyipnus surugaensis

Eustomias arborifer

Eustomias precarius

Polyipnus danae

Eustomias macrophthalmus

Leptostomias macropogon

Grammatostomias circularis

Leptostomias bilobatus

Eustomias insularum

Scaleless dragonfish

Astronesthes lucibucca

Photonectes dinema

Eustomias danae

Eustomias variabilis

Aristostomias xenostoma

Polyipnus ovatus

Eustomias acinosus

Eustomias simplex

Eustomias perplexus

Astronesthes tchuvasovi

Polyipnus asper

Eustomias leptobolus

Leptostomias leptobolus

Photonectes phyllopogon

Scaleless dragonfish

Borostomias abyssorum

Astronesthes psychrolutes

Leptostomias analis

Eustomias dinema

Eustomias xenobolus

Astronesthes gibbsi

Eustomias teuthidopsis

Manducus greyae

Bathophilus schizochirus

Eustomias borealis

Polyipnus limatulus

Eustomias pyrifer

Eustomias melanonema

Leptostomias gracilis

Eustomias intermedius

Eustomias fissibarbis

Astronesthes lupina

Deepsea loosejaw

Eustomias decoratus

Eustomias vulgaris

Melanostomias margaritifer

Astronesthes caulophorus

Ichthyococcus australis

Polyipnus paxtoni

Eustomias appositus

Eustomias suluensis

Eustomias polyaster

Astronesthes zetgibbsi

Bottlelights

Polyipnus bruuni

Eustomias lipochirus

Long-threaded dragon fish

Leptostomias bermudensis

Eustomias grandibulbus

Eustomias dubius

Astronesthes longiceps

Order Syngnathiformes

Cosmocampus retropinnis

Order Tetraodontiformes

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

Southern sunfish