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Family: Triphoridae (See list of species below)

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183 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Aclophora robusta
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Aclophora sagei
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Aclophora xystica
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Bouchetriphora pallida
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Brucetriphora granifera
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Cautor minutulus
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Cautotriphora alveolata
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Cautotriphora hervieri
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Cheirodonta apexcrassum
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Cheirodonta decollata
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Cheirodonta miskitorum
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Cheirodonta pallescens
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Cheirodonta verbernei
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Coriophora hungerfordi
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Cosmotriphora arnoldoi
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Cosmotriphora decorata
[mottled triphora]
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Cosmotriphora dupliniana
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Cosmotriphora melanura
[white Atlantic triphora]
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Cosmotriphora oreodoxa
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Euthymella bilix
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Euthymella concors
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Eutriphora auffenbergi
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Eutriphora bermudensis
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Inella apexbilirata
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Inella asperrima
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Inella colon
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Inella differens
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Inella dinea
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Inella enopla
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Inella faberi
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Inella gaesona
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Inella gigas
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Inella harryleei
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Inella japonica
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Inella maxillaris
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Inella meteora
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Inella noduloides
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Inella pinarena
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Inella pompona
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Inella pseudolongissima
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Inella pseudotorticula
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Inella pyramidalis
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Inella ryosukei
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Inella sarissa
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Inella sentoma
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Inella slapcinskyi
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Inella spicula
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Inella torticula
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Inella undebermuda
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Inella unicornium
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Iniforis albogranosa
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Iniforis carmelae
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Iniforis casta
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Iniforis immaculata
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Iniforis limitaris
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Iniforis pseudothomae
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Iniforis turristhomae
[St. Thomas triphora]
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Iniformis formosula
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Iniformis hinuhinu
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Isotriphora guanahacabibes
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Isotriphora peetersae
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Isotriphora taenialba
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Joculator albocinctum
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Joculator semipicta
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Joculator semipictus
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Joculator sublima
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Latitriphora albida
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Marshallora adversa
[reversed needle welk]
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Marshallora apexdiversus
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Marshallora nicaraguensis
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Marshallora nichupte
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Marshallora nigrocincta
[black-line triphora]
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Marshallora ostenta
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Mastonia cingulifera
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Mastonia clavata
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Mastonia cnodax
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Mastonia guamensis
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Mastonia lamberti
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Mastonia millepunctata
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Mastonia rubra
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Mastoniaeforis jousseaumei
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Mastoniaeforis lifuana
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Mesophora granosa
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Mesophora novem
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Metaxia abrupta
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Metaxia bacillum
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Metaxia espinosai
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Metaxia exaltata
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Metaxia excelsa
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Metaxia kermadecensis
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Metaxia metaxa
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Metaxia metaxae
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Metaxia polynesica
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Metaxia prompta
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Metaxia propinqua
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Metaxia propria
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Metaxia rugulosa
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Metaxia taeniolata
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Metaxia tricarinata
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Metaxia vicina
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Monophorus alboranensis
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Monophorus ateralbus
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Monophorus atrata
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Monophorus erythrosoma
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Monophorus monachus
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Monophorus olivaceus
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Monophorus pantherinus
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Monophorus perversus
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Monophorus thiriotae
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Nototriphora aupouria
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Nototriphora decorata
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Obesula marisnostri
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Opimaphora sarcira
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Pogonodon pseudocanaricus
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Sagenotriphora ampulla
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Sagenotriphora candidula
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Similiphora intermedia
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Similiphora similior
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Strobiligera bigemma
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Strobiligera brychia
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Strobiligera flammulata
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Strobiligera inflata
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Subulophora rutilans
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Tetraphora iniqua
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Tetraphora princeps
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Tetraphora serrana
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Triphora abacoensis
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Triphora amicorum
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Triphora aporema
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Triphora atlantica
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Triphora bathyraphe
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Triphora calva
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Triphora caracca
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Triphora caribbeana
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Triphora compsa
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Triphora cylindrellus
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Triphora ellyae
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Triphora elvirae
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Triphora eucharis
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Triphora exomilisca
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Triphora georgiana
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Triphora grenadensis
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Triphora guadaloupensis
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Triphora hebes
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Triphora hemphilli
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Triphora hircus
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Triphora idonea
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Triphora inaudita
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Triphora indigena
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Triphora intermedia
[intermediate trifora]
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Triphora leucathema
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Triphora lilacina
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Triphora loisae
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Triphora longissima
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Triphora martii
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Triphora medinae
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Triphora nigrocincta
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Triphora ornata
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Triphora osclausum
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Triphora portoricensis
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Triphora pseudonovem
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Triphora pusilla
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Triphora recta
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Triphora regalis
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Triphora rushii
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Triphora somersi
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Triphora taeniolata
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Triphora triserialis
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Triphora truncis
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Triphora tuberculata
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Triphora turtlebayensis
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Triphora vargasi
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Triphora yociusi
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Viriola abbotti
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Viriola bayani
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Viriola cancellata
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Viriola cingulata
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Viriola corrugata
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Viriola elegans
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Viriola elongata
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Viriola incisa
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Viriola pagoda
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Viriola tricincta
[three-plaited triphoria]
183 Species of Family Triphoridae
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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Aclophora robusta Western Central Pacific
Aclophora sagei Western Central Atlantic 0.86 NG
Aclophora xystica Western Central Pacific
Bouchetriphora pallida Southwest Pacific.
Brucetriphora granifera Southwest Pacific
Cautor minutulus Western Central Pacific
Cautotriphora alveolata Western Central Pacific
Cautotriphora hervieri Western Central Pacific
Cheirodonta apexcrassum Western Central Atlantic. 0.278 DL
Cheirodonta decollata Western Central Atlantic. 0.4 DL
Cheirodonta miskitorum Western Atlantic. 0.34 DL
Cheirodonta pallescens Mediterranean Sea.
Cheirodonta verbernei Western Atlantic. 0.32 DL
Coriophora hungerfordi Westerrn Central Pacific
Cosmotriphora arnoldoi Western Central Atlantic. 0.6 DL
Cosmotriphora decorata mottled triphora Western Central Atlantic
Cosmotriphora dupliniana Western Central Atlantic. 0.57 DL
Cosmotriphora melanura white Atlantic triphora Atlantic Ocean and the Me 0.85 DL
Cosmotriphora oreodoxa Western Central Atlantic. 0.82 DL
Euthymella bilix Western Central Pacific
Euthymella concors Western Central Pacific
Eutriphora auffenbergi Western Atlantic. 2.18 DL
Eutriphora bermudensis Western Central Atlantic. 0.61 DL
Inella apexbilirata Western Atlantic. 0.35 DL
Inella asperrima Western Central Pacific
Inella colon Western Central Atlantic. 1.27 DL
Inella differens Western Atlantic. 0.76 DL
Inella dinea Western Atlantic. 1 DL
Inella enopla Western Atlantic. 1.15 DL
Inella faberi Western Atlantic.
Inella gaesona Western Atlantic. 1.2 DL
Inella gigas Western Central Pacific
Inella harryleei Western Atlantic. 1.83 DL
Inella japonica Western Central Pacific
Inella maxillaris Western Central Pacific
Inella meteora Western Atlantic. 0.9 DL
Inella noduloides Western Atlantic. 0.21 DL
Inella pinarena Western Atlantic. 0.6 DL
Inella pompona Western Atlantic. 2.35 DL
Inella pseudolongissima Western Atlantic. 2.2 DL
Inella pseudotorticula Western Atlantic. 1.68 DL
Inella pyramidalis Western Central Pacific
Inella ryosukei Western Central Pacific
Inella sarissa Western Atlantic. 1.55 DL
Inella sentoma Western Atlantic. 2.8 DL
Inella slapcinskyi Western Atlantic. 0.26 DL
Inella spicula Western Central Pacific
Inella torticula Western Atlantic. 2.5 DL
Inella undebermuda Western Atlantic. 1.23 DL
Inella unicornium Western Atlantic. 4.97 DL
Iniforis albogranosa Western Central Pacific
Iniforis carmelae Western Central Atlantic 0.59 DL
Iniforis casta Western Central Atlantic. 0.8 DL
Iniforis immaculata Western Central Atlantic 0.49 DL
Iniforis limitaris Southeast Pacific
Iniforis pseudothomae Western Central Atlantic 0.95 DL
Iniforis turristhomae St. Thomas triphora Western Atlantic. 0.7 DL
Iniformis formosula Western Central Pacific
Iniformis hinuhinu Western Central Pacific
Isotriphora guanahacabibes Western Atlantic. 0.55 DL
Isotriphora peetersae Western Central Atlantic. 0.47 DL
Isotriphora taenialba Western Atlantic. 0.55 DL
Joculator albocinctum Western Central Pacific
Joculator semipicta Western Central Pacific
Joculator semipictus Western Central Pacific
Joculator sublima Southwest Pacific
Latitriphora albida Western Central Atlantic.
Marshallora adversa reversed needle welk Mediterranean Sea.
Marshallora apexdiversus Western Atlantic. 0.62 DL
Marshallora nicaraguensis Western Atlantic. 0.32 DL
Marshallora nichupte Western Central Atlantic. 0.5 DL
Marshallora nigrocincta black-line triphora Western Central Atlantic 0.8 DL
Marshallora ostenta Western Atlantic. 0.55 DL
Mastonia cingulifera Western Central Pacific
Mastonia clavata Western Central Pacific
Mastonia cnodax Western Central Pacific
Mastonia guamensis Western Central Pacific
Mastonia lamberti Western Central Pacific
Mastonia millepunctata Western Central Pacific
Mastonia rubra Western Central Pacific
Mastoniaeforis jousseaumei Western Pacific
Mastoniaeforis lifuana Western Central Pacific
Mesophora granosa Pacific Ocean.
Mesophora novem Western Central Atlantic. 0.72 DL
Metaxia abrupta Atlantic Ocean. 0.63 TL
Metaxia bacillum Mediterranean Sea.
Metaxia espinosai Western Central Atlantic. 0.37 DL
Metaxia exaltata Southwest Pacific
Metaxia excelsa Western Atlantic. 0.6 DL
Metaxia kermadecensis Southwest Pacific
Metaxia metaxa Atlantic Ocean. 0.55 DL
Metaxia metaxae Mediterranean Sea.
Metaxia polynesica Southeast Pacific
Metaxia prompta Western Atlantic. 0.41 DL
Metaxia propinqua Western Atlantic. 0.63 DL
Metaxia propria Western Atlantic. 0.59 DL
Metaxia rugulosa Western Central Atlantic. 0.61 DL
Metaxia taeniolata Western Central Atlantic 0.4 DL
Metaxia tricarinata Western Central Pacific
Metaxia vicina Western Atlantic. 0.3 DL
Monophorus alboranensis Mediterranean Sea.
Monophorus ateralbus Western Central Atlantic. 0.6 DL
Monophorus atrata Western Central Pacific
Monophorus erythrosoma Mediterranean Sea.
Monophorus monachus Western Central Pacific
Monophorus olivaceus Western Central Atlantic. 1 DL
Monophorus pantherinus Mediterranean Sea.
Monophorus perversus Western Indian Ocean and
Monophorus thiriotae Mediterranean Sea.
Nototriphora aupouria Southwest Pacific
Nototriphora decorata Western Atlantic. 1.2 DL
Obesula marisnostri Mediterranean Sea.
Opimaphora sarcira Western Central Pacific
Pogonodon pseudocanaricus Mediterranean Sea.
Sagenotriphora ampulla Southwest Pacific
Sagenotriphora candidula Western Atlantic. 0.5 DL
Similiphora intermedia Western Atlantic. 0.78 DL
Similiphora similior Mediterranean Sea.
Strobiligera bigemma Western Atlantic. 1.52 DL
Strobiligera brychia Mediterranean Sea.
Strobiligera flammulata Mediterranean Sea.
Strobiligera inflata Western Central Atlantic. 0.48 DL
Subulophora rutilans Southwest Pacific
Tetraphora iniqua Western Central Pacific
Tetraphora princeps Western Central Pacific
Tetraphora serrana Western Central Pacific
Triphora abacoensis Western Atlantic. 0.25 DL
Triphora amicorum Western Atlantic.
Triphora aporema Southeast Pacific
Triphora atlantica Eastern Atlantic. 0.9 DL
Triphora bathyraphe Eastern Atlantic. 0.57 DL
Triphora calva Western Atlantic. 0.9 NG
Triphora caracca Western Atlantic. 0.8 DL
Triphora caribbeana Western Atlantic.
Triphora compsa Western Atlantic. 1.2 DL
Triphora cylindrellus Western Central Atlantic. 0.65 DL
Triphora ellyae Western Central Atlantic. 0.37 DL
Triphora elvirae Western Central Atlantic. 0.6 DL
Triphora eucharis Southeast Pacific
Triphora exomilisca Southeast Pacific
Triphora georgiana Western Atlantic. 0.75 DL
Triphora grenadensis Western Atlantic. 0.32 DL
Triphora guadaloupensis Western Atlantic. 0.23 DL
Triphora hebes Atlantic Ocean. 0.61 DL
Triphora hemphilli Western Atlantic and East 0.57 DL
Triphora hircus Western Atlantic. 1.25 DL
Triphora idonea Western Indian Ocean
Triphora inaudita Western Atlantic. 0.54 DL
Triphora indigena Western Atlantic. 0.7 DL
Triphora intermedia intermediate trifora Western Atlantic. 1.1 DL
Triphora leucathema Southeast Pacific
Triphora lilacina Western Central Atlantic. 0.9 DL
Triphora loisae Southeast Pacific
Triphora longissima Western Atlantic 2.79 DL
Triphora martii Western Atlantic. 0.45 DL
Triphora medinae Western Atlantic.
Triphora nigrocincta Western Central Atlantic 8 DL
Triphora ornata Western Atlantic. 1 DL
Triphora osclausum Western Central Atlantic 0.5 DL
Triphora portoricensis Western Atlantic.
Triphora pseudonovem Western Atlantic. 0.73 DL
Triphora pusilla Western Atlantic. 0.54 DL
Triphora recta Eastern Atlantic. 0.5 DL
Triphora regalis Western Central Pacific
Triphora rushii Western Atlantic. 0.5 DL
Triphora somersi Western Atlantic.
Triphora taeniolata Western Central Pacific 4 DL
Triphora triserialis Western Atlantic 0.83 DL
Triphora truncis Western Central Pacific
Triphora tuberculata Western Central Pacific
Triphora turtlebayensis Western Atlantic. 0.41 DL
Triphora vargasi Southeast Pacific
Triphora yociusi Western Atlantic. 0.39 DL
Viriola abbotti Western Central Pacific
Viriola bayani Western Central Pacific
Viriola cancellata Southwest Pacific
Viriola cingulata Western Indian Ocean
Viriola corrugata Indo-West Pacific
Viriola elegans Western Central Pacific
Viriola elongata Western Central Pacific
Viriola incisa Pacific Ocean.
Viriola pagoda Western Central Pacific
Viriola tricincta three-plaited triphoria Western Central Pacific



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