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Family: Ellipsolagenidae (See list of species below)

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46 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Entosolenia lineata
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Exsculptina discrepans
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Exsculptina exsculpta
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Favulina favosopunctata
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Favulina hexagona
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Favulina hexagoniformis
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Favulina melo
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Favulina scalariformis
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Favulina squamosa
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Favulina vadosa
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Fissurina annectens
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Fissurina antiqua
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Fissurina aperta
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Fissurina bispinata
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Fissurina calcar
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Fissurina castanea
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Fissurina castaniformis
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Fissurina circularis
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Fissurina clathrata
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Fissurina colomboensis
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Fissurina fimbriata
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Fissurina furcata
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Fissurina globosocaudata
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Fissurina laevigata
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Fissurina laureata
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Fissurina lucida
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Fissurina periperforata
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Fissurina plebeia
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Fissurina pretiosa
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Fissurina sidebottomi
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Oolina baukalionilla
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Oolina caudigera
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Oolina globosa
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Oolina spiroglobosa
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Oolina stelligera
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Oolina stellula
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Parafissurina admiralis
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Parafissurina aventricosa
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Parafissurina curta
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Parafissurina erecta
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Parafissurina himatiostoma
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Parafissurina kallima
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Parafissurina minuta
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Parafissurina reniformis
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Parafissurina subquadrata
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Parafissurina tectulostoma
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46 Species of Family Ellipsolagenidae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Entosolenia lineata Antarctic Indian Ocean
Exsculptina discrepans Western Central Pacific.
Exsculptina exsculpta Antarctic Indian Ocean
Favulina favosopunctata Western Central Pacific.
Favulina hexagona Antarctic Indian Ocean
Favulina hexagoniformis Western Central Pacific.
Favulina melo Western Central Pacific.
Favulina scalariformis Western Central Pacific.
Favulina squamosa Antarctic Indian Ocean
Favulina vadosa Western Central Pacific.
Fissurina annectens Arctic
Fissurina antiqua Western Central Pacific.
Fissurina aperta Western Central Pacific.
Fissurina bispinata Western Central Pacific.
Fissurina calcar Western Central Pacific.
Fissurina castanea Western Central Pacific.
Fissurina castaniformis Western Central Pacific.
Fissurina circularis Western Central Pacific.
Fissurina clathrata Western Central Pacific.
Fissurina colomboensis Western Central Pacific.
Fissurina fimbriata Antarctic Indian Ocean
Fissurina furcata Western Central Pacific.
Fissurina globosocaudata Western Central Pacific.
Fissurina laevigata Antarctic Indian Ocean
Fissurina laureata Western Central Pacific.
Fissurina lucida Western Central Pacific.
Fissurina periperforata Western Central Pacific.
Fissurina plebeia Western Central Pacific.
Fissurina pretiosa Western Central Pacific.
Fissurina sidebottomi Western Central Pacific.
Oolina baukalionilla Western Central Pacific.
Oolina caudigera Western Central Pacific.
Oolina globosa Arctic and Antarctic Indi
Oolina spiroglobosa Western Central Pacific.
Oolina stelligera Antarctic Indian Ocean
Oolina stellula Western Central Pacific.
Parafissurina admiralis Western Central Pacific.
Parafissurina aventricosa Western Central Pacific.
Parafissurina curta Antarctic Indian Ocean
Parafissurina erecta Western Central Pacific.
Parafissurina himatiostoma Western Central Pacific.
Parafissurina kallima Western Central Pacific.
Parafissurina minuta Western Central Pacific.
Parafissurina reniformis Western Central Pacific.
Parafissurina subquadrata Western Central Pacific.
Parafissurina tectulostoma Arctic



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