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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Needlefish and Relatives Order Beloniformes

Observer

adorantes

Date

June 14, 2016

Description

Encontrado muerto en la playa.

Photos / Sounds

What

Needlefishes Family Belonidae

Observer

hfabian

Date

June 12, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Observer

benphalan

Date

June 7, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Needlefishes Family Belonidae

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

May 21, 2016 10:34 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Needlefishes Family Belonidae

Observer

adorantes

Date

October 18, 2011

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

harumkoh

Date

May 29, 2016 01:16 PM JST

Description

ミナミメダカ Oryzias latipes
or
キタノメダカ Oryzias sakaizumii.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Ballyhoo Hemiramphus brasiliensis

Observer

vimsia_wildlife

Date

May 31, 2016

Description

Ballyhoo
(Hermiramphus brasilliensis)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Flat Needlefish Ablennes hians

Observer

vimsia_wildlife

Date

May 31, 2016

Description

Flat needlefish
(Ablennes hians)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Flat Needlefish Ablennes hians

Observer

vimsia_wildlife

Date

May 25, 2016

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Ballyhoo Hyporhamphus australis

Observer

vimsia_wildlife

Date

May 25, 2016

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Flat Needlefish Ablennes hians

Observer

vimsia_wildlife

Date

May 26, 2016

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Ballyhoo Hyporhamphus roberti ssp. roberti

Observer

vimsia_wildlife

Date

May 26, 2016
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Description from Wikipedia

The Beloniformes are an order of six families of freshwater and marine ray-finned fish: the Adrianichthyidae (ricefish and medakas); Belonidae (needlefish); Exocoetidae (flyingfishes); Hemiramphidae (halfbeaks); the Scomberesocidae (sauries) and the Zenarchopteridae (viviparous halfbeaks). With the exception of the Adrianichthyidae, these are streamlined, medium-sized fishes that live close to the surface of the water feeding on algae, plankton, or smaller animals including other fishes. Most are marine, though a few needlefish and halfbeaks inhabit brackish and fresh...

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