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Noun1.Trachipteridae - ribbonfishes
Malacopterygii, superorder Malacopterygii - an extensive group of teleost fishes having fins supported by flexible cartilaginous rays
fish family - any of various families of fish
ribbonfish - marine fish having a long compressed ribbonlike body
genus Trachipterus, Trachipterus - type genus of the Trachipteridae
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The specimen was cast and a model made for display in the Marine Hall (Emboden 1974), with a relatively large, fan-shaped, dorsally-directed tail fin added (inaccurate because it resembles the upper lobe of the caudal fin of a ribbonfish, Trachipteridae).
-- Long-finned bream Taractichthys longipinnis -- Mahi mahi Coryphaena hippurus 17,463 Oilfish Ruvettus pretiosus 555 Opah Lampris guttatus 68 Pomfrets Family Bramidae -- Ray's bream Brama brama -- Ribbonfishes Family Trachipteridae -- Rudderfish Centrolophus niger -- Sickle pomfret Taractichthys steindachneri -- Slender barracuda Sphyraena jello -- Snake mackerel Gempylus serpens 1971 Snake mackerels Family Gempylidae -- Southern Ray's bream Brama spp.
MsF 2.24 Order Lampridiformes MsF 5.29 Family Trachipteridae MsF 5.29 Desmodesma polystictum MsF 5.29 Order Beloniformes Family Belonidae MiF 5.29 Strongylura spp.