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Family: Nuculanidae (See list of species below)

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91 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Adrana egregia
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Adrana electa
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Bathyspinula calcar
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Bathyspinula kermadecensis
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Epicodakia minuata
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Jupiteria manawatawhia
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Jupiteria wolffi
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Ledella fiascona
[Baja miniature nutclam]
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Ledella finlayi
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Ledella herdmani
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Ledella kermadecensis
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Ledella marisnostri
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Ledella messanensis
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Ledella solidula
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Ledella sublevis
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Ledella ultima
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Neilonella japonica
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Neilonella soyoae
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Nuculana acuta
[pointed nutclam]
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Nuculana anakena
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Nuculana arai
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Nuculana aspecta
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Nuculana bellula
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Nuculana bipennis
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Nuculana carpenteri
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Nuculana caudata
[tailed nutclam]
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Nuculana cellulita
[fine-lined nutclam]


Nuculana cestrota
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Nuculana commutata
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Nuculana concentrica
[concentric nutclam]
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Nuculana confusa
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Nuculana crenulata
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Nuculana cuneata
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Nuculana cuspidata
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Nuculana elenensis
[Ecuador nutclam]
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Nuculana gordonis
[Gordon nutclam]
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Nuculana hamata
[hooked nutclam]
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Nuculana hebes
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Nuculana husamaru
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Nuculana illirica
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Nuculana inaequisculpta
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Nuculana investigator
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Nuculana jamaicensis
[Jamaica nutclam]
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Nuculana karlmartini
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Nuculana kawamurai
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Nuculana larranagai
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Nuculana leonina
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Nuculana marella
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Nuculana messanensis
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Nuculana minuta
[minute nutclam]
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Nuculana navisa
[ship nutclam]
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Nuculana novaeguineensis
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Nuculana orixa
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Nuculana parva
[dwarf nutclam]
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Nuculana pella
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Nuculana penderi
[sharp-point nutclam]


Nuculana pernula
[northern nutclam]
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Nuculana pernuloides
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Nuculana platessa
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Nuculana procumbens
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Nuculana radiata
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Nuculana sadoensis
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Nuculana scalata
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Nuculana sematensis
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Nuculana semen
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Nuculana sinensis
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Nuculana solida
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Nuculana solidifacta
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Nuculana soyomaruae
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Nuculana subaequilatera
[unequal nutclam]
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Nuculana takaoensis
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Nuculana taphria
[furrowed nutclam]
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Nuculana tenuisulcata
[thin nut clam]
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Nuculana ultima
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Nuculana verrilliana
[barbed nutclam]
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Nuculana vitrea
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Nuculana whitensis
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Nuculana yokoyamai
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Parayoldiella kermadecensis
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Poroleda lanceolata
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Saccella brookei
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Saccella confusa
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Saccella gordonis
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Saccella hedleyi
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Saccella kirai
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Saccella maxwelli
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Saccella sematensis
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Scissuladrana ludmillae
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Tindaria salaria
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Yoldiella hamiltoni
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Yoldiella powelli
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91 Species of Family Nuculanidae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Adrana egregia Western Atlantic.
Adrana electa Western Atlantic. 4.5 DL
Bathyspinula calcar Pacific Ocean
Bathyspinula kermadecensis Southwest Pacific
Epicodakia minuata Western Indian Ocean 0.97 TL
Jupiteria manawatawhia Southwest Pacific
Jupiteria wolffi Southwest Pacific
Ledella fiascona Baja miniature nutclam Eastern Pacific.
Ledella finlayi Southwest Pacific
Ledella herdmani Southwest Pacific
Ledella kermadecensis Southwest Pacific
Ledella marisnostri Mediterranean Sea.
Ledella messanensis Mediterranean Sea.
Ledella solidula Western Atlantic.
Ledella sublevis Atlantic Ocean.
Ledella ultima Northwest Atlantic
Neilonella japonica Western Central Pacific
Neilonella soyoae Western Central Pacific
Nuculana acuta pointed nutclam Western Atlantic. 1 DL
Nuculana anakena Southeast Pacific
Nuculana arai Northwest Pacific
Nuculana aspecta Western Atlantic.
Nuculana bellula Southwest Pacific
Nuculana bipennis Western Atlantic.
Nuculana carpenteri Western Atlantic.
Nuculana caudata tailed nutclam Western Atlantic.
Nuculana cellulita fine-lined nutclam Eastern Pacific.
Nuculana cestrota Western Atlantic
Nuculana commutata Mediterranean Sea
Nuculana concentrica concentric nutclam Western Atlantic. 1.8 DL
Nuculana confusa Western Pacific.
Nuculana crenulata Western Atlantic.
Nuculana cuneata Eastern Pacific.
Nuculana cuspidata Northwest Pacific
Nuculana elenensis Ecuador nutclam Eastern Pacific.
Nuculana gordonis Gordon nutclam Northwest Pacific
Nuculana hamata hooked nutclam Eastern Pacific.
Nuculana hebes Western Atlantic.
Nuculana husamaru Northwest Pacific
Nuculana illirica Mediterranean Sea.
Nuculana inaequisculpta Antarctica Pacific 0.5 SHL
Nuculana investigator Southwest Pacific
Nuculana jamaicensis Jamaica nutclam Western Atlantic.
Nuculana karlmartini Western Atlantic.
Nuculana kawamurai Northwest Pacific
Nuculana larranagai Western Atlantic. 0.5 DL
Nuculana leonina Canada
Nuculana marella Western Atlantic. 0.46 DL
Nuculana messanensis Western Atlantic
Nuculana minuta minute nutclam Western Atlantic, Eastern
Nuculana navisa ship nutclam Eastern Pacific.
Nuculana novaeguineensis Western Central Pacific
Nuculana orixa Western Atlantic.
Nuculana parva dwarf nutclam Northwest Atlantic
Nuculana pella Mediterranean Sea
Nuculana penderi sharp-point nutclam Eastern Pacific.
Nuculana pernula northern nutclam Arctic, Atlantic and Paci 1.76 DL
Nuculana pernuloides Northwest Pacific
Nuculana platessa Western Atlantic 1.03 DL
Nuculana procumbens Western Pacific
Nuculana radiata Arctic
Nuculana sadoensis Northwest Pacific.
Nuculana scalata Western Pacific.
Nuculana sematensis Northwest Pacific
Nuculana semen Western Atlantic.
Nuculana sinensis Western Pacific
Nuculana solida Western Atlantic.
Nuculana solidifacta Western Central Atlantic
Nuculana soyomaruae Northwest Pacific
Nuculana subaequilatera unequal nutclam Western Atlantic.
Nuculana takaoensis Northwest Pacific.
Nuculana taphria furrowed nutclam Eastern Pacific.
Nuculana tenuisulcata thin nut clam Western Atlantic, Northwe
Nuculana ultima Antarctica.
Nuculana verrilliana barbed nutclam Western Atlantic.
Nuculana vitrea Western Central Atlantic
Nuculana whitensis Western Atlantic.
Nuculana yokoyamai Northwest Pacific
Parayoldiella kermadecensis Southwest Pacific
Poroleda lanceolata Southwest Pacific
Saccella brookei Western Indian Ocean
Saccella confusa Northwest Pacific
Saccella gordonis Northwest Pacific
Saccella hedleyi Southwest Pacific
Saccella kirai Western Pacific
Saccella maxwelli Southwest Pacific
Saccella sematensis Northwest Pacific
Scissuladrana ludmillae Western Atlantic. 4 DL
Tindaria salaria Southeast Pacific
Yoldiella hamiltoni Southwest Pacific
Yoldiella powelli Southwest Pacific



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