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Family: Paradoxostomatidae (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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Cytherois ovalis
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Paradoxostoma abbreviatum
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Paradoxostoma angliorum
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Paradoxostoma elegans
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Paradoxostoma fraseri
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Paradoxostoma hypselum
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Paradoxostoma novaecaledoniae
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Paradoxostoma variabile
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Pseudeucythere filiornata
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Xiphichilus complanatus
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10 Species of Family Paradoxostomatidae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Cytherois ovalis Antarctic Indian Ocean
Paradoxostoma abbreviatum Antarctic Indian Ocean
Paradoxostoma angliorum Northeast Atlantic
Paradoxostoma elegans Indo-West Pacific.
Paradoxostoma fraseri Canada
Paradoxostoma hypselum Antarctic Indian Ocean
Paradoxostoma novaecaledoniae Western Central Pacific
Paradoxostoma variabile Northeast Atlantic
Pseudeucythere filiornata Southern Oceans
Xiphichilus complanatus Antarctic Indian Ocean



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