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

Order Anguilliformes

Synaphobranchus dolichorhynchus

Thalassenchelys coheni

Thread eel

Thalassenchelys foliaceus

Saurenchelys stylura

Order Atheriniformes

Querimana silverside

Order Aulopiformes

Macroparalepis brevis

Lestidiops bathyopteryx

Stemonosudis elongata

Scopelosaurus hoedti

Lestidiops neles

Rosenblattichthys nemotoi

Paralepis brevirostris

Duckbill barracudina

Lestidiops cadenati

Barracudina

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

Lestidiops distans

Hubb's pearleye

Order Beloniformes

Saury

Short-beaked garfish

African flyingfish

Banded flyingfish

Glider flyingfish

Agujon needlefish

Keeltail needlefish

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

Cheilopogon ventralis

Gyre flyingfish

Bandwing flyingfish

Whitespot flyingfish

Dwarf saury

Cape needlefish

Cheilopogon pinnatibarbatus japonicus

Shoulderspot needlefish

Black wing flyingfish

Margined flyingfish

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

Slender halfbeak

Whitetip flyingfish

Sailor flyingfish

Guinean flyingfish

Coromandel flyingfish

Pharao flyingfish

Tylosurus acus imperialis

Barbel flyingfish

Platybelone argalus lovii

Saury

Stained flyingfish

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

Cheilopogon doederleinii

Balao

Agujon needlefish

Order Carcharhiniformes

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.

Proscyllium magnificum

Holohalaelurus favus - The Holohalaelurus favus is a type of shark in the Western Indian Ocean areas near South Africa.

Western spotted catshark - Reproduction is oviparous.

Gulf smoothhound - Reproduction is Ovoviviparous.

Northern river shark - Northern river sharks are likely piscivorous.

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.

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

Holohalaelurus grennian - The Holohalaelurus grennian is a type of shark in the Western Indian Ocean waters near Kenya.

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.

Cephaloscyllium parvum

Carcharhinus macrops

Order Cetomimiformes

Cetomimoides parri

Order Clupeiformes

Marini's anchovy

Key anchovy

Order Gadiformes

Codlet

Silvery cod

Lyconodes argenteus

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

Lyconus pinnatus

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

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.

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

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.

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 .

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.

Porbeagle - Adult salmon sharks are medium grey to black over most of the body, with a white underside with darker blotches.

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

Order Lampriformes

Streamer fish

King of herrings

Southern opah

Trachipterus ishikawae

Tapertail

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

Regalecus kinoi

Whiptail ribbonfish

Tapertail ribbonfish

Order Myctophiformes

Diaphus signatus

Diaphus kapalae

Reverse gland lanternfish

Diaphus danae

Myctophum ovcharovi

Giant lampfish

Diaphus wisneri

Lanternfish

Lanternfish

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 regani

Diaphus gigas

Bigfin lanternfish

Centrobranchus brevirostris

Mexican lampfish

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.

Diaphus suborbitalis

Glacial lanternfish

Protomyctophum beckeri

Loweina terminata

Diaphus kora

Nannobrachium isaacsi

Diaphus diadematus

Lanternfish

Diogenichthys panurgus

Diaphus rivatoni

Bolinichthys pyrsobolus

Lanternfish

Diaphus impostor

Large scale lantern fish

Myctophum lunatum

Southern lanternfish

Diaphus vanhoeffeni

Lamp fish

California flashlightfish

Diaphus malayanus

Lantern fish

Andre's lanternfish

Metelectrona herwigi

Order Ophidiiformes

Pycnocraspedum phyllosoma

Order Osmeriformes

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 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.

Nansenia macrolepis

Bathylagichthys australis

Nansenia tenera

Rhynchohyalus natalensis

Nansenia oblita

Xenophthalmichthys danae

Bathylagichthys problematicus

Nansenia atlantica

Order Perciformes

Parabarossia lanceolata

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

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

Palm ruff

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.

Bathyclupea elongata

Blackblotch swallowtail

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

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.

Chiasmodon subniger

Driftfish

Schedophilus griseolineatus

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.

