A preliminary list of the marine bony fishes known to occur in the Gulf of Mexico.
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The list which follows includes only those marine bony fishes known through published reports and reliable unpublished records to occur within the Gulf of Mexico, which is here defined, arbitrarily, as follows: The waters west of a line drawn between Arsenicher Point, Florida, and the northern tip of Key Largo and from Key Largo southwest to Cabo Catoche, Yucatan, Mexico. Key Largo and all keys further south are included. The Gulf of Florida and the deep waters immediately south of Key West and the Dry Tortugas are also included.