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Synonyms for lancetfish

large elongate scaleless oceanic fishes with sharp teeth and a long dorsal fin that resembles a sail

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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.
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.
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.
Stomach content analysis of longnose lancetfish, Alepisaurus ferox in the Eastern Indian Ocean and the Coral Sea.
Four links of food chains from the lancetfish, Alepisaurus ferox, to zooplankton in Suruga Bay, Japan.
Food habits of lancetfish, Alepisaurus ferox (order Myctophiformes) in Suruga Bay, Japan.