Dragonfish


Dragonfish

The common name dragonfish may refer to several unrelated groups of fish:

Other fish called Dragonfish

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  • dragonfish — /drag euhn fish /, n., pl. (esp. collectively) dragonfish, (esp. referring to two or more kinds or species) dragonfishes. 1. any marine fish of the family Bathydraconidae, of Antarctic seas, having an elongated body and flattened head and being… …   Universalium

  • dragonfish — noun Any of several long, slender fishes, of the family Stomiatidae, that have a luminous barbel that is used to attract prey …   Wiktionary

  • dragonfish — noun (plural same or dragonfishes) a long, slender deep sea fish with fang like teeth, a barbel on the chin, and luminous organs. [Families Stomiatidae and Idiacanthidae: numerous species.] …   English new terms dictionary

  • dragonfish — n. (pl. same or fishes) any marine deep water fish of the family Stomiatidae, having a long slender body and a barbel on the chin with luminous tissue, serving to attract prey …   Useful english dictionary

  • Scaly dragonfish — Taxobox name = Scaly dragonfish regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Stomiiformes familia = Stomiidae genus = Stomias species = S. boa subspecies = S. boa boa trinomial = Stomias boa boa trinomial authority = (Risso …   Wikipedia

  • Little dragonfish — Taxobox name = Little dragonfish status = DD | status system = IUCN2.3 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Gasterosteiformes familia = Pegasidae genus = Eurypegasus species = E. draconis binomial = Eurypegasus… …   Wikipedia

  • scaleless dragonfish —       any of the more than 180 species of marine fishes constituting the subfamily Melanostomiinae of the family Stomiidae (order Stomiiformes), with representatives inhabiting tropical regions of the major oceans. The name refers to the total… …   Universalium

  • Valdivia black dragonfish — juodoji drakonžuvė statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Melanostomias valdiviae angl. blue bearded dragonfish; Valdivia black dragonfish rus. меланостомия вальдивия ryšiai: platesnis terminas – juodažiotės …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • blue-bearded dragonfish — juodoji drakonžuvė statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Melanostomias valdiviae angl. blue bearded dragonfish; Valdivia black dragonfish rus. меланостомия вальдивия ryšiai: platesnis terminas – juodažiotės …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • floating dragonfish — ilgauodegis pegasas statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Parapegasus natans angl. floating dragonfish; long tailed dragonfish; long tailed sea moth rus. длиннохвостый пегас ryšiai: platesnis terminas –… …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas


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