Gvozdarus balushkini

Atlantic fanfish

Black fathead

Picarel

Atlantic longbill spearfish

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

Brama myersi

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.

North-west ruffe

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

Ravenfish

Sala y G

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.

Schedophilus marmoratus

Champsodon longipinnis

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

Japanese scad

Whitemouth jack

Longfin cigarfish

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

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

Bonito

Plectranthias lasti

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

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.

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

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.

Brown rudderfish

Banded driftfish

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.

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

Caribbean pomfret

Hyperoglyphe macrophthalma

Mocosa ruff

Symphysanodon disii

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.

Naked-head toothfish

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.

Arabian blackspot threadfin

Caristius japonicus

Prickly pomfret

Large-scale cigarfish

Inca scad

Plectranthias jothyi

Brama pauciradiata

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

Bluestriped sea chub

Bandtail notothen

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

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.

Stout infantfish - S.

Checked swallowtail

Maldives Slopefish

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.

Champsodon nudivittis

Marlin sucker

Pithead

Picarel

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

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.

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

Pacific pomfret

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 .

Silver driftfish

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

Bigeye squaretail

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

Driftfish

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

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

Neoscombrops atlanticus

Akarnax Slopefish

Mackerel icefish

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

Japanese scad

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

Dwarf cigarfish

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

Fanfin skate

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.

Pygmy devilray - It is a brownish-grey colour, with a whitish underside.

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

Guilers stingray - The pelagic stingray, Pteroplatytrygon violacea, is a species of stingray in the family Dasyatidae, and the sole member of its genus.

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

Psednos carolinae

Lopholiparis flerxi

Pelagic scorpionfish

Order Squaliformes

Edmund's spurdog

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

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

Southern Mandarin Dogfish - C.

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.

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 orientalis

Eustomias xenobolus

Eustomias kreffti

Eustomias teuthidopsis

Photonectes phyllopogon

Borostomias abyssorum

Eustomias pyrifer

Eustomias flagellifer

Eustomias deofamiliaris

Astronesthes spatulifer

Astronesthes longiceps

Eustomias arborifer

Polyipnus limatulus

Leptostomias gracilis

Bottlelights

Melanostomias paucilaternatus

Eustomias precarius

Eustomias vulgaris

Eustomias macrophthalmus

Bathophilus abarbatus

Eustomias insularum

Eustomias suluensis

Deepsea loosejaw

Ichthyococcus australis

Scaleless dragonfish

Astronesthes oligoa

Polyipnus paxtoni

Long-threaded dragon fish

Eustomias danae

Astronesthes fedorovi

Polyipnus bruuni

Leptostomias bermudensis

Eustomias acinosus

Eustomias perplexus

Eustomias leptobolus

Eustomias triramis

Eustomias similis

Scaleless dragonfish

Eustomias dinema

Astronesthes tchuvasovi

Astronesthes lucibucca

Leptostomias haplocaulus

Eustomias borealis

Polyipnus oluolus

Aristostomias xenostoma

Eustomias woollardi

Manducus greyae

Eustomias melanonema

Bathophilus schizochirus

Eustomias intermedius

Eustomias tenisoni

Photonectes munificus

Ichthyococcus intermedius

Eustomias fissibarbis

Astronesthes psychrolutes

Polyipnus surugaensis

Leptostomias macropogon

Eustomias decoratus

Astronesthes gibbsi

Grammatostomias circularis

Polyipnus danae

Leptostomias bilobatus

Eustomias appositus

Melanostomias margaritifer

Eustomias polyaster

Eustomias variabilis

Eustomias lipochirus

Eustomias simplex

Photonectes dinema

Eustomias grandibulbus

Eustomias dubius

Astronesthes zetgibbsi

Astronesthes lupina

Polyipnus ovatus

Leptostomias leptobolus

Eustomias crucis

Astronesthes caulophorus

Polyipnus asper

Leptostomias analis

Eustomias achirus

Order Syngnathiformes

Cosmocampus retropinnis

Order Tetraodontiformes

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

Southern sunfish