Caranx gallus
Threadfish Thread"fish`, n. (Zo["o]l.) (a) The cutlass fish. (b) A carangoid fish ({Caranx gallus}, or {Caranx crinitus}) having the anterior rays of the soft dorsal and anal fins prolonged in the form of long threads. [1913 Webster]

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