Gyrinichthys minytremus

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Gyrinichthys minytremus
Not evaluated (IUCN 3.1)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Scorpaeniformes
Family: Liparidae
Genus: Gyrinichthys
Species: G. minytremus
Binomial name
Gyrinichthys minytremus

Gyrinichthys minytremus is a species of snailfish from the northeastern Pacific Ocean where a single specimen was found once at a depth of 640 metres (2,100 ft) near Unalaska island. It is also the only member of its genus.[1][2]


  1. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2012). "Gyrinichthys minytremus" in FishBase. December 2012 version.
  2. ^ Catalog of Fishes