The oarfish are any of a family Regalecidae of deep-sea bony fishes, found in warm parts of the Atlantic, Pacific, and Indian oceans. Oarfish are large, up to 9m long, elongated, and compressed, with a fin along the back and a mane-like crest behind the head. They have a small mouth, no teeth or sca...
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Oarfish are large, greatly elongated, pelagic Lampriform fishes comprising the small family Regalecidae. Found in all temperate to tropical oceans yet rarely seen, the oarfish family contains four species in two genera. One of these, the king of herrings (Regalecus glesne), is listed in the Guinnes...
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[n] - thin deep-water tropical fish 20 to 30 feet long having a red dorsal fin
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Oar'fish` (ōr'fĭsh`) noun (Zoology) The ribbon fish.
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king of the herring noun thin deep-water tropical fish 20 to 30 feet long having a red dorsal fin
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• (n.) The ribbon fish.
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(species Regalecus glesne), large, long, sinuous fish of the family Regalecidae (order Lampridiformes), found throughout the tropics and subtropics ... [1 related articles]
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Any of a group of deep-sea bony fishes, found in warm parts of the Atlantic, Pacific, and Indian oceans. Oarfish are large, up to 9 m/30 ft long, elongated, and compressed, with a fin along the back and a manelike crest behind the head. They have a small mouth, no teeth or scales, and large e...
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1) Fish 2) King of the herring 3) Malacopterygian 4) Regalecus glesne 5) Ribbonfish 6) Soft-finned fish
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