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Family: Heterorhabdidae (See list of species below)

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15 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Heterorhabdus abyssalis
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Heterorhabdus austrinus
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Heterorhabdus caribbeanensis
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Heterorhabdus norvegicus
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Heterorhabdus pacificus
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Heterorhabdus papilliger
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Heterorhabdus spinifer
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Heterorhabdus spinifrons
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Heterorhabdus vipera
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Heterostylites longicornis
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Heterostylites major
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Mesorhabdus brevicaudatus
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Neorhabdus latus
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Paraheterorhabdus compactus
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Paraheterorhabdus robustus
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15 Species of Family Heterorhabdidae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Heterorhabdus abyssalis Western Pacific
Heterorhabdus austrinus Antarctic Atlantic
Heterorhabdus caribbeanensis Southwest Pacific and Nor
Heterorhabdus norvegicus Arctic Ocean.
Heterorhabdus pacificus Pacific Ocean
Heterorhabdus papilliger Western Pacific
Heterorhabdus spinifer Atlantic, Indian and Paci
Heterorhabdus spinifrons Cosmopolitan. Tropical t
Heterorhabdus vipera Northwest Pacific
Heterostylites longicornis Northwest Pacific
Heterostylites major Atlantic, Indian and Paci
Mesorhabdus brevicaudatus Atlantic, Indian and Paci
Neorhabdus latus Atlantic, Indian and Paci
Paraheterorhabdus compactus Arctic
Paraheterorhabdus robustus Atlantic and Pacific Ocea



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