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Family: Phyllodocidae (See list of species below)

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143 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Anaitides citrina
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Anaitides groenlandica
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Anaitides madeirensis
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Anaitides medipapillata
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Anaitides multiseriata
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Anaitides subulifera
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Anaitides williamsi
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Austrophyllum charcoti
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Austrophylum exsilium
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Bergstroemia nigrimaculata
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Chaetoparia nilssoni
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Eteone aestuarina
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Eteone balboensis
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Eteone barbata
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Eteone californica
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Eteone dilatae
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Eteone flava
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Eteone foliosa
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Eteone heteropoda
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Eteone lactea
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Eteone lighti
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Eteone longa
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Eteone ornata
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Eteone pacifica
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Eteone pusilla
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Eteone sculpta
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Eteone siphodonta
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Eteone spetsbergensis
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Eteone spilotus
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Eteone tuberculata
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Eulalia anoculata
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Eulalia bilineata
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Eulalia brunnea
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Eulalia clavigera
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Eulalia expusilla
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Eulalia hutchinsonensis
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Eulalia levicornuta
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Eulalia microphylla
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Eulalia mustela
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Eulalia myriacyclum
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Eulalia myriacyda
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Eulalia papillosa
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Eulalia quadrioculata
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Eulalia sanguinea
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Eulalia tripunctata
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Eulalia uschakovi
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Eulalia varia
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Eulalia viridis
[greenleaf worm]
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Eumida alvini
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Eumida bahusiensis
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Eumida bifoliata
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Eumida longicornuta
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Eumida muriatica
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Eumida punctifera
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Eumida sanguinea
[blood-colored phyllodocid worm]
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Eumida tubiformis
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Eumida venustissima
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Galapagomystides aristata
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Genetyllis castanea
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Genetyllis polyphylla
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Hesionura augeneri
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Hesionura coineaui
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Hesionura elongata
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Hesionura fragilis
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Hesionura laubieri
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Hesionura serrata
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Lugia pterophora
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Mysta ornata
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Mysta picta
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Mysta tchangsii
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Mystides angolaensis
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Mystides borealis
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Mystides caeca
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Mystides limbata
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Nereiphylla castanea
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Nereiphylla fragilis
[green oyster worm]
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Nereiphylla gruai
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Nereiphylla magnaoculata
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Nereiphylla mimica
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Nereiphylla paretti
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Nereiphylla pusilla
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Nereiphylla rubiginosa
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Notophyllum foliosum
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Notophyllum splendens
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Paranaitis bowersi
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Paranaitis gardineri
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Paranaitis kosteriensis
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Paranaitis papillosa
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Paranaitis polynoides
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Paranaitis speciosa
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Paranaitis wahlbergi
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Paranaitis zeylanica
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Phyllodoce arenae
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Phyllodoce bulbosa
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Phyllodoce chinensis
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Phyllodoce cuspidata
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Phyllodoce dissotyla
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Phyllodoce erythraeensis
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Phyllodoce erythrophylla
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Phyllodoce ferruginea
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Phyllodoce fristedti
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Phyllodoce gracilis
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Phyllodoce groenlandica
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Phyllodoce hartmanae
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Phyllodoce lamelligera
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Phyllodoce laminosa
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Phyllodoce lineata
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Phyllodoce longifrons
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Phyllodoce longipes
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Phyllodoce macrolepidota
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Phyllodoce maculata
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Phyllodoce madeirensis
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Phyllodoce malmgreni
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Phyllodoce monroi
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Phyllodoce mucosa
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Phyllodoce panamensis
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Phyllodoce quadraticeps
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Phyllodoce rosea
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Phyllodoce sanctijosephi
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Phyllodoce schmardaei
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Phyllodoce tenuissima
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Phyllodoce tortugae
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Phyllodoce violacea
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Pirakia punctifera
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Protomyst/des verenae
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Protomystides bidentata
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Protomystides confusa
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Protomystides papillosa
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Pseudomystides limbata
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Pseudomystides spinachia
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Pterocirrus foliosus
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Pterocirrus limbata
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Pterocirrus macroceros
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Pterocirrus parvoseta
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Sige belizensis
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Sige bifoliata
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Sige brunnea
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Sige californiensis
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Sige fusigera
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Sige parvicirrus
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Steggoa hunteri
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Steggoa magalaensis
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Steggoa peruana
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143 Species of Family Phyllodocidae
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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Anaitides citrina Northeast Pacific
Anaitides groenlandica Eastern Pacific, Northeas
Anaitides madeirensis Circumglobal in tropical 9 BL
Anaitides medipapillata Eastern Pacific
Anaitides multiseriata Eastern Pacific
Anaitides subulifera Northeast Atlantic
Anaitides williamsi Eastern Pacific
Austrophyllum charcoti Southeast Pacific
Austrophylum exsilium Eastern Pacific
Bergstroemia nigrimaculata Eastern Pacific
Chaetoparia nilssoni Mediterranean Sea.
Eteone aestuarina Eastern Pacific
Eteone balboensis Eastern Pacific
Eteone barbata Arctic and Northern Atlan
Eteone californica Eastern Pacific
Eteone dilatae Eastern Pacific
Eteone flava Arctic, Northern Atlantic
Eteone foliosa Atlantic Ocean and the Me
Eteone heteropoda Western Central Atlantic
Eteone lactea Atlantic Ocean and the Me
Eteone lighti Eastern Pacific
Eteone longa Eastern Pacific, Northern
Eteone ornata Western Indian Ocean
Eteone pacifica Eastern Pacific
Eteone pusilla Northeast Atlantic
Eteone sculpta Antarctic Atlantic and So
Eteone siphodonta Western Pacific and the M
Eteone spetsbergensis Arctic and Northwest Atla
Eteone spilotus Northeast Pacific
Eteone tuberculata Northeast Pacific
Eulalia anoculata Eastern Pacific
Eulalia bilineata Atlantic Ocean, the Medit
Eulalia brunnea Mediterranean Sea.
Eulalia clavigera Mediterranean Sea.
Eulalia expusilla Mediterranean Sea.
Eulalia hutchinsonensis Western Central Atlantic
Eulalia levicornuta Northeast Pacific
Eulalia microphylla Western Central Pacific.
Eulalia mustela Mediterranean Sea.
Eulalia myriacyclum Western Central Atlantic
Eulalia myriacyda Western Central Atlantic
Eulalia papillosa Eastern Central Pacific.
Eulalia quadrioculata Northeast Pacific
Eulalia sanguinea Eastern Pacific.
Eulalia tripunctata Mediterranean Sea.
Eulalia uschakovi Eastern Pacific
Eulalia varia Antarctic Indian Ocean
Eulalia viridis greenleaf worm Northeast Atlantic, the M
Eumida alvini Western Central Atlantic
Eumida bahusiensis Northeast Atlantic
Eumida bifoliata Eastern Pacific
Eumida longicornuta Northeast Pacific
Eumida muriatica Western Central Atlantic
Eumida punctifera Atlantic Ocean.
Eumida sanguinea blood-colored phyllodocid worm Atlantic Ocean, Indo-Paci 6 TL
Eumida tubiformis Northeast Pacific
Eumida venustissima Mediterranean Sea.
Galapagomystides aristata Southwest Pacific.
Genetyllis castanea Indo-West Pacific.
Genetyllis polyphylla Antarctic Indian Ocean
Hesionura augeneri Northeast Atlantic
Hesionura coineaui Western Central Atlantic
Hesionura elongata Atlantic Ocean and the Me 2 TL
Hesionura fragilis Western Central Atlantic
Hesionura laubieri Western Central Atlantic
Hesionura serrata Western Indian Ocean and
Lugia pterophora Mediterranean Sea.
Mysta ornata Western Pacific
Mysta picta Northeast Atlantic and th
Mysta tchangsii Northwest Pacific
Mystides angolaensis Western Central Pacific
Mystides borealis Atlantic, Arctic Oceans a
Mystides caeca Mediterranean Sea.
Mystides limbata Northeast Atlantic
Nereiphylla castanea Indo-Pacific and Western
Nereiphylla fragilis green oyster worm Western Central Atlantic
Nereiphylla gruai Antarctic Indian Ocean
Nereiphylla magnaoculata Western Central Atlantic
Nereiphylla mimica Western Central Atlantic
Nereiphylla paretti Western Central Atlantic,
Nereiphylla pusilla Mediterranean Sea.
Nereiphylla rubiginosa Mediterranean Sea.
Notophyllum foliosum Northeast Atlantic and th
Notophyllum splendens Southeast Atlantic and In
Paranaitis bowersi Antarctic Atlantic
Paranaitis gardineri Western Central Atlantic
Paranaitis kosteriensis Mediterranean
Paranaitis papillosa Western Central Atlantic
Paranaitis polynoides Western Central Atlantic
Paranaitis speciosa Western Central Atlantic
Paranaitis wahlbergi Mediterranean Sea.
Paranaitis zeylanica Western Central Pacific
Phyllodoce arenae Western Central Atlantic
Phyllodoce bulbosa Southeast Pacific
Phyllodoce chinensis Northwest Pacific
Phyllodoce cuspidata Northeast Pacific
Phyllodoce dissotyla Indo-West Pacific
Phyllodoce erythraeensis Western Indian Ocean
Phyllodoce erythrophylla Western Central Atlantic
Phyllodoce ferruginea Eastern Pacific
Phyllodoce fristedti Indo-West Pacific
Phyllodoce gracilis Indo-West Pacific
Phyllodoce groenlandica Eastern Pacific and Atlan
Phyllodoce hartmanae Northeast Pacific
Phyllodoce lamelligera Pacific Ocean
Phyllodoce laminosa Northeast Atlantic and th
Phyllodoce lineata Northeast Atlantic and th
Phyllodoce longifrons Western Indian Ocean
Phyllodoce longipes Atlantic Ocean, the Medit
Phyllodoce macrolepidota Indo-Pacific
Phyllodoce maculata Western Indian Ocean, Nor
Phyllodoce madeirensis Indo-Pacific, Atlantic Oc
Phyllodoce malmgreni Indo-West Pacific
Phyllodoce monroi Antarctic Indian Ocean
Phyllodoce mucosa Eastern Pacific, Atlantic
Phyllodoce panamensis Western Central Atlantic
Phyllodoce quadraticeps Indo-West Pacific
Phyllodoce rosea Northeast Atlantic and th
Phyllodoce sanctijosephi Western Indian Ocean
Phyllodoce schmardaei Western Central Pacific
Phyllodoce tenuissima Indo-West Pacific
Phyllodoce tortugae Western Central Atlantic
Phyllodoce violacea Western Central Pacific
Pirakia punctifera Mediterranean Sea.
Protomyst/des verenae Northeast Pacific.
Protomystides bidentata Western Central Atlantic
Protomystides confusa Western Central Atlantic
Protomystides papillosa Eastern Pacific
Pseudomystides limbata Mediterranean Sea.
Pseudomystides spinachia Mediterranean Sea.
Pterocirrus foliosus Western Central Atlantic
Pterocirrus limbata Mediterranean
Pterocirrus macroceros Indo-Pacific, Western Cen
Pterocirrus parvoseta Northeast Pacific
Sige belizensis Western Central Atlantic
Sige bifoliata Eastern Pacific
Sige brunnea Eastern Pacific
Sige californiensis Eastern Pacific
Sige fusigera Mediterranean Sea.
Sige parvicirrus Western Central Atlantic
Steggoa hunteri Antarctic Atlantic
Steggoa magalaensis Antarctic and Indo-Pacifi
Steggoa peruana Eastern Pacific



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