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Family: Axonolaimidae (See list of species below)

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17 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Ascolaimus elongatus
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Axonolaimus demani
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Axonolaimus spinosus
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Campylaimus cylindricus
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Campylaimus gerlachi
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Campylaimus mirus
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Chitwoodia falcata
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Chitwoodia menora
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Diplopeltoides ornatus
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Diplopeltula breviceps
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Metaraeolaimoides oxystoma
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Odontophora armata
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Odontophora marina
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Odontophora setosa
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Pararaeolaimus nudus
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Synodontium sansingi
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Tarvaia angusta
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17 Species of Family Axonolaimidae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Ascolaimus elongatus Northeast Atlantic
Axonolaimus demani Northeast Atlantic
Axonolaimus spinosus Northwest Atlantic
Campylaimus cylindricus Northeast Atlantic
Campylaimus gerlachi Northeast Atlantic
Campylaimus mirus Northeast Atlantic
Chitwoodia falcata Northeast Atlantic
Chitwoodia menora Northeast Atlantic
Diplopeltoides ornatus Northeast Atlantic
Diplopeltula breviceps Northeast Atlantic
Metaraeolaimoides oxystoma Northeast Atlantic
Odontophora armata Northeast Atlantic
Odontophora marina Northeast Atlantic
Odontophora setosa Northeast Atlantic
Pararaeolaimus nudus Northeast Atlantic
Synodontium sansingi Northeast Atlantic
Tarvaia angusta Northeast Atlantic



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