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Family: Vaginulinidae (See list of species below)

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24 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)


Astacolus crepidulus
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Astacolus hyalacrulus
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Astacolus neomulticamerata
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Astacolus pacificus
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Astacolus tenuissima
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Lenticulina australis
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Lenticulina calcar
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Lenticulina cultrata
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Lenticulina gibba
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Lenticulina limbosa
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Lenticulina nitida
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Lenticulina orbicularis
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Lenticulina papillosa
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Lenticulina platyrhinos
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Lenticulina serpens
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Lenticulina suborbicularis
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Lenticulina tasmanica
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Lenticulina vortex
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Marginulinopsis bradyi
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Marginulinopsis costata
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Marginulinopsis tenuis
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Spincterules anaglyptus
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Vaginulina legumen
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Vaginulina rheophagica
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24 Species of Family Vaginulinidae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Astacolus crepidulus Southeast Pacific and Ant
Astacolus hyalacrulus Arctic
Astacolus neomulticamerata Western Central Pacific.
Astacolus pacificus Western Central Pacific.
Astacolus tenuissima Western Central Pacific.
Lenticulina australis Western Central Pacific.
Lenticulina calcar Southeast Pacific
Lenticulina cultrata Antarctic Indian Ocean
Lenticulina gibba Western Central Pacific.
Lenticulina limbosa Western Central Pacific.
Lenticulina nitida Western Central Pacific.
Lenticulina orbicularis Western Central Pacific.
Lenticulina papillosa Western Central Pacific.
Lenticulina platyrhinos Western Central Pacific.
Lenticulina serpens Western Central Pacific.
Lenticulina suborbicularis Western Central Pacific.
Lenticulina tasmanica Western Central Pacific.
Lenticulina vortex Western Central Pacific.
Marginulinopsis bradyi Western Central Pacific.
Marginulinopsis costata Antarctic Indian Ocean
Marginulinopsis tenuis Western Central Pacific.
Spincterules anaglyptus Western Central Pacific.
Vaginulina legumen Antarctic Indian Ocean
Vaginulina rheophagica Western Central Pacific.



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