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Family: Acrochaetiaceae (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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Acrochaetium alariae
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Acrochaetium bahreinii
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Acrochaetium balticum
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Acrochaetium catenulatum
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Acrochaetium corymbiferum
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Acrochaetium discoideum
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Acrochaetium fernandezianum
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Acrochaetium humile
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Acrochaetium hypneae
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Acrochaetium microfilum
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Acrochaetium moniliforme
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Acrochaetium ralfsiae
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Acrochaetium robustum
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Acrochaetium savianum
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Acrochaetium secundatum
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Acrochaetium unipes
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Rhodochorton purpureum
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17 Species of Family Acrochaetiaceae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Acrochaetium alariae Northeast Atlantic
Acrochaetium bahreinii Western Indian Ocean.
Acrochaetium balticum Northeast Atlantic
Acrochaetium catenulatum Southeast Pacific
Acrochaetium corymbiferum Western Central Atlantic
Acrochaetium discoideum Southeast Pacific
Acrochaetium fernandezianum Southeast Pacific
Acrochaetium humile Northeast Atlantic
Acrochaetium hypneae Western Central Atlantic
Acrochaetium microfilum Northeast Atlantic
Acrochaetium moniliforme Southeast Pacific
Acrochaetium ralfsiae Southeast Pacific
Acrochaetium robustum Indo-West Pacific.
Acrochaetium savianum Western Indian Ocean and
Acrochaetium secundatum Northeast Atlantic
Acrochaetium unipes Western Central Atlantic
Rhodochorton purpureum Northeast Atlantic



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