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Non-fish Identification: Find Species

Family: Melphidippidae (See list of species below)

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10 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Hornellia incerta
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Hornellia occidentalis
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Hornellia tequestae
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Melphidippa amorita
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Melphidippa antarctica
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Melphidippa borealis
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Melphidippa serrata
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Melphidippella macra
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Melphisana bola
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Melphisana madagascarensis
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10 Species of Family Melphidippidae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Hornellia incerta Western Central Pacific
Hornellia occidentalis Eastern Central Pacific
Hornellia tequestae Western Central Atlantic
Melphidippa amorita Northeast Pacific
Melphidippa antarctica Antarctic Atlantic
Melphidippa borealis Northeast Atlantic
Melphidippa serrata Southern Ocean
Melphidippella macra Northeast Atlantic
Melphisana bola Northeast Pacific
Melphisana madagascarensis Indo-West Pacific.



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