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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Gadiformes
Family: Macrouridae Grenadiers or rattails
Subfamily: Macrourinae
Genus: Kumba

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Atlantic Ocean
Max. Length 37 cm TL

Kumba calvifrons
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Northeast Atlantic
Max. Length 22 cm TL

Kumba dentoni
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Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 49.6 cm TL

Kumba gymnorhynchus

Photo by SFSA

Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 12.3 cm TL
Kumba hebetata (Gilbert, 1905)

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Kumba hebetata

Photo by Reyes, R.B.

Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 17.6 cm TL
Kumba japonica (Matsubara, 1943)

Photo by Reyes, R.B.
Kumba japonica
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Southeast Atlantic
Max. Length 26.7 cm TL

Kumba maculisquama

Photo by Merrett & Iwamoto

Southwest Pacific

Kumba musorstom Merrett & Iwamoto, 2000

Photo by Merrett & Iwamoto
Kumba musorstom
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Western Pacific
Max. Length 15 cm TL

Kumba punctulata

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Kumba calvifrons Atlantic Ocean 37 TL 1994
Kumba dentoni Northeast Atlantic 22 TL 1973
Kumba gymnorhynchus Eastern Indian Ocean 49.6 TL 1994
Kumba hebetata Eastern Central Pacific 12.3 TL 1905
Kumba japonica Northwest Pacific 17.6 TL 1943
Kumba maculisquama Southeast Atlantic 26.7 TL 1981
Kumba musorstom Southwest Pacific 2000
Kumba punctulata Western Pacific 15 TL 1994

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