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Family: Acmaeidae (See list of species below)

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34 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Acmaea juanina
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Acmaea mitra
[Dunce cap limpet]
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Acmaea subrugosa
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Bathyacmaea secunda
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Notoacmea alta
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Notoacmea badia
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Notoacmea cellanoides
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Notoacmea daedala
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Notoacmea elongata
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Notoacmea fenestrata
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Notoacmea flammea
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Notoacmea helmsi
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Notoacmea inconspicua
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Notoacmea parviconoidea
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Notoacmea persona
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Notoacmea petterdi
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Notoacmea pileopsis
[black-edged limpet]
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Notoacmea potae
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Notoacmea rapida
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Notoacmea scapha
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Notoacmea schrenckii
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Notoacmea scopulina
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Notoacmea scutum
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Notoacmea sturnus
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Notoacmea subantarctica
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Notoacmea subtilis
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Notoacmea turbatrix
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Pectinodonta arcuata
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Pectinodonta aupouria
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Pectinodonta marinovichi
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Pectinodonta morioria
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Pectinodonta rhyssa
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Problacmaea moskalevi
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Problacmaea sybaritica
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34 Species of Family Acmaeidae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Acmaea juanina Southeast Pacific
Acmaea mitra Dunce cap limpet Pacific Ocean and Northwe 3.5 TL
Acmaea subrugosa Southwest Atlantic 3 DL
Bathyacmaea secunda Northwest Pacific
Notoacmea alta Eastern Indian Ocean
Notoacmea badia Southwest Pacific
Notoacmea cellanoides Southwest Pacific
Notoacmea daedala Southwest Pacific
Notoacmea elongata Southwest Pacific
Notoacmea fenestrata Northeast Pacific
Notoacmea flammea Eastern Indian Ocean
Notoacmea helmsi Southwest Pacific
Notoacmea inconspicua Southwest Pacific
Notoacmea parviconoidea Southwest Pacific
Notoacmea persona Pacific Ocean
Notoacmea petterdi Indo-West Pacific
Notoacmea pileopsis black-edged limpet Southwest Pacific
Notoacmea potae Southwest Pacific
Notoacmea rapida Southwest Pacific
Notoacmea scapha Southwest Pacific
Notoacmea schrenckii Northwest Pacific
Notoacmea scopulina Southwest Pacific
Notoacmea scutum Northeast Pacific
Notoacmea sturnus Southwest Pacific
Notoacmea subantarctica Southwest Pacific
Notoacmea subtilis Southwest Pacific
Notoacmea turbatrix Southwest Pacific
Pectinodonta arcuata Western Atlantic 1.45 DL
Pectinodonta aupouria Southwest Pacific
Pectinodonta marinovichi Southwest Pacific
Pectinodonta morioria Southwest Pacific
Pectinodonta rhyssa Northwest Pacific
Problacmaea moskalevi Northwest Pacific
Problacmaea sybaritica Northern Pacific.



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