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SCORdorsal and anal fins ; pelvic fins rather large ; eyes near top of cm ( 4 in . ) ... Resemble codfishes , fin ; eyes on top of head , projecting above surface of head ; but eyes high on side of head ; mouth large , oblique ; lips ...
Resembles Stromateidae ; presumably derived from a percoidlike ancestor ; no spines in fins ; pelvics and scales present in young , both absent in adult ; body elongated , much compressed ; up to 220 cm ( 7 ft ) .
es ; dorsal fin high and short - based , not extending beyond Eocene to present . ... caudal fin with high lobes ; second dorsal fin long , pointed head and projecting lower jaw ; dorsal fin longsmall ; pelvic fins absent ; no teeth in ...
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