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Family: Skeneidae (See list of species below)

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60 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Akritogyra conspicua
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Bruceiella globulus
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Cirsonella romettensis
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Dasyskenea suavis
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Dikoleps cutleriana
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Dikoleps depressa
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Dikoleps marianae
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Dikoleps nitens
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Dikoleps pruinosa
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Dikoleps rolani
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Dikoleps templadoi
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Dikoleps umbilicostriata
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Fucaria mystax
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Fucaria striata
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Ganesa limata
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Gottoina sulcifera
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Granigyra granulifera
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Haplocochlias onaneyi
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Haplocochlias swifti
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Leptogyra alaskana
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Leptogyra eritmeta
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Leptogyra inconspicua
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Leptogyra inflata
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Leptogyra verrilli
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Leucorhynchia caledonica
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Leucorhynchia tricarinata
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Lissomphalia bithynoides
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Lissotesta gittenbergeri
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Lissotesta mammillata
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Lissotesta strebeli
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Lissotesta turrita
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Lophocochlias minutissimus
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Mikro giustii
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Moelleriopsis messanensis
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Munditiella ammonoceras
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Palazzia ausonia
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Palazzia planorbis
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Parviturbo alboranensis
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Parviturbo calidimaris
[tropical cyclostreme]
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Parviturbo comptus
[neat little top shell]
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Parviturbo dibellai
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Parviturbo francesae
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Parviturbo rehderi
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Parviturbo turbinus
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Parviturbo weberi
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Philorene texturata
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Protolira thorvaldssoni
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Protolira valvatoides
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Pseudorbis granulum
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Skenea basistriata
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Skenea catenoides
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Skenea diaphana
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Skenea divae
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Skenea ossiansarsi
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Skenea pelagia
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Skenea rugulosa
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Skenea serpuloides
[serpuline skenea]
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Skeneoides digeronimoi
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Skeneoides exilissima
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Skeneoides jeffreysii
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60 Species of Family Skeneidae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Akritogyra conspicua Mediterranean Sea.
Bruceiella globulus Western Central Pacific.
Cirsonella romettensis Mediterranean Sea.
Dasyskenea suavis Mediterranean Sea.
Dikoleps cutleriana Mediterranean Sea.
Dikoleps depressa Mediterranean.
Dikoleps marianae Mediterranean.
Dikoleps nitens Mediterranean.
Dikoleps pruinosa Mediterranean.
Dikoleps rolani Mediterranean Sea.
Dikoleps templadoi Mediterranean Sea.
Dikoleps umbilicostriata Mediterranean Sea.
Fucaria mystax Western Central Pacific.
Fucaria striata Northeast Pacific
Ganesa limata Western Atlantic
Gottoina sulcifera Western Pacific
Granigyra granulifera Mediterranean Sea.
Haplocochlias onaneyi Western Central Atlantic
Haplocochlias swifti Western Atlantic. 0.39 DL
Leptogyra alaskana Canada
Leptogyra eritmeta Western Atlantic. 0.15 DL
Leptogyra inconspicua Western Atlantic 0.13 DL
Leptogyra inflata Western Central Pacific.
Leptogyra verrilli Western Atlantic. 0.15 DL
Leucorhynchia caledonica Pacific Ocean.
Leucorhynchia tricarinata Western Pacific
Lissomphalia bithynoides Mediterranean Sea.
Lissotesta gittenbergeri Mediterranean Sea.
Lissotesta mammillata Antarctic Indian Ocean 0.16 DL
Lissotesta strebeli Antarctic Indian Ocean 0.22 DL
Lissotesta turrita Mediterranean Sea.
Lophocochlias minutissimus Eastern Central Pacific
Mikro giustii Mediterranean Sea.
Moelleriopsis messanensis Mediterranean Sea.
Munditiella ammonoceras Western Pacific
Palazzia ausonia Mediterranean Sea.
Palazzia planorbis Europe. 0.13 DL
Parviturbo alboranensis Mediterranean Sea.
Parviturbo calidimaris tropical cyclostreme Western Central Atlantic. 0.2 DL
Parviturbo comptus neat little top shell Western Atlantic 0.23 DL
Parviturbo dibellai Mediterranean Sea.
Parviturbo francesae Western Central Atlantic. 0.34 DL
Parviturbo rehderi Western Atlantic. 0.17 DL
Parviturbo turbinus Western Atlantic. 0.33 DL
Parviturbo weberi Western Atlantic. 0.17 DL
Philorene texturata Southwest Pacific
Protolira thorvaldssoni Atlantic Ocean. 0.42 DL
Protolira valvatoides Northeast Atlantic. 0.35 DL
Pseudorbis granulum Mediterranean Sea.
Skenea basistriata Northeast Atlantic, Arcti 0.24 DL
Skenea catenoides Mediterranean Sea.
Skenea diaphana Western Atlantic. 0.25 DL
Skenea divae Mediterranean Sea.
Skenea ossiansarsi Northeast Atlantic and th
Skenea pelagia Mediterranean Sea.
Skenea rugulosa Atlantic Ocean and the Ar 0.14 DL
Skenea serpuloides serpuline skenea Mediterranean Sea.
Skeneoides digeronimoi Mediterranean Sea.
Skeneoides exilissima Mediterranean Sea.
Skeneoides jeffreysii Mediterranean Sea.



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