Also known as Day Sarpon, Grinner, Handsaw Fish, Longnose Lancetfish, Longsnout Lancetfish, Pacific Lancetfish, Scaleless Lizardfish, Wolf Fish.
Found around the world mainly in deep warmer waters but can be found over inshore waters and in arctic waters.
They feed nocturnally on cephalopods, crustaceans, fish and tunicates.
Length - 200cm
Depth - 0-1800m
Lancetfish of the genus Alepisaurus meaning "Scale-less lizard"
They are oceanic fish that live in warmer waters but have been known at feeding periods to find their way to the subarctic.
Often caught in Tuna nets! Ref: https://www.fishbase.se/summary/Alepisaurus-ferox.html