Florida: St. Petersburg Beach. Retired Rear Adm. Edward Ellsberg dragged this 11', 2" fish from the Gulf surf., Pinellas county, Florida, United States, Atlantic
6 Apr 1967
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Lampridiformes Regalecidae
Retired Rear Adm. Edward Ellsberg dragged this 11', 2" fish from the Gulf surf. See attached Multimedia newspaper article. Measured in March 2014 and the length is 10' 2". It has shrunk 1 foot in 47 years.