sand launce


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Related to sand launce: sand eel
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Noun1.Sand launce - very small silvery eellike schooling fishes that burrow into sandy beachessand launce - very small silvery eellike schooling fishes that burrow into sandy beaches
acanthopterygian, spiny-finned fish - a teleost fish with fins that are supported by sharp inflexible rays
Ammodytes, genus Ammodytes - type genus of the Ammodytidae
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The survivors that return to their natal rivers to spawn will have attained their prodigious size and incomparable flavor on a diet of crustaceans, sand fleas, krill, capelin, herring, sand launce, smelt and mackerel.