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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Salmoniformes
Family: Salmonidae Salmonids
Subfamily: Thymallinae
Genus: Thymallus

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North America
Max. Length 76 cm TL
Thymallus arcticus (Pallas, 1776)

Photo by Photo by Keeley, E.R.
 
Thymallus arcticus
[Arctic grayling]



Asia
Max. Length 38.2 cm TL
Thymallus baicalensis Dybowski, 1874

Photo by Photo by Dresler, B.
 
Thymallus baicalensis
[Baikal black grayling]
No picture found


 
Thymallus brevipinnis
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Asia
Max. Length 39 cm TL
Thymallus brevirostris Kessler, 1879

Photo by Photo by Schöffmann, J.
 
Thymallus brevirostris
[Mongolian grayling]



Asia

Thymallus burejensis Antonov, 2004

Photo by Photo by Antonov, A.L.
 
Thymallus burejensis
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Asia

Thymallus flavomaculatus Knizhin, Antonov & Weiss, 2006

Photo by Photo by Knizhin, I.
 
Thymallus flavomaculatus
[Yellow-spotted grayling]
No picture found

Max. Length 30 cm TL

 
Thymallus grubii
[Amur grayling]



Europe

Thymallus mertensii Valenciennes, 1848

Photo by Photo by Dresler, B.
 
Thymallus mertensii
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Asia
Max. Length 48.4 cm TL
Thymallus nigrescens Dorogostaisky, 1923

Photo by Photo by Reddish, P.E.
 
Thymallus nigrescens
[Kosogol grayling]



Asia
Max. Length 44 cm TL
Thymallus pallasii Valenciennes, 1848

Photo by Photo by Dresler, B.
 
Thymallus pallasii
[East Siberian grayling]



Asia
Max. Length 39.6 cm SL
Thymallus svetovidovi Knizhin & Weiss, 2009

Photo by Photo by Ratschan, C.
 
Thymallus svetovidovi
[Upper Yenisei grayling]



Europe
Max. Length 60 cm TL
Thymallus thymallus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Photo by Photo by Svensen, R.
 
Thymallus thymallus
[Grayling]



Asia
Max. Length 25.5 cm SL
Thymallus tugarinae Knizhin, Antonov, Safronov & Weiss, 2007

Photo by Photo by Knizhin, I.
 
Thymallus tugarinae
[lower Amur grayling]
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Max. Length 20 cm TL

 
Thymallus yaluensis
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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Thymallus arcticus Arctic grayling North America 76 TL 1776
Thymallus baicalensis Baikal black grayling Asia 38.2 TL 1874
Thymallus brevipinnis Asia 1931
Thymallus brevirostris Mongolian grayling Asia 39 TL 1879
Thymallus burejensis Asia 2004
Thymallus flavomaculatus Yellow-spotted grayling Asia 2006
Thymallus grubii Amur grayling Asia 30 TL 1869
Thymallus mertensii Europe 1848
Thymallus nigrescens Kosogol grayling Asia 48.4 TL 1923
Thymallus pallasii East Siberian grayling Asia 44 TL 1848
Thymallus svetovidovi Upper Yenisei grayling Asia 39.6 SL 2009
Thymallus thymallus Grayling Europe 60 TL 1758
Thymallus tugarinae lower Amur grayling Asia 25.5 SL 2007
Thymallus yaluensis Asia 20 TL 1928



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