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Synonyms for Alepisaurus

slender scaleless predaceous tropical deep-sea fishes

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(A) Annual catch per unit of effort (CPUE) for bigeye tuna (Thunnus obesus; black lines) and longnose lancetfish (Alepisaurus ferox; gray line) for the Hawaii-based longline fishery from 1995 through 2015.
The species were the following: bigeye tuna (Thunnus obesus); albacore (Thunnus alalunga); longnose lancetfish (Alepisaurus ferox); blue shark (Prionace glauca); dolphinfish (Coryphaena hippurus), also known as mahi mahi; skipjack tuna (Katsuwonus pelamisY, yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares); striped marlin (Kajikia audax); sickle pomfret (Taractichthys steindachneri); snake mackerel (Gempylus serpens); and escolar (Lepidocybium flavobrunneum).
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations species codes are used: SWO=swordfish (Xiphias gladius); DOL=dolphinfish (Coryphaena hippurus); BSH=blue shark (Prionace glauca); GES=snake mackerel (Gempylus serpens); ALX=longnose lancetfish (Alepisaurus ferox); and LEC=escolar (Lepidocybium flavobrunneum).
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations species codes are used: SWO=swordfish (Xiphias gladius); BSH=blue shark (Prionace glauca); DOL=dolphinfish (Coryphaena hippurus); ALX=longnose lancetfish (Alepisaurus ferox); GES=snake mackerel (Gempylus serpens); and LEC=escolar (Lepidocybium flavobrunneum).
FO Disc Billfish Istiompax indica 2 1.2 0.0 Makaira nigricans 7 4.9 0.0 Kajikia audax 22 12.2 7.7 Istiophorus platypterus 7 2.4 0.0 Tetrapturus angustirostris 8 2.4 0.0 Xiphias gladius 1031 100.0 2.7 Total billfish 1077 Tuna Thunnus alalunga 9 6.1 0.0 Thunnus obesus 22 8.5 14.3 Thunnus albacares 19 12.2 9.1 Total tuna 50 Other bony fishes Alepisaurus brevirostris 6 3.7 100.0 Alepisaurus ferox 94 36.6 100.0 Sphyraena spp.
-- Escolar Lepidocybium flavobrunneum 1208 Great barracuda Sphyraena barracuda 32 Lancetfish (LN) Alepisaurus ferox 2788 Lancetfish (SN) Alepisaurus brevirostris -- Lancetfishes Alepisaurus spp.
In 1987 we found a juvenile yellowfin tuna, Thunnus albacares (Bonnaterre, 1788), in the stomach of a longnose lancetfish, Alepisaurus ferox Lowe, 1833.
Similar foraging behavior has been suggested for Anotopterus pharao, another aulopiform fish that resembles Alepisaurus in physical shape and structure, habitat, and diet (Balanov and Radchenko, 1998).
On the feeding of Alepisaurus ferox Lowe, 1833 in the western Indian Ocean.
New data on feeding of lancetfish Alepisaurus ferox Lowe, 1833.
Feeding habits of longnose lancetfish (Alepisaurus ferox Lowe, 1833) in the western Indian Ocean.
Gontenus stomacaux d'Alepisaurus (Poissons) dans le Sud-Ouest Pacifique.
Stomach content analysis of longnose lancetfish, Alepisaurus ferox in the Eastern Indian Ocean and the Coral Sea.
Contribution a la connaissance des Alepisaurus (Pisces) dans le Pacifique Equatorial et Sud-Tropical.