seas

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ship abandoned on the high seas abandoned ship , derelict
valuable source of caviar and isinglass; found in Black and Caspian seas Acipenser huso , beluga , hausen , white sturgeon
ray with back covered with white or yellow spots; widely distributed in warm seas Aetobatus narinari , spotted eagle ray , spotted ray
web-footed diving seabirds of northern seas: auks; puffins; guillemots; murres; etc. Alcidae , family Alcidae
large pelagic shark of warm seas with a whiplike tail used to round up small fish on which to feed Alopius vulpinus , fox shark , thrasher , thresher , thresher shark
cephalopod mollusk of warm seas whose females have delicate papery spiral shells Argonaut , Argonauta argo , nautilus , paper nautilus
black-and-white short-necked web-footed diving bird of northern seas auk
small bottom-dwelling fish of warm seas having a compressed body and a long snout with a toothless mouth bellows fish , snipefish
largest marlin; may reach 2000 pounds; found worldwide in warm seas blue marlin , Makaira nigricans
largest tuna; to 1500 pounds; of mostly temperate seas: feed in polar regions but breed in tropics bluefin , bluefin tuna , horse mackerel , Thunnus thynnus
gull-like jaeger of northern seas bonxie , skua
deep-bodied percoid fishes of the open seas Bramidae , family Bramidae
hijacking on the high seas or in similar contexts; taking a ship or plane away from the control of those who are legally entitled to it buccaneering , piracy
large family of narrow-bodied marine food fishes with widely forked tails; chiefly of warm seas Carangidae , family Carangidae
large aggressive shark widespread in warm seas; known to attack humans Carcharodon carcharias , great white shark , man-eater , man-eating shark , white shark
very large carnivorous sea turtle; wide-ranging in warm open seas Caretta caretta , loggerhead , loggerhead turtle
large region between the Black and Caspian seas that contains the Caucasus Mountains; oil is its major resource Caucasia , Caucasus
viviparous blennies of temperate and tropical seas Clinidae , family Clinidae
any of numerous soft-finned schooling food fishes of shallow waters of northern seas clupeid , clupeid fish
large primitive shark widely distributed in warm seas cow shark , Hexanchus griseus , six-gilled shark
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