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Family: Cetopsidae Whale catfishes
Subfamily: Helogeninae


(See list of species below)



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4 species (see list below)

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Photo by Castro-Lima, F.

South America
Max. Length 4.7 cm SL
Helogenes castaneus (Dahl, 1960)

Photo by Castro-Lima, F.
 
Helogenes castaneus
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South America
Max. Length 4.7 cm SL

 
Helogenes gouldingi
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Photo by Sazima, I.

South America
Max. Length 7.9 cm SL
Helogenes marmoratus Günther, 1863

Photo by Sazima, I.
 
Helogenes marmoratus
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South America
Max. Length 4.3 cm SL

 
Helogenes uruyensis
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4 Species of Family Cetopsidae
(Whale catfishes)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1960 Helogenes castaneus South America 4.7 SL
1986 Helogenes gouldingi South America 4.7 SL
1863 Helogenes marmoratus South America 7.9 SL
1967 Helogenes uruyensis South America 4.3 SL



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