Fish Facts - Largest Species

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Great White Shark, Carcharodon carcharias, Isla Guadalupe, Mexico. Terry Goss/GNU

10 Largest Fishes of the World

  1. Whale Shark, Rhincodon typus 2,000 cm
  2. Bignose Fanskate, Sympterygia acuta 1,495 cm
  3. King of Herrings, Regalecus glesne 1,100 cm
  4. Basking Shark, Cetorhinus maximus 900 cm
  5. Spotted Eagle Ray, Aetobatus narinari 880 cm 58652
  6. Giant Manta Ray, Manta birostris 800 cm (WD)
  7. Greenland Shark, Somniosus microcephalus 800 cm
  8. Great White Shark, Carcharodon carcharias cm
  9. Thintail Thresher, Alopias vulpinus 760 cm
  10. Smalltooth Sawfish, Pristis pectinata 760 cm

Source: Fishbase
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