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Taxonomy, Speed, Species

Marlins are large fish with elongated, bill-like snouts, fairly high dorsal fins, and a streamlined body. They belong to the order Perciformes and the suborder Scomproidei. Marlins are among the fastest of all fish and are highly valued by sporting fishers.

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