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Family: Asellidae (See list of species below)

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10 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Asellus aquaticus
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Caecidotea alabamensis
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Caecidotea bicrenata
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Proasellus coxalis
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Proasellus gauthieri
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Proasellus hermallensis
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Proasellus hypogeus
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Proasellus monsferratus
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Proasellus thermonyctophilus
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Salmasellus steganothrix
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10 Species of Family Asellidae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Asellus aquaticus Northeast Atlantic and th
Caecidotea alabamensis Western Central Atlantic
Caecidotea bicrenata Western Central Atlantic.
Proasellus coxalis Mediterranean
Proasellus gauthieri Mediterranean Sea
Proasellus hermallensis Northeast Atlantic
Proasellus hypogeus Mediterranean Sea
Proasellus monsferratus Mediterranean Sea
Proasellus thermonyctophilus Mediterranean Sea
Salmasellus steganothrix Alberta, Canada.



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