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Family: Solecurtidae short razor clams (See list of species below)

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25 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)


Azorinus chamasolen
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Azorinus coarctatus
[Small short razor]
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Azorinus minutus
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Azorinus scheepmmarkeri
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Sinonovacula constricta
[Chinese razor clam]
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Solecurtus baldwini
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Solecurtus consimilis
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Solecurtus cumingianus
[Corrugate solecurtus]


Solecurtus divaricatus
[Divaricate short razor]
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Solecurtus exaratus
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Solecurtus multistriatus
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Solecurtus philippinarum
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Solecurtus philippinensis
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Solecurtus rhombus
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Solecurtus sanctaemarthae
[Stubby solecurtus]
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Solecurtus scopula
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Solecurtus strigilatus
[Rasp tagelus]
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Solecurtus sulcatus
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Tagelus adansonii
[Adanson's tagelus]
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Tagelus affinis
[Neighbor tagelus]
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Tagelus californianus
[California tagelus]


Tagelus divisus
[Purplish tagelus]
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Tagelus dombeii
[Hard razor clam]
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Tagelus peruvianus
[Duckbill tagelus]


Tagelus plebeius
[Stout tagelus]
25 Species of Family Solecurtidae
(short razor clams)
Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Azorinus chamasolen Mediterranean Sea
Azorinus coarctatus Small short razor Indo-West Pacific. 5 SHL
Azorinus minutus Indo-West Pacific.
Azorinus scheepmmarkeri Western Pacific
Sinonovacula constricta Chinese razor clam Indo-West Pacific
Solecurtus baldwini Eastern Pacific
Solecurtus consimilis Northwest Pacific
Solecurtus cumingianus Corrugate solecurtus North America.
Solecurtus divaricatus Divaricate short razor Western Pacific 7.5 SHL
Solecurtus exaratus Western Pacific
Solecurtus multistriatus Mediterranean Sea
Solecurtus philippinarum Western Pacific
Solecurtus philippinensis Western Central Pacific 5 TL
Solecurtus rhombus Western Pacific.
Solecurtus sanctaemarthae Stubby solecurtus North America.
Solecurtus scopula Mediterranean Sea
Solecurtus strigilatus Rasp tagelus Eastern Central Atlantic
Solecurtus sulcatus Eastern Indian Ocean
Tagelus adansonii Adanson's tagelus Eastern Atlantic
Tagelus affinis Neighbor tagelus Eastern Pacific
Tagelus californianus California tagelus Eastern Pacific
Tagelus divisus Purplish tagelus Western Central Atlantic 4.03 DL
Tagelus dombeii Hard razor clam Eastern Pacific 7.8 SHL
Tagelus peruvianus Duckbill tagelus Eastern Central Pacific.
Tagelus plebeius Stout tagelus Western Atlantic 11.85 DL



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