Cetomimiformes

(redirected from Whalefish)

Cetomimiformes

[‚sēd·ə‚mim·ə′fȯr‚mēz]
(vertebrate zoology)
An order of rare oceanic, deepwater, soft-rayed fishes that are structurally diverse.
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The youngster was developed enough to be recognized as a whalefish but hadn't lost all of its baby features yet.