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Family: Lamellariidae (See list of species below)

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20 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Calyptoconcha pellucida
[transluscent lamellaria]


Chelyonotus nigra
[network lamellaria]
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Lamellaria elata
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Lamellaria koto
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Lamellaria latens
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Lamellaria leucosphaera
[white-ball lamellaria]
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Lamellaria ophione
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Lamellaria perspicua
[transparent lamellaria]
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Marsenina ampla
[great lamellaria]
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Marsenina glabra
[bald lamellaria]
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Marsenina globosa
[rotund lamellaria]
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Marsenina rhombica
[rhombic lamellaria]
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Marsenina stearnsii
[stearn's ear shell]


Marseniopsis conica
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Marseniopsis mollis
[]
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Marseniopsis pacifica
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Onchidiopsis brevipes
[spherical blob snail]
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Onchidiopsis corys
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Onchidiopsis glacialis
[icy lamellaria]
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Onchidiopsis kingmaruensis
[Baffin lamellaria]
20 Species of Family Lamellariidae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Calyptoconcha pellucida transluscent lamellaria North America. 1.28 DL
Chelyonotus nigra network lamellaria Indo-West Pacific.
Lamellaria elata Southeast Pacific and Sou 1.9 DL
Lamellaria koto Western Central Atlantic. 1.8 DL
Lamellaria latens Northeast Atlantic and th
Lamellaria leucosphaera white-ball lamellaria Western Central Atlantic. 1.6 DL
Lamellaria ophione Indo-West Pacific
Lamellaria perspicua transparent lamellaria Southeast Pacific, Atlant 2 DL
Marsenina ampla great lamellaria North America. 1.1 DL
Marsenina glabra bald lamellaria Northern Atlantic and the 1.8 DL
Marsenina globosa rotund lamellaria Western Central Atlantic 1.55 DL
Marsenina rhombica rhombic lamellaria Eastern Pacific
Marsenina stearnsii stearn's ear shell Northeast Pacific
Marseniopsis conica Antarctic Atlantic 1.5 DL
Marseniopsis mollis Antarctic
Marseniopsis pacifica Antarctic, Western Atlant 1.8 DL
Onchidiopsis brevipes spherical blob snail Arctic, Northern Pacific
Onchidiopsis corys Western Atlantic. 2 DL
Onchidiopsis glacialis icy lamellaria Arctic, Northern Pacific 1.8 DL
Onchidiopsis kingmaruensis Baffin lamellaria North America. 2.4 DL



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