Lampris


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Related to Lampris: Lampris regius
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Noun1.Lampris - type genus of the LampridaeLampris - type genus of the Lampridae    
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
Lampris regius, opah, moonfish - large elliptical brightly colored deep-sea fish of Atlantic and Pacific and Mediterranean
Lampris guttatus, New World opah - from Nova Scotia to West Indies and Gulf of Mexico
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Additional species captured during the deep-set trials were bigeye thresher sharks, Alopias superciliosus (7); opah, Lampris guttatus (2); blue sharks, Prionace glauca (2); and common thresher shark, Alopias vulpinus (1) (Table 2, Fig.
What are the maximum size and live body coloration of opah (Teleostci: Lampridae: Lampris species)?
Occurrence Species Common name (n = 78) Clupeidae Sardinops sagax Pacific sardine 4 Engraulidae Engraulis mordax Northern anchovy 52 23 Bathylagidae Blacksmelts 18 Chauliodontidae Chauliodus macouni Pacific viperfish 2 Gadidae Microgadus proximus Pacific tomcod 13 Lampridae Lampris guttatus Opah 1 Gasterosteidae Stickleback 1 Scorpaenidae Sebastes spp.