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Family: Phoxocephalidae (See list of species below)

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60 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Cephalophoxoides homilis
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Cephalophoxoides kergueleni
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Eobrolgus chumashi
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Eobrolgus spinosus
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Eyakia robusta
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Foxiphalus cognatus
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Foxiphalus falciformis
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Foxiphalus obtusidens
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Foxiphalus similis
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Foxiphalus slatteryi
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Foxiphalus xiximeus
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Fuegiphoxus fuegiensis
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Harpinia antennaria
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Harpinia crenulata
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Harpinia laevis
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Harpinia mucronata
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Harpinia pectinata
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Harpinia plumosa
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Harpinia propinqua
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Harpinia serrata
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Harpinia truncata
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Harpiniopsis amundseni
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Harpiniopsis fulgens
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Harpiniopsis hayashisanae
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Harpiniopsis similis
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Harpiniopsis vadiculus
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Heterophoxus affinis
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Heterophoxus conlanae
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Heterophoxus ellisi
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Heterophoxus oculatus
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Heterophoxus trichosus
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Heterophoxus videns
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Mandibulophoxus mayi
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Metaphoxus frequens
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Metaphoxus fultoni
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Metharpinia floridana
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Metharpinia oripacifica
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Microphoxus minimus
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Parametaphoxus quaylei
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Paraphoxus communis
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Paraphoxus gracilis
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Paraphoxus oculatus
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Paraphoxus pacificus
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Parharpinia rotundifrons
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Phoxocephalus holbolli
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Proharpinia antipoda
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Protophoxus australis
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Pseudharpinia cariniceps
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Pseudharpinia obtusifrons
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Rhepoxynius abronius
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Rhepoxynius barnardi
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Rhepoxynius bicuspidatus
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Rhepoxynius boreovariatus
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Rhepoxynius daboius
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Rhepoxynius epistomus
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Rhepoxynius hudsoni
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Rhepoxynius pallidus
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Rhepoxynius tridentatus
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Rhepoxynius variatus
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Rhepoxynius vigitegus
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60 Species of Family Phoxocephalidae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Cephalophoxoides homilis Northeast Pacific
Cephalophoxoides kergueleni Southern Ocean
Eobrolgus chumashi Northeast Pacific
Eobrolgus spinosus Western Central Atlantic
Eyakia robusta Northeast Pacific
Foxiphalus cognatus Northeast Pacific
Foxiphalus falciformis Northeast Pacific
Foxiphalus obtusidens Northeast Pacific
Foxiphalus similis Northeast Pacific
Foxiphalus slatteryi Northeast Pacific
Foxiphalus xiximeus Northeast Pacific
Fuegiphoxus fuegiensis Antarctic Atlantic.
Harpinia antennaria Northeast Atlantic, Medit
Harpinia crenulata Northern Atlantic and the
Harpinia laevis Northeast Atlantic
Harpinia mucronata Arctic and Northwest Atla
Harpinia pectinata Northeast Atlantic and th
Harpinia plumosa Arctic and Northwest Atla
Harpinia propinqua Arctic and Northwest Atla
Harpinia serrata Arctic and Northernt Atla
Harpinia truncata Northeast Atlantic and th
Harpiniopsis amundseni Arctic
Harpiniopsis fulgens Pacific Ocean.
Harpiniopsis hayashisanae Northwest Pacific
Harpiniopsis similis Arctic
Harpiniopsis vadiculus Northwest Pacific
Heterophoxus affinis Northeast Pacific
Heterophoxus conlanae Northeast Pacific
Heterophoxus ellisi Northeast Pacific
Heterophoxus oculatus Western Atlantic
Heterophoxus trichosus Antarctic Atlantic.
Heterophoxus videns Southern Ocean
Mandibulophoxus mayi Northeast Pacific
Metaphoxus frequens Northeast Pacific
Metaphoxus fultoni Northeast Pacific and the
Metharpinia floridana Western Central Atlantic
Metharpinia oripacifica Western Atlantic
Microphoxus minimus Western Atlantic
Parametaphoxus quaylei Northeast Pacific
Paraphoxus communis Northeast Pacific
Paraphoxus gracilis Northeast Pacific
Paraphoxus oculatus Northwest Pacific, Arctic
Paraphoxus pacificus Northeast Pacific
Parharpinia rotundifrons Antarctic Atlantic
Phoxocephalus holbolli Northeast Atlantic and th
Proharpinia antipoda Antarctic Atlantic.
Protophoxus australis Western Pacific
Pseudharpinia cariniceps Antarctic Atlantic
Pseudharpinia obtusifrons Southern Ocean
Rhepoxynius abronius Canada
Rhepoxynius barnardi Canada
Rhepoxynius bicuspidatus Canada
Rhepoxynius boreovariatus Canada
Rhepoxynius daboius Canada
Rhepoxynius epistomus Western Atlantic
Rhepoxynius hudsoni Western Central Atlantic
Rhepoxynius pallidus Canada
Rhepoxynius tridentatus Canada
Rhepoxynius variatus Canada
Rhepoxynius vigitegus Canada



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