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Ophidion asiro

Ophidion rochei is a fish species in the family Ophidiidae. Widespread in the northwest Pacific, it is a marine temperate demersal fish, up to 20 centimetres long.

Ophiodon ozymandias

Ophiodon ozymandias is an extinct species of lingcod from the Late Miocene of Southern California. Fossils suggest the living animal could have reached up to 6 feet in length.

Ostorhinchus cyanosoma

Ostorhinchus cyanosoma, commonly known as the yellow-striped cardinalfish, goldenstriped cardinalfish, or the orange-lined cardinalfish, is a species of marine fish in the cardinalfish family of order Perciformes. It is native to the Indo-West Pa ...

Pacific spiny lumpsucker

The pacific spiny lumpsucker is a globular shaped fish that typically measures 1 to 3 inches 2.5 to 7.6 cm in length, with a maximum known length of around 7 inches 18 cm. The body of the fish is covered in cone-shaped plates, called tubercles. F ...

Parmops coruscans

Parmops coruscans is a species of flashlight fish, order Beryciformes, native to the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Tahiti and from Fiji to French Polynesia. It is one of two species of Parmops along with P. echinatus, which was discovered off th ...

Parmops echinatus

Parmops echinatus is a species of flashlight fish, order Beryciformes, found in the western Pacific Ocean. It was first described in 2001 from two specimens caught off the coast of Fiji at depths of 440 m and 550 m.

Peruvian Pacific sardine

The Peruvian Pacific sardine is a subspecies of the South American pilchard found in Peru. Related species of international importance include Sardinops caeruleus, S. melanosticta, and Sardina pilchardus. Its geographical distribution extends fro ...

Photoblepharon palpebratum

Photoblepharon palpebratum, the eyelight fish or one-fin flashlightfish, is a species of saltwater anomalopid fish of the order Beryciformes. It is native to the western and central Pacific Ocean where it is found along seaward reefs close to the ...

Photolateralis stercorarius

Photolateralis stercorarius, commonly known as the oblong slipmouth, is a marine fish native to the western Pacific Ocean. It was originally known as Equulites stercorarius, but was re-evaluated in 2015 as part of Photolateralis.

Picturesque dragonet

The picturesque dragonet is a brightly colored member of the dragonet family native to the Indo-West Pacific: Philippines, eastern Indonesia and northwest Australia. It occasionally makes its way into the aquarium trade, where it is commonly know ...

Plain sculpin

The plain sculpin is a species of marine fish in the family Cottidae. It is native to the northern Pacific, with a range extending through the Bering and Chukchi seas and from the Gulf of Alaska to the northern Sea of Japan.

Platax pinnatus

Platax pinnatus, also known as the pinnate spadefish, pinnate batfish, dusky batfish, shaded batfish, or red-faced batfish is a fish from the western Pacific that occasionally is kept in marine aquariums.

Platycephalidae

The Platycephalidae are a family of marine fish, most commonly referred to as flatheads. They are relatives of the popular lionfish, belonging to the order Scorpaeniformes. Family members cant be found naturally in coastal waters in the Indo-Paci ...

Pouched lamprey

The pouched lamprey, also known as wide-mouthed lamprey, is the only species in genus Geotria, which is in turn the only genus in the family Geotriidae. It is native to the southern hemisphere. It spends the early part of its life in fresh water, ...

Pristipomoides sieboldii

Pristipomoides sieboldii, commonly known as the lavender jobfish is a marine fish native to the Pacific Ocean. Also known as kalekale or Siebolds snapper, it is one of the Deep Seven species in Hawaii.

Protoblepharon mccoskeri

Protoblepharon mccoskeri, the Taiwanese flashlight fish, is a flashlight fish species found in the Northwest Pacific off of Taiwans east coast. It can be found as deep as 300m. It was first described in 2012 from a single specimen caught near Taiwan.

Pseudanthias hawaiiensis

The Hawaiian longfin anthias is a small colorful species of fish in the subfamily Anthiadinae. It is often treated as a subspecies of P. ventralis, but some authorities prefer to treat them as separate species. It is endemic to reefs at depths of ...

Pseudanthias ventralis

The longfin anthias is a small, colorful species of fish in the subfamily Anthiadinae. It is found at reefs at depths of 26–120 m in the Pacific, ranging from the Ogasawara Islands in north to the Great Barrier Reef in south, and east to the Pitc ...

Pseudocetonurus septifer

Pseudocetonurus septifer is a species of rattail, the only known species in the genus Pseudocetonurus. This fish is found at depths of up to 950 m in the waters around Hawaii and in the south-eastern Pacific. It has recently also been recorded on ...

Pseudopleuronectes obscurus

Pseudopleuronectes obscurus, or dark flounder is a flatfish of the family Pleuronectidae. It is a demersal fish that lives on salt bottoms in the temperate waters of the northwestern Pacific, from Hokkaido to the Kuril Islands, the Sea of Okhotsk ...

Ringed moray

The ringed moray is a moray eel found in the western Pacific Ocean, around the Philippines and Thailand. It was first named by D. G. Smith and E. B.Bohlke in 1997.

Rougheye rockfish

The rougheye rockfish is a rockfish of the genus Sebastes. It is also known as the blackthroat rockfish or the blacktip rockfish and grows to a maximum of about 97 cm in length, with the IGFA record weight being 14 lb 12 oz. Similar to many other ...

Roughscale sole

The roughscale sole, Clidoderma asperrimum, is an edible flatfish of the family Pleuronectidae. It is a demersal fish that lives on sandy, muddy bottoms at depths from 15 to 1.900 metres, though it is most commonly found at depths of between 400 ...

Salvelinus curilus

Salvelinus curilus is a species of anadromous fish in the salmon family. It inhabits the waters of Russian Far East in the Kurile Islands, Sakhalin, Primorye and also Korea and Japan. It has mostly been considered a subspecies of the Dolly Varden ...

Sardinella richardsoni

Sardinella richardsoni is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Sardinella from the South China Sea in the northwest Pacific.

Prionurus microlepidotus

Prionurus microlepidotus is a subtropical fish found in coral reefs in the western Pacific ocean. It is commonly known as the sixplate sawtail or sawtail surgeonfish. It is sometimes used in aquariums.

Scale-eye plaice

The scale-eye plaice is a flatfish of the family Pleuronectidae. It is a demersal fish that lives at depths from between 18 metres to 900 metres. It can reach 46 centimetres in length and can weigh up to 1.2 kilograms. Its native habitat is the n ...

Sebastes diaconus

Between 2002 and 2004, phylogeographic research on blue rockfish Sebastes mystinus identified a distinct genetic subpopulation, which was sampled between Cape Mendocino in northern California and Neah Bay, Washington. Subsequent research identifi ...

Sebastes rufinanus

The dwarf-red rockfish has a body colored dusky red dorsally fading to lighter red ventrally with reddish fins and a pale lateral line. The maximum length is 7 inches 17 cm.

Sebastes schlegelii

Sebastes schlegelii also known as the Korean rockfish, is a predatory species of seaperch found in northern Asia. The species is a popular quarry for anglers. S. schlegelii are blackish with black pelvic, anal and caudal fins. The seaperch has a ...

Shokihaze goby

The Shokihaze goby is a species of goby native to marine and brackish waters along the coasts of eastern Asia. It has also been introduced to the San Francisco Bay in California, United States. This species can reach a length of 5.2 centimetres SL.

Shortraker rockfish

The shortraker rockfish is an offshore, demersal species distributed from the southeastern Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia, to Fort Bragg, California. It attains lengths greater than one metre and weighs up to 20 kg. In the Gulf of Alaska, shortraker ...

Solenostomus leptosoma

Solenostomus leptosoma, the delicate ghost pipefish is a species of false pipefish from the family Solenostomidae. It is an Indo-Pacific species which occurs from the Mascarene Islands east to Japan, Indonesia and Australia. It is mainly found al ...

South Pacific moray eel

The South Pacific moray is a moray eel found in the southeast and southwest Pacific Ocean. It was first named by Lavenberg in 1992.

Spinycheek starsnout

The spinycheek starsnout is a fish in the family Agonidae. It was described by Charles Henry Gilbert in 1904. It is a marine, temperate Water Fish living which is known from the Eastern Pacific ocean, including the coast of the Bering sea, Alaska ...

Synchiropus lateralis

Synchiropus lateralis, the Chinese ornate dragonet, is a species of fish in the family Callionymidae, the dragonets. It is native to the South China Sea.

Synchiropus rubrovinctus

Synchiropus rubrovinctus, the tiny Hawaiian dragonet, is a species of dragonet native to the western Pacific where it has been found around Japan, New Caledonia and Hawaii. This species occurs at depths of from 1 to 79 metres. This species reache ...

Synodus mundyi

Synodus mundyi is a lizardfish of the family Synodontidae, found in the Hawaiian Islands, at depths of between 9 and 200 m. Its length is between 15 and 28 cm.

Thickspine roughy

The thickspine roughy is a slimehead of the order Beryciformes. It is native to the Northwestern Pacific near the Philippines and Japan where it can be found as deep as 660 m. It can reach sizes of up to 35.4 cm SL.

Thin snake eel

The thin snake eel is an eel in the family Ophichthidae. It was described by John E. McCosker and Richard Heinrich Rosenblatt in 1998. It is a marine, tropical eel known from the eastern central and southeastern Pacific Ocean, including Mexico an ...

Microgadus proximus

Microgadus proximus, also commonly known as Pacific tomcod, is a type of cod fish found in North American coastal waters from the southeastern Bering Sea to central California. This species can reach a length of 30.5 cm. Their diet of the Pacific ...

Tosanoides filamentosus

Tosanoides filamentosus is a species of reef fish native to the northwest Pacific Ocean around Japan and can be found in depths of 50-60 meters. The Tosanoides Filamentosus is one of 4 species that make up the Tosanoides genus.

Tosanoides flavofasciatus

Tosanoides flavofasciatus is a species of reef fish native to the Pacific Ocean, specifically Sagami Bay and the Tonga-Kermadec Ridge. The males of the species can grow up to 9 centimeters while the females can grow up to 6 centimeters. It can fo ...

Trachinocephalus trachinus

Trachinocephalus trachinus, also known as the Indo-Pacific blunt-nose lizardfish is a species of fish in the family Synodontidae found in Indo-Pacific. Although previously synonymized with T. myops, Polanco et al. demonstrated that the two are di ...

Tridentiger brevispinis

Tridentiger trigonocephalus is a species of goby native to marine, brackish and fresh waters along the coasts of northeastern Asia. This species can reach a length of 10 centimetres TL. It is important to local commercial fisheries.

Western Pacific roughy

The Western Pacific roughy is a species of slimehead found in the Northwest Pacific along Japans southern coast in Sagami Bay, Suruga Bay, and the Sea of Japan. It can reach up to 12.6 cm SL and its depth range is 336–605 m.

Whitespotted pygmy filefish

The Whitespotted pygmy filefish is a species of reef filefish in the family Monacanthidae. It is a small fish, growing to only 5 cm, and is found in the temperate waters of Japan. It is kept in captivity and has been successfully captive bred.

Yellow striped flounder

The yellow striped flounder, Pseudopleuronectes herzensteini, is a flatfish of the family Pleuronectidae. It is a demersal saltwater fish that occurs in the temperate waters of the northwestern Pacific, from the Sea of Japan to the Kuril Islands, ...

Yellow-spotted snake eel

The Yellow-spotted snake eel is an eel in the family Ophichthidae. It was described by John Otterbein Snyder in 1904. It is a marine, tropical eel which is known from the Hawaiian Islands, midway Islands, and French frigate shoals in the Pacific ...

Adelaide (shipwrecked 1850)

The Adelaide was a British ship which was wrecked in a storm on 19 December 1850, off Laxe, 32 miles west of A Coruña, Spain, carrying 17 passengers and crew, bound for the West Indies. It is recorded as "Memorial M3147" on the "Maritime Memorial ...