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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Ophidiiformes
Family: Bythitidae Viviparous brotulas
Subfamily: Brosmophycinae
Genus: Gunterichthys

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3 species (see list below)

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Eastern Pacific
Max. Length 6 cm SL

 
Gunterichthys bussingi
[Bussing's mudbrotula]
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Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 4.9 cm SL

 
Gunterichthys coheni
[Cohen's mudbrotula]

Photo by FAO

Western Atlantic
Max. Length 7.5 cm TL
Gunterichthys longipenis Dawson, 1966

Photo by FAO
 
Gunterichthys longipenis
[Gold brotula]
3 Species of Family Bythitidae with Genus Gunterichthys
(Viviparous brotulas)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
2004 Gunterichthys bussingi Bussing's mudbrotula Eastern Pacific 6 SL
2004 Gunterichthys coheni Cohen's mudbrotula Eastern Central Pacific 4.9 SL
1966 Gunterichthys longipenis Gold brotula Western Atlantic 7.5 TL



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