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Family: Prorocentraceae (See list of species below)

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20 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Mesoporos perforatus
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Prorocentrum arenarium
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Prorocentrum belizeanum
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Prorocentrum borbonicum
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Prorocentrum caribbaeum
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Prorocentrum concavum
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Prorocentrum elegans
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Prorocentrum emarginatum
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Prorocentrum foraminosum
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Prorocentrum hoffmannianum
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Prorocentrum levis
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Prorocentrum lima
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Prorocentrum maculosum
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Prorocentrum mexicanum
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Prorocentrum micans
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Prorocentrum reticulatum
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Prorocentrum ruetzlerianum
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Prorocentrum sabulosum
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Prorocentrum sculptile
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Prorocentrum triestinum
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20 Species of Family Prorocentraceae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Mesoporos perforatus Northeast Atlantic
Prorocentrum arenarium Western Central Atlantic
Prorocentrum belizeanum Western Central Atlantic
Prorocentrum borbonicum Western Indian Ocean
Prorocentrum caribbaeum Western Central Atlantic
Prorocentrum concavum Western Central Atlantic
Prorocentrum elegans Western Central Atlantic
Prorocentrum emarginatum Western Central Atlantic
Prorocentrum foraminosum Western Central Atlantic
Prorocentrum hoffmannianum Western Central Atlantic
Prorocentrum levis Western Central Atlantic
Prorocentrum lima Western Central Atlantic
Prorocentrum maculosum Western Central Atlantic
Prorocentrum mexicanum Western Central Atlantic
Prorocentrum micans Indo-Pacific
Prorocentrum reticulatum Northeast Atlantic
Prorocentrum ruetzlerianum Western Central Atlantic
Prorocentrum sabulosum Western Central Atlantic
Prorocentrum sculptile Western Central Atlantic
Prorocentrum triestinum Northeast Atlantic



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