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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Scorpaeniformes
Family: Comephoridae Baikal oilfishes

Genus: Comephorus

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2 species (see list below)

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Photo by Sideleva, V.G.

Europe
Max. Length 21 cm TL
Comephorus baikalensis (Pallas, 1776)

Photo by Sideleva, V.G.
 
Comephorus baikalensis
[Big Baikal oilfish]

Photo by Sideleva, V.G.

Former USSR
Max. Length 16 cm TL
Comephorus dybowskii Korotneff, 1904

Photo by Sideleva, V.G.
 
Comephorus dybowskii
[Little Baikal oilfish]
2 Species of Family Comephoridae with Genus Comephorus
(Baikal oilfishes)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1776 Comephorus baikalensis Big Baikal oilfish Europe 21 TL
1904 Comephorus dybowskii Little Baikal oilfish Former USSR 16 TL



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