Needlefish, flying fish and three other families of fish together make up the order Beloniformes. There are 191 species in the order, the vast majority of which live in the sea. Most of them are fast swimmers.
Scientific name: Beloniformes
The following habitats are found across the Needlefish and flying fish distribution range. Find out more about these environments, what it takes to live there and what else inhabits them.
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Additional data source: Animal Diversity Web