Naucrates ductor


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Noun1.Naucrates ductor - small pelagic fish often accompanying sharks or mantasNaucrates ductor - small pelagic fish often accompanying sharks or mantas
carangid, carangid fish - a percoid fish of the family Carangidae
genus Naucrates, Naucrates - a genus of Carangidae
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13a Fleshy keel on caudal peduncle well developed; soft anal-fin rays 15-17; body with 5-6 dark vertical bars, extending to bases of dorsal and anal fins: Naucrates ductor
Naucrates ductor + (Linnaeus, 1758) Coryphaenidae Coryphaena hippurus Linnaeus, + + 1758 Coryphaena spp.