|Family||Scientific Name||Author||Year||Common Name|
|Belonidae||Strongylura marina||(Walbaum)||1792||Atlantic Needlefish|
Unique Characters: Very elongate slender body with long, slender jaws with many thin and pointed teeth. Dorsal and anal fins located near the rear of the body. Tiny scales; lateral line scales about 300.
Longnose Gar Lepisosteus osseus. Elongate jaws with many needlelike teeth. Long, slender body covered with armor-like ganoid scales. Lateral line scales about 55.