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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cetomimiformes
Family: Cetomimidae Flabby whalefishes

Genus: Gyrinomimus

(See list of species below)



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5 species (see list below)

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No picture found
Southern Ocean
Max. Length 23.2 cm SL

 
Gyrinomimus andriashevi
[]
No picture found
Circumglobal.
Max. Length 22 cm NG

 
Gyrinomimus bruuni
[]
No picture found
Probably circumglobal in
Max. Length 31 cm SL

 
Gyrinomimus grahami
[Flabby whalefish]
No picture found
Western Central Atlantic
Max. Length 6.6 cm SL

 
Gyrinomimus myersi
[]
No picture found
Circumglobal.

 
Gyrinomimus parri
[Parr's combtooth whalefish]
5 Species of Family Cetomimidae with Genus Gyrinomimus
(Flabby whalefishes)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1987 Gyrinomimus andriashevi Southern Ocean 23.2 SL
1959 Gyrinomimus bruuni Circumglobal. 22 NG
1964 Gyrinomimus grahami Flabby whalefish Probably circumglobal in 31 SL
1934 Gyrinomimus myersi Western Central Atlantic 6.6 SL
1961 Gyrinomimus parri Parr's combtooth whalefish Circumglobal.



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