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Oarfish

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Oarfish are large, greatly elongated, pelagic lampriform fish belonging to the small family Regalecidae. Found in all temperate to tropical oceans yet rarely seen, ...

5 Surprising Facts About the Oarfish That Has Been Washing Up on ...

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Oct 22, 2013 ... This 14-foot (4.3-meter) oarfish washed up on a beach near Oceanside, California, on October 18, 2013. Rarely seen at the surface, the ...

Oarfish - Deep Sea Creatures on Sea and Sky

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The oarfish, or Regalecus glesne, is the longest bony fish in the sea. Also known as the ribbon fish, it can grow up to 50 feet in length and weigh as much as 100 ...

Oarfish: Photos of World's Longest Bony Fish - LiveScience

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Jun 5, 2015 ... The giant oarfish, which has been known to reach up to a whopping 110 feet (36 meters) long, is considered a deep-sea fish. However ...

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Jun 12, 2013 ... Giant Oarfish: Real Life Sea Serpents. Giant Oarfish in their natural environment have been recorded on camera for the first time ever. Mark C.
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Apr 11, 2014 ... Rare Giant Oarfish Filmed in Mexico. While kayaking in Baja, Mexico on a trip organized by Un-Cruise Adventures, guests filmed two giant ...

Oarfish - Florida Museum of Natural History - University of Florida

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English language common names are oarfish, giant oarfish, king of herrings, king of the herring, oar-fish, Pacific oarfish, ribbon-fish, ribbonfish, and streamer fish ...

Oarfish Information Page - NOAA Fisheries

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An oarfish can easily be mistaken for a sea serpent, but they are really the longest bony fish in the sea, growing to fifty feet or more in length. Oarfish are rare but ...

Rare 17-foot oarfish washes ashore on a Calif. island - CNN.com

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Jun 3, 2015 ... Los Angeles (CNN) Annie MacAulay heard of the legendary deep sea monster for 20 years and then she finally saw it: an oarfish so long that it ...

Oarfish - The World's Longest Fish | Animal Pictures and Facts ...

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Oarfish - The world's longest fish are captivating fish with long, slim, usually shiny silver bodies, with bright crimson fins, often with a large red plume on its head.

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oar·fish
[awr-fish, ohr-]
NOUN [PLURAL, (ESPECIALLY COLLECTIVELY) OAR·FISH, (ESPECIALLY REFERRING TO TWO OR MORE KINDS OR SPECIES) OAR·FISH·ES.]
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any long, ribbon-shaped, silvery fish of the genus Regalecus, of deep tropical waters, having a red dorsal fin along the spine that rises to a crest, and reaching a length of 30 feet (9 meters).
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