USS Tarpon was an American Pike Class submarine of 1310 tons displacement launched in 1935. USS Tarpon was powered by Winton diesel engines providing a top speed of 20 knots surfaced and 10 knots submerged. She was armed with one 3-inch gun and six 21 inch torpedo tubes. She carried a complement of 50.
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A large, powerful game fish from the warmer waters of the Atlantic Ocean.
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- large silvery game fish of warm Atlantic coastal waters especially off Florida
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Tar'pon noun (Zoology)
Same as Tarpum
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<zoology> Same as Tarpum. ... Source: Websters Dictionary ... (01 Mar 1998) ...
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Tarpon atlanticus noun
large silvery game fish of warm Atlantic coastal waters especially off Florida
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• (n.) Same as Tarpum.
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any of certain marine fish of the family Megalopidae (order Elopiformes), related to the bonefish and the ladyfish and identified by the elongated ... [1 related articles]
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tarpon (tär'pon) , common name for members of the family Elopidae, large herringlike game fish of the warm seas of the Western Hemisphere, ranging occasionally from Long Island to Brazil and to the west coast of Africa and entering freshwater streams freely. Their heavy, silvery scales, som...
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The tarpon (Megalops atlanticus) is a large silvery marine fish of the order Teleostei found in the warmer waters of the western south Atlantic where it enters rives in pursuit of mullet. The tarpon resembles a huge herring in form and colour and reaches a length of two metres and a weight of almost 50 kg. From the hinder part of the dorsal fin the
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Large silver-sided fish Tarpon atlanticus
of the family Megalopidae. It reaches 2 m/6 ft and may weigh 135 kg/300 lb. It lives in warm western Atlantic waters
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Tarpons are large fish of the genus Megalops. There are two species of Megalops, one native to the Atlantic, and the other to the Indo-Pacific oceans. They are the only members of the family Megalopidae. == Species and habitats == There are two species of tarpons, the Megalops atlanticus (the Tarpon) and the Megalops cyprinoides (the Indo-Pacific
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All species of the family Megalopidae
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