Cetomimidae - Whalefishes

Use the table to access images and fact sheets of the cetomimid fishes on the site.

A juvenile cetomimid whalefish, Gyrinomimus sp

Bruce Robison © Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute

  Whalefishes
Cetomimidae postlarval (tapetail) stage
Ataxolepis apus cetomimid whalefish
Ditropichthys storeri Doublekeel Whalefish
Gyrinomimus sp. cetomimid whalefish
Parataeniophorus brevis Short Tapetail


Mark McGrouther , Collection Manager, Ichthyology
Last Updated:

Tags fishes, ichthyology, Cetomimidae, Whalefishes